books about: remarkable
The Oath : The Remarkable Story of a Surgeon?s Life Under Fire in Chechnya
Thrilling, heartbreaking must read primer on the human toll of war
If you are interested in war, modern politics, news, or human rights, you need to read this book. It shows what warfare is really like, what happens to people after governments make decisions. And it is heartbreaking, but you cannot put it down. The conflict in Chechnya is mostly forgotten and then often miscontrued topic for most of the world. Dr. Khassan Baiev's memoir sheds a light on the ...
Mother Angelica: The Remarkable Story of a Nun, Her Nerve, and a Network of Miracles
Eye opening background story to Mother Angelica and EWTN
Backstory to Mother Angelica and EWTN: I own this book,eye opening book. Chronicles her early life, mystical expericences, being a nun with her and her mother both in the same convent, establishment of EWTN,fight with the USCCB, fight with Los Angeles Cardinal Mahoney in the name of orthodox catholic teaching and more. A must read for any fan of EWTN or Mother Angelica.
Owen & Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship
An Astonishing Story on Friendship and Resilience
The well-written book portrays a heart-warming story about friendship. Mzee's love and guidance, along with Owen's resilience, proves that Science can't always explain what brings species together. The book contains factual material, as partially told by the general manager of Haller Park, Dr. Paula Kahumbu. Photographer Peter Greste brings this story to life with his photos that capture all the ...
Remarkable Trees of the World
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Remarkable trees of the world
Thomas Pakenham has now produced four books on 'Remarkable Trees'. They are all beautifully produced with wonderful coloured photographs, but it should be remembered that he is a very talented writer and the text associated with each photograph is well worth absorbing. I have a very full library of conventional books about trees but these by Packenham have given me a new insight into some of the ...
The Weekend Starts on Wednesday: True Stories of Remarkable NASCAR Fans
A fine, lively guide any NASCAR fan will relish
Andrew Giangola's THE WEEKEND STARTS ON WEDNESDAY: TRUE STORIES OF REMARKABLE NASCAR FANS provides a fine and different survey of NASCAR fans, complimenting books that profile NASCAR racers. The viewpoint from the stands offers fine stories of loyal fans and their devotion to the sport, making for a fine, lively guide any NASCAR fan will relish.
No Dream Beyond My Reach: One woman's remarkable journey from Cambodian refugee to American MD
MD Sopheap Ly
Marvelous, inspirational, amazing story
Dr. Ly's story is truly amazing! What she went through and how she overcame obstacles to become a medical doctor is a story that should be shared. Dr. Ly came to our school and shared her story with our students. She is a dedicated individual who wants to motivate students to stay in school and work hard to achieve success. She wants to share with others the value of education and strong work ...
Human Revolution- Volume 6: Of The Remarkable Story Of The Founding And The Phenomenal Growth Of Soka Gakkai ...
From East To West: The Story of SGI In America
This book (series) chronicles the history of the Nichiren Buddhist laity, Soka Gakkai,from 1960 to the present. It's a collection of the personal struggles and victories of the pioneers of Nichiren Daishonin's Buddhism in America. No matter how many times I read it, it never fails to inspire me with hope and courage. The SGI motto "No matter what, never give up!" echos from every page. As a ...
Time Cat: The Remarkable Journeys of Jason and Gareth
Albert Payson Terhune
They Just Don't Write them Like This Anymore
Before my review, you have to understand where I'm coming from. At age 5 I was owned by a huge rusty red Collie - Macintosh, in my teens I was owned by a stunning Sable and White Collie - Piney Branch Lindsay Lad, and currently I am owned by a striking, pirate-like tri-color Collie - Captain Jack Sparrow. As a child, I read many of the Terhune books, fell in love with his enchanting writing ...
The Eagle and the Rose: A Remarkable True Story
Warner Books Inc
Absolute Favorite Book
I didn't expect to love this book as much as I did. I am amazed of how an abused girl got so much courage to work through all of the hardships of her life. I am so amazed that she finds so much courage and love to help others. Her spiritual guide is so amazing. She deserves 20+ stars. I am starting to read the Proud Spirit by her. I have read lots of books on this subject matter. So ...
Heavenly Man, The: The Remarkable True Story of Chinese Christian Brother Yun
This book is an amazing read for anyone, Christian or non. The first day I picked it up, I read the first five chapters in one sitting.
Pig Perfect: Encounters with Remarkable Swine and Some Great Ways to Cook Them
You have to love ham
Most ham is the U.S. is barely edible. There are exceptional country hams put up in the South, but these are seldom available to the casual shopper. If you do love ham, you just have to try the Pure Bellota Iberian ham from Spain. Now what this book does is illustrate, educate, and sharpen you taste buds for the incredible delight of eating great ham. There are taste matches made by the ...
Hug Your People: The Proven Way to Hire, Inspire and Recognize Your Employees and Achieve Remarkable Results
The practical source for passion in the workplace
Jack Mitchell proves he's not just another suit. In Hug Your people, he puts his lifetime of business experience to good use in offering one of the most compelling and refreshing portraits of workplaces as they can and should be that I have ever read. After reading this book, you will be convinced that there is nothing hokey about making people feel important and appreciated, and, should you ...
Destined For The Throne: A Remarkable New Perspective on the Eternal Destiny of The Bride of Christ
Paul E. Billheimer
Bethany House Publishing
At 134 pages, Destined for the Throne is not a big book. But it took me nine months to read it, because what it lacks in length it more than makes up for in depth and power. I came across Destined while review-hopping at Amazon. When I finally got around to reading the book I had forgotten why I had bought it. But it didn't take me long to remember. Billy Graham forewords the book by saying ...
The Warburgs: The Twentieth-Century Odyssey of a Remarkable Jewish Family
I couldn't put down this book. An amazing study of an equally amazing family. To Chernow's credit, the book reveals the multiple facets of the Warburg clan in such an even-handed manner, I never felt the need to gloss over praise or polemics. I enjoyed this book so much, I am now reading his biography of Alexander Hamilton.
It's Time...for Network Marketing. The most remarkable form of free enterprise
MarketWave, Inc. and Highest Potential Training
Everything you ever wanted to know and more.
This book is a gift from John Milton Fogg. It has all of the best in the business in one book. If you do not understand or learn MLM after reading this book, you had better find another career. It is fabulous. The information that I got from this book is the best upline any networker could possibly have. It is more like an encyclopedia of network marketing. Anything you want to find out is ...
Into the Unknown: The Remarkable Life of Hans Kraus
A Must Read for Health Care Professionals
Book: "Into the Unknown, The Remarkable Life of Hans Kraus" by Susan Schwartz copyright 2005 This book is a must read for any bodyworker, physical therapist, orthopedic doctor or mountain climber. Dr. Hans Kraus was a pioneer mountain climber and pioneer bodyworker who is one of our most unknown and unsung twentieth century heroes. He rejected our commonly accepted treatments for ...
Remarkable Leadership: Unleashing Your Leadership Potential One Skill at a Time (J-B US non-Franchise ...
A great guide to hep you improve your leadership skills in any aspect of life.
Remarkable Leadership was a very insightful book. Eikenberrry makes it clear to the readers that they can be remarkable leaders if they want to be and gives them the means to develop their leadership skills. He breaks down individual leadership skills into chapters and describes different ways to develop these skills. The chapters are well organized and easy to follow. The author gives ...
Meetings with Remarkable Trees
George Weidenfeld & Nicholson
a Wonderful Tree Lovers Book
This is an amazing book from the stunning photographs to the detailed stories about each remarkable tree. It is also scattered with beautifull 18thC etching of illustrated trees that refer to the tree being discussed.I found this book quite beautiful. I would definately recommend this book to anyone who is passionate about trees. Or to anyone who is looking for great photograhic reference as I ...
Together on Top of the World: The Remarkable Story of the First Couple to Climb the Fabled Seven Summits
Grand Central Publishing
Must Read For Climbers and Lovers
What an incredible account of two people growing together in the setting of mountaineering. They were very open and honest with the struggles that they confronted individually and together. The writing made this an easy and enjoyable book that keep me interested with the flip of every page. I finished the book in just two sittings and couldn't put it down. Very different from similar books ...
Remarkable Trees of Virginia
Nancy Ross Hugo
University of Virginia Press
A Remarkable Book
This book is high quality from all sorts of perspectives. It is a wonderful "coffee table" book, but it would be such a loss for someone to just leave it there and never "leaf" through it. The pictures are remarkable in the way they capture the trees and surrounding environs with beauty and perspective. The narrative information is also well written. It would be a wonderful book for someone, ...
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