In his best-selling biography, the long-time Yankee pitcher shares stories of the championships, the rivalries, and the struggles of being a Latino player in the US.
He reveals what drove him to win, and how he maintained his legendary composure with the game --or the season--resting on his shoulders.
In the 1950s, this no-bake delight was the darling of the dessert table!
Crisp cookies or wafers sandwiched between layers of billowy whipped cream or pudding, then chilled before slicing, were --and still are--the perfect ending to any meal.
Rediscover the classic favorite made with chocolate wafers and whipped cream... then move onto layers of key lime & grahams, lemon curd & ladyfingers, ginger wafers & spicy chai, or chocolate grahams & caramel pudding!
A total of 25 deliciously simple-yet-sophisticated combinations.
Beautifully illustrated guide traces the evolution of classical music from the 1600s to the modern age.
Discover the origin and development of 50 instruments, including strings, brass, woodwinds, percussion and more, each accompanied by annotated photos that bring their workings to life.
Informative tour also delves into the instrument makers, famous composers who wrote for them, and the virtuoso musicians who have played them.
Illustrated timeline commemorates the 50th anniversary of the first deployment of US combat troops to Vietnam in 1965. Compiled with the help of veterans from both sides of the conflict, it's a unique reflection of the harsh realities of the 30-year war for independence.
Along with historic documents, handwritten notes, strike maps, photographs and personal recollections, examine 20 rare removable facsimile documents of historic importance: US Army Vietnamese phrase book, presidential letters, top-secret communications, a POW Christmas card, a C-ration cookbook, and much more.
More than 600 hours of historical speeches and literary works!
Easily listen with included earbuds, or hooked up to your car stereo! No downloading needed--everything is pre-loaded! Just open the box and you're ready to listen to legendary speeches, historical fiction, and political treatises.
Hear Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech, listen to Tolstoy's War and Peace, Charles Dicken's A Tale of Two Cities, The Gettysburg Address, William Shakespeare's Richard III, and so many more!
Preloaded MP3 player has a color display screen and easy-to-navigate menu. Comes with earbuds, charging cord, AC adapter, and AUX cable to use with car stereo.Click here to see the entire list of Library History!
Narrated by and starring Dick Powell, this popular western series based on the novels of author Zane Grey attracted top Hollywood talent.
Season 2 and Season 3 DVD sets include timeless tales from 1957-1959, with such stellar guests as Walter Brennan, Lloyd Bridges, Barbara Stanwyck, Anne Bancroft, James Coburn, Rita Moreno, Dennis Hopper, and many others.
On July 5, 1954, a young man enters Sun Records recording studio in Memphis and cuts a record with some local musicians that forever changes the face of popular music.
Documentary DVD explores this pivotal session, and the dawn of new music that followed, with eyewitness accounts, rare footage, photos and music. Songs featured are "That's All Right," "Good Rockin' Tonight," "Shake, Rattle and Roll," "Blue Moon," and many more.Click here to see our entire Elvis collection!
Recipes That Save The Day!
Unexpected company? School bake sale? Potluck--what to bring? Running late--what to make? Fresh Banana Muffins, Hearty Gazpacho, Tuna Nicoise Salad, Baked Chicken & Rice, and Blueberry Lemon Tart are just a few of the go-to delights you'll find in this collection.
All easy to prepare and organized, with upbeat text, full-color photos, tips & techniques throughout.
From 1962 to 1992 Johnny Carson and his Tonight Show dominated late night TV. Incisive account written by Henry Bushkin, Carson's best friend, lawyer, wingman, fixer, and closest confidant at the time, reveals a remarkable portrait of the star.
This insider's story is well-written and fascinating--at times shocking, poignant and hilarious.
A must have for his millions of fans!
Follow the singer's remarkable journey with an exploration of his 17 studio recordings. Each release, discussed in detail, includes contributions and quotes from fellow musicians, studio personnel, friends, and The Boss himself.
Richly photographed, with insightful text by a top music critic, Ryan White.
The bigger they are, the harder they fall!
Sadly, we watched as careers plummeted after sex scandals, legal troubles, or addictions. Revisit the Hollywood greats, pop icons, sex symbols, politicians, sports stars and other celebrities who became household names then fell from grace.
Includes segments on Richard Nixon, Kurt Cobain & Courtney Love, King Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson, Whitney Houston & Bobby Brown, Sid Vicious, Michael Jackson, and many more.
History Of The Flag & The National Anthem!
For over 100 years, the actual American flag that withstood "bombs bursting in air" and inspired our national anthem has been cared for and displayed by the Smithsonian Institution.
Discover the dramatic story of the flag as it flew over Ft. McHenry in the midst of The War of 1812; and how it remains an honored symbol of patriotism.