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  • the records of military personnel
  • the troops and support personnel in Afghanistan
  • The company has highly trained personnel.
  • the treaty regarding anti-personnel weapons

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  • For instance, a Tuesday afternoon was a serious challenge because there were few shoppers around and it was easy for store personnel to spot any suspicious actions.
    Robert Cormier  --  I Am the Cheese
  • Each day he met with other law-enforcement personnel, and they would map out a plan of action.
    Dave Eggers  --  Zeitoun
  • Everybody was shined and sharp. I hadn’t realized that I wasn’t until I saw the personnel around the hospital.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • responsible for allocating currency, equipment and personnel for special tasks.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • Who knows what these people are up to, but we can’t waste a second now I’ll go tell operating personnel to stand their ground, no matter what."
    James Dashner  --  The Death Cure
  • A hand-painted sign said PFC PERSONNEL ONLY.
    James Dashner  --  The Kill Order

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  • Then she’d lassoed Fitzy and Mike, so ultimately a personnel change would’ve been her call.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • The idea is to implant all surviving personnel.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave
  • Another hall: unmarked doors and large red stripes running down each gray wall and signs that read NO ACCESS and AUTHORIZED PERSONNEL ONLY.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • Finally, on the evening of 3 July, commandos with tanks and armored personnel carriers surrounded the mosque.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • They had been arrested and sent to prison for protesting at the School of the Americas, the U.S. Army training center for Latin American military personnel (read: secret police, torturers, and thugs) located in Georgia.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Several hours later they saw medical personnel remove his body from the cell on a gurney.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • As one of the brigade medical personnel, I decided to write a memorandum to Captain Ono, the physician-in-charge, advising that Corporal Endo be evaluated and possibly even relieved of his duties and disarmed; but as with much else in wartime, it was lost, or ignored.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life
  • "But I have some complaints I’d like to file about your personnel."
    Susan Ee  --  Angelfall
  • An ID scanner was inserted into the frame, but it stayed red when she flashed her wrist before it, so it must have been coded to select personnel.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • It had been turned over to maintenance personnel just one hour before its scheduled departure that morning.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • He knew this because his employer, the United States Army, was very good at measuring its personnel.
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day
  • The rumors are that only essential personnel and those with medical reasons will be allowed to stay in Saint-Malo.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • The border is guarded constantly by military personnel.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Delirium
  • He was the official boatman designated to take school personnel from the mainland to Yamacraw Island and he received twenty-five dollars every time he made the expedition.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • No hospital personnel was in sight: I walked eagerly down the aisles of cots looking from face to face.
    Corrie Ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place
  • "Authorized Personnel Only," I read.
    An Na  --  A Step from Heaven
  • Shifts of personnel, changes of policy, transfers of the top SS pigs—anything is priceless information.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • All military personnel!
    Lauren Tarshis  --  I Survived: The Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941
  • ’All personnel, on duty and off, are to report.
    Lauren Tarshis  --  I Survived: The Attacks of September 11, 2001
  • So you never saw firemen or rescue personnel.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • The trail of cops and official personnel led me down the hall to a set of open double doors marked "Mandarin Suite."
    James Patterson  --  1st to Die
  • The personnel officer who hired God.
    Orson Scott Card  --  Ender’s Game
  • But before that, each of our teams had a crew leader, selected from the most experienced navy personnel among us.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • The estimate of how much a wounded migrant costs the nearest hospital comes from personnel at the Hospital Civil in Arriaga, Mexico.
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique’s Journey
  • In the Army Air Forces, or AAF, there were 52,651 stateside aircraft accidents over the course of the war, killing 14,903 personnel.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • The girl who answered the phone was new and didn’t recognize the name, but she poked around the personnel files for him.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Notebook
  • Nikki rushed to the phone and began speaking with the emergency personnel on the other end.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • They want everyone to serve overseas at least once, even administrative personnel.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • Against all odds and after countless interviews with UN personnel, Beatrice learned that she and her boys had been accepted by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) for resettlement.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • K.B.I. personnel, returning the two men to Kansas, have already left Las Vegas by car.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • In short order, the US Army, which maintains thousands of troops in South Korea, forbade its personnel from flying with the airline.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • Nearly six thousand personnel in total.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Lucky One
  • The U.S. Army forked over the death record of Sergeant Sam Shilsky, who died in February 1944, but the details of his service record were gone forever, lost in a fire of army personnel records.
    James McBride  --  The Color of Water
  • When we got to the emergency room, doctors, nurses and other hospital personnel descended with IVs, stethoscopes and insurance forms.
    Randy Pausch  --  The Last Lecture
  • First, we’ll try to see if we can find their personnel office here.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • That includes terminal personnel.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • She was in charge of the personnel records in the factory.
    John Hersey  --  Hiroshima
  • "I am applying for the job listed in this morning’s Chronicle and I’d like to be presented to your personnel manager."
    Maya Angelou  --  I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
  • But when they saw neither placards nor speakers, they ventured outside into the cold: white-coated surgeons, dark-jacketed business and personnel clerks, and three nurses in starched jumpers.
    Toni Morrison  --  Song of Solomon
  • He opened a new account in her name, and she was supposed to report it to Milton’s personnel office and use it from now on.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
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