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The Book of Man

The Book of Man Readings on the Path to Manhood

By William Bennett
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.17 Stars

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On 10/11 eriktimmons wrote: I have 2 little girls and I’m not what some people refer to as a “man’s man”. Don’t get me wrong, I like to shoot things and play sports, those kinds of things but I haven’t ever been someone who prides himself on being “MANLY”. So, when I had the opportunity to review this Book of ... Book of Man by William J. Bennett

eriktimmons' Rating:

3 Stars

On 10/9 Tom Meiers wrote: Readings on The Path to Manhood. The purpose of this book is to explore and explain what it means to be a man, according to the author. The reason for this book is because there is a lack of role models and information on how to grow up to be a man in today's society. At over 500 pages, this is an impressive ... The Book of Man - William Bennett

Tom Meiers' Rating:

3 Stars

On 10/9 Anthony Shuler wrote: The Book Of Man was actually quite good. William Bennett overall has produced some very good books (at least the ones I’ve read). This book is in line with his better works. This book, obviously, is geared towards men. It covers topics such as war, work and women. The book has little writing by Bill ... Great

Anthony Shuler's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/6 msmith wrote: This is my review of The Book of Man by Dr. William Bennett. I am writing this review for www.booksneeze.com a division of Thomas Nelson Publishing...I agree to write a review on a blog site and commercial site, they in turn send me a free book!First off let me say that this is a beautiful book that ... The Book of Man

msmith's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/6 Desiree Bochman wrote: The Book of Man is a beautiful book with 546 pages of stories, letters, and poems of heroes. This story is filled with accounts from historical figures that have made an impact in the world. As a person who enjoys history, I enjoyed the vast amount of historical information and figures found throughout ... The Book of Man

Desiree's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/5 Becki wrote: Bennett has compiled another rich collection of stories in this volume.  This time his focus is on what makes a man a man.  This 517 page book contains hundreds of stories, vignettes, quotes, prayers. . .that adult readers will find interesting as they reflect on the qualities that make great ... The Book of Man by William J. Bennett

Becki's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/5 Lefty Laine wrote: I am fortunate to have a really good husband, but as the mother of two grown daughters I know how hard it is to find a good man. I don’t mean that there aren’t any—I have a wonderful son-in-law who makes me very proud. But I have noticed for some time now that boys in America seem to have a hard ... A valuable resource in training up young men

Lefty Laine's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/5 Nate Payne wrote: “George Washington was often on his knees praying, as great men often are.” Is a statement from Dr William J Bennett’s new book The Book of Man. Dr. Bennett gives great insight on what it takes to be a man. Dr Bennett quotes Plato saying “Who teaches the children and what do we teach them? ... The Book of Man

Nate's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/4 dirt to grow on wrote: Dr. Bennett has written a remarkable book of readings on manhood. It draws from the writings, profiles, letters, prayers, and so forth of great heroic men of history. Each reading in some way extols one or more of these key values of manhood: honor, duty, valor, and integrity. The readings are grouped ... The Book of Man: Readings on the Path to Manhood, By William J. Bennett

dirt to grow on's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/4 SMorrison wrote: As a response to the lack of leadership and true manhood in today's society William Bennett as compiled a collection of stories The Book of Man is broken down into 6 sections... Including: Man in War Man at Work Man in Play, Competition, and Leisure Man in the Polis Man wth Woman and Children ... The Book of Man

SMorrison's Rating:

4 Stars