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Whitener, Barrett 1960-

Overview
Works: 245 works in 831 publications in 1 language and 24,495 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Political fiction  History  Conference proceedings  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Military history  Miscellanea  Detective and mystery stories  Science fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PS3573.O642, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Barrett Whitener
The personal efficiency program how to get organized to do more work in less time by Kerry Gleeson ( )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Find out how to get organized at work, get more done, and carve out more time to do what you really want to do. We all juggle work life and personal life and worry that we spend too much time and effort paying the bills to fulfill our other roles as parents, spouses, and friends. This program will help you work more quickly and efficiently, freeing up more time for the life you live outside the office
Death match a novel by Lincoln Child ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Thorpes were the perfect couple: young, attractive, and ideally matched. But the veil of perfection can mask many secrets. When the Thorpes are found dead in their tasteful Flagstaff living room after having committed double suicide, alarms go off in the executive offices of Eden, Incorporated, the worldwide matchmaking phenomenon that uses its astonishing artificial intelligence and surveillance tools to bring together perfectly matched supercouples. Eden guarantees its customers just one thing: lifelong happiness. Enter Christopher Lash, a gifted former FBI forensic psychologist who is brought in by Eden to perform a quick--and quiet--investigation
A confederacy of dunces by John Kennedy Toole ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A green hunting cap squeezed the top of the fleshy balloon of a head. The green earflaps, full of large ears and uncut hair and the fine bristles that grew in the ears themselves, stuck out on either side like turn signals indicating two directions at once." So enters one of the most memorable characters in recent American fiction
Capital crimes by Stuart Woods ( Recording )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the deaths of several high-level politicians are linked to a single professional killer, new president Will Lee, with the help of his CIA director wife, follows leads from a quiet D.C. suburb to an island hideaway in Maine
Catch me if you can by Frank W Abagnale ( Recording )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abagnale's first-person narrative of his misadventures as a conman, forger, imposter, and escape artist before the age of 21
Villa incognito by Tom Robbins ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American MIAs choose to remain missing after the Vietnam War. Four generations of strong, alluring women share a mysterious connection to an outlandish figure from Japanese folklore
The culture code an ingenious way to understand why people around the world live and buy as they do by Clotaire Rapaille ( )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rapaille's breakthrough notion is that we acquire a silent system of Codes as we grow up within our culture. These Culture Codes invisibly shape how we behave in our personal lives. We can learn to crack these Codes and achieve new understanding of why we do the things we do
Grass roots by Stuart Woods ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Will Lee has returned to his roots to kick off his campaign for the Senate. A prominent lawyer, he has come back to his hometown of Delano, Georgia, to plan his strategies ... and to argue an explosively controversial case that could seriously damage his political career. For Delano is a town with a dark secret - a smoldering hotbed of racial hatred and moral outrage, held in the thrall of a sinister white-supremacist group called The Elect ... a breeding ground for violent, evil forces that will stop at nothing to keep the candidate out of office. At first, Will Lee was running for the Senate. But now he is running for his life
Speaking about science : a manual for creating clear presentations by Scott Morgan ( Book )
13 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Speaking About Science : A Manual for Creating Clear Presentations is essential reading for anyone who presents data at meetings and conferences. Based on the curriculum that authors have developed for their public speaking courses, the book provides the practical tools all speakers need to create clear and compelling presentations for any audience."--BOOK JACKET
Undaunted courage by Stephen E Ambrose ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1803 President Thomas Jefferson selected his personal secretary, Captain Meriwether Lewis, to lead a voyage up the Missouri River to the Pacific Ocean and back. Lewis and his partner, Captain William Clark, endured many hardships while on this journey
Undaunted courage [Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the opening of the American West] by Stephen E Ambrose ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1803 President Thomas Jefferson selected his personal secretary, Captain Meriwether Lewis, to lead a voyage up the Missouri River to the Rockies, over the mountains, down the Columbia River to the Pacific Ocean and back. Lewis and his partner, Captain William Clark, endured incredible hardships and saw incredible sights. Lewis is supported by a rich variety of colorful characters: Jefferson, whose interest in exploring and acquiring the American West went back thirty years; Clark, a rugged frontiersman whose love for Lewis matched Jefferson's; numerous Indian chiefs; the French and Spanish fur traders of St. Louis; and many leading political, scientific, and military figures of the turn of the century."--Publisher's information
Snow falling on cedars by David Guterson ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Washington State, the trial of Kabuo Miyomoto, a Japanese-American fisherman accused of murdering another fisherman, Carl Heine. The prosecution charges the murder was committed as revenge for the Heine family taking Miyomoto's land at the outbreak of World War II and the novel traces the different reaction of the white and yellow communities
Goodbye darkness a memoir of the Pacific War by William Manchester ( )
11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this intensely powerful memoir, America's preeminent biographer-historian, who has written so brilliantly about World War II, looks back at his own early life and tells his firtsthand account of the war in the Pacific
Open range by Lauran Paine ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The open range men are free-grazing cattlemen, those who don't own land but drive their stock through the country to graze. Boss Spearman knows that times are changing. Local ranchers are staking claims to grazing areas and building up extensive cattle empires. Boss has no quarrel with that, but he won't be intimidated or scared off. So when Denton Baxter makes it clear, by killing one man and seriously wounding another, that he intends to drive Boss and his crew out, Boss must make a stand. But getting justice is not going to be easy. Baxter practically owns Marshall Poole, and the townsfolk have no use for free grazers. Boss's only hope is the circuit-riding judge--if he can stay alive until he arrives
Ringworld's children by Larry Niven ( )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ringworld is a landmark engineering achievement, a flat band three million times the surface of the Earth, encircling a distant star. Home to trillions of inhabitants, not all of whom are human, and host to amazing technological wonders, the Ringworld is unique in all of the universe. Explorer Louis Wu, an Earth-born human who was part of the first expedition to Ringworld, becomes enmeshed in interplanetary and interspecies intrigue as war, and a powerful new weapon, threaten to tear the Ringworld apart forever. Now the future of Ringworld lies in its children: Tunesmith, the Ghould protector; Acolyte, the exiled son of Speaker-to-Animals, and Wembleth, a strange Ringworld native with a mysterious past. All must play a dangerous game in order to save Ringworld's population, and the stability of Ringworld itself. Blending awe-inspiring science with nonstop action, Ringworld's Children
The last stand of the tin can sailors [the extraordinary World War II story of the U.S. Navy's finest hour] by James D Hornfischer ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Americans at war by Stephen E Ambrose ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
America's foremost historian depicts the personalities of American military and political leaders during war
The Callahan chronicals by Spider Robinson ( )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This omnibus edition contains twenty-one insightful, lighthearted science-fiction stories that introduced the world to Mike Callahan and all of the regulars at Callahan's Place, the most bizarre blend of barflies you're likely to meet in this or any other galaxy
American heritage history of the Civil War by Bruce Catton ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For a person seeking a single volume to serve as a captivating introduction and dependable guide through all the maze of battles and issues of the Civil War, this is a book without parallel."--Container
The politically incorrect guide to American history by Thomas E Woods ( )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everything, well, almost everything, you know about American history is wrong because most textbooks and popular history books are written by left-wing academic historians who treat their biases as fact. But fear not; Professor Thomas Woods refutes the popular myths in The politically incorrect guide to American history. Professor Woods's book reveals facts that you won't be, or never were, taught in school. It tells you about the "Books You're Not Supposed to Read" and takes you on a fast paced, politically incorrect tour of American history that will give you all the information you need to battle and confound left-wing professors, neighbors, and friends
 
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