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A Higher Calling: An Incredible True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War-Torn Skies of World War II
By Brand: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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ean: 9781470899257, isbn: 1470899256,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
[Read by Robertson Dean] The story of two enemy fighter pilots who met in the skies in the midst of a bloody war. Four days before Christmas in 1943, a badly damaged American bomber struggled to fly over wartime Germany. At its controls was a twenty-one-year-old pilot. Half his crew lay wounded or dead. It was their first mission. Suddenly a sleek, dark shape pulled up on the bomber's tail - a German Messerschmitt fighter. Worse, the German pilot was an ace, a man able to destroy the American


My Best Mormon Life
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781481053594, isbn: 1481053590,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 129 reviews
The book traces Elison’s youth growing up in Blackfoot, Idaho, to his graduate education at Harvard Divinity School. It covers experiences at Brigham Young University and on a Mormon proselytizing mission in Atlanta, Georgia. It highlights influences from older bull riding brothers to film. It's filled with bull riding, wrestling, ballet, theology, literature, philosophy, and it's all accessible. It's bound by the meaning of the life and death of Elison's mother. He pulls the covers off


The Restless Wave: Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and Other Appreciations (Thorndike Press Large Print Biographies and Memoirs)
By Thorndike Press Large Print
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ean: 9781432848552, isbn: 1432848550,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 125 reviews
In a time when the country is more polarized than it has been for decades, John McCain is the rare public figure who has earned respect from both sides of the aisle. A model for bipartisanship and political integrity, McCain has never been afraid to buck trends or ruffle a few feathers. His words are more important today than ever. This candid new political memoir from Senator John McCain -- his most personal book in years -- covers from 2008 to the present..


Obama: 101 Best Covers: The Story Of The Election & Legacy Of America's 44th President, In Photos & Comment
By White Labels Books
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ean: 9781999835118, isbn: 1999835115,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 144 reviews
Dramatic and startling - The GuardianWitness Barack Obama as you've never seen him before - as feminist, communist, fashion model, Jew, Muslim terrorist, Messiah, Superman, George Washington, President Roosevelt, Julius Caesar and Hindu deity Lord Shiva.Obama: 101 Best Covers shows America's ex-president in all these guises and more, on the front pages of the world's leading print publications.NEW BARACK PHOTO BIOGRAPHYDuring his two terms in the White House, former US President Barack Obama


A Great and Terrible King: Edward I and the Forging of Britain
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mpn: 16 pages of color and B&W photographs, ean: 9781605986845, isbn: 1605986844,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
The first major biography of a truly formidable king, whose reign was one of the most dramatic and important of the entire Middle Ages, leading to war and conquest on an unprecedented scale. Edward I is familiar to millions as ''Longshanks,'' conqueror of Scotland and nemesis of Sir William Wallace (in ''Braveheart''). Yet this story forms only the final chapter of the king's action-packed life. Earlier, Edward had defeated and killed the famous Simon de Montfort in battle; travelled to the


Lewis on the Christian Life: Becoming Truly Human in the Presence of God (Theologians on the Christian Life)
By Crossway Books
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mpn: 194875, ean: 9781433550553, isbn: 1433550555,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 76 reviews
C. S. Lewis excelled at plumbing the depths of the human heart, both the good and the bad, the beautiful and the corrupt. From science fiction and fantasy to essays, letters, and works of apologetics, Lewis has offered a wealth of insight into how to live the Christian life. In this book, Rigney explores the center of Lewis’s vision for the Christian life―the personal encounter between the human self and the living God. In prayer, in the church, in the imagination, in our natural loves, in


Great Power Leader Xi Jinping: International Perspectives on China's Leader
By Terrill Ross
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ean: 9781627740500, isbn: 1627740503,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 126 reviews
Xi Jinping, China's top leader, is an historical figure who is taking China onto the center stage of world. In the past few years, Xi Jinping has reshaped China. On corruption, he is impartial and merciless, refusing to do anything with relatives and friends, so that the most daring forecasters were amazed; On economic reform, he is bold and resolute, and won praise as the chief architect of China's economy; on military issues, he initiated the boldest reforms since the Chinese Communist Party


Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus: A Devout Muslim Encounters Christianity
By Zondervan
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ean: 9780310092643, isbn: 9780310092643,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 81 reviews
In Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, now expanded with new bonus content, Nabeel Qureshi describes his dramatic journey from Islam to Christianity, complete with friendships, investigations, and supernatural dreams along the way.Providing an intimate window into a loving Muslim home, Qureshi shares how he developed a passion for Islam before discovering, almost against his will, evidence that Jesus rose from the dead and claimed to be God. Unable to deny the arguments but not wanting to deny his


Ministers at War: Winston Churchill and His War Cabinet
By Basic Books
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ean: 9780465027910, isbn: 0465027911,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
In May 1940, with France on the verge of defeat, Britain alone stood in the path of the Nazi military juggernaut. Survival seemed to hinge on the leadership of Winston Churchill, whom the King reluctantly appointed Prime Minister as Germany invaded France. Churchill's reputation as one of the great twentieth-century leaders would be forged during the coming months and years, as he worked tirelessly first to rally his country and then to defeat Hitler. But Churchill—regarded as the savior of


Frank & Ava: In Love and War
By imusti
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781250070913, isbn: 9781250070913,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
''If I had to go back in Hollywood history and name two people who were most desperately and passionately in love with each other, I would say Frank Sinatra and Ava Gardner were It.''―Liz Smith.It began in Hollywood's golden age when Ava was emerging as a movie star. But she fell in (and out of) love too easily. Mickey Rooney married her because he wanted another conquest. Artie Shaw treated her like a dumb brunette, giving her a reading list on their honeymoon. Neither marriage lasted a


002: The Dongan Papers, 1683-1688, Part II: Files of the Provincial Secretary of New York During the Administration of Governor (New York Historical Manuscripts)
By Peter R Christoph
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mpn: index, ean: 9780815626244, isbn: 081562624X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
This volume makes available critical documents from a period of time when the Dutch played a major role in building the New World. The documents cover a number of topics, including religious issues, the General Assembly and its legal system, the council and courts, and Indian and French relations.The Dongan Papers 1683 1688 Files of the Provincial Secretary of New York During the Administration of Governor Thomas Dongan.


Black Fortunes: The Story of the First Six African Americans Who Escaped Slavery and Became Millionaires
By Amistad
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ean: 9780062437594, isbn: 0062437593,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
One of Ebony Magazine's True Read picks of 2018“By telling the little-known stories of six pioneering African American entrepreneurs, Black Fortunes makes a worthy contribution to black history, to business history, and to American history.”—Margot Lee Shetterly, Author of the New York Times Bestseller Hidden FiguresThe astonishing untold history of America’s first black millionaires—former slaves who endured incredible challenges to amass and maintain their wealth for a century, from


The Magnolia Story
By Thomas Nelson on Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781531833893, isbn: 1531833896,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
Are you ready to see your fixer upper?These famous words are now synonymous with the dynamic husband-and-wife team Chip and Joanna Gaines, stars of HGTV’s Fixer Upper. As this question fills the airwaves with anticipation, their legions of fans continue to multiply and ask a different series of questions, like—Who are these people? What’s the secret to their success? And is Chip actually that funny in real life? By renovating homes in Waco, Texas, and changing lives in such a winsome and


Never Give In!: The Best of Winston Churchill's Speeches
By Hyperion
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ean: 9781401300562, isbn: 1401300561,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
Winston Churchill was the most eloquent and expressive statesman of his time. It was as an orator that Churchill became most completely alive, and it was through his oratory that his words made their greatest and most enduring impact. While the definitive collection of Churchill's speeches fills eight volumes, here for the first time, his grandson, Winston S. Churchill, has put together a personal selection of his favorite speeches in a single, indispensable volume. He has chosen from his


Jackie's Girl: My Life with the Kennedy Family
By Gallery Books
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ean: 9781501158957, isbn: 1501158953,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 132 reviews
New York Times Bestseller “McKeon's delightful memories have been tucked away for fifty years, and thankfully, she has brought them out to share the enchanting magic of Camelot with us all.” —Kirkus Reviews “Celebrity watchers who covet an insider’s role will find McKeon’s frank yet benevolent memoir to be both a sobering reality check and an engaging foray into the ever-fascinating world of the Kennedy dynasty.” —Booklist An endearing coming-of-age memoir by a young woman who


The Wild Love of God: A Journey that Heals Life's Deepest Wounds
By Versa Press
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mpn: 770588, ean: 9781629116747, isbn: 1629116742,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 120 reviews
“It’s not possible to ever know enough about the love of God.”   Chris DuPré, acclaimed worship leader, musician, and speaker, shares his story of growing up in small-town, Upstate New York with his unpredictable dad, a WWII vet struggling with PTSD before PTSD was diagnosable. Even amid financial frailty and a broken family, Chris DuPré traces the finger of God that, against all odds, led him through emotional and physical abuse in childhood to a miraculous conversion in adolescence


The Reporter Who Knew Too Much: The Mysterious Death of What's My Line TV Star and Media Icon Dorothy Kilgallen
By Post Hill Press
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ean: 9781682614433, isbn: 1682614433,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 137 reviews
Was What’s My Line TV Star, media icon, and crack investigative reporter and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen murdered for writing a tell-all book about the JFK assassination? If so, is the main suspect in her death still at large?These questions and more are answered in former CNN, ESPN, and USA Today legal analyst Mark Shaw’s 25th book, The Reporter Who Knew Too Much. Through discovery of never-before-seen videotaped eyewitness interviews with those closest to Kilgallen and secret


Catherine of Siena (Outstanding Christian Thinkers)
By Brand: Bloomsbury Academic
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ean: 9780826476623, isbn: 0826476627,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
From her earliest years, Catherine of Siena (1347-80) was griped by the mystery of God incarnate. This was the beginning of a life-long love story, a life-long conversion in which Christ spoke to Catherine and she communicated the truth of his being to the world of her time. Creation itself, she says, is an act of love, and Christ is the bridge by which human beings come to realize their full humanity, their inmost nature, which is to love.Mystic, champion of the poor and Church reformer,


Under the Cover of Light: The Extraordinary Story of USAF COL Thomas Jerry Curtis's 7 1/2 -Year Captivity in North Vietnam
By Tyndale House Publishers
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mpn: 194557, ean: 9781496421579, isbn: 1496421574,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
In 1965, Col. Thomas “Jerry” Curtis’s helicopter was shot down over North Vietnam. He was immediately captured and spent 7½ years confined in a filthy 5′ x 7′ cell at the notorious Hanoi prison camp. Thousands of miles from home and unable to communicate with his wife and children, Jerry endured months of solitary confinement, suffocating heat, freezing cold, grueling physical and psychological torture, constant hunger, and unimaginable mental duress. And yet, time and again, the


Nazi Germany’s Best Generals: The Lives and Careers of Erwin Rommel, Heinz Guderian, and Albert Kesselring
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ean: 9781979827881, isbn: 9781979827881,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 118 reviews
*Includes pictures *Includes accounts of the fighting in the war *Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading One of his biographers called him “a complex man: a born leader, a brilliant soldier, a devoted husband, a proud father; intelligent, instinctive, brave, compassionate, vain, egotistical, and arrogant.” As that description suggests, every account of Erwin Rommel’s life must address what appears to be its inherent contradictions. Fittingly, and in the same



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