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Second Semester Update: The Nesting Instinct Kicks In

Thursday, Apr. 1, 1943

It’s not a myth: Midway through a pregnancy, women get the urge to clean and organize the home. My mother was no exception and wrote this exuberant letter to her parents today about housecleaning at 216 N. 150 more words

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The Pessimist Writes About Love

Did I mention it was Proclamation Season? It’s all a mix of the usual, but every now and then something a little different comes along, something that makes you feel a little better than you may have before, something that reaffirms belief in love, magic, and all those mushy things that we sometimes like to scorn. 445 more words

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German Midget Subs to Blockade Great Lakes’ Ports by William A. Kennedy

Author’s Note: I have always been interested in history and especially in stories that go beyond what we were taught in school. History is even more interesting to me when it involves where I grew up in northern Ohio. 352 more words

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Sector Commander Kickstarter is now live!

Almost a month late, but as the saying goes all good things come to those who wait.

Sector Commander: world war II is now live on kickstarter

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Andrew Higgins “Won the War”

By Glen Sparks

Andrew Higgins built the boats that won the war.

Higgins boats, or as the military called them, LSVPs (Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel), carried troops ashore most famously at Normandy on D-Day, but also at North Africa (Operation Torch), Sicily, Iwo Jima, the Philippines and other World War II hot spots. 640 more words

Instruments of Darkness

Title:                      Instruments of Darkness

Author:                  Alfred Price

Price, Alfred (1967, 2005). Instruments of Darkness: The History of Electronic Warfare, 1939-1945 (rev. ed.) London: Greenhill

LCCN:    2007310508… 610 more words

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Confound And Destroy

Title:                      Confound And Destroy

Author:                 Martin Streetly

Streetly, Martin (1978). Confound And Destroy: 100 Group And The Bomber Support Campaign. London: Macdonald and Jane’s… 25 more words

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