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Blue Skies, No Fences

Blue Skies, No Fences

(2007)
A Memoir of Childhood and Family
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In Blue Skies, No Fences: A Memoir of Childhood and Family, Lynne Cheney re-creates the years after World War II in a small town on the high plains of the West. Portraying an era that started with the Ink Spots on the Zenith Radio in her family's living room and ended with Elvis on the jukebox at the local canteen, she tells of coming of age in a time when the country seemed in control of its destiny and individual Americans in charge of theirs. She describes Casper, Wyoming, where she met a young man named Dick Cheney, and remembers her hometown as a place where the future seemed as bright as the blue sky and life's possibilities as boundless as the prairie. It was also a place where a pioneer heritage prevailed, and Cheney traces the paths of forebears who journeyed westward, strengthened against adversity by a bedrock belief that they would find a better life. An uplifting exploration of a special time and place in American history, Blue Skies, No Fences is also a heartfelt tribute to those optimistic souls who, in Lynne Cheney's words, "pinned their hopes on America and kept heading west."

 
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Hardback Editions

October 2007 : USA Hardback
Title: Blue Skies, No Fences: A Memoir of Childhood and Family
Author(s): Lynne Cheney
ISBN: 1-4165-3288-9 / 978-1-4165-3288-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pocket Books
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Paperback Editions

April 2009 : USA Paperback
Title: Blue Skies, No Fences: A Memoir of Childhood and Family
Author(s): Lynne Cheney
ISBN: 1-4165-3289-7 / 978-1-4165-3289-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Threshold Editions
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Audio Editions

October 2007 : USA Audio CD
Title: Blue Skies, No Fences: A Memoir of Childhood and Family
Author(s): Lynne Cheney
ISBN: 0-7435-6885-0 / 978-0-7435-6885-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio
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September 2007 : UK Audio edition
Title: Blue Skies, No Fences: A Memoir of Childhood and Family
Author(s): Lynne Cheney
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   

2007 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: Blue Skies, No Fences
Author(s): Lynne Cheney
ISBN: 1-4281-9667-6 / 978-1-4281-9667-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: RecordedBooks
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

October 2007 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Blue Skies, No Fences: A Memoir of Childhood and Family
Author(s): Lynne Cheney
Publisher: Threshold Editions
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

October 2007 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Blue Skies, No Fences: A Memoir of Childhood and Family
Author(s): Lynne Cheney
Publisher: Threshold Editions
Availability: Amazon UK   



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