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When the Water Calls... We Follow: Reflections While Traveling On America's Great Loop Adventure "Twenty-seven Different Perspectives by Veteran "Loopers" By Jim Favors & Lisa Fava
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A few months into their first Great Loop trip Jim and Lisa Favors thought that a book by a group of Loopers who are willing to share their personal perspectives about their own Loop would be a... More > valuable tool for those either considering this trip or just plain curious about it. The Favors did not want a book on itineraries, destinations, facts or figures. They wanted the reader to get a sense of what a Looper might experience, how they overcame obstacles, what they enjoyed, how they got along with their crew for such a long time in a small space and, in a number of cases, how some Loopers accomplished the 6,000-mile trip mostly, or completely, by themselves. Even more importantly, they wanted to show why people left the comforts of home to tackle a trip like this, and what they ultimately gained in return.< Less
Paper Airplane By Paul Friedrich
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In the early hours of the morning a small girl sneaks into the museum and steals the world's largest sheet of paper. Hiding in the woods she makes the world's largest paper airplane and plans to fly... More > to a far away place in it!< Less
Paper Airplane By Paul Friedrich
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In the early hours of the morning a small girl sneaks into the museum and steals the world's largest sheet of paper. Hiding in the woods she makes the world's largest paper airplane and plans to fly... More > to a far away place in it!< Less
The Official Guide to Christening or Renaming Your Vessel By E. Eugene Webb, PhD
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For centuries men have been naming their ships, yachts and boats. Commercial vessels usually have a name that reflects ownership or the purpose of the vessel. Pleasure vessels are named for any... More > number of reasons. There is usually some story behind the name of almost every vessel sailing the seas today. It is widely held that improperly changing the name of a vessel and renaming her will bring you bad luck and foul Seas. When changing the name of a boat, there is a very specific procedure to be followed. According to yachting mystique, every vessel no matter how large or small has its name recorded in the “Ledger of the Sea”. The keeper of these records is Neptune the God of the Sea. Legend further has it, that before a vessel can be renamed, her name “shall be purged from the Ledger of the Sea and removed from Neptune’s memory.” Here we reveal all of the secrets to naming and renaming your vessel.< Less
Regan Vapor Engine Catalogs By Jack Alexander
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This small book includes scans of original Regan Vapor Engine catalogs from 1891 & 1892, and a scan of an original Thomas Kane & Co. Engine catalog from 1895. Regan Vapor Engines were... More > manufactured, under contract, by Thomas Kane & Co., of Chicago, Illinois, starting in 1891.< Less
how the hell are you? V.1 By Jonathan Hartshorn
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the first volume of a three volume set published by Eating at the Elbow Books. The second volume is forthcoming and will contain an interview with the artist and Hudson of Feature Inc. building hands... More > eye lash the snow that we felt shortened. we felt as small as dry skin.< Less
Sailing Alone Around the World By Captain Joshua Slocum
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Joshua Slocum was the first man to sail around the world alone in a small boat. He personally rebuilt an 11.2 metre sloop-rigged fishing boat that he named the Spray. On April 24, 1895, he set sail... More > from Boston, Massachusetts. More than three years later, he returned to Newport, Rhode Island, on June 27, 1898 having circumnavigated the world, a distance of 46,000 miles (74,000 km). In 1899 he described the voyage in Sailing Alone Around the World now considered a classic of travel literature. It is a wonderful adventure story from the Age of Sail and a book of which Arthur Ransome declared, “boys who do not like this book ought to be drowned at once.”< Less
Race Into Destiny By T. Weisnicht
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This story combines the richness of a young, small-town, Northern Wisconsin widow, and a fast paced, Southern NASCAR racing legend, to create an action packed love story. When two different worlds... More > collide with extreme heat, fame and fortune can create a breeding ground for psychotic jealousy and rage. This novel is filled with vivid characters and very intense relationships, leaving you uncertain of which way the story will turn.< Less
Safe Keeping - Voices from a vanished world By john cooke
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Safe Keeping is an intimate account of a small English boy’s survival of a mid-Atlantic U-boat attack while on a wartime voyage to sanctuary, and his subsequent joyful childhood exile in... More > America, which paved the way to a rich and rewarding adult life. It is a vivid account of wartime anxieties on both sides of the Atlantic, exploring among much else, death and sacrifice, rationing and food shortages, child-rearing and education. The story is told through the correspondence between the boy’s mother in England and his Connecticut foster-mother — greatly enhanced by the boy’s own vivid verbatim descriptions of his full and varied life.< Less
Theta-Delta Journal Volume 1 By Theta-Delta Chapter Phi Alpha Theta
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The Theta-Delta Journal is a student published journal by members of the Theta-Delta chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the history honor society, at Austin Peay State University. The journal includes... More > papers presented by students at history conferences on a wide variety of subjects. This volume contains papers on the Parthenon, conscription during the American Revolution, small boat operations on the Long Island Sound during the American Revolution, the Battle of King's Mountain, the development of armored doctrine during the Tennessee Maneuvers, German knowledge of the Holocaust, and Mary Kay Ash.< Less

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