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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Bill Nunes  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1939 in East St. Louis, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Nunes was born in East St. Louis, Illinois and now lives in Glen Carbon, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Nunes is a retired social studies teacher and school administrator from Edwardsville High School and is the author of 15 books on the history and nostalgia of St. Louis, East St. Louis, and Illinois. He is a native of the East St. Louis area.

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284 things a bright St. Louis/Southern Illinois boy can do! :
ISBN: 9780978799472. OCLC Number: 694526744

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A guide for boys (or girls) to learn how to make things, fix things, play games, etc. to help make them a well-rounded individual.

301 things a bright St. Louis/Southern Illinois girl can do! :
ISBN: 0978799461. OCLC Number: 732685279

[Bill Nunes],. .

A guide for girls (or boys) to learn how to make things, fix things, play games, etc. to help make them a well-rounded individual.

Coming of age in '40s and '50s East St. Louis /
ISBN: 096469347X. OCLC Number: 33890053

[publisher not identified],. .

East Saint Louis 56 nostalgic postcards from the collection of Harold Fiebig /
ISBN: 0964693461. OCLC Number: 40522512

[B. Nunes],. .

East St. Louis /
ISBN: 0738582808. OCLC Number: 742620955

Arcadia Pub.,. .

Depicts the early history of East St. Louis, which was officially established in 1861.

East St. Louis remembered /
ISBN: 0964693488. OCLC Number: 37397147

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Illinois crime /
ISBN: 0964693429. OCLC Number: 795653265

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Illinois in the roaring twenties /
ISBN: 0971071896. OCLC Number: 62218946

Corley Printing,. .

Illinois in World War II /
ISBN: 0978799402. OCLC Number: 71434855

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Illinois trivia illustrated /
ISBN: 0964693496. OCLC Number: 56930450

Corley Printing :. .

50 categories, 4,000 questions, 600 pictures. Everything from legends and lore to history and disasters.

Incredible Illinois /
ISBN: 0964693402. OCLC Number: 53210589

Corley Printing,. .

Illustrated year-by-year history of Illinois.

Prominent East St. Louisans :
ISBN: 0964693437. OCLC Number: 46613757

WoodRiver Print. Co.,. .

Southern Illinois :
ISBN: 0964693453. OCLC Number: 48427559

[B. Nunes],. .

Southern Illinois illustrated :
ISBN: 0978799437. OCLC Number: 755014073

[B. Nunes],. .

History of southern Illinois highlighting the people and places.

The big book of St. Louis & Southern Illinois crime
ISBN: 9780978799427. OCLC Number: 441419368

[B. Nunes],. .

The big book of St. Louis nostalgia /
ISBN: 0978799496. OCLC Number: 233599498

[Bill Nunes],. .

A look at many of the interesting attributes of St. Louis, Missouri.

The Frank "Buster" Wortman story /
ISBN: 0978799488. OCLC Number: 854576856

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Stories about Frank Wortman, a St. Louis-area bootlegger, gambler and a former member of the Shelton Brothers Gang during prohibition.

The St. Louis Cardinals, 1926-2013 :
ISBN: 0978799445. OCLC Number: 864912893

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