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Step out on nothing : how faith and family helped me conquer life's challenges

Author: Byron Pitts
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author outlines the disadvantages he overcame in the pursuit of his career, from his abandonment by his father in childhood and tough inner-city upbringing to his speech impediment and functional illiteracy.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Byron Pitts; Byron Pitts
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Byron Pitts
ISBN: 9780312577667 0312577664
OCLC Number: 316019121
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 290 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Contents: Mustard seed faith : with it you can move mountains --
Keep your head up --
Quiet discipline --
Who's got your back? --
The hands that pull you up --
Letters from home --
An angel from Estonia --
Never say I'll try, say I will --
It never gets easier, you just get stronger --
Valley of the shadow of death --
Love the least of us --
The power of prayer and optimism --
The power of forgiveness : when father and son talk as men.
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The author outlines the disadvantages he overcame in the pursuit of his career, from his abandonment by his father in childhood and tough inner-city upbringing to his speech impediment and functional illiteracy.

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