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The Stargate Chronicles: Memoirs of a Psychic Spy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Joseph McMoneagle is now known as the best Operational Remote Viewer in the history of the U.S. Army's Special Project—Stargate. His intelligence collection results have never been surpassed and rarely equaled. This remarkable memoir chronicles his military career, his early life, and gives a wonderful birds-eye view into US Military politics.
Kindheit hinter Stacheldraht
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,010. Language: German. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Mindestens 122.671 Deutsche waren unter der Herrschaft Stalins von 1945 bis 1950 in Lagern in Deutschland inhaftiert. Es waren Lager wie Buchenwald, Sachsenhausen, Bautzen und andere, die zuvor schon von den Nationalsozialisten als Konzentrationslager genutzt wurden. Unter ihnen waren auch Kinder, die dort geboren wurden, lebten - und manchmal auch starben. Über sie ist dieses Buch.
The Price Of Glory: Battle of Hill 488
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,290. Language: American English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
In this book, the Battle of Hill 488 is described accurately, in action-packed detail, which you will never find in any other accounts of its history. It also explores the prices paid, and the lengths men will go to in the pursuit of glory. It contains over 100 pictures, some of actual time and location where the story takes place in Vietnam.
Diary of a Dictator -- Ferdinand & Imelda: The Last Days of Camelot
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 and represented by The Robbins Office. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
The Marcoses were once “the Kennedys of Asia,” likened to America’s beautiful and charismatic Jackie and JFK. But Camelot in the Philippines vanished amid deadly political intrigues, sex scandals, lies, spies and bribes. Today, the long-secret Marcos diary opens a rare insider’s view of the dictator couple’s lust for power and their plot to kill democracy–history that reads like a soap opera.
Ben Hur
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 198,640. Language: Spanish. Published: August 28, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Novela histórica que recrea con lujo de detalles la época y entorno social, político y económico del antiguo Israel durante la época en que vivió Jesús de Nazaret. Esta obra fue catalogada como el libro más influyente de la literatura cristiana en el siglo XX.Este es un clásico de la literatura universal que no puede faltar en la biblioteca virtual o física de todo buen lector. 100% recomendado.
Bill Gates et la saga de Microsoft
Price: $6.78 USD. Words: 129,810. Language: French. Published: July 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Biographie de Bill Gates Première biographie réalisée sur Bill Gates, ce livre a été adapté et publié dans de nombreux pays du monde : USA, Chine, Japon, Inde, Corée du Sud, Israel, Hongrie…
I PAPI - i pontefici e le profezie papali di Malachia - storia e curiosità
Price: $3.38 USD. Words: 23,260. Language: Italian. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / History
La copertina del libro Quante volte abbiamo sentito parlare delle profezie papali di Malachia? Esse vengono rispolverate ogni volta che si deve eleggere un nuovo pontefice, a maggior ragione in questa occasione, nel 2013, in cui la Chiesa cattolica sente l’approssimarsi di una sfida epocale, con il nuovo Papa Francesco che tutti sentono come vicino ai poveri.
The Lost Book of King Arthur
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,840. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
The Lost Book of King Arthur shows through maps, charts and the piecing together of lost texts, that the legendary King Arthur was very much a real king and not only were his battle sites well documented they were etched forever into the side of great chalices. These cups were treasured at Arthur's Hadrian's Wall garrison.
Burnished: Burnside Life Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 193,650. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Winner of the 2012 Global Ebook Award for Biography, this collection of life accounts from residents of Burnside Children's Homes, Sydney, was compiled by Kate Shayler. Burnished has also been nominated for the Prime Minister's Literary Awards, the Colin Roderick Prize and the NSW Premier's Literary Awards in 2012.
The Blind History Lady Presents; John Swearingen-Know Your Place Blind Boy!
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,660. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Blinded at age 13, John faced a fierce battle to receive an education as a blind youth in his home community. As an adult, he met prejudice and roadblocks to enter college, graduate, find employment as a teacher and acceptance in the state of South Carolina. Because of his own experience with discrimination, John developed a strong vision of a quality education for all, no matter what.
Boudicca
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,460. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The wrath of a Queen causes the death of one hundred and thirty thousand people, the destruction of three cities and the humiliation of an Empire. Based on the true story of Britain’s first Queen
Le figure del risorgimento senza risorgimentitori ovvero i personaggi del risorgimento visti dai loro contemporanei
Price: $3.17 $1.27 USD. (60% off!) Words: 18,240. Language: Italian. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Quanto cianciare si è fatto sul risorgimento! Chi scrive persino la parola con la “R” maiuscola, chi maledice Garibaldi. Per non parlare del fenomeno neoborbonico. Ma chi erano davvero questi personaggi che hanno in qualche modo segnato due secoli? Questo libro apre una interessante (e per certi versi divertente) finestra sul risorgimento italiano come non l’avete mai studiato.
George Gamow: The Whimsical Mind Behind the Big Bang
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,070. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » History » Biography
"George Gamow: The Whimsical Mind Behind the Big Bang" is the first complete biography of a colorful and influential physicist who instigated the modern Big Bang theory of the universe's birth. The book, rich in anecdotes reflecting Gamow's humorous and clowning side, is a detailed account of his scientific insights and contributions.
Amazing Women In History: Inspiring Stories Of 20 Women The History Books Left Out
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Read the stories of 20 amazing women in history, including pirate queen Sayyida al-Hurra, cross-dressing Civil War soldier Cathay Williams, bohemian artist Suzanne Valadon, and poet nun Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz.
Bolívar 1783-1830
Series: Historia de Colombia ยท Historia de los países latinoamericanos. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 197,800. Language: Spanish. Published: October 26, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Una de las mejores biografías que se han escrito acerca de la vida y la obra del general Simón Bolívar, Libertador de seis repúblicas y considerado el ser humano más grande que haya nacido en el continente americano.
Héros Africains - Cahier de recherches
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: French. Published: August 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Quelque soit le rêve d’un enfant, la carrière qui l’intéresse, il est important d’avoir des modèles et des exemples qu’il ou elle peut émuler. Voilà ce que cet ouvrage essaie d’offrir. Ici il s’agit des personnes qui ont hissé l’étendard de l’Afrique très haut, quelque soit leur race, leur ethnie, leur age, leur sexe, leur religion, leur idéologie et leur parcours.
Jesus of Vancouver: The Left Coast Memoirs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,910. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Biography
"Jesus of Vancouver" is a post-modern, fictionalized memoir that affords the reader personal insight into the lives of Mary and Jesus, two west coast drifters whose lives briefly intertwine. It is a dark, meandering narrative with untidy stories of the streets of Vancouver, the environmental protests of Tofino, and the beaches of the Baja. The stories are real. The names have been changed.
A Short Biography of the Scientist Sir Isaac Newton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Sir Isaac Newton was a revolutionary scholar of the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. He made discoveries in physics with the law of gravitation that governs the planets in orbit around the Sun. In mathematics, he discovered Calculus and other forms of advanced analysis that are still in widespread use today. In his private hours, he would delve into the dark world of alchemy.
SISSI La Emperatriz Isabel de Wittelsbach (Historia de una vida)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Isabel Amalia Eugenia Duquesa en Baviera. Dotada de una gran belleza física, Isabel se caracterizó por ser una persona rebelde, culta y demasiado avanzada para su tiempo. Adoraba la equitación, llegando a participar en muchos torneos. Sentía un gran aprecio por los animales; amaba a sus perros, costumbre heredada de su madre, hasta el punto de pasear con ellos por los salones de palacio.
Faith Under Fire in Sudan
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 71,590. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » History » Biography
“Christians everywhere need to be reading Faith Under Fire in Sudan. It will mobilize them to support the brave missionary movement of Frontline Fellowship in that suffering part of the world – suffering for the sake of the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.” Dr. D. James Kennnedy, President of Evangelism Explosion Author of “What if Jesus Had Never Been Born?”

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