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The Scoop, Vol 2: 1972-1975 By Josef J. Komenda
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From the Introduction: "Jake Gaudaur was one of the longest serving Commissioners in all of pro sports. As Commissioner of the CFL from 1968 to 1983 he presided over, and deserves much of the... More > credit for, the rapid growth of the CFL during this period. This book is not much more, but nothing less than the full, unexpurgated documentation of all the major issues, decisions, and history of each of the 16 CFL seasons Jake was responsible for. Each Chapter is one of these end-of-season reports for that season, with the exception of the George Blanda story which is just too good a story to leave out. In short what you are holding in your hands is everything you ever wanted to know about golden age of CFL football, and then some." Bob Young Owner, Hamilton Tiger-Cats Football Club 2003-present< Less
Elecciones en Puerto Rico -- Tomo 3 (1968-1980) By Juan Jose Nolla-Acosta
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Este tercer tomo de la serie "Elecciones de Puerto Rico (1899-2012), cubre la transformacion de Puerto Rico hacia el bipartidismo. Las elecciones cubiertas en este tomo, 1968-1980, vieron tres... More > cambios de gobierno seguidos (1968, 1972 y 1976), seguidos de la eleccion de 1980 en que ambos partidos mayoritarios quedaron practicamente empate.< Less
1967 Mustang Reconstructive Surgery By Steve Gray
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This book chronicles the reconstruction of a 1967 Mustang Coupe. The Coupe started as a plain, low value coupe. Time, gravity, weather, and use eventually caught up with the Coupe and it needed a... More > serious make-over. The Coupe was converted from its existing 289 cubic inch, carbureted motor to a 5.0 fuel injected engine. At the same time, it was converted from an automatic to manual transmission (T-5) with overdrive. The reconstruction took 7 years (working on a part-time basis). Information is provided for reference only.< Less
Horsing Around in Politics By Richard Grayson
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In these alternatingly hilarious and earnest memoirs, Richard Grayson recounts moments on the campaign trail and the political barricades. There are reports from the police riot of the 1968... More > Democratic National Convention in Chicago; scenes from the New York headquarters of the October 1969 Moratorium; accounts of the first Earth Day and a now-historic 1970 "Women's Lib" action in New York. Grayson also reports on: running for the Davie, Fla., Town Council on a platform of giving horses the right to vote; creating a political scandal involving Florida lawmakers in "Legislators in Love," and the wacky press coverage of Grayson's joke candidacy for President in 1984, when he famously picked as his running mate the actress Jane Wyman, because of "her experience in dumping Ronald Reagan."< Less
Horsing Around in Politics By Richard Grayson
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In these alternatingly hilarious and earnest memoirs, Richard Grayson recounts moments on the campaign trail and the political barricades. There are reports from the police riot of the 1968... More > Democratic National Convention in Chicago; scenes from the New York headquarters of the October 1969 Moratorium; accounts of the first Earth Day and a now-historic 1970 "Women's Lib" action in New York. Grayson also reports on: running for the Davie, Fla., Town Council on a platform of giving horses the right to vote; creating a political scandal involving Florida lawmakers in "Legislators in Love," and the wacky press coverage of Grayson's joke candidacy for President in 1984, when he famously picked as his running mate the actress Jane Wyman, because of "her experience in dumping Ronald Reagan."< Less
A Car's Life By Steve Beaumont
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Updated through the end of 2009, the story and photos of a 1964 Kellison Astra X-300GT designed by Allen M. Germaine for Jim Kellison and built by Dennis Aikin in 1968-1972. Includes scans of... More > original designer blueprints, photos of current Kellisons on the road today, Kellison company literature, original Plan Pak instructions, a brief history of Kellison's 1960s cars and photos of Aikin's two builds (in 1968 and 2000). Currently owned by Steve Beaumont, the book follows the latest restoration which means readers can look forward to a final book edition once this car is finished.< Less
A Car's Life By Steve Beaumont
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Updated through the end of 2009, the story and photos of a 1964 Kellison Astra X-300GT designed by Allen M. Germaine for Jim Kellison and built by Dennis Aikin in 1968-1972. Includes scans of... More > original designer blueprints, photos of current Kellisons on the road today, Kellison company literature, original Plan Pak instructions, a brief history of Kellison's 1960s cars and photos of Aikin's two builds (in 1968 and 2000). Currently owned by Steve Beaumont, the book follows the latest restoration which means readers can look forward to a final book edition once this car is finished.< Less
Quick Guide: 2001 A Space Odyssey By College Guide World
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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) is a science fiction novel by Arthur C. Clarke. It was developed concurrently with Stanley Kubrick's film version and published after the release of the film. The story... More > is based in part on various short stories by Clarke, most notably "The Sentinel" (written in 1948 for a BBC competition but first published in 1951 under the title "Sentinel of Eternity"). For an elaboration of Clarke and Kubrick's collaborative work on this project, see The Lost Worlds of 2001, Arthur C. Clarke, Signet, 1972. The first part of the novel (in which aliens influence the primitive human ancestors) is similar to the plot of an earlier Clarke story,< Less
United Arab Emirates: A Country Profile By Library of Congress, Federal Research Division
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Capital: Abu Dhabi City. �� ���������� و ظ ���� أ Major Cities: Al... More > Ayn, capital of the Eastern Region, and Madinat Zayid, capital of the Western Region, are located in Abu Dhabi Emirate, the largest and most populous emirate. Dubai City is located in Dubai Emirate, the second largest emirate. Sharjah City and Khawr Fakkan are the major cities of the third largest emirate—Sharjah. Independence: The United Kingdom announced in 1968 and reaffirmed in 1971 that it would end its treaty relationships with the seven Trucial Coast states, which had been under British protection since 1892. Following the termination of all existing treaties with Britain, on December 2, 1971, six of the seven sheikhdoms formed the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The seventh sheikhdom, Ras al Khaymah, joined the UAE in 1972.< Less
What If? Volume 3 By Richard A. Lupoff
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Hardcover. Back in the 60s and 70s writer Richard A. Lupoff knew his SF. He knew it so well he put out two books in the 1980s called WHAT IF? each consisting of stories that were eligible for Hugo... More > awards and in his opinion should have won. He had a third volume in this fascinating series ready to go, but technical problems caused it to never see the light of day -- until now. Here it is, the legendary third volume in the WHAT IF? series, personally introduced by Richard A. Lupoff. The stories are: LIGHT OF OTHER DAYS — 1966 Bob Shaw THE STAR-PIT — 1967 Samuel R. Delany THE BARBARIAN — 1968 Joanna Russ SUNDANCE — 1969 Robert Silverberg THE ISLAND OF DOCTOR DEATH AND OTHER STORIES — 1970 Gene Wolfe VASTER THAN EMPIRES AND MORE SLOW — 1971 Ursula K. Le Guin PAINWISE — 1972 James Tiptree, Jr. MY BROTHER LEOPOLD — 1973 Edgar Pangborn< Less