Critical Lives : Mother Teresa

Critical Lives : Mother Teresa

by Paul Williams

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780028642789
Publisher: Alpha Books
Publication date: 01/01/1902
Series: Critical Lives Series
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 5.56(w) x 8.31(h) x 0.65(d)

About the Author

Paul Williams is an Oscar, Grammy, and Golden Globe winning Hall of Fame songwriter ("Rainbow Connection," "Evergreen," and "We've Only Just Begun") and President of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP). He is a major public force in the recovery movement, a graduate of UCLA's Drug and Alcohol Counseling Certification Program and has served as a member of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Board of Directors. He was a founding board member and counselor for the Musicians Assistance Program (MAP), now the treatment wing of MusiCares.

Table of Contents

Introduction.
1. Shanti, Mother Teresa.
2. Worldly Life and Death.
3. Worldly Denial.
4. The Call and the Vision.
5. Calcutta and the Missionaries of Charity.
6. The Motherhouse and Nirmal Hriday
7. Shishu Bhawan: The Children's Crusade.
8. Titagarh: The Leper Colony.
9. High Flying, Adored.
10. Brotherly Love and Betrayal.
11. The Mystery of the Co-Workers.
12. Enter Malcolm Muggeridge.
13. The Miracle.
14. The Power and the Prize.
15. Nun to the Rescue.
16. The Movie Deal.
17. The Odd Couple.
18. Beauty and the Beads.
19. Angels of Death.
20. The Mission and the Money.
21. The Whirling Dervish.
22. Nun's Last Run.
23. Saint Teresa.
Appendix A. Letter to Bush.
Appendix B. In Her Own Words.
Appendix C. Nobel Prize Lecture.
Index.

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