Summary:Contains the partial text of a speech delivered by President George Bush, P. A., 1942, on Jan. 28, 1991 at the National Religious Broadcasters Convention on the morality of military action.,Contains primary source material.
A world transformed
Summary:The authors discuss the collapse of the Soviet Union, the unification of Germany, Tiananmen Square, and the Gulf War.,Contains primary source material.
Man of integrity
Heartbeat : George Bush in his own words
The China diary of George H.W. Bush : the making of a global president
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All the best, George Bush : my life in letters and other writings
Summary:The writings and letters cover the period from World War II to the post-presidency.
Command control compromise; values and objectives for the military manager,
Once to every man : a memoir
Letters to a young doubter
The heart is a little to the left : essays on public morality
Medal of Honor : portraits of valor beyond the call of duty
Summary:Since the Civil War more than 39 million men and women have answered the call to serve. Of those, 3,440 served with such uncommon valor and and extraordinary courage that they were presented with the Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest military award. Each of their heroic actionsis as unique as the person who performed it, and here more than one hundred of of America’s living Medal of Honor recipients are honored and their bravery recounted by best-selling author Peter Collier and presented in duotone portraits by award-winning photographer Nick Del Calzo. – From publisher description.
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Ptah Hotep : roman
The merry lives of Lisa : the life and adventures of an American woman
Summary:Her sense of adventure is what brought her to New York in the middle of the second world war to study acting and what allowed her to marry David White, who played Larry Tate on the TV show Bewitched and with whom she had a daughter. With him, she met some of the most influential people of her time, directors, writers, actors, poets, all trying to pursue a career in the arts. However, her life took an unexpected turn. Following her decision to separate from her husband, she decided to take a trip to Italy. It is in Rome that she falls in love with a dashing Italian airline pilot. She will eventually marry him and live in Italy for 25 years. Lisa Figus separates from her Italian husband and returns to America to pursue her acting career. She did find success after all, as nurse Georgia on the daytime TV drama General Hospital. Along the way she became involved in that social phenomenon called Hollywood and met with some of the most interesting people in the business. This is her story.
Then the Americans came : voices from Vietnam
Winning single wing football : a simplified guide for the football coach
Simplified single wing football
Tragedy; six radio lectures broadcast on CBC University of the Air.
Youth in crisis: the responsibility of the schools
What a life : footprints in the sands of time
Summary:A charming series of stories about his life. He has lived in Danbury. Connecticut since 1946 and is a graduate of Phillips Andover and Yale. He worked in the hatting industry for fifteen years and then as an industrial consultant. He was a pilot in World War Two and subsequently served in the reserves.
Cooperstown, Otsego and the world as seen by the Badger / by Robert B. Seaver.
Law, order, and civil disobedience