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The Young Restless Life Of Paul Eugene Engstrom By J, Edgar Hoover et al.
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This is the Freedom of Information Act File of Paul Eugene Engstrom. It catalogues how the FBI kept tabs on this wandering fellow in the late 1940s and early 1950s. The echoes of 67 years ago still... More > reverberate today as a new climate of fear distorts and grips many western societies, now following other groups and scrutinizing other benign activity. The pervasive reach within society of the FBI and it's minions in the search to root out the non-existent "Red Menace" in the 1950s, is but a reminder that “Top Heavy" societies, whether that of the massively deranged spying networks of the Elizabethan Era, or the techno bizarre avariciousness of today's NSA, spawn the need to prevent any threat to the monopolies of power, by attempting to know just about any citizen's intent. The application of "Real" democracy throughout all structures of society makes such paranoia less likely David Engstrom< Less
Tillsammans genom liv (Together through Life) By Sven Danielsson
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During my youth in Bodafors, photography became an interesting hobby for me. I bought a 6 * 6 camera and started taking pictures my closest relatives. Then I continued with my friends, work... More > colleagues, and various motifs I discovered. Then darkroom work proved to be interesting. The images I show in this book are among the first I took in the 1950s and 1960s. You learn as long as you live. Under mina uppväxtår i Bodafors blev fotografering en intressant hobby för mig. Jag köpte en 6*6 kamera och började fotografera mina närmaste anhöriga. Sedan fortsatte jag med mina kamrater, arbetskamrater och olika motiv som jag upptäckte. Sedan blev det även mörkrumsarbete, som visade sig vara ett intressant område. De bilder jag visar i denna bok är bland de första bilder som jag tog under 1950 och 1960 talet och kanske inte är av bästa kvalitet. Men man lär så länge man lever.< Less
Tillsammans genom liv (Together through Life) By Sven Danielsson
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During my youth in Bodafors, photography became an interesting hobby for me. I bought a 6 * 6 camera and started taking pictures my closest relatives. Then I continued with my friends, work... More > colleagues, and various motifs I discovered. Then darkroom work proved to be interesting. The images I show in this book are among the first I took in the 1950s and 1960s. You learn as long as you live. Under mina uppväxtår i Bodafors blev fotografering en intressant hobby för mig. Jag köpte en 6*6 kamera och började fotografera mina närmaste anhöriga. Sedan fortsatte jag med mina kamrater, arbetskamrater och olika motiv som jag upptäckte. Sedan blev det även mörkrumsarbete, som visade sig vara ett intressant område. De bilder jag visar i denna bok är bland de första bilder som jag tog under 1950 och 1960 talet och kanske inte är av bästa kvalitet. Men man lär så länge man lever.< Less
Change and Challenge: My Life After Thirty By Joan Lorch Staple
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Change and Challenge: My Life After Thirty is the sequel of Chance and Choice, My First Thirty Years (2007). It describes the birth of the author’s two sons in the 1950s and the change from her... More > life as a London research biologist to motherhood in rural England. After emigrating to Birmingham, Alabama Joan faced the challenge of raising her sons in a segregated society. In 1963 the Staple family moved to Buffalo, NY; here Joan resumed her research, which involved the “creation” of living amoebas, as well as witnessing the evolution of a new amoeba strain. Coping with teenagers in the Sixties and starting her teaching career at a Jesuit college complete the story.< Less
Change and Challenge: My Life After Thirty By Joan Lorch Staple
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Change and Challenge: My Life After Thirty is the sequel of Chance and Choice, My First Thirty Years (2007). It describes the birth of the author’s two sons in the 1950s and the change from her... More > life as a London research biologist to motherhood in rural England. After emigrating to Birmingham, Alabama Joan faced the challenge of raising her sons in a segregated society. In 1963 the Staple family moved to Buffalo, NY; here Joan resumed her research, which involved the “creation” of living amoebas, as well as witnessing the evolution of a new amoeba strain. Coping with teenagers in the Sixties and starting her teaching career at a Jesuit college complete the story.< Less
A day in the life of a Road Detail Police Officer By Robert Rice
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This is a collection of twenty eight years of what happens to a police officer and the general driving public while driving through contruction sites.Some of these events are unbelievable !There is... More > also a section of questions asked of a police officer by drivers , a collection of non- emergency 911 calls and some safety tips.My $9.00 download is instant rather than the $19.50 printed version which takes about a week to receive.Book has not been edited and may contain a few type o's.I hope you get a laugh out of these stories.< Less
Herbie Nichols: A Jazzist's Life (Trade Edition) By Mark Miller
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Herbie Nichols wanted to be a Prokofiev, but when classical training proved beyond his means as a young pianist in Harlem, he decided instead to become an Ellington. In truth, he became a Nichols... More > — by his own description a “jazzist” and by any other name a singular figure on the New York jazz scene of the 1950s. He composed and all too infrequently recorded music whose originality, modernity and humour — set him apart from his contemporaries. Increasingly celebrated in the years since his death, Nichols is now honoured with this sympathetic and engaging biography.< Less
Webbed Toes: A Birth Mother's Life Story By Winifred Latham
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In Webbed Toes: A Birth Mother’s Story, Winifred Latham takes readers on the journey of her life, from growing up in small town Washington, North Carolina, to earning a nursing degree from the... More > Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, to locales both stateside and international during her career as a United States Air Force nurse during the Vietnam War era. This candid memoir shares Latham’s story as a young woman who was date-raped before finishing nursing school in the late 1950s and, finding herself pregnant, her agonizing decision to give the baby up for adoption. Woven throughout the narrative is her struggle to maintain the secret that she carried with her for 35 years. Latham’s story goes full circle when she receives a letter out of the blue from a woman who knows about the child she thought she would never see again.< Less
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Jewish Life in Salvador Dali's Art: A New Vision: "Summary in Verses" By Valeriy Kogan
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Try many of us be asked to list the most memorable and vivid memories of Salvador Dali's creativity and You will hear anything, except any stories, connected with the history of Judaism. Alas, it is... More > the gaps in our education and limited access to information about countries in previous years. At the same time, it seems almost unbelievable the fact that Salvador Dali was passionate and enthusiastic about a Jewish theme and successfully worked in this field, living in America, 30 years (from 1950 to 1980).< Less

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