A detailed Table of Contents
In 2010, when I had reached the age of about 63, I decided that I had enough
life experience and I had little enough life left that it was time for me to
begin writing. So my writings are now made available as ebooks under the
author name, Roie Philom, and as a
But the most complete versions are available to family and friends who are
interested as a flash drive called "Start" and as a portable hard disk
drive called "Legacy". After my time in this world has passed, then if anyone
finds themselves reading my words, I will to a small extent come alive again
in that person's mind.
- A Summary of my Beliefs
- Developing a Life Plan - A person's
approach to his life.
- Humans and their Future - by Duane Bristow
- Questionaries by Duane Bristow
- Duane Bristow's Legacy and the Future
- Grandpa Tell Me
- Are we Woke?
- School - by Duane Bristow
- Jack of Many Trades - my Life
Duane Bristow's Life Book
- History and Science and Philosophy
Essays and thoughts about history and science and philosophy developed over
the last forty years.
- Scientific Discoveries and Technological Inventions of
- The World According to Roie!
- Monitor and Control - How our government
- Six Worlds on Earth
- World Views
- Time is a Puzzle
- Brain Droppings
- Stages of Life
- Diet and Health - research by Duane
Bristow including sugars, carbs, gluten, fatty acids, and cholestrol.
- Education - Ideas and Principles
- This is It! as is This
- Daily Life in a Historical Context
- The History and the Culture of Clinton County
- Humor, Puzzles, Games, and Mind Teasers
Stories, legal cases collected by a judge, and other humor collected over the last twenty five years as well as some mental puzzles.
Original poems and favorite poetry from the public domain.
- Our Cabin and
My Early Morning Ritual
- Photography - my world.
- Photography - My Autumn Photos
- Photography - my family
- Duane & Eva Bristow
- Forestry and Accounting
Essays and thoughts about forestry developed over
the last forty years and an introduction to double entry bookkeeping.
- Ripples in the Force - A Fantasy
Roie Philom's fantasy about cruising timber and finding a secluded retreat
and how life could be. This book contains sex, violence, fantasy, history,
computer programming, philosophy and forest mensuration among a few other
things. If you don't want to read about any of these things then please don't
read it. Otherwise enjoy!
- Striking at the Root of Evil - a call for
reform of political campaigns and the influence of money on government.
- Is the World Stupid or Am I?
- The Wild Riders of the First Kentucky
written in 1894 by Eastham Tarrant and now in the public domain. This is a
historical account of a cavalry unit in the Civil War written by the members
of the unit about 30 years after the end of the war.
The oriental board game of strategically placing stones.
- Stratego Setups
Basic piece setups for the board game of stratego.
- Stratego Strategy
How to play stratego wisely.
- Family, History, Community
- Culture, Art, Media Collections
- War of the Minds
Twitter and Tweets
- Found on the Internet
- A Short
History of the World by H. G. Wells
- The History of Herodotus - Vol. I
The History of Herodotus - Vol. II
- Captured By The Indians
Reminiscences of Pioneer Life in Minnesota.
By Minnie Buce Carrigan.
The Dakota War of 1862.
- Shattering the Sacred Myths -
- Big Dummies Guide to Religion, Philosophy, and
- Quotes from Alan Watts
- God is Not Great
excerpts by Christopher Hitchens
- 20 Reasons to Abandon Christianity
excerpts by Chaz Bufe
A discussion of happiness of nations and of the Gross National Happiness of
Bhutan and several happiness questionaires.
- Excerpts from "How to Win Friends and Influence
PDF version of whole book
- Weighing the End of Life - from
The NY Times by Louise Aronson
- End of Life Care - The Conversation and Karen Boudreau's letter
- Edge - 2012 - What is your Favorite Deep, Elegant,
or Beautiful Explanation?
- Alternative Marriage Styles - Swingers
- Quotes from Richard Dawkins
- Euclid's Elements
- A Universe Not Made for Us - video
- Relativity of Wrong by Issac Asimov
- The Fine Structure Constant
- A Brief History of Clocks
- The Nature of Time
- The Boy with the Incredible Brain - videos - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5,
- Interview about "Sex at Dawn: The Prehistoric Origins of Modern Sexuality" by Christopher Ryan and Cacilda Jethá
- The Worst Mistake of the Human Race by Jared
- Life Expectancy in the Paleolithic by Ron
Hoggan, Ed. D.
- Sexual Behavior
in Pre Contact Hawaii by Milton Diamond, PH.D.
Global sex: sexuality and sexual practices around the world by JUDITH
- Nisa: The Life and Words of a !Kung Woman
by Marjorie Shostak
- Politics and Economics
- Invasion of the Data Snatchers - from
The NY Times by Bill Keller
- A Great Debate - from
The NY Times by Gary Gutting
- What's Wrong With Inequality? - Gary Gutting
- The U.S. behaves nothing like a democracy -
by Noam Chomsky.
- Why Police Lie Under Oath - from
The NY Times by Michelle Alexander
- Democracy - from Global Issues
- The Federal Budget Rescaled by Terry Tao
- Americans Want to Live in a More Equal Country
- A Future Worth Living
by Chaz Bufe.
- The Republican Brain
- The Oligarchy
"The Quiet Coup" by Simon Johnson in "The Atlantic" May 2009 and articles from
"Rolling Stone" by Matt Taibbi.
- Who Rules America
The Bohemian Grove
The Corporate Community
The Ford Foundation
Growth Coalition Theory
- Inside Job - videos - 1, 2
The financial crisis beginning in 2008.
- Taxes - by Warren Buffett & Steven Rattner
- Tax Wealth not Income
- Great Expectations
by Charles Dickens - 1867
- The Machine Stops
by E. M. Forster - 1909
- The Woman Haters
by Joseph C. Lincoln - 1911
Pages on web site
Sculpture of Ancient Greece
Venus of Cyrene
Last revised September 2016.
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All contents copyright (C) 2011, Duane Bristow. All rights reserved.