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Giants of Music Education

Giants of Music Education

James A. Keene, Ph.D. There are many “giants of music education,” maybe hundreds. It is perhaps impossible to know the many in every generation who teach music successfully—some who teach young children, others who teach the especially talented at prestigious institutions—conservatories, and schools of music. Others distinguish themselves with organizational work, setting the tone and process for others to follow—all important in their own […]

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Debt Virus

Debt Virus

A Compelling Solution to the World’s Debt Problems Jacques S. Jaikaran, M.D. – Envision a world without poverty or economic oppression — a place where humankind can attain its potential amidst the weightlessness of true freedom. Imagine the United States, and the rest of the world, without hunger or homelessness where educated societies enjoy all the […]

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Let Freedom Ring

Let Freedom Ring

Let Freedom Ring Mary B. Keene, Editor – America has faced and met the challenge of September 11, 2001. Its citizens have banded together in thought and ideals with strength and resolution. Americans were moved from rivers of tears to resolve, standing together to protect our way of life. In a democracy the protection of human […]

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How We Communicate

How We Communicate

The Most Vital Skill Martin K. Barrack – How We Communicate offers an integrated perspective exploring the history of communication and man’s need to make contact with others. Practical information on face to face and other personal communication techniques, the telephone and business systems is examined. We communicate through our use of language, our clothing, our manner […]

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Capturing the Magic of Fiction Writing

Capturing the Magic of Fiction Writing

Jack Creed  – Capturing the Magic of Fiction Writing introduces the reader to a careful examination of prose fiction, its genres and categories. Classifications of novels including plotting, setting, characterization, and patterns are defined and explained. Creed analyzes supportive elements and techniques including style, development of flashbacks, dialogues, and much more. Symbols, symbolic plants, and symbolic […]

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Freedom From Stress

Freedom From Stress

How to Take Control of Your Life David Gamow with Karen Gamow – A lifetime of study and personal practice as well as many years of lecturing and teaching have provided easy-to-learn exercises that can be practiced in the workplace or at home. Freedom From Stress is both practical and powerful as it explores how to reduce your stress […]

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Shades of Reality

Shades of Reality

How the New Fuzzy Philosophy Will Change Your World View Bob Bishop (Mr. Logic)  – Bob Bishop explores the concepts of reality, both as perceived and scientific, and demonstrates how preconceived notions, grounded in local paradigms, can affect not only scientific and mechanical invention, but difficult societal issues as well. The value of human life, […]

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Great Forgers and Famous Fakes

Great Forgers and Famous Fakes

The Manuscript Forgers of America & How They Duped the Experts – – Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged Charles Hamilton  – Charles Hamilton recognizes a faked signature and believes it to be easily identified, and so will the reader of this book — once he knows what to look for. This is information of immense […]

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William Shakespeare & John Fletcher

William Shakespeare & John Fletcher

Cardenio or the Second Maiden’s Tragedy Charles Hamilton  – For three centuries lovers of Shakespeare have searched vainly for the Golden Fleece of literature — a lost play titled Cardenio, by William Shakespeare and John Fletcher. The lure of this missing play about Cardenio, a bizarre character in Cervantes’s Don Quixote, has led lovers of […]

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The College Success Book

The College Success Book

A Whole-Student Approach to Academic Excellence James E. Groccia, Ph.D.  – The College Success Book goes beyond the academic and intellectual behaviors usually associated with study skills programs. This practical, “user friendly” book provides exercises and activities focusing on the whole student to help develop the behaviors and attitudes necessary for success in college. The College […]

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