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SOLDIER JOKER THE ESSAYS By GEORGE HORATIO DERBY
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George Derby was a soldier,an engineer,a cartographer,a humorist, and an artist. His life was short. He died when he was 38 years old.He interacted with Robert E. Lee,General Winfield Scott,William... More > Tecumseh Sherman, Jefferson Davis, and Ulysses S. Grant. The last book Abraham Lincoln read was by Derby (aka John Phoenix). His classmates were Stonewall Jackson,George McClellan, and George Pickett.He built 5 lighthouses on the Alabama Gulf Coast. He explored the Gulf of California and the Colorado River. He surveyed the Sacramento Valley and Camp Far West. He was in charge of the first engineering project west of the Mississippi.He was a hero of the Mexican war.He is buried at West Point.His humor influenced Mark Twain.His antics influenced Lillie Coit.< Less
SOLDIER JOKER THE ESSAYS By GEORGE HORATIO DERBY
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George Derby was a soldier,an engineer,a cartographer,a humorist, and an artist. His life was short. He died when he was 38 years old.He interacted with Robert E. Lee,General Winfield Scott,William... More > Tecumseh Sherman, Jefferson Davis, and Ulysses S. Grant. The last book Abraham Lincoln read was by Derby (aka John Phoenix). His classmates were Stonewall Jackson,George McClellan, and George Pickett.He built 5 lighthouses on the Alabama Gulf Coast. He explored the Gulf of California and the Colorado River. He surveyed the Sacramento Valley and Camp Far West. He was in charge of the first engineering project west of the Mississippi.He was a hero of the Mexican war.He is buried at West Point.His humor influenced Mark Twain.His antics influenced Lillie Coit.< Less
Tibu and Tovaira Defy The Rising Sun By Andy Fletcher
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It is late 1941 and the Japanese are spreading rapidly through S.E. Asia and the Pacific. Rabaul on the Gazelle Peninsular is a tiny Australian outpost slap bang in the path of the invasion force.... More > Japanese Spies, Kempai Tai Captain Tanaka, assisted by mixed race Australian, Japanese administration clerk Wilson, are working undercover in Rabaul getting advance information. Things move very quickly for thirteen year old Australian Johnny, and his lifelong friend, fourteen year old local boy Tibu, as they get stranded behind enemy lines. With the help of the village Sorcerer Tomarum, Johnny changes his appearance and name to Tovaira, and passes himself off as a local boy. The boys break Johnny’s father out of prison camp, after he was captured during the invasion, then get him to a Coast watcher, to be picked up by an American Submarine. Crack Sniper shot Tibu, with Sten gun wielding Johnny, then embark on a campaign to harass the Japanese, all the while living in full sight of...< Less
Faded Colour By Harry Foxley
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The discoveries of gold on the Eastern Goldfields of Western Australia saw prospectors flocking from interstate and the coast in the hope of striking it rich. In the 1890s some 400 mining settlements... More > developed in the area of Coolgardie, 350 miles from the Port of Fremantle, and not less than 40 of these were subsequently gazetted as townships that acquired houses, pubs, shops, post offices, police stations, schools and all the usual amenities. Then, as the gold ran out, the towns were erased leaving only the holes that were dug or were occupied by those who expired before the towns. This is the story of them.< Less
Faded Colour By Harry Foxley
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The discoveries of gold on the Eastern Goldfields of Western Australia saw prospectors flocking from interstate and the coast in the hope of striking it rich. In the 1890s some 400 mining settlements... More > developed in the area of Coolgardie, 350 miles from the Port of Fremantle, and not less than 40 of these were subsequently gazetted as townships that acquired houses, pubs, shops, post offices, police stations, schools and all the usual amenities. Then, as the gold ran out, the towns were erased leaving only the holes that were dug or were occupied by those who expired before the towns. This is the story of them.< Less
The Dead Man's Chest By Lynn M. Hodges
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Clues from history's 'gentleman pirate' and the cryptic writings of Edgar Allan Poe promise to reveal a fortune in pirate's gold when an old friend asks Logan Michaels for help in saving the... More > endangered sea turtles of South Carolina. What begins as a casual walk along Charleston's Battery Park ends with a deadly confrontation on Pawleys Island. Trapped beneath the sea in Houdini's infamous 'dead man's chest,' the magician-detective faces the prospect of joining the ghosts in one of the most haunted houses on the East Coast.< Less
Iraqi Icicle Book 1 At Play By Bernie Dowling
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Iraqi Icicle is like no detective thriller you have ever read. Sure, the essentials are there: a healthy body count, the femme fatale, eccentric characters, crooked officialdom and sardonic... More > humour. But the ``detective'' is a jobless young gambler, a foundling, raised by nuns, scornful of straight society, populated by stiffs. Follow Steele Hill as he races up and down the streets of Brisbane, the Gold and Sunshine Coasts.... ....from the dawn of computers and mobile phones in Australia to the aftermath of the 1st Iraq War. Read the first part of four as an ebook.< Less
Lost in the Secret Cave: A Daring Adventure: Book 10 By Peter Reese Doyle
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The tenth book in the exciting Daring Adventures series! Off the beautiful coast of Portugal, Mark, Penny and David set out to explore the famous ports where, centuries ago, the Portuguese launched... More > voyages seeking trade routes to Asia. While investigating a cave on the side of a rocky cliff, the three find a hidden treasure from a sunken ship — piles of gold bars! Now the teens find themselves caught in the middle of a smuggling operation, and the enraged criminals wills stop at nothing to protect their stolen fortune.< Less
Pop Projection By Darren Phillips
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What is Pop Projection? The projection of iconic pop culture characters and images onto a model as the canvas. The juxtaposition of the nude and semi form with comic book images is explored with this... More > collection of photographs by Sydney artist Darren Phillips. This collection was hand picked to be featured as the exclusive gallery at the 2014 Gold Coast Film Festival. The gallery, located at Robina Community Centre, attracted hundreds of visitors throughout it's run during the Festival.< Less
America's Lost Highway - California's U.S. Highway 40 By Lyn Wilkerson
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U.S. Highway 40, and now Interstate 80 which replaced it, is the most traveled artery between the Eastern United States and central California. The highway hurdles the sheer, rocky wall of the Sierra... More > Nevada into the valley that stretches to the Golden Gate. From the Great American Basin, it climbs to the granite heights of Donner Pass, traverses the boulder-piled Yuba River bottoms, coasts toboggan-like through forests and along river gorges offering hazy vistas of mountain ranges. It passes the half-ruined mining camps of the gold country and the titanic upheavals of the hydraulic workings. In the western foothills, where orchards appear in forest clearings, it wriggles between rolling evergreen knolls, then strikes across the great Sacramento Valley, and crosses the low Coast Range to San Francisco.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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