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The Confessions Of An American Hero

A Novel

by Alvin Levie

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Published by Trafford Publishing .
Written in English

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    Number of Pages158
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    Open LibraryOL11714422M
    ISBN 101412073154
    ISBN 109781412073158

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In addition to Freakonomics and SuperFreakonomics, his books include Turbulent Souls Choosing My Religion, Confessions of a Hero-Worshiper, and the childrens book The Boy With Two Belly Buttons. His journalism has been published in The New York Times, The New Yorker, and Time, and has been anthologized in The Stephen J.

Dubner is an award /5. Get this from a library. Confessions of a hero-worshiper. [Stephen J Dubner] -- The author describes how he established his favorite football player, Franco Harris, as a personal hero and father figure after losing his own father in adolescence, and recounts his journey as an.

Fourteen years earlier, long before Marcus Hutchins was a hero or villain to anyone, his parents, Janet and Desmond, settled into a stone house on a cattle farm in remote Devon, just a few minutes. Years later, Dubner journeys to meet his hero, certain that Harris will embrace him.

And he is well, wrong. Told with the grit of a journalist and the grace of a memoirist, Confessions of a Hero-Worshiper is a breathtaking, heartbreaking, and often humorous story of astonishing developments.

It is also a sparkling meditation on the nature. William Styron’s The Confessions of Nat Turner is a lengthy book organized into four chapters, three of which take biblical allusions for titles. In the opening chapter, “Judgment Day,” the. William Styron had the misfortune to publish "The Confessions of Nat Turner" in the late s.

The timing was such that Styron had the odd experience of a) being awarded the Pulitzer Prize for the book and b) being shunned by many, black and white, for having had the temerity to put himself in the mind of a black slave when he himself was a white by: Confessions of a Hero-Worshiper - Ebook written by Stephen J.

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About the Title. The Confessions has often been labeled as the confessions of a man who sees himself as a great sinner, but this is sio in Latin means confession of sin, praise of God (i.e., confessing one's love for God), and owning one's faith. But according to American historian Garry Wills, the title is best understood in an even wider context; the word confiteri means to.

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Oscar Wilde His Life And Confessions Book Information Book Overview Author. Frank Harris. Publication Date. 03/29/ Price. $ Number of pages. Binding. Hardcover. ISBN. THE CONFESSIONS OF NAT TURNER is William Styron’s complex and richly drawn imagining of Nat Turner, the leader of the slave rebellion in Virginia that led to the deaths of almost 60 men, women and children.

Published at the height of the civil rights movement, the novel draws upon the historical Nat Turner’s confession to his attorney, made as he awaited execution in a Virginia jail. After reading Stephen Dubner's first book, Turbulent Souls, I couldn't wait to read his latest work.

I thoroughly enjoyed Confessions of a Hero Worshiper. It is a poignant, beautifully-written story about Dubner, who as a ten-year-old boy, grasped on to his football hero to help him survive his loneliness and insecurity after his father died.5/5(5). Melissa Kantor () is the author of the best-selling Confessions of a Not It Girl, a Booklist Best Romance Novel for Youth in ; If I Have a Wicked Stepmother, Where's My Prince?, a YALSA Teens Top Ten Pick in ; The Breakup Bible, a YALSA Best Books for Young Adults nominee in ; and Girlfriend Material, a Texas Lone Star Reading List winner and a Junior /5(70).

E-BOOK EXCERPT. According to Wikipedia: "Nathaniel "Nat" Turner (October 2, – Novem ) was an American slave who led a slave rebellion in Virginia on Aug that resulted in 56 deaths among their victims, the largest number of white fatalities to occur in one uprising in the antebellum southern United States.

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Gray of the said District, deposited in this office the title of a book, which is in the words as following: "The Confessions of Nat Turner, the leader of the late insurrection in Southampton, Virginia, as fully and voluntarily made to Thomas.

AUGUSTINE: CONFESSIONS Newly translated and edited by ALBERT C. OUTLER, Ph.D., D.D. Professor of Theology Perkins School of Theology Southern Methodist University Dallas, Texas First published MCMLV Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: This book is in the public domain.

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This quotation appears in the first section of Book 1 and announces the most important theme of The Confessions: that human beings belong to God and they cannot be happy until they are united with him again. The problem lies, however, in not knowing how or where to look for God.

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I loved this book!”—New York Times bestselling author Monica Murphy. In its review of Turbulent Souls, the New York Times wrote: "While it is clearly better for Stephen Dubner if his turbulent soul stays quiet, I think readers of this wonderful book will rather hope that a continued measure of unsettlement inspires him to write more.".

Now Stephen J. Dubner has returned with the brilliant Confessions of a Hero-Worshiper, a true story that reads like the wisest /5(73). The complete series list for - American Heroes.

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Confessions of a Good Kid, an amusing yet poignant memoir of mischief in post war Southern California. This book details the escapades of a boy and his companions as they explore their sprawling suburban neighborhood without adult supervision.

An affectionate portrait of middle class American childh. Summary Summary Augustine's Confessions is a diverse blend of autobiography, philosophy, theology, and critical exegesis of the Christian Bible. The first nine Books (or chapters) of the work trace the story of Augustine's life, from his birth ( A.D.) up to the events that took place just after his conversion to Catholicism ( A.D.).

“American Hero” is an obnoxious rock star moment, with images of Americana that have apparently been lost in translation by an outsider British director. Advertisement Dorff plays Melvin, a New Orleans slacker and deadbeat dad who spends a lot of his 1/4. In a book called “Be Here Now,” published inhe wrote a combination confession and spiritual manifesto and became an overnight sensation, a.

In the American novelist William Styron published his third major work of fiction, a book entitled The Confessions of Nat ’s Confessions represented itself as the autobiographical narrative of an African American slave, known as Nat Turner, who in August had led a slave revolt in Southampton County, Virginia, not far from Virginia’s southeastern tidewater region.

Mokhtar Alkhanshali, the real-life Yemeni-American hero of The Monk of Mokha, follows in the footsteps of Valentino Achak Deng, the Sudanese Lost Boy whose confessions Dave Eggers told in What Is the What (), and Abdulrahman Zeitoun, the Syrian-American businessman whose adventures in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina were told in.

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