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First Taste of Freedom
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Robert Turpin
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-15 - Publisher: Syracuse University Press

The bicycle has long been a part of American culture but few would describe it as an essential element of American identity in the same way that it is fundamental to European and Asian cultures. Instead, American culture has had a more turbulent relationship with the bicycle. First introduced in
Futuristic Cars and Space Bicycles
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Jeremy Withers
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-31 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Given the extensive influence of the 'transport revolution' on the past two centuries (a time when trains, trams, omnibuses, bicycles, cars, airplanes, and so forth were invented), and given science fiction's overall obsession with machines and technologies of all kinds, it is surprising that scholars have not paid more attention
Living a Life of Gratitude
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Sara Wiseman
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide

The awe and wonder of life is now ever present. Through 88 illuminating short stories, Living a Life of Gratitude will help you slow down, look around, and see your life for what it is. From our first breaths to our last, Sara Wiseman explores the landmarks of human experience:
Dreams of Flight
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Dana Polan
Categories: Great escape (Motion picture)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"The first full-length study of the iconic 1960s film The Great Escape and its place in Hollywood and American history. Caught on film, the iconic jump of escaped POW Virgil Hilts (Steve McQueen) over an imposing barbed wire fence on a stolen motorcycle has become an unforgettable symbol of a
The Perfect Mirror
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: Venerable Adrian Feldmann
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-23 - Publisher: Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive

When Adrian Feldmann, an Australian doctor, discovered Tibetan Buddhism in Nepal in the 1970s, he began a journey that culminated in him becoming a Buddhist monk (Thubten Gyatso) - the one thing he was sure he didn't want to be at the outset. In these short, profound articles, Venerable Gyatso