Diary Of A Company Man

Author: James S. Kunen
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762776277
Size: 12.13 MB
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Diary Of A Company Man. James S. Kunen—author of The Strawberry Statement, an account of the 1968 student uprising at Columbia University—chronicles his adventures on the road to finding meaning in work and life. He traces his evolution from a rebellious youth who sees working as a kind of death, to a laid-off corporate executive who experiences not working as a kind of death, to a reinvented and reinvigorated individual who discovers something important and meaningful to do. The experience of falling victim to America’s recession-ravaged economy (and the people who run it) leads him along a career path far different from anything he had planned. After years of making a living, Kunen finally learns how to make a life. Diary of a Company Man will be a revelation not only to baby boomers but to young people trying to figure out what to do with their lives.

Diary Of A Man In Despair

Author: Fritz Percy Reck-Malleczewen
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1590175867
Size: 60.55 MB
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Diary Of A Man In Despair. Originally published: New York: Macmillan Company, 1970.

Diary Of A Mosquito Abatement Man

Author: John Porcellino
Publisher: LA Mano 21
Size: 77.73 MB
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Diary Of A Mosquito Abatement Man. Presents a collection of comic book stories dealing with the author's employment as a mosquito abatement technician.

Confessions Of An Economic Hit Man

Author: John Perkins
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
ISBN: 9781576755129
Size: 64.16 MB
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Confessions Of An Economic Hit Man. Perkins, a former chief economist at a Boston strategic-consulting firm, confesses he was an "economic hit man" for 10 years, helping U.S. intelligence agencies and multinationals cajole and blackmail foreign leaders into serving U.S. foreign policy and awarding lucrative contracts to American business.

The Autobiography Of An Ex Colored Man

Author: James Weldon Johnson
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486111156
Size: 75.74 MB
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The Autobiography Of An Ex Colored Man. African-American writer's pioneering novel parallels his own life, probes the psychological aspects of "passing for white," and examines the American caste and class system. Major contribution to American literature.

The Absolutely True Diary Of A Part Time Indian

Author: Sherman Alexie
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448188563
Size: 33.50 MB
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The Absolutely True Diary Of A Part Time Indian. An all-new edition of the tragicomic smash hit which stormed the New York Times bestseller charts, now featuring an introduction from Markus Zusak. In his first book for young adults, Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist who leaves his school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white high school. This heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written tale, featuring poignant drawings that reflect the character's art, is based on the author's own experiences. It chronicles contemporary adolescence as seen through the eyes of one Native American boy. 'Excellent in every way' Neil Gaiman Illustrated in a contemporary cartoon style by Ellen Forney.

Ultramarathon Man

Author: Dean Karnazes
Publisher: Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1925575306
Size: 55.73 MB
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Ultramarathon Man. Ultrarunning legend Dean Karnazes has run 262 miles - the equivalent of ten marathons - without rest. He has run over mountains, across Death Valley, to the South Pole, and is probably the first person to eat an entire pizza while running. With an insight, candour and humour rarely seen in sports memoirs, Ultramarathon Man has inspired tens of thousands of people - nonrunners and runners alike - to push themselves beyond their comfort zones and simply get out there and run. Ultramarathon Man answers the questions Karnazes is continually asked: - Why do you do it? - How do you do it? - Are you insane? and the follow-up queries: - What, exactly, do you eat? - How do you train to stay in such good shape?

Diary Of An Oxygen Thief

Author: Anonymous
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501157868
Size: 22.60 MB
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Diary Of An Oxygen Thief. Hurt people hurt people. Say there was a novel in which Holden Caulfield was an alcoholic and Lolita was a photographer’s assistant and, somehow, they met in Bright Lights, Big City. He’s blinded by love. She by ambition. Diary of an Oxygen Thief is an honest, hilarious, and heartrending novel, but above all, a very realistic account of what we do to each other and what we allow to have done to us.

The Kindness Diaries

Author: Leon Logothetis
ISBN: 9781410477903
Size: 39.29 MB
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The Kindness Diaries. Follow the inspirational journey of a former stockbroker who leaves an unfulfilling desk job and sets out from Los Angeles on a vintage motorbike, determined to circumnavigate the globe surviving only on the kindness of strangers. Again and again, he?s won over by the generosity of humanity, and finds ways to give back. The Kindness Diaries will renew your faith in people and inspire you to accept and generate kindness in your own life.

Diary Of A Succubus

Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1786530341
Size: 71.10 MB
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Diary Of A Succubus. James Patterson’s BookShots. Short, fast-paced, high-impact entertainment. I can kill a man with a kiss. "You're everything I ever wanted," he says. He leans in and kisses me. At last. I slip my hands away, letting my fingertips brush across his cheek. He takes his final bow over the railing and drops 15 floors toward the Fifth Avenue pavement. Pity.