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Sir Isaac Newton - The Truth About The Genius
By Matt Green
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
In this book, we will discuss the discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton and their importance to us today.We will also learn about Newton’s view of the creator and the scriptures and we will see that this great intellect was not just a man of science but a man of God.
What's So Great About Jane Goodall? A Biography of Jane Goodall Just For Kids!
By Blake Bibbins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Most people today know about Jane Goodall because of her incredible work with chimpanzees in the Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania. They may also know about her efforts to educate people about environmental conservation and the need to respect animals. But what few people know is that, throughout her life, Jane Goodall has been a woman shaped by Africa. She grew up thinking about Africa; she
Los Enigmas de Turing
By Eduardo Diaz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: Spanish. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
Este pequeño libro explora la figura de Alan Turing, el brillante matemático y científico inglés, considerado por muchos el padre de la computación. Un hombre notable cuyo trabajo permitió el desarrollo del computador moderno. Algunos han dicho que es una de las figuras más importantes del siglo XX.
Einstein: Top Truths and Lies
By Waldon Volpiceli Alves
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: American English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Was Einstein a great genius or plagiarized his discoveries? (all of the polemics involving physicists who accused Einstein of plagiarizing Poincaré. Is it true?) Was Einstein religious or atheist? Did Einstein helped build the atomic bomb? (this book the backstage from arms race between the United States, Britain and the Nazis for obtaining the atomic bomb).
Inventors You Should Know: Profiles for Kids
By KidLit-O
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
This book contains six short profiles of six famous inventors. Included profiles: Alexander Graham Bell Edwin Land George Westinghouse Jerome Lemelson Nikola Tesla Thomas Edison
Stormy Genius: The Life of Aviation's Maverick Bill Lear
By Richard Rashke
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,850. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
"Reckless, abrasive, egocentric, conniving, wife-cheater...indeed a genius...Interesting reading for all..." The Witchita Eagle-Beacon
Steve Jobs for Kids: A Biography of Steve Jobs Just for Kids!
By KidLit-O
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
He was one of the most brilliant men in the world. Without him, there would be no iPad’s, iPhones, or Macbooks. But who was he really? This book, just for kids, will look at his childhood, education, marriage and work to see what made him who he was! KidLit-o is a leading electronic publisher in children’s books; each month, it publishes several history, science and language arts books.
Reflections of a Lifetime
By Robert Carney
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,150. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.
Pages from the Eternal Glory | صفحات من المجد الخالد
By Mohammad Amin Sheikho
Price: Free! Words: 87,410. Language: Arabic. Published: May 8, 2013 by amin-sheikho.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
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
Living Legend Stephen Hawking (A Brief Biography)
By Mahesh Dutt Sharma
Price: $1.12 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Stephen Hawking was a handicap for his life time yet only on his will power and self confidence he was one of most well known scientist. His own desire to live was another plus point of his successful life. People will ask if it is necessary for a scientist to be a famous personality.
Stephen Hawking: Riddles of Time & Space
By Bluewater Productions
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Stephen Hawking is one of the most brilliant minds of this century. Bluewater Productions is bringing you his life story in this unique comic book format. Find out all about the man the myth and the legend!
Nikola Tesla: Imagination and the Man That Invented the 20th Century
By Sean Patrick
Price: Free! Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by Oculus Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
If you want to learn about one of history’s most fascinating minds and uncover some of his secrets of imagination—secrets that enabled him to invent machines light years ahead of his time and literally bring light to the world—then you want to read this book. Imagination amplifies and colors every other element of genius, and unlocks our potential for understanding and ability. It’s no coincide
War of the Currents
By Alfonso Borello
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
HE TURNED NIGHT into day with the invention of alternating current which is still the standard today; he was the father of over one hundred patents, his genius was overshadowed by malefic individuals who called him a quintessential mad scientist; he was ripped off by Thomas Edison for fifty thousand dollars, and the FBI had a large dossier of him which later disappeared. In 1943 he was found dead.
Steve Jobs: Ten Lessons in Leadership
By Michael Essany
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
"Steve Jobs: Ten Lessons in Leadership" is the work of national bestselling author and veteran tech news reporter Michael Essany. It explores the philosophies and values preached and practiced by Jobs throughout his career, though only some have been well-known until now. These are the ten lessons in leadership as exemplified by the incomparable life and legacy of Steve Jobs.
Twelve Inventors Who Changed the World
By Kevin Roe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,000. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
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.
Cannabis Cures Cancer?
By Steven Hager
Series: Adventures in Journalism, Book 11. You set the price! Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
0.5 star(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Does cannabis cure cancer? There are many stories but little scientifically verifiable evidence. Cancer is a big subject and easily misunderstood. But there is no doubt cannabis has anti-cancer effects, so why does the US government pretend it has no legitimate medical uses?
Desire and Faith
By Bubba B. Goode
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is about believing and achieving and winning against MS
Open Wide: Dr. Mark Manhart's Journey in Dentistry, Theatre, Education, Family, and Life
By Leo Biga
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 74,370. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: 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.
Surgery on conscious patients by Dr Naga of Burma
By Heiko Rudolph
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Surgery under local anaesthesia, Dr Naga (Thein Llaing) performed surgery in the Nagaland hills using only a local anaesthetic. He operated on his patients while they were conscious and obtained feedback from them during the operation. He would ask his patients to sing or speak while he operated, both to help them and to assist his surgery.
Marconi - His life with images
By Barbara Valotti
Price: Free! Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by Andrea Carbone. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Marconi's life in chronological order through the milestones of his surprising career as an inventor and enterpreneur