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[PDF / Epub] ☉ Second Cousins ❤ Douglas Roberts – Chickenshedcafe.uk 24000 years ago during the last ice age what is now White Sands National Monument in southern New Mexico was then a 1600 suare mile lake which geologists have named Lake Lucero Gradually the weather b24000 years ago during the last ice age what is now White Sands National Monument in southern New Mexico was then a 1600 suare mile lake which geologists have named Lake Lucero Gradually the weather became drier and warmer as the ice age retreated and the gypsum that had been dissolved in the lake deposited out as the lake dried up leaving the modern day pure white dunes of gypsum sand At the southern end of this range of dunes on what is now part of the White Sands Missile Range the sands have drifted exposing something that should not have been there About The Author Doug Roberts grew up in Los Alamos New Mexico He spent 11 years in Las Cruces New Mexico during his college years alternatively working on a couple of degrees rock climbing in the Organ Mountains just east of town and working summers to put himself through school Since then he has worked as a computer scientist at several national laboratories including of course Los Alamos He eventually ended up living in Nambe New Mexico These days he plays his 1921 C Melody saxophone several nights a week in Santa Fe and rides a BMW GSA 1200 motorcycle to places like Alaska the Yukon and other parts of Canada He and his wife take care of the 15 parrots 40 peacocks and.

An ever changing population of stray cats that call the 200 year old adobe house they live in home Well not the peacocks They live outside Except for one or two But that's another story Author’s Note I actually wrote this book in 1982 – 1983 while working at the Idaho National Engineering Laboratories Well not while actually at work of course I wrote it in the evenings at home in Pocatello The book began life on what was at the time a state of the art NorthStar Horizon CPM machine No worries though I had it maxed out with 64 KB of memory Yes that’s old technology I still remember how much I paid for that machine in 1980 5000 Back then 5000 was real money I finally finished the book after pounding away on it for a year and a half’s worth of evenings and weekends and then proceeded to accrue a respectable number of rejection slips from a variety of publishing houses most of which are no longer around One thing followed another and I ended up shelving the book for about 30 years while still taking care to move it from machine to machine as my computing environment changed over the years As far as I can recall the book migrated from the NorthStar to a DEC Rainbow DEC Rainbow Whose idea was that Then to a Symbolics 3.

second kindle cousins book Second Cousins eBookAn ever changing population of stray cats that call the 200 year old adobe house they live in home Well not the peacocks They live outside Except for one or two But that's another story Author’s Note I actually wrote this book in 1982 – 1983 while working at the Idaho National Engineering Laboratories Well not while actually at work of course I wrote it in the evenings at home in Pocatello The book began life on what was at the time a state of the art NorthStar Horizon CPM machine No worries though I had it maxed out with 64 KB of memory Yes that’s old technology I still remember how much I paid for that machine in 1980 5000 Back then 5000 was real money I finally finished the book after pounding away on it for a year and a half’s worth of evenings and weekends and then proceeded to accrue a respectable number of rejection slips from a variety of publishing houses most of which are no longer around One thing followed another and I ended up shelving the book for about 30 years while still taking care to move it from machine to machine as my computing environment changed over the years As far as I can recall the book migrated from the NorthStar to a DEC Rainbow DEC Rainbow Whose idea was that Then to a Symbolics 3.

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