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Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: Pressfield taps his considerable well of military knowledge to craft a piece of speculative fiction set in 2032. With corporate and private powers wielding their own military forces, an exiled American general plans to return to the U.S. and claim the presidency for his own. Only his closest confidant stands any chance of defeating him.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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Pressfield, Steven

Summary: I have a theory about the Hero’s Journey. We all have one. We have many, in fact. But our primary hero’s journey is the passage we live out, in real life, before we find our calling. The hero’s journey ends when, like Odysseus, we return home to Ithaca, to the place from which we started. What then? The passage that comes next is The Artist’s Journey. On our artist’s journey, we move past...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Black Irish Entertainment LLC 0000

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Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: A novel on Thermopylae, the 480 BC battle which went down in history as an example of heroism. For three days a small force of Greeks defended a narrow pass from a huge Persian army. Lots of detail on Spartan training and fighting techniques. By the author of The Legend of Bagger Vance.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2005

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Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: Written as the memoir of a British lieutenant, and based on real-life events, this historically and psychologically rich thriller perfectly captures the tension as a team of soldiers in Egypt during World War II attempt to assassinate German Field Marshall Rommel, the infamous "Desert Fox."

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Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2008

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Pressfield, Steven.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Do You Zoom Inc. 2011

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Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: In the time before Homer, the legendary Theseus, king of Athens, journeys to the nation of proud female warriors whom the Greeks call Amazons. Theseus enters a forbidden love affair with the Amazon queen, Antiope, and they secretly flee Amazonia for Athens. But fiery rage builds in their wake, and soon Greece is forced into vicious combat with a seemingly unstoppable army.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2002

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Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: Golf and the game of life. The protagonist is Rannulph Junah, Southern aristocrat and World War I hero. In a tournament in Savannah, he defeats two golf pros by following the teachings of his guru, Bagger Vance, a black mystic serving as his caddie. A metaphysical fable.

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Publisher / Publication Date: W. Morrow 1995

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Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: In words that might have been ripped from today's combat dispatches, Pressfield, novelist of ancient warfare, returns with a recreation of Alexander the Great's invasion of the Afghan kingdoms in 330 B.C., a campaign that eerily foreshadows the tactics, terrors, and frustrations of contemporary conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Narrated by Matthias, a young infantryman in Alexander's army,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2006

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Pressfield, Steven.

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 1999

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Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: By the fall of 1942, Rommel's Panzers have routed Britain's Eighth Army in North Africa and are poised to capture Egypt, the Suez Canal, and the Middle Eastern oil fields. To stop Rommel, England deploys a new breed of highly mobile, heavily armed "scorpion" commandos.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

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Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: In a near-future world in which governments and corporations are forced to hire cutting-edge mercenary armies to protect their wealth, the globe's largest private military launches a campaign to take over the United States.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2011

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Pressfield, Steven

Summary: "Recognizing this painful truth is the first step in the writer's transformation from amateur to professional"--Page 4 of cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Black Irish Entertainment LLC 2016

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Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: Pressfield taps his considerable well of military knowledge to craft a piece of speculative fiction set in 2032. With corporate and private powers wielding their own military forces, an exiled American general plans to return to the U.S. and claim the presidency for his own. Only his closest confidant stands any chance of defeating him.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC PRE

Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: Turning pro is free, but it's not easy. When we turn pro, we give up a life that we may have become extremely comfortable with. We give up a self that we have come to identify with and to call our own. Turning pro is free, but it demands sacrifice. The passage from amateur to professional is often achieved via an interior odyssey whose trials are survived only at great cost, emotionally,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Black Irish Entertainment 2012

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Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: A historical novel chronicling the life of Alexander the Great follows the powerful leader from his rise to the throne of Macedon at the age of twenty, to his conquest of much of the known world, to his early death at the age of thirty-three.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2004

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Pressfield, Steven.

Summary: Alexander the Great, whose reputation as a supreme warrior and leader is still unsurpassed in the annals of history, is brought to life.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2004

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Pressfield, Steven.

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Summary: "In this powerful, straight-from-the-hip examination of the internal obstacles to success, bestselling author Steven Pressfield shows readers how to identify, defeat, and unlock the inner barriers to creativity. The War of Art is an inspirational, funny, well-aimed kick in the pants guaranteed to galvanize every would-be artist, visionary, or entrepreneur."--Back cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Black Irish Entertainment 2012

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Summary: The protagonist of this metaphysical fable is Rannulph Junah, Southern aristocrat and World War I hero. In a tournament in Savannah, he defeats two golf pros by following the teachings of his guru, Bagger Vance, a black mystic serving as his caddie.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DreamWorks Home Entertainment 2001

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