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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


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

Modern Times, Modern Places

By: Conrad, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1999

Seller ID: 010459


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


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

The Mythic Journey: The Meaning of Myth as a Guide for Life: The Meaning of Myth as a Guide to Life

By: Greene, Liz & Sharman-Burke, Juliet

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Australia, Simon & Schuster: 1999

Seller ID: 009737


The covers are clean and bright with no inscriptions. French flaps enclose an exploration of the psychological themes of many mythical traditions, and their meaning as a guide for life. Beautifully illustrated and brought to life through colour artwork from Rubens, Renoir, Blake and many others. 288 pp.-approx 800g packed for post View more info

Beat the Blues

By: Newell, Malcolm

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Stirling Books: 1996

Seller ID: 009666


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

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


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