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A Wealth of Wisdom: Legendary African American Elders Speak

By: Camille Cosby, Renee Poussaint

Price: $18.00

Publisher: USA, Atria: 2004

Seller ID: 009646

Condition: As New

The editors collected these stories as part of the (US) National Visionary Leadership Project - The wisdom of our elders is our most valuable resource. In A Wealth of Wisdom, a collection of stories, experiences, and observations of more than fifty African Americans, ages seventy and over, extraordinary men and women explain how we as a nation got to where we are. With accounts by everyone from Maya Angelou and Ray Charles to Robert Guillaume and Coretta Scott King, thes... View more info

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Modern Times, Modern Places

By: Conrad, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1999

Seller ID: 010459

Condition: Excellent

The world changed faster during the twentieth century than ever before. Science and technology set the pace. With a uniquely clear perspective Peter Conrad provides on a phase of history that has nearly passed we are much better prepared to confront the new millennium. 752 crisply presented pp & approx 900g packed for post. All in great order. review >>>> . . .this accomplished and very thorough round-up of our century's most important cultural trends is perfect for the ... View more info

In the Company of Rilke: Why a 20th-Century Visionary Poet Speaks So Eloquently to 21st-Century Readers

By: Dowrick, Stephanie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Allen & Unwin: 2006

Inscription: Inscription and Signature of Author

Seller ID: 010336

Condition: Excellent

In the Company of Rilke is a rare book about a rare poet. Rainer Maria Rilke was a giant of twentieth-century writing who remains a visionary voice for our own time, captivating readers not only with his brilliance but also his fearlessness about the "deepest things." Speaking through his own contradictions and ambivalences, he gives readers a profound understanding of the complex beauty of human existence. review >>> I have not had much experience of poetry, but... View more info

Voyage to Faremido

By: Karinthy, Frigyes

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Budapest, Corvina: 1965

Seller ID: 008844

Condition: Very Good

Trans. by Paul Tabori. It presents beings who not only understand the secrets of nature, but they are the secret of nature themselves — they are nature personified. These beings consist of inorganic materials (thus having a superficial similarity to robots). The novel describes the adventures of a pilot, who lost his way and came to the world of these beings. They help the protagonist to see the beauty of their world, and help him also to come home. Faults-dj has a lar... View more info

CULTURE SHOCK Dealing with Stress in Cross-Cultural Living

By: Loss Myron

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Light & Life Press, U.S.A.: 1993

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 005935

Condition: As New

A helpful guide to those working in cross-cultural environment, especially those of a missionary nature. View more info

A GRIP ON GRIEF Youth Face to Face with Loss

By: McInnes Elsa

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Castle Publishing, New Zealand: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008487

ISBN: 0958212473

Condition: As New

"This is a powerful collection of real life stories of young people dealing with grief in creative and inspiring ways. It is a valuable resource for people experiencing grief and for those who seek to help them. This book brings a message of hope that is greatly needed in our society today". View more info

Beat the Blues

By: Newell, Malcolm

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Stirling Books: 1996

Seller ID: 009666

Condition: Excellent

This guide to coping with depression discusses the nature of depression and the causes of mood swings. Provides advice on managing various factors that can contribute to depression and gives information about anti-depressants and other therapies used to treat depression. 171 pp includes an index. View more info

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One Hand Clapping

By: Rafe Martin, Manuela Soares

Price: $38.00

Publisher: USA, Rizzoli: 1995

Seller ID: 009622

Condition: Very Good

ex-lib - 1stpage (that presumably held the lib pocket) has been removed, but rest of the book is in harmony with being a new book, dj has plastic protector on - 46 pages - No preview A collection of traditional tales used for teaching the basic principles of Zen Buddhism, including "The Tigers and the Strawberry," "The Zen Master and the Samurai," and "A Silver Cat". Martin and Soares have selected 18 anecdotes from the lives and writings of the ... View more info


By: Ryden Vassula

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Unity Books, Australia: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006072

ISBN: 1883225175

Condition: Very Good

Angel Notebooks 1-4 "Early Dawn of True Life in God" Original handwriting Edition View more info

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Even the Daylight Appeared Dark “A Journey through Life, the Military, Depression and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder”

By: Wadsworth, Matthew

Price: $39.00

Publisher: USA, AuthorHouse: 2011

Seller ID: 009659

Condition: Excellent/Very Good

author info > Following a suicide attempt Matthew had to find answers to what made him get to the point of utter despair, he found some of them, and it gave him enough strength to continue, until his next tour of duty, Helmand, Afghanistan. On returning home his dreams were a constant reminder of his time away, his dreams were soon to spill over into daytime and everyday things started to remind him of events in Afghanistan. review > The book takes you on a painful journ... View more info