Life Is Better When You Wrestle

Author: Wrestler

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform



Page: 150

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It is a 150 pages blank college ruled journal ready for you to fill with your own writing and get a little creative every now and then. * 150 pages of high quality paper (50 sheets) * It can be used as a journal, notebook or just a composition book * 6" x 9" Paperback notebook, soft matte cover * Perfect for gel pen, ink or pencils * Great size to carry everywhere in your bag, for work, high school, college... * It will make a great gift for any special occasion: Christmas, Secret Santa, Birthday...
Sports & Recreation

Wrestling with Life

Author: Phil Nowick

Publisher: AuthorHouse


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 172

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Phil shares his personal ecstasy and anguish in learning the lessons of life through wrestling. The vivid and intimate descriptions of his hilarious and sometimes terrifying experiences keep you wanting to read more about his life.
Biography & Autobiography

Wrestling with Life

Author: George Reinitz

Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 188

View: 691

George Reinitz was twelve years old when he and his family were taken from Szikszó, Hungary, and deported to Auschwitz, where many of his family members were killed. As a boy on the brink of adolescence, he experienced the horrors of a Nazi death camp. Following his liberation he returned to his hometown where he remained for a few years before immigrating to Montreal in 1948 as part of the Canadian Jewish Congress’s War Orphans Project. In Wrestling with Life, George Reinitz recounts his vivid memories of childhood and his experiences in one of the worst places humans ever created. He recalls being tattooed with an unclean needle, eating raw potato skins to stave off hunger, watching his father get whipped in the face, and looking after the horses of SS officers. In Auschwitz he learned and used survival skills that he later applied in the commercial realm. George settled in Montreal and became a world-class wrestler, competing internationally and carrying the flag for the Canadian team at the 1957 Maccabiah Games in Israel. After working in a number of jobs he found his calling in the furniture business, eventually founding Jaymar Furniture, a leading manufacturer and a company that still operates successfully in Quebec. Wrestling with Life is a moving account of a child’s survival under the most difficult of circumstances. It tells the story of one man’s hard-won success as a businessman and athlete.

Make Arts for a Better Life

Author: Kathleen Van Buren

Publisher: Oxford University Press


Category: Music

Page: 256

View: 677

Make Arts for a Better Life: A Guide for Working with Communities provides a ground-breaking model for arts advocacy. Drawing upon methods and theories from disciplines such as ethnomusicology, anthropology, folklore, community development, and communication studies, the Guide presents an in-depth approach to researching artistic practices within communities and to developing arts-based projects that address locally-defined needs. Through clear methodology, case studies from around the world, and sample activities, the Guide helps move readers from arts research to project development to project evaluation. Woven into the discussions are critical reflections on the concept of a "better life" and ethical issues in arts advocacy. Accessible writing and visual cues ensure that readers can easily locate sections which may be particularly pertinent to their work, whether based on types of arts (music, drama, dance, oral verbal arts, visual arts) or professional positions (educators, scholars, project leaders). For additional resources, readers can access an accompanying website offering methodology "cheat sheets," sample research documents, and suggestions for educators, scholars, and project leaders.

Abraham Lincoln

Author: Charles Carleton Coffin



Category: Presidents

Page: 542

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Wrestling with the Future

Author: Episcopal Church. Diocese of Washington. Committee on Medical Ethics

Publisher: Morehouse Publishing


Category: Medical

Page: 132

View: 280

A non-technical examination of the ethical, religious, legal, psychological, and spiritual issues surrounding genetic testing.
Language Arts & Disciplines

The Text-wrestling Book

Author: Donna Lecourt



Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 484

View: 371


The Life You Were Born to Give

Author: David McKinley

Publisher: Thomas Nelson


Category: Religion

Page: 179

View: 345

In The Life You Were Born to Give, David McKinley helps readers shift their focus from getting all they can out of life to giving their lives away, for Christ.
American Literature

Literature and Life

Author: William Harris Elson



Category: American Literature


View: 516

Christian life

Wrestling with an Angel

Author: Mary Lou Carney

Publisher: Zondervan


Category: Christian life

Page: 160

View: 315

A collection of daily devotions tell the story of a guardian angel named Herbie who helps a young boy face many problems, including the separation of his parents.

AAU News

Author: Amateur Athletic Union of the United States



Category: Athletics


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Category: Sports


View: 910

The journal of sport literature.
Juvenile Nonfiction


Author: Don Nardo



Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

View: 755

Explores the exciting sport of wrestling, its many faces, its ancient origins, and today's modern wrestlers.