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Leo Tolstoy - A Mini Biography
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This book is a mini biography about one of Russia's greatest writers. Leo Tolstoy wrote War and Peace and Anna Karenina. They're as loved today as they were in the 19th century when they were first published. If you don't have time to sit down and read a longer book about Tolstoy's life and his writing then this mini biography is the quick and easy way to discover fascinating facts.
Charles Dickens - A Mini Biography
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This book is a mini biography about one of England's greatest writers. Charles Dickens wrote books that are as loved today as they were in the 19th century when they were first published. If you don't have time to sit down and read a longer book about Dickens’ life and his writing then this mini biography is the quick and easy way to discover fascinating facts.
Ilha de Metarica: memórias da guerra colonial
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 17,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 21, 2015 by INDEX ebooks. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As memórias francas, por vezes imensamente divertidas, por vezes brutalmente chocantes, do percurso militar de um capitão miliciano do Exército Português, enviado para a Guerra Colonial na Guiné e em Moçambique, onde se cruzou com Spínola, Kaúlza de Arriaga e outros homens e mulheres que o marcaram para o resto da sua vida.
Stubborn Soul
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 82,540. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
The autobiography of a repressed transgender girl, struggling to find meaning and answers to life through the haze of sickness, abuse and depression.
As Far As I Remember
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 121,640. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Michael Bawtree owes his cultured start in life to the country house hotel his parents owned and managed in the 1950s. Michael developed a talent for literature and drama, after he had read English Language and Literature at Oxford took him to Canada, where he embarked on a career in the theatre. As Far As I Remember is part 1 of Michael’s story
O Segundo Armário: diário de um jovem soropositivo
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You set the price! Words: 31,050. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 19, 2015 by INDEX ebooks. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Acho que hoje morreu algo em mim. Tem morrido a cada dia e sinto que isso é bom. Talvez seja o processo natural deste luto, talvez seja o nascimento de um novo ser, sim, um Alguém. Despeço-me hoje de alguém em mim. Acordo de um sonho chamado esperança. Despeço-me dela, sem olhar para trás. Beijo a esperança. Reagente nem sempre é ruim. Hora de reagir.
Roads Taken
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 121,470. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Alan Young developed two passions early in life; music and literature. In his twenties he sought adventure in East Africa, using his academic experience to teach native Kenyans. Roads Taken is his account of those vividly remembered days in a strange land which became a second home to him and where he made friends from all races and backgrounds.
Electricity Supply, The British Experiment
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 107,750. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 1987, David Porter found himself at the centre of the energy supply revolution when he helped to form a new body created to fight for the UK’s independent electricity producers. Battles were fought and often won. Politics, rather than the paying customers, drove the industry. This book is David’s story of those eventful years
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 8: Shaheed Bhagat Singh
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Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
“Shaheedon ki chitaon par lagenge har varsh mele, Watan pe mitne walon ka yahi baki nishaan hoga.” (There will be fairs at the tombs of the martyrs every year; this is what will remain of those who die for their country.)
Sisters Born, Sisters Found: A Diversity of Voices on Sisterhood
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,920. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sisters Born, Sisters Found: A Diversity of Voices on Sisterhood reveals the core of female hearts, divulges secrets, and captures poignant, compelling, complex relationships. This vibrant collection of memoirs, short stories, essays and poems features seventy-six gifted writers from across the globe who explore the female bond (or lack thereof) in a refreshing array of tones and styles.
Foreign Service Family Style
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,220. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Narc and his family travel to a foreign land, Paraguay, where he sets up a DEA office in the American Embassy. The family enjoys and experiences new customs. Conflict comes when the Narc's idea of personal responsibility clashes with the Ambassador's policy on collateral damage.
Alex Haley's Roots: An Author's Odyssey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,890. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
In 1977, following the airing of the mega hit television mini-series Roots, its author, Alex Haley, became America’s newest “folk hero." His book was a best seller, a story had captivated the world. Alex Haley was on his way to becoming the most successful author until it all fell apart. Henig investigates the unraveling of one of America’s most successful yet enigmatic authors.
The First Book of Michael
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Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 52,600. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Syl Mortilla uses Michael Jackson’s art as a window to an understanding of the man largely considered an enigma. The book explores Michael’s evolution from pop star to global figure, with Mortilla questioning whether the people of planet Earth can afford to dismiss the totemic value of Michael Jackson’s unrivalled fame and legacy apropos its potential as an opportunity for promoting world peace.
Gracie an English Bull Terrier: A Handbook for Being Dog's Best Friend
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
30 years rehabilitating dogs barely prepared Christy for her first Bull Terrier. Add a Collie and Labrador to the mix and life could be chaotic; when it came to medical crisis and stress, these same dogs provided the encouragement to keep going. Including tips on temperament testing, feeding, and training, this memoir/handbook will resonate with dog lovers, affirming why we are dog-people.
Горячие дни холодной войны. Москва 1967-68
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: Russian. Published: January 16, 2015 by Boris Seaweed. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Воспоминания сотрудника военного атташата при посольстве США в СССР о его работе и жизни в Москве в 1967-68 годах. Перевод с английского Boris Seaweed.
70 Years of the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
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Price: Free! Words: 12,000. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 15, 2015 by Statistični urad Republike Slovenije. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In 2014, the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia (SURS) celebrated the 70th anniversary of its establishment. In these decades it evolved into an impartial and trustworthy institution with implemented quality standards. To mark this jubilee, a special publication was issued. We invite you to read or maybe just browse the new chapter on our office.
Not Another Flamin' (Love) Travel Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,710. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
THE INCIDENTS IN THIS BOOK ARE BASED ON REAL EVENTS. THE NAMES WERE CHANGED TO PROTECT THE GUILTY. Did you ever dream of taking a year off from work, to travel somewhere different and exciting – Europe perhaps? This book tells the story of a couple who did exactly that and shows how it can be done. Maybe you would not take quite the same approach to the journey that they did, though…
Humorous Incidents in My Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,520. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of shorts written by a man with many experiences and stories to share! Mario has lived a full life, filled with wit, humor, and insight. Read his stories and let him make you laugh!
Our Life Off the Grid: An Urban Couple Goes Feral
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,250. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
“Let’s do this! How hard can it be?” And, with that, David and his wife Sally, in their mid-fifties, went from being white collar urbanites to living off the grid on a remote island in the wilds of west coast British Columbia, Canada.
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 7: Georges Danton
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Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
He was born in Arcis sur Aube in northeastern France on 26th of October 1759. He was the first President of the Committee of Public Safety.