The Man Who Quit Money

Author: Mark Sundeen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101560851
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Grand Prize Winner of the 2015 Green Book Festival Mark Sundeen's new book, The Unsettlers, is coming in January 2017 from Riverhead Books In 2000, Daniel Suelo left his life savings-all thirty dollars of it-in a phone booth.

The Unsettlers

Author: Mark Sundeen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0735216088
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A work of immersive journalism steeped in a distinctively American social history and sparked by a personal quest, The Unsettlers traces the search for the simple life through the stories of these new pioneers and what inspired each of them ...

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Nanmeebooks
ISBN: 9749906683
Size: 78.49 MB
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เมื่อโรเจอร์เพื่อนรักถูกขบวนการร้าย "ตัวกินเด็ก" จับตัวไป ไลราและภูตประจำตัวของเธอ ...

Comstock Lode

Author: Louis L'Amour
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 9780553899023
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There was dead silence in the room. Rory started to rise then slumped back in his
chair. “You saw it,” Trevallion said, “he was cheating.” “I seen it before!” The
speaker was the man who quit the game. “I saw him steal some cards from the
discards!” “But,” a portly man with a heavy gold watch chain interrupted, “there
was something else. What was all that talk?” Trevallion's eyes were cold. “A
private matter,” he said. He holstered his pistol, picked up the money from beside
his cards, and ...

The Man Who Thought Like A Ship

Author: Loren C. Steffy
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 9781603440585
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Aptitude tests administered by the Veterans Administration showed he had “
superior intelligence” and a special talent for engineering. The test's
administrators urged him to consider going to engineering school.1 He put the
Navy's electrical training to use working for his father, earning money as he
prepared to begin taking classes. Milt needed the extra help. His business was
doing well, but his only employee had been his brother-in-law, who'd recently
quit and headed west to work ...

The Man Who Wonder

Author: Leon Hodge
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 146919273X
Size: 75.77 MB
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But through that time I learned some very good ideas. During that time I went for a
brief vacation in Miami, for about a week, and then I went back to my home town
of Vernon and worked a while to earn some more money. By then a year had
passed and it was now summer 1972, and I was still trying to make it in
something. So I finally came to Austin for two weeks. I realized that this was the
place that I wanted to be, but I had something to take care of back in Vernon, so I
went back to ...

The Man Who Rode Midnight

Author: Elmer Kelton
Publisher: TCU Press
ISBN: 9780875650487
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Wes Hendrix finds himself in a one-man battle against his family, the people of Big River and his friends when land developers threaten to take his ranch.

The Man Who Would Be King

Author: Ben Macintyre
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1466803797
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Feringhees were also expected to sign formal contracts, which might include
clauses requiring them “to marry a native of the Punjab; to serve faithfully against
all Ranjit's enemies; and never to quit his country or his service without special
leave obtained for that purpose. ... John Palmer, the Calcutta merchant who had
put up money for Harlan's Afghan expedition in the hope of solving the Moorcroft
mystery, wondered whether the American was using Ranjit for that purpose. “I
trust that ...

The Man Who Killed

Author: Fraser Nixon
Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre
ISBN: 1553655699
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n waking i resolved to quit the filthy habit of smoking, substituting cinnamon
chewing gum in tobacco's stead. There was, however, no alternative to sweet
morphine. Putting away every notion of restraint I prepared the drug again and
relaxed. I'd bought the bulldog edition of Wednesday night's Star and now read
the transcript of a speaker at the Kiwanis Club. The Dominion of ... Time to count
coup over a fallen enemy and take back what he'd stolen from us, a satchel full of
money.

The Man Who Couldn T Stop

Author: David Adam
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books
ISBN: 0374710511
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Just to think these thoughts is enough to make us question who we are. We are
not dishonest, yet we could snatch the money from that open till so easily. We do
not want to be the dreadful person who could ... to have been genuinely suicidal
impulses. Talking once of how he hated to sleep in a bedroom with access to a
balcony from which he felt the urge to jump, he told his doctor Charles Moran: I
don't want to go out of the world at all in such moments. I've no desire to quit this
world, ...