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THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS By Jan Bacon
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A true story about three young women, their friendship, and their first few years living together in Wyoming during the oil boom.
Pied-Noir: Story of a Colonial Boy By Robert J Dewar
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Robert Dewar lived in Uganda, Tanganyika (present day Tanzania) and Kenya, before moving to South Africa when he was 6 years old. He grew up in Cape Town and Johannesburg, and was educated at the... More > University of the Witwatersrand. Restless, adventurous, battling with periodic bouts of alcoholism, and troubled by his homosexuality, he traveled between South Africa and Britain for two decades, cramming in time as a private investigator, a game ranger, and a business researcher and writer. Aged 47, he finally defeated alcoholism, and found peace in Buckinghamshire, in the beautiful Chiltern Hills, where he lives today. This is a story of victory and defeat, of triumph over adversity. It is a contemporary morality tale.< Less

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