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Surprise Honey! , Hörbuch, Digital, 1, 25min, (...
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A high class prostitute at an upscale hotel lounge mistook me for another prostitute. I was flattered that she thought I was pretty enough to be one and I invited her to sit with me. I couldn’t handle the way the cocktail waitress mistreated her, though, and I flexed my consider muscle with the hotel management. Before long, she and I were in my room enjoying drinks and laughing at how everyone had tripped over themselves to make me happy and to apologize. Things just happened from there, and before I knew it my husband was back from his errands and we all ended up together in a threesome that included my first lesbian sex ever! Warning: This ebook contains explicit descriptions of sexual activity and includes threesome sex, first lesbian sex, and more. Only mature adults who won’t find that content offensive should read this ebook. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Vivian Lee Fox. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/024345/bk_acx0_024345_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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The Case of the Russian Diplomat , Hörbuch, Dig...
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A murder investigation at a high-priced hotel reveals a deadly plot reaching the highest seats of power They call the pool at the Beverly Glen Hotel "the naked hooker." To the frustration of the Beverly Hills police department, the women there are so high class that it's impossible to distinguish guests and girlfriends from professionals. Women flock to the lavish hotel because it teems with film stars, businessmen - and America's richest criminals. Tonight, to detective Masao Masuto's chagrin, there is the body of a naked man in the pool. Though the management insists the death was accidental, Masuto doubts that any man would hide his own clothes before taking a midnight swim. The woman who reported the body is gone by the time the police reach her room, and the man they find there, Jack Stillman, insists there was nobody staying with him. The next day Stillman is dead, and Masao Masuto has a killing spree to deal with - one that leads to a tangled web of espionage and international conspiracy. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Brian Nishii. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/013723/bk_adbl_013723_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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My Almost Flawless Tokyo Dream Life , Hörbuch, ...
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I'm here to take you to live with your father. In Tokyo, Japan! Happy birthday!In the Land of the Rising Sun, where high culture meets high kitsch, and fashion and technology are at the forefront of the First World's future, the foreign-born teen elite attend ICS - the International Collegiate School of Tokyo. Their accents are fluid. Their homes are ridiculously posh. Their sports games often involve a (private) plane trip to another country. They miss school because of jet lag and visa issues. When they get in trouble, they seek diplomatic immunity.Enter foster-kid-out-of-water Elle Zoellner, who, on her 16th birthday discovers that her long-lost father, Kenji Takahara, is actually a Japanese hotel mogul and wants her to come live with him. Um, yes, please! Elle jets off first class from Washington, DC, to Tokyo, which seems like a dream come true. Until she meets her enigmatic father, her way-too-fab aunt, and her hypercritical grandmother, who seems to wish Elle didn't exist. In an effort to please her new family, Elle falls in with the Ex-Brats, a troupe of ubercool international kids who spend money like it's air. But when she starts to crush on a boy named Ryuu, who's frozen out by the Brats and despised by her new family, her already tenuous living situation just might implode.My Almost Flawless Tokyo Dream Life is about learning what it is to be a family and finding the inner strength to be yourself, even in the most extreme circumstances. 9781982530211 N N ©2018 Rachel Cohn;(P)2018 Blackstone Audio, Inc. http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L16V6PL?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L16V6PL?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true Return to Summerhouse (Unabridged) 22.95 AVAILABLE Return to Summerhouse (Unabridged) Return to Summerhouse (Unabridged) Jude Deveraux Magic most definitely resides in the Maine summerhouse where the mysterious Madame Zoya has granted the innermost wishes of its visitors. Now, three women have come to this special place with one thing in common: a painful past they would each like to rewrite.... Gabra Zackman Simon & Schuster Audio 2019-04-30 07:00:00 558 B07L357CMT English - Romance English 1.00 9.95 N http://img.audible.de/audiblewords/content/bk/sans/009196de/lg_image.jpg http://samples.audible.de/bk/sans/009196/bk_sans_009196_sample.mp3 With her shining gift for “exquisite and enchanting” (Bookpage) storytelling, Jude Deveraux sweeps listeners away in a breathtaking follow-up to her beloved New York Times best-seller The Summerhouse - where a marvelous new adventure awaits.Magic most definitely resides in the Maine summerhouse where the mysterious Madame Zoya has granted the innermost wishes of its visitors. Now, three women have come to this special place with one thing in common: a painful past they would each like to rewrite. Amy, who hides a heartbreaking loss behind her seemingly perfect marriage and family...Faith, a widow in her 30s whose deepest grief is for a man from years ago...and Zoe, an artist shunned by her hometown for reasons she doesn’t know after a traumatic night erased her memory. With their mystical powers, Madame Zoya and her sister, Primrose, are about to transport the trio to 18th-century England to alter Amy’s ancestry. But although surprises await each of them, will stepping back in time bring the women the happy endings they seek? 9781508284451 N N ©2008 Deveraux, Inc.;(P)2019 Simon & Schuster http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L357CMT?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L357CMT?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true The Best of Car Talk (USA), SUV Absolution, April 13, 2019 1.95 AVAILABLE The Best of Car Talk (USA), SUV Absolution, April 13, 2019 The Best of Car Talk (USA), SUV Absolution, April 13, 2019 Tom Magliozzi, Ray Magliozzi This week on The Best of Car Talk, Carl is about to receive his Master's degree in Coastal Management and is wracked with guilt about owning two gas guzzling SUVs.... Tom Magliozzi, Ray Magliozzi Dewey, Cheetham, and Howe 2018-12-03 17:22:43 54 B07L36N71Y English - Self-Development English 1.00 1.71 N http://img.audible.de/audiblewords/content/rt/cart/190067de/lg_image.jpg http://samples.audible.de/rt/cart/190067/rt_cart_190067_sample.mp3 automotive, public radio, automobile, vehicle, transportation This week on The Best of Car Talk, Carl is about to receive his Master's degree in Coastal Management and is wracked with guilt about owning two gas guzzling SUVs. Will converting emissions systems help him feel better and keep the seas at bay? [Broadcast Date: April 13, 2019] UNKNOWN N N ©2019 Dewey, Cheetham, and Howe;(P)2019 Dewey, Cheetham, and Howe http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L36N71Y?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L36N71Y?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true Sara and the Pooka (Unabridged) 4.95 AVAILABLE Sara and the Pooka (Unabridged) Sara and the Pooka (Unabridged) Russ Fugal Sara is a young heroine who gets caught up in her mother's stories. Questioning what's real and what's her imagination, she is swept away on an adventure of her own to a castle ruled by a dragon and his goblins.... Ginger Sue Sara.AI Books 2018-11-21 00:00:00 45 B07L1841S7 English - Kids & Young Adults English 1.00 4.33 N http://img.audible.de/audiblewords/content/bk/acx0/135357de/lg_image.jpg http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/135357/bk_acx0_135357_sample.mp3 Sara is a young heroine who gets caught up in her mother's stories. Questioning what's real and what's her imagination, she is swept away on an adventure of her own to a castle ruled by a dragon and his goblins. In a plot to return home she tricks the goblins, wanders the castle, and meets a trickster - a pooka whom she names Fairy. Sara and her story of learning to read offer some valuable lessons on overcoming struggle. In this introduction to a series, Sara begins an epic adventure in story.  Awarded bronze in the 2018 Moonbeam Awards' Literacy category. The Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards are intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children’s books and their creators, and to support childhood literacy and life-long reading. Each year’s entries are judged by expert panels of youth educators, librarians, booksellers, and book reviewers of all ages.  Age range: Four to 12 years, and anyone who loves a good story. UNKNOWN N N ©2018 Russ Fugal;(P)2018 Russ Fugal http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L1841S7?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L1841S7?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true Craftfulness: Mend Yourself by Making Things (Unabridged) 20.95 AVAILABLE Craftfulness: Mend Yourself by Making Things (Unabridged) Craftfulness (Unabridged) Rosemary Davidson, Arzu Tahsin Integrating mindfulness, neuroscience, positive psychology, and creativity research, Craftfulness offers a thought-provoking reconsideration of craft, and how making things with your hands can connect us to our deepest selves and improve our well-being and overall happiness.... Joan Walker HarperAudio 2019-01-29 08:00:00 267 B07L18MWQ6 English - Self-Development English 1.00 9.95 N http://img.audible.de/audiblewords/content/bk/harp/008439de/lg_image.jpg http://samples.audible.de/bk/harp/008439/bk_harp_008439_sample.mp3 Harper Audio, craft, hobby Integrating mindfulness, neuroscience, positive psychology, and creativity research, Craftfulness offers a thought-provoking and surprising reconsideration of craft, and how making things with your hands can connect us to our deepest selves and improve our well-being and overall happiness.We should get this out of the way: Craftfulness is not a “crafting book”. Rather, it is an investigation of the wisdom generations of men and women know to be true: that making things is a vital means of self-expression, self-realization, and self-help that sparks the mind, touches the soul, and rejuvenates the spirit.Integrating mindfulness, neuroscience, positive psychology, and creativity research, Rosemary Davidson and Arzu Tahsin explore how the simple act of making something from scratch impacts mental well-being, and offer a brilliantly reasoned argument in favor of craft.Process, not product, is the soul of a craft practice. Whether you knit, crochet, sculpt, weave, quilt, tat, draw, or bind books - working toward small, attainable goals gives us a sense of purpose, accomplishment, and control that is proven to positively impact our mental health and happiness.Davidson and Tahsin illuminate how craft practice re-introduces balance into our lives and our habits by cultivating creativity, carving space for ourselves, promoting focus, creating a safe space for failure, and ultimately, how to make peace with imperfection.Like Matthew B. Crawford’s Shop Class as Soul Craft, Ken Robinson’s Out of Our Minds, or Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi’s Flow, Craftfulness helps us to see our world in a new way, offering opportunities to disconnect from the world, and pay attention to ourselves.Supplemental enhancement PDF accompanies the audiobook. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio. 9780062908759 N N ©2019 Rosemary Davidson and Arzu Tahsin;(P)2019 Hodder & Stoughton Limited http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L18MWQ6?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L18MWQ6?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true The Judgment of the Lord: The Final Warning (Unabridged) 4.95 AVAILABLE The Judgment of the Lord: The Final Warning (Unabridged) The Judgment of the Lord: The Final Warning (Unabridged) Linda K. Willies The Lord God gives and releases His Word to the Prophets to bear and carry in the Earth until His purpose is fulfilled. When the Prophets of God prophesy the Lords Judgment, then the Angelic Angels of the Most High God are released to enforce it, executing His Judgments on Earth.... Jakob Andrews Linda Willies 2018-11-27 00:00:00 42 B07L45HPZN English - Religion & Spirituality English 1.00 4.33 N http://img.audible.de/audiblewords/content/bk/acx0/135748de/lg_image.jpg http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/135748/bk_acx0_135748_sample.mp3 The Lord God gives and releases His Word to the Prophets to bear and carry in the Earth until His purpose is fulfilled. When the Prophets of God prophesy the Lords Judgment, then the Angelic Angels of the Most High God are released to enforce it, executing His Judgments on Earth.Time is of a lesser, and days of an ending. UNKNOWN N N ©2018 Linda K. Willies;(P)2018 Linda K. Willies http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L45HPZN?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true http://www.audible.de/pd/B07L45HPZN?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true Tree Planting for Dummies (Unabridged) 7.95 AVAILABLE Tree Planting for Dummies (Unabridged) Tree Planting for Dummies (Unabridged) Beverly Hill This audiobook contains proven steps and strategies on how to plant trees anywhere.... Christa Sarris Patricia Carlisle 2018-11-19 00:00:00 111 B07KYVFR22 English - Self-Development English 1.00 4.95 N http://img.audible.de/audiblewords/content/bk/acx0/135172de/lg_image.jpg http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/135172/bk_acx0_135172_sample.mp3 Gardening, planting, trees, flowers This audiobook contains proven steps and strategies on how to plant trees anywhere.Planting a tree is a lifelong investment. How well this investment grows depends on the type of tree selected and the planting location, the care provided during planting, and the follow-up care after planting. Getting your new tree off to a healthy start will help the tree mature to its full size and ensures it will provide environmental, economic, and social benefits throughout its lifetime.Planting a tree is an easy task, but it takes more preparation and skill than you might think. Many people assume it's so easy that they overlook basic planting techniques, potentially setting their trees up for failure.All trees have needs, such as specific sunlight and water requirements. An improperly placed tree can grow into a home's foundation, while a tree planted too deep is susceptible to disease and poor health.So, before you go out and plant that maple tree underneath the power lines, consider the following tree-planting tips.The actual process of planting a young tree is not difficult or time consuming, but it must be done properly and with care. However, the success of planting will depend on choosing the right species for the site and on providing an environment in which the young trees will thrive.With a little luck and good timing, sometimes simply sticking a tree in the ground and walking away can be enough for it to survive. But knowing how to plant a tree the right way will ensure success every time.Trees have been described as the lungs of the earth for good reason. Without them, there would be no life on this planet. That's reason enough to plant as many as we can. But when you learn just how important they are for so many reasons, you begin to understand my passion for trees and why we need more.So, whether this is your first tree planting or you've planted a forest by now, we're always learning. Knowing how to plant UNKNOWN N N ©2018 Patricia Carlisle;(P)2018 Patricia Carlisle http://www.audible.de/pd/B07KYVFR22?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true http://www.audible.de/pd/B07KYVFR22?source_code=PNHFA145032019009G&ipRedirectOverride=true Die Wutbriefe 6.95 AVAILABLE Die Wutbriefe Die Wutbriefe Christian von Aster, Carsten Steenbergen Bernt Klötzke und Timo von Spitz - zwei Autoren, die ihre besten Zeiten schon längst hinter sich gelassen haben - treffen aufeinander... Sabine Kiehn, Christian von Aster, Germaine Paulus, Sandra Steenbergen, Regina Schleheck, Detlef Tams Barhill Records 2018-11-30 00:00:00 70 B07L4LNVTL Comedy & Humor German 1.00 4.95 N http://img.audible.de/audiblewords/content/bk/beli/000507de/lg_image.jpg http://samples.audible.de/bk/beli/000507/bk_beli_000507_sample.mp3 Carsten Steenbergen Bernt Klötzke und Timo von Spitz - zwei Autoren, die ihre besten Zeiten schon längst hinter sich gelassen haben - treffen aufeinander. In Form eines privaten Briefwechsels, der Eskalationskomödie, Verschwörungsunsinn und einen wahnwitzigen Twist in sich vereint. Und der auch vor dem Europäischen Gerichtshof für Menschenrechte, einem Beinahe-Krieg zwischen Spanien und Marokko, sich an nackt an Steinen reibenden Schamanen und aggressiven Pilzen nicht Halt macht. Oder, wie der Tontechniker beim Abmischen der Aufnahmen sagte: Wie soll ich denn da arbeiten?" 70 Minuten feinster Irrsinn. Viel Vergnügen. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Adenrele Ojo. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/blak/012786/bk_blak_012786_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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Employee Retention
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Employee Retention is an important function of the Human Resource Management. Unless there is a serious, deliberate and planned effort from the management towards this direction, the competitors in the top class hotel industry are likely to attract and snatch the talent already nurtured in the hotel over a period of time. Organizational cultural can have a significant influence on the hotel business.The research also reveals that organizational cultural is highly important in hotel industry due to global customer-related industry. However, this exceptional benefit has some challenges as well, such as communication barriers between their associates. Organization cultural and employee retention has been considered in the hotel industry but strategies and programs are not carefully implemented. Therefore, there is a strong need for more education and training on retaining employees in the future.

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Chronology of the Hebrew Bible
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Mr. Robert Paul Killian's avid interest in biblical chronology has a history of over seventy years. The Killian family had visited the Natural History Museum and the La Brea Tar Pit in the Los Angles area before his seventh birthday in June of 1939. Later, when the Killian family moved from Los Angles to Grants Pass, Oregon, in early 1945, Bob continued to indulge his curiosity in the study of the biblical stories. He had enlisted in the US Navy Reserve during his last year at Grants Pass High School, graduating with 'the Class of 50.' He then volunteered for two years active duty in the US Navy in late summer of 1951 to serve in the 'Korean Conflict.' When that war ended in June of 1953, he was honorably discharged and chose to serve with the Grants Pass Naval Reserve Program for a total of eight years. That choice resulted in his being awarded a second honorable discharge from the US Naval Reserve in 1958. When he married Charlotte B. Cobbs, of Provolt, Oregon, in 1953, he found that one of their most common interests in their young lives was the study of biblical history and biblical chronology in particular. Charlotte, nicknamed 'Chucky,' had attended one semester at Loyola Bible College in the Los Angles area the year before they married. She had brought home a 'butcher-paper-scroll' of the biblical timeline of Archbishop James Ussher. The scroll is still very readable to this day. It is available to anyone visiting his home, now in Monaco. Bob and Chucky had four children born within the six years between 1954 and 1959. The firstborn, Robert Clair; the second, LaDessa Ellen; the third, Trenna Fay; and Richard Clay, fourth and the last. Chucky often said that 'it was like shelling peas.' Bob and Chucky amicably divorced in 1962. Bob had begun a forty-two-year career in hotel casino operations at Lake Tahoe in 1960. Forty-two years later, in 2002, after a fulfilling career in hotel casino operations management worldwide, Bob retired in Monte Carlo, Monaco. He had married again in 1981 'On-the Rock' of Monaco with a lovely retired lady, Josette Galliano, who had been 'a functionaire' of the Monegasque Telephone Office for twenty-five years. They are living now in a quiet residential area of Monaco. In early 2004, Bob's interest in biblical chronology was renewed when he found an online question by John Morris, president of ICR, Institute for Creation Research. The question, 'Can the Ussher Chronology be Trusted?' His answer is: This present book: Chronology of the Hebrew Bible Re-viewed. It is fruit of Bob's seventy-year biblical study.

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Professor at Large
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And now for something completely different. Professor at Large features beloved English comedian and actor John Cleese in the role of ivy league professor at Cornell University. His almost twenty years as professor-at-large has led to many talks, essays, and lectures on campus. This collection of the very best moments from Cleese under his mortarboard provides a unique view of his endless pursuit of intellectual discovery across a range of topics. Since 1999, Cleese has provided Cornell students and local citizens with his ideas on everything from scriptwriting to psychology, religion to hotel management, and wine to medicine. His incredibly popular events and classes--including talks, workshops, and an analysis of A Fish Called Wanda and The Life of Brian--draw hundreds of people. He has given a sermon at Sage Chapel, narrated Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf with the Cornell Chamber Orchestra, conducted a class on script writing, and lectured on psychology and human development. Each time Cleese has visited the campus in Ithaca, NY, he held a public presentation, attended and or lectured in classes, and met privately with researchers. From the archives of these visits, Professor at Large includes an interview with screenwriter William Goldman, a lecture about creativity entitled, 'Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind,' talks about Professor at Large and The Life of Brian, a discussion of facial recognition, and Cleese's musings on group dynamics with business students and faculty. Professor at Large provides a window into the workings of John Cleese's scholarly mind, showcasing the wit and intelligence that have driven his career as a comedian, while demonstrating his knack of pinpointing the essence of humans and human problems. His genius on the screen has long been lauded; now his academic chops get their moment in the spotlight, too.

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Professor at Large
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And now for something completely different. Professor at Large features beloved English comedian and actor John Cleese in the role of Ivy League professor at Cornell University. His almost twenty years as professor-at-large has led to many talks, essays, and lectures on campus. This collection of the very best moments from Cleese under his mortarboard provides a unique view of his endless pursuit of intellectual discovery across a range of topics. Since 1999, Cleese has provided Cornell students and local citizens with his ideas on everything from scriptwriting to psychology, religion to hotel management, and wine to medicine. His incredibly popular events and classes-including talks, workshops, and an analysis of A Fish Called Wanda and The Life of Brian-draw hundreds of people. He has given a sermon at Sage Chapel, narrated Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf with the Cornell Chamber Orchestra, conducted a class on script writing, and lectured on psychology and human development. Each time Cleese has visited the campus in Ithaca, NY, he held a public presentation, attended and or lectured in classes, and met privately with researchers. From the archives of these visits, Professor at Large includes an interview with screenwriter William Goldman, a lecture about creativity entitled, 'Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind,' talks about Professor at Large and The Life of Brian, a discussion of facial recognition, and Cleese's musings on group dynamics with business students and faculty. Professor at Large provides a window into the workings of John Cleese's scholarly mind, showcasing the wit and intelligence that have driven his career as a comedian, while demonstrating his knack of pinpointing the essence of humans and human problems. His genius on the screen has long been lauded; now his academic chops get their moment in the spotlight, too.

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Chronology of the Hebrew Bible
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Mr. Robert Paul Killian's avid interest in biblical chronology has a history of over seventy years. The Killian family had visited the Natural History Museum and the La Brea Tar Pit in the Los Angles area before his seventh birthday in June of 1939. Later, when the Killian family moved from Los Angles to Grants Pass, Oregon, in early 1945, Bob continued to indulge his curiosity in the study of the biblical stories. He had enlisted in the US Navy Reserve during his last year at Grants Pass High School, graduating with 'the Class of 50.' He then volunteered for two years active duty in the US Navy in late summer of 1951 to serve in the 'Korean Conflict.' When that war ended in June of 1953, he was honorably discharged and chose to serve with the Grants Pass Naval Reserve Program for a total of eight years. That choice resulted in his being awarded a second honorable discharge from the US Naval Reserve in 1958. When he married Charlotte B. Cobbs, of Provolt, Oregon, in 1953, he found that one of their most common interests in their young lives was the study of biblical history and biblical chronology in particular. Charlotte, nicknamed 'Chucky,' had attended one semester at Loyola Bible College in the Los Angles area the year before they married. She had brought home a 'butcher-paper-scroll' of the biblical timeline of Archbishop James Ussher. The scroll is still very readable to this day. It is available to anyone visiting his home, now in Monaco. Bob and Chucky had four children born within the six years between 1954 and 1959. The firstborn, Robert Clair; the second, LaDessa Ellen; the third, Trenna Fay; and Richard Clay, fourth and the last. Chucky often said that 'it was like shelling peas.' Bob and Chucky amicably divorced in 1962. Bob had begun a forty-two-year career in hotel casino operations at Lake Tahoe in 1960. Forty-two years later, in 2002, after a fulfilling career in hotel casino operations management worldwide, Bob retired in Monte Carlo, Monaco. He had married again in 1981 'On-the Rock' of Monaco with a lovely retired lady, Josette Galliano, who had been 'a functionaire' of the Monegasque Telephone Office for twenty-five years. They are living now in a quiet residential area of Monaco. In early 2004, Bob's interest in biblical chronology was renewed when he found an online question by John Morris, president of ICR, Institute for Creation Research. The question, 'Can the Ussher Chronology be Trusted?' His answer is: This present book: Chronology of the Hebrew Bible Re-viewed. It is fruit of Bob's seventy-year biblical study.

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Professor at Large
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And now for something completely different. Professor at Large features beloved English comedian and actor John Cleese in the role of ivy league professor at Cornell University. His almost twenty years as professor-at-large has led to many talks, essays, and lectures on campus. This collection of the very best moments from Cleese under his mortarboard provides a unique view of his endless pursuit of intellectual discovery across a range of topics. Since 1999, Cleese has provided Cornell students and local citizens with his ideas on everything from scriptwriting to psychology, religion to hotel management, and wine to medicine. His incredibly popular events and classes--including talks, workshops, and an analysis of A Fish Called Wanda and The Life of Brian--draw hundreds of people. He has given a sermon at Sage Chapel, narrated Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf with the Cornell Chamber Orchestra, conducted a class on script writing, and lectured on psychology and human development. Each time Cleese has visited the campus in Ithaca, NY, he held a public presentation, attended and or lectured in classes, and met privately with researchers. From the archives of these visits, Professor at Large includes an interview with screenwriter William Goldman, a lecture about creativity entitled, 'Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind,' talks about Professor at Large and The Life of Brian, a discussion of facial recognition, and Cleese's musings on group dynamics with business students and faculty. Professor at Large provides a window into the workings of John Cleese's scholarly mind, showcasing the wit and intelligence that have driven his career as a comedian, while demonstrating his knack of pinpointing the essence of humans and human problems. His genius on the screen has long been lauded; now his academic chops get their moment in the spotlight, too.

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