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In the Arena: An Autobiography

By: Charlton Heston

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: September 1995

Seller ID: 127970

ISBN: 0684803941

Condition: Used - Good


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A Change of Heart: A Memoir

By: Claire Sylvia,William Novak

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: May 1997

Seller ID: 128918

ISBN: 0316821497

Condition: Used - Good


After a heart and lung transplant operation, dancer Claire Sylvia discovered that new organs were not the only thing she inherited. Never having liked such foods as beer and chicken nuggets, she suddenly started craving them. After an extraordinary dream, she seeks out the family of her donor -- a teenaged boy who died in a motorcycle accident -- and learns that it is indeed possible for two souls to merge in one body. "This is a story that must be told and heard...a fascinating example of how cellular memory can outlive physical death." -- Deepak Chopra, M.D. View more info

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At Home in the World

By: Daniel Pearl

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Free Press: June 2002

Seller ID: 127620

ISBN: 074324317X

Condition: Used - Good


"Wall Street Journal" reporter Daniel Pearl became the focus of international concern when he was kidnapped by Islamic extremists in Pakistan while investigating a story. News of his brutal murder in February 2002 was universally denounced, a tragic loss of a good man and a compassionate journalist who was at home anywhere in the world. "At Home in the World "celebrates Pearl's life through 50 of his best stories. Edited by his longtime friend and colleague, Helene Cooper, "At Home in the World" gives testimony to Mr. Pearl's extraordinary skill as a writer and to his talent for friendshi... View more info

The Second Mountain: The Quest for a Moral Life

By: David Brooks

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Random House: April 2019

Seller ID: 127715

ISBN: 0812993268

Condition: Used - Good


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Johnny Carson

By: Henry Bushkin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: October 2013

Seller ID: 127692

ISBN: 0544217624

Condition: Used - Good


A revealing and incisive account of the King of Late Night at the height of his fame and power, by his lawyer, wingman, fixer, and closest confidant From 1962 until 1992, Johnny Carson hosted "The Tonight Show" and permeated the American consciousness. In the '70s and '80s he was the country's highest-paid entertainer and its most enigmatic. He was notoriously inscrutable, as mercurial (and sometimes cruel) off-camera as he was charming and hilarious onstage. During the apex of his reign, Carson's longtime lawyer and best friend was Henry Bushkin, who now shows us Johnny Carson with a brea... View more info

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Eleanor and Franklin: The Story of Their Relationship, based on Eleanor Roosevelt's Private Papers

By: Joseph P. Lash

Price: $5.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: January 1971

Seller ID: 128025

ISBN: 0393074595

Condition: Used - Good


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First Women

By: Kate Andersen Brower

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harper: April 2016

Seller ID: 127695

ISBN: 0062439650

Condition: Used - Good


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My Story, My Song - Mother-Daughter Reflections on Life and Faith

By: Lucimarian Roberts,Robin Roberts,Missy Buchanan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Upper Room: March 2012

Seller ID: 128524

ISBN: 0835811077

Condition: Used - Good


My Story, My Song is the heartwarming memoir of 88-year-old Lucimarian Tolliver Roberts, mother of Good Morning America coanchor Robin Roberts. It details pivotal moments in Mrs. Roberts' intriguing life, revealing how faith in God has given her strength and hope. Good Morning America viewers have come to know and love Lucimarian Tolliver Roberts. For many, the heartfelt connection began the day after Hurricane Katrina blew through the Gulf Coast. They watched as Robin stood among the remnants of her hometown and talked about her desperate search for her elderly mother, who had ridden out ... View more info

Man O' War

By: Page and Treat Roger L. Cooper

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Julian Messner: January 1952

Seller ID: 123969

ISBN: B001XON14O

Condition: Used - Good


Former library book. In fair condition - binding is good and pages are unmarked and unstained. Some stains on inside covers from tape used to keep cover attached. View more info

Close Friends

By: Peter Jenkins

Price: $5.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Co: October 1989

Seller ID: 128402

ISBN: 068808527X

Condition: Used - Good


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McEnroe: Taming the Talent

By: Richard Evans

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Stephen Greene Pr: September 1990

Seller ID: 127969

ISBN: 0828907919

Condition: Used - Good


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American Bloomsbury: Louisa May Alcott, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Margaret Fuller, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau: Their Lives, Their Loves, Their Work

By: Susan Cheever

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: December 2006

Seller ID: 127166

ISBN: 0743264614

Condition: Used - Good


Even the most devoted readers of nineteenth-century American literature often assume that the men and women behind the masterpieces were as dull and staid as the era's static daguerreotypes. Susan Cheever's latest work, however, brings new life to the well-known literary personages who produced such cherished works as "The Scarlet Letter, Moby-Dick, Walden," and "Little Women." Rendering in full color the tumultuous, often scandalous lives of these volatile and vulnerable geniuses, Cheever's dynamic narrative reminds us that, while these literary heroes now seem secure of their spots in the ca... View more info

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The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century

By: Thomas L. Friedman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: January 2005

Seller ID: 127787

ISBN: 0374292884

Condition: Used - Good


When scholars write the history of the world twenty years from now, and they come to the chapter "Y2K to March 2004," what will they say was the most crucial development? The attacks on the World Trade Center on 9/11 and the Iraq war? Or the convergence of technology and events that allowed India, China, and so many other countries to become part of the global supply chain for services and manufacturing, creating an explosion of wealth in the middle classes of the world's two biggest nations, giving them a huge new stake in the success of globalization? And with this "flattening" of the globe,... View more info