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Ottos pragtfulde levned
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Price: Free! Words: 52,060. Language: Danish. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Ottos pragtfulde levned - en landsbydrengs erindringer. Om Otto Bro-Jørgensen tidlige liv.
The Ada Cambridge Biographical Prose Prize 2014 The Ada Cambridge Poetry Prize 2014
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,800. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
The Ada Cambridge Prize for Biographical Prose and The Ada Cambridge Poetry Prize are open to writers and poets of the western suburbs of Melbourne and are an integral aspect of the Williamstown Literary Festival. This volume contains ten short stories and ten poems, including the winners of each competition.
Grandes Personajes, Vol. 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,840. Language: Spanish. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Conoce la vida de los más memorables personajes que han influenciado el transcurso de la historia universal. Personajes como: Buda, Cristóbal Colón, Aristóteles y otras 8 mentes brillantes.
Masonic Corruption in Banking - Destroyed my Business and Changed My Life
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 40,780. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
I tell the story of how at age 28 I bought a small furniture manufacturing company built it up and took over another company and then found that my bank Nat West were illegally holding the deeds to my mother's home and had this tied up with my companies borrowing without my knowledge. This was instigated by Masons. I eventually had to close my business and go on to tell how this changed my life.
Living in the Dark
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,130. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories and some poems written in Africa; some are real and some fictional. Most of them are based on events that happened far below the surface of the earth in a world that is in fact stranger than fiction. They are of random events and thoughts with no particular theme.
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Price: Free! Words: 22,910. Language: Italian. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Dal blog "...le storie passano da qui", la storia vera di una delle prime radio private italiane.
Legends, Labors & Loves: William Jackson Palmer, 1836—1909
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Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,290. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Legends, Labors & Loves reveals a remarkable and modest man and opens every reader’s eyes to a new view of Colorado Springs’ founder William Jackson Palmer. There is no scandal, nor is there deception. Not only will you find integrity, leadership and compassion in this book, but you will witness Palmer’s tenacious conviction, strength, and shrewdness—just how one imagines a true “founding father.”
Passionaries: Turning Compassion Into Action
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Passionaries’ thirty-five profiles describe leaders of volunteer organizations that are significantly impacting millions of lives. Each story chronicles the personal inspiration behind the organization, the obstacles its creator had to overcome,and lives that have been touched or changed.Readers will be touched, moved and Inspired.
Somewhere in the Northwest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Contained within these pages are more than thirty of Wilkins’ favorite stories collected from thousands of miles of travel, with subjects ranging from a red rooster that captured the heart of a town a man who defied a volcano, from a desert cave that reveals ancient secrets to an underground city that shelters the homeless, from a herd of goats that predict the weather...
Sheep Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,750. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A woman's story about living in the country in and looking after sheep on a small New Zealand 20 hectares farm in recent times. The care of the sheep during and the uncovering of their personalities over a year and their needs during that time...
Strange Times; Wacky Anecdotes
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Price: Free! Words: 21,310. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Over the past year I made a series of posts on my blog to relate incidents from my life so far. Encouraged by the interest that they aroused, I decided to compile them into a free ebook to reach even more readers and this, then, is the result of my efforts.
I Can Still Drive at Night
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,590. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This book is about a love lost through the death of a spouse. It entails the humorous events that the survivor encountered. Primarily, it deals with all of the widows who came out of the woodwork wanting to make sure that he did not go hungry. There were constant offers of casseroles, briskets, and other exotic dishes. Not wanting him to eat alone, they all asked, "Can you drive at night?"
Stuff Like Marbles 'n Things
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,400. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
An anthology of memories and musings that may have you laughing hysterically, crying uncontrollably, or melting with deep, abiding affection. At times having you wonder if such things could be true, while triggering, or perhaps more accurately, spontaneously exhuming similar memories of your own. Yeah, they're true, like Garrison Keillor's powder milk bisquits are pure, mostly.
Two Grown Men
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Travel with the author in this short story illustrating a harsh lesson he learned in dealing with his brother. The short story deals with two brothers who struggle to make a living and the problems they encounter in living with each other.
Le roman de Tristan et Iseut by Joseph Bédier
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,980. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Seigneurs, vous plaît-il d'entendre un beau conte d'amour et de mort? C'est de Tristan et d'Iseut la reine. Écoutez comment à grand' joie, à grand deuil ils s'aimèrent, puis en moururent un même jour, lui par elle, elle par lui. Aux temps anciens, le roi Marc régnait en Cornouailles...
Martha's Vineyard: My Island, My Memories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This is an anthology of short stories about my youth on the Island of Martha's Vineyard back in the 1960's and 70's. These are stories of riding carousels, flying kites, going fishing, and times at the beach. Stories of simple childhood joys and sadness.
Windows Into the Past
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
"Windows Into the Past" is my recollection of growing up on a farm in south Mississippi during the depression. In a series of connected short stories, it highlights the part I played as a young girl and the hard work and pleasures of farm life. It shows how kids can not only survive, but thrive, under unthinkable conditions while doing chores that were dangerous but expected.
БП. Между Прошлым и будущим. Книга вторая
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 183,040. Language: Russian. Published: January 30, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Я листаю эту книгу не первый вечер под часами, идущими вспять. Я и сама – на мосту, взгорбленном над Настоящим. Вздыбленном поверх него. Но опоры- то моста – именно здесь, рядом со мной, с нами, в нашем сегодняшнем дне.
Jack Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Jack Jordan Ammann Jr. touched many lives with his generosity, strong personality, loyalty, kindness, and humor. After Jack's death, friends shared their favorite “Jack stories,” funny and serious, short and long. Enjoy favorite memories of a special man.
Haywire My Life in the Mines
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,560. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This autobiographical book describes the author's family through war and depression, and goes on to relate his experiences underground in the late 1960's and early 1970's. It is written from the point of view of the average Joe who went underground when he was eighteen and didn't know what he was getting into. The author considers himself lucky to have survived those years.