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HAWLEY'S CASTLE

Samuel Hawley is a writer of narrative nonfiction. His books are highly eclectic. He has written about 16th-century East Asian history, 19th-century Korean-American relations, Olympic sprinting and land speed racing and a circus elephant named Topsy who was electrocuted in 1903. He lives in Kingston, Ontario.

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THE BEACH BOYS: "SPIRIT OF AMERICA"


Scarcely a month after Craig Breedlove claimed his first land speed record of 407 mph on August 5, 1963, the Beach Boys recorded a hit single entitled "Spirit of America." It was included in their album Little Deuce Coupe, released on September 2, 1963.

To listen, click here.


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