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A Crash Course On the Anatomy of Robots
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,570. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by Pangea Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
CRASH COURSE is a daring hybrid of adventure, verse, and travel fiction, framed by a chronicle of self-revelation in a pitch-perfect voice for the post-millennium. This book heralds the return of a novelist of impressive literary gifts.
A Biography of False Prophet Warren Steed Jeffs and a History of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A biography that examines the Warren Jeffs and the history of the FLDS Church. It is a historical account of polygamy, adultery, and child molestation in the name of God. You will witness his sexual perversion and lust for power as he takes away the innocence of young children and rips apart the families of his followers under the guise of ensuring salvation of his flock in the name of God.
From Fjord to Floathouse One Family’s Journey From the Farmlands of Norway to the Coast of British Columbia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
from FJORD TO FLOATHOUSE is the saga of hardy pioneers who worked and lived along the remote mainland coast of British Columbia in the first half of the twentieth century.
Robert LeFevre: "Truth is Not a Half-way Place"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,900. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Who was Robert LeFevre? One of America's famous "unknowns." He had a profound influence on tens of thousands of listeners, readers, and students. His ideas about social change, individual responsibility, and self-government offered people around the world a new perspective. Some men called him a Don Quixote. Others called him one of America's most dangerous men.
Company of Stone: A Memoir
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,650. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Best-selling author, and movie actor, John Rixey Moore explores the unexpected lessons learned in the strange but rich monasticism of forgotten men a brotherhood housed in crumbling medieval masonry, and, one shared in the dangerous rocky depths of the gold mine. An engaging adventure of discovery is full of unexpected surprises, a call to adventure that lives at the heart of human nature.
The Strange and Mysterious Life of Opal Whiteley
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Opal Irene Whiteley was born in 1897 in Washington and was raised in Oregon, and died at the Napsbury Hospital in England as a psychiatric patient, at the age of ninety-four in 1992. How did a brilliant young American girl with a passion for geology and nature study come to end her life institutionalized in England?
Memoirs of The Dream Chaser
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,120. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dreams were generated when children actually knew how to play. Follow the true-life shenanigans and misadventures of a young boy in the decades of the forties and fifties, through his memoirs of cowboys, clubhouses and Cathead biscuits.
How To Be Homeless With Grace & Style
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,700. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Formerly homeless author offers practical advice on making this difficult and dangerous lifestyle as safe and comfortable as possible. Just because you're at the lowest point of your life doesn't mean you have to be a "bum"! The second half of the book recounts the series of soul-crushing ordeals and astonishing miracles which finally delivered him out of homelessness.
Popcorn Miracles
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,560. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Popcorn Miracles are true, inspirational stories about extraordinary happenings that include healings, finding Mr. Right, money matters, work issues and more.
A Sip, a Bite, a Mouthful: A Memoir of Food and Growing Up in Shiraz
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,680. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A story of growing up in Shiraz of the 1960s told through memories of food and cuisine, A Sip, A Bite, A Mouthful contains an account of Iranian customs, passions and rituals; it depicts a vivid picture of life in pre- and post-revolutionary Iran; and it touches on experiences of Iranian expatriates and the migration of their favourite foods, feasts, tastes and eating habits to the west.
The 1950's - A Time To Grow
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Series: Memoirs, Memoirs - Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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The 1950's ushered in a tremendous time of change for Australia. As the decade rolled on, outer western Sydney gradually changed from its rural setting and steadily became urbanised. Some very early recollections of my childhood and then a description of my home town Smithfield set the mood for the rich variety of events that unfold.
Notes of Sakhalin hunter. Selected stories
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 115,950. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Фирсово – Чехов. Зимний туристический маршрут, сквозь два хребта. Первый соболь. Таёжно-промысловые охотничьи будни. Что такое соболь, как его брать. Красная икра -3. Подготовительные операции и заготовка лососевой красной икры браконьерским способом. Встречи с хозяином тайги.
Yellow Days: A Memoir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Andrew Culver had it all: a USC degree, supportive parents, an idyllic childhood, talent, and the sheer brains he would need to put the world in his pocket and take Hollywood by storm. So how did he end up working for a middle-aged Hollywood reject who made him hold up George W. Bush posters on the street? Why was he working as an underpaid Hollywood extra in an Adam Sandler movie?
Shiraz Letters
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Agnes Axtell, a teacher at the Defense Language Institute and part time teacher at San Antonio College, decided to quit her job and take a two-year leave from the college so that she could go to Iran. This move astonished in her life. This book is a collection of letters she wrote to friends and family during her stay in Iran.
Fresh Fields
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Settling in after the flurry of activity involved in our move to France we started to take stock of our local community discovering almost immediately that there were two distinct groups in the area, the French and the British. We were to be surprised how much amusement this engendered, particularly with regard to the curious behaviour of some of our compatriots.
Seven Celebrity Stories, One Ordinary Guy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,540. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Michael-John Wolfe, a Hollywood actor and a professional chauffeur, has compiled seven compelling stories of life-changing encounters with a variety of famous people.
A look at the life or hunting the Bird of Luck
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book, based on some secret of life, which I have learned beyond the ordinary life is my attempt to give people a way to personal happiness. It certainly looks too presumptuous on my part, but I do not expect that everyone who reads this book will make themselves happy. But the one who wants happiness- will achive it, I am sure.
Photographer of the Early West, the Story of Arundel Hull
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
This biography recounts the intriguing history of Arundel C. Hull one of the west's earliest photographers. In his early 20’s he captured many early images along the UP Railroad across Nebraska and thru Wyoming. In 1869, Hull and William Jackson followed the railroad on to Promontory, Utah. Later he opened his Gallery in Fremont Nebraska, becoming leader in this early mid-west town.
Revise Priorities Ahead! Life on a Spiritual Path
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 186,060. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This juicy memoir recalls an idyllic, rural child’s Innocence, N.Y Ganglands, Seattle Rock&Roll-Auto Accidents-Addiction-Out of body-Carrier Success-Violations-Brotherhoods-Seeking Truth&Freedom-Hippy Joys-Romance-Love-Pathos-Poetry&Prose-Sex-Controversy-Religion- Spirituality-Satori-Serendipity-World Travel- Building utopia-Masters&Disciples-Barely Avoiding a Waco all with Open Honesty and Humor.
George Orwell: An Introduction to the Man and his Work
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
The life and writing of novelist and essayist George Orwell, from his childhood in England to his masterpieces, Animal Farm and 1984, and finally his death from tuberculosis in 1950.