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A Strange Kind Of Glory

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Eamon Dunphy | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1845132556
ISBN 13 : 9781845132552

Sir Matt Busby is a legend in football, an institution at Old Trafford. He is regarded by many as the greatest manager ever, building three brilliant sides with players such as Cha..



Strange Glory

Pub Date : 2014-04-29 | Author : Charles Marsh | Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : 9780385351690
ISBN 13 : 0385351690

In the decades since his execution by the Nazis in 1945, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, the German pastor, theologian, and anti-Hitler conspirator, has become one of the most widely read and..


Oh The Glory Of It All

Pub Date : 2006-04-25 | Author : Sean Wilsey | Publisher : Penguin

ISBN 10 : 9781101201138
ISBN 13 : 1101201134

"In the beginning we were happy. And we were always excessive. So in the beginning we were happy to excess." With these opening lines Sean Wilsey takes us on an exhilarating tour o..


Glory Be

Pub Date : 2012-08-01 | Author : Augusta Scattergood | Publisher : Scholastic Inc.

ISBN 10 : 9780545452328
ISBN 13 : 0545452325

A Mississippi town in 1964 gets riled when tempers flare at the segregated public pool. As much as Gloriana June Hemphill, or Glory as everyone knows her, wants to turn twelve, the..


Home

Pub Date : 2008-09-02 | Author : Marilynne Robinson | Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux

ISBN 10 : 1429929049
ISBN 13 : 9781429929042

Hundreds of thousands were enthralled by the luminous voice of John Ames in Gilead, Marilynne Robinson's Pulitzer Prize–winning novel. Home is an entirely independent, deeply aff..


Among The Thugs

Pub Date : 2013-04-24 | Author : Bill Buford | Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : 9780804150514
ISBN 13 : 0804150516

They have names like Barmy Bernie, Daft Donald, and Steamin' Sammy. They like lager (in huge quantities), the Queen, football clubs (especially Manchester United), and themselves. ..