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Who is Muhammad?
Price: Free! Words: 23,060. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
- Have you ever read about the religion of over 1.5 billion people on this planet? - Have you ever thought about why those thousands of people all over the globe are converting every day? - Have you ever heard about the true story of the prophet of Muslims, what is the meaning of the word Islam and how and when it has all started?
Fugitive of Injustice: The Biographical True Story of Two Brothers' Exemption, Induction, Suspension, Investigation, Escape and Presidential Pardon from the US Army Draft
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Nonviolent
As a full time university student, Matthew Douglas is exempt from the Vietnam War. But he's cast into the life of a fugitive which all starts after an unknown school counselor convinces him to drop a class.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 2)
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This book contains 250 stories about heroes and good Samaritans.
Stunted
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Here is a short personal narrative (for school mainly) that gives a detailed account about my social anxiety one day at a restaurant.
A Brief History Of Pink Floyd
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,620. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Pink Floyd’s rock music legacy is second to none. This account traces the group’s career from “See Emily Play” and other quirky mid ’60s compositions by initial singer Syd Barrett to their defining albums of the ’70s, The Dark Side Of The Moon and The Wall, and their swan song in the ’90s. Over four decades Pink Floyd made a distinctive and influential contribution to their times.
The Prodigy - A Biography of William Sidis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
William James Sidis (1898-1944) was born to a psychologist with some unorthodox ideas about child rearing, attended Harvard at an absurdly young age, only to fail to reach his potential. Wallace's book, the only biography of this most enigmatic of prodigies, gives us a balanced look at Sidis' up-bringing and a somewhat revisionist look at his later life.
Who Was Armer Allen?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is a short biography of a remarkable man from the Appalachians who touched many lives during his short 49 year life span. A few of the highlights of his life, including victories and defeats, are highlighted in this work.
Face Off Against A Tycoon
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 53,650. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Tax law, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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This is a true to life story…an epic battle between David and Goliath in the modern era….the first and only book on Corporate Whistleblowing in the Phils. today. At the prime of his banking career, he was “eyes and ears” of a highly powerful tycoon, Lucio Tan, who is currently the world’s 512th billionaire and 2nd richest in the country. He uncovered a multi-bi
Taking the Sea: Perilous Waters, Sunken Ships, and the True Story of the Legendary Wrecker Captains
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,390. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This book showcases the heart-beating salvages and “wondrous death-defying finales” (Kirkus Reviews) by the important wreckers. Readers will see how innovation marched to change the maritime world, and as the most acclaimed wrecker, Captain T.P.H. Whitelaw, observed: “A terrible, always hungry monster, with long white teeth is the sea. A smiling witch one day—a monster the next.”
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Volume 1
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
In February 2010 in Cordoba, Spain, Vanessa Robinet began to give birth. No one was around except her six-year-old son, Agustin, so he telephoned his father, Caesar, to come, and he stayed with his mother until she gave birth to his healthy baby brother, Matias, who weighed 3.4 kilos. Agustin said, “My mom always says that all women are in pain when they go to have a baby.”
Diary Of The Tweople
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
On June 3rd, 2011, Twitter users from all over the world wrote about their day. This ebook is a collection of the best entries from the hundreds we received!
Destination Tent City, AZ
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 43,510. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Ever since the Arizona prison Tent City was established in 1993, it has been making headlines. This “as told to” account chronicles a two-year period of a young woman’s life after she, like so many Americans, made the fateful decision to drink and drive. Her story should give readers pause the next time they decide to drive away from happy hour. Especially if they happen to be in Arizona.
The Only Candle - Ten True Stories about Afghanistan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,690. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
We are all interested in the real Afghanistan. The Only Candle is a timely collection of ten gripping true stories, behind the scenes, that illustrate the miseries and atrocities suffered by a basically peaceful nation, invaded and overtaken by the Russians thirty years ago and still yoked today by a communist regime.
PRINCE OF THE CITY -The True Story of a Cop Who Knew Too Much
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,270. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Young, enthusiastic, NYPD Det. Bob Leuci was part of the elite Special Investigating Unit which operated only against major drug dealers. Like all SIU detectives he and the team he led chose their own targets, roamed the city at will, made big seizures and were virtually unsupervised. They were great detectives. But all was not exactly as it seemed on the surface. Nor was Leuci the perfect cop.
Twin Brothers Worlds Apart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,550. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
In Words - Kevin Healey's Autobiography When I was a child I knew my brother and I were different. He was more affected with autism than I. Sometimes in my life I wished we could have changed places or swap bodies. I didn’t want him to be trapped in his own world as much as I wanted to disappear in my own world so many times.
Professor Cromer Learns to Read: A Couple’s New Life after Brain Injury
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,500. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
When a harrowing heart attack and cardiac arrest robbed Alan's brain of vital oxygen, he lost his abilities to read, write, walk, talk, think, and remember. In a flash, the successful physics professor became a brain injury survivor struggling to relearn everything he once knew. So began a seven year journey of intensive rehabilitation, combined with shaping a new identity, marriage, and life.
The Pinball Theory
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Steve Wright Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of a British man who overcame difficult early years to enjoy a successful engineering career in Asia. Following divorce, he also developed a successful bar and restaurant business. He was also a keen amateur sportsman, musician and singer. He now lives in the Philippines.
"Brotherhood of the Rejected Screenplay"
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,870. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
15 CRAZED Years Trying to Sell Alec Baldwin my original screenplay-Providence. My NY minute with Alec at NYU, my wild experiences in the Navy, pursuing Alec Baldwin (then later Billy and Stephen) with my screenplay while my life swirled out of control. During this quest-my life is completely destroyed as I build it back up, reuniting with my family/God and continuing my quest for Alec Baldwin.
You Have To Laugh Or Else You'll Cry
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This book is a biography of my late Aunt Alice, who, like millions of other people, developed Alzheimer's disease. I was responsible for her the last few years of her life after she could no longer live alone. She had quite a sense of humor and could also be difficult Anyone who has ever had a loved one with dementia and/or Alzheimer's disease will benefit from and enjoy reading this book.
Sharing Jamie's World - The Life and Love of a Child with Cystic Fibrosis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is the valiant story of the fifteen-year life of cystic fibrosis victim, Jamie Thompson, told by his father. It is also the story of how his illness and his fight against it drew his whole family together in their ardent desire to help him in his courageous battle against this affliction. The remarkable patience of his parents and brother is fortified by their enduring faith in God.