Search - List of Books by Bill Strickland

Bill Strickland (born 1947) is the founder and CEO of the Manchester Craftsmen's Guild, an innovative nonprofit agency in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania that uses the arts to inspire inner-city teenagers.

Strickland, a winner of a MacArthur Fellowship "genius" award, started the Manchester Craftmen's Guild in 1968, while still an undergraduate at the University of Pittsburgh. He added the Bidwell Training Center in 1972. Both reach out to disadvantaged young people with (respectively) the arts and job training.

The Guild is also home to a concert hall/recording studio, and won a Grammy on its first CD.

Strickland has also been honored by the White House and has served on the board of the National Endowment for the Arts.

Books   more �

This author page uses material from the Wikipedia article "Bill Strickland", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0
Total Books: 10
Tour de Lance The Extraordinary Story of Lance Armstrong's Fight to Reclaim the Tour de France
Inside the Players' Tent A Year of Professional Beach Volleyball
2009 - Inside the Players' Tent a Year of Professional Beach Volleyball (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781439260746
ISBN-10: 1439260745
  ?

Make the Impossible Possible One Man's Crusade to Inspire Others to Dream Bigger and Achieve the Extraordinary
We Might As Well Win On the Road to Success with the Mastermind Behind Eight Tour de FranceVictories
We Might As Well Win On the Road to Success with the Mastermind Behind a Record-Setting Eight Tour de France Victories
Make the Impossible Possible One Man's Crusade to Inspire Others to Dream Bigger and Achieve the Extraordinary
Ten Points
2007 - Ten Points (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781401302580
ISBN-10: 1401302580
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1

Mountain Biking Over the Edge
1998 - Mountain Biking Over the Edge (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780070387034
ISBN-10: 0070387036
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Nonfiction, Outdoors & Nature
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
 1

On Being a Writer
1989 - On Being a Writer (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780898793666
ISBN-10: 0898793661
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 2