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Charles Lindbergh: A Short Biography - Famed Aviator and Environmentalist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Charles Lindbergh came from obscurity at only twenty-fiver years of age to become one of the most recognized men of the first half of the twentieth century. This famed aviator became a controversial figure during World War II and late in life focused his energy on conservation of the planet.
Chain4Life
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What inspired me to write this book? Maybe there are several reasons, but I put it mainly down to anger, stressful situations or maybe even revenge. Maybe emotion has to play a large role.
The Bright Gold Tornado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The Bright Gold Tornado, is about my fathers not always well thought through inventiveness. It also touches on my difficult relationship with him. The Tornado was supposed to be the solution for this particular eleven year old, but as I was sinking, I wasn't so sure.
From A Blood-Red Sea: The Last Voyage of Daniel Collins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 1 review)
The true survival story of a US sailor who, in 1824, was shipwrecked in shark-infested waters, brutally attacked by pirates, and forced to endure an epic journey across land and sea in a desperate effort to escape from the pirates, to reach civilization, and to find a way home. For fans of "The Revenant" and "In the Heart of the Sea".
The Stranger in Paradise: A Biography of Ayn Rand (Chinese Edition)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 390. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The first biography of Ayn Rand in Chinese. 首部安·兰德中文传记 “上帝的光指引朴茨茅斯的清教徒,自我的光指引新个体主义的信徒。不为宗师,便为虚无。”
Kismet, The Great Leader Of Africa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The book follows the story of Kismet, a man who went to the foreign land to serve his nation. Kismet, “the great” through his ways and teachings stole the hearts of the foreign people.
La bestia e l'uomo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: Italian. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Africa
La storia di Paul Belloni du Chaillu, il primo uomo bianco a incontrare un gorilla. Dalle foreste del Gabon, alla Londra vittoriana eccitata dalle teorie di Darwin, all'America dei circhi delle meraviglie: la storia di un uomo che ebbe molte patrie, ma morì senza una bandiera.
Dave (A True Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: British English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
'Dave (A True Story) refers to a most interesting experience Elizabeth and I incurred recently. It is the story of human kindness and generosity without restriction or condition that we received from a total stranger.That stranger was a first nation Piikani gentleman who works at the UNESCO World Heritage Site 'Head Smashed in Buffalo Jump' near Fort MacLeod, Southern Alberta, Canada.
Sherman Weaver Autobiography
Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
My autobiography, by Ralph Sherman Weaver.
Pilgrimage 朝圣之旅
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
This is the Mandarin edition of WALKING FOR PEACE, AN INNER JOURNEY. 朝圣之旅》是一本真实的传记,记录了作者莫妮·多吉和她的丈夫阿尔贝托·阿格拉索历时13个月,徒步穿越13个国家,跨越欧洲大陆去朝圣,在路上寻找自己心灵答案的经历。 她曾订过为期一年的不定期机桑,起点是埃及。她曾晚上爬上金字塔,白天骑着骆驼穿越沙漠。她曾在卡帕多西亚的洞穴里沉思,在伊斯坦布尔跨越欧洲和亚洲。她曾在地中海的沙滩上游荡,听大自然低声诉说它们的秘密,展现它们美丽的瞬间。但只有这场始于罗马的朝圣之旅,让她找到了内心的和平,以及,遇见她一生的伴侣--阿尔贝托。在这长达13个月的徒步旅行中,他们经历了烈日、酷寒、饥饿、疲惫与创伤,他们经历了至亲去世、朋友争执、世人的不理解,他们经历了迷茫、恐惧、悲伤......
Peter Thiel: Players, Companies, Life
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Investigative journalist Richard Byrne Reilly has published the first biography of Peter Thiel, the controversial billionaire and contrarian behind some of the world's most powerful and disruptive technology companies. "Peter Thiel: Players, Companies, Life," is an unauthorized microbiography that gives the reader a glimpse into the complex mind behind one of the co-founders of PayPal.
a second chance at life
Price: $20.99 USD. Words: 390. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
self help book
Vasco De Nunez Balboa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Europe
Vasco De Nunez Balboa journeyed to Santa Maria del Darien in a cask on board one of Francisco de Enciso's ships. Balboa was merely a deck hand after he revealed himself to a most surprised captain. It is lucky for Vasco De Nunez that he wasn't left by Enciso on a desert island. Balboa made it to Darien and became a favorite of the crew. Following an insurrection he rose to lead what is now Panama.
Jon Krakauer's Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This is a Summary of Jon Krakauer's Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster By writing Into Thin Air, Krakauer may have hoped to exorcise some of his own demons and lay to rest some of the painful questions that still surround the event. This summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book but don't have the current time to devour all 368 pages.
Photos of Istanbul & Ephesus
Series: Alexander County Abroad. Price: Free! Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a companion book to “Italy, Egypt, Turkey, Oh My!” in the Alexander Co. Abroad series. A book filled with photos from Turkey as we explored Istanbul, the city that bridges Europe and Asia and the ancient city ruins of Ephesus near the town of Selcuk in the Izmir province.
Photos of Venice and Rome
Series: Alexander County Abroad. Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This is a companion book to “Italy, Egypt, Turkey, Oh My!” in the Alexander Co. Abroad series. A book filled with photos from Italy as we explored Venice and Rome, one of our first trips abroad after moving to the U.A.E.
Jasper and Van
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 1 review)
Short simple memoirs of my life growing up in Houston, Texas. In this very short story, two young whimsical boys go off on an adventure to find monsters.
CHAPTER 40: A story of resilience
Price: Free! Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The book is a recollection of my life and the story of resilience. It chronicles my birth, my growing up, challenges and triumphs so far
Чалавек, які збіраў камяні
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,130. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 21, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
У кнізе расказваецца пра жыццёвы шлях нашага суайчынніка Ігната Дамейкі (1802—1889) — геолага, мінералога, даследніка Чылі, рэктара Чылійскага ўніверсітэта ў Сант’яга, нацыянальнага героя гэтай паўднёва-амерыканскай краіны.
childhood
Price: $7.03 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
every thing about childhood

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