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Aynhoe Village Life: The Way it Was, Then, Before And Beyond By Dawn Griffis
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Aynhoe Village Life, The Way it Was- Then-Before & Beyond is a social story of village life in a Northamtonshire village. The book covers the background history of the villagers, with stories... More > from family, locals, & herself. Then; is 1940-1948, the war years,& later as seen through the eyes of a child. Before; 1880-1940 has many humerous village stories. Beyond; covers 1949-1956 with a heartbreaking move to Oxford, & many visits back to Aynhoe. While living in Oxford, the author & her siblings had the unique experience of being part of a rehab hosp. for the war headinjured. These men were their playmates & partners in all manners of fun. This is the first of three books. The others cover nursing at the Horton Hospital in Banbury, when care to the local people really mattered. The last, about life and nursing in America from 1965, until 2005 when the author returned to her homeland & later in December 2008 returned to the US. At the time when the country was finally trying to get Universal Health care.< Less
Ancestors of Thomas Lamb and May Violet Hart By Vivian Lamb Ricks
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This book contains ancestral data for Thomas Lamb (1880-1956) and May Violet Hart (1882-1974).
Ancestors of Thomas Lamb and May Violet Hart By Vivian Lamb Ricks
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This book contains ancestral data for Thomas Lamb (1880-1956) and May Violet Hart (1882-1974).
Aynhoe Village Life. The Way it Was -Then, Before and Beyond By Dawn Griffis
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'Aynhoe Village Life, The Way it Was- Then - Before and Beyond' is a social commentry on village life in a small Northants village. This book covers the background history of the village, villagers,... More > with stories from family members, local characters, and herself. Then; is from 1940 to 1948, the war years, and afterwards as seen through the eyes of a child. Before; is from 1880 to 1940 with many humerous village stories. Beyond; is from 1949 to 1956 with a heartbreaking move to Oxford, and the many visits back to Aynhoe. While living in Oxford, the author and her siblings had the unique experience of being an unofficial part of a rehab hospital for the war headinjured. These men were their playmates and partners in all manners of fun. This is the first of at least three books. The others will cover nursing at the Horton Hospital in Banbury, when care to the local people really mattered. The last, about life and nursing in America from 1965, until 2005 when the author returned to her homeland.< Less
The American Language A Preliminary Inquiry into the Development of English in the United States By H. L. (Henry Louis) Mencken
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Henry Louis "H. L." Mencken (September 12, 1880 –... More > January 29, 1956) was a German-American journalist, satirist, cultural critic and scholar of American English. Known as the "Sage of Baltimore", he is regarded as one of the most influential American writers and prose stylists of the first half of the twentieth century. As a scholar Mencken is known for The American Language, a multi-volume study of how the English language is spoken in the United States. His satirical reporting on the Scopes trial, which he dubbed the "Monkey Trial", also gained him attention. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._L._Mencken< Less
Our Carroll Heritage - A Tapestry of the Charles N. Carroll Family By Paul Wayne Carroll & Russell M. Robison
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This book has 697 pages, has an extensive name index, an extensive table of contents and hundreds of photos. It covers the family history of Charles Negus Carroll (1812-1902) and the family histories... More > of his 14 children who lived to maturity: Willard Carroll (1848-1906), Kezia A. Carroll (1857-1942), Charles W. Carroll (1859-1959), Lucy Carroll Heaton (1862-1937), Jane Carroll Heaton (1864-1949), Lovina Carroll Heaton (1866-1961), Emma Carroll Seegmiller Higbee (1868-1954), Frederick G. Carroll (1870-1946), George F. Carroll(1892-1949), Edward Carroll (1875-1956), Eleanor Carroll Bolander (1875-1957), Julia Carroll Chamberlain (1877-1959), Amealia Carroll Heaton (1880-1973) and Amy Carroll Stark (1882-1973).< Less
Our Carroll Heritage - A Tapestry of the Charles N. Carroll Family By Paul Wayne Carroll & Russell M. Robison
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This book has 697 pages, has an extensive name index, an extensive table of contents and hundreds of photos. It covers the family history of Charles Negus Carroll (1812-1902) and the family histories... More > of his 14 children who lived to maturity: Willard Carroll (1848-1906), Kezia A. Carroll (1857-1942), Charles W. Carroll (1859-1959), Lucy Carroll Heaton (1862-1937), Jane Carroll Heaton (1864-1949), Lovina Carroll Heaton (1866-1961), Emma Carroll Seegmiller Higbee (1868-1954), Frederick G. Carroll (1870-1946), George F. Carroll(1892-1949), Edward Carroll (1875-1956), Eleanor Carroll Bolander (1875-1957), Julia Carroll Chamberlain (1877-1959), Amealia Carroll Heaton (1880-1973) and Amy Carroll Stark (1882-1973).< Less
Mencken's Conservatism By Benjamin Marks
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Henry Louis Mencken (1880-1956) was an American journalist committed to defending the philosophy of individualism whereby each person is free to do what they wish so long as they do not harm... More > others. In Mencken’s Conservatism, Benjamin Marks brings together H.L. Mencken’s ideas and tries to find the common themes running through his thinking. He identifies conservatism as one such important theme. As Marks observes, “It was only by... stretches of the imagination that [Mencken] could be perceived as anything other than a conservative libertarian” because “he doubted the goodness, honesty and truth of all government and any religion”. Moreover, “Mencken neither ruled out the possibility and success of a libertarian revolution, nor thought it would happen soon. His expectations were invariably conservative”.< Less
In Defense of Women By H. L. (Henry Louis) Mencken
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In Defense of Women is H. L. Mencken's 1918 book on women and the relationship between the sexes. Some laud the book as progressive while others brand it as reactionary. While Mencken did not... More > champion women's rights, he described women as wiser in many novel and observable ways, while demeaning average men. According to Mencken's biographer, Fred Hobson: "Depending on the position of the reader, he was either a great defender of women's rights or, as a critic labelled him in 1916, 'the greatest misogynist since Schopenhauer','the country's high-priest of woman-haters.'" Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/In_Defense_of_Women Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Henry Louis "H. L." Mencken (September 12, 1880 – January 29, 1956) was a German-American journalist, satirist, cultural critic and scholar of American English. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._L._Mencken< Less
Franzosisch-slavische Kampfe in der Bocca di Cattaro 1806-1814. [German] By Nikolaj Velimirovic
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Saint Nikolai Velimirovich of Ohrid and Žiča or Nikolaj... More > Velimirović (Serbian Cyrillic: Николај Велимировић; 4 January 1881 [O.S. 23 December 1880] – 18 March [O.S. 5 March] 1956) was bishop of Ohrid and of Žiča in the Serbian Orthodox Church, an influential theological writer and a highly gifted orator, therefore also known as The New Chrysostom.His birth name was Nikola. As a young man, he came close to dying of dysentery, and decided that he would dedicate his life to God if he survived. Survive he did, and was tonsured as a monk under the name Nikolaj. He was also ordained into the clergy, and quickly became an important leader and spokesperson for the Serbian Orthodox Church, especially in its relations with the West. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nikolaj_Velimirovi%C4%87< Less