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The Red Priest: The Life of Antonio Vivaldi
By LifeCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Born in Venice, Italy, Antonio Vivaldi was one of the most influential and highly regarded Baroque composers, although his fame blazed only briefly. He is most remembered for his concertos, particularly “The Four Seasons,” but his overall production was enormous, ranging from orchestral and vocal music for both secular and church settings, as well as opera scores and libretti. In addition, Vivald
La cattedrale di Chartres, Gaudí e la Sagrada Família
By Josep Maria Tarragona
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: Italian. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
NotreDame di Chartres e la Sagrada Família di Barcellona rappresentano due pietre miliari dell'architettura e dell'umanità, legate tra loro, nonostrante i sei secoli che le separano, da una stretta relazione. Entrambi i monumenti racchiudono un profondo messaggio che può rimanere nascosto a un turista superificiale, ma che persone esperte che ne sappiano comprendere il linguaggio possono decifrar.
The Fantastic Mr. Anderson: A Biography of Wes Anderson
By LifeCaps
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever since "Bottle Rocket" charmed it's way onto movie screens across the country in 1996, Wes Anderson's unique and creative style of filmmaking has captivated audiences worldwide. Much has been written about his movies, but little has been written about the man. This short biography gives you an inside look at the person behind the movies. It also will look briefly at the techniques and style
Sylvester Stallone: The action Superstar´s Life and Career
By Todd Gleason
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
The Superstar Born on July 6, 1946, in New York City, Sylvester Stallone is one of the most prominent Hollywood action stars of all time, playing such renowned characters as John Rambo and Rocky Balboa. Stallone got his beginning creating and starring in Rocky. The movie was a smash, getting 10 Oscar nods and winning for Finest Image.
Joseph Gordon – Levitt: Life and Career
By Todd Gleason
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013 by Norel Spence. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Life in Detail Don't look now, but that nerdy kid with the bad '90s hair from 3rd Rock from the Sun is all grown up. Joseph Gordon-Levitt-- who rose to popularity on the strength of the prominent comedy-- went from dorky kid actor to smoldering leading man in what feels like a heartbeat. After beating indiedom with films like Mysterious Skin and Brick.
Shania Twain Biography Her Life and Career
By Cindy Vincent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Essential Information Arising in the mid - '90s, Shania Twain became the most preferred nation songs artist given that Garth Brooks. Skillfully fusing mainstream, AOR rock manufacturing with country-pop, Twain and her producer/husband, Robert John "Mutt" Lange, produced a commercial juggernaut with her 2nd album, The Woman in Me.
Nelly Furtado Biography: The Music Sensation´s Life and Career
By Cindy Vincent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Profile Born in Victoria, British Columbia on December 12, 1978, Nelly Kim Furtado expanded up in a musical household with her Portuguese moms and dads. At 18, she entered a skill competitors and was uncovered by an impresario. This resulted in a record contract and her very first album Whoa, Nelly! in 2000. Hit songs include "I resemble a" (2000), "Promiscuous" (2006) and "Say it Right" (2007).
Derek Jeter: Yankee Captain
By Todd Gleason
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
The Captain Derek Jeter was born on June 26, 1974, in Pequannock, New Jersey. He was drafted by the Yankees in 1992. Throughout 1996, his first full period in the majors, his performance helped the Yankees win the World Series against the Braves. Since then, he's seen the Yankees to Globe Series wins in 1998, 1999, and 2000
Eric Clapton Raw: Legendary Guitarist and Singer
By Cindy Vincent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
After leaving the Bluesbreakers for a second and final time in July 1966, Eric joined Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker to form Cream. Comprehensive touring in the UNITED STATE and three solid albums - Fresh Cream, Disraeli Gears, and Wheels of Fire - delivered the band worldwide acclaim. While a member of Cream, he cemented his track record as rock's top guitar player.
La musique des années hippie - de Good Vibrations à Dark Side of the Moon
By Daniel Ichbiah
Price: $1.28 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: French. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
La musique rock des années hippie : progressive, expérimentale, au-delà des limites... De Good Vibrations à Dark Side of the Moon
Big Eyes and All: The Unofficial Biography of Margaret Keane
By BookCaps
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Margaret Keane is one of America's most beloved modern artists. Her influence is seen in everything from Woody Allen's "Sleeper" to Weird Al Yankovic's song "Velvet Elvis." While her paintings are well known, few people know about the trouble life she led or her road to redemption. Find out more about her fascinating life and work in this short biography.
Will Ferrell Bio and Movie Guide
By Marvin Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013 by CATEK International. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
A comprehensive guide to the life and career of Will Ferrell. Covers his film and TV career thoroughly.
La catedral de Chartres, Gaudí i la Sagrada Família
By Josep Maria Tarragona
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: Catalan. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Notre-Dame de Chartres i la Sagrada Família de Barcelona són dues fites de l’arquitectura i de la humanitat que, malgrat els sis segles que les separen, tenen una sorprenent relació. Ambdós monuments amaguen un profund missatge que pot passar desapercebut al turista superficial, però que pot ser desxifrat per les persones cultes que en coneguin els codis, seguint la llum del sol.
Pop Queen Madona Secrets Exposed
By pubudu gunathilake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Madonna August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, director, dancer, and entrepreneur. She has sold more than 300 million records worldwide and is recognized as theworld's best-selling female recording artist in history by Guinness World Records.
Pop Queen Madona Secrets Exposed
By pubudu gunathilake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Madonna August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, director, dancer, and entrepreneur. She has sold more than 300 million records worldwide and is recognized as theworld's best-selling female recording artist in history by Guinness World Records.
The Life and Times of Nathaniel Hawthorne
By BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Nathaniel Hawthorne is considered one of the greatest American authors of all time; you know his work, but what about his life? Find out about the life and times of Nathaniel Hawthorne in this short work.
The Life and Times of Kate Chopin
By BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Kate Chopin considered one of the forerunners of feminist authors; but little has been wrote about her life. This book looks briefly at the life and times of Chopin.
Photographer of the Early West, the Story of Arundel Hull
By Eugene Miller
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.
The Lone Ranger: The Unofficial Biography (Reference)
By BookCaps
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
For over 75 years, the Lone Ranger and his companion Tonto have been an active part of pop culture. This book traces the Lone Ranger from his early days on WXYZ radio and continues to the present day with the upcoming release of Disney's "The Lone Ranger" starring Johnny Depp. Along the way it gives plenty of trivia and gossip and the heroic character.
Guru Dutt and Sahib Bibi aur Ghulam
By Sagarika Publication
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Vasanth Kumar Shivashankar Padukone, popularly known as Guru Dutt, was an Indian film director, producer and actor.