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Spirit Around The Sound~ Volume 3 By Shirley Shadbolt
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Excerpts from a widow's journal.
MY COLD WAR By ANN DIAMOND
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"On a day in the spring of 1956, my parents dressed my brother and me in brand new outfits, my mother put on makeup and her best, camel-hair coat, and we all went for a drive in the countryside... More > near Montreal. We took along our puppy, Smokey, wrapped in a blanket in case he peed on the seats of our new car. Not long before, my father had agreed to enrol me in a special program, whose directors were very interested in bright little girls like me." So begins Ann Diamond's terrifying tale of growing up in Canada during the Cold War -- an era when secrecy ran rampant, ruining careers and lives. This is the true story of one family caught in a dangerous web of deception. Ann Diamond is an award-winning Canadian writer.< Less
40th Reunion Memory Book By S. A. Classof75
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St. Andrew's Episcopal High School, Jackson MS, Class of 1975 40th Reunion Memory Book
My Life as A Persian Ballerina By Haideh Ahmadzadeh
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Born in Tehran in 1930 into a mixed family of a Tartar mother and an Azerbayjani father, Haideh Ahmadzadeh started dancing at the age of seven in a country that was struggling to keep up with modern... More > times. Dancing for girls was not an accepted or desirable occupation. Her love of dance made her overcome many obstacles and with the approval and backing of her mother and later her husband Nejad, she got to the top of her profession. With a great deal of hard work, discipline and drive, Haideh and Nejad founded a Ballet Academy, Iranian National Ballet Company and Iranian Folk Dance, Music and Song Group. They performed regularly for State guests at home and abroad, their travels wrought with a great deal of incident and adventure. When the Islamic Revolution put a stop to all artistic activities in Iran, Haideh and Nejad had to leave a lifetime's work behind and seek new adventures in the West.< Less
The Posterity of Nancy Bean - 1826 - 1903 By Manetta Henry, Lorranine Lorraine Manderscheid
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"The Posterity of Nancy Bean" originally comprised Chapter 3 of a larger work called "Some Descendants of John D. Lee". The John D. Lee Family Organization is republishing in... More > chapters this original work by Manetta Prince Henry which was later compiled by Lorraine Manderscheid. This book is 41 pages with 439 descendants over 7 generations.< Less
Epiphany & Nikki:A Tale Of Two Personalities By Epiphany Thomas
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Did you know author Epiphany Thomas has a split personality/alter ego named Nikki? True. Hear both of their stories,how Epiphany learned she had Nikki,and some of their crazy adventures in this... More > book,Epiphany & Nikki:A Tale Of Two Personalities.< Less
WWII Diary Pvt. Donald Duane Johnson By Mary Johnson Corcoran, Jane Johnson Kill
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The following is a hardback colored copy of the saga of my 22 months in the U.S. Army as a Private and a Prisoner of War as written in a diary I won in a lottery on Sunday, January 20, 1945 at Stalag... More > 7-A, Moosberg,Germany through the International Red Cross. Donald Duane Johnson, Pvt., U.S. Army, 351st Infantry, 88th Division, Company G< Less
THE LIFE OF CHOPIN By Franz Liszt
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For those of us used to polished, texture rich, almost visual, biographies this short biography will seem strange. It is the work of perhaps the great pianist of all time, and a man who was himself... More > by no means a second rate composer, commenting on the life and work of a composer, performer, and great friend he himself greatly admired. Fredrick Chopin had a short life. His writings were not extensive. He left us, however, with some of the most beautiful piano music ever written.< Less
What Jay Missed (Besides the Bag) By Sherri James
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This is a compilation of the written correspondence generated during the journey from Jayson's 32ft. fall until his miraculous recovery a few months later. The outpouring of love and support and the... More > countless prayers on Jayson's behalf were what held us together and got us through. Those prayers, good wishes and the skills of his caregivers caused a miracle to happen.< Less
RIGHT PERSON. RIGHT PLACE. RIGHT TIME. A Memoir By John W. Hatten
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After 25 years in the military, where the author remained unscathed after three major wars, he tried his hand at real estate.His luck held and after starting as a rookie agent, he ended up as General... More > Manager of Century 21 of the West, a division of Century 21 Real Estate Corporation.< Less