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THE TITOV LETTERS a novel of Development, Drama, and Life in the New Russia By Walter Judson Moore
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Nina comes of-age in—and in spite of—early 1990s Russia as she and her friends tell about life, privations, successes, attempted coups, abortion and worse, while her father shepherds a... More > colleague’s barter enterprise to riches. Four friends transition from secondary school to university or conservatory and then to not always blissful married life and careers. Juxtaposed with their lives is the enterprise, and threats of violence from a greedy pseudo-oligarch high in the Kremlin. Rich, tapestry-like detail of Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kazan, rural Lodeynoye Pole, and long-distance train travel surround the story. The enterprise ships commodities from Russia through the Volga-Baltic waterway to Finland; and dollars find their way to Florida and Cyprus. Brutality slams the families, and the whole enterprise mobilizes to contain the damage. This late 20th century historical novel chronicles a small and authentic slice of Russian life in letters, e-mail, and personal notes.< Less
THE TITOV LETTERS a novel of Development, Drama, and Life in the New Russia By Walter Judson Moore
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Nina comes of-age in—and in spite of—early 1990s Russia as she and her friends tell about life, privations, successes, attempted coups, abortion and worse, while her father shepherds a... More > colleague’s barter enterprise to riches. Four friends transition from secondary school to university or conservatory and then to not always blissful married life and careers. Juxtaposed with their lives is the enterprise, and threats of violence from a greedy pseudo-oligarch high in the Kremlin. Rich, tapestry-like detail of Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kazan, rural Lodeynoye Pole, and long-distance train travel surround the story. The enterprise ships commodities from Russia through the Volga-Baltic waterway to Finland; and dollars find their way to Florida and Cyprus. Brutality slams the families, and the whole enterprise mobilizes to contain the damage. This late 20th century historical novel chronicles a small and authentic slice of Russian life in letters, e-mail, and personal notes.< Less
SYNTHETIC SOVIET: a novel of Biological Intrigue and Family Survival in a Failing System By Walter Judson Moore
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In Synthetic Soviet, Tamara Semenova weaves a story of family and intrigue during the late Brezhnev and short Andropov years. Times were difficult with a shortage of goods as the government focused... More > on the cold war. Letters from friends, children, and her grandson depict characters that resonate. Much more than a tale, the reader plummets into the morass of a failing system and its secret biological weapons development. The intrigue that develops between these people and others involved in possible restructuring and in the biological arsenal holds the reader’s interest. Moore brings all of this together in the end with a highly plausible and surprising conclusion.< Less
SYNTHETIC SOVIET: a novel of Biological Intrigue and Family Survival in a Failing System By Walter Judson Moore
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In Synthetic Soviet, Tamara Semenova weaves a story of family and intrigue during the late Brezhnev and short Andropov years. Times were difficult with a shortage of goods as the government focused... More > on the cold war. Letters from friends, children, and her grandson depict characters that resonate. Much more than a tale, the reader plummets into the morass of a failing system and its secret biological weapons development. The intrigue that develops between these people and others involved in possible restructuring and in the biological arsenal holds the reader’s interest. Moore brings all of this together in the end with a highly plausible and surprising conclusion.< Less
Lot Vineyards to Tarn Gorges Queue Sheets: Route Directions & Maps By Walter Judson Moore
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Bicycle near the Lot River and through the Lot Gorges as they wind their serpentine journeys through the spectacular and historic settings of southwestern France. This exceptional book guides... More > cyclists through an area that for 25,000 years has evolved a civilization based on community and family. Eighteen routes (4 with alternates) are mapped in detailed color with elevation profiles and exacting, step-by-step directions. There are 234 color photographs for visualizing surroundings. The routes are loops that end where they start. This concept is to stay overnight in one place for a week and get to know something more about that place and the people who live there. To increase the value of your precious vacation or holiday time, the guide helps you anticipate what to expect, thus reducing travel stress, and manage costs. To expand your scrutiny, the guide includes 49 notes on history, geography and nonhuman creatures.< Less
Roman Provence & Rhone Alpes: A Bicycle Your France E-Guide By Walter Judson Moore
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Geographically, this guidebook focuses on the Roman Provence Region of France of the northern Gard and western Vaucluse Departments, the Drôme Department north and east into the Rhône... More > Alpes, and the southern Ardèche Department. The routes start from three locations: Crest in the Drôme, Vallon-Pont-d’Arc in the Ardèche and Pont du Gard west of Avignon. The Gorges de la Baume & Cirque de Combe Laval route is the outlier due to the staggering beauty of the area. Why this area of France? Not for the industrial Rhône Valley. But, if you wander 20 to 30 kilometers east or west of the Rhône Valley you will find the medieval hilltop villages, deep gorges with rushing rivers, Roman structures and very hospitable people that want to help. Fifteen routes are mapped in detailed color with elevation profiles and exacting, step-by-step directions (data gathered to the nearest 0.2 kilometer). There are 149 color photographs for these surroundings.< Less
Roman Provence & Rhone Alpes Queue Sheets: Route Directions and Maps By Walter Judson Moore
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Geographically, this guidebook focuses on the Roman Provence Region of France of the northern Gard and western Vaucluse Departments, the Drôme Department north and east into the Rhône... More > Alpes, and the southern Ardèche Department. The routes start from three locations: Crest in the Drôme, Vallon-Pont-d’Arc in the Ardèche and Pont du Gard west of Avignon. The Gorges de la Baume & Cirque de Combe Laval route is the outlier due to the staggering beauty of the area. Why this area of France? Not for the industrial Rhône Valley. But, if you wander 20 to 30 kilometers east or west of the Rhône Valley you will find the medieval hilltop villages, deep gorges with rushing rivers, Roman structures and very hospitable people that want to help. 15 routes are mapped in detailed color with elevation profiles and exacting, step-by-step directions (data gathered to the nearest 0.2 km). All circuits are on paved roads, except for 3 kilometers on a partly gravel, partly potholed stretch used to avoid some traffic.< Less
Bicycle Your France: Secret Burgundy E-Guide By Walter Judson Moore
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This Burgundy cycling E-guide contains 16 new and original loops with comprehensive maps, elevation profiles, point to point and turn directions, restaurants and orientation features plus detail maps... More > for the villages with extra complexity. Color maps for each loop have photographs that help visualize the ride. This guide reduces travel stress by making clear what to expect at every turn from arrival in Paris to buying groceries at a supermarché. Lodging in a Gîte Rural (holiday cottage) benefits not only your budget but also your grasp of village life. BICYCLE YOUR FRANCE: SECRET BURGUNDY E-GUIDE expands your understanding of a gracious culture and the delight of bicycling in this unique region. These welcoming and friendly people seem incapable of serving anything but fine food and drink. Their dwellings, roads, bridges and railways last hundreds of years. Flowers grow at the end of most vineyards, around many houses and highlight village squares. There is no litter.< Less
Lot Vineyards to Tarn Gorges: A Bicycle Your France E-Guide By Walter Judson Moore
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Bicycle near the Lot River and through the Tarn Gorges as they wind their serpentine journeys through the spectacular and historic settings of southwestern France. This exceptional book guides... More > cyclists through an area that for 25,000 years has evolved a civilization based on community and family. Eighteen routes (4 with alternates) are mapped in detailed color with elevation profiles and exacting, step-by-step directions. There are 160 color photographs for visualizing surroundings. The routes are loops that end where they start. This concept is to stay overnight in one place for a week and get to know something more about that place and the people who live there. To increase the value of your precious vacation or holiday time, the guide helps you anticipate what to expect, thus reducing travel stress, and manage costs. To expand your scrutiny, the guide includes 49 notes on history, geography and nonhuman creatures.< Less
Dordogne Valleys and Villages Queue Sheets E-Guide By Walter Judson Moore
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This QUEUE SHEETS companion E-Guide, with just the segment directions, profiles and maps from the guidebook, is for the 3rd in the BICYCLE YOUR FRANCE GUIDEBOOK series, DORDOGNE VALLEYS AND VILLAGES.... More > Color is used throughout for clear understanding of directions, maps and elevation profiles. All 15 routes have a 2-page map, a profile and tested segment directions. All 12 alternate routes have separate profiles and directions. There are 13 detailed town maps. Click on the DORDOGNE VALLEYS AND VILLAGES book for a preview. Ride safe. Enjoy the routes. Love the adventure. Experience the culture.< Less