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Cocktails With Molotov : an odyssey of unlikely detours

Author: Barry Farber
Publisher: Washington, DC : Wnd Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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After reading "Cocktails with Molotov" you'll wonder. if there's anything Barry Farber hasn't done, if there's anywhere he hasn't been. From a young age, Farber had a knack for being in the right place at the right time. In. "Cocktails with Molotov," Barry Farber's collection of real life. short stories, you'll read of his encounters with Alfred. Hitchcock, the King of Albania, and Buzz Aldrin; of his knowledge of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Named Person: Barry Farber; Barry Farber
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Farber
OCLC Number: 847618672
Description: 1 online resource (ii, 226 pages)
Contents: Cover; Table of Contents; A Note to the Reader; 1 The Second Chance Club; 2 Colored Water; 3 How Bob Hope Saved Not My Life, but My Livelihood; 4 Cocktails with Molotov; 5 My Night on the Leningrad Black Market; 6 Alfred Hitchcock Answers My Most Brilliant Question; 7 The Lieutenant with the Strange Name; 8 Suomen Pankki; 9 Can You Guess Which Relative Is Coming?; 10 The Man Who Married and Divorced Six Jewish Women within Eighteen Months; 11 Charlie Fawcett: Act Two; 12 My Best Day in the Army; 13 Are You Black or Cuban?; 14 Oysters, Russian Glue, and Yugoslav Elephants: The Stuff of Heroes. 15 Why the Rabbi Got Annoyed16 Cheering for the Other Side; 17 When the Army Wisely Decides to Keep Its Mouth Shut; 18 Everybody Always Gets Everything Wrong; 19 Buzz and I; 20 The Veteran Who Wasn't Getting His GI Bill; 21 Bette and Joan and I at 21; 22 The Best Practical Joke I Ever Witnessed; 23 My Scariest Moment; 24 "We Know You Don't Eat Ham!"; 25 My Most Unlikely Hebrew Teacher; 26 The Indonesian Misunderstanding; 27 "We Make Them Better!"; 28 Honor, Southern-Style; 29 From Maryland to Yugoslavia; 30 Mother Almost Obeyed Dad; 31 Archangel. Murmansk. All Mine! 32 The Best Nap I Ever Had33 The Boston Strangler; 34 Cuss Words: Then and Now; 35 General Bradley, Admiral Burke, and Private Farber; 36 The Winner: My Daughter Celia. The Loser: The Communist Party of Cuba; 37 Baby's First Pro-Family Act; 38 Choo-Choo; 39 Confederate Flag over the Deep Southern Dormitory; 40 Daddy and the Duke; 41 Mother and Dad and Matty and Henry; 42 The Ram and the Blue Devil; 43 Eddie; 44 Rock 'n' Roll Station Covers Fidel's Visit; 45 My Freak Adjustment; 46 How My World War II Started; 47 Can You Believe? Both Grandmas and Grandpas! 48 How Can the Score Be 18-0 with No Touchdowns, Safeties, or Place Kicks?49 You Do the Math --
in English or Indonesian!; 50 My Worst and Best Questions on the Radio over Fifty Years; 51 Have You Ever Lived a Biblical Moment?; 52 Which Is Mightier: Your Coincidence or Mine?; 53 The Albanian King's Ridiculous Joke about the Italian Invasion; 54 Out of Wedlock; 55 The Real Reason Men Don't Like to Ask for Directions; 56 Bridge: The Kind with Cards, Not with Girders; 57 Daddy's Shameful Victory; 58 The Maryland Used-Car Lot; 59 The Greatest Line of World War II --
in North Carolina. 60 Take a New York Cab and See the World61 Was It "Nuts!" or Something Else?; 62 The Russians Aren't Just Coming; They've Been Here; 63 How I Learned Europeans Are More Cultured Than We Are; 64 Queen Wilhelmina and the Nazis; 65 Tex, I've Got the Cabinet!; 66 The Ant; 67 The Answer That Saved Fifty Thousand Lives; 68 The House on M Street; 69 The Orthodox Rabbi and the Castro Defector; 70 The Lifesaving Sled; 71 America's Two- Party System; 72 Why Refuel at Vilna?; 73 Speak Now, or Forever Hold Your Peace; 74 How Hollywood Can Induce You to Love Thine Enemy.
Responsibility: Barry Farber, the Dean of American Talk Radio.

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After reading "Cocktails with Molotov" you'll wonder. if there's anything Barry Farber hasn't done, if there's anywhere he hasn't been. From a young age, Farber had a knack for being in the right place at the right time. In. "Cocktails with Molotov," Barry Farber's collection of real life. short stories, you'll read of his encounters with Alfred. Hitchcock, the King of Albania, and Buzz Aldrin; of his knowledge of 26 foreign languages and how foreign language came through for him in the knick of time.

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