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Our Carroll Heritage - A Tapestry of the Charles N. Carroll Family By Paul Wayne Carroll & Russell M. Robison
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This book has 697 pages, has an extensive name index, an extensive table of contents and hundreds of photos. It covers the family history of Charles Negus Carroll (1812-1902) and the family histories... More > of his 14 children who lived to maturity: Willard Carroll (1848-1906), Kezia A. Carroll (1857-1942), Charles W. Carroll (1859-1959), Lucy Carroll Heaton (1862-1937), Jane Carroll Heaton (1864-1949), Lovina Carroll Heaton (1866-1961), Emma Carroll Seegmiller Higbee (1868-1954), Frederick G. Carroll (1870-1946), George F. Carroll(1892-1949), Edward Carroll (1875-1956), Eleanor Carroll Bolander (1875-1957), Julia Carroll Chamberlain (1877-1959), Amealia Carroll Heaton (1880-1973) and Amy Carroll Stark (1882-1973).< Less
America's Half-Blood Prince: Barack Obama's "Story of Race and Inheritance" By Steve Sailer
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(7 Ratings)
"Steve Sailer gives us the real Barack Obama, who turns out to be very, very different - and much more interesting - than the bland healer/uniter image stitched together out of whole cloth this... More > past six years by Obama's packager, David Axelrod. Making heavy use of Obama's own writings, which he admires for their literary artistry, Sailer gives the deepest insights I have yet seen into Obama's lifelong obsession with 'race and inheritance,' and rounds off his brilliant character portrait with speculations on how Obama's personality might play out in the Presidency." - John Derbyshire Author, Prime Obsession: Bernhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics< Less
SONGS: FROM THE EDGE OF THE WORLD - SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES By Peter Routley
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(15 Ratings)
An in depth, chronological look at every song that Siouxsie & The Banshees released or performed, as recorded by the press and the band themselves. Includes artwork. photographs, release dates,... More > chart positions, reviews, tour dates and much more.< Less
JOURNAL OF ADVANCED APPRAISAL STUDIES - 2008 By Edited by Todd W. Sigety
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The Journal of Advanced Appraisal Studies is an annual journal written and edited specifically for personal property appraisers. The content includes original research articles, integrative reviews... More > and topical discussions of professional appraisal issues and concerns from a variety of perspectives, theories and approaches. The 2008 edition contains over 20 articles and contributions from many nationally and internationally recognized personal property appraisers and from appraisal related industries such as auction houses, insurance brokerages, museums and cultural property conservators. Wendell Garrett of the Magazine Antiques called the Journal of Advanced Appraisal Studies "Sound in scholarship, lively in presentation, sharp in focus. These articles bring to life the accuracy, interest and importance of judging and evaluating the practice of appraising. A must have for anyone in the appraisal field."< Less