Hal Neumann
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“Serving the Republic” is the Nelson A. Miles memoir that was published in 1911. It doesn’t have a great deal on Miles City, but the town is named after the man, so I thought we should include it.
“Much has been lost, and there is much yet to lose.” --Tim Powers, “The Drawing of the Dark”
Okay. I'll tackle CCAH - it'll likely take a while to download 600 + images, I'll let you know if I bump up against a roadblock.
Re: "Custer County Area History: As We Recall" (CCAH) On the Montana Memory Project website the book is presented as jpg images. There are 608 pages. It’s possible to download the jpegs and then bundl + 424 more characters
Larry, I'm in. Let me know what you need and if I can do it, I will. There are a few items in the public domain that are already in electronic formats. I could likely help scanning things to pdf, if t + 120 more characters
“Cuba Alarmed By Presence Of Russian Client State Only 90 Miles Away” BREAKING BURGH February 16, 2017 url Note: This is a work of satire. I suppose it’s best to point that out.
Not everything that seems related is.
“Should America Be the World’s Policeman?” By Charles V. Peña THE AMERICAN CONSERVATIVE February 6, 2017 url “Ian Bremmer on America's Role in the World” FOREIGN AFFAIRS MAGAZINE June 25, 2015 url “Da + 280 more characters
“Drunkenness is his best virtue; for he will be swine drunk, and in his sleep he does little harm, save to his bedclothes about him.” --William Shakespeare, “All's Well That Ends Well”.
“Where Are the American Conservatives?” --August Heckscher THE AMERICAN CONSERVATIVE March 14, 2013 url
Who Started the First Fire? --Dennis Sandgathe & Harold L. Dibble SAPIENS January 26, 2017 url + 514 more characters
“Every ounce of my cynicism is supported by historical precedent.” --Glen Cook, Shadow Games
“An age is called Dark, not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.” --James Michener
The Trump effect and bazillionaire preppers. Interesting. Millman concludes: “This is serious Ayn Rand meets Dr. Strangelove next-level stuff.” “Who Isn’t John Galt?” --Noah Millman THE AMERICAN CONSE + 521 more characters
"History celebrates the battlefields whereon we meet our death, but scorns to speak of the plowed fields whereby we thrive. It knows the names of the king's bastards, but cannot tell us of the origin + 73 more characters
Fallaciloquence (noun) Speaking deceitfully or using misleading conversation. Speech full of deceit; misleading speech.
“There is nothing left to watch but fire and the night: circle within circle, light within light. Messages arrive in the net where discrete pulses cross. Parametal engines of joy and disaster give the + 437 more characters
I don't know that he is the worst, but I'm hard pressed to think of one that lays a stronger claim to the label.
“The Mystery of Woodrow Wilson” --Oswald Garrison Villard THE AMERICAN CONSERVATIVE February 12, 2013 “[T]he greatest mystery of all is the transformation which came over this man the day he became Pr + 1290 more characters
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