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Under Fire: An American Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 170,160. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
In this candid book, Oliver North, the man who has been at the centre of the Iran-Contra controversy tells the story of his life. He reveals the inside story behind the headlines and stresses the importance of his family and his enduring faith, which have seen him through the toughest times.
Rowing Against the Tide - A career in sport and politics
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,670. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Autobiography of sports star and politician, Martin Brandon-Bravo.
The High Price I Had To Pay: Sentenced To 12 ½ Years For Victimizing Lehman Brothers Bank
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013 by Voices International Publications Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
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The High Price I Had To Pay is a captivating real-life story written by author Jamila T. Davis, who is currently serving a 12 ½ year prison sentence. Before Lehman’s collapse, Davis was accused of being the 25 year old mastermind who defrauded the bank of millions. But Davis claims the bankers only told half the story!
Ted Grant: The Permanent Revolutionary
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 147,500. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013 by Wellred Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Ted Grant was a well-known figure in the international Marxist movement. The book covers the development of his life from his birth 100 years ago to his death in 2006. It explains the important theoretical questions and debates within Trotskyism of this period and it outlines Ted Grant's important theoretical contribution.
McCarthy for President
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,470. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Eugene McCarthy even in defeat the McCarthy movement racked up considerable success: the dramatic toppling of the President, pressure to initiate the Paris peace talks, the political involvement of most of the young generation, and a massive re-examination of the Democratic Party.
Calatorie in lumea lui Marx
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 34,760. Language: German. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
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"Traveling in Marx's world" is a book about my father's experience in the communist gulag in Romania. He, Alexander Prodan was imprisoned between 1950 and 1956 and was a victim of the famous experiment which took place in the prisions of Pitesti, Aiud and Gherla.
David Norris: Trial By Media
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
During the lead up to the 2011 Irish presidential election Joe Jackson published David Norris: Trial By Media, which tells the story of, arguably, Ireland's most controversial presidential candidate that year, Senator David Norris. The Senator has since written his autobiography, which, sadly gives only one chapter to the 2011 Irish Presidential election and omits 99% of this material.
iJuba A South African Journey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The author has drawn together his recollection of his youthful experiences on a farm in rural Natal, South Africa during the apartheid years. The narrative is a thought provoking blend of racism, humour, horror, sex, violence and social observation set in a time of social and political upheaval. The final chapter recalls the author's subsequent trip to the SA weather station on Marion Island.
Two for the Cabinet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,820. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » American
In 1981 President Ronald Reagan selected two individuals from a small Township in Southeastern Pennsylvania as members of his first cabinet. What is the story behind naming Senator Richard Schweiker and Andrew Lewis, Jr. to the cabinet? Why did they come to his attention? Why did their relationship with the President and each other affect America and change the course of history?
Why Martin Luther King Jr had to die and will Barack Hussein Obama suffer the same fate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,780. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
An investigative reporter takes a hard, deep look into the true motives behind Martin Luther ing's death and the possiblity of an attempt to assassinate Barack Hussein Obama.
John Somerset Pakington: his first 50 years
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 166,440. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
A biography of the Sir John Pakington of Westwood Park, Droitwich, born in 1799, who was MP for Droitwich, Worcestershire for 37 years. At Westminster he served on many select committees, including that investigating the Andover Union scandal. He was also much involved in Worcestershire affairs..
James Jesus Angleton: was He Right
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,970. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
A new biography of James Jesus Angleton by Edward Jay Epstein that asks the question: was he right after all? Angleton was the legendary head of CIA counterintelligence during most of the Cold War.his rise, fall, and the astounding revelations that emerged in the CIA after his death. Epstein .spent hundreds of hours interviewing him to understand the mind of this unique mind warrior.
Lady Law "The Story of Supreme Court Justice Lorna Lockwood"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,610. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Lady Law is the story of a woman born in 1903 on the southern border of the Arizona Territory, who decided at the age of ten to grow up to be a lawyer and judge like her father, and who, against all odds, did exactly that. This is the story of one woman’s rise to the top of the judicial ladder and breaking the glass ceiling by becoming the first woman justice on the Arizona State Supreme Court.
A Man's Gotta Do What A Man's Gotta Do
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 75,300. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
The life story about a 2012 Presidential Election Republican hopeful. His story, his views, his words.
Fred Who?
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 69,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Fred Karger is not your average Republican candidate for president in 2012. For one thing, he's moderate. For another, he's Jewish. And for another, he's gay. In FRED WHO, Karger--with uncommon candor and poignant humor--answers the question that everyone from Sir David Frost to Rachel Maddow, from the New York Times to Politico, has been asking: Who the hell is Fred Karger?
War at the Top (The Clock with Four Hands)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,610. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Based on the experiences of General Sir Leslie Hollis, who served at the centre of British power for nine years from 1936 to 1945. It includes first-hand accounts of the most momentous moments of WW2 with personal recollections of meetings held underground in the Cabinet War Rooms, in the USA, at the major conferences – Cairo, Tehran, Yalta and Potsdam – from the position of a true insider.
Michele Bachmann's America
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,270. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
In the first book covering the career of Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann, Minnesota-based writers William Prendergast and Christopher Truscott provide an in-depth look at a woman who has changed American politics over the last decade.
Whatever Happened to Raoul Wallenberg
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 139,470. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
This never-before told story reveals Wallenberg's detention by the Russians and relates the legal and diplomatic efforts of the author, Morris Wolff, and others to gain (or impede) his release from the Soviet Union. Playing a role in the saga are such participants as Chief Justice John Roberts, President Richard Nixon, President Ronald Reagan, Henry Kissinger and Leonid Brezhnev.
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era, California’s Initiatives
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,940. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era is the historical and biographical account of California’s Willie Brown and the era in which he served in the legislature. California’s Initiatives takes up the history of the initiative process and the manner in which it has been used in California.
Hard Choices: A Life of Tom Berger
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Pacific Place Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
A biography of the prominent Canadian lawyer, judge and politician. He is perhaps most notably recognized for his work on the Mackenzie Valley Pipeline Inquiry and his contributions to Indigenous legal rights.