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This I believe

by Lawrence Welk

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Welk, Lawrence, 1903-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLawrence Welk, with Bernice McGeehan.
    ContributionsMcGeehan, Bernice, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML422.W33 A29
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 197 p., [16] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4413785M
    ISBN 100139190929
    LC Control Number79017541
    OCLC/WorldCa5170365

    This second collection of This I Believe essays gathers 75 essayists - ranging from famous to previously unknown - completing the thought that begins the book's title. With contributors who run the gamut from cellist Yo-Yo Ma to ordinary folks like a diner waitress, an Iraq War veteran, a farmer, a new husband, and many others, This I Believe II, like the first New York Times best . An inspiring collection of the personal philosophies of a group of remarkable men and women. Based on the National Public Radio series of the same name, This I Believe features eighty essayists—from the famous to the unknown—completing the thought that begins the book's title. Each piece compels readers to rethink not only how they have arrived at their own personal Cited by: 9.

      The This I Believe website is a companion to the book and radio series of the same name, all of which focus on the writing, sharing, and discussing of people's core beliefs through short personal essays. The site offers background information on the project, as well as featured essays (in both print and audio format).4/5.   Celebrating Four Years Of 'This I Believe' During its four-year run on NPR, This I Believe engaged listeners in a discussion of the core .

    Based on the NPR series of the same name, This I Believe features 80 Americans, from the famous to the unknown, completing the thought that begins with the audiobook's title. The pieces that make up the program will compel listeners to rethink not only what and how they have arrived at their own personal beliefs, but also the extent to which they share them with others.   This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women - Ebook written by Jay Allison, Dan Gediman. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women/5(31).


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