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Respect: The Life and Times of Aretha Franklin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Aretha Franklin has recorded 39 studio albums, had 20 number-one R&B singles, 44 Grammy nominations and 18 wins. It’s a career that’s legendary. Franklin was not a groundbreaker. She just did what she does better and longer than anyone else. She recorded her first major label album when Dwight D. Eisenhower was in the White House and then sang at the inauguration of Barack Obama. This book loo
Jimi Hendrix: A Biography
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
In the world of classic rock, there is one name that nearly everyone has heard: Jimi Hendrix. A genius on the electric guitar, Jimi Hendrix singlehandedly revolutionized the world of music with his talent, his attitude, and his personality. He inspired musicians and people not only in the United States, but also across the world. He was a star in the 1960s and the 1970s, rocking out on blues, j
What's So Great About Mozart? A Biography of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Just for Kids!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
His name is one of the most recognizable in the history of classical music. He learned much from the musicians that came before him, and he inspired generations of musicians after him. His work with the piano and strings was revolutionary at the time, and it continues to stun and amaze people today. You could listen to hours of his music, and still only scrape the tip of the iceberg. His name w
All About Thomas Paine
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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.
Most Treasured Thankful Quotes
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Price: $1.99 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.
The Good Vibrations of Brian Wilson: The Unofficial Biography of Brian Wilson
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Brian Wilson is one of the original Beach Boys members and is most well known for his genius in song writing. Brian, along with his two brothers Dennis and Carl, were teenagers in the late 1950’s and early 1960’s. They formed a band with their cousin Mike Love and high school friend Al Jardine, a band which would later take the nation by storm with their passionate surf songs and California dream
Tricks of Trade - Memories of a Rogue Lawyer
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Series: Legal Books, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 84,070. 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.
Life Is a Book And It's Time to Write It! An A-to-Z Guide to Help Anyone Write Their Life Story
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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.
Self-Made Billionaires: 10 Stories of Inspiration
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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.
Ballad of Big Nothing: The Unofficial Biography of Elliott Smith
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
By his untimely death at 34, Elliot Smith had contributed more to the indie music scene then almost any artist. Despite all he contributed, there is little known about him. This book examines his life, his music, his death, and his legacy. LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book, a lesser known or sometimes forgotten life is recapped.
The Life and Times of Franz Kafka
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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.
Dominican Republic
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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.
Resurrecting Proust: Unearthing Personal Narratives through Journaling
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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
The Essential Lincoln
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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.
FATHER OF THE AMERICAN PARATROOPER
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Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
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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.
Josef K. Prokurist
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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.