Memoirs of Elleanor Eldridge

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My sisters and my baby brother danced about the house, whispering to each other excitedly about the coming of der Belznickel on that snowy December 5th evening, the day before the Feast of Saint Nicholas. Country and folk, blues, rock 'n' roll, rap, and hip-hop have all carried powerful social and political messages. Faced with an unpredictable security environment, we commit to deepening our cooperation and our efforts to ensure security and stability in the region, as part of NATO’s approach to collective defense."

Pages: 74

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (July 27, 2010)

ISBN: 1453722327

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