Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: part self-help guide, part college lecture, part confessional, part time travel adventure, On Purpose" uses a beautiful fantasy-filled graphic novel format to tell a story of self- discovery and personal growth that you'll never forget. Codice inventario libreria
When Vic Strecher lost his daughter, Julia, to a rare heart disease, his world ended. Only it didn't. Vic's wife, Jeri, and older daughter, Rachael, were still very much alive, as were his two demanding careers. What did end was his worldview: one based on long-held assumptions and beliefs about life, death, disease, health, risk, and ultimate purpose-subjects on which he had been writing and speaking for years-but the validity of which he now questioned.
Vic's experience of being "broken open" (to take bestselling author Elizabeth Lesser's phrase) set him on a life transforming journey through ancient and modern philosophy, literature, psychology, neuroscience, and Egyptology. Along the way, Vic was introduced to an unlikely role model: a six-legged superhero whose unique relationship with a ball of excrement forever altered Vic's outlook. A self-help guide, college lecture, confessional, and time-travel adventure all rolled into one, On Purpose uses a beautiful, fantasy-fueled, graphic novel format to tell a story of self-discovery and personal growth you'll never forget.
From the Foreword: "Writing this book has given Vic Strecher a powerful sense of meaning. Reading it may do the same for you. It did for me. The light drives out the darkness and we can experience our world anew, filled with pleasure, joy, and meaning." - Dean Ornish, M.D.
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Descrizione libro Strecher LLC, Vic. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. Book shows a small amount of wear to cover and binding. Some pages show signs of use. Codice libro della libreria G1940594006I3N00
Descrizione libro Strecher LLC, Vic. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Book has appearance of only minimal use. All pages are undamaged with no significant creases or tears. Codice libro della libreria G1940594006I4N00
Descrizione libro Dung Beetle Press. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. 1940594006 Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc. Codice libro della libreria Z1940594006Z3
Descrizione libro Dung Beetle Press, 2013. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Kody Chamberlain (illustratore). book. Codice libro della libreria M1940594006