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THE GI BILL AND SOLITUDE by Perry Mann

THE GI BILL AND SOLITUDE A former farmer and retired economist writes that the “intellectuals of ancient Greece claimed that ‘the great men of Greece were bred in the bedrooms of the rural regions, uncorrupted.’” He goes on to point … Continue reading

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Eddie Gillenwater

  Another excerpt from book The Soviet Union and Lincoln County USA to be published in a couple of months: Eddie’s grandson, a high school student of mine, met me in the hall at Duval and told me with sadness, … Continue reading

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Eddie Gillenwater’s Pearl Harbor

An excerpt from The Soviet Union and Lincoln County USA that I hope to publish soon. My good friend, the late Eddie Gillenwater, was a paratrooper stationed at Pearl Harbor. He was coming out of a mess hall located near … Continue reading

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