Young Frankenstein was made with deep respect for the craft and history of cinema - and for the power of a good schwanzstucker joke. This book, written by one of the greatest comedy geniuses of all time, takes listeners inside the classic film's marvelous creation story via contemporary interviews with the cast and crew, most notably legendary writer-director Mel Brooks.
"Wish I Could Have Been There"
Now you can possess charisma, confidence, and true personal power all winners have: the power of rapport.Instant Rapport allows you to forge an immediate bond with anyone, anywhere. It will literally remake the way the world sees you. Author Michael Brooks, nationally acclaimed communications expert, shares the same Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) techniques he has taught to Fortune 500 executives in his renowned seminars.
John Bercaw's journey to Vietnam started at the beginning of the Korean War . His successful struggle to master the beast called helicopter earned him an all-expense-paid trip to South Vietnam and the opportunity to prove himself as a combat pilot. His year of war was not as expected. Awed by the lush landscapes of Vietnam and the unexpected moments of war's savage beauty, Bercaw changed his mind about war and its effect on the men who fought in it. He found himself able to overcome fear and doubt in combat and do his job to the best of his ability.
Charles Darwin arrived at the Galapagos Islands some three centuries after their discovery. Thousands of seafarers had been there before him, but in these islands Darwin found something more enduring than fresh water and tortoise meat. He found nourishment for an idea - an idea so powerful that its implications revised the place of humans in the universe and enriched every facet of science. Darwin tested and refined his idea for decades before he was persuaded to go public in 1859 by publishing The Origin of Species.
Many of the details in this audiobook you may have read elsewhere. On the other hand, many more are untold stories. If it were not for Francis Stacey, Eric Stacey's widow, this book would not have been made. For it was Fran who wanted, encouraged, and supported the story about a special man in a magical time. Eric Stacey from Ramsgate (Kent) England, an assistant director, who was often relegated to the sidelines as a traffic cop, and his ultimate work seen in Gone with the Wind.
Do creation days reveal God’s future plans? Was the flood universal or localized? When God said, “Let there be light,” did he foretell the incarnation? Is there a connection between Noah’s sons and the Middle East today? Scriptural Thoughts is an analysis of the Bible's deeper meanings and unique concepts, many revealed for the first time. Using the Scriptures, this short audiobook offers a ‘read between the lines’ spiritual examination by applying metaphor to Scripture verses and truth.
Another warm day in Chicago with blue skies. Baseball fever is in the air with the new season about to start. Jose - a 21-year-old South American baseball player with long black hair, brown eyes dark skin and a muscular build, 6 feet 4, 210lbs - has a whole world of opportunity in front of him. For him women and money will be at his fingertips as easy as pie. Ava is a young woman of 20 years old. 5ft 3, long blonde hair, thin with a model's body. Her powder white complexion makes men fall in love with her.
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