In the aftermath of WWII, an alien virus struck the Earth, endowing a handful of survivors with extraordinary powers. Originally published in 1987, the newly expanded saga contains additional original stories by eminent writers.
"A True Classic!"
Just days before Chad Williams was scheduled to report for basic training at the Great Lakes naval base, he turned on the television and was greeted with the horrifying image of his mentor and training partner, US Navy SEAL Scott Helvenston, being brutally murdered in a premeditated ambush on the streets of Fallujah, Iraq. Steeled in his resolve, Chad committed himself to completing the US military’s most difficult training to become a Navy SEAL - and avenge his friend’s death.
"from professional skate boarder to SEAL"
Everything you need to know about working from home. This book is based on six years of experience working from home, with experience working for a multinational company all the way through to working for myself. Here I highlight the joys and the pitfalls of working from home so that you can decide if this kind of lifestyle is really for you! The book also provides a number of different and popular working from home fields such as blogging/vlogging and freelancing along with tips and tricks to keep you productive.
Struggle with the lawyer and the beagle through the Forest of Confusion and the Swamp of Depression. Arrive at the Village of Compromise. Climb the Purple Mountains with them and then cross the Fruited Plains, only to be stopped by the Sea of False Hope. Do you know the way to Destinae? The story's abundant interpretations are sure to make it a favorite among educators, motivators and ministers.
Within the fabric of every stone building is a wondrous story of geological origins, architectural aesthetics, and cultural history. You probably don’t expect to make geological finds along the sidewalks of a major city, but when natural history writer David B. Williams looks at the stone masonry, facades, and ornamentations of buildings, he sees a range of rocks equal to any assembled by plate tectonics.
"Lots of geology!"
Nineteen gut-wrenching reports from the front lines of the War of the Worlds, as logged by Albert Einstein, Mark Twain, Theodore Roosevelt, H.P. Lovecraft, Winston Churchill, Jules Verne, and many of the other most famous writers of the time. The most popular and acclaimed science fiction writers of today relive the Martian invasion through the eyes of their famous predecessors.
Join four champion high-stakes poker players, Doyle Brunson, Phil Hellmuth, Jr., Howard Lederer, and David Williams, for steak and conversation with Kevin Conley.
Contrary to most conventional management wisdom, The 7 Non-Negotiables of Winning looks beyond employee skills and background and to identify the true game-changing character traits for creating a winning culture.
"The most enlightened inclusive leadership ever written!!"
Peter Thiel is a billionaire, the biggest Donald Trump supporter in Trump-hating Silicon Valley and, above all, someone who prides himself on doing the opposite of what everyone else is doing.
So it makes perfect sense that right after Trump proclaimed that “the bedrock of our politics will be a total allegiance to the United States of America,” Thiel was revealed to have become in 2011 a citizen of a small country on the other side of the world: New Zealand.
The New Testament is the second major division of the Bible, the Word of God. It deals primarily with the spread of Christianity around the world. How did this part of the Bible come to be written and how should we interpret it? Dr. David Williams, associate professor and chair of the Department of Theology at Belmont Abbey College in Charlotte, North Carolina, explores these questions, and many like them.
This audiobook is about introverts and how they deal with entrepreneurship. It's an eye opener for those who don't understand how introverts start and run a business.
Some nights, we have the road to ourselves and the radio sings only for us. We play our shows and tear-ass out. Tonight, it was this little dive bar in a town we took to calling East Motherless. But we play, no matter. We rock and then we roll. The soundcheck and the fury, the power chord and the glory. Then we load our gear into a muddy-brown Merc with a little trailer behind, and we're off. Slinging gravel, filling sky with road.
Problems of police brutality — seen in the killings of young black men by law enforcement all across the country — have been widely cast as a failure of our criminal justice system.
"Tackle Problems of Policing, Racism as Public Health Issue: Column" is from the January 03, 2017 Opinion section of USA Today. It was written by David R. Williams and Steven A. Mazzie and narrated by Mark Ashby.
"Two More Years", by Steve Coll; "Summit Push", by Nick Paumgarten; "Crystal Ball", by Andrew Marantz; "Double Jeopardy", by Paige Williams; "The One-State Reality", by David Remnick; and "Hard Knocks", by Anthony Lane.
“I am happy to say categorically that I have found no other country that aligns more with my view of the future than New Zealand,” Thiel wrote in his application. The 49-year-old investor, who was born in Germany, was granted New Zealand citizenship in 2011 but kept his U.S. citizenship.
"New Zealand Is ‘the Future,’ Peter Thiel Said in His Push for Citizenship" is from the February 01, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by David Streitfeld and Jacqueline Williams and narrated by Fleet Cooper.