Legacy Book

Legacy


  • Author : James Kerr
  • Publisher : Constable
  • Release Date : 2013-11-07
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages : 160
  • ISBN 10 : 9781472104908

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Legacy Book Description :

Champions do extra. They sweep the sheds. They follow the spearhead. They keep a blue head. They are good ancestors. In Legacy, best-selling author James Kerr goes deep into the heart of the world's most successful sporting team, the legendary All Blacks of New Zealand, to reveal 15 powerful and practical lessons for leadership and business. Legacy is a unique, inspiring handbook for leaders in all fields, and asks: What are the secrets of success - sustained success? How do you achieve world-class standards, day after day, week after week, year after year? How do you handle pressure? How do you train to win at the highest level? What do you leave behind you after you're gone? What will be your legacy?

The Legacy Book

The Legacy


  • Author : David Suzuki
  • Publisher : Greystone Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 113
  • ISBN 10 : 9781553655701

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The Legacy Book Description :

Offers the author's thoughts about the destructive relationship that now exists between humans and nature, and a proposition to adopt a holistic worldview in order to save the planet.

The Legacy of Muslim Spain Book
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The Legacy of Muslim Spain


  • Author : Salma Khadra Jayyusi
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 1
  • ISBN 10 : 9004095993

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The Legacy of Muslim Spain Book Description :

The civilisation of medieval Muslim Spain is perhaps the most brilliant and prosperous of its age and has been essential to the direction which civilisation in medieval Europe took. This volume is the first ever in any language to deal in a really comprehensive manner with all major aspects of Islamic civilisation in medieval Spain.

Goffman s Legacy Book

Goffman s Legacy


  • Author : Javier A. Treviño
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 294
  • ISBN 10 : 0742519783

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Goffman s Legacy Book Description :

Erving Goffman (1922-82) was arguably one of the most influential American sociologists of the twentieth century. A keen observer of the interaction order of everyday life, Goffman's books, which have sold in the hundreds of thousands, continue to be widely read and his concepts have permanently entered the sociology lexicon. This volume consists of twelve original essays, all written by prominent Goffman scholars, that critically assess Goffman's many contributions to various areas of study, including functionalism, social psychology, ethnomethodology, and feminist theory.

The Legacy Book

The Legacy


  • Author : D. Michael Shafer
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release Date : 1992-02-29
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 344
  • ISBN 10 : 0807054011

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The Legacy Book Description :

Discusses how Vietnam shapes America today and deals with such issues as the rights and obligations American citizenship entails, the concept of race, sex, and ideology, and the role of the press

The Legacy of Conquest Book
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The Legacy of Conquest


  • Author : Patricia Nelson Limerick
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 396
  • ISBN 10 : 0393304973

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The Legacy of Conquest Book Description :

This study corrects the misperceptions of the American West based on representations from novels and films and shows how western history was--and is--a vast economic event. Reprint.

The Legacy Letters Book
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The Legacy Letters


  • Author : Tuesday's Children
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2011-08-02
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 272
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101543306

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The Legacy Letters Book Description :

Ten years after the tragic events of September 11, 2001, the family members of one hundred of the individuals lost on that terrible day look back-and forward-in this inspiring collection of letters. Filled with love, resilience, humor, wonder, and encouragement, the letters offer a unique perspective on the events of the unforgettable day that forever changed our world. The authors of these letters are adolescents, teens, young adults, spouses, parents, siblings, nieces, and grandparents. They are first- generation Americans, citizens of other nations, and lifelong New Yorkers. But they all share one thing: They honor their loved ones by living their lives with purpose, and a promise to never forget. These courageous family members share their grief and loss-and hope- speaking in their own words, with love, courage, and strength enough to inspire us all.

The Past as Legacy Book
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The Past as Legacy


  • Author : Marianne Palmer Bonz
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release Date :
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 230
  • ISBN 10 : 1451413572

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The Past as Legacy Book Description :

Argues that the historical occasion of the great literary epics was an analogous situation for the composition of Luke-Acts.

The Educational Legacy of Romanticism Book
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The Educational Legacy of Romanticism


  • Author : Aubrey Rosenberg
  • Publisher : Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
  • Release Date : 1990-10-15
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 310
  • ISBN 10 : 9780889209961

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The Educational Legacy of Romanticism Book Description :

Papers of a conference held at the Calgary Institute of the Humanities, Oct. 13-18, 1988.

Legacy Book

Legacy


  • Author : Russ Linton
  • Publisher : Fictional Work
  • Release Date :
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 :

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Legacy Book Description :

Can a misfit hacker finally fulfill an impossible legacy? When his mother disappeared, Spencer went on a suicidal mission to find her. When his father fell, he became the one thing he feared most. Hacker misfit. Augment hunter. Now he’s got to figure out how to be what he never wanted to be: a hero. With the world order crumbling and the rise of an Augment epidemic, Spencer and his unlikely crew of Not-So-Super Friends must confront the crisis which they helped unleash. There’s Eric, a fellow hacker seduced by a digital revolution he struggles to control. Hound, an aging veteran who has lost his place in a rapidly changing world. Jackie, a newly minted speedster determined not to be just another Augment weapon like Ember her short-fused, fire-wielding mother. Throw in a couple former traitors and a clairvoyant mother who can’t seem to keep out of his headspace and this may just be Spencer’s last stand… Spencer must make a team out of them and fast as their growing list of enemies tries to determine the fate of the world. But can the powerless son of a superhero ever fulfill his father’s legacy? Read the exciting conclusion of the Crimson Son Universe, the superhero series that turns the genre on its head, and find out! Praise for the Crimson Son Universe: “This bright, quirky fantasy, gives "superhero" a whole new meaning...” “Like an origami creation, he builds his tales in subtle layers, crisp folds of storytelling that make a shape far different than first expected.” “A brilliant scary story that may well happen someday…” “Russ Linton infuses his action-packed story with a genuine emotion that is often overlooked in tales like this.” Suggested reading order for Crimson Son Universe: Crimson Son Empty Quiver (Short Story Collection) Crimson Son 2: Motherland Crimson Son 3: Ashes Under the Flickering Light (standalone novel) Crimson Son 4: Legacy

The Mothers Legacy to Her Vnborn  i e  Unborn  Childe  i e  Child  Book

The Mothers Legacy to Her Vnborn i e Unborn Childe i e Child


  • Author : Elizabeth Jocelin
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2000-01-01
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages : 135
  • ISBN 10 : 0802046940

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The Mothers Legacy to Her Vnborn i e Unborn Childe i e Child Book Description :

A facing-page edition of a seventeenth-century mother's advice book, giving insights both into female Protestant religious devotion, authorship and spirituality, and into how women's words were altered in the transmission by male editors.

Assessing the Lee Teng hui Legacy in Taiwan s Politics Book

Assessing the Lee Teng hui Legacy in Taiwan s Politics


  • Author : Professor of Politcal Science Bruce Dickson
  • Publisher : M.E. Sharpe
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages : 300
  • ISBN 10 : 0765610639

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Assessing the Lee Teng hui Legacy in Taiwan s Politics Book Description :

Annotation The twelve year's of Lee Teng-hui's presidency were marked by a series of contrary trends: tremendous progress in the consolidation of Taiwain's democracy; deterioration of the Kuomintang's popularity and the spread of black and gold politics (the influence of organized crime and corruption in the political system); a growing role for Taiwan in international affairs; and periodic and often intense conflicts with China. In this book some of the most influential scholars of Taiwan's domestic politics and international relations assess Lee Teng-hui's presidency and his legacy for Taiwan's current leaders and the political system as a whole.

The Legacy of Rome Book

The Legacy of Rome


  • Author : Reader in Classical Languages and Literature Fellow Richard Jenkyns
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages : 479
  • ISBN 10 : 0198219172

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The Legacy of Rome Book Description :

The achievements of the Roman world have profoundly affected European and world civilization. The original Legacy of Rome, edited by Cyril Bailey, was published in 1923 and has been widely a read and enjoyed. Nearly seventy years on, this new edition, illustrated with 24 pages of plates, offers an entirely fresh assessment of the influence of ancient Rome on the literature, art, culture, thought, and governance of later times. Fourteen contributors from a variety of disciplines each bring their individual knowledge and experience to the subjects discussed. Classical scholars consider the influence of Virgil, Horace, Ovid, pastoral, satire, and rhetoric. Historians assess Rome's impact through the ages, and textual transmission. Art, architecture, law, drama, and language are also individually discussed. The varied approach and content of this new appraisal witness to the richness of the civilization which forms such a large part of our heritage today.

Alfred Hitchcock Book

Alfred Hitchcock


  • Author : Paula Marantz Cohen
  • Publisher : University Press of Kentucky
  • Release Date : 1995-07-20
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages : 198
  • ISBN 10 : 0813108500

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Alfred Hitchcock Book Description :

" This provocative study traces Alfred Hitchock's long directorial career from Victorianism to postmodernism. Paul Cohen considers a number of Hitchcock's most acclaimed films -- Shadow of a Doubt, Rear Window, Vertigo, Psycho -- as well as some of his less well-known ones -- Rope, the Wrong Man, Topaz -- and makes connections between his evolution as a filmmaker and trends in the larger society. Drawing on a number of methodologies including feminism, psychoanalysis, and family systems, the author provides an insightful look at the paradox of a Victorian era. His career, she argues, can be seen as an attempt to balance "the two faces of Victorianism": a masculine legacy of law and hierarchy and a feminine legacy of feeling and imagination. Also central is the Victorian model of the nuclear family and its permutations, especially the father-daughter dyad. Cohen postulates a fundamental dynamic in Hitchcock's films, what she call a "daughter's effect," and relates it to the social role of the family as an institution and to Hitchcock's own relationship with his daughter, Patricia, who appeared in three of his films. Cohen argues that Hitchcock's films reflect his Victorian legacy and serve as a map for ideological trends. She charts his development from his British period through his classic Hollywood years into his later phase, tracing a conceptual evolution that corresponds to an evolution in cultural identity -- one that builds on a Victorian inheritance and ultimately discards it.

Legacy  The Book

Legacy The


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  • ISBN 10 : 0573622752

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Legacy Book
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Legacy


  • Author : Tom Sniegoski
  • Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 213
  • ISBN 10 : 9780375846069

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Legacy Book Description :

Lucas is not going to leave behind his mother and his comfortable, if dead-end, life as a high school dropout and auto mechanic for a father who's never been part of his life.

Milton s Legacy Book

Milton s Legacy


  • Author : Kristin A. Pruitt
  • Publisher : Susquehanna University Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages : 257
  • ISBN 10 : 1575910861

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Milton s Legacy Book Description :

In The Reason of Church Government, a thirty-three-year-old John Milton writes of his hope that by labour and intent study... joyn'd with the strong propensity of nature, I might perhaps leave something so written to aftertimes, as they should not willingly let it die. Even the young Milton, committed as he was to achieving a place in the annals of poetic history, might have been surprised by the strenuous efforts in aftertimes to keep his legacy alive. The fifteen essays that comprise this collection focus, from varied perspectives, on Paradise Lost, Paradise Regained, and A Mask, poems that have attracted sustained critical attention. Several consider shorter poems, such as the Nativity Ode, The Passion, Upon the Circumcision, and Sonnet 14. Some pursue issues of sources, authorship, and audience, while still others probe extant biographical records or reflect on the author as biographical subject. Diverse though they are in subject matter, approaches, and emphases, all demonstrate how Milton scholarship in the twenty-first century continues to be committed to not willingly let ting] Milton's literary legacy die. Kristin A. Brothers University. Charles W. Durham is professor emeritus of English at Middle Tennessee State University, and is president of the Milton Society of America.

The Dragon Legacy Book
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The Dragon Legacy


  • Author : Nicholas de Vere
  • Publisher : Book Tree
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 437
  • ISBN 10 : 1585091316

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The Dragon Legacy Book Description :

A collection of essays on the Deresthai culture with accompanying extracts from the Dragon Court archives comprising the official history of the Dragon peoples.

Ethnic Nationalism in Korea Book
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Ethnic Nationalism in Korea


  • Author : Gi-Wook Shin
  • Publisher : Stanford University Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages : 307
  • ISBN 10 : 080475408X

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Ethnic Nationalism in Korea Book Description :

This book explains the roots, politics, and legacy of Korean ethnic nationalism, which is based on the sense of a shared bloodline and ancestry. Belief in a racially distinct and ethnically homogeneous nation is widely shared on both sides of the Korean peninsula, although some scholars believe it is a myth with little historical basis. Finding both positions problematic and treating identity formation as a social and historical construct that has crucial behavioral consequences, this book examines how such a blood-based notion has become a dominant source of Korean identity, overriding other forms of identity in the modern era. It also looks at how the politics of national identity have played out in various contexts in Korea: semicolonialism, civil war, authoritarian politics, democratization, territorial division, and globalization.