Books tagged: memoirs

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A Diplomat's Wife at the Court of the Tsar
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You set the price! Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs of the wife of a Danish diplomat who was the last Ambassador at the Court of the Tsar in St Petersburg at the time of the Russian revolution. She had unique experiences of the Tsar and his family and provides many insights into the events of the time.
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.
Without A Song
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,200. Language: Australian English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
a jazz life; intimate and inspirational. saxophone, sydney jazz, heroin addiction, buddhism. awakening.
The Transparent Feather
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,900. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
An aspiring writer scribes the memoirs of a dying prize-winning writer from The New Yorker, Berry Morgan, in exchange for writing lessons. Both receive something more than either had expected. Berry makes peace with her own life and passes on the order while the author achieves a belated coming-of-age.
Old Geezer's Memoirs
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,800. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Joe, an elderly gentleman in his eighties, sat listening to a speaker on TV. The speaker asked his audience, "Where has your journey in life taken you? What were your challenges? How did you overcome these challenges? What are your happy memories? Have you written down your journey for your posterity to enjoy?
Mayakovski Mémoires d'Elsa Triolet 1939
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: Russian. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Мною двигало желание сохранить и перевести на родной язык Маяковского ещё один рассказ о нём, возможно самый первый из опубликованных когда-то. Напомнить русскоязычному миру о гениальном русском поэте. И посвятить эту работу своему другу Диме Смелянцеву.
Anecdotal Evidence
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,000. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Forget the travel brochures, 'Anecdotal Evidence' will have you grabbing for your passport as 'On the Road' did, having generations of adventurers hitting the highways and byways in search of unique experiences far from the beaten track.
Grandpa's Stories: The 20th Century As My Gradfather Lived It
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by Janet McNulty. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My grandfather grew up in Arizona during the 1920s and 1930s. One week after the attack on Pearl Harbor he joined the Navy. During the summer of 2012, my mother visited him and recorded his stories about growing up, World War Two, and time as an employee at the Pacific Bell Telephone Company. This is the history of the 20th century as he lived it.
Memoirs: Early Childhood 1929-1943
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by Laura Nunn. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bette James shares with us her early childhood memories of growing up during the Great Depression. Bette writes candidly about the events of her life and her feelings towards her parents, grandparents and her siblings. Memories: Early Childhood, 1929-1943, includes numerous photographs of Bette and her family, and the house where they all lived, in Mt. Wayte, Framingham, MA.
Memoirs of Ophannin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,150. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
It began with the Ophannin—Holy Angels covered with eyes who sleep not. Trek through history from before Creation, to the remaking of Heaven and earth. Based on Scripture, this story seamlessly weaves a Fantasy "Biblical Fiction" from the perspective of Angels. In a blurb, Tolkien's The Silmarillion encounters Aslan in an eleven-thousand year Angel epic.