Most widely held works about Jonathan Hogan
Most widely held works by Jonathan Hogan
Lovesick blues the life of Hank Williams by Paul Hemphill ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 880 libraries worldwide
A sickly and awkward boy who turned into a country music legend, Hiram Williams had reinvented himself as Hank Williams and taken to alcohol by the age of 14. He was dead by the age of 29. Here, Paul Hemphill recounts the tortured life and whirlwind career of the hillbilly Shakespeare as only a fellow Southerner can.
Last child in the woods saving our children from nature-deficit disorder by Richard Louv ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 778 libraries worldwide
Louv illustrates how the alienation of today's children from nature can lead to a host of childhood disorders--and he offers effective methods for healing this rift.
The whistling season by Ivan Doig ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
In 1909, struggling to farm his remote homestead and raise three sons, widower Oliver Milliron despreately needs help. A housekeeper's ad in a Milwaukee newspaper, "Can't cook but doesn't bite," leads him to hire her site unseen. When perky Rose Llewellyn arrives, she brings her brainy brother, Morris. Though Rose whistles through her work at the Milliron house, and Morris becomes teacher at the one-room school, these two newcomers conceal a past that is colorful and infamous.
American passage the history of Ellis Island by Vincent J Cannato ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
Cannato delivers a definitive history of America's landmark port of entry. From eyewitness accounts, Cannato weaves together a poignant testament to the hopes and fears of "huddled masses yearning to breathe free."
Polio [an American story by David M Oshinsky ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 706 libraries worldwide
This comprehensive and gripping narrative covers all the challenges, characters, and controversies in America's relentless struggle against polio. Funded by philanthropy and grassroots contributions, Salk's killed-virus vaccine (1954) and Sabin's live-virus vaccine (1961) began to eradicate this dreaded disease.
Time & place by Bryan Woolley ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 670 libraries worldwide
Seventeen-year-old Kevin Adams' best friend is the first polio victim of Fort Appleby. In just a few short months, Kevin's adolescence is stripped away and he must confront decisions he is not prepared to make.
Work song by Ivan Doig ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Itinerant teacher and perennial charmer Morrie Morgan returns to the 1919 copper-mining center of Butte, Montana. There he meets retired Welsh twins, a comely landlady, and a Russian waif and encounters the seething ferment of an iron-fisted mining company, radical union agitators, and beleaguered miners.
Us and them a history of intolerance in America by Jim Carnes ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Carnes illuminates the dark corners of our nation's past and traces our ongoing efforts to live up to the American ideals of equality and justice. Fourteen case studies bring readers a first-hand account of the history and psychology of intolerance.
Become a better you [7 keys to improving your life every day by Joel Osteen ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Explains how to apply seven action steps to discover individual purpose and destiny, in a guide complemented by biblical principles, devotions, and personal testimonies.
Quantum leap. The complete fifth season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
From a presidential assassin to his own great grandfather to the King of Rock 'n' Roll, it's up to Sam to change history for the better and get one step closer to his final mission.
Go down together the true, untold story of Bonnie and Clyde by Jeff Guinn ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Guinn delivers the definitive portrait of Bonnie and Clyde. These media-savvy outlaws appealed to America's Depression-era hunger for swashbuckling characters. Glowing radio and newspaper reports transformed these "public enemies" into celebrities--much like the cinema gangsters of the time.
Flint's gift by Richard S Wheeler ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
In 1877, Sam Flint starts a newspaper in Payday. He joins the town folk in an attempt to attract more settlers but is drawn into a dangerous fight for control.
It's your time by Joel Osteen ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Osteen draws upon his experiences to reveal how the power of hope and faith in God can help overcome life's most difficult circumstances.
Robert E. Lee on leadership executive lessons in character, courage, and vision by H. W Crocker ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Under General Lee's management, a rag-tag army of poor farmers--vastly outnumbered, outgunned, under-supplied, and under-fed--consistently routed Union troops. Brilliantly seizing strategic opportunities, Lee stunned his foes and inspired his soldiers. He was decisive, focused, and humble. Sharing his men's hardships, Lee spoke often with them and earned their loyalty. He found trusted subordinates who shared his vision, gave them broad instructions, and turned them loose. He didn't micromanage or belittle. Taking blame for failure, he was lavish in praise and charitable in criticism.
Fifth of July ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
In Lanford Wilson's acclaimed Broadway play, college friends who agitated for what they hoped would be a better world, find themselves looking for a way to revive their dreams.
The way we're working isn't working the four forgotten needs that energize great performance by Tony Schwartz ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Drawing on extensive work with an extraordinary range of organizations, among them Google, Ford, Sony, Ernst & Young, Shell, IBM, the Los Angeles Police Department, and the Cleveland Clinic, Schwartz creates a road for a new way of working that focuses on four core needs that energize great performance: sustainability, security, self-expression, and significance.
The power of the dog by Thomas Savage ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Bachelor brothers Phil and George own the huge Burbank ranch. Phil is clever and forceful while George is submissive, and their equilibrium is based on routine. But when George marries Rose, a widow with a frail teenage son named Peter, peace at the ranch shatters. Phil refuses to accept the woman or her son. No one, however, suspects the depth of the boy's resources to protect his mother--and himself.
An open book [coming of age in the heartland by Michael Dirda ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Growing up in a bluecollar, Midwestern household of the 50s and 60s, Dirda appalled his father with his insatiable thirst for reading. His humorous remembrances of the works he loved will spark the interest of anyone who savors a good story.
Backyard brawl inside the blood feud between Texas and Texas A&M by W. K Stratton ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Going back to the late 1800s, the struggle between the more affluent Longhorns and the simpler, conservative Aggies has represented a culture war of sorts within the Lone Star State. During the 2001 season, under the pall of the September 11ths terrorist attacks, and only two years removed from the horrific A&M bonfire tragedy, W.K. Stratton follows the fortunes of both teams as they approach their annual Thanksgiving clash.
Lone star rising [the revolutionary birth of the Texas Republic by William C Davis ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Following the Louisiana Purchase, Spanish officials in Mexico began to worry about the expansionist desires of the young country now bordering their own territory. Once Mexico became independent from Spain, conflicts between the Mexican government and the Texas leaders such as Stephen F. Austin continued. In time, the residents of Texas declared their independence from Mexico and, after many battles, eventually established their own free nation.
Arizona Audiobooks Audiobooks Barrow, Clyde,--1909-1934 Beckett, Sam (Fictitious character) Biography Brothers and sisters Calavicci, Al (Fictitious character) Children and the environment Christian life Country musicians Criminals Drama Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) Emigration and immigration Ethnic relations Fanaticism Fiction Frontier and pioneer life Generals History Housekeepers Immigrants Irrigation projects Juvenile works Lee, Robert E.--1807-1870 Mine rescue work Miners Montana Montana--Butte Nature--Psychological aspects Newspaper editors New York (State)--New York Parker, Bonnie,--1910-1934 Poliomyelitis Poliomyelitis--Patients Prejudices Race relations Self-actualization (Psychology)--Religious aspects--Christianity Single men Spiritual life--Christianity Teachers Texas Texas--Fort Davis Time travel United States United States--Ellis Island West (U.S.) Widowers Williams, Hank,--1923-1953