Books tagged: biography memoirs

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Loving Me: Reclaiming My Power
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,160. Language: British English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this book, you are drawn into the life of a young black girl living in Zimbabwe, through which you get a fascinating, sometimes shocking insight into the culture, 'traditions' and true reality of living in this country during massive political changes. The health theme running throughout this book shows how the author cures the chronic headaches and allergies that plagued her life.
Bob Harmon St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
My eBook is about an early 20th century Major League Baseball pitcher who faded into obscurity after winning 23 and 18 games in the 1911 and 1912 seasons. Harmon played for the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates organizations. After his baseball career ended in 1918, he settled in Ouachita Parish, near Monroe, Louisiana. He became a successful dairy farmer and remained close to sports.
Where the Road Leads
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 52,620. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
One woman's journey through love, loss and family drama in three countries.
1880 Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Directory Topeka, Kansas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
The Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad was completed to Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1880. I have used ancestral records to compile an employee directory for A.T.& S.F.R.R. for Topeka, Kansas. The directory lists titles of railroad workers, their family members, and where the came to Kansas from. The publication will be useful for students of railroad history and those doing family ancestry profiles.
Management Experience
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography
Brian E. Niskala is a professional manager and author. He writes mainly horror and science fiction. This work is a collection of experiences and stories he has accumulated from over 20 plus years as a manager for some of the top Fortune 500 companies. These include mainly United Parcel Service (UPS), FedEx, and Airborne Express (DHL) to name a few.
The Crime Does Pay Series: Book One -- Sex, Lies and Mobile Homes (A Three-Book Series)
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Series: The CRIME DOES PAY Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,800. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The CRIME DOES PAY Series is an unvarnished record of how to avoid the pitfalls of becoming a victim by your crime-ridden employer, Nazi Judges, a de facto State and last but not least, your assigned assassins! This shocking true crime and murderous story is a riveting account that exposes ... All The Dirt! Its the first true crime series of its kind, read and live another day!
A Bricklayer's Tales
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Series: The Ray Dennis Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,200. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of ten tales that include: Angel Dust, the peculiar story of a man whose new life in America leads to conversations with Ancient Greek philosophers. Mrs McClintock, an absurd farce in which a Glaswegian couple retire to Spain, and A Bricklayer's Tale, the story of a disillusioned, alcoholic bricklayer.
Voyages Through Life: The Story of John Dunlop Allison
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Price: Free! Words: 50,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The true adventure story of life at sea in the 19th century, of wars and wives, of gold fever and greed, of death and disease, of storms and shipwrecks all over the world. John Dunlop Allison appears to have written his memoirs in 1909, as he approached ‘the allotted life of man, three score and ten’, which were discovered and transcribed over 100 years later by his great-grandson.
In Your Wildest ...
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,160. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Your Wildest ... is a chronicle of ten crazy years in the life of the author: the dramatic transition from rock 'n roll musician to missionary/pastor and his adventures on the road as a Christian gypsy during most of that time. From rock festivals to Russian battleships to Turkish jail cells and shark-infested waters, you're going to enjoy this ride!
English Yarns and Beyond
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Series: The Ray Dennis Series, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,970. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this short story collection, Gary Troia shares his adventures, travels and memoirs from his life. Anyone who has ever done building work for brutal wage slavery and wondered if they were going mad, will recognise the life of Ray Dennis, (Troia's alter ego) which evokes a vision of mind-numbing, soul-destroying workplaces and workmates.