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Take Time For Paradise

Pub Date : 2011-03-15 | Author : A. Bartlett Giamatti | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA

ISBN 10 : 9781608192243
ISBN 13 : 1608192245

A re-release of the late Major League Baseball commissioner's final book assesses baseball in a context of American life and leisure, exploring the nation's love of sports as an ex..


Take Time For Paradise

Pub Date : 2011-03-15 | Author : A. Bartlett Giamatti | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA

ISBN 10 : 9781608194414
ISBN 13 : 1608194418

A philosophical musing on sports and play, this wholly inspiring and utterly charming reissue of Bart Giamatti's long-out-of-print final book, Take Time for Paradise, puts baseball..


A Great And Glorious Game

Pub Date : 1998-01 | Author : A. Bartlett Giamatti | Publisher : Algonquin Books

ISBN 10 : 1565121929
ISBN 13 : 9781565121928

The late Commissioner of Baseball reflects on the wider significance of baseball, the business of the game, and his decision to suspend Pete Rose..



The Race For Paradise

Pub Date : 2014 | Author : Paul M. Cobb | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 9780199532018
ISBN 13 : 019953201X

"In The Race for Paradise, Paul M. Cobb offers an accurate and accessible representation of the Islamic experience of the Crusades during the Middle Ages. Cobb overturns previous c..


Paradise

Pub Date : 2007-07-24 | Author : Toni Morrison | Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : 0307388115
ISBN 13 : 9780307388117

"Rumors had been whispered for more than a year. Outrages that had been accumulating all along took shape as evidence. A mother was knocked down the stairs by her cold-eyed daughte..


Almost Paradise

Pub Date : 2017-07-25 | Author : Corabel Shofner | Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

ISBN 10 : 9780374303792
ISBN 13 : 0374303797

A heartfelt debut about a spunky girl determined to save her family and find her way home. Twelve-year-old Ruby Clyde Henderson’s life changes the day her mother’s boyfriend ho..