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Chatsworth and the Duchesses of Devonshire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
As individuals, the Duchesses of Devonshire have made their mark on history, politics, and English high society. Collectively, they are a force which has made an indelible print on the conservation of their home at Chatsworth. With this book you will unlock the stories of these amazing women and get a room by room tour of Chatsworth.
An Artist's Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
An account of an ordinary artist's life in the extraordinary world of art. The vivid descriptions of the world about her, whether it be people with whom she works or sees on her daily commute, or the landscape and townscape through which she travels could only come from an artist with a keen eye for detail.
BATTLING A BRAIN INJURY: The Life That Kack Built
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,110. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
On 01.01.2010 I incurred a very severe Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) whilst walking as an innocent pedestrian beside the A406 (North Circular) in North London. Confidently I can say that a brain injury is not something that I should even wish on my worst enemy.
Better A Friend Than A Foe!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
An interesting, factual account of just one NATIONAL SERVICEMAN'S experiences during his service in Malaysia during 1951-1953, a period within the MALAYAN EMERGENCY.
My Fairholme Road Days
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,940. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
‘Shakespeare said that the world is a stage; well, 29, Fairholme Road was a stage and we had some characteristic actors come and go... the performance was life itself.' In this gritty and often poignant account of life as a landlord's son in a guesthouse in West London from the 1950s onwards, Michael O'Mahony introduces us to some truly memorable characters and scenes.
Danny Boy Stories and Commentary
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A look into the mind of an Indiana Tea Party leader and author, and some events of the 40’s and 50’s he remembers. Plus, some of his political commentary in the second half of this publication. The unedited ramblings, bits and pieces, are things remembered, through the eyes of a child growing up and as a young adult.
Once Upon an Ever After
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,140. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Set after the events of Blount's debut memoir, Once Upon A Road Trip, this short story anthology focuses on the unusual courtship of Angeli and Vincent.
Les Chansons des Rolling Stones
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: French. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
« Satisfaction », « Jumpin’Jack Flash », « Sympathy for the Devil », « Angie », « Paint it black », « Start me up », « Ruby Tuesday », « Miss You »… La seule évocation de ces titre suffit à susciter une émotion, à transporter l’âme vers des cimes où elle se sent bien. Dans ce livre, nous découvrons que ces chansons que nous aimons tant ont eu une histoire passionnante,..
What About Your Saucepans?
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,700. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Summertime Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Lindsay de Feliz walked away from an enviable lifestyle – marriage, successful career, expensive holidays, designer clothes, fast cars – to pursue her dream of being a scuba diving instructor. She could not have predicted the journey ahead when she arrived in the heat, sunshine and vibrant culture of the Dominican Republic.
Life Is Not Enough: The Memoir of a Contented Man
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life Is Not Enough tells how author Bob Brown discovered the reason why to get out of bed in the morning. This memoir describes the moment that stimulated this search, his intellectual and emotional guides, and what he learned over his fifty years of answering the big question.
So You Returned to Sark
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In ‘So You Returned to Sark’ Chris’ marriage comes to a dramatic head. She returns to Sark with ‘the love of her life,’ Peter, and begins a very different existence to the one she had earlier when she ran a guest house and smallholding in this tiny Feudal Island just off the French coast. She is the district nurse and trains as a homeopath, visiting patients by bike as there are no cars.
en daim noirVeste
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: Canadian French. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Lundi matin. Je me réveille de mon somme et regarde l’heure de la voiture : 2 h 30. Veste en daim noire. Une fois émergé, je réalise que j’attends 2 amies comme si j’étais leur chauffeur. C’est à ce moment précis que je décide alors de rentrer chez moi. Je laisse Angela et ma veste préférée alors qu’elle a oublié son paquet de cigarettes dans ma voiture. Quid Pro Quo. Je me demande quand je vai
George Glamack Star Center National Basketball League
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
My book looks at George Glamack as a college and pro basketball player. Before the NBA was formed, 1949-50, there was the National Basketball League, the American Basketball League and the Basketball Association of America. Glamack was a fine center/forward on Rochester Royals teams that won NBL titles in 1946 and '47. This was a time when pro players played in less than state of the art gyms.
Adventure to the New World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,400. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Adventure to the New World is an interesting real life story of a typical Vietnamese person who grew up in North Vietnam during the Vietnam War. He had escaped out of Vietnam in a small sail boat and had traveled many days out at sea before reaching the Free World. This rich and moving story narrates his life during the war time, the escaping journey, and how he had arrived to the New World.
The story about Rene
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Price: $8.40 USD. Words: 34,040. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book is about Rene who lived in Kalapaluwawa a village in Sri Lanka, the island country off the southern coast of India that was once known as Ceylon. Brian Wicklin is the author and the next youngest of Rene's 6 children. He lives in Sweden.
On To The Summit
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Price: Free! Words: 56,790. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by WEC Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This book takes us on a journey as we read about the life of Len Moules. For those who like adventure then this is a great book to read as we visit Tibet and his experiences there. Len is very honest and hides nothing from us. He shares his weaknesses and how he grew in Christ as he leaned more and more on him.
Peach Cobbler for Breakfast - Surviving a Life-Altering Event
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Sheila Moore Thornburg Dobbie lived the experience of loss, came up with a plan for survival and achieved her recovery. Peach Cobbler for Breakfast is a story of love and loss. It is laughter through tears and overcoming fears. It is indescribable grief and pain beyond belief. It is joy and recovery through new discoveries. It is survival.
Aquel que Une el Cielo y la Tierra
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,630. Language: Spanish. Published: October 28, 2014 by Byakko Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Filósofo Japonés y líder espiritual, Masahisa Goi describe aqui su propia vida, desde su infancia y juventud, y su madurez durante y despues de la Segunda Guerra Mundial, hasta las experiencias y el entrenamiento que lo llevó a su despertar espiritual. El título " Aquel que Une el Cielo y la Tierra" representa la unificación del ser divino o celestial del Señor Goi, con su ser físico o terrenal.
God The Devil And I
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,050. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A biography-memoir of Jack Jones. Born an orphaned runt, mute and into poverty. Based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. Called by God to be a warrior to fight beasts and evil forces. An incomprehensible extraordinary journey ensues. Facing enemies, antagonists and detractors.
Послевоенное детство на Смоленщине
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: Russian. Published: October 27, 2014 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Первая книга автобиографического цикла «Человек и история», где автор пытается осмыслить собственную жизнь в контексте истории нашей страны, посвящена послевоенному детству в деревне Тыкали на Смоленщине. Авторская картина эпохи, сложенная из фрагментов, трагических и радостных событий, бытовых мелочей, деталей, сохранённых детской памятью.