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Abrams, Douglas Carlton

Overview
Works: 23 works in 148 publications in 14 languages and 9,202 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Diary fiction  Christian fiction  Suspense fiction  History  Historical fiction  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Douglas Carlton Abrams
God has a dream : a vision of hope for our time by Desmond Tutu( Book )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobel Laureate Desmond Tutu has long been admired throughout the world for the heroism and grace he exhibited while encouraging countless South Africans in their struggle for human rights. In God Has a Dream, his most soul-searching book, he shares the spiritual message that guided him through those troubled times. Drawing on personal and historical examples, Archbishop Tutu reaches out to readers of all religious backgrounds, showing how individual and global suffering can be transformed into joy and redemption. With his characteristic humor, Tutu offers an extremely personal and liberating message. He helps us to "see with the eyes of the heart" and to cultivate the qualities of love, forgiveness, humility, generosity, and courage that we need to change ourselves and our world. Echoing the words of Martin Luther King, Jr., he writes, "God says to you, 'I have a dream. Please help me to realize it. It is a dream of a world whose ugliness and squalor and poverty, its war and hostility, its greed and harsh competitiveness, its alienation and disharmony are changed into their glorious counterparts. When there will be more laughter, joy, and peace, where there will be justice and goodness and compassion and love and caring and sharing. I have a dream that my children will know that they are members of one family, the human family, God's family, my family.'" Addressing the timeless and universal concerns all people share, God Has a Dream envisions a world transformed through hope and compassion, humility and kindness, understanding and forgiveness
Made for goodness : and why this makes all the difference by Desmond Tutu( Book )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Archbishop Desmond Tutu has witnessed some of the world's darkest moments, for decades fighting the racist government policy of apartheid and since then being an ambassador of peace amidst political, diplomatic, and natural disasters. Yet people continue to find him one of the most joyful and hopeful people they have encountered. In Made for Goodness, Tutu shares his source of strength and optimism. Written with his daughter, Mpho, who is also an ordained Anglican minister, Tutu argues that God has made us for goodness, and when we simply start walking in the direction of this calling, God is there to meet us, encourage us, embrace us. God has made the world as a grand theater for us to work out this call to goodness; it is up to us to live up to this calling, but God is there to help us every step of the way. So tackling our worst problems takes on new meaning and is bostered with hope and the expectation that that is exactly where God will show up. Father and daughter offer an inspiring message of hope that will transform readers into activists for change and blessing"--
The book of forgiving : the fourfold path for healing ourselves and our world by Desmond Tutu( Book )

10 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nobel laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu has witnessed some of the worst crimes people can inflict on others. So wherever he goes, he inevitably gets asked this question: How do I forgive? This book is his answer. Writing with his daughter, Mpho, an Anglican priest, they lay out the simple but profound truths about the significance of forgiveness, how it works, why everyone needs to know how to grant it and receive it, and why granting forgiveness is the greatest gift we can give to ourselves when we have been wronged. They explain the four-step process of forgiveness -- Telling the Story, Naming the Hurt, Granting Forgiveness, and Renewing or Releasing the Relationship -- as well as offer meditations, exercises, and prayers to guide the reader along the way. 'With each act of forgiveness, whether small or great, we move toward wholeness, ' they write. 'Forgiveness is how we bring peace to ourselves and our world.'"--
The lost diary of Don Juan : an account of the true arts of passion and the perilous adventure of love : a novel by Douglas Carlton Abrams( Book )

42 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raised secretly by nuns until he falls in love with one, Don Juan leaves the church and is recruited to be a spy by the powerful Marquis de la Mota, who teaches him to become the world's greatest libertine and seducer of women
God's dream by Desmond Tutu( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction for the youngest readers to Archbishop Tutu's message of forgiveness and empathy
The book of joy : lasting happiness in a changing world by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Recording )

8 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two great spiritual masters share their own hard-won wisdom about living with joy even in the face of adversity. The occasion was a big birthday. And it inspired two close friends to get together in Dharamsala for a talk about something very important to them. The friends were His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu. The subject was joy. Both winners of the Nobel Prize, both great spiritual masters and moral leaders of our time, they are also known for being among the most infectiously happy people on the planet. From the beginning the book was envisioned as a three-layer birthday cake: their own stories and teachings about joy, the most recent findings in the science of deep happiness, and the daily practices that anchor their own emotional and spiritual lives. Both the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Tutu have been tested by great personal and national adversity, and here they share their personal stories of struggle and renewal. Now that they are both in their eighties, they especially want to spread the core message that to have joy yourself, you must bring joy to others. Most of all, during that landmark week in Dharamsala, they demonstrated by their own exuberance, compassion, and humor how joy can be transformed from a fleeting emotion into an enduring way of life
Desmond and the very mean word : a story of forgiveness by Desmond Tutu( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Desmond takes his new bicycle out for a ride, his pride and joy turn to hurt and anger when some boys shout a very mean word at him causing Desmond to seek the advice of Father Trevor, who teaches him about the power of forgiveness
Eye of the whale : a novel by Douglas Carlton Abrams( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ecological thriller about a marine biologist whose fate is altered after the unexpected appearance of a humpback whale sends her on a race to discover the meaning of its mysterious song and its implications for human survival
The lost diary of Don Juan : a novel by Douglas Carlton Abrams( Recording )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Juan keeps a diary that reveals his greastest adventures and the arts of passion, after meeting the women who could make him forget all the others
The book of joy : lasting happiness in a changing world by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two leading spiritual masters share their wisdom about living with joy even in the face of adversity, sharing personal stories and teachings about the science of profound happiness and the daily practices that anchor their emotional and spiritual lives. --Publisher
El libro de la alegría : alcanza la felicidad duradera en un mundo en cambio constante by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in Spanish and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Este libro nos ofrece la inusual oportunidad de compartir con estos dos grandes hombres la sorprendente y original semana que pasaron juntos, desde el primer abrazo hasta la despedida final. Los escucharemos mientras exploran la naturaleza de la verdadera alegría y se enfrentan a todas sus barreras -desde el miedo y el estrés y la rabia y el dolor hasta la enfermedad y la muerte - y aprenderemos de sus "Ocho pilares de la alegría", que nos proporcionan recursos para una felicidad duradera."--Agapea.com
The book of forgiving : the fourfold path for healing ourselves and our world by Desmond Tutu( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobel laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu has witnessed some of the worst crimes people can inflict on others. So wherever he goes, he inevitably gets asked this question. This book is his answer. Writing with his daughter, Mpho, an Anglican priest, they lay out the simple but profound truths about the significance of forgiveness, how it works, why everyone needs to know how to grant it and receive it, and why granting forgiveness is the greatest gift we can give to ourselves when we have been wronged. They explain the four-step process of forgiveness--Telling the Story, Naming the Hurt, Granting Forgiveness, and Renewing or Releasing the Relationship--as well as offer meditations, exercises, and prayers to guide the reader along the way. "With each act of forgiveness, whether small or great, we move toward wholeness," they write. "Forgiveness is how we bring peace to ourselves and our world."
El diario perdido de Don Juan by Douglas Carlton Abrams( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shang di you yi ge meng by Desmond Tutu( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zui hou yi ci xiang yu, wo men zhi tan xi yue by Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in Chinese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Juang ŭi irŏbŏrin ilgi by Douglas Carlton Abrams( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Korean and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L''énergie sexuelle masculine : l'homme multi-orgasmique by Mantak Chia( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Des trucs et conseils à caractère taoïste pour une vie sexuelle plus épanouie. [SDM]
Joga światłem życia : wewnętrzna podróż ku przemianie by B. K. S Iyengar( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man's guide to women : scientifically proven secrets from the "love lab" about what women really want by John Mordechai Gottman( Book )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on 40 years of research, The Man's Guide to Women unlocks the mystery of how to attract, satisfy, and succeed with a woman for a lifetime. For the first time ever, there is a science-based answer to the age-old question: What do women really want in a man?
Multiorgasmický muž : každý muž může prožít mnohonásobný orgasmus a výrazně ovlivnit svůj sexuální vztah by Mantak Chia( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Czech and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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God has a dream : a vision of hope for our time
Alternative Names
Abrams Arava, Douglas

Abrams, Doug

Abrams, Douglas

Abrams, Douglas C. (Douglas Carlton)

Abrams, Douglas (Douglas Arava)

Abrams, Douglas (Douglas Carlton)

Abrāmz, Dūġlās Kārltūn

Arava D. A.

Arava, Douglas A.

Arava, Duglass Eibremss

Carlton Abrams, Douglas

Абрамс Д

Арава Д

دوغلاس كارلتون أبرامز

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Made for goodness : and why this makes all the differenceThe lost diary of Don Juan : an account of the true arts of passion and the perilous adventure of love : a novelGod's dreamEye of the whale : a novelThe lost diary of Don Juan : a novelEl diario perdido de Don Juan