For Dean's friend Terry Baumfalk, it means even more than that. Saturday was a way to address how Vietnam veterans had been treated in this country after their service, he said.
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Mr. Dean writes in the prologue about picking up the scent in 1977 of two Faberge chess sets, created before the Russian revolution swept away the luxuries of the czarist era.
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