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Shania Twain: Remarkable Career
Shania Twain is sometimes referred to as The Queen of Country Pop. She has achieved major success both as singer and songwriter, winning 5 Grammy Awards and 27 BMI Songwriter awards. Her fame came in... More > the mid-'90s with her 1995 album The Woman in Me, while her 1997 album Come On Over became the best-selling studio album of all time by a female act in any genre and the best-selling country album of all time; it sold more than 40 million copies worldwide. In 2002, Shania released one more album, titled Up!, which again reached a high number of sales, more than 20 million copies worldwide.
Eventually, she has become the second best-selling artist in Canada, behind Céline Dion, as well as the first (and currently only) female artist in history to have 3 consecutive albums reach diamond status, certified by the RIAA. In addition to singing, Twain portrayed herself in the 2011 TV series, Why Not? with Shania Twain, where she tells her said story from poverty and tragic personal life.< Less
Chris Paul: Best Basketball Player and Remarkable Career
Chris Paul is an American professional basketball player who has a net worth of $75 million and annual salary of $18.7 million.
He earns an additional $4 million per year in salary. Chris Paul... More > gained his net worth by being a professional basketball point guard for the New Orleans Hornets and Los Angels Clippers.
During his seven years in the NBA, Chris Paul has earned just under $80 million in salary alone. His peak salary season so far is 2014 when the LA Clippers paid Paul $18.7 million.
He attended Wake Forest University for two seasons before entering 2005 NBA draft. Paul was the 2006 NBA Rookie of the year and has been an All-Star five times.< Less
A General History of the Pyrates: From Their First Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence, to the Present Time
A General History of the Pyrates:From Their First Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence, to the Present Time
By Daniel Defoe. With the remarkable Actions and Adventures of the two Female... More > Pyrates
MARY READ and ANNE BONNY,And their several Crews.
To which is added. A short ABSTRACT of the Statute and Civil Law, in Relation to Pyracy. The second EDITION, with considerable ADDITIONS By Captain CHARLES JOHNSON.
Printed for, and sold by T. Warner, at the Black-Boy in Pater-Noster-Row published in1724.< Less
The Gentleman's Pocket-Farrier
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A Reprint of:
The Gentleman's Pocket-Farrier, with Large Additions and Remarks, By Dr Henry Bracken of Lancaster.
The Third Edition, London
Printed for J. Clarke, in Duck-Lane; S. Birt, in... More > Ave-Mary-Lane; and J. Shuckburgh, at the Sun next the Inner-Temple Gate in Fleet Street. 1735.
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LOVE of A Man... LOVE of A Woman... Did God Forget About Me?
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Author LaDonna McGee shares her own past
experiences of 6 years of mental and physical abuse starting at the age of 10, as a back drop or an example in relation to our own daily and past challenges.... More > She also shares powerful observations,fundamental illustrations and perspectives.
In addition... This book provides realistic and fundamental faith building principles that
transformed LaDonna McGee into the inspirational true example and the extraordinary remarkable woman she is today.< Less
My Joyous Life as a Hardhat
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Dennis Hilgenfeld documents his personal and professional life in the construction industry in a remarkably frank and candid manner. His soft-spoken, friendly disposition broke the traditional image... More > of a hardhat and helped create functional teams with high levels of performance and professionalism. Additionally, his story is full of many important life-lessons that will help others of all ages achieve true success and happiness in their lives. Insightful and educational. A good read.< Less
Beowulf, an Introduction to the Study of the Poem With a Discussion of the Stories of Offa and Finn
Chamber's introduction to Beowulf is the most comprehensive study of the whole problem of this remarkable Anglo-Saxon manuscript. The original edition, published in 1921, began with a summary of the... More > views held by previous writers on historical and non-historical elements in the poem, its date, origin and structure; this was followed by a collection of the Latin and Scandinavian documents furnishing parallels for various episodes and a detailed discussion of the Fight at Finnsberg and the relation of the Finn-episode in Beowulf and the relevance of archaeological finds. The second edition provided a supplement on work up to 1930 and an additional bibliography. This third edition, similarly, accounts for scholarship and publications since 1930. The Sutton Hoo discoveries of 1939, in particular, have made additions necessary. The original text remains unaltered since no major change of emphasis or interpretation is needed; but Professor Wrenn's new supplement and bibliography brings the book up to date.< Less
The Making Of Our Kentucky Rose (B&W)
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This memoir about writing a memoir tells the story of how Our Kentucky Rose was written, edited, formatted and published to honor Joseph and Margaret Kolinski, parents to thirteen (13) children;... More > grandparents to twenty seven (27) plus grandchildren and great-grandparents to thirty seven (37) great-grandchildren, in addition to numerous additional non-biological children, grandchildren, et cetera. Mom and Dad were parents, confidants, friends and mentors to all who sought their love and wisdom. Their remarkable lives are commemorated in this book together with 205 photographs and their actual love letters scanned right into the book. IF you can afford the full color edition of this book, also available on lulu.com, buy it. Until then, this black and white version will have to suffice. Enjoy.< Less
Cyrano de Bergerac
Hercule Savinien Cyrano de Bergerac, a cadet (nobleman serving as a soldier) in the French Army, is a brash, strong-willed man of many talents. In addition to being a remarkable duelist, he is a... More > gifted, joyful poet and is also shown to be a musician. However, he has an extremely large nose, which is the reason for his own self-doubt. This doubt prevents him from expressing his love for his distant cousin, the beautiful and intellectual heiress Roxane, as he believes that his ugliness denies him the "dream of being loved by even an ugly woman."< Less
The Report on Unidentified Flying Objects (Second Edition)
Regardless of whether or not one believes that the study of UFO reports has any merit it is a simple fact that such reports were studied by various elements of the U.S. government, most notably the... More > Air Force. Those interested in learning more about this remarkable bit of military history will find this reprint of Edward Ruppelt's classic “insider examination” of early Air Force interest in UFO phenomena an invaluable resource. (Captain Edward J. Ruppelt was chief of Project Blue Book from early 1951 until September 1953.) This reprint edition is also notable in that it includes the often overlooked additional three chapters added by Ruppelt for the 1960 second-edition release.< Less