Nonfiction » Biography » Reference

FATHER OF THE AMERICAN PARATROOPER
By
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
(3.00 from 1 review)
General William C. Lee is the father of the American paratrooper. He is without equal in the annals of WW II history. Almost totally unknown to the general public, it surely is appropriate on the 65th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of France to give him some due. General Lee was felled by a massive heart attack and was not able to lead his beloved 101st Airborne into battle.
Tricks of Trade - Memories of a Rogue Lawyer
By
Price: Free! Words: 86,230. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The author said in his other book Mean Streets -Life in the Apartheid Police "that it is never good advice to see a lawyer for they are only good at taking your money and give long boring explanations on why you do not see tangible results for your case." It cannot be denied that hard working honest folk is scammed every day. This book is about the scams encountered by his clients in Africa.
Dominican Republic
By
Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Research on Dominican Republic compared to Julia Alvarez's book IN THE TIME OF BUTTERFLIES.
The Essential Lincoln
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The Essential Lincoln: The Finest Speeches and Writings of Abraham Lincoln collects the seminal speeches, letters, proclamations, debate performances, and miscellaneous other writings, spanning over thirty years of Lincoln's life. The entire text of each document or speech is included, rather than a short excerpt, to put into context the most commonly quoted Lincoln passages.
Resurrecting Proust: Unearthing Personal Narratives through Journaling
By
Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011 by Telling Our Stories Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
~Bridges the journal-memoir connection ~Suggests techniques along with an array of story-generating prompts ~Provides an excellent resource for extracting expressive and creative personal narratives ~Mines the depths of which personal writing can play an integral part in unearthing your life stories ~Helps you to follow the story of your inner life To the place where memory meets insight
Josef K. Prokurist
By
You set the price! Words: 4,270. Language: Italian. Published: October 15, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
A metaphorical and allegorical analysis of the figure of Josef K. in Kafka’s work "The Trial". A complete reversal of the interpretative topos where Josef K., the central character of the book, is seen as not guilty. Here the guilt of Josef is interpreted in a new light. Una totale inversione interpretrativa della figura di Josef K. personaggio centrale ne "Il Processo" di Franz Kafka.
The Making Of Dracula 2014 Film (Read And Listen Original Dracula Ebook And Audio Book)
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
This ebook is recommended filming dracula will be screened in 2014. The new Dracula movie (Dracula: Year Zero) is set to be available in the big screen on October 3, 2014 starring Luke Evans, Dominic Cooper, Samantha Barks and Sarah Gadon. The American action drama-fantasy film is based on Bram Stoker’s novel Dracula. It was written by Burk Sharpless and Matt Sazama and directed by Gary Shore.
101 “Brain Teasers” on Robert De Niro
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by Greatests Books. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia
Love Movie Trivia? Think you know all about Robert De Niro? Then now’s the time to pit your wits– 101 amazing ‘Brain Teasers’ on Robert De Niro that will have your brain cells working overtime – Harder than you’d think: Test Now!
Most Treasured Thankful Quotes
By
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
A beautifully illustrated book, with 78 hand picked pictures and 123 famous quotes on Gratitude. Kindness, Marriage and many other subjects which you can use in a card to show your appreciation, toast a special occasion or just to read and reflect on feelings of gratitude and joy. The careful combination of pictures and quotes makes this book very unique and one of a kind! Uplifting & Inspiring.
Learning to Love the Peso; How to Move to Mexico and Why
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,150. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
There are many American, Canadians and Europeans who have thought of moving to Mexico or another Latin American country but have no idea how to accomplish such a change. This book is an account of the author's move to Baja California in Mexico. Included in the book is an index of information one will need to know in order to make the transition.
The Missouri Connection: Profiles of the Famous and Infamous
By
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
The Missouri Connection is a multi-cultural book which includes more than fifty short profiles of men and women who once lived in Missouri. Through their stories, the reader will learn how politicians,entrepreneurs, scientists,and others overcame obstacles, allowing them to contribute to our nation. Read about people during the Civil War, World War I & II, Women's Right Movement, and other events.
Life Is a Book And It's Time to Write It! An A-to-Z Guide to Help Anyone Write Their Life Story
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,070. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Do you have a desire to write your life story, as a gift for loved ones or a source of inspiration and hope? "Your Life Is a Book And It's Time to Write It!" by personal historian and autobiographical writing teacher Kevin Quirk provides the tools, resources, support, and encouragement to make it happen. Readers of any age or writing experience will benefit from this hands-on guide.
Genealogy 2013 The Ultimate Study In Genealogy Finding Your Elusive Ancestors
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,730. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Use this book to answer the following questions: Where are the genealogical records that I need located? How do I secure the genealogical records that I need? When did my ancestor arrive in America? How do I use the genealogical records after I have secured them? How will I be able to do further genealogical research? In addition you will receive two FREE Polly Ann Lewis' Bonus Books!
Self-Made Billionaires: 10 Stories of Inspiration
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / investing
This Inspirational Article Follows 10 Self Made Billionaires Who Are Not Only Rich and Successful, But Also Are Very Giving With Their Fortunes. This Is A Must Read For Any Entreprenuer, Small Business Owner and Any One Who Needs Inspiration.
All About Thomas Paine
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
He was one of the most popular English-American political activists, authors, political theorists, and revolutionaries. When the American Revolution began, he wrote two highly influential pamphlets. It is considered that Thomas Paine greatly inspired the Patriots in 1776 to declare and fight for their independence from Great Britain.
Courland Penders: Coming Home
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Michael Dransfield was one of the most widely read poets of his generation. He was prolific, producing over a thousand poems in his short life, which ended tragically in 1973.
Machine-Gun Man
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by UCS PRESS. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
George "Machine-Gun" Kelly was one of the few major criminal legends who lived long enough to tell his own story. The Feds claimed that he was John H. Webb. He claimed he was the real deal: "Machine-Gun" Kelly. People who knew him, believed him. So why did the FBI keep his story from being told on Unsolved Mysteries TV show? Read Machine-Gun Man, and draw your own conclusion.
The Life and Times of Franz Kafka
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
The founder of Kafkaesque literature, Franz Kafka is one of the most influencial writers who ever lived. But who was he really? Find out here in this short biography.
Jump! Guida pratica per atterrare in Inghilterra (senza farsi male)
By
Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 41,830. Language: Italian. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Questa è la versione e-book della prima versione (Apr 12) di Jump!, una guida pratica per il trasferimento - definitivo - in Inghilterra con tanti consigli pratici vissuti in prima persona. Non è una traduzione o un bricolage di suggerimenti trovati su internet, ma il frutto di tre anni di vita inglese.
The Hooker in the Lobby
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,720. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 13, 2013 by PubliBook Ireland. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
The Hooker in the Lobby captures the essence of working in the hospitality industry – no two days are ever the same!