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The book of virtues

a treasury of great moral stories

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature -- Collections,
  • Conduct of life -- Literary collections,
  • Conduct of life -- Literary collections

  • About the Edition

    Well-known works including fables, folklore, fiction, drama, and more, by such authors as Aesop, Dickens, Tolstoy, Shakespeare, and Baldwin, are presented to teach virtues, including compassion, courage, honesty, friendship, and faith.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited, with commentary by William J. Bennett.
    ContributionsBennett, William J. 1943-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6014 .B695 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination831 p. :
    Number of Pages831
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1401145M
    ISBN 100671683063
    LC Control Number93008981

    He is the author of such bestselling books as The Educated Child, The Death of Outrage, The Book of Virtues, and the two-volume series America: The Last Best Hope. Dr. Dr. Bennett is the former host of the nationally syndicated radio show Bill Bennett's Morning in America and the current host of the popular podcast, The Bill Bennett Show/5(4). His first book, Ernst Cassirer: The Last Philosopher of Culture, was published in He writes regularly on philosophy and religion for Prospect, the New Statesman and the Telegraph. He is currently working on a collection of essays on ethics. The Language of the Virtues, is forthcoming with Princeton University Press.

    Book of Virtues has a special effect with Bethany, as the colors of soul hearts are tracked and used as energy for activated collectibles. When regularly charged or a soul heart is consumed, a blue wisp is created. If a black heart is consumed, it will create a Author: The Binding of Isaac: Antibirth Wiki. Humble Heart: A Book of Virtues is a collection of nine delightful stories from illustrator and author Amy Meyer Allen based on her popular Humble Bumbles characters. The Humble Bumbles were first introduced in Amy’s Humble Bumbles Baby Journal, one of the best-selling baby journals available, with nearly , copies h the stories of delightful characters Humble /5(8).

    The perfect companion to William J. Bennett's number-one bestseller; The Book of Virtues, The Children's Book of Virtues is the ideal storybook for parents and children to enjoy together: With selections from The Book of Virtues, from Aesop and Robert Frost to George Washington's life as well as Native American and African folklore, The Children's Book of Virtues brings together /5(8). The Book of Virtues. by William J. Bennett Self-Discipline. Compassion. Responsibility. Friendship. Work. Courage. Perseverance. Honesty. Loyalty. Faith. This is a powerful book because it does two things. First, it omits from any substantive discussion the virtues most important to the treatment of workers—fairness and justice.


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He is the author of such bestselling books as The Educated Child, The Death of Outrage, The Book of Virtues, and the two-volume series America: The Last Best Hope. Bennett is the former host of the nationally syndicated radio show Bill Bennett's Morning in America and the current host of the popular podcast, The Bill Bennett Show/5(20).

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Stories from the Bible, American history, poems, fables, Greek myths, philosophy, fiction, and fairy tales are all used to illustrate the virtues of self-discipline, compassion, responsibility, courage, and faith. pages, softcover from Simon & Schuster.

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