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Memoirs and Personal Stories' By Keith Boyer
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How does a boy transform his early fascination with how the world works into a career as a notable physicist? Follow Keith’s Boyer’s stories of working with explosives in the mines as a... More > teen, through offbeat jobs to pay for college, and on to a doctorate from MIT. This story is a journey of discovery. Keith’s life’s labors ranged from work on early radar, high energy physics, nuclear engines for interplanetary travel, and thermonuclear fusion research, to lasers capable of crushing matter to create temperatures similar to the sun’s core. After a career at the Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico, Keith worked into his nineties to pursue new objectives such as X-ray lasers and holographic methods capable of imaging molecules and atoms. With a mixture of personal stories and approachable accounts of adventures with complex technologies, discover Big Physics and engineering that helped shape twentieth century technology, seen through the eyes of an inquisitive pioneer.< Less
Memoirs and Personal Stories' By Keith Boyer
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How does a boy transform his early fascination with how the world works into a career as a notable physicist? Follow Keith’s Boyer’s stories of working with explosives in the mines as a... More > teen, through offbeat jobs to pay for college, and on to a doctorate from MIT. This story is a journey of discovery. Keith’s life’s labors ranged from work on early radar, high energy physics, nuclear engines for interplanetary travel, and thermonuclear fusion research, to lasers capable of crushing matter to create temperatures similar to the sun’s core. After a career at the Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico, Keith worked into his nineties to pursue new objectives such as X-ray lasers and holographic methods capable of imaging molecules and atoms. With a mixture of personal stories and approachable accounts of adventures with complex technologies, discover Big Physics and engineering that helped shape twentieth century technology, seen through the eyes of an inquisitive pioneer.< Less
The Perils of Discovery By T. L. Huxley III
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The interactions of men, women and fate on a background of an alternate future history concerning the possibility of other dimensional travel. In other words, people encountering each other and... More > dealing with each other when their world is changed forever.< Less
The Perils of Discovery By T. L. Huxley III
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The interactions of men, women and fate on a background of an alternate future history concerning the possibility of other dimensional travel. In other words, people encountering each other and... More > dealing with each other when their world is changed forever.< Less
Paddleduck #6 All About Texas By Aunt Julie
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This book is about Texas History, Texas Independence, and the early settlers to Texas. An introduction about missions, Texas Rangers, and the brave people that came to Texas for a new life.
The 2044 War Between Texas and California By Adam Nostra
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The Socialist Republic of California and the Libertarian Republic of Texas were natural enemies, destined to clash. The trigger for the outbreak of war was the cataclysmic presidential election of... More > 2044, which saw the extraordinary election of Jared Kushner, a man fated never to serve even one day in the White House. Historians said that the war became inevitable during the turbulent years of the 2030s when the two female presidents of that decade, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) and Ivanka Trump, brought about the extreme polarization that rendered the USA finally ungovernable. AOC, in her astonishing four-year presidency, following her landslide victory of 2032, explicitly referred to the USA as a “Socialist Republic”, changing forever America’s view of itself as the adamantine fortress of capitalism. AOC was simultaneously viewed as an angel and a demon, depending on political allegiance.< Less
I, of Limited Mercy: A Maxine Kordell Novel By Larry M. Rosen
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Maxine Kordell’s high school reunion is marred when al-Qaeda hijacks her plane, a female gang accosts her, her friend Marty Blair is murdered, and she’s threatened by a drug cartel,... More > coyotes, and the police. Joined by Mena Harling and Willi Mayers, 3-M investigate, but are almost killed while in custody. Haley joins them, but events intrude involving lost Francisco Goya paintings, a Jim Bowie silver hoard, Sherlock Holmes, Pope Pius XII, The Cluster, a list compiled by former Vice President Aldrich Fellerson implicating The Vatican in war crimes, and a plan for hiding the list devised by Holmes. So Pope John Paul II brings the foursome to Rome, where they’re caught in a feud between two cardinals and become targets of the Mafia. 3-M and Haley soon learn their foes include four professional assassins. Aided by born again Christian/Sherlockian Nora Kelly, they find a letter from Holmes, pursue the treasures and list, then Max must face Marty’s killer, whose lethality may exceed her own.< Less
I, Of Limited Mercy By Larry M. Rosen
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Maxine Kordell’s high school reunion is marred when al-Qaeda hijacks her plane, a female gang accosts her, her friend Marty Blair is murdered, and she’s threatened by a drug cartel,... More > coyotes, and the police. Joined by Mena Harling and Willi Mayers, 3-M investigate, but are almost killed while in custody. Haley joins them, but events intrude involving lost Francisco Goya paintings, a Jim Bowie silver hoard, Sherlock Holmes, Pope Pius XII, The Cluster, a list compiled by former Vice President Aldrich Fellerson implicating The Vatican in war crimes, and a plan for hiding the list devised by Holmes. So Pope John Paul II brings the foursome to Rome, where they’re caught in a feud between two cardinals and become targets of the Mafia. 3-M and Haley soon learn their foes include four professional assassins. Aided by born again Christian/Sherlockian Nora Kelly, they find a letter from Holmes, pursue the treasures and list, then Max must face Marty’s killer, whose lethality may exceed her own.< Less
Hero Tales from American History By Henry Cabot Lodge & Theodore Roosevelt
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Teddy Roosevelt and Henry Cabot Lodge published a book of good old American stories to relight the flame of American heroism. They called it Hero Tales from American History. “This book not... More > only provides portraits of a fistful of American heroes, it portrays the way a collaborative friendship can shape the destiny of a nation.” They wanted people to see history as an interwoven collection of true stories—the kind of stories you gather around grandpa’s armchair to hear. The kind of stories that instruct, entertain, and enliven. The kind of formative stories that prepare and inspire people to do great things.< Less
Christ: The Dark Years Historical Edition By Brian Diederich
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Christ: The Dark Years is a descriptive narrative that combines historical findings and legend to chronicle the life Jesus lived during the years that are not included in the bible. Lead on journeys... More > of philosophical and psychological self discovery by the Three Wise Men and women in his life, Jesus struggles with his own humanity and the ideas of early Religious Sects. His major struggle was the method by which he would convert the world to Monotheism. He is influenced by the people he meets on his travels through Africa, Babylon, India, and Asia. In fact he works to fight Sexism, Social Justice, and the Secret Societies that would one Exploit the Religion that he founded.< Less

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