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Life in the Shadows of a Corporate Attorney--Alcohol Ruins Promising Legal Career By Walt Jay
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This autobiography recounts the triumphs &tragedies of a corporate lawyer battling alcoholism at a time when the condition was often misdiagnosed & and untreated. Raised in NYS by So GA... More > Methodist parents, he experienced discrimination & feelings of loneliness at a very young age. These problems continued through at Emory U, where his alcoholism emerged as a means of self-medication. Alcohol abuse was misunderstood in the 1960’s as a bad habit young men would out grow. After graduation from law school, Jay embarked on a tumultuous law career defined by politics, alcohol and the evolving social values of the country. By the mid-80’s Jay & his wife were both alcoholics. They became sober via 12-step programs, but Dixie soon died from metastatic lung cancer. In '09 Jay’s son Mike battled kidney cancer, had his right hip replaced, spent 10/11 in prison, then drank himself to death when 15 days of release. These setbacks led to deep depression and grief.< Less
One of a Dozen Apples: My Mom's Life Story through a Collection of Her Recipes... By Marilyn Lee Willour
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My mother's life through her recipes. 1920's to 2000's. South Dakota to California to Reno, Nevada. The recipes are those that women copied from each other as one of them was at the kitchen table... More > with a cup of coffee and the other was preparing dinner, or a special dessert. Some were handed down through the family, others were old or new friends that exchanged them while visiting. None were tested in "State of the Art Kitchens" they were tested in farm kitchens, small apartment kitchens, home kitchens across the country.< Less
Rabindranath Tagore (Life, Literature, Philosophy and other works) By Arnab Dutta
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Rabindranath Tagore: Life, Literature and Philosophy and Other Works is the first publication of Bangabharati E-Books. It will open some unknown horizon of Rabindranath Tagore’s creative world... More > to you. In this book you will find: -Rabindranath Tagore: Life, Literature and Philosophy – A complete biography of Tagore and a detail introduction to his works. Written in such a informative way that will enable the readers to identify the real and complete Rabindranath. -Tagore’s Mother - There are tons of memoirs of the mothers of world's erudite personalities. But very few people know about Tagore’s mother Saradasundari Devi. -History of Jorasanko Thakurbari – Many unknown facts on the historical Tagore House at Jorasanko. -From Tagore House to Rabindra Bharati – A brief history of how the desolated Tagore House was rebuilt as Rabindra Bharati University during the 1960s. -Tagore’s Plays – A brief introduction. -Notes on Some Sources of Tagore’s Plays. -Tagore – the Plot Writer.< Less
Underway By mike nichols
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A life in the U.S. Navy in the early 1960s
Underway By mike nichols
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A life in the U.S. Navy in the early 1960s
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The Daily Diaries of Gladys Morley 1962-1969 By Gladys Morley & Kirstyn Marshall
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The transcription of diaries kept by a regular English lady in the 1960's, documenting the weather, key events, daily chores in a couple of sentences that sum up her daily activities
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BERKELEY DAZE: Memoir of a Frat Boy is the journey of a fraternity boy from the smug, late 1950s to the beginnings of the sexual, political and social revolution of the early 1960s at the University... More > of California in Berkeley. Frat boy’s journey is by turns clueless, bewildering, ribald, raunchy, politically incorrect, but also transformative and ultimately serious. It will be read and enjoyed by anyone who has lived through those times and by those who are interested in pivotal moments in student and social history at UC Berkeley. pp 272< Less
Seven Sisters By Molly Cutpurse
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The life of a wealthy yet severely handicapped girl born in 1960s Britain.
Nietzsche's Birthday By Ken Clay
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Stories of radical activism and workshop life in Northern England around 1960 to 1980

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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