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The Creators: Role Models of Creativity

The Creators: Role Models of Creativity

by Klees, Emerson

This book provides role models of creativity via profiles of thirty individuals, representing six areas of endeavor, who were creative. We can learn from these individuals to be more creative in our own lives.

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The Crucible of Ferment: New York's "Psychic Highway"

The Crucible of Ferment: New York's "Psychic Highway"

by Klees, Emerson

This book highlights the religious fervor and social activism that occurred during the nineteenth century across a narrow band of New York State from south of Buffalo to Albany. This region was the crucible for an active ferment that had its origin in the social, religious, and economic activity in the State...

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The Drive To Succeed

The Drive To Succeed

by Klees, Emerson

This book provides role models worthy of emulation via profiles of twenty-five highly motivated men and women. These achievers inspires us by their example

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Emotional Intelligence II: People Smart Role Models

Emotional Intelligence II: People Smart Role Models

by Klees, Emerson

The purpose of this book is to illustrate the importance of people skills in achieving success, using role models from history. It is estimated that IQ contributes approximately 20 percant to success, leaving 80 perent to other factors, such as EQ...

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Emotional Intelligence III: People Smart Role Models

Emotional Intelligence III: People Smart Role Models

by Klees, Emerson

The purpose of this book is to illustrate the importance of people skills in achieving success, using role models from history. It is estimated that IQ contributes approximately 20 percant to success, leaving 80 perent to other factors, such as EQ...

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Emotional Intelligence: People Smart Role Models

Emotional Intelligence: People Smart Role Models

by Klees, Emerson

It is estimated that a person’s IQ only contributes approximately 20% to their success, leaving the rest up to other factors like their Emotional Intelligence.  Traits that make up Emotional Intelligence, like self-control, empathy and perseverance, are factors that can be improved—unlike IQ which remains relatively fixed from early childhood...

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Entrepreneurs in History--Success vs. Failure

Entrepreneurs in History--Success vs. Failure

by Klees, Emerson

This book highlights the factors that contributed to the success of entrepreneurs in history. The environment within which they strived was a key element of their success or failure. Their personal characteristics were important in overcoming obstacles in their paths and contributed heavily to their achievements...

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The Erie Canal in the Finger Lakes Region

The Erie Canal in the Finger Lakes Region

by Klees, Emerson

The Erie Canal in the Finger Lakes Region includes a reviewof proposals to build waterways during the 100 years preceding the canal's completion in 1825, a history of the building of the canal, and eight stories about life on the canal...

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Finger Lakes Wineries: A Pictorial History

Finger Lakes Wineries: A Pictorial History

by Klees, Emerson

This book is a collection of photographs of grape growing and winemaking in New York's Finger Lakes Region. The number of wineries in the region has grown from 19 in 1975 to over 130 in 2017. Wineries are the largest tourist attraction in the Finger Lakes Region...

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Inspiring Legends and Tales With a Moral I

Inspiring Legends and Tales With a Moral I

by Klees, Emerson

Inspiring legends and tales that remind us if we reach out, we can achieve much more than our perceived limitations allow us. These stories provide examples of not only behavior to emulate, but also some to avoid, and can elevate our attitude towards life.

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Inspiring Legends and Tales With a Moral II

Inspiring Legends and Tales With a Moral II

by Klees, Emerson

More inspiring legends and tales that remind us if we reach out, we can achieve much more than our perceived limitations allow us. These stories provide examples of not only behavior to emulate, but also some to avoid, and can elevate our attitude towards life.

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Inspiring Legends and Tales with a Moral III

Inspiring Legends and Tales with a Moral III

by Klees, Emerson

Even more inspiring legends and tales that remind us if we reach out, we can achieve much more than our perceived limitations allow us. These stories provide examples of not only behavior to emulate, but also some to avoid, and can elevate our attitude towards life.

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The Iroquois Confederacy: History and Legends

The Iroquois Confederacy: History and Legends

by Klees, Emerson

This book provides an overview of the migration of the Native Americans to the Northeast and the events that impacted the Iroquois Confederacy along with a brief history of its six nations. Thirty legends grouped by nation, are included. Also provided are a discussion of the Iroquois culture and highlights of the matrilineal society of the Iroquois and of life in the longhouse.

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Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes Region

Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes Region

by Klees, Emerson

This book contains twenty-one legends of the Finger Lakes Region, three each on seven topics: lake legends, evil legends, geographical legends, ethereal legends, native origin legends, destiny legends, and self-sacrfice legends. The book also includes seventy-six stories about the region, which contains 264 municipalities in fourteen counties spread over 9,000 square miles.

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More Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes Region

More Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes Region

by Klees, Emerson

This book provides thenty-one Native-American legends, three each on seven topics: lake legends, evil legends, native-origin legends, general legends, ethereal legends, destiny legends, and self-sacrifice legends...

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One Plus One Equals Three--Pairing Man / Woman Strengths

One Plus One Equals Three--Pairing Man / Woman Strengths

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This book furnishes the reader with outstandiing examples of teamwork and of the energy generatied by pairing complementary strengths. Highlights are provided of the environment within which each of these teams strived and the personal characteristics each partner brought to the relationship...

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Paul Garrett: Dean of American Winemakers

Paul Garrett: Dean of American Winemakers

by Klees, Emerson

Paul Garrett, dean of American winemakers in the first two decades of the twentieth cantury, became a milllionaire making and selling wine, particularly his Virginias Dare label. Garrett established his first winery in North Carolina in 1900. By 1903, he owned vineyards and facilities in the Finger Lakes Region as well as Mission Vineyards and Winery in Cucamonga, California...

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People of the Finger Lakes Region

People of the Finger Lakes Region

by Klees, Emerson

This book is a collection of biographical sketches of 60 people from the Finger Lakes Region who either were born in the region, such as Thomas Watson of IBM; spent some of their formative years there, such as John D. Rockefeller: or distinguished themselves while living in the region, such as Susan B. Anthony. There are ten sketches in each of six area of endeavor.

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Persons, Places, and Things of the Finger Lakes Region

Persons, Places, and Things of the Finger Lakes Region

by Klees, Emerson

This book provides an overview of the Finger Lakes Region of New York State. The region has outstanding  vacation opportunities with six latge lakes and five small lakes spread over 14 counties and 9,000 square miles.  The western gateway is Rochester, the eastern gateway is Syracuse, and the southern gateway is Elmira / Corning...

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Rebounding from Setbacks: Role Models of Resilience

Rebounding from Setbacks: Role Models of Resilience

by Klees, Emerson

This book provides role models of resilience through profiles of thirty-five indiividuals, representing seven areas of endeavor. If we put our daily challenges and problems into pespective alongside those faced by these thirty-five individuals, our concerns pale in comparison. We can then turn our challenges and problems into opportunities and our lives will be richer for it. 

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Rochester Lives

Rochester Lives

by Klees, Emerson

This book provides forty-five profiles of the people that made Rochester, New York, and those who lived in New York's third-largest city...

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A Song of the Vine: A Reflection on Life

A Song of the Vine: A Reflection on Life

by Klees, Emerson

This book contains reflections and observations of a senior citizen looking back over the decades. The purpose is, in some small way, tho assist in making decisions that could lead to a more productive life for the reader, including young adults making career decisions and  adults  making career changes, as well as the unemployed and the underemployed...

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Staying With It

Staying With It

by Klees, Emereson

This book provides role models of perseverance worthy of emulation through profiles of thirty-five individuals who displaye d perseverance during one phase of their life or throughout their lifetime. They enlighten us by their example. We can learn from them.

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Success: Role Models of Winners

Success: Role Models of Winners

by Klees, Emerson

This book provides role models of success though profiles of thirty individuals who were successful during one phase of their lives or throughout their lifetimes.The thirty biographical sketches represent six areas of endeavor. It was not obvious to many of these individuals early in their lives that they would ulltimately be successful...

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Underground Railroad Tales with Routes Through the Finger Lakes Region

Underground Railroad Tales with Routes Through the Finger Lakes Region

by Klees, Emerson

This book includes an overview of the slave economy, a brief history of the Underground Railroad, and thirty-six tales about the slaves who escaped and the men and women who helped them. Four regions are discussed: the Midwestern States, the Mid-Atlantic States, the New England States, and the Finger Lakes Region...

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The Will to Stay With It

The Will to Stay With It

by Klees, Emerson

This book provides role models of determination via profiles of thirty-five strong-willed men and women. The biographical sketches represent seven categories of determination. These achievers inspire us by their example.  

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Wineries of the Finger Lakes Region--100 Wineries

Wineries of the Finger Lakes Region--100 Wineries

by Klees, Emerson

The number of wineries in the Finger Lakes Region has grown from 19 in 1975 to 100 in 2008 and over 130 in 2017. Wineries have become the top-ranked tourist destination in the Finger Lakes Region, replacing the Corning Glass Museum...

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The Women's Rights Movement and the Finger Lakes Region

The Women's Rights Movement and the Finger Lakes Region

by Klees, Emerson

This book tells the story of the Women's Rights Movement. It also offers a guide to places to see and things to do in the area around Seneca Fallls, the site of the first Women's Rights Convention held on July 20-21, 1848. A history of the Women's Rights Movement is provided from the first demands for the vote to the ratification of the "Susan B. Anthony" Amendment to the Constitution in 1920...

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Similar Titles

  • The Crucible of Ferment: New York's "Psychic Highway"
  • The Drive To Succeed
  • Emotional Intelligence II: People Smart Role Models
  • Emotional Intelligence III: People Smart Role Models
  • Emotional Intelligence: People Smart Role Models
  • Entrepreneurs in History--Success vs. Failure
  • The Erie Canal in the Finger Lakes Region
  • Finger Lakes Wineries: A Pictorial History
  • Inspiring Legends and Tales With a Moral I
  • Inspiring Legends and Tales With a Moral II
  • Inspiring Legends and Tales with a Moral III
  • The Iroquois Confederacy: History and Legends
  • Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes Region
  • More Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes Region
  • One Plus One Equals Three--Pairing Man / Woman Strengths
  • Paul Garrett: Dean of American Winemakers
  • People of the Finger Lakes Region
  • Persons, Places, and Things of the Finger Lakes Region
  • Rebounding from Setbacks: Role Models of Resilience
  • Rochester Lives
  • A Song of the Vine: A Reflection on Life
  • Staying With It
  • Success: Role Models of Winners
  • Underground Railroad Tales with Routes Through the Finger Lakes Region
  • The Will to Stay With It
  • Wineries of the Finger Lakes Region--100 Wineries
  • The Women's Rights Movement and the Finger Lakes Region
  • The Creators: Role Models of Creativity
 

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