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Waiting Wives

Pub Date : 2010-05-11 | Author : Donna Moreau | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 1439118108
ISBN 13 : 9781439118108

In 1964, as the first B-52s took flight in what would become America's longest combat mission, an old Air Force base on the plains of Kansas became Schilling Manor -- the only base..


Waiting Wives

Pub Date : 1991-01-01 | Author : Christina Harland | Publisher : Fanfare

ISBN 10 : 0553289225
ISBN 13 : 9780553289220

Waiting for their husbands who are off fighting in Vietnam, Abbra turns to her husband's brother for love, Serena forsakes her decadent life for work in a Saigon orphanage, and Gab..



Women In The Ottoman Balkans

Pub Date : 2007-10-15 | Author : Amila Buturovic | Publisher : I.B.Tauris

ISBN 10 : 1845115058
ISBN 13 : 9781845115050

Women in the Ottoman Balkans were founders of pious endowments, organizers of labour and conspicuous consumers of western luxury goods; they were lovers, wives, castaways, divorcé..


Polar Wives

Pub Date : 2012-03-09 | Author : Kari Herbert | Publisher : Greystone Books Ltd

ISBN 10 : 9781926812632
ISBN 13 : 1926812638

Polar explorers were the superstars of the “heroic age” of exploration, a period spanning the Victorian and Edwardian eras. In this engaging book, author Kari Herbert explores ..



The Work Of Memory

Pub Date : 2002 | Author : Alon Confino | Publisher : University of Illinois Press

ISBN 10 : 0252027175
ISBN 13 : 9780252027178

Coming to terms with a troubled past is the mark of the modern condition. But how does memory operate?This powerful collection of original essays probes this question by focusing o..