Our house is on fire! Who will answer the call? Is there One Idea that can save the world? Is there One Idea that can bring us all together - no matter what our faith, our politics, our culture - to do what is necessary and right in the face of the enormous challenges that confront us - environmentally, economically, socially and spiritually?
Poet/philosopher/genealogist Laurence Overmire believes he has found an idea that can do just that. It is a very old idea, but we have not paid attention to its glaring ramifications. Will we change the way we think and the way we live or are we doomed to bring about the end of all that humankind has created and accomplished in the long course of our history on this planet?
This book is a warning. But it is also a call for wisdom and compassion. The author presents us with a roadmap for how to bring about the healthy world that we seek. His overall message is stirring, uplifting and full of hope.
This book will make you feel good about ...
Families That Camp Together, Stay Together
Camping is one of those activities you just have to try at least once in your life. Gone are the days when camping was boring and a bit unsafe. Technological advancement and inventions have made things easier even when it comes to this activity.
You may be interested in trying camping but are worried about the dangers involved or don't know where to begin. This book provides you with a beginners guide to camping which can basically tell you all you need to know about it before you make the first step. In addition to that, it looks at the various camping supplies and equipment you require to make your trip a smooth and enjoyable one.
One of the things many people look forward to with regard to camping is the cooking part. Who knew outdoor cooking can be such fun? This book contains the various recipes you can prepare when camping. They are easy and tasty meals which take very limited time to prepare.
Given the fact that Dutch oven ...
Do you like the outdoors? Do you like camping? Do you like off road trips and long lasting memories?
Then you probably have heard about rooftop tents. This guide has the goal of teaching you not only the basics of what roof top tents are, but it will go in depth to give you valuable information about which roof racks you need, if your vehicle is suitable for a tent or not, and then it goes even further into models, designs, features to look out for and more.
If you want to enjoy time in the outdoors with your significant other, your family, or why not even your pets, roof top tents will offer you an excellent, safe, and comfortable experience.
However, it is important to have an idea of which tent really suits you, your needs, your vehicle, and the plans you have. It's important to know what's the difference between:
• Hardshell roof top tent
• Soft-shell roof top tents
• The different brands
• The different materials
You want to make sure that you get the right tent, ...
"You know I've got dozens of friends and the fun never ends as long as I'm buying. When the money ran out, that's when the people left me. God forgave me. My family forgave me. And everybody in Knoxville knows that Buddy Landel is a home cooking, hometown boy. I love Knoxville, Tennessee and I'm proud of it." - Buddy Landel
Buddy Landel was considered one of the biggest 'what ifs' in the world of professional wrestling before he died tragically after a car accident in 2015. In the mid-1980s, Landel seemed to be on the fast track to fame in becoming the heir apparent to "Nature Boy" Ric Flair's top dog status in the NWA promotion. But Landel couldn't steer clear of the fast life and would ultimately fade into obscurity for several years until a career resurrection in Jim Cornette's Smoky Mountain Wrestling. Finally defeating his demons, he would turn his life around and become one of the feel good stories of wrestling before dying tragically after a car accident.
A first of a kind, the selection of essays contains such gems as the whimsical "Welcome to Circus Act!" to a father-son relationship in a poignantly, nostalgic piece "Me, my Bapi and Bangladesh cricket." This is a must-have for any cricket lover and serious collector of cricket books!
I HAD IT ALL BUT IT MEANT NOTHING BECAUSE IT ALMOST KILLED ME. The most prolific defensive player in NCAA Division III history, 13.41 tackles per-game a Division III record and ranks second all-time in any division.
The Game That Almost Broke Me is the inspirational story of Tavarski Wallace, an ambitious player in the game of achieving a spot in the NFL, and a resilient player in the turbulent, challenging, and sometimes unfair game of life.
The intriguing evolution of "Taz" Wallace is remarkable in this book-long journey, which is marked by milestones of overcoming adversity - from resolving struggles academically, supporting his hard-working single mother, to ultimately managing the unforgiving politics of professional football, Taz Wallace's story is uplifting and inspiring.
From modest beginnings in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Taz documents a series of key relationships which shaped him as an individual and helped fuel his dreams of becoming a linebacker in the NFL.
There's an old saying that "An ounce of prevention, beats a pound of cure" and nowhere is that more true than on the Rubicon Trail. Rated a 10 from end to end, The Rubicon is the most famous off-road trail in the world. It is both breathtakingly beautiful and brutally relentless in its test of skill and equipment. A great trip can turn horribly wrong in the blink of an eye and miles deep in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Going prepared can make all the difference between wanting to do it again and wishing you had never even gone. Knowing where to drive is only part of the equation, knowing what you will face and how to prepare for it is the key. This book is the accumulated knowledge from 12 years spent prepping, guiding and outfitting trips across the Rubicon Trail. The challenges faced, the mistakes made, the lessons learned, and the preparations you'll need to survive the Rubicon.