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Expatriate: A Biography of Ezra Pound
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Ezra Pound was one of the most important figures of Modernism in English literature. Ironically, it was his work on behalf of other more so than his own contributions that created this reputation. James Joyce, T.S. Eliot and Ernest Hemingway all owed an enormous debt to the redheaded, loudmouthed scholar whose life began on the Idaho frontier. On the other hand, Ezra made barely a dent in the p
Tales of a Mountain Misfit
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,610. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by EWH Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Tales of a Mountain Misfit, written by born storyteller Jerry Newton, is a poignantly honest memoir of a life fully and uniquely lived. In addition to the many engagingly told life tales that will both move and amaze you, it documents in a highly personal way numerous defining events, places and lifestyle transformations in 20th century American culture.
The Expatriates: Biographies of Lost Generation Writers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,360. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Their lavish lifestyle have inspired movies; their awarding winning books have inspired thousands of writers. What was it like to be a Lost Generation writer living in Europe? This book takes you inside to give you a glimpse. It includes biographies on T.S. Eliot, Gertrude Stein, Ezra Pound, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald as well as an essay on the Lost Generation. Each of the biographie
Eashwaramma The Chosen Mother
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 51,520. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book is a humble tribute to the historic role that Eashwaramma was invested with, as the mother of the Avatar Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, and the steadfast courage, with which she enacted the role and encountered the challenge.
Pennies In The Grass
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of a Liverpudlian woman who reluctantly followed her husband to Vancouver, Canada, in the 1960s in pursuit of a better life. The book deals with the author’s experiences as a child in England growing up in the Great Depression of the 1930s and World War II, the many challenges to her health after she sailed to Canada, the sadness, stresses and struggles of a homesick immigrant.
Celebrity Biographies - Paris Hilton
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
She is a member of a large and happy family, but isn`t in a hurry to build her own one. She has more than 35 pets, but has no children. She has standard body, so used it in Model business. Her face is rather pretty, than beautiful, but this is the face of world-famous brands.
Celebrity Biographies - Jake Gyllenhaal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ever wondered how Jake Gyllenhaal rose to stardom? Jake Gyllenhaal was born on December 19 1980 in Los Angeles to Stephen Gyllenhaal and Naomi Foner.
Celebrity Biographies - Christian Bale
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ever wondered how Christian Bale rose to stardom? The Hollywood, currently can only boast of a few versatile male actors one of whom is the big name of Christian Charles Philip Bale beyond doubt.
Celebrity Biographies - Elvis Presley
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ever wondered how Elvis Presley rose to stardom? What made Elvis unique right from the start was, the way he progressed, and few performers have had a more histrionic impact on the lives of people than Elvis Presley.
Celebrity Biographies - Vin Diesel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ever wondered how Vin Diesel rose to stardom? Born in New York City on 18th August 1967, Diesel succeeded to negotiate numerous self-produced, low-budget movies into big-budget prominent man rank.
Eighth Sikh Guru: Shri Guru Har Krishan Sahib Ji
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 108. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Guru Har Krishan Sahib Ji was declared as Eighth Nanak Guru by his father Shri Guru Har Rai Sahib Ji before his death in 1661. Ram Rai, the eldest son of Guru Har Rai Sahib, was inflamed with jealousy. He had long cherished a desire to be the next Guru of the Sikhs.
Twisted Love
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
A collection of true crime cases from Ohio and surrounding states, featuring riveting cases of obsession, lust, murder, secret lives, and sexual depravity. It showcases the chilling reality that homicide investigators know all too well: the last face most murder victims see is not that of a stranger, but of someone familiar.
Through the Eyes of a Poet: The Life and Writings of Kate Fort Codington
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,610. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Kate Fort Codington was a gracious lady of old-line Atlanta society whose roots were deeply embedded in the Victorian concept of dignity and decorum that characterized the aristocratic “Old South.” Using her poems and short stories, and a few memoirs of friends and family, Dory Codington has narrated the width and breadth of the life of this amazing woman, and the century in which she lived.
As I Walked Out Through Spain in Search of Laurie Lee
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Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by SilverWood Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One man's search through Spain in the footsteps of writer Laurie Lee.
Born Yesterday: The True Story of a Girl Born in the 20th Century but Raised in the 19th
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,410. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The book is a memoir of growing up in physical and social isolation stemming from a one-family, cult-like version of Seventh-day Adventism. Yet she shakes free from family dysfunction and spiritual abuse to develop a wholesome life grounded in faith.
Eight Ten to Charing Cross
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Price: Free! Words: 46,820. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the second part of her memoir of growing up in industrial North Kent, Jean continues her story now as a teenager in the 1950s. Yearning to escape the confines of her working class family and a mundane future as an office worker via a fast track to fame and fortune she settles for the reflected glory of typing for the rising stars of popular music and her rich fantasy life remains.
Breaking the Color Barrier: The Story of the First African American NFL Head Coach, Frederick Douglass "Fritz" Pollard
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,900. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The history of sports and race is messy. In baseball Jackie Robinson is universally touted as the first black major league player, which conveniently forgets Moses Fleetwood Walker and other players of color who appeared on 19th century diamonds. Football deals with the messiness a different way. The sport employs the term "modern era" instead. So Kenny Washington is the first black player of th
First: Three African-American Athletes That Changed the Game
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,960. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
For change to happen, there has to be someone daring enough to suffer through the negativity of being first. The three players profiled here, beat the odds and changed the game. Profiled in this book: Jackie Robinson — The first African-American baseball player Fritz Pollard — The first African-American coaches in the NFL and one of the first African-American players in the NFL Nathaniel Clif
Strange Boat - Mike Scott & The Waterboys
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: British English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Strange Boat charts the twisting and meandering journey of Mike Scott, describing the literary and spiritual references that inform his songwriting and exploring the multitude of locations and cultures in which his band, The Waterboys, have assembled and reflected in their recordings.
The Tapestry of Life : Biographies of My Grandparents
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: American English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Like most of us, I have always had the powerful desire to learn about my family history. Knowing about our past, our ancestors, and experiences that mould our lives can give us a deeper understanding of who we are and how we fit into the greater tapestry of life.