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A World Torn Asunder: The Life and Triumph of Constantin C. Giurescu
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A biography of Constantin Giurescu, Romania’s leading historian who in a war-torn Romania is confined to the notorious Sighet penitentiary. His diary was put in a glass jar, buried, then smuggled out by Dr. Paul E. Michelson—who does the FOREWORD for this book). An account from the turn of the century to the fall of Communism, the sellout of Eastern Europe and finally, the rise of modern Romania.
The Orwell Brigade
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 43,950. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Author: John Burdett, Mike Lawson, John Lantigua, Gary Phillips, Ernesto Mallo, Ruth Dudley Edwards, Matt Rees, Christopher G. Moore, Colin Cotterill, Barbara Nadel, Quentin Bates, George Fetherling. Twelve authors have banded together under the Orwell banner: “In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” We are part of the George Orwell intellectual legacy, a dozen
My Bitter Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
An account of an aunts life as given to her nephew......A wasted and sad life, but one that merits recognition, despite the sadness of it all
El progreso del Peregrino
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,260. Language: Spanish. Published: October 30, 2012 by Editorialimagen.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Novela clásica cristiana
Graceland Cemetery: A Tour of Chicago History
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,370. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
"Graceland Cemetery: A Tour of Chicago History" is a walking tour of one of the city's most beautiful and historic locations, and provides specific directions to find the final resting places of nearly three dozen people who helped to make Chicago the city it is today, including business and political leaders, prominent architects and sports legends.
Mrs. Levitt's Class
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Price: Free! Words: 26,820. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
• Mrs. Levitt’s Class is a group of people who were students of Phyllis Levitt’s during her career at Dover High School. The basic premise is: Hey, we’re not 17 anymore, so maybe we can recognize some of the things she taught us—and take a moment to say thanks.
Girls Succeed: Stories Behind the Careers of Successful Women
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,380. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Careers
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An interactive e-book filled with dreams and passion to inspire, entertain, and empower girls. Fifteen remarkable career women in a variety of occupations share their stories about their work and the path they took to become successful in their careers. A separate Reader's Guide for Girls Succeed is available to help develop units for teachers and homeschoolers.
Roll: A Collection of Personal Narratives
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Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Telling Our Stories Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A collection of short personal narratives and memoirs. This collection features the work of over fifty authors telling the stories of their lives, one short narrative at a time.
Mom's own- an interactive guidebook on pregnancy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
An interactive guidebook on pregnancy and childbirth in question-answer form.
Memories of My Youth
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 38,490. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Adam Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This is a book about the early life of Bill Halkett. It tells of his growing up in Verdun Quebec and his adventures and misadventures. It deals with life, birth, death, and his disappointments and success. This was created as a legacy for his future generations to know what his life was really like.
Laddie and Fips
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Price: $1.18 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A bilingual book in English and German with vocabulary and additional materials. Ein zweisprachiges Buch in Englisch und Deutsch mit zusätzlichen Materialien.
Savage Impact
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
In April 2007 Garry Parsons had a brain haemorrhage. He faced death and if he was to survive, his family was told it was likely he would live life as an invalid. The medical team in the emergency room saved his life but he sustained neurological damage. Not one to be deterred, his unwillingness to accept this condition is the inspirational story of Savage Impact. His rehabilitation took several
We Could Possibly Comment - Ian Richardson Remembered
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,870. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012 by Author Way Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Looking at the life and work of a truly unique performer, 'We Could Possibly Comment' gives an insight into Ian Richardson through tributes from more than fifty actors, directors, producers, writers, admirers and others. It includes the author's personal recollections of a dear friend, and extracts from a lengthy interview conducted during a memorable visit to the actor's home.
The Autistic Cyclist
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This book, short and from a mother's heart, is about aspects of life with an adult son who has a moderate to severe intellectual disability and autism. It shows that people with an intellectual disability and autism can do lots of things and can be appreciated for their different perspectives on the world. It will move some people to compassion and understanding while also putting a smile on their
Impact: An Anthology of Short Memoirs
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Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,050. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012 by Telling Our Stories Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A literary collection showcasing the art of short memoir with a variety of personal narratives of varying voices and artistic form.
Las ambiciosas
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Este libro incluye retratos de mujeres que aspiraron a más de sus vidas y lo lograron. Todo lo que quisieron fue expresarse libremente y que fueran escuchadas: María Callas, Isadora Duncan, Leni Riefenstahl y Jacqueline Kennedy. Tambien forman parte de esta coleccion, los titulos: Las Desafiantes y Las Transgresoras
The Princess and the Warrior: Book One - My Life and Times
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Scarlet Hardy was born in Carlisle and at the age of 18 she moved to London. In 1994 she moved to Plymouth where she studied at Plymouth University. Scarlet is a civil servant who enjoys writing and painting in her spare time. Scarlet lives in Plymouth and she has three grown up children. Scarlet hopes to continue writing books for many years to come.
Seriously: What Makes Us Happy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
“You don’t have to be a millionaire to leave a legacy.” The Pointe Overlook Writers attempted to capture family history on paper as part of their legacy. In addition to sharing some of their stories, they included their secret of happiness, and their yet unfulfilled obituaries.
Exodus
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 228,590. Language: Russian. Published: May 20, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
No, three years old Jakob Shrottke from the german village Gussaren on Volga, did not open the gates of Moscow for Hitler in June 1941, and it was unfair to punish the entire population of Volga republic of the Russian Germans for this terrible NKVD slander, along with August Bauer, who was evicted from his home and deported to Kazakhstan prairies, in September 1941 to dig a hole next to the fami
Collectively Yours - Tales from the Borderline
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,930. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Kibbutz - a true to life personal account in short story and anecdote of an Israeli collective settlement on a 'live' border during a turbulent period.