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Sergei Vinogradskii and the "Cycle of Life," 1850-1950 By Lloyd Ackert
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A scientific biography of Sergei Winogradsky (1856-1953), the Russian microbiologist who discovered the first autotrophic microorganisms and proposed the idea of chemosynthesis. Informed by the idea... More > of the "cycle of life" he promoted an ecological approach to soil microbiology.< Less
Junkie! - The Life and Loves of a 1950s Addict By Jonathan Craig
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Originally published in 1952, this is the first eBook publication of Junkie! BY DAY, DONNA WEBB WAS A PART-TIME SECRETARY. BY NIGHT SHE WAS A FULL-TIME PLAYGIRL! This is early 50's pulp noir at its... More > finest. Jonathan Craig leads you through alleyways and seamy nightclubs to tell the tale of Steve Harper's quest for hot sex, cool jazz, and the solution to a cold murder case. Plenty of sleaze, sin, sax and cigarettes. This is hot reading. This...is Junkie! FROM THE BOOK: "How long ago was that?" he asked. In the glow of the match her face seemed almost too angelic to be real. An angelic call-girl, he thought. "About a year ago," she told him. But it seems longer. "How'd it all begin, Kathy?" he asked suddenly. She glanced at him quickly, then away. "They always ask that," she said softly. "Always." "I'm sorry," Steve said, meaning it. She pursed her full lips and blew smoke out slowly, gazing toward the river. "There was a man, of course," she said. "There always is."< Less
Later Life (Opportunities and Rewards) 1924-1950 By Harold Downey Duncan, Sr.
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Studies in the Scriptures - Annual Volume 1950 By Arthur W. Pink & Arthur W. Pink
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Another quality eBook from Chapel Library. Arthur W. Pink (1886-1952) wrote and published his monthly 28 page expository digest, Studies in the Scriptures, from 1922 to 1953. He mailed it worldwide... More > by paid subscription to whomever desired the deeper truths of God. Each issue contained continuing serialized articles on six to eight subjects. In total, the 380 issues comprise a treasure of immense proportions. The 1950 Annual Volume contains the January through December issues of the Studies in the Scriptures from that year. It parts of four series: The Exposition of John's First Epistle, The Life and Times of Joshua, Divine Inspiration of the Scriptures, and The Doctrine of Human Depravity. Chapel Library is republishing the monthly issues; visit our website. This annual volume is about 320 paperback-size pages.< Less
Company Man: My Jesuit Life, 1950-1968 By Jim Bowman
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1950-68 personal history as Jesuit novice, seminarian, student, teacher, priest: anecdotal, narrative, with scattered commentary.
Company Man: My Jesuit Life, 1950-1968 By Jim Bowman
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1950-68 personal history as Jesuit novice, seminarian, student, teacher, priest: anecdotal, narrative, with scattered commentary.
Oakhurst: the life and times of Susan Pateman 1950-97 By John Pateman
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This is the story of Susan Pateman and her time at Oakhurst Mother & Baby Home.
Lord Wandsworth College in the 1950s: diary of a schoolboy By Guy Consterdine
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This diary records the day by day flow of life at Lord Wandsworth College during the seven years 1953-1960, as the author perceived it as a First Former through to the Upper Sixth. It conveys the... More > ordinary routine of daily living half a century ago. The blend of some significant events and much inconsequential detail gives an insight into a schoolboy’s concerns and activities. There are no long-term perspectives or wide-ranging philosophies; this is simply the natural short-sighted focus of one day following another. In addition to the diary entries, there are also a 25-page introductory section about life at the school, and a Postscript.< Less
Lord Wandsworth College in the 1950s: A Schoolboy's Diary By Guy Consterdine
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This diary records the day by day flow of life at Lord Wandsworth College during the seven years 1953-1960, as the author perceived it as a First Former through to the Upper Sixth. It conveys the... More > ordinary routine of daily living half a century ago. The blend of some significant events and much inconsequential detail gives an insight into a schoolboy's concerns and activities. There are no long-term perspectives or wide-ranging philosophies; this is simply the natural short-sighted focus of one day following another. In addition to the diary entries, there are also a 25-page introductory section about life at the school, and a Postscript.< Less
Kaleidoscope: Reflections from a 1950s Childhood By Graham Pryor
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The accuracy of recalled childhood memories in adulthood is the subject of extensive research and debate, and controversies exist surrounding the authenticity of recovered memories. This recollection... More > of episodes from a childhood spent in 1950s England is enhanced by the author’s ADHD syndrome; it supplies a rare clarity to counteract the errors commonly found with authentic memories, when the adult has to infer missing details. The vignettes of an early life that comprise this book represent a world of freedom and adventure now sadly lost to history, but they paint a picture that is as vivid today as when they were first experienced.< Less

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