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Forgotten Stories From Spain: 1984 and the Spanish Civil War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
In 1937, George Orwell spent six months in Spain witnessing the rise and fall of the popular revolution on the streets of Barcelona. Alone amongst his contemporaries, Orwell understood what the success or failure of that Spanish Revolution would mean for the rest of the world. If you are new to Orwell or the Spanish Civil War, this introductory book will explain all you need to know.
Kamals Sange - Illustreret
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: Danish. Published: December 18, 2014 by Erik Istrup Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Lige som Neale Denald Walsch i “Guddommelige samtaler”, giver Kamal os, med sin poetiske stil, en sjælden lejlighed til at få et glimt af en søgers oplevelser i en dialog med Den Ene. Vi er vidner til hans dybe kærlighed og indføling for menneskeheden og hans ærlighed og hengivenhed for det guddommelige.
I Haven't Forgotten You
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It's all about the same feeling we all have gone through before, the teenage love. It leaves a deep impact and is always special for anyone. When we grow up, we see all the things change gradually, nothing remains the same. But what never leave are the memories treasured by the effort of twos who once lived together. Find out how it happened to the author, and how did it end.
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 1: Mahatma Gandhi
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Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
His major weapon against the Empirical British Regime was non-violent civil disobedience. Now when we see his old pictures, movies, or listen to his speeches, or watch him in movie clips of the time, it seems incredible that a frail man in a white dhoti had led India to her freedom.
Jonas Salk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
Jonas Salk, The Fight Against Polio, will introduce the young reader to one of the epic efforts of the 20th century: the campaign to find a polio vaccine. Offer a young reader to a discussion about viruses, immunity and medical ethics. Jonas Salk is more than a biography, it is snapshot of a time and place.
Poems From The Lost World - That fabled land discovered by Percy Fawcett and immortalised by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by S & S P Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Did you know that Arthur Conan Doyle’s Lost World, really exists? Would you have liked to explore and map this legendary plateau? In 1980–81, Martin Litherland did just that. He tells his story in poems, a linking narrative and stunning, photographs, manifesting the emotions as he and his indigenous companions tackle this unexplored and uninhabited tableland.
Hustle & Faith — God honors your faith and rewards your hustle!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
I am not a theologian! I did not study hermeneutics and homiletics in seminary school. I can’t exegete or eisegete text, but I can read! The bible tells me that faith without work is dead! What I’ve learned is, it will never be your season if you have not plowed. You cannot reap what you have not sown. My experience proves that God will honor your faith by rewarding your hustle.
Sassy Jane
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the true story of one man's brief encounter with the Bermuda Triangle and the events that lead up to why it was so personal.
Florence Nightingale
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
When Florence Nightingale arrived at Barrack Hospital in Scutari, during the Crimean War, rats ran freely through the corridors. Patients died from disease and infection more often than they died of war wounds. Florence recognized the role of good hygiene and skilled nursing in patient care. Her reforms saved many lives.
Tales From Behind The Fitting Room Curtain
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Preparing for sales events, tills that don’t work, the last-minute Christmas shopper and customers who take their prayer mat into the fitting room... Just a few of the day-to-day challenges of working in retail. An amusing account of life from the other side of the curtain. For those who work in retail – and for those who just love to shop.
Like It’s Fate To Be Teaching
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Series: Surfing the waves of education. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Teaching is a calling. From where I know not. May be if I find the person doing it, I will go after him with a hatchet. What's he doing any way? This ain't no walk in the park. Any way, this book is about teaching and why I got in it. The weird buzz we get from drinking and the hangover we suffer after that? I must be on something then.... and its dealing with the hangover now.
Il sapore della madeleine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,890. Language: Italian. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Alla ricerca del tempo perduto: in questo libro infinito, a mille livelli di seduzione (come la coscienza, come la memoria, come l’amore), riletto con stupore sempre rinnovato, mi chiedo se sia lecito cercare una tenera sfumatura di intimità: i cibi magici dell’infanzia e della giovinezza. Chiedo scusa a Marcel Proust se questo racconto può apparire banale .Io credo, tuttavia, che ne sorriderebbe.
Between Two Lands
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Price: Free! Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All my thoughts are written in this short book. I want to help people to believe in themselves, to stand up for what they believe in, and not let people step all over them. Each person is a unique creature, given life by God, and created to serve a purpose. He has molded each and everyone one of us.
100 Quotations from Dr. Albert Einstein
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Albert Einstein has always been my favorite physicist/scientist for many, many years. I have compiled his quotations for about 10 years. I hope you enjoy them as much as I have. I have read many of his papers. In my opinion, he is #1 in a scale of 1 to 10.
महान लेखक श्रंखला 19: जॉर्ज बर्नार्ड शॉ
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: Hindi. Published: December 1, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
आइरलैंड के महान नाटककर और लेखक जॉर्ज बर्नार्ड शॉ का जन्म २६ जुलाइ १८५६ को डब्लिन की साईंन स्ट्रीट में हुआ था। वो 'द लंडन स्कूल ऑफ एकनॉमिक्स' के सह-संस्थापक भी थे।
Brownie Wise, Tupperware Queen: A Biography
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
In 1950 a saleswoman living in Florida decided to find a fun new way to market an unexciting product – reusable food containers. She already had plenty of experience selling household goods but now she wanted to try something different, and she was after a quirky, lively way to sell things. The solution she chose was being used to sell brushes in the USA by the late 1930s, but now it’s spread t
महान लेखक श्रंखला 18: एड्गर एलेन पो
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: Hindi. Published: November 24, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
एड्गर एलेन पो अमेरिका में जन्मे महान लेखक, कवि, संपादक, और साहित्यिक समीक्षक थे। उनका जन्म १९ जनवरी १८०९ को मस्सचुस्सेट्स के बोसटन शहर में हुआ था।
The Life & Death of Ginger Rogers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Ginger Rogers. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
The Life & Death of Vivien Leigh
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Vivien Leigh. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.
The Life & Death of Bette Davis
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by One Life Books. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book is a focused biographical account of the life of Oscar Winning Hollywood actress, Bette Davis. It profiles her early life and how her career took off in Hollywood. This book also highlights her most important achievements as an actress before describing her last days and how she passed away.