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Island Boy Meets Island Girl: Our Life on the Rock By Arnold E. van Beverhoudt, Jr.
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Black & White Edition -- In the 1670s, a Dutch settler named Claudius van Beverhoudt arrived on St. Thomas, Danish West Indies. He married a woman named Elizabeth deWindt and made St. Thomas his... More > home. Arnold van Beverhoudt, Jr. is a direct 8th generation descendant of Claudius and Elizabeth. His paternal grandparents, Ernest and Elisa, were living on St. Thomas in 1917 when the Danish West Indies became the U.S. Virgin Islands. They eventually moved to Venezuela, but Arnold's father remained on St. Thomas, where he became an auto repairman and raised his family. This book presents - in words and photos - Arnold's memories of life growing up and eventually meeting his "Island Girl" Helena on the tiny Caribbean island that its residents affectionately call "the Rock." It's a story that's been over 340 years in the making.< Less
Island Boy Meets Island Girl: Expanded Edition By Arnold E. van Beverhoudt, Jr.
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Full Color eBook -- In the 1670s, a Dutch settler named Claudius van Beverhoudt arrived on St. Thomas, Danish West Indies. He married a woman named Elizabeth deWindt and made St. Thomas his home. ... More > Arnold van Beverhoudt, Jr. is a direct 8th generation descendant of Claudius and Elizabeth. His paternal grandparents, Ernest and Elisa, were living on St. Thomas in 1917 when the Danish West Indies became the U.S. Virgin Islands. They eventually moved to Venezuela, but Arnold's father remained on St. Thomas, where he became an auto repairman and raised his family. This book presents - in words and photos - Arnold's memories of life growing up and eventually meeting his "Island Girl" Helena on the tiny Caribbean island that its residents affectionately call "the Rock." It's a story that's been over 340 years in the making.< Less
Island Boy Meets Island Girl: Expanded Color Edition By Arnold E. van Beverhoudt, Jr.
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Full Color Edition -- In the 1670s, a Dutch settler named Claudius van Beverhoudt arrived on St. Thomas, Danish West Indies. He married a woman named Elizabeth deWindt and made St. Thomas his home. ... More > Arnold van Beverhoudt, Jr. is a direct 8th generation descendant of Claudius and Elizabeth. His paternal grandparents, Ernest and Elisa, were living on St. Thomas in 1917 when the Danish West Indies became the U.S. Virgin Islands. They eventually moved to Venezuela, but Arnold's father remained on St. Thomas, where he became an auto repairman and raised his family. This book presents - in words and photos - Arnold's memories of life growing up and eventually meeting his "Island Girl" Helena on the tiny Caribbean island that its residents affectionately call "the Rock." It's a story that's been over 340 years in the making.< Less
Island Boy Photobook: Air and Space By Arnold E. van Beverhoudt, Jr.
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During business trips and family vacations over the years, Arnold has been able make repeated visits to the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC and to NASA's Kennedy Space Center in... More > Florida. This addition to his series of "Island Boy Photobooks" takes you on a photographic visit to those shrines to mankind's adventures in air and space. With more than 700 full color photographs taken by Arnold and his brother Steven, this book catalogs the collection of the National Air and Space Museum and the historic exhibits at the Kennedy Space Center, showing how the displays have changed over the years. If you have any interest in aviation and spaceflight, this is a "must have" addition to you library.< Less
Island Boy Photobook: Air and Space By Arnold E. van Beverhoudt, Jr.
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During business trips and family vacations over the years, Arnold has been able make repeated visits to the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC and to NASA's Kennedy Space Center in... More > Florida. This addition to his series of "Island Boy Photobooks" takes you on a photographic visit to those shrines to mankind's adventures in air and space. With more than 700 full color photographs taken by Arnold and his brother Steven, this book catalogs the collection of the National Air and Space Museum and the historic exhibits at the Kennedy Space Center, showing how the displays have changed over the years. If you have any interest in aviation and spaceflight, this is a "must have" addition to you library.< Less
The Ventures Essential Albums Discography By Arnold E. van Beverhoudt, Jr.
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The Ventures are recognized as the most popular and successful instrumental rock and roll band in the world. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2008, the 50th anniversary of... More > the band's formation by Don Wilson and Bob Bogle. This book offers my suggestions for what I consider to be an "essential albums collection" of The Ventures' music. I limited the listings to albums (LPs, EPs, and CDs) released in the United States, Japan, and the United Kingdom that would provide a reasonably complete library of the almost 1,200 different songs recorded by The Ventures during their 55 years of existence to date (1959 to 2014). If you have all of these albums, you'll have virtually the entire recorded and officially-released library of The Ventures' music. Please note that this book contains album cover art, label information, and track list for each album listed. It does not include review commentary on the albums.< Less
The Ventures Essential Albums Discography By Arnold E. van Beverhoudt, Jr.
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The Ventures are recognized as the most popular and successful instrumental rock and roll band in the world. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2008, the 50th anniversary of... More > the band's formation by Don Wilson and Bob Bogle. This book offers my suggestions for what I consider to be an "essential albums collection" of The Ventures' music. I limited the listings to albums (LPs, EPs, and CDs) released in the United States, Japan, and the United Kingdom that would provide a reasonably complete library of the almost 1,200 different songs recorded by The Ventures during their 55 years of existence to date (1959 to 2014). If you have all of these albums, you'll have virtually the entire recorded and officially-released library of The Ventures' music. Please note that this book contains album cover art, label information, and track list for each album listed. It does not include review commentary on the albums.< Less
Island Boy Photobook: Walt Disney World By Arnold E. van Beverhoudt, Jr.
eBook (PDF): $10.00
I've been fascinated by the storytelling of Walt Disney since I was about 4 years old and my mother read the story of Dumbo to me. Later in life, I had the opportunity to visit the recently-opened... More > Magic Kingdom in Orlando and I've been a fan ever since. This book presents almost 700 color photos that I've taken over the years of the Disney theme parks. Come travel through time with me as we see the changes and the additions at Walt Disney World over a period of more than 40 years (1972 to 2014). If you're a Disney fan or know someone who is, this is a "must get" book.< Less
Island Boy Photobook: Walt Disney World By Arnold E. van Beverhoudt, Jr.
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I've been fascinated by the storytelling of Walt Disney since I was about 4 years old and my mother read the story of Dumbo to me. Later in life, I had the opportunity to visit the recently-opened... More > Magic Kingdom in Orlando and I've been a fan ever since. This book presents almost 700 full color photos that I've taken over the years of the Disney theme parks. Come travel through time with me as we see the changes and the additions at Walt Disney World over a period of more than 40 years (1972 to 2014). If you're a Disney fan or know someone who is, this is a "must get" book. It's also available in more affordable PDF ebook format right here at Lulu.com.< Less
Island Boy Photobook: The U.S. Virgin Islands By Arnold E. van Beverhoudt, Jr.
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In the 1600s, Denmark established settlements on the islands of St. Thomas, St. John, and St. Croix. They became known as the Danish West Indies. In the early days of World War I, the United States... More > took a keen interest in the islands because of their location and the possibility they might fall under control of Germany. Denmark agreed to sell the islands to the United States and, on March 31, 1917, the Danish West Indies were officially transferred to the United States, becoming the U.S. Virgin Islands. This first of a series of Island Boy Photobooks presents a visual history of the U.S. Virgin Islands in 311 stunning photographs (267 in full color). This "one of a kind" book showcases the islands of St. Thomas, St. Croix, and St. John over a period of 115 years – from 1900 to 2014. The photos not only highlight the islands as they once were but also as they are today, making this book a great souvenir for anyone who wants a keepsake of a treasured visit to the islands or a fulfilling lifetime there.< Less