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Double-Goal Coach Positive Coaching Tools for Honoring the Game and Developing Winners in Sports and Life

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ISBN-10: 0060505311

ISBN-13: 9780060505318

Edition: 2003

Authors: Jim Thompson

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List price: $16.99
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 8/12/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

American novelist and screenwriter Jim Thompson was born in Anadarko, Oklahoma on September 27, 1906. In Fort Worth, Texas during prohibition, he worked as a bellboy at the Hotel Texas for two years where he earned up to $300 a week by supplying hotel patrons with bootleg liquor, heroin, and marijuana. During the Depression, he worked with the Oklahoma Federal Writers Project and was a member of the Communist Party from 1935 to 1938. During World War II, he worked at an aircraft factory where he was investigated by the FBI for his Communist Party affiliation. His first novel, Now and on Earth, was published in 1942. He wrote more than thirty novels during his lifetime and most of them were…