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2 BUTTONS Portable REMOTE KEY FOB CASE for UNCUT TOYOTA COROLLA RAV4 Avalon,Celica, Land cruiser 100, Echo, Supra, Highlander,Tundra,Sienna,TAC
2 BUTTONS Portable REMOTE KEY FOB CASE for UNCUT TOYOTA COROLLA RAV4 Avalon,Celica, Land cruiser 100, Echo, Supra, Highlander,Tundra,Sienna,TAC
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Beware exact dimensions, 1 April 2013
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So had a few challenges with this replacement key. The whole key was a fraction larger than it should have been, to they eye it is ok, but when you measure it, its out. Thankfully the locksmith I used was skilled enough to remachine it back down to size so it actually fitted. However in reality the hastle wasn't worth the saving and I should have just gone direct to the locksmith in the first place!


Beyond Band of Brothers: The War Memoirs of Major Dick Winters
Beyond Band of Brothers: The War Memoirs of Major Dick Winters
by Dick Winters
Edition: Hardcover

63 of 63 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent read, 25 Aug 2006
I've read Band of Brothers, and watched the DVD (on numerous occasions). Reading this book continued my interest! It comes across loud and clear that although proud of his achievements during the war, he is very humble, and was just doing what he expected everyone else to be doing.

His views on leadership are very interesting, and anyone who looks after anyone, whether in business, sport or military should read it. Lead from the front and set the standards you expect, both at work, and in your personal time.

He is a quiet, personal and religious man, who has reflected very well on his past.

Good read, totally recommend it!
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Undaunted Courage: The Pioneering First Mission to Explore America's Wild Frontier: The Pioneering First Mission to Explore America's Western Wilderness
Undaunted Courage: The Pioneering First Mission to Explore America's Wild Frontier: The Pioneering First Mission to Explore America's Western Wilderness
by Stephen E. Ambrose
Edition: Paperback

11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Difficult but interesting read, 12 Jun 2006
I bought this book because I realised that while at school in the UK I was actually taught nothing about how America went from being discovered to become a giant from Atlantic to Pacific.

My entire schooling on this subject could be fitted into one paragraph: 'America was found... some people settled there... they rebelled against English (Boston Tea Party)... Revolution... civil war... giant country'. Everything else I picked up from travelling, TV, books, films etc. And I had to start filling in the blanks.

So I opened this book interested in what happened to expand the US between the Revolution and the Civil war (which too often is taught as one event in the UK making it hard to understand). The book basically follows Captain Meriweather Lewis, a Virginian gent, who was friends with then president Jefferson. It chronicles Lewis's upbringing and education, as well as Jeffersons desire to expand the States without bloodshed. An expedition is long muted, to travel from the east up the Missouri, through Indian country (making friends on the way) and hopefully find an all water route to the Pacific.

Essentially the book breaks down into four parts; 1 the introduction and build up to leaving, 2 the outward journey, 3 the return leg, 4 what happened afterwards.

The first and final parts are exceptionally difficult to read, much of the text is quotations from letters, and it isnt the easiest to read. Written English from 1800s had no formal spelling, and is often extremely wordy and convoluted.

However, please try to work through the start and get to the actual journey. This is fantastic, it really shows insite into how Lewis and partner Clark felt, what they saw, experienced, feared etc. A superb story, and an amazing one at that. I was facinated, and didnt want to put the book down. I always wanted to see what was around the next bend in the river, whether the next nation of Indians would welcome them, whether all would survive.

Apart from difficulty with some of the language (might be helpful having a thesaurus and or dictionary handy), the one thing which really spoilt this was the lack of information after the expedition. It is more focused on the downfall of Lewis and the fate of his journals.

It would be brilliant to have another chapter giving brief details of the American - Indian relations in the following ten-fifteen years, and whether any of Lewis's suggestions and policies on the subject ever came into play or ever worked.

Otherwise, a very interesting book from Mr Ambrose to add to Band of Brothers as a most memorable read from him.


Nearly Reached the Sky: West Ham United 1989-2005
Nearly Reached the Sky: West Ham United 1989-2005
by Steve Blowers
Edition: Paperback

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent!, 12 May 2006
This is one of the best books on West Ham I have ever read. It provides a detailed history of the club from 1989 and the sacking of John Lyall, through the turbulence of Lou Macari, the promotion and relegation under Bonds, the spend spend spend era under Harry, the relegation under Roeder and the promotion under Pardew in the Play-off final in 2005.

It provides insight with quotes from players, managers, staff past and present.

It really made me remember players and events I had long since forgotten about.

A very entertaining and occasionally humerous book. A must for any hammer!


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