Walker publishes autobiography

Former Georgia Senate Majority Leader Charles Walker has published an autobiography.From Peanuts to Power: The Road to Wealth, Success and Happiness, available from Amazon on March 16, details Walker's journey...

Walker sheds light on city government

...federal prison, or "captivity" as he calls it in his autobiography From Peanuts to Power, Walker was presiding over his own...course, it's from Walker's perspective, which is what autobiographies are all about. Still, it's a great book and should become...

Leonard Nimoy, world famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek', dies

...and film's most revered cult series.Nimoy's ambivalence to the role was reflected in the titles of his two autobiographies, I Am Not Spock (1975) and I Am Spock (1995).After Star Trek ended, the actor immediately joined the hit...

Augustans write new books

...Thursday, March 5, at Shoes at Surrey in Surrey Center.Autobiography tells of Walker's journeyFormer Georgia Senate Majority Leader Charles Walker has published an autobiography.From Peanuts to Power: The Road to Wealth, Success and...

Grammy winner Ray Stevens will meet fans, sign books at mall

...pianist Erroll Garner and had become a standard for Johnny Mathis.Stevens is heading back this way to sign copies of his new autobiography, Ray Stevens' Nashville and his CD Ray Stevens' Greatest Hits beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15, at the Barnes...

Hollywood's epic 'Birth of a Nation' glorified injustice

...Basinger says.The Birth of a Nation is historical drama, but for the director it was something close to emotional autobiography. David Wark Griffith was born in Kentucky in 1875, just a decade after the Civil War ended. His father was a lieutenant...

Children express their bright ideas in books

...an artist when I grow up," she said. Sarah was one of 58 Episcopal Day School first-graders who read their autobiographies, class journals and writing portfolios to their families and friends Friday. Sarah's father, Eric Smith, listened...

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UNC makes historical gems available online

...the past for historians of the future. The university has established a Web site that includes 80 narratives, autobiographies and memoirs penned by Southerners up to 1920 that until now were hidden in UNC's large, sometimes inaccessible...

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'96 Olympics bomber fights to keep profits from autobiography

...Atlanta Olympics bomber Eric Rudolph is fighting efforts by federal prosecutors in Alabama to seize the small profits from an autobiography he recently published from prison with the help of a brother.Rudolph, serving a life sentence for bombings that killed...

James Goodman Sr.

...of eight books: four historical novels about the original family of Granville Plantation, three books of poems and an autobiography. Mr. Goodman was a successful businessman with a varied background in a wide range of businesses. He was President of...