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Tuesdays with Morrie an old man, a young man, and life's greatest lesson

By: Albom, Mitch

Price: $4.39

Publisher: New York, Broadway Books: 2007

Seller ID: 1330

ISBN: 076790592X

Condition: Very Good


Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it. For Mitch Albom, that person was Morrie Schwartz, his college professor from nearly twenty years ago. Maybe, like Mitch, you lost track of this mentor as you made your way, and the insights faded, and the world se... View more info

Cliffsnotes on Homer's the Odyssey

By: Baldwin, M.A., Stanley P.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Wiley Publishing, Inc.: 2000

Seller ID: 910

ISBN: 0764585991

Condition: As New


In CliffsNotes on The Odyssey, you follow along on Homer's grand adventure. This epic poem unfurls the story of Odysseus' triumph over Troy and arduous journey home to reclaim his kingdom. At 2,500 years old, it is one of the finest books ever written; as poetry, it sets the standard for comparison; and it serves as one of the foundations of the Western world's cultural heritage. This study guide carries you along on Odysseus' journey by providing summaries and critical ... View more info

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The Book of Virtues a treasury of great moral stories

By: Bennett, William J. (edited, with Commentary)

Price: $1,108.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1993

Seller ID: 1442

ISBN: 0671683063

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Inscription in front in ink: "Merry Christmas from Peggy & Bob 1994"Responsibility. Courage. Compassion. Honesty. Friendship. Persistence. Faith. Everyone recognizes these traits as essentials of good character. In order for our children to develop such traits, we have to offer them examples of good and bad, right and wrong. And the best places to find them are in great works of literature and exemplary stories from history. William J. Bennett has collected hundred... View more info

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Chicken Soup for the College Soul Inspiring and Humorous Stories about College

By: Canfield, Jack; Hansen, Mark Victor; Kirberger, Kimberly; Clark, Dan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Deerfield Beach, FL, Health Communications, Inc.: 1999

Seller ID: 331

ISBN: 1558747028

Condition: Very Good


This latest helping of loving inspiration follows the millions of loyal readers of the Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul series to the next stage of their lives, beyond adolescence and into young adulthood. Readers will love having this invaluable collection to guide, inspire, support and encourage them throughout their college experience. If readers are devotees of the series, they will recognize this book as an instant source of strength and comfort; if this book is th... View more info

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How to Go to College Almost for Free the secrets of winning scholarship money

By: Kaplan, Ben

Price: $9.15

Publisher: New York, HarperResource: 2002

Seller ID: 987

ISBN: 0060937653

Condition: Good


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Sesenta Y Cinco Valientes (65 Valiants)

By: Luiggi, Alice Hoffman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Agora Publishing: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1504

Condition: Good


Text in Spanish. The history of public education in Argentina. View more info

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Sesenta Y Cinco Valientes (65 Valiants)

By: Luiggi, Alice Hoffman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Agora Publishing: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1505

Condition: Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; Text in Spanish. The history of public education in Argentina. View more info

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Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School At a Time

By: Mortenson, Greg; Relin, David Oliver

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics): 2007

Seller ID: 233

ISBN: 0143038257


The astonishing, uplifting story of a real-life Indiana Jones and his humanitarian campaign to use education to combat terrorism in the Taliban’s backyard. Anyone who despairs of the individual’s power to change lives has to read the story of Greg Mortenson, a homeless mountaineer who, following a 1993 climb of Pakistan’s treacherous K2, was inspired by a chance encounter with impoverished mountain villagers and promised to build them a school. Over the next decade... View more info

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Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School At a Time

By: Mortenson, Greg; Relin, David Oliver

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics): 2007

Seller ID: 717

ISBN: 0143038257


The astonishing, uplifting story of a real-life Indiana Jones and his humanitarian campaign to use education to combat terrorism in the Taliban’s backyard. Anyone who despairs of the individual’s power to change lives has to read the story of Greg Mortenson, a homeless mountaineer who, following a 1993 climb of Pakistan’s treacherous K2, was inspired by a chance encounter with impoverished mountain villagers and promised to build them a school. Over the next decade... View more info

A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations

By: Turabian, Kate L.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1996

Seller ID: 1342

ISBN: 0226816273

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Name written in ink on inside cover page. - Otherwise, no markings, highlighting or tears. ; The familiar organization of this popular book remains largely unchanged. Chapter 1 describes the parts of a long formal paper. Chapters 2-5 introduce the mechanics of writing style, from abbreviations to quotations. Chapters 6 and 7 show how to prepare and refer to tables and illustrations. The section on documentation, chapters 8-12, describes two of the most commonly used syst... View more info