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Midwest Refractions By Jay Scott Diers
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Boys from Iowa and the Midwest grow tall, burly, and handsome in a way only Midwest boys can. Jay uses models (some professional, some amateur) to transport the viewer to the "Midwest" of... More > innocence, purity, and the wholesomeness for which Middle America is known. It is the artist's desire to portray the Midwest as a unique place where one can find men doing farm chores during the day and going to a rave at night. A place that, with the Midwest stamp on it, gives you the boy next door who scores the touchdown, dates the prom queen (though is secretly in love with the tight end) and has a heart bigger than the whole state.< Less
West Of Midwest By Vincent Giasolli
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Travel across America in an RV with a teenager, 2 pre-teens, a couple, and the kids grandmother. Traveling by RV proved to be less expensive than getting hotels, and it made the vacation very... More > enjoyable. In fact, the RV gave everyone the opportunity to use the travel time creatively. Can you imagine a vacation by car where you only hear, "Are we there yet?", a few times in 2 weeks... and where stopping to use the restroom is not a problem since there's one on board. This travel journal includes hand written pages from the diary written while traveling, as well as hints to help when planning to travel by RV. Learn facts and physics about the Yellowstone basin and discover fun things to do when traveling with young explorers. Discover ghost stories, history, and many hidden treasures. A guide to family traveling - while discovering family heritage. If you are interested in having a travel journal created from your vacation photos, contact Vinci Enterprises at (559) 677-7737.< Less
A Father-and-Son Bicycle Trip Through the Midwest By Edward Plueddemann
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In the summer of 1942, William Plueddemann and his father, Edward Plueddemann, took a nine-day bicycle trip from Norwood, Ohio, outside of Cincinnati, through Indiana and Kentucky, and back to... More > Norwood. Edward wrote about their entire trip, typing on leather bound scrapbook pages. The account is rounded out with the postcards they mailed home, accompanied by the messages retyped beneath the images. The scrapbook includes brochures and maps of state and national parks, and a hand-drawn map of their route. This book reproduces the scrapbook, including all of Edward's writing and most of the postcards and brochures. "A Father-and-Son Bicycle Trip Through the Midwest" is a nostalgic picture of America's home front during World War II.< Less
Clueless in America By Kelvin Fowler
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‘Twas 2008 when God blessed us with a trip to the USA, euphemistically known as America. What is that about, ‘one nation under God’ claiming the name of a whole continent as its... More > very own? I learned on this trip that America was full of anomalies. Don’t get me wrong, I survived it, loved it and ate too much. But as the fat faded from my belly, the juxtapositions trampolining in my brain just would not rest and I mean would not rest. I was tormented with such questions as ‘why is the mid-west neither in the middle nor the west?’ The great American phenomenon of therapy was needed. Hence ‘Clueless in America’, my self-medication, came into creation.< Less
Willow Trees in Warfare: The Invasion of America By Clayton M Jennings
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I will die tomorrow. I am barely over twenty years of age, and yet when the sun rolls over the horizon tomorrow, I will take my final steps towards eternity's abyss. I am not an old man dying in my... More > bed, nor am I a screaming soldier about to be killed as I run into battle. Instead, I am me, a simple kid from the Midwest who has lived through things that many will never experience in a lifetime of existence. I'm writing this right now as a weary traveler ready for the sleep of paradise. I have made my peace, and I have readied myself for that long trip home. If you have read this, I plead with you to pay no attention to me, instead look at yourself. Hug your kids, hold your loved ones, take a look around and soak it in, because the unexpected is just around the corner.< Less
A Danish Carpenter in America: 1908-1920 - The Memoirs of Nels Nelsen By Lenise Cook, Nels Nelsen
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In 1908, Nels Nelsen earned his journeyman carpenter’s certificate in central Denmark. For four years he traveled throughout Denmark by bicycle and train, working and writing of his adventures... More > and observations of life in Denmark. Then he embarked on an even bigger adventure, crossing the Atlantic to begin a new life in America. In America he encountered new customs and places, but continued traveling as he worked, describing his time in the Midwest, as well as a winter spent in Florida. This story, in his own words, covers those years in Denmark and his first years in America as he joined the Union, learned English, found a wife, and started a family, becoming an American citizen and never returning to his homeland. His insights and descriptions, as well as the additional material discussing the places he visited and the events he witnessed, paint a vivid picture of early 20th century life both in the U.S. and in Denmark and tell the story of the immigrant experience through the eyes of someone who lived it.< Less
A Danish Carpenter in America: 1908-1920 - The Memoirs of Nels Nelsen By Lenise Cook, Nels Nelsen
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In 1908, Nels Nelsen earned his journeyman carpenter’s certificate in central Denmark. For four years he traveled throughout Denmark by bicycle and train, working and writing of his adventures... More > and observations of life in Denmark. Then he embarked on an even bigger adventure, crossing the Atlantic to begin a new life in America. In America he encountered new customs and places, but continued traveling as he worked, describing his time in the Midwest, as well as a winter spent in Florida. This story, in his own words, covers those years in Denmark and his first years in America as he joined the Union, learned English, found a wife, and started a family, becoming an American citizen and never returning to his homeland. His insights and descriptions, as well as the additional material discussing the places he visited and the events he witnessed, paint a vivid picture of early 20th century life both in the U.S. and in Denmark and tell the story of the immigrant experience through the eyes of someone who lived it.< Less
Microbreweries in America: A Guide to Microbreweries, Microbrews, Types of Beer, and a Beginner's Guide to Home Brewing Beer By Nathanial Greene, Malibu Publishing
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Brewed on every continent around the world and enjoyed in every nation, beer can quench every type of thirst and go down as easily as spring water to thick, heady concoctions that resemble that of... More > the thickest oatmeal. Just as the gourmet blends have conquered a large portion of the coffee business, handcrafted brews continue to keep a firm hold on the most serious of beer drinkers. There are hundreds of thousands of brews out there, which are sure to please even the hardest to please. When it comes to the gourmet types of microbrews, there are some things to keep in mind. If you are new to microbrews and gourmet types, you'll find the information in this ebook to be very beneficial.< Less
Strange Brothers & Sisters: A Book of Poetry By Christopher Perkins-Cook
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Strange Brothers & Sisters is a collection of poems by Christopher Perkins-Cook. Hailing from Midwest America, Christopher is a writer/poet/filmmaker who currently resides in Boulder, CO.
Images of the USA By Maria Luisa Zaccheo Wahlberg
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O my America! My new found land/ My kingdome…/ My Myne of precious stones, My Empirie/ How blest am I in this discovering thee!” The “Myne of precious stones” is how John... More > Donne depicted the newly discovered American continent, following the Elizabethan navigation and the possession of Virginia, as a metaphor for the woman who was the object of his desire. However, for me, the “Myne of precious stones” is the North American continent, the USA, with its populous and bountiful cities such as New York, New Orleans, Atlanta, San Francisco, its rivers, the Mississippi, its lakes, its immense distances, its deserts, its wilderness areas, its canyons, and of course, its wonderful flora and fauna. This book of drawings in pencil, ink and water colour shows some of the precious stones that I have found.< Less