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Autobiography of Gnani Purush Dadashri - Gnani Purush Dadashri
Price: Free! Words: 24,340. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Gnani Purush is the One for whom nothing remains to be known or experienced. This is the autobiography of Gnani Purush Dadashri who has given the easy direct way to experience the eternal Self with its glorious beauty and bliss within 2 hours. This science is called Akram Vignan. Dadashri did not write any words. His simple words here reveal the amazing presence that transcends time and history.
Pages from the Eternal Glory | صفحات من المجد الخالد
Price: Free! Words: 87,410. Language: Arabic. Published: May 8, 2013 by Amin-sheikho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
The Life of the Great Humane Eminent Scholar Mohammad Amin Sheikho, Volume –1– | سيرة حياة العلامة الإنساني الكبير محمد أمين شيخو قدس سره، المجلد الأول
FitzRoy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
The Remarkable Story of Darwin's Captain and the Invention of the Weather Forecast The name of Robert FitzRoy, captain of the Beagle, is forever linked with that of his most famous passenger, Charles Darwin. This exceptionally interesting biography brings FitzRoy out of Darwin's shadow for the first time, revealing a man who experienced high adventure, and suffered tragic disappointments.
Stormy Genius: The Life of Aviation's Maverick Bill Lear
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,850. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Reckless, abrasive, egocentric, conniving, wife-cheater...indeed a genius...Interesting reading for all..." The Witchita Eagle-Beacon
Twelve Inventors Who Changed the World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,000. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This book discusses several virtually unknown but amazing inventors and also provides incredibly impressive but little known histories of some recognized inventors. The entire technology of the world we live in today is quite literally built on the work of these individuals. A study of their achievements and the reasons for their achievements despite huge obstacles is worthwhile for anyone.
Ten of the Greatest Inventors Throughout Our History Part 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,140. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
This ebook consists of 10 of the greatest inventors of our time. They are: Alexander Graham Bell, Benjamin Franklin, Galileo Galilei, Jonathan Ive, Leonardo da Vinci, Marie Curie, Nikola Tesla, Richard Feynman, The Wright brothers and Thomas Edison.
Cipherman ~ An Experience that Can Change the World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,180. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Fiction » Biographical
Biography of an exceptional contemporary. A discovery that we still need to find explanation for and a sad truth of honorable solitude of genius. Bravery of sacrifice in the face of unknown and a humble life in exchange for a peaceful conscience. The story of a loyal man facing the truth that most of us cast aside in fear to be considered insane.
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.
Ich aber erforsche das Leben. Die Lebensgeschichte des Jean-Henri Fabre
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,340. Language: German. Published: February 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Lange Zeit vergessen, gilt der Naturforscher Jean-Henri Fabre (1823-1915) heute als Vorbild einer sanften Wissenschaft und eines anderen Umgangs mit der Natur. Vom Töten und Sezieren im Dienste der Wissenschaft hielt er wenig; Fabre praktizierte vielmehr das geduldige und unermüdliche Beobachten des Verhaltens von Insekten. Focus Bestenliste 27/95
Flying Sand Dollars, Left-handed Crabs, Giant Earwigs, and Other Curiosities
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,950. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
In this uniquely personal collection of essays a self-proclaimed “incorrigible” and sometimes politically incorrect, biologist merges autobiography and history with accounts of intriguing animals and plants.
Reflections of a Lifetime
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,150. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Memoir after being born in a tenement section of New York City during the Great Depression and WWII. Contributions to emerging aerospace, semiconductor and computer industries. Extensive tourist travel to six continents.
Innovation: Awesome Inventions: Inventors & Business Ideas that Changed the World
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,170. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
From the bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, New World Order, 9/11 Conspiracy, Pop Goes the Weasel and many more.... Read about the men and women who changed the world, after being told 'that's a terrible idea, it will never work.'
Mi Biografía, El Oro Negro y El Oro Verde
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,210. Language: Spanish. Published: November 1, 2016 by thelittlefrench@zoho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
El contenido es el producto de la inquieta y fértil mente, del buen amigo Edalfo, para quien deseo muchos lectores y espero encuentren en sus páginas, valiosas enseñanzas, de voluntad, esfuerzos, constancia, tenacidad, amor y experiencias.   
Microbes, Music and Me
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 136,410. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Microbiology and jazz music aren't a common duet but for Professor John Postgate they are the two subjects that define his lifetime. John, brother of Oliver who created the beloved Children's shows Bagpuss and Clangers, describes his autobiography as "a book about doing science" and describes in entertaining detail the account of his life.
Open Wide: Dr. Mark Manhart's Journey in Dentistry, Theatre, Education, Family, and Life
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 74,370. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Mark Manhart's memoir takes the reader through his "open life" and his "secret life". A highly trained dentist who is actively engaged in developing new treatments and therapies, his inner passion, which keeps him charged, is his involvement in theatre as a playwright, director, and sometimes an actor.
Charles Babbage from the Beginning
Price: $3.83 USD. Words: 32,730. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
This is a three part story. Firstly Charles Babbage's ancestors through the ages, secondly, his own history - his life as a child and a teenager (and also his family life and his relationship with the remarkable Ada Bryon), and thirdly what inspired him to want to build a computer and his life as an inventor.
Darcy Clare
Series: Hacking Time.... Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,590. Language: American English. Published: June 7, 2018 by Wibbla Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
And now in this fourth book-“Darcy Clare”-we do a U-turn out of the cemetery and perambulate back into the higher-ground of sunlit vitality, showing how the Periodic Table structure-of-time can be blended with a popularized, but scientifically well-disciplined cosmology to discern a natural direction in one’s life “vector pectoralis”? and then capitalizing on this through “temporal circumspection.
Turing: The Tragic Life of Alan Turing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Hundreds of movies and thousands of books have been written about the heroes of World War II. For dozens of years, however, few people knew about one of the greatest heroes of the war—a mild-mannered, eccentric mathematician from the University of Cambridge. This man, an undeniable genius whose later life was plagued by controversy and tragedy, probably played a greater role in the eventual Alli
Tesla: The Forgotten Genius of Electricity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,090. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2017 by Library House Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was an inventor, mechanical engineer, and electrical engineer. He was an important contributor to the birth of commercial electricity, and is best known for his many revolutionary developments in the field of electromagnetism in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This is his story.
Untwined, a Memoir, Joan in the Snake Pit
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 94,500. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Joan, unheard as a child and young adult, finds her voice and tells her story of survival. She is torn between diverse cultures in Berlin, Germany and Seattle. She reveals secrets in life, love and academic science— capturing the harassment and dishonesty during a mediation in the office of the Ombudsman, aftermaths of unrequited love, the story of a love child whose father remained a secret.