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Wrong Place, Right Time
Author: Michael J. Macoun
Publisher: The Radcliffe Press
ISBN: 1860640192
Pages: 184
Year: 1996-10-15
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Born into overseas service, the author trained in the Metropolitan police and joined the Colonial Police service in Tanganyika. This book examines the role of the police service in parts of the British empire abroad, based upon the author's experiences. During World War II, he was involved in the internment of Nazi sympathizers, and as Superintendent of Police in Dar Es Salaam he had to cope with civil and industrial unrest resulting from the end of the war and demobilization. However, as Inspector General of Police in Uganda, the author faced independence campaigns, rebellion, mutiny, incursions from unstable neighbouring states, influxes of refugees and the effective localization of the Ugandan police.
Wrong Place, Right Time
Author: Elle Casey
Publisher: Montlake Romance
ISBN: 1503936546
Pages: 358
Year: 2016-07-05
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Jenny's single-parent life revolves around her kids and her job, which means that hours of Animal Planet and strings of computer code are about all she has time for. Not that Jenny's looking for adventure or romance--she's the type of woman who believes in playing it safe. When Jenny is called upon to do some consulting for the Bourbon Street Boys--a New Orleans private security firm--she knows she should stay away. They conduct surveillance on known criminals and put themselves in harm's way pretty much every day, so No is the obvious answer...Problem is, there's a guy on the team with a body to die for and a dimple that just won't quit luring Jenny in, tempting her to throw all caution to the wind. Will Jenny take the risk or will she do what she's always done--play it safe and wait for the right time?
Wrong Place, Right Time
Author: A. T. Brennan
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1542429706
Pages: 290
Year: 2017-01-08
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Kenzie Smoak has been trying to be invisible since escaping an abusive relationship five years ago. She's a typical girl with a few extra pounds, a tendency to overthink things, and nearly crippling social anxiety. Kenzie thought she had her life under control, until the night she found herself in the wrong place at the right time. Tyler Davidson has been floating and trying to survive since leaving the military five years ago. Left with a disfigured leg and a serious case of PTSD, he's doing his best to pretend that he's fine and still the handsome and charismatic playboy he was before his injury. After being involved in an armed robbery together, Kenzie and Tyler begin an emotional and turbulent journey of personal discovery and emotional ups and downs. Will her low sense of worth and his inability to truly give in to his emotions be their undoing? Or will they be able to put the past behind them and move forward together?
Wrong Place, Right Time
Author: April Kelley
Publisher: eXtasy Books
ISBN: 1487413947
Pages: 86
Year: 2017-07-14
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He only knows one way of life, and that’s hand to mouth, but when a soldier offers him something better, it’s difficult to trust something so freely given. Uri Etters is very good at getting himself into trouble. Good thing for him he knows how to handle most criminals. He finds himself in need of a rescue when some territorial crow shifters think he’s an enemy spy. Virion might have swooped in and saved the day, but it’s been Uri’s experience that nothing comes free, not even from a respected Rogue soldier. Uri discovers love comes easier than trust.
Wrong Place-right Time---peacekeeping in Afghanistan, Sudan, Iraq and Somalia
Author: R. Quejas-Risdon
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1456716581
Pages: 320
Year: 2011-01
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While entertaining and occasionally humorous, this book also delivers a punch in the gut as it takes you across three continents and documents real life in the most dangerous areas of the world.Somalia -the most dangerous place on earth? A grenade attack, the downing of U.S. Blackhawks and negotiating under live fire in the Mogadishu Airport are only the start of the tumultuous career of a U.N. Peacekeeper and his family.Iraq- Narrowly escaping arrest by Saddam's police, the author then takes an assignment in New York only to witness firsthand the attacks and devastation of 9/11.Afghanistan- The prima donna of U.N. missions. What is otherwise a "mission impossible" is made bearable by the hijinks of other staff members and Jimmy, a scruffy German Sheppard dog befriended by the author.Sudan- As a Head of Office in oil rich central Sudan the author uses diplomatic skills in a stand off between rebels and Sudanese military. Forced to fend for themselves, the staff members operate an underground supply system reminiscent of "Catch 22" providing a humorous but little know view of life as a peacekeeper.The Future of Peacekeeping- The author identifies the biggest problems facing U.N. Peacekeeping if it is to remain viable. He also argues that the critical changes required for its own survival may not even be within the authority of DPKO to make.Filled with personal photos and informative maps this is a factual, vivid and entertaining account of the highs and lows of an international life.
Greenport
Author: Roselle Borrelli
Publisher: Page Publishing Inc
ISBN: 1640820434
Pages: 152
Year: 2017-09-27
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Greenport: The Right Place at the Wrong Time, a historical tale by Roselle Borrelli, is a story about a house, a family, a builder, and some of the people who lived in the village of Greenport from approximately 1830s to early 1900s. It is a true historical account of the happenings in Greenport based mostly on a compilation of facts in the local historical newspapers. With all the facts in order, the story weaves its tale based on the author’s own unique, odd, and paranormal experiences within the home. How the facts come to unravel their tale is all part of the investigation into the lives of Andrew J. Wiggins and Orange H. Cleaves. These two important men of Greenport Village, although having lived nearly 150 years ago, come to life on the pages of the book. The two men’s lives become revealed to the author who happens to be the owner of the house where it all took place. The Right Place at The Wrong Time describes the author’s sensation of being the perfect person to live in the house, but understands that she might have arrived late, maybe 150 years late. That being said, the story tells a tale of odd occurrences, leads, and coincidences that will have you convinced there might just be something else going on than that which meets the eye.
Wrong Place, Right Time
Author: Brooke Williams
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1543193463
Pages: 194
Year: 2017-03-30
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Wrong Place, Right Time is a humorous, light romance about TV traffic reporter, Kate Covington. After admitting she is in love with her best friend, Brian, Kate barges into a Las Vegas wedding chapel to stop him from getting married. When the bride storms out, Kate see that she interrupted the wrong wedding. The groom, Chad Leida, who needs to marry before turning 30 in order to inherit his family fortune, has an intriguing offer for Kate. Marry him and spend a year as his wife for a million dollars. Kate, who is greatly in debt and believes her friend has already married considers the offer. Once Kate makes her spontaneous decision, her life is on the fast track and the real adventure begins. Caught between two men, she begins to realize that though she turned up in the Wrong Place, she might have arrived just at the Right Time.
The Wrong Place at the Right Time
Author: Barb Ege
Publisher:
ISBN: 1387654802
Pages: 196
Year: 2018-04-20
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The true story of my Mom's life. From growing up on a dairy farm with seven siblings to surviving a coup in Haiti, life has been an adventure. She survived a brutal assault that nearly took her life, a near fatal car crash, and was witness to more than one miracle. Read about 85+ years of adventure from an unstoppable women who has left a profound mark on hundreds of lives.
Cafe Society
Author: Barney Josephson, Terry Trilling-Josephson
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252095839
Pages: 456
Year: 2009-03-12
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Set against the drama of the Great Depression, the conflict of American race relations, and the inquisitions of the House Un-American Activities Committee, Cafe Society tells the personal history of Barney Josephson, proprietor of the legendary interracial New York City night clubs Cafe Society Downtown and Cafe Society Uptown and their successor, The Cookery. Famously known as "the wrong place for the Right people," Cafe Society featured the cream of jazz and blues performers--among whom were Billie Holiday, Big Joe Turner, Lester Young, Buck Clayton, Big Sid Catlett, and Mary Lou Williams--as well as comedy stars Imogene Coca, Zero Mostel, and Jack Gilford, the boogie-woogie pianists, and legendary gospel and folk artists. A trailblazer in many ways, Josephson welcomed black and white artists alike to perform for mixed audiences in a venue whose walls were festooned with artistic and satiric murals lampooning what was then called "high society." Featuring scores of photographs that illustrate the vibrant cast of characters in Josephson's life, this exceptional book speaks richly about Cafe Society's revolutionary innovations and creativity, inspired by the vision of one remarkable man.
Wrong Place Right Time
Author: Ravette Wynters
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1723129011
Pages: 270
Year: 2018-08-04
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High barbed wire fences, railroad tracks, barking dogs. As well as the many looks of confusion and fear. One by one the prisoners who held these very looks would be lead to their deaths. Who would do such a thing? No other than the guards of Auschwitz. Who exactly were these people? Cruel people with a sadistic drive? For some the answer would be yes. However others were just ordinary people looking for a job and a way to serve. Gisela Heissler is new to Auschwitz with a couple of goals already in mind. To make a name for herself and for her family to be proud of her. Quickly she realizes that being an Aufseherin at Auschwitz means much more than just overseeing prisoners. The grounds of the camp hold just as much drama as any other work place.
Atomic Farmgirl
Author: Teri Hein
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0618302417
Pages: 255
Year: 2003
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Recounts the author's childhood during the 1950s and 1960s as the granddaughter of German Lutheran homesteaders in rural Washington, during which she experienced farm life and Cold-War patriotism while her community was unwittingly threatened by the Hanford Nuclear Reservation. Reprint.
The Z Factor: My Journey as the Wrong Man at the Right Time
Author: Subhash Chandra, Pranjal Sharma
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9351773256
Pages: 296
Year: 2016-01-10
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The pioneer who gate-crashed his way to the top Subhash Chandra, the promoter of Essel/ Zee Group, is an unlikely mogul. Hailing from a small town in Haryana, where his family ran grain mills, Chandra has been a perennial outsider, repeatedly aiming high and breaking into businesses where he was considered an interloper. Starting work as a teen to pay off family debts, Chandra had to rely on bluff, gumption and sheer hard toil to turn things around. A little bit of luck and political patronage saw him make a fortune in rice exports to the erstwhile USSR. Always a risk-taker, Chandra then had the vision of getting into broadcasting early, even as established media players failed to see its potential. His Zee TV, India's first private Indian TV channel, changed the rules of the game and tickled the fancy of a public starved of entertainment. Several gutsy initiatives followed, though not all of them were successful. Chandra's attempts to launch satellite telephony and a cricket league came a cropper. But the man continues to reinvent himself; he is now also focusing on infrastructure and smart cities. This is an unusually candid memoir of a truly desi self-made businessman who came to Delhi at age twenty with seventeen rupees in his pocket. Today, he has a net worth of $6.3 billion and annual group revenues of about $3 billion.
The Right Place at the Wrong Time
Author: Corné Krige, Peter Bills
Publisher: Zebra
ISBN: 1770070974
Pages: 221
Year: 2005
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Few South African rugby players have evoked such strong emotions from fans and opponents alike as Corne Krige. Often brilliant, sometimes controversial, always committed, Krige played every game with passion and guts, leading from the front."
Right is Wrong
Author: Arianna Huffington
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: 0307270203
Pages: 400
Year: 2008-04-29
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With her trademark passion, intelligence, and devastating wit, Huffington Post editor in chief Arianna Huffington tackles the issues that are crucial to this year’s presidential election and, even more so, to the fate of the country. Huffington makes the case that America has been hijacked from within by a radical element—the “lunatic fringe” of the Right that has taken over the Republican Party. Despite holding views at odds with the majority of Americans, these zealots have given us an endless war in Iraq, a sputtering economy, a health care system on life support, a war on science and reason, and an immoral embrace of torture. But they haven’t done it on their own: they have been enabled by a compliant media that act as if there is no such thing as truth and are more interested in cozying up to those in power than in holding them accountable, and by feckless Democrats who have allowed themselves to be intimidated into backing down again and again. Both a withering indictment and a hopeful call to arms, Right Is Wrong is an explosive, boldly incisive work that will help set the national agenda. From the Hardcover edition.
The Right Wrong Man
Author: Lawrence Douglas
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400873150
Pages: 352
Year: 2016-01-12
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In 2009, Harper's Magazine sent war-crimes expert Lawrence Douglas to Munich to cover the last chapter of the lengthiest case ever to arise from the Holocaust: the trial of eighty-nine-year-old John Demjanjuk. Demjanjuk’s legal odyssey began in 1975, when American investigators received evidence alleging that the Cleveland autoworker and naturalized US citizen had collaborated in Nazi genocide. In the years that followed, Demjanjuk was stripped of his American citizenship and sentenced to death by a Jerusalem court as "Ivan the Terrible" of Treblinka—only to be cleared in one of the most notorious cases of mistaken identity in legal history. Finally, in 2011, after eighteen months of trial, a court in Munich convicted the native Ukrainian of assisting Hitler’s SS in the murder of 28,060 Jews at Sobibor, a death camp in eastern Poland. An award-winning novelist as well as legal scholar, Douglas offers a compulsively readable history of Demjanjuk’s bizarre case. The Right Wrong Man is both a gripping eyewitness account of the last major Holocaust trial to galvanize world attention and a vital meditation on the law’s effort to bring legal closure to the most horrific chapter in modern history.

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