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Volume 7319, William Neville John Thornton --- William Paterson (banker) By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 7319, William Neville John Thornton---William Paterson (banker) Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture... More > towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
For the Record: The Life and Times of John William Neville 1908-1973 By John G. Neville
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A third-generation Canadian, John Neville left Ottawa, where he and his parents had been born and always lived, to begin his studies at Harvard Law School in 1929. He had excelled academically and... More > athletically at the University of Ottawa from where he graduated with three degrees at the age of 20. Before him lay not only academic challenges, but also financial ones as he tried to earn his place in a world which would be devastated by the Great Depression and World War II. He could not have anticipated that he would meet a French war-widow to whom he would be married for a relatively short time and with whom he would have a son. The bitter divorce prompted a campaign of slander against him that would threaten his career and his relationship with his only child. He deserved better treatment. This book, written by his son, attempts to clear his name “For the Record” and to honor this exceptional man and the life he lived.< Less
For the Record: The Life and Times of John William Neville, 1908-1973 By John Georges Neville
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A third generation Canadian, John William Neville left Ottawa, where he and his parents had been born and always lived, to begin his studies at Harvard Law School in 1929. He had excelled... More > academically and athletically at the University of Ottawa from where he graduated with three degrees at the age of 20. Before him lay not only academic challenges, but also financial ones as he tried to earn his place in a world which would be devastated by the Great Depression and World War II. He could not have anticipated that he would meet a French war-widow to whom he would be married for a relatively short time and with whom he would have a son. The bitter divorce prompted a campaign of slander against him that would threaten his career and his relationship with his only child. He deserved better treatment. This book, written by his son, attempts to clear his name "For the Record" and to honor this exceptional man and the life he lived.< Less
Out of this World Adventures #1 (July 1950) By Ray Cummings et al.
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The complete pulp... reprinted for the first time! This historic first issue included material by Ray Cummings and A.E. Van Vogt but also a comic book section featuring stories by Gardner F. Fox, Joe... More > Kubert and John Giunta.< Less
1 BRITISH AIRBORNE DIVISION PHANTOM By ASHER PIRT
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Asher Pirt has published a history of a small patrol from Phantom that served with the 1 British Airborne Division during Operation Market Garden. Phantom (GHQ Liaison Regiment) was a Second World... More > War information and liaison organisation with secure communications. Neville Hay, John Hobkirk and three other men were deployed to carry out specialised duties but ended up being the sole means of communications from the embattled Airborne Division at Arnhem. This publication is part of a wider research project into the role of Phantom in the North West Europe campaign. The author welcomes feedback from readers< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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