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The Resource A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life, Donald Miller

A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life, Donald Miller

Label
A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life
Title
A million miles in a thousand years
Title remainder
what I learned while editing my life
Statement of responsibility
Donald Miller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Full of beautiful, heart-wrenching, and hilarious stories, "A Million Miles in a Thousand Years" details one man's opportunity to edit his life as if he were a character in a movie, showing how to get a second chance at life the first time around
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Donald
Dewey number
  • 277.3/083092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BR1725.M4465
LC item number
A3 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Miller, Donald
  • Christian biography
  • Autobiography
Label
A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life, Donald Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223092780353
  • 31223088007480
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Exposition -- Random scenes -- It's improv -- A million miles in a thousand years -- It's all about the story -- Your real life is boring -- Flesh and soul better -- My uncle's funeral and a wedding -- Going to see the guru -- The basic elements of a meaningful life -- How Jason saved his family -- Part II: A character -- Writing the world -- Imperfect is perfect -- The point of life is transformation -- Story application in leadership -- A character is what he does -- A character must save the cat -- A good character listens to his writer -- Something on the page -- Part III: A character who wants something -- How to make yourself change -- An inciting incident -- Facing the resistance -- A good story, hijacked -- Walking among the ruins -- Meeting Bob -- Part IV: A character who wants something and overcomes conflict -- The thing about a crossing -- It's the pain that binds us -- A tree in a story about a forest -- The reason God hasn't fixed you yet -- Great stories have memorable scenes -- Part V: A character who wants something and overcomes conflict to get it -- The beauty of a tragedy -- No one gets to watch the parade -- Snow falling in Delaware -- Telling a story demands courage
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 255 p.
Isbn
9780785213062
Lccn
2009023464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 417440903
  • (OCoLC)417440903
Label
A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life, Donald Miller
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223092780353
  • 31223088007480
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Exposition -- Random scenes -- It's improv -- A million miles in a thousand years -- It's all about the story -- Your real life is boring -- Flesh and soul better -- My uncle's funeral and a wedding -- Going to see the guru -- The basic elements of a meaningful life -- How Jason saved his family -- Part II: A character -- Writing the world -- Imperfect is perfect -- The point of life is transformation -- Story application in leadership -- A character is what he does -- A character must save the cat -- A good character listens to his writer -- Something on the page -- Part III: A character who wants something -- How to make yourself change -- An inciting incident -- Facing the resistance -- A good story, hijacked -- Walking among the ruins -- Meeting Bob -- Part IV: A character who wants something and overcomes conflict -- The thing about a crossing -- It's the pain that binds us -- A tree in a story about a forest -- The reason God hasn't fixed you yet -- Great stories have memorable scenes -- Part V: A character who wants something and overcomes conflict to get it -- The beauty of a tragedy -- No one gets to watch the parade -- Snow falling in Delaware -- Telling a story demands courage
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 255 p.
Isbn
9780785213062
Lccn
2009023464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 417440903
  • (OCoLC)417440903

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