Wind Sand and Stars

Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547546728
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Recipient of the Grand Prix of the Académie Française, Wind, Sand and Stars captures the grandeur, danger, and isolation of flight. Its exciting account of air adventure, combined with lyrical prose and the spirit of a philosopher, makes it one of the most popular works ever written about flying. Translated by Lewis Galantière.

The Little Prince

Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Publisher: Wordsworth Editions
ISBN: 1853261580
Release Date: 1995-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

An aviator whose plane is forced down in the Sahara Desert encounters a little prince from a small planet who relates his adventures in seeking the secret of what is important in life.

Night Flight

Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0156656051
Release Date: 1974
Genre: Fiction

A group of pilots must conquer the savage Andean weather as well as the mechanical shortcomings of early aircraft to establish an air-mail service to South America

Wind Sand and Stars by Antoine de Saint Exup ry Book Analysis

Author: Bright Summaries,
Publisher: BrightSummaries.com
ISBN: 9782806288103
Release Date: 2016-11-09
Genre: Education

Unlock the more straightforward side of Wind, Sand and Stars with this concise and insightful summary and analysis! This engaging summary presents an analysis of Wind, Sand and Stars by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, which is a memoir of the author’s life as a pilot, and the struggles that he and his friends faced. Paying homage to these friends, he recounts their experiences, from crashing their plane in the Andes to rescuing a slave from Moorish rebels, all while providing thought-provoking philosophical views on life and death. The novel has won many awards, including the Grand Prix du roman de l’Académie française, one of France’s most prestigious literary prizes. Saint-Exupéry’s works have been translated into over 250 languages and continue to be well-loved decades after his death. Find out everything you need to know about Wind, Sand and Stars in a fraction of the time! This in-depth and informative reading guide brings you: • A complete plot summary • Character studies • Key themes and symbols • Questions for further reflection Why choose BrightSummaries.com? Available in print and digital format, our publications are designed to accompany you in your reading journey. The clear and concise style makes for easy understanding, providing the perfect opportunity to improve your literary knowledge in no time. See the very best of literature in a whole new light with BrightSummaries.com!

Maps for Men

Author: Edgell Franklin Pyles, PhD
Publisher: WestBow Press
ISBN: 9781512740073
Release Date: 2016-05-31
Genre: Religion

MAPS for Men is a must-have resource for any and every family business. Dave Ramsey, Nationally syndicated radio show host New York Times best-selling author MAPS for Men is a wonderful book full of superb insight and information. Paul Schorr, III, Past President, Chief Executives Organization I read MAPS for Men today, I should say that I devoured it very interesting and helpful model for all of life. Paul Schorr, IV, (Chip) Founder & Chairman, Augusta Columbia Capital MAPS for Men is a gift to all fathers and sons. James (Jay) E. Hughes, Jr., Author: Family Wealth: Keeping It in the Family MAPS for Men is one of the most comprehensive guides to families in business that I have ever seen. Charles S. Luck, IV, CEO, Luck Companies Founder, InnerWill The transition of wealth concepts described in MAPS are immensely dynamic, relevant, and applicable!! It is a must read for all entrepreneurs! Cordia Harrington, Founder & CEO, The Tennessee Bun Company What a wonderful piece of work. I found each chapter and the whole book incredibly meaningful. Dennis Jaffe, PhD, Author: Working With the Ones You Love: Creating A Successful Family Business. Stewardship in Your Family Enterprise Past President, Association of Humanistic Psychology The guidelines in MAPS will bear fruit for many years and generations to come. David Hardie, Founder and CEO, Hallador Management, LLC Edgell and Thomas have created a book that will impact families for generations. Dennis Passis, President, Family Wealth Library MAPS is truly a masterpiece! Jim Chaffin, President, Chaffin Light Management Company Past Chairman, Urban Land Institute Past Member, Board of Managers, University of Virginia If you are a woman who wants to understand men better, MAPS is all you need to know! Morgan Wandell, Head of Drama Series, Amazon Studios

The Guru s Guide to SQL Server Stored Procedures XML and HTML

Author: Ken Henderson
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
ISBN: 0201700468
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Computers

Explores the foundations of SQL and Transact-SQL programming to teach readers how to develop coding techniques and discover solutions to programming problems, then covers practices, design considerations, and advanced topics.

The Moon in the Nautilus Shell

Author: Daniel B. Botkin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199976874
Release Date: 2012-09-14
Genre: Science

Why do we keep talking about so many environmental problems and rarely solve any? If these are scientific issues, then why can't scientists solve them or at least agree on what to do? In his new book, The Moon in the Nautilus Shell, ecologist Daniel Botkin explains why. For one thing, although we live in a world of constantly changing environments and talk a lot about climate change, most of our environmental laws, policies, and scientific premises are based on the idea that the environment is constant, never changing, except when people affect it. For another, we have lost contact with nature in personal ways. Disconnected from our surroundings, we lack the deep understanding and feelings about the environment to make meaningful judgments. The environment has become just another one of those special interests that interferes with our lives. Poised to be a core text of the twenty-first century environmental movement, The Moon in the Nautilus Shell challenges us to think critically about our role in nature.

The Little Prince

Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Publisher: Paw Prints
ISBN: 1442034963
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Fairy tales

Few stories are as widely read and as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard's new translation of the beloved classic-published to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Antoine de Saint-Exup_ry's birth-beautifully reflects Saint-Exup_ry's unique and gifted style. Howard, an acclaimed poet and one of the preeminent translators of our time, has excelled in bringing the English text as close as possible to the French, in language, style, and most important, spirit. The artwork in this new edition has been restored to match in detail and in color Saint-Exup_ry's original artwork. By combining the new translation with restored original art, Harcourt is proud to introduce the definitive English-language edition of

Publishers and distributors of paperback books for young people

Author: John Thomas Gillespie
Publisher: Amer Library Assn
ISBN: UOM:39015019073819
Release Date: 1987-06-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

An annotated guide to selection aids accompanies descriptive lists of American and Canadian publishers and distributors of paperback books for young peole

Library Journal

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ISBN: UOM:39015081489620
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Libraries

Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.