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Machine-Gun Man
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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.
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.
Courland Penders: Coming Home
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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.
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
The Making Of Dracula 2014 Film (Read And Listen Original Dracula Ebook And Audio Book)
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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.
Tricks of Trade - Memories of a Rogue Lawyer
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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.
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 Missouri Connection: Profiles of the Famous and Infamous
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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.
101 “Brain Teasers” on Robert De Niro
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by Dragon 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!
Learning to Love the Peso; How to Move to Mexico and Why
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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 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.