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nos·tal·gi·a

(nos-tal'jē-ă),
The longing to return home, to a former time in one's life, or to familiar people and surroundings.
[G. nostos, a return (home), + algos, pain]

nos·tal·gi·a

(nos-tal'jē-ă)
The longing to return home, to a former time in one's life, or to familiar people and surroundings.
[G. nostos, a return (home), + algos, pain]

nostalgia

(nŏs-tăl′jē-ă) [Gr. nostos, a return home, + algos, pain]
1. Homesickness; longing to return home.
2. A longing to return to a previously experienced time or place.
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This is Ashington - A Nostalgic Feast is the latest offering by the Six Townships History Group, one of the region's most prolific producers of historical content.
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Rather than recognize this bias, however, we mistakenly believe that what we remember is representative of the entire category of experiences, giving rise to nostalgic preferences," Morewedge explained.
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Howard, a writer who specializes in North American history and places, and Mayer, a writer and musician, provide general essays and historical photos about California from a nostalgic point of view and the main attractions, neighborhoods, landscapes, home life, leisure activities, sports, events, places, and famous figures that shaped the state.
Scores of dancers will show how it's done and the varietystyle format will also feature celebrity picks, original artists, nostalgic pop videos and home-movie montages.
Get your boots polished, pack your kit and make a weekend of it with a very nostalgic "1940s weekend".
Write to Mike Crowe, Ex-National Serviceman, 7 Heath Road, Lake, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 8PG with service number, which service you served in and when, for all the details of a wonderful nostalgic weekend.
Wayne Erbsen has two outstanding collections of frontier songs and folklore that are as entertaining as they are nostalgic tributes to the now legendary western frontier.
Remembrances of Times Past takes the reader on a nostalgic tour through twentieth century America, from the era of Model-T Fords and telegrams to radio fireside chats, strict rules of etiquette, manual typewriters, the debut flight of the Wright brothers, and much more.
Drive-In Movie Memories is enthusiastically recommended for personal and community library DVD collections as an intriguing and nostalgic history of the Drive-In movie.