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Author: Mitch Albom; Jennifer Christiansen; Moline Public Library (Ill.)
Publisher: Moline, IL : Moline Public Library, 2007.
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Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it. For Mitch Albom, that person was Morrie Schwartz, his college professor from nearly twenty years ago. Maybe, like Mitch, you lost track of this mentor as you made  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
Named Person: Morris S Schwartz; Morris S Schwartz
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mitch Albom; Jennifer Christiansen; Moline Public Library (Ill.)
ISBN: 9780767905923 076790592X
OCLC Number: 143100000
Notes: Tuesdays with Morrie : an old man, a young man, and life's greatest lesson / Mitch Albom. New York, NY : Broadway Books, 2002. 192 p. ; 19 cm.
Description: 10 books, discussion guide ; in plastic container 16 x 35 x 25
Contents: Curriculum --
Syllabus --
Student --
Audiovisual --
Orientation --
Classroom --
Taking attendance --
First Tuesday: We talk about the world --
Second Tuesday: We talk about feeling sorry for yourself --
Third Tuesday: We talk about regrets --
Audiovisual, part two --
Professor --
Fourth Tuesday: We talk about death --
Fifth Tuesday: We talk about family --
Sixth Tuesday: We talk about emotions --
Professor, part two --
Seventh Tuesday: We talk about the fear of aging --
Eighth Tuesday: We talk about money --
Ninth Tuesday: We talk about how love goes on --
Tenth Tuesday: We talk about marriage --
Eleventh Tuesday: We talk about our culture --
Audiovisual, part three --
Twelfth Tuesday: We talk about forgiveness --
Thirteenth Tuesday: We talk about the perfect day --
Fourteenth Tuesday: We say good-bye --
Graduation --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: [compiled by Jennifer Christiansen].

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Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it. For Mitch Albom, that person was Morrie Schwartz, his college professor from nearly twenty years ago. Maybe, like Mitch, you lost track of this mentor as you made your way, and the insights faded, and the world seemed colder. Wouldn't you like to see that person again, ask the bigger questions that still haunt you, receive wisdom for your busy life today the way you once did when you were younger? Mitch Albom had that second chance. He rediscovered Morrie in the last months of the older man's life. Knowing he was dying, Morrie visited with Mitch in his study every Tuesday, just as they used to back in college. Their rekindled relationship turned into one final "class": lessons in how to live. Tuesdays with Morrie is a magical chronicle of their time together, through which Mitch shares Morrie's lasting gift with the world.

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