Binky to the Rescue

A graphic novel series featuring a loveable and delusional house cat named Binky, who, while in hot pursuit of an alien wanderer (a bug), falls out of the space station porthole (the bathroom window) and finds himself in outer space ...

Author: Ashley Spires

Publisher: Kids Can Press Ltd

ISBN: 1554535972

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

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A graphic novel series featuring a loveable and delusional house cat named Binky, who, while in hot pursuit of an alien wanderer (a bug), falls out of the space station porthole (the bathroom window) and finds himself in outer space (outside the house).

The Rescue of Streetcar 304

It was too early to waste my battery before the rescue force was in place, so I turned the radio off. During the next thirty minutes, I listened as Nail's ...

Author: Kenny Fields

Publisher: Naval Institute Press

ISBN: 1612510078

Category: History

Page: 311

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On 31 May 1968, Navy Lt. Kenny Fields catapulted off USS America, in his A-7 Corsair II on his first combat mission. His target was in Laos, which at the time was officially off-limits for U.S. attacks. Fields call sign Streetcar 304 was the first to roll in and destroyed the target with a direct hit. Three AAA guns began to fire, but, following his wingman, he rolled in again. This time many more AAA guns opened up and Fields was shot down hitting the ground with enemy troop in hot pursuit. The Rescue of Streetcar 304 is Fields exhilarating narrative of the 40-hour ordeal that followed, in what turned out to be one of the largest and harrowing air rescues of the war. Before it was over, the U.S. Air Force had flown 189 sorties to rescue Fields, and in the process four pilots had ejected, seven planes were lost or heavily damaged, and one pilot became a POW for five years. This tale of a Navy fighter pilot s escape and rescue is a gripping story of courage and brotherhood during the Vietnam War.

To the Rescue

Author: Nancy Baker



Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 101

View: 836

A step-by-step planning guide to help junior and senior high school students learn better, discussing such areas as motivation, goals, study environment, classroom behavior, and special projects.

Firefighters to the Rescue

Kersten R. Hamilton. ``f_t* 'г ` kr 'Jv . ` "" " ._",‚«‚ Hеаг them yell Hear them shout '#ßc„.`:. riizefieiiieizs то me RESCUE.

Author: Kersten R. Hamilton

Publisher: Viking Juvenile


Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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With the lights flashing and the sirens blaring, the firefighters race through town on their fully-equipped truck to reach the scene and make their next big rescue, in a colorfully illustrated picture book about a day-in-the-life of fire fighting heroes.

Japan to the Rescue

Author: Humphrey McQueen

Publisher: Port Melbourne, Vic. : W. Heinemann Australia


Category: Asia

Page: 390

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Examines Australia's relationship with Japan and the need to reconsider our historical attitudes with both Japan and the USA in the context of regional stability and defence. Includes a detailed bibliography. The author is a freelance historian widely known for his writings and radio commentaries.

Hilary to the Rescue

Author: Jennifer Armstrong

Publisher: Skylark

ISBN: 9780553158120

Category: Handicapped children

Page: 96

View: 975

When Hilary Burr, the horse expert of Pets, Inc., is given the task of looking after the horses at Stanton Hill Stables, she encounters Jet, a beautiful Arabian filly, and Mark, a disabled boy whom Hilary teaches to ride horses.

Fred to the Rescue

Author: Leslie McGuire

Publisher: Ballantine Books

ISBN: 9780449905012

Category: Swine

Page: 71

View: 320

Fred, a lovable and galumphing St. Bernard dog who can read, carries out his great mission in life--to protect his family from situations that he thinks are dangerous

Flying to the Rescue

Author: Franklin W. Dixon



Category: Aeronautics

Page: 216

View: 473

The Ted Scott stories is an aviator adventure series based on real-life heroes Lindbergh, Commander Byrd, Clarence Chamberlin and others.

The Rescue of Danish Jewry

... of documents from the Swedish Foreign Ministry , JM / 1219 . NOTES Notes INTRODUCTION ( For full references see Bibliography ) THE RESCUE OF DANISH TE W RY.

Author: Leni Yahil

Publisher: Jewish Publication Society


Category: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)

Page: 536

View: 268

Bog om de danske jøders flugt til Sverige i oktober 1943, jødernes historie i Danmark, den tyske besættelse og den danske modstandsbevægelse. Der gennemgås det politiske liv i landet med den danske samarbejdspolitiks sammenbrud, den dansk nazisme og anti-semitisme og deportation til koncentraionslejren Theresienstadt. Bogen fortæller også om livet som flygtning i Sverige samt i det befriede Danmark.

The Rescue of Joshua Glover

The rescue of Joshua Glover : a fugitive slave, the constitution, and the coming of the civil war / H. Robert Baker. p. cm. — (Ohio University Press series ...

Author: H. Robert Baker



Category: Law

Page: 260

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The events leading up o the Civil War included the lawful capture and then the “unlawful” release by force of a fugitive slave by a mob of sympathizers outside a Milwaukee courthouse. This book looks at the ensuing trial between the state and federal government over the constitution-ality of the fugitive slave act.