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Product Description: Teachers delve into the most difficult, rewarding, and transformative moments of their careers, as they discover that succeeding at teaching is a test not just of training or of subject matter, but of resolve, dedication, faith, and character...read more
By Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9781937163273 | Underland Pr, October 11, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Teachers delve into the most difficult, rewarding, and transformative moments of their careers, as they discover that succeeding at teaching is a test not just of training or of subject matter, but of resolve, dedication, faith, and character.

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Product Description: Every year, one in four American adults suffers from a diagnosable mental health disorder. In these true stories, writers and their loved ones struggle as their worlds are upended. What do you do when your father kills himself, or your mother is committed to a psych ward, or your daughter starts hearing voices telling her to harm herself—or when you yourself hear such voices? Addressing bipolar disorder, OCD, trichillomania, self-harm, PTSD, and other diagnoses, these stories vividly depict the difficulties and sorrows—and sometimes, too, the unexpected and surprising rewards—of living with mental illness...read more
By Karen Wolk Feinstein (foreword by), Lee Gutkind (editor) and Patrick J. Kennedy (introduced by)

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9781937163259 | Underland Pr, June 14, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Every year, one in four American adults suffers from a diagnosable mental health disorder.

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Product Description: In these 23 original stories, mothers and fathers from all walks of life—straight, gay, single, surrogate, biological, adoptive—explore the challenges and rewards of parenthood. Here, among other adventures, parents fall hopelessly in love with newborns, secretly fear having made huge mistakes, race to finish birthing at home before the paramedics arrive, struggle with the bureaucracy of international adoption, despair of ever getting a one-year-old to nap, are nearly broken by colic, encounter other judgmental parents in birthing class, learn how to parent children with special needs, and more...read more
By Alice Bradley (editor) and Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9781937163211 | Underland Pr, October 20, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: In these 23 original stories, mothers and fathers from all walks of life—straight, gay, single, surrogate, biological, adoptive—explore the challenges and rewards of parenthood.
9780387142241, titled "The Complete Linux Kit" | Book & cd edition (Springer-Verlag New York Inc, August 1, 1995), cover price $59.95 | also contains The Complete Linux Kit | About this edition: Linux is a relatively new freeware UNIX-like system for PCs (from 386 to Pentium) which was developed by an international community on the Internet.

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Product Description: Same Time Next Week: True Stories of Working Through Mental Illness [paperback] Gutkind, Lee [Apr 14, 2015]
By Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9781937163198 | 1 edition (Underland Pr, April 14, 2015), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Same Time Next Week: True Stories of Working Through Mental Illness [paperback] Gutkind, Lee [Apr 14, 2015]

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Product Description: The real-life stories collected here reflect not only the myriad ways in which a law can be broken, but also the countless ways in which crime — whether in the news or close to home — can be experienced. In these diverse and compelling narratives, award-winning journalists investigate the attempted assassination of Gabrielle Giffords and the unsolved lynching of Claude Neal; an identity thief finds herself confronted by one of her victims; a triple homicide rattles a high school swim team; a young adventurer supports her travels by smuggling Peruvian pre-Columbian artifacts; a woman struggles to live free of the ex-boyfriend who kidnapped and tortured her; and more...read more
By Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9781937163143 | Pgw, June 11, 2013, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The real-life stories collected here reflect not only the myriad ways in which a law can be broken, but also the countless ways in which crime — whether in the news or close to home — can be experienced.

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Product Description: I Wasn't Strong Like This When I Started Out, a collection of true narratives, reflects the dynamism and diversity of nurses, who provide the first vital line of patient care. Here, nurses remember their first "sticks," first births, and first deaths, and reflect on what gets them though long, demanding shifts and keeps them in the profession...read more
By Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9781937163129 | 1 edition (Underland Pr, April 9, 2013), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This collection of true narratives reflects the dynamism and diversity of nurses, who provide the first vital line of patient care.

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9781494513030 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 4, 2015), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: I Wasn't Strong Like This When I Started Out, a collection of true narratives, reflects the dynamism and diversity of nurses, who provide the first vital line of patient care.

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Product Description: From "the godfather behind creative nonfiction" (Vanity Fair) comes this indispensable how-to for nonfiction writers of all levels and genres, "reminiscent of Stephen King's fiction handbook On Writing" (Kirkus). Whether you're writing a rags-to-riches tell-all memoir or literary journalism, telling true stories well is hard work...read more

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9780738215549 | Da Capo Lifelong, August 14, 2012, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: From "the godfather behind creative nonfiction" (Vanity Fair) comes this indispensable how-to for nonfiction writers of all levels and genres, "reminiscent of Stephen King's fiction handbook On Writing" (Kirkus).

By Yogi Berra (foreword by), Andrew Blauner (editor) and Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9781616086039 | Reprint edition (Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, June 15, 2012), cover price $14.95

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Product Description: “As wise as it is well written. . . . A sustaining work of art.” ―Linda Elisabeth Beattie, Courier-Journal In this inspired anthology, doctors relate true stories from their professional lives, capturing disillusionments and triumphs encountered along the way...read more
By Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9780393071566 | 1 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, March 1, 2010), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Physicians recount true, personal stories from their professional lives in this inspired anthology by new and known writers.

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9780393334555 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, July 11, 2011), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: “As wise as it is well written.

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Product Description: Dubbed—some would say drubbed—the “godfather behind creative nonfiction” by Vanity Fair, Lee Gutkind takes the occasion of these essays, and the rich material of his own life, to define, defend, and further expand the genre he has done so much to shape...read more

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9780803221949 | Univ of Nebraska Pr, August 1, 2003, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Dubbed—some would say drubbed—the “godfather behind creative nonfiction” by Vanity Fair, Lee Gutkind takes the opportunity of these essays, and the rich material of his own life, to define, defend, and further expand the genre he has done so much to shape.

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9780803233584 | Bison Books, July 1, 2010, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Dubbed—some would say drubbed—the “godfather behind creative nonfiction” by Vanity Fair, Lee Gutkind takes the occasion of these essays, and the rich material of his own life, to define, defend, and further expand the genre he has done so much to shape.

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Product Description: “A crazy suspense story about these kids at Carnegie Mellon and their leader making robots . . . fascinating stuff.” ―Jon Stewart In the High Bay at the Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon, Segways scoot across the floor chasing soccer balls while other robots hunt for treasure...read more

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9780393058673 | W W Norton & Co Inc, March 1, 2007, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A behind-the-scenes view of the world of modern robotics and the individuals who create these innovative machines looks at the vast potential of these mechanical creatures and at efforts to create a fully autonomous robot.

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9780393336849 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 24, 2009), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: “A crazy suspense story about these kids at Carnegie Mellon and their leader making robots .

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Product Description: “Intelligent but accessible, and often poignant . . . [by] the biggest talents on the essay and blog beat.” ―Publishers Weekly (on Vol. 2) Anyone still asking, “What is creative nonfiction?” will find the answer in this collection of artfully crafted, true stories...read more
By Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9780393330250 | Original edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 3, 2009), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: “Intelligent but accessible, and often poignant .
9780393330243 | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 2008, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Blending precise research and astute observation with flavorful, fascinating narratives.
9780393330038 | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 2007, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A volume of narrative essays and articles includes 'The Truth About Cops and Dogs' by Rebecca Skloot, 'The wOOt Files' by Monica Wojcik, and Daniel Nestor's evaluation of James Frey.

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Product Description: The one guide every creative nonfiction writer needs to turn to when being "creative." Writers of memoir and narrative nonfiction are experiencing difficult days with the discovery that some well-known works in the genre contain exaggerations--or are partially fabricated...read more
By Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9780393065619 | 1 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, March 30, 2008), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The one guide every creative nonfiction writer needs to turn to when being "creative.

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9780393330984 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, February 15, 2009), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The one guide every creative nonfiction writer needs to turn to when being "creative.

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By Karen Wolk Feinstein (foreword by), Lee Gutkind (editor) and Abraham Verghese (introduced by)

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9780870745188 | 1 edition (Southern Methodist Univ Pr, November 30, 2007), cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Book by

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9780870745232 | Mp3 una edition (Southern Methodist Univ Pr, July 30, 2008), cover price $25.95

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By Andrew Blauner (editor) and Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9780870745225 | Southern Methodist Univ Pr, April 1, 2008, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: “In Mexico,” writes Ilan Stavans in the introduction to this provocative new collection on Mexican culture and politics, “[the essay] is embraced as passionately as a sport.” While the American essay may be personal and confessional or erudite and academic, it is presumed to be truthful...read more
By Lee Gutkind (editor) and Ilan Stavans (introduced by)

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9780816526253 | Univ of Arizona Pr, March 1, 2007, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: “In Mexico,” writes Ilan Stavans in the introduction to this provocative new collection on Mexican culture and politics, “[the essay] is embraced as passionately as a sport.

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Product Description: Thoughtful, poignant, and hilarious personal essays collected by the editors of Creative Nonfiction explore the meanings of Italian-American identity. In the twenty-one nonfiction narratives collected in Our Roots Are Deep with Passion, established and emerging writers with family ties to Italy reflect on the ways that their lives have been accented with uniquely Italian-American flavors...read more

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9781590512425 | Other Pr Llc, October 1, 2006, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Thoughtful, poignant, and hilarious personal essays collected by the editors of Creative Nonfiction explore the meanings of Italian-American identity.

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Product Description: Rage and Reconciliation Inspiring a Health Care Revolution [MEDICAL HUMANITIES SERIES] [Southern Methodist University Press,2005] [Paperback]
By Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9780870745034 | Pap/com edition (Southern Methodist Univ Pr, November 30, 2005), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Rage and Reconciliation Inspiring a Health Care Revolution [MEDICAL HUMANITIES SERIES] [Southern Methodist University Press,2005] [Paperback]

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A tenth anniversary collection of twenty-five narrative essays originally published in the journal, Creative Nonfiction, includes Lauren Slater's discussion of her work as a therapist at an institution where she was once a patient, John Edgar Wideman's passionate reaction to the murder of Emmett Till, and John McPhee's personal album quilt. 15,000 first printing.
By Annie Dillard (introduced by) and Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9780393326659 | W W Norton & Co Inc, November 30, 2004, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A collection of twenty-five narrative essays originally published in the journal, Creative Nonfiction, includes works by Lauren Slater, John Edgar Wideman, and John McPhee, with commentary by the authors following their pieces.

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Collects essays on the human experience of the natural world by contemporary contributors, from Joyce Carol Oates's 'Against Nature,' in which she considers resistance to nature writing; to Diane Ackerman's swim with whales in 'The Moon by Whale Light.' Original.
By Kate Luce Angell (editor) and Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9781585421732 | J P Tarcher, July 1, 2002, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Collects essays on the human experience of the natural world by contemporary contributors, from Joyce Carol Oates's 'Against Nature,' in which she considers resistance to nature writing, to Diane Ackerman's swim with whales in 'The Moon by Whale Light.

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In a collection of essays and personal reminiscences, twenty distinguished authors--including Oliver Sacks, Tracy Kidder, Diane Ackerman, and Anatole Broyard--share their thoughts on the process of physical and emotional healing from illness, loss, or addiction. Original. 10,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
By Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9781585420797 | J P Tarcher, February 1, 2001, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Twenty authors, including Oliver Sacks, Tracy Kidder, Diane Ackerman, and Anatole Broyard, share their thoughts and experiences on the process of physical and emotional healing from illness, loss, or addiction.

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Product Description: Pittsburgh has always been—despite its industrial reputation—a great city in which to be a writer. Its active, close-knit writing community has seen the rise of several luminaries with Pittsburgh connections, such as Annie Dillard and Stewart O’Nan, and the caliber of Pittsburgh’s writing community today is better than ever...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Lee Gutkind (editor)

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9780822957157 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, May 1, 2000, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Pittsburgh has always been—despite its industrial reputation—a great city in which to be a writer.

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Product Description: To provide this unique—if controversial—look at major league baseball as umpires see it, Lee Gutkind spent the 1974 season traveling with the umpiring crew of Doug Harvey (crew chief), Nick Colosi, Harry Wendelstedt, and Art Williams, the first black umpire in the National League...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780809321957 | Reprint edition (Southern Illinois Univ Pr, April 7, 1999), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: To provide this unique—if controversial—look at major league baseball as umpires see it, Lee Gutkind spent the 1974 season traveling with the umpiring crew of Doug Harvey (crew chief), Nick Colosi, Harry Wendelstedt, and Art Williams, the first black umpire in the National League.

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Product Description: In the tradition of Lewis Thomas, Stephen J. Gould, and Oliver Sachs, this special double issue of Creative Nonfiction, the only exclusively nonfiction literary journal, demonstrates the many ways in which aspects of the scientific world—from biology, medicine, physics, and astronomy—can be captured and dramatized for a humanities-oriented readership...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780822956853 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, February 1, 1999, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In the tradition of Lewis Thomas, Stephen J.

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Depicts contemporary veterinary life, addresses many of the current issues surrounding the profession, illustrates the challenges faced by zoo veterinarians, and profiles a vet in rural Pennsylvania (view table of contents)

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9780805058116 | Reprint edition (Henry Holt & Co, July 1, 1998), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Depicts contemporary veterinary life, addresses many of the current issues surrounding the profession, illustrates the challenges faced by zoo veterinarians, and profiles a vet in rural Pennsylvania

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