With its alluring hospitality, legendary cuisine and transcendent music, Memphis is truly a quintessential Southern city. But lurking behind the barbeque and blue suede shoes is a dark history checkered with violence and disarray. Revisit the mass murder of 1866 that took more than fifty lives, the infamous Alice Mitchell case of the 1890s and a string of unthinkable twentieth-century sins. Author and lifelong Memphian Teresa Simpson explores some of the River City's most menacing crimes and notorious characters in this riveting ride back through the centuries.
Do you have a child currently playing youth football? Are you a parent with a child wanting to play football? Are you needing or wanting to learn the basics of youth football? Are you wanting to coach children’s football? Are you just curious of what goes on in youth football? If the answer isYES to any of these questions, then this book is for you. Unlike many other books on football, this book was written to help parents and new coaches on understanding the basics of youth football. It contains all of the basic parts of youth football, starting with offensive concepts, detailed plays, defensive concepts, and special teams. All of the information within the book was written at a level for kids, parents, and coaches to understand and not overly complicated as many football books are at the professional level. The information is explained in a very simplistic form making it easy to learn.
No-nonsense, practical tips for newbie managers Anyone who is stepping up in a role of a manager is surrounded by numerous challenges. The most critical one is to establish himself as a team leader. People growing up from the ranks of individual contributors are generally superior in their technical areas but rarely posses the right mix of people skills. This book is written for anyone who relates to this situation: becoming a team leader from a role of a team player! With his no-nonsense approach, Mandar presents these success mantras to those who not only want to be a successful manager but also strive to be a great team leader! "Mandar has created a deceptively simple masterpiece. Keep this book on your most accessible book-shelf and reference it often." - Coach Dave Buck, CEO, CoachVille "In my 25 years of management experience, I wish, I had a book like this for the team leaders in my group." - Prakash Deshpande, Senior Director, Oracle Corp.
Traces the fortunes of the Brennan family through three generations, from Liam, the poor immigrant who establishes a wine-making empire through his grandchild, who must eventually save the family homestead
The Ultimate Beginner Series is designed to help you take the first step toward experiencing the fun of playing music. Blues Guitar, Step One illustrates everything you need to get you started in the basics of the blues. This video also features on-screen graphics and tablature plus a great band to demonstrate each point.