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Quantum Paradigms By G.R. Dixon
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By the author of "A First Look at Mechanics" and "Newton's Incredible Laws", this primer is written for students contemplating a first course in quantum physics. Presents the... More > quantum wave function as a spinning spiral and discusses quantum phenomena, including square wells, tunneling, and the historic evolution of early quantum theory.< Less
Gambling in the Old West By G.R. Williamson
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Gambling in the Old West Hip-Pocket History of the Old West (Series) Informative, yet entertaining, the Hip-Pocket History series provides little nuggets without having to wade through a 400-page... More > book of dry academic ostentatiousness. Gambling played a major role in the lives of the men that drove the western movement of Americans across the continent during the nineteenth century. Games of chance were dear to the hearts of not only cowboys, but also gold miners, plantation owners, bankers, merchants, soldiers, trappers, buffalo hunters, mule skinners, and most of the other men of the American West, even including some preachers. Wherever there were men with money there was gambling – and most of it was crooked. Whether it was rigged, fixed, double-dealt, cold-decked, braced or otherwise manipulated - very little was left to luck and skill.< Less
Some Jersey Surnames: Their Origin And Meaning By G.R. Balleine
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Some Jersey surnames, origins.
Tale of Notorious Gunmen Ends In a Pool of Blood By G.R. Williamson
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An article telling the true story of the 1884 killing of Ben Thompson and King Fisher. Known as two of the best pistol fighters of their day, Ben Thompson and John King Fisher have remained an... More > enigma in the chronicles of the Western Frontier. While other gun fighters have achieved notoriety through the stories told in the pulp magazines and newspapers of the day these two men have been largely ignored. Both were credited with killing a string of men during their lifetime and the mere mention of their names was usually enough to sober up a drunken opponent or cause a sober man to contemplate his own epitaph. These men were not cold-blooded murders but rather stand-up gun fighters that faced their adversaries in the winner-take-all shootout. The article relates the true account of their deaths in a mystery shrouded ambush in a San Antonio saloon on a chilly March night in 1884.< Less
Gambling Games of the Old West By G.R. Williamson
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Gambling played a major role in the lives of the men that drove the western movement of Americans across the continent during the nineteenth century. Wherever there were men with money there was... More > gambling. Saloons and gambling halls had a large array of games to entice customers to take a chance of walking out a winner - a very little chance. The soft slap of cards, the click of dice, and the rattle of a roulette wheel greeted players as they walked into the top saloons of the 1880’s. But what were the games of that era? How were they played and why are most of the games not found in casinos today? Ante up and find out in this concise, compact book that takes you inside the frontier gambling saloons and gambling halls. Card games, dice games, and wheel games are vividly described with plenty of vintage photographs to illustrate how the games were played.< Less
The Texas Pistoleers: The True Story of Ben Thompson & King Fisher By G.R. Williamson
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Known as two of the best pistol fighters of their day, Ben Thompson and King Fisher have remained an enigma in the chronicles of the American West. While other gunfighters have achieved infamy... More > through the stories told in pulp magazines and newspapers of the day these two men were largely ignored. Both were credited with killing a string of men during their lifetime and the mere mention of their names was usually enough to sober up a drunken opponent or cause a sober man to contemplate his own epitaph. The Texas Pistoleers tells their story in vivid detail and relates the historically accurate account of their deaths in a mystery shrouded ambush in a San Antonio saloon on a chilly March night in 1884.< Less
Articles from the Maxwell Society Website By G.R. Dixon
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Contains the 25 most popular (as of 10/20/07) articles on www.maxwellsociety.net. All 25 are physics articles by G.R.Dixon.
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Explorateurs et autres découvertes By GR 746
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C'est une première, une idée toute bete, si tous les auteurs de fff se regroupaient pour proposer un panel de leur talent. Ainsi est né le GR746 pour cette premiere oeuvre tout... More > azimut.< Less
Explorateurs et autres découvertes By GR 746
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C'est une première, une idée toute bete, si tous les auteurs de fff se regroupaient pour proposer un panel de leur talent. Ainsi est né le GR746 pour cette premiere oeuvre tout... More > azimut.< Less

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Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
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