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Product Description: 1001 VEZES PUBLICADO, AUTOBIOGRAFIA do escritor e Prof. Universitário Cleberson Eduardo da Costa, é uma obra, versão estendida do livro [romance] “O fazedor de pipas”, que, através do relato de uma história real de superação (narrando a vida do personagem Edu, menino que nasceu excluído social no subúrbio carioca e, que, mesmo assim, superando todas as adversidades, tornou-se professor universitário aos 24 anos; empresário aos 28; independente financeiramente aos 33; escritor com mais de 100 livros escritos e publicados ainda aos 38 anos, muitos dos mesmos traduzidos para outros idiomas), mostra-nos - de uma maneira didática - como podemos, a partir do exercício do diálogo entre o Filósofo e o Executivo que, cada um - simplesmente por sermos da espécie “homo sapiens” trazemos em nós – alcançarmos os nossos objetivos e/ou metas, sejam elas pessoais, profissionais e/ou corporativas...read more

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9781502729316 | Large print edition (Createspace Independent Pub, October 5, 2014), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: 1001 VEZES PUBLICADO, AUTOBIOGRAFIA do escritor e Prof.

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Product Description: Eight Nobel laureates, a high school student, many beginning writers and many award-winning writers including Arthur Miller, Cynthia Ozick, Jerzy Kosinski, Joyce Carol Oates, Paul Theroux, Jean Stafford, John Ashbery (interview), Truman Capote (interview), James Jones, Anthony Doerr, Denise Levertov , and Susan Vreeland appeared in Confrontation during its first 42 years...read more

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9781682220160 | Independent Pub Group, August 6, 2015, cover price $19.50 | About this edition: Eight Nobel laureates, a high school student, many beginning writers and many award-winning writers including Arthur Miller, Cynthia Ozick, Jerzy Kosinski, Joyce Carol Oates, Paul Theroux, Jean Stafford, John Ashbery (interview), Truman Capote (interview), James Jones, Anthony Doerr, Denise Levertov , and Susan Vreeland appeared in Confrontation during its first 42 years.

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Product Description: With this national bestselling guide, you too can handle life’s tough days.This book will help you to conquer unhealthful stress, find genuine comfort in times of loss, and develop self-control over temptation. Within you’ll discover the four steps to a new self-confidence, the way to overcome fear and anxiety, and the keys to understanding your anger and coming to terms with your mistakes...read more

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9780553273342 | Reissue edition (Bantam Books, June 1, 1985), cover price $7.99 | also contains Honremos nuestra Honduras | About this edition: With this national bestselling guide, you too can handle life’s tough days.

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Product Description: “Honey, you are 300 sandwiches away from an engagement ring.”   When New York Post writer Stephanie Smith made a turkey and Swiss on white bread for her boyfriend, Eric (aka E), he took one bite and uttered those now-famous words...read more

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9780553391602 | Zink Ink, May 19, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: “Honey, you are 300 sandwiches away from an engagement ring.

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9780373053841, titled "Lost and Found" | Harlequin Books, October 1, 1987, cover price $2.50 | also contains Lost and Found

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Product Description: When Kate Barlow was a little girl, she moved with her mother and her older sisters to a ramshackle English mansion. They were not alone on the once-grand estate, surrounded as they were by twenty eccentric, elderly women, one of whom was her grandmother...read more

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9780864924575 | Goose Lane Editions, February 28, 2007, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: When Kate Barlow was a little girl, she moved with her mother and her older sisters to a ramshackle English mansion.
9780125056274, titled "An Introduction to the Psychology of Hearing" | 4th edition (Academic Pr, February 1, 1997), cover price $52.95 | also contains An Introduction to the Psychology of Hearing | About this edition: Now available in a Fourth Edition, Introduction to the Psychology of Hearing is the leading textbook in the field of auditory perception--also known as psychoacoustics.

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Product Description: DISCOVER A DEEP SENSE OF HOPEIN THE WORLD AROUND USA celebration of life, An Abundance of Virtues contains true stories about people who have exemplified one of the five virtues of faith, compassion, truth, courage, and grace. Author Richard H...read more

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9781462401802 | Author Solutions, September 5, 2012, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: DISCOVER A DEEP SENSE OF HOPEIN THE WORLD AROUND USA celebration of life, An Abundance of Virtues contains true stories about people who have exemplified one of the five virtues of faith, compassion, truth, courage, and grace.

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9781462401789 | Author Solutions, September 5, 2012, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: DISCOVER A DEEP SENSE OF HOPE IN THE WORLD AROUND US A celebration of life, An Abundance of Virtues contains true stories about people who have exemplified one of the five virtues of faith, compassion, truth, courage, and grace.

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Product Description: An Amazon Best Book of 2016A celebration of the writing and editing life, as well as a look behind the scenes at some of the most influential magazines in America (and the writers who made them what they are).   You might not know Terry McDonell, but you certainly know his work...read more

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9781101946718 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, August 2, 2016, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: An Amazon Best Book of 2016A celebration of the writing and editing life, as well as a look behind the scenes at some of the most influential magazines in America (and the writers who made them what they are).

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Product Description: Celebrated sports journalist Robert Lipsyte—the New York Times’ longtime lead sports columnist—mines pure gold from his long and very eventful career to bring readers a memoir like no other. An enthralling book, as much about personal relationships and the culture of sports as the athletes and teams themselves, An Accidental Sportswriter interweaves stories from Lipsyte’s life and the events he covered to explore the connections between the games we play and the lives we lead...read more

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9780061769139 | Ecco Pr, May 3, 2011, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Celebrated sports journalist Robert Lipsyte—the New York Times’ longtime lead sports columnist—mines pure gold from his long and very eventful career to bring readers a memoir like no other.

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9780061886416 | Abridged edition (Harperaudio, August 1, 2010), cover price $39.99

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Product Description: Celebrated sports journalist Robert Lipsyte—the New York Times’ longtime lead sports columnist—mines pure gold from his long and very eventful career to bring readers a memoir like no other. An enthralling book, as much about personal relationships and the culture of sports as the athletes and teams themselves, An Accidental Sportswriter interweaves stories from Lipsyte’s life and the events he covered to explore the connections between the games we play and the lives we lead...read more

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9780061769146 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, April 24, 2012), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Celebrated sports journalist Robert Lipsyte—the New York Times’ longtime lead sports columnist—mines pure gold from his long and very eventful career to bring readers a memoir like no other.

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9781440488870 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 18, 2009, cover price $9.99

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Product Description: Neil Hickey was a twenty-four year old job seeker when he heard the editor of a major magazine call journalism "the most fun you can have, standing up" The young reporter had already come to that conclusion independently after working his way through college as a Baltimore newspaperman...read more

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9781491750667 | Iuniverse Inc, February 26, 2015, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Neil Hickey was a twenty-four year old job seeker when he heard the editor of a major magazine call journalism "the most fun you can have, standing up.

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9781491750650 | Iuniverse Inc, February 26, 2015, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Neil Hickey was a twenty-four year old job seeker when he heard the editor of a major magazine call journalism "the most fun you can have, standing up" The young reporter had already come to that conclusion independently after working his way through college as a Baltimore newspaperman.

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Product Description: Bill Lehmann, an award-winning newspaper columnist, became a newspaperman straight out of high school and went on to become manager and publisher of several other newspapers in Oklahoma. "After the Parade" is his recollection of the newspaper business and of characters he got to know in Laredo, Ponca City, Pawhuska, and Guthrie during his days behind the news desk...read more

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9781502814005 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 26, 2015, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Bill Lehmann, an award-winning newspaper columnist, became a newspaperman straight out of high school and went on to become manager and publisher of several other newspapers in Oklahoma.

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Product Description: This haunting story of a son’s quest to understand the mystery of his father’s death is “searing and unforgettable…memoir writing at its best” (San Francisco Chronicle)—a “powerfully affecting” (O, The Oprah Magazine) portrait of a family and its legacy of secrets...read more

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9781451676563 | Scribner, February 19, 2013, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A decade in the writing, the haunting story of a son’s quest to understand the mystery of his father’s death—a universal memoir about the secrets families keep and the role they play in making us who we are.

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9781451676617 | Reprint edition (Scribner, February 18, 2014), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: This haunting story of a son’s quest to understand the mystery of his father’s death is “searing and unforgettable…memoir writing at its best” (San Francisco Chronicle)—a “powerfully affecting” (O, The Oprah Magazine) portrait of a family and its legacy of secrets.

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9781452613017 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 20, 2013), cover price $34.99
9781452663012 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 20, 2013), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Michael Hainey had just turned six when his uncle knocked on his family's back door one morning with the tragic news: Bob Hainey, Michael's father, was found alone near his car on Chicago's North Side, dead, of an apparent heart attack.

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9781611738230 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, July 1, 2013), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Michael Hainey had just turned six when his uncle knocked on his family's back door one morning with the tragic news: Bob Hainey, Michael's father, was found alone near his car on Chicago's North Side, dead of an apparent heart attack.

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Product Description: Patrick Tataw Obenson, alias Ako-Aya, the rabid critic, social crusader and witty journalist, all rolled up in one, was indeed a popular and widely admired pioneer in daring journalism and social commentary in Cameroon. Little wonder that when he died, he left behind countless painful hearts and many questions on the lips of his admirers...read more

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9789956616596 | African Books Collective, July 1, 2010, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Patrick Tataw Obenson, alias Ako-Aya, the rabid critic, social crusader and witty journalist, all rolled up in one, was indeed a popular and widely admired pioneer in daring journalism and social commentary in Cameroon.

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Product Description: The life of Albert Shaw (1857-1947) reflected in microcosm the changes that American society was undergoing through a critical period. This first full-length study focuses on two themes: Shaw's career as editor and publisher of the Review of Reviews, an influential monthly journal in the early years of the twentieth century, and Shaw's career as a public figure...read more

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9780813152714 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, July 7, 2014, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The life of Albert Shaw (1857-1947) reflected in microcosm the changes that American society was undergoing through a critical period.

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Product Description: Frank Kearns was the go-to guy at CBS News for danger- ous stories in Africa and the Middle East in the 1950s, ‘60s, and early ‘70s. By his own account, he was nearly killed 114 times. He took stories that nobody else wanted to cover and was challenged to get them on the air when nobody cared about this part of the world...read more
By Tom Fenton (foreword by)

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9781933202624, titled "Algerian Diary: Frank Kearns & The "Impossible Assignment" for CBS News" | West Virginia Univ Pr, March 1, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Frank Kearns was the go-to guy at CBS News for danger- ous stories in Africa and the Middle East in the 1950s, ‘60s, and early ‘70s.

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Product Description: Can a man with a demanding job really be a good father? All Out is a bracingly honest answer from Emmy and Gemini Award-winning anchorman Kevin Newman and his grown son, Alex. Confessional and provocative, their memoir is also a touching meditation on ambition, absence and family that will resonate with every parent and child who've ever struggled to connect and understand each other...read more

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9780345813879 | Random House of Canada Ltd, October 6, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Can a man with a demanding job really be a good father?

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9780345813886 | Reprint edition (Vintage, January 3, 2017), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Can a man with a demanding job really be a good father?

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Product Description: Ever wondered what it takes to be a rock journalist? In this extensive collection, Neil Daniels has interviewed a staggering 69 of the world's most successful rock and metal scribes. With a foreword by the legendary rock writer Mick Wall, All Pens Blazing is a worthy historical document for the serious enthusiast and can be used as a handy reference tome for the aspiring rock and metal writer...read more

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9780755212569 | Authors Online Ltd, July 30, 2010, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Ever wondered what it takes to be a rock journalist?

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Product Description: Rob Spillman—the award-winning, charismatic cofounding editor of the legendary Tin House magazine—has devoted his life to the rebellious pursuit of artistic authenticity. Born in Germany to two driven musicians, his childhood was spent among the West Berlin cognoscenti, in a city two hundred miles behind the Iron Curtain...read more

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9780802124838 | Grove Pr, April 5, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Rob Spillman—the award-winning, charismatic cofounding editor of the legendary Tin House magazine—has devoted his life to the rebellious pursuit of artistic authenticity.

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Product Description: From the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and best-selling author: a beautifully crafted memoir of his lifelong chase after his father’s shadow. John was eleven months old when his father, Barney Darnton—a war correspondent for The New York Times—was killed in World War II...read more

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9780307278807 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, April 3, 2012), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: From the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and best-selling author: a beautifully crafted memoir of his lifelong chase after his father’s shadow.

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Product Description: In 1942 Alice Allison Dunnigan, a sharecropper’s daughter from Kentucky, made her way to the nation’s capital and a career in journalism that eventually led her to the White House. With Alone atop the Hill, Carol McCabe Booker has condensed Dunnigan’s 1974 self-published autobiography to appeal to a general audience and has added scholarly annotations that provide historical context...read more
By Simeon Booker (foreword by)

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9780820347981 | Univ of Georgia Pr, February 15, 2015, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: In 1942 Alice Allison Dunnigan, a sharecropper’s daughter from Kentucky, made her way to the nation’s capital and a career in journalism that eventually led her to the White House.

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Product Description: Mental illness doesn’t have to be a prison sentence. International award-winning journalist John Scully has been committed to mental institutions seven times. He has been locked up. He has attempted suicide. He has been diagnosed with severe depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder...read more

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9781459707863 | Dundurn Pr Ltd, May 28, 2013, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Mental illness doesn’t have to be a prison sentence.

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Product Description: In the spring of 1861, Ambrose Bierce, just shy of nineteen, became Private Bierce of the Ninth Indiana Volunteer Infantry. For the next four years, Bierce marched and fought throughout the western theater of the Civil War. Because of his searing wartime experience, Bierce became a key writer in the history of American literary realism...read more

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9781621901792 | Univ of Tennessee Pr, August 28, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: In the spring of 1861, Ambrose Bierce, just shy of nineteen, became Private Bierce of the Ninth Indiana Volunteer Infantry.

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Product Description: America In Focus is the story of professional TV cameraman Andrew DeMammos. His career spanned four decades of the most rapid changing times in America. From the music and the Summer of Love to high definition. From black and white TV's with huge glowing tubes to instant replay...read more

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9781503306592 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 19, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: America In Focus is the story of professional TV cameraman Andrew DeMammos.

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Product Description: With a polished walking stick and neatly pressed trousers, Richard Halliburton served as an intrepid globetrotting guide for millions of Americans in the 1920s and ’30s. Readers waited with bated breath for each new article and book he wrote...read more

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9781613731598 | Chicago Review Pr, June 1, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: With a polished walking stick and neatly pressed trousers, Richard Halliburton served as an intrepid globetrotting guide for millions of Americans in the 1920s and ’30s.

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