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Looking for Jack Lang By Harry Foxley
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During the three years since the bankruptcy that cost him his home, his marriage and friends, Jack Lang's life has spiralled down into alcohol-fuelled days in a series of squalid flops. Into his drab... More > day arrives the news that his oldest, and only, friend has died in a car accident, but Lang's routine enquiry reveals that the death is the result of murder. His friend had stolen money from serious criminal interests and the cash is still missing. The gang spotlight now falls upon Lang and he has nowhere to run.< Less
Standing Easy By Harry Foxley
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A couple of years into retirement and occasionally asking himself: 'Is that it?', Harry launches a new bid to become Australia's oldest Jackaroo, signs up for a flight in a Tiger Moth, pushes his... More > bike impossible distances along remote outback roads and meanwhile considers such philosophical questions as: 'Does Elvis live?'.< Less
Standing Easy By Harry Foxley
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A couple of years into retirement and occasionally asking himself: 'Is that it?', Harry launches a new bid to become Australia's oldest Jackaroo, signs up for a flight in a Tiger Moth, pushes his... More > bike impossible distances along remote outback roads and meanwhile considers such philosophical questions as: 'Does Elvis live?'.< Less
Comic Turns By Harry Foxley
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The children's comics Radio Fun and Film Fun sold during the Forties and the Fifties brought the comedians of the day into many homes. 'Comic Turns' briefly examines those lives.
The Crimean War & The Retford Volunteers By Harry Foxley
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The Crimean War & The Retford Volunteers arose from my discovery that the men of Retford who volunteered for the war were never recorded by the town of their birth. A search taking several months... More > revealed 24 of the men; at least 4 of whom were killed and another 4 wounded.< Less
Imperial Echoes By Harry Foxley
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Imperial Echoes charts those 20th century interventions made by Britain and America in Africa, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America where burgeoning democracy was stifled in the cause of preserved... More > empire or trade considerations, at the expense of local freedoms.< Less
Around & About By Harry Foxley
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Having spent 6 years in retirement in his adopted country of Australia, Harry finds himself once again in UK residence at the Nottinghamshire market town of Retford. Keen to learn something of the... More > area and its history, recent and ancient, he gets out and about on his bike and assembles a narrative that spans 1,000 years.< Less
For Bravery In The Field By Harry Foxley
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'For Bravery in the Field' records the gallantry awards made to 100 men of Retford town and local area during the Great War 1914-18. Where possible, the citations for the awards are quoted, along... More > with some description of the battles and campaigns relevant to the awards.< Less
the deserving poor By Harry Foxley
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'the deserving poor' describes life within one of the Union Workhouses devised during the early 19th century to meet the needs of large-scale poverty in Britain at that time. The Nottinghamshire town... More > of Retford built just such a premises to deal with the local area paupers and this is an account of it in the years 1836-1930.< Less
READ ALL ABOUT IT! By Harry Foxley
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The newspaper archive of the Retford & Gainsborough Times has been trawled from the time of the Crimean War in 1854 to the beginning of the Boer War in 1899 to provide snapshots of life at local,... More > national and global levels. Here is the panoply of life, from the trivial to the tragic.< Less

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LOOKING FOR A MIRACLE...LOOK WITHIN YOUR LIFE LOOKING FOR A... By May Lewis
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