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WILDLIFE IN WILD LANDS Book Review: Wildlife Photographer Laura Crawford Williams in South America

  Passionate Wildlife Photographer Laura Crawford Williams Takes Nature Lovers on Enthralling Visual Journey Through South America in Her Newly-Released Book WILDLIFE IN WILD LANDS: Photography for Conservation in Southern South America.     “IT’S UP TO THOSE OF US WHO … Continue reading

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BLOOD OF THE NORTH written by James B Hendryx – Western Book review

In the way that Owen Wister created the Western genre in 1902 with the publication of THE VIRGINIAN, Jack London created the Northwestern genre a year later with his novel THE CALL OF THE WILD. For the next five decades … Continue reading

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TOM WEST – Western Writer Who Influenced Sergio Leone – Clint Eastwood

  Tom West ACE Double Western Book Reviews: NOTHING BUT MY GUN & TRIGGERING TEXAN     TOM WEST – Western Writer Who Influenced Sergio Leone and Clint Eastwood’s Man With No Name As I’ve written elsewhere, Tom West is … Continue reading

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Tom West – The Man Who Wrote His Western Stories In Gunsmoke

  A TOM WEST BIBLIOGRAPHY     Tom West – The Man Who Wrote His Western Stories In Gunsmoke   Early in his novel RATTLESNAKE RANGE, Tom West introduces us to his protagonist: Home was to Brick Riley any spot … Continue reading

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Saving Fiona: Fiona Hippo Baby Story Book Review

  Saving Baby Fiona: Science, Social Media, and the Story of a Baby Hippo     I have mixed feelings about zoos. For me, they lie somewhere between circuses and wildlife preserves. Circuses have outlived their time. Too much animal … Continue reading

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Stories, Characters, Typewriters: UNCOMMON TYPE by Tom Hanks Book Review

  Stories, Characters & Typewriters: UNCOMMON TYPE by Tom Hanks – a Book Review     “I type almost every day,” Tom Hanks once said, while showcasing one of his 250 fully-operating typewriters. “This keyboard right here — which does … Continue reading

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WILDLIFE 911: ON PATROL by Wildlife Conservation Officer John Borkovich – a Book Review

  WILDLIFE 911: ON PATROL by Wildlife Conservation Officer John Borkovich – a Book Review     When we think of Wildlife Officers bravely battling poachers, trophy hunters and greedy lowlifes to protect our endangered wildlife, we think of the … Continue reading

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MOUNTIES ON THE COVER By Al Lund – A Canadian Book Review

  “I’ve been collecting Royal Canadian Mounted Police literature for more than fifty years.” Al Lund, Staff Sergeant, RCMP (retired)     In his chapter called “Dust Jackets” in MOUNTIES ON THE COVER, Al Lund writes of a practice that, … Continue reading

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Jackie Chan – Life, Movies & Rush Hour 4

  Jackie Chan: His Life, Movies & Rush Hour 4     His Life In Action – and Comedy   Seems like the whole world loves Jackie Chan.  He’s grown from “the Next Bruce Lee” to one of our beloved … Continue reading

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Tom West – Classic Ace Double Western Writer Remembered & Reviewed

  Tom West ACE Double Western Book Reviews: Gallows Gulch & The Man At Rope’s End     Tom West: Classic Ace Double Western Writer Remembered & Reviewed In his 1960 Western novel THE PHANTOM PISTOLEER, after a ranch house, barns, … Continue reading

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