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More Amazing Tales from Indiana
By Fred D. Cavinder

More Amazing Tales from Indiana

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More Amazing Tales from Indiana by Fred D. Cavinder

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The stories in this book will provide entertainment for everyone and evoke wonder in the most jaded observer of the human condition. Some of the exploits that Fred D. Cavinder describes are half-hidden footnotes to national and international happenings. Others seem so typical of Indiana that they will appeal to anyone who understands the Hoosier spirit. But all of them are true-recorded in reliable accounts or by reliable witnesses from early times to the present. In "Saving Face," Cavinder introduces us to General Ambrose Burnside of Liberty. Burnside blundered his way through the Civil War, relocated to Rhode Island, and served three terms as governor and two terms as U.S. Senator. But what we really remember Burnside for is his unique facial hair-his "sideburns." Did you know that Indiana produced three of the movie Tarzans? In "AHHaaaaaaaaaaiiiiiiiieeeeeeeee!" you can find out who they were. With its sometimes quirky stories about the Hoosier state, More Amazing Tales from Indiana will be a ready companion for the bedside table and will provide a wellspring of anecdotes for speechmakers and pundits.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780253216533
ISBN-10: 0253216532
Format: Paperback
(5346mm x 3564mm x 15mm)
Pages: 208
Imprint: Indiana University Press
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publish Date: 19-Nov-2003
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Fred D. Cavinder

Indiana Book of Records, Firsts and Fascinating Facts by Fred D. Cavinder Indiana Book of Records, Firsts and Fascinating Facts, Paperback (June 1985)

What Guinness have done for the records of the world, this book does for Indiana, whose inhabitants have blazed a trail of accomplishments in nearly every field.

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Author Biography - Fred D. Cavinder

Fred D. Cavinder is author of The Indiana Book of Records, Firsts, and Fascinating Facts (IUP, 1985) and Amazing Tales of Indiana (IUP, 1990). He lives in Indianapolis.

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