Short Fiction The Edgar Wallace Collection Vol 11, v1

This series of amusing short stories was not collected until 2015, although nine of them had appeared in a Wallace collection called "The Undisclosed Client and Other Stories". They are the tales of Police Constable Lee, on the beat in Notting Dale, which was then a notoriously deprived slum squeezed between Notting Hill to the east, Shepherds Bush to the west, and Holland Park to the south. (Modern real estate agents like to pretend the modern gentrified Notting Dale is fashionable Notting ...
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Short Fiction Wallace, Edgar: The Edgar Wallace Collection Vol 11; v1

This series of amusing short stories was not collected until 2015, although nine of them had appeared in a Wallace collection called "The Undisclosed Client and Other Stories". They are the tales of Police Constable Lee, on the beat in Notting Dale, which was then a notoriously deprived slum squeezed between Notting Hill to the east, Shepherds Bush to the west, and Holland Park to the south. (Modern real estate agents like to pretend the modern gentrified Notting Dale is fashionable Notting ...
Tags: Books, Kindle Books, Bush, Lee, Wallace, Simmons, Esquire, KB, Notting Hill, Holland Park, Edgar Wallace, Wallace Edgar, Notting Dale, Jewey, Laggin, Fireless Telegraphy

tutorial on torrents, trackers?

Currently, I am only using SoulSeek to look for ebooks. I have heard there are other even better sources, like Myanonymous.net. But I am not clear on how to set up an account. I have heard that one needs to have a "seedbox." I have no idea what that is. I would really like to join some of these other resources, but need some kind of tutorial.
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MLK Rose

photo © Weeks Roses Close enough. Coretta Scott King Rose (Rosa 'WEKstohoco') This rose was named in 2013 after the wife of Martin Luther King. It's a tall, upright and bushy grandiflora with blooms of a coral-orange hue. It has a spicy tea fragrance and very good disease resistance. Hybridized... [Author: Jane Berger]
Tags: Gardening, Plants, Martin Luther King, Coretta Scott King, Garden Design, Nurseries, Jane Berger, Gardens to Visit, Martin Luther King Rose Garden, Weeks Roses, Coretta Scott King Rose Rosa

SYNC READ status from Calibre Companion via Dropbox

I am on a VPN which does not support Wi-Fi connection between devices so I cannot use Content Server or Wireless Device Connection. Is there a way to have the Read Status and Date in Calibre Companion synced to Calibre via Dropbox? If so, please tell me how! :help:
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added custom column icons render larger than original icons

I'm trying to use column icon rules to map some custom column text to icons: the columns already contains 'Yes' and 'No' and those are displayed as checkmark and cross, respectively, as they should. I'm using copies of those same two icons to create my new icons, and everything works, except that the new icons (which are being placed in the cc_icons directory by calibre, as expected) are being displayed at a slightly larger scale than the original ones. At a glance I'd say they're about 50% bi...
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Please VOTE For Anthony Colandro for the 2019 NRA Board of Directors

Editor's Note: Anthony Colandro has the endorsement of AmmoLand News for election to the 2019 NRA Board of directors. Anthony is the type of no-nonsense Jersey-bull-dog we need fighting for our rights on the NRA-BOD. Bullet vote for Colandro. Anthony Colandro for the 2019 NRA Board of Directors New Jersey – -(AmmoLand.com)- Before I begin, please accept my sincere appreciation for your membership in the NRA. Without you, many Americans would be completely disarmed and politically subjugated ...
Tags: Guns, New Jersey, New York State, Anthony, Jersey, Nra, NRA Board, Eddie Eagle, American Citizens, Gun Rights News, NRA Board Elections, NRA Board of Directors, Association of New Jersey Rifle and Pistol Clubs, Anthony Colandro, Anthony P Colandro, Gun For Hire Radio

Leupold DeltaPoint Pro Micro Red Dot Sight 2.5 MOA – Review

Leupold DeltaPoint Pro U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Since my introduction to red dots on pistols several years ago with the Roland Special, I haven't strayed much from the Trijicon RMR. There have been other mini red dots on the market that have caught my attention, specifically the Shield RMS, Holosun HS507C, and the Leupold DeltaPoint Pro. Since the DeltaPoint Pro has been arguably the strongest competitor to the Trijicon RMR, I wanted to get some quality time with one. Before we get into my ex...
Tags: Guns, Youtube, Psa, Patrick Roberts, Edc, Moa, FN, RMR, Palmetto State Armory, Brownells, Featured Articles, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Leupold, Trijicon RMR, Deltapoint Pro

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: Brand New Streamlight ProTac 90 And TLR-8 G

Good evening everyone and thank you for coming back to TFB’s Friday Night Lights series that covers the world of illumination, night vision, thermal imaging and lasers. Our beam guru Nick Chen will be your regular host of FNL going forward, but I’m filling in tonight to give you an advanced look at two new […] Read More … The post FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: Brand New Streamlight ProTac 90 And TLR-8 G appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Flashlights, TFB, Pistols, Friday Night Lights, Streamlight, Product Announcement, Nick Chen

POTD: Heckler & Koch Roller delayed blowback system

It’s time to get a little bit technical in Today’s Photo Of The Day. You are looking at the Heckler & Koch‘s roller-delayed blow-back systems for the 7.62×51 G3, 9×19 MP5 and the 9×19 P9S. At the bottom you have the bolt from a .308 G3, in the middle one from a 9×19 mm MP5. […] Read More … The post POTD: Heckler & Koch Roller delayed blowback system appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Koch, Photo of the Day, Heckler & Koch, HK G3, HK MP5, Roller Delayed Blowback, Schrombo, HK P9, Koch Roller

Windows won't recognize Kobo

I have a Kobo Aura. I cannot get it Windows to recognize my Kobo on either my laptop (Windows 10) or my husband's desktop (windows 7). The kobo knows when it is plugged in, I press "connect to computer" then I get an error message from Windows 10 telling me usb device not recognized , the last usb device I connected malfunctioned. It has worked in the past intermittently for me. What I've tried tonight: - tried multiple cables, including my husband's Kobo cable (his Kobo works fine BTW and is r...
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Springfield Armory Introduces New XD-E Pistols

In 2019 Springfield Armory are introducing new barrel lengths to its XDE series of pistols. The 9x19mm hammer-fired pistols will now be available in 3.8 and 4.5 inch barrel lengths. The XD-E 3.8 inch weighs in at 24 oz with an overall length of 7.16 inches while the larger 4.5 inch barrel XD-E weighs 25 […] Read More … The post Springfield Armory Introduces New XD-E Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Springfield, Springfield Armory, Pistols, Springfield Armory XDE

Daily Gun Deals: Palmetto State Armory Magpul MOE Lower Build Kit 89.99 FREE S&H

Palmetto State Armory Magpul MOE Lower Build Kit Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- AR builder stock up. Palmetto Armory has a sale on a Magpul lower AR rifle build kit for just $89.99 and FREE shipping.  Just the Magpul grip and stock would cost you $50.00 most everywhere online, so this is a great deal. Includes Mil-Spec MOE Stock, MOE grip, MOE Trigger Guard, Palmetto State Armory Classic Lower Parts Kit and Mil-Spec buffer tube assembly. Everything you need to finish your stripped lower! Palme...
Tags: Guns, Gear, Moe, Palmetto State Armory, Ammoland TV, Mil Spec, Magpul Original Equipment, Daily Gun Deals, AmmoLand News Editors, Palmetto Armory, Includes Mil Spec MOE Stock MOE

Brave New World

Art by A.F. Branco Brave New World USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Brave New World. Liberals always like to remind us we’re all children of immigrants but for many, they didn’t have FREE welfare & food stamps available when they came here for just showing up. Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA)...
Tags: Guns, Washington Post, America, Fox News, Nra, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, A.F. Branco, Gun Cartoons, Citizens Committee, Branco, James Woods Sarah Palin Larry Elder Lars Larson, Branco Brave New World USA Ammoland

M96C Plus sources?

So since Onyx a while ago made their Github private I think, does anyone have sources around here? Thanks!
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is Jailbreaking available yet for

I had trouble finding the answer to this question, so I am asking here. If jailbreaking is not yet available for this model (Paperwhite), any idea when it might be? And where can I find the best instructions on how to do this? Thanks for any help.
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Command line conversion not including metadata in cover generation

Hi, I'm trying to convert files via a batch file, which works fine with just the filename using this syntax: ebook-convert "filename.html" "filename.epub" What I'd like is to add the publisher name to the front cover. In the GUI, I've set the sub-title template to {publisher}, and unchecked the 'get metadata from file only' option. When I generate covers from the GUI, it works. But when I run it from the CLI or batch the metadata isn't added to the cover. The syntax I'm using is: ebook-conver...
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Paintings at the Art Institute of Chicago now Online

“City Park” by William Merritt Chase. Credit: Art Institute of Chicago Great news for art lovers and beauty-lovers of all types. Through its recent website redesign, the Art Institute of Chicago has given us all the chance to experience great works online, in high resolution and the ability to zoom in for detail. Here’s the collection. “Gasthof zur Muldentalsperre” by Peter Doig. Credit: Art Institute of Chicago This gift to art-lovers was released into the public domain, which m...
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City of Austin Taken to Court for Violating Texas Law on Carry Rights

City of Austin Taken to Court for Violating Texas Law on Carry Rights Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- – Recently re-elected in November 2018, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is taking scofflaw counties and cities to court. The subordinate government entities refuse to conform to a  reform of Texas gun law. In 2015, the Texas government passed an open carry statute. The statute went into effect on 1 January 2016. Part of the statute was to prohibit subordinate units of Texas government, such ...
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Bersa Announces five new Threaded Barrel models for 2019

Bersa Thunder pistol with Threaded Barrel  Wanamassa, NJ (Ammoland.com) – Eagle Imports, Inc. , the exclusive distributor of Bersa products, have listened to the sounds of silence, and ha ve responded by producing threaded barrel versions of their most popular Bersa pistols: the BP9CC, Thunder .380 and .22, and the newest and hottest Bersa models, the TPR9 and TPR9C. The suppressor-ready Bersa’s will be available in the spring of 2019. Bersa BP9CC with Threaded Barrel The advances in su...
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Mystery and Crime Kabel, Walther: Harald Harst (031) - Eine leere Streichholz. V1.0 [German] 18.01.2019

Eine leere Streichholzschachtel. In die Zeit unseres Aufenthaltes in der hinterindischen Hafenstadt Singapore fällt auch unser Abenteuer mit der leeren Zündholzschachtel. Ich will es an dieser Stelle einfügen, obwohl es mit unserem Kampfe gegen Eugenie Malcapier, unsere rotblonde Feindin, nur lose zusammenhängt. Immerhin beleuchtet es die verbrecherische Vielseitigkeit dieses schönen Weibes noch heller und gibt dem Leser eine interessante Ergänzung des Charakterbildes dieser fraglos hochintelli...
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Online Applications For Arizona 2019 Pronghorn, Elk Hunts Being Accepted

Arizona-game-and-fish PHOENIX  -(Ammoland.com)-  The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) now is accepting online applications for 2019 hunt permit-tags issued through the draw process for pronghorn and elk. To apply online, visit www.azgfd.gov and click on “Apply for a Draw.” For an overview of the online application service, including license requirements, applying for bonus points and payment information, see Page 10 of the “2019 Pronghorn Antelope and Elk Hunt Draw Information” bookle...
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SIG SAUER Introduces the MCX Rattler Canebrake

SIG SAUER Introduces the MCX Rattler Canebrake Newington, N.H. –-(Ammoland.com)- SIG SAUER Inc. is pleased to Introduce the MCX Rattler Canebrake, the newest addition to the MCX family. “The MCX Rattler Canebrake was created for those that desire the MCX as a suppressed system and eliminates the need to purchase additional components to do so,” said Tom Taylor, Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, Commercial Sales, SIG SAUER, Inc. “The Rattler Canebrake comes with a factory i...
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Is Booxtor still around?

So he seems to not have been around for a while, has anything happened?
Tags: Books, Onyx Boox

Oasis 1 internal battery, three years in

I bought an Oasis in May of 2016, and had an unfortunate warranty replacement four months later when I dropped it in the road and a car ran over it. The refurbished replacement has now been running for over two and a half years with heavy use every single day and God knows how many partial charges from 40-60% or thereabouts, and its warranty is running out: the internal battery seemed to be growing much worse (and *drastically* worse after the update to 5.10.2), with charging case charges showin...
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Red Flag Bill Submitted In South Carolina

U.S.A. – An Extreme Risk Protection Order Bill (ERPO) has been submitted in the gun friendly state of South Carolina. This unconstitutional Red Flag Bill has been submitted by Democrat Representative Ivory Thigpen under H3275, entitled “Seizure of Firearms and Ammunition from a Person Posing a Risk of Imminent Personal Injury to Self or Others”. You can read this bill  HERE: https://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess123_2019-2020/bills/3275.htm There are already 13 states that have passed these law...
Tags: Guns, Gun Control, Bill, South Carolina, Gun Rights News, Gun Confiscation, ERPO, Red Flag Laws, Jared J Yanis, Ivory Thigpen, South Carolina State Legislators

A word of thanks to all the devs

Through my own stupidity, I had to reset my voyage and lost my jailbreak. I'm now stuck with stock firmware and remembering how much less useable it is for me without the jailbreak and customizations. (My vision is 20/200 at best and I spend a lot time tweaking the UI to what I need to be, which isn't possible without the jailbreak.) As usual, you don't fully appreciate how good a thing is till you lose it :/ But yeah, I want to say thanks to all the devs who've done great work over the years to...
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Goes Back A Page

Occasionally, and for no reason that I can determine, when I hit the right side of my screen to go forward a page, instead, it goes back a page. This behavior is really annoying. My wife, who has the previous model Nook, says hers occasionally does the same thing. Is this a known problem or behavior with Nooks? Is there a way to fix this?
Tags: Books, Barnes & Noble NOOK

Obsession Bows Introduces The Compact Fx30 Bow

Obsession-Bows-New-FX30 Jeffersonville, GA  -(Ammoland.com)- Challenges facing archers today: 1) Confined terrain 2) Narrow tree stands 3) Hunting blinds. Solution for archers facing these issues: Obsession Bows new FX30. Built to overcome challenging hunting situations where space is at a minimum without sacrificing speed and comfort. The FX30 is just 30” axle-to-axle and is truly the Eastern hunter’s dream “We are in touch with Obsession Bow users every day and we consistently hear them pra...
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Hello everyone, my name is David. I am a life and performance coach interested in philosophy, psychology, history, people, dogs and wine. I write self-help books as well as historical novels. I live in Kent in the UK with my wife and two dogs Tommy a Patterdale terrier and Jem a sort of Bichon who we rescued last year.
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