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Tom Myers

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Larry McMurtry

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Traveling the world in the US Air Force during the Cuban Missile Crisis and the war in Vietnam meant landing in many exciting locales—some great, some not, and some almost too exotic to survive.

I used the GI Bill to graduate from university with a degree in English and History.

Following graduation, and as always looking for excitement, I took a position in Tehran, Iran to work as an analyst focused on the Middle East. When the Shah of Iran's flag started to droop, I returned to the United States to find employment with a major international air carrier. That led to much more travel and enough excitement to satisfy me.

Now I stay home and write about all of the places I've been and the people I've encountered. But still I get itchy feet and
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