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Night Skies (Widescreen Edition)
Night Skies (Widescreen Edition)
DVD ~ Jason Connery
Offered by Outlet Promotions
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2.0 out of 5 stars Low Budget Horror, not Sci-Fi, May 2, 2015
I thought this was to be a movie about he Phoenix Lights, but it turned out to be a cliche ridden stock horror flick with alien as the monsters. Nothing relevant to the actual happenings of that night. The misleading blurb refers to actual eyewitness accounts of the events, but that is quite misleading. Other than the design of the object, there is no relation.


Earth: An Alien Enterprise: The Shocking Truth Behind the Greatest Cover-Up in Human History
Earth: An Alien Enterprise: The Shocking Truth Behind the Greatest Cover-Up in Human History
by Timothy Good
Edition: Paperback
Price: $13.40
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5.0 out of 5 stars An unusual and interesting approach to the UFO topic, April 24, 2015
It isn't often that I look at books on this topic, but when I saw that it was a Timothy Good book that I hadn't heard about, I had to check it out.
Some years back, I read lots of books on this subject but eventually gave up, as there was just so much tabloid stuff that was just too over-the-top
and I could no longer suspend disbelief. I could not pass up this book once I saw the author's name; curious as to whether Good had had been subsumed by the mountain of trash on the subject. I need not have worried; this book is much in the vein of Leslie Kean's latest book ,which truly redefined the evidence based approach to the UFO. This is a very good read, because Good structures the book by theme, with chapters on rather specific topics, each of which presents evidence which Good has found to be credible based on the sources. Having once served in Britain's government, tasked with gathering information on UFO events in GB, he has sources which have confided information which is not in the public domain, and enhances the cases covered. I enjoyed being able to select a subject by chapter and jump in without having to commit to the entire book. I have read most of the book and am pleased with Good's conservative approach. One of the few current books on the topic that I would recommend.


Unconventional Flying Objects: A Scientific Analysis
Unconventional Flying Objects: A Scientific Analysis
by Paul R. Hill
Edition: Paperback
Price: $19.95
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5.0 out of 5 stars A most credible author, April 20, 2015
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Although author Paul Hill is deceased, he was a NASA engineer and he has left quite a legacy in this book. His explanations of the various commonly observed physical characteristics of the UFO are fascinating, instructive, and while the math is daunting one does not need to understand it to appreciate the concepts. The text is divided into chapters each of which is focused on a single physical characteristic of observed UFOs, and while the math is tough, the text summarizes and explains the gist of the math, and is interesting even to a layman. I very much enjoyed this book.


Economics For Dummies
Economics For Dummies
by Sean Masaki Flynn
Edition: Paperback
Price: $14.95
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5.0 out of 5 stars Nice overview of the basics, April 10, 2015
This review is from: Economics For Dummies (Paperback)
I wish I had read this intro book before my Economics classes way back when. WHAT Flynn does is provide an excellent high level overview of economics from first the micro, then the macro perspectives, and provides an introduction to the lingo and concepts of 'the dismal science' in such a way that we can see the broad concepts of Economics well enough to be prepared for the more advanced aspects covered in college level courses. A nice refresher for those of us way past undergrad studies.


Corporate Finance For Dummies
Corporate Finance For Dummies
by Michael Taillard
Edition: Paperback
Price: $15.09
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4.0 out of 5 stars Nicely done intro for beginners, April 9, 2015
This book was very helpful to me as a liberal arts grad in preparation for my first MBA classes in Finance. The excellent chapter on reading financial statements, and the fine treatment of Valuation of the Firm was at just the right level. I felt well prepared for the first courses in my program. it wa a nice bridge for a neophyte in the world of accounting and finance as it applies to the Firm.


Personal Finance in Your 20s For Dummies
Personal Finance in Your 20s For Dummies
by Eric Tyson
Edition: Paperback
Price: $11.07
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4.0 out of 5 stars Good start for financial neophytes, April 9, 2015
There are few books about personal finance targeted to this particular audience, who are often dealing for the first time with on-the-job benefits such as 401K plans and related matters, not to mention the rent/buy considerations. the value of this book is in recognizing the financial decisions and problems that are unique to this small but very significant slice of life in which decisions are made that can have far reaching consequences. Tyson does a nice job in laying a foundation for ways to think about financial decisions that may impact one for decades.


Investing For Dummies
Investing For Dummies
by Eric Tyson
Edition: Paperback
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4.0 out of 5 stars For beginners only, April 8, 2015
This review is from: Investing For Dummies (Paperback)
This book has a limited audience, but should be helpful to that specific audience...and that audience is limited to those who are absolutely clueless about investing. That is not an overstatement; anyone with even a rudimentary knowledge of investments will find this just too basic.


Annuities For Dummies
Annuities For Dummies
by Kerry H. Pechter
Edition: Paperback
Price: $16.72
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4.0 out of 5 stars Exellent guide to the world of annuities, April 6, 2015
This review is from: Annuities For Dummies (Paperback)
This book provides a guide to the confusing and complex world of annuities. These aren't the boring old fixed annuities that your father bought. The world of annuities has become incredibly complex, and this introduction to the new world of Variable Annuities and the unending variations on this theme is a must have for anyone considering one of these products.


Personal Finance For Seniors For Dummies
Personal Finance For Seniors For Dummies
by Eric Tyson
Edition: Paperback
Price: $15.76
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great resource for Seniors and their children, April 6, 2015
Seniors and their children need to sit down together and plan for the future, and this book Is a good starting point. Providing a high-level framework for a discussion of all the elements of life in the Third Age, this book will point out which areas will need the most creative work and planning in the big changes that come with retirement and downsizing.


Planning For Long-Term Care For Dummies
Planning For Long-Term Care For Dummies
by Carol Levine
Edition: Paperback
Price: $14.88
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5.0 out of 5 stars High level guide to resources, April 6, 2015
This book fill a gap in the general discussion of Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security as it addresses
the real world problem that lurks just beyond the reaches of insurance and Medicaid. Given that one may
become sick and require treatment is the focus of Medicare and Medicaid, but whatever the treatment, the
resulting problem of survival during treatment over the long term for perhaps decades is a very practical one.
This book explores the various possible combinations of solutions to the problem of long term treatment and
living arrangements.


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