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By Peter Baird

As a Boy Scout, Peter Baird fought within the chilly warfare by means of scanning the skies over Moscow, Idaho for inbound Soviet airplane. He fought different wars to boot, with paralytic polio, rock n roll, his mom s melanoma and his father s publish hectic tension disease from a global warfare gunshot wound. As an grownup, Baird grew to become a certified magician who gave indicates around the state to profit melanoma learn. He additionally turned a tribulation legal professional who represented his spouse ahead of the U.S. ideally suited courtroom in a freedom of trust case, Ernesto Miranda of the recognized Miranda case, the Presbyterian Church U.S.A. which were infiltrated through govt spies, and 4 Hare Krishna participants charged with loitering. As a guy, Baird battled melancholy, made silly error, persisted divorce, used to be accused of kid abuse through his mentally unwell daughter, suffered literary rejection, faced herpes in Las Vegas, released a singular, and reconciled along with his father because the outdated guy descended into Alzheimer s. all through, Baird wrote essays and tales - occasionally hilariously humorous and occasionally profoundly critical - approximately lifestyles as he lived it, and legislations as he practiced it. they're all the following in preserving Moscow From the Soviets. Winner of the 2009 San Fransico booklet pageant Award for Compilations/Anthologies

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