Chase

Chase
Author: Linwood Barclay
Release: 2017-07-11
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9780143198765
Language: en
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The Incredible Journey meets Gordon Korman's On the Run in this exciting middle-grade thriller. Chipper is a very special dog. He's part of a multi-million dollar experiment at a secret organization known only as The Institute. The Institute has been experimenting with dogs, melding them with state-of-the-art computer technology. But there's a problem with Chipper. His natural dog instincts often overrule his computer side. No matter what he's doing, if he sees a squirrel or a mouse, he'll drop everything to chase it. So The Institute has decided it's time to pull the plug on Chipper. Chipper manages a daring escape with a destination in mind, but a team from the Institute, led by the cold-hearted Daggert, is hot on his heels. Twelve-year-old Jeff Conroy lives with his aunt and helps run her business, a lakeside cabin-rental operation that caters to fishermen. Jeff desperately misses his parents, who were killed in a plane crash a year earlier. But at least he's made one friend: Emily, whose ex-cop father owns a similar business down the lake. And Emily, a computer whiz, has the coolest fort ever: a trackless, abandoned train station in the middle of the forest. After eluding his would-be captors, Chipper boards a bus and ends up in the country, only to be hit by a truck that Jeff is driving (underage). Jeff takes Chipper to the train station to nurse him back to health, and it's here that he and Emily discover a computer port in Chipper's collar, and once Emily hooks her laptop to it, she and Jeff discovers that Chipper's arrival is not random. He has been looking for Jeff -- and now so is Daggert ...

The Truth We Chase

The Truth We Chase
Author: Carl Richards
Release: 2020-04-13
Editor: Carl Richards
Pages: 232
ISBN:
Language: en
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When Joseph Joshua Ryebank (JJ) moved to America he brought three things with him; his possessions, his girlfriend and... a secret. Fast forward four years. JJ has a successful career in New York; a wide circle of friends, more money than he could have ever imagined and his past life in England has been consigned to history. That is until one day when, out of the blue, an email arrives from his childhood friend Jill, who he hasn't seen for seventeen years. She wants to meet. This leaves JJ with a dilemma as their past and his secret are intertwined. Was the email just to rekindle their friendship or is he being lured back because others know his secret too? His decision to return to England was his first mistake. What will he do with his new life now that he has his old life back?

The Chase

The Chase
Author: Elle Kennedy
Release: 2018-08-06
Editor: Elle Kennedy Inc.
Pages: 427
ISBN: 9780994054456
Language: en
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Wrestling at the Chase

Wrestling at the Chase
Author: Larry Matysik
Release: 2005
Editor: ECW Press
Pages: 267
ISBN: 9781550226843
Language: en
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St. Louis was the capital and Muchnick the ruler of pro wrestling before Vince McMahon's World Wrestling Entertainment took over. Muchnick and St. Louis paved the way for the multi-billion-dollar sports entertainment industry broadcast worldwide from the stadia and showpiece venues of the States. The centre of this magical operation was a TV programme called Wrestling at the Chase', which ran from 1959 to 1983 from the majestic Chase Hotel. Matysik, Muchnick's protege and longtime ringside announcer, recalls with touching fondness the legends of his time.'

Chase

Chase
Author: Linwood Barclay
Release: 2018-05-08
Editor: Puffin Canada
Pages: 256
ISBN: 0143198777
Language: en
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"Chipper is a very special dog. He's part of a multi-million-dollar experiment at a secret organization known only as The Institute. The Institute has been experimenting with dogs, melding them with state-of-the-art computer technology. But there's a problem with Chipper. His natural dog instincts often overrule his computer side. No matter what he's doing, if he sees a squirrel or a mouse, he'll drop everything to chase it. So The Institute has decided it's time to pull the plug on Chipper. Chipper manages a daring escape with a destination in mind, but a team from The Institute, led by the cold-hearted Daggert, is hot on his heels. Twelve-year-old Jeff Conroy lives with his aunt and helps run her lakeside cabin-rental business. Jeff desperately misses his parents, who were killed in a plane crash a year earlier. But at least he's made one friend: Emily, a computer whiz, has the coolest fort ever: a trackless, abandoned train station in the middle of the forest. After eluding his would-be captors, Chipper boards a bus to the country that ends up taking him to Jeff and Emily, discover a computer port in Chipper's collar. Chipper's arrival is not random, it turns out. He has been looking for Jeff - and now so is Daggert ..."--

Horace Chase

Horace Chase
Author: Constance Fenimore Woolson
Release: 1894
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 440
ISBN: UOM:39015038806322
Language: en
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Salmon P Chase

Salmon P  Chase
Author: Walter Stahr
Release: 2022-02-22
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 848
ISBN: 9781501199257
Language: en
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An NPR Best Book of 2022 From an acclaimed New York Times bestselling biographer, an “eloquently written, impeccably researched, and intensely moving” (The Wall Street Journal) reassessment of Abraham Lincoln’s indispensable Secretary of the Treasury: a leading proponent for black rights during his years in cabinet and later as Chief Justice of the United States. Salmon P. Chase is best remembered as a rival of Lincoln’s for the Republican nomination in 1860—but there would not have been a national Republican Party, and Lincoln could not have won the presidency, were it not for the groundwork Chase laid over the previous two decades. Starting in the early 1840s, long before Lincoln was speaking out against slavery, Chase was forming and leading antislavery parties. He represented fugitive slaves so often in his law practice that he was known as the attorney general for runaway negroes. Tapped by Lincoln to become Secretary of the Treasury, Chase would soon prove vital to the Civil War effort, raising the billions of dollars that allowed the Union to win the war while also pressing the president to recognize black rights. When Lincoln had the chance to appoint a chief justice in 1864, he chose his faithful rival because he was sure Chase would make the right decisions on the difficult racial, political, and economic issues the Supreme Court would confront during Reconstruction. Drawing on previously overlooked sources, Walter Stahr offers a “revelatory” (The Christian Science Monitor) new look at the pivotal events of the Civil War and its aftermath, and a “superb” (James McPherson), “magisterial” (Amanda Foreman) account of a complex forgotten man at the center of the fight for racial justice in 19th century America.

Diary and Correspondence of Salmon P Chase

Diary and Correspondence of Salmon P  Chase
Author: Salmon Portland Chase
Release: 1903
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 527
ISBN: UOM:49015002144526
Language: en
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The Chase

The Chase
Author: Lynsay Sands
Release: 2010-06-22
Editor: Harper Collins
Pages: 400
ISBN: 9780062013262
Language: en
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“You can’t help but fall in love with Lynsay Sands!” —Christina Dodd New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Lynsay Sands “hits all the right notes” (Suzanne Enoch) whether she’s penning passionate tales of the Argeneau vampire family or transporting her readers to the Scottish Highlands. In her charming historical romance classic The Chase, a beautiful Highlands hellion flees the handsome “English devil” she’s been promised to, and her intended groom realizes that his enchanting prize will be much harder to win than he imagined. Lynsay’s loyal readers, as well as fans of Hannah Howell and Kinley MacGregor will adore The Chase…as well as the very sexy capture!

The Chase

The Chase
Author: John Donald Wilson
Release: 1986
Editor: Harvard Business Review Press
Pages: 432
ISBN: STANFORD:36105038071689
Language: en
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Traces the history of the Chase Manhattan Bank, describes the many crises it has faced, and explains how the bank became a world economic force

Base Closure of Naval Air Station Chase Field

Base Closure of Naval Air Station Chase Field
Author: Anonim
Release: 1990
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 329
ISBN: NWU:35556025375098
Language: en
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Dr Chase s Recipes Or Information for Everybody

Dr  Chase s Recipes  Or  Information for Everybody
Author: Alvin Wood Chase
Release: 1865
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 396
ISBN: UOM:39015071591310
Language: en
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The Chase Court Justices Rulings and Legacy

The Chase Court   Justices  Rulings  and Legacy
Author: Jonathan Lurie,Salmon Portland Chase
Release: 2004-01-01
Editor: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 247
ISBN: 9781576078211
Language: en
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A revealing examination of the Supreme Court's justices and their "cautiously moderate" jurisprudence during the ten-year tenure of Chief Justice Salmon Portland Chase. * A–Z entries include the significant rulings involving Reconstruction and restoration of the Union such as Ex parte Milligan (1866), the Test Oath Cases (1867), Ex parte McCardle (1868), and Texas v. White (1869) * An analysis of the historical impact and continuing legacy of decisions such as the Court's narrow interpretation of the 14th Amendment in the famous Slaughterhouse Cases

Anecdotes Respecting Cranbourn Chase

Anecdotes Respecting Cranbourn Chase
Author: William CHAFIN
Release: 1818
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 62
ISBN: BL:A0019023581
Language: en
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The Reconstruction Justice of Salmon P Chase

The Reconstruction Justice of Salmon P  Chase
Author: Harold Melvin Hyman
Release: 1997
Editor: Landmark Law Cases & American
Pages: 208
ISBN: UOM:39015041001267
Language: en
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The demise of the Confederacy left a legacy of legal arrangements that raised fundamental and vexing questions regarding the legal rights and status of former slaves and the status of former Confederate states. As Harold Hyman shows, few individuals had greater impact on resolving these difficult questions than Salmon P. Chase, chief justice of the United States Supreme Court from 1865 to 1873. Hyman argues that in two cases—In Re Turner (1867) and Texas v. White (1869)—Chase combined his abolitionist philosophy with an activist jurisprudence to help dismantle once and for all the deposed machineries of slavery and the Confederacy. In these cases, Chase sought to consolidate the gains of the Civil War era, while demonstrating that the war had both preserved the precious core characteristics of the federal union of states and fundamentally improved the nature of both private and public law. In Re Turner was a private law case decided at the federal circuit level. It involved a black woman's claim that she, a recent slave, was being held in involuntary servitude. Elizabeth Turner's mother had apprenticed Elizabeth to their former master, who had not abided by his contractual obligations to provide Elizabeth with training and compensation, substantively keeping her in slavery. Chase's decision, which relied upon due process and equal protection implications in the thirteenth amendment and 1866 Civil Rights Act, confirmed the rights of emancipated slaves to bargain and contract with employers on a parity with white workers. Texas v. White was a public law case decided in the Supreme Court. It revolved around the issue of whether the holders of U.S. bonds seized and sold by the Confederate state of Texas could demand payment after the war from that state's newly reconstructed government. In effect, Chase and his associate justices were asked to determine the legality of actions committed by all former Confederate states and, thus, to define what constituted a state. Chase's opinion reaffirmed the Union's permanence, and that of the constituent states in the federal union, and the states' duty to respect the legal rights and obligations of all citizens because states were people as well as acreages and institutions. Hyman's exemplary analysis of these cases reveals how their political, legal, and constitutional aspects were so inextricably interwoven. They secured for Chase a rostrum for both moral and legal reform from which he asserted his strong views on the fundamental rights of individuals and states in an era of sporadically increasing federal power. Hyman's study provides a much-needed reevaluation of those cases both in the context of Chase's life and in terms of their mark on history.

Chase s Calendar of Events 2017

Chase s Calendar of Events 2017
Author: Editors of Chase's
Release: 2016-09-23
Editor: Bernan Press
Pages: 752
ISBN: 9781598888591
Language: en
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Find out what's going on any day of the year, anywhere across the globe! The world’s datebook, Chase's is the definitive day-by-day resource of what America and the wider world are celebrating and commemorating. Founded in 1957 on a reputation for accuracy and comprehensiveness, this annual publication has become the must-have reference used by experts and professionals for more than fifty years. From celebrity birthdays to historical anniversaries, from astronomical phenomena to national awareness days, from award ceremonies and sporting events to religious festivals and carnivals, Chase's is the one-stop shop for everything that is happening now or is worth remembering from the past. The 2017 Edition of Chase's Calendar of Events brings you information about: The 500th anniversary of Martin Luther's Ninety-Five Theses The 150th anniversary of the Dominion of Canada The 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution The 100th anniversary of splitting the atom The 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love Frank Lloyd Wright's 150th birth anniversary and much more!

Reminiscences of Bishop Chase

Reminiscences of Bishop Chase
Author: Philander Chase
Release: 1843
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 329
ISBN: WISC:89077005874
Language: en
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Report of the Trial of the Hon Samuel Chase

Report of the Trial of the Hon  Samuel Chase
Author: Anonim
Release: 1805
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 402
ISBN: NYPL:33433082418991
Language: en
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Chase s Annual Events

Chase s Annual Events
Author: Chase
Release: 1989
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 352
ISBN: 0809242923
Language: en
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The Chase Is On

The Chase Is On
Author: Brenda Jackson
Release: 2009-05-01
Editor: Harlequin
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781426836749
Language: en
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WHAT CHASE WESTMORELAND WANTED... Something sure looked tempting, and Chase knew it wasn't on his restaurant's menu. His new neighbor Jessica Claiborne was as deliciously enticing as the confections she created--so enticing, Chase was finding it difficult to concentrate on anything but the curve of her lips. CHASE WESTMORELAND GOT! Jessica couldn't deny the heat that sparked every time Chase was near. But she had a secret, one that could destroy the desire she saw burning in his eyes. Yet if she wanted a chance with Chase, she was going to have to reveal the truth and withstand the heat that was bound to go beyond the kitchen.