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Make your bed : little things that can change your life...and maybe the world / Admiral William H. McRaven (U.S. Navy retired).

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Available copies

  • 20 of 41 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

15 current holds with 41 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 179.6 MCR MAK (Text) 34207002073774 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 10/02/2017
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron 179.6 MCR (Text) 75253000054824 Adult NEW Non-fiction Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria 179.6 MCR (Text) 37521530842147 AMPL Adult Nonfiction Checked out 10/10/2017
Attica PL - Attica 179.6 MCR (Text) 74231000116331 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 158.1 MCR (Text) 36803001020317 NONFIC In process -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown 179.6 M174 (Text) 79361000102235 Adult Nonfiction - Body, Mind & Spirit On holds shelf -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City 179.6 McR (Text) 76893000263863 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 09/18/2017
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 179.9 MCR (Text) 33118000179832 Adult: New Book Checked out 10/04/2017
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville 158.1 MCR (Text) 76895000263477 1st Floor New Books Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 179.6 MCR (Text) 34304000853436 Adult - Nonfiction Checked out 09/14/2017
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781455570249
  • ISBN: 1455570249
  • Physical Description: x, 130 pages ; 19 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, [2017]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: Start your day with a task completed -- You can't go it alone -- Only the size of your heart matters -- Life's not fair; drive on! -- Failure can make you stronger -- You must dare greatly -- Stand up to the bullies -- Rise to the occasion -- Give people hope -- Never, ever quit! -- The University of Texas commencement speech.
Summary, etc.: On May 17, 2014, Admiral William H. McRaven addressed the graduating class of the University of Texas at Austin on their Commencement day. Taking inspiration from the university's slogan, "What starts here changes the world," he shared the ten principles he learned during Navy Seal training that helped him overcome challenges not only in his training and long Naval career, but also throughout his life. He then explained how anyone can use these basic lessons to change themselves -- and the world -- for the better. Admiral McRaven's original speech went viral with over 10 million views. Building on the core tenets laid out in his speech, McRaven now recounts tales from his own life and from those of people he encountered during his military service who dealt with hardship and made tough decisions with determination, compassion, honor, and courage. Told with great humility and optimism, this timeless book provides simple wisdom, practical advice, and words of encouragement that will inspire readers to achieve more, even in life's darkest moments.
Subject: McRaven, William H. (William Harry), 1955- > Anecdotes.
United States. Navy. SEALs > Biography.
Admirals > United States > Biography.
Conduct of life.
SELF-HELP / Affirmations.
SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational.
SELF-HELP / Personal Growth / Happiness.
SELF-HELP / Personal Growth / Self-Esteem.
SELF-HELP / Personal Growth / Success.
Genre: Anecdotes.
Self-help publications.

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