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Šapat naših predaka
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: Bosnian. Published: September 19, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
Ovo je saga o jednoj porodici koja je preživjela mnoge vijekove, progone, ratove i pad nekoliko država, a za to vrijeme dala nekoliko velikana. Ovo je priča o jednom vremenu koje nestaje i o precima čiji se snovi i nadanja prenose na nove generacije i koji preko nas i dalje žive.
Memorias de un soldado
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 86,780. Language: Spanish. Published: August 12, 2019 by Libros Nicaragua. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
No voy a escribir la historia de mi país que es Nicaragua. Ésta deben escribirla los historiadores, yo únicamente soy uno de los tantos protagonistas de ella; o mejor dicho fui parte de ella, y quisiera contar en forma modesta.
Manuelita Sáenz. Mujer de América
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Pocas mujeres en la historia de América han tenido una vida tan intensa y tan activa como la de Manuelita Sáenz y Aizpuru. Su presencia en el acontecer americano está signada por el amor, la pasión, el carácter, el desprecio al qué dirán, el valor y la resignación. Para ella los prejuicios no existieron. Por eso se emancipó cuando vio a Simón Bolívar, y lo amó y lo adoró hasta su muerte.
John Cranch: Uncommon Genius
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 92,850. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
John Cranch was born in a small Devonshire town in the same year that Gray's Elegy was published and he might so easily have been a "flower born to blush unseen."
Bohemian Skipper
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,380. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This book consist of a collection of short stories as told by me, the Bohemian Skipper, an old man of seventy-nine years who from the time I was four years old sailed with my dad, Captain Frank on the Atlas, a turn of the century wooden tugboat. And as the last surviving skipper from those by-gone years on the James River In Virginia, it is my duty to tell of our riveting and beautiful history.
The Nympho and Other Maniacs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,510. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2019 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this exciting and provocative book, Irving Wallace, one of America's most famous novelists, turns to nonfiction to tell the candid stories of more than thirty women of the last two centuries who defied the social standards of their times—sexually, politically, intellectually—rebelling against conventional behavior or ideas to go their own ways.
Skeletons On The Zahara
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,160. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2019 by author370. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The western Sahara is a baking hot and desolate place, home only to nomads and their camels, and to locusts, snails and thorny scrub.
Vida de los doce Césares
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,770. Language: Spanish. Published: April 1, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Son biografías concisas de doce césares romanos, desde Gayo Julio César hasta Domiciano. Aunque se ha criticado el exceso de anécdotas escabrosas, su ingenuidad y el interés que despierta la vida privada de los césares han hecho que esta obra escrita por Suetonio en el año 121 mantenga palpitante interés tanto paa los estudiosos de la historia universal como para el público en general.
The Last Train from Berlin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,610. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » European
The Last Train from Berlin is an account of the life of Marianne Hofmann, born May 28th, 1917 in Berlin Germany during the height of World War l. Marianne struggled through World War ll finding employment for the German military, then an internment in a Russian prison camp. Marianne moved to New York City. She married, purchased a well-known delicatessen.
The Winds of Time: An Analytical Study of the Titans who Shaped Western Civilization
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 255,590. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
"The Winds of Time" is a historical tour-de-force of Western Civilization by Rich DiSilvio. With masterful style, DiSilvio paints a fascinating historical canvas with the flare of a consummate artist. Key figures and the primary cultures that shaped the Western world are candidly analyzed, revealing both the dark and luminous sides of mankind. Written "From and For a New American Perspective."
Crying Is For Babies
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,490. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2019 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In the 1930s medicine was still very much a hit and miss affair. The surgeons were still experimenting and learning about the human body. This at a period when there was little in the way of pain relief.
The Ignorance of Bliss: An American Kid in Saigon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,110. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
“Very early in my life I became a self-appointed spy.” The Ignorance of Bliss tells the true story of ten-year-old Sandy, who moves with her American military family to Saigon, Vietnam where her father, the Colonel, serves as a military advisor to the South Vietnamese Army.
On Parr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,540. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Ralph Parr had a calling. His first flight was an airplane ride strapped on his father's lap for his fifth birthday
Conversations with a Small Boy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,450. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The years 1930 to 1950 became one of the pivotal periods of human history, containing what came to be known as “The Great Depression” and “The war that changed the world”. This book describes these two decades as they paralleled the life and times of a young Yorkshire lad, his family living in Leeds, and the lives of Britain’s working-class people.
John Locke: Philosopher of American Liberty
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 161,720. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2018 by Nordskog Publishing Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » American
Mary-Elaine Swanson has done an invaluable service for this and subsequent generations by resurrecting awareness and presenting an accurate knowledge of John Locke and his reasoning through an uncensored view of his life, writings, and incalculable influence on America. This book will help Americans understand the importance of Locke’s thinking for American constitutionalism today.
The Great Survivor: The Amazing Escapes of James VI of Scotland and I of England
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,100. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Great Survivor: The Amazing Escapes of James VI of Scotland and I of England was written largely because of the little known story of the Laird of Drumquhassle found in a family history published privately in 1875.
CB's War: A Writer’s Journey
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 98,490. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Just before the U.S. entered World War II, a young American journalist, CB Wall, traveled to wartime Germany. He was on the receiving end of bombing attacks by England's Royal Air Force and under threat of imprisonment behind enemy lines as America joined the war. CB's newspaper accounts capture the privations of war at a time when the horrors of the holocaust could not yet be known.
María Antonieta la reina decapitada por la revolución francesa
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 181,260. Language: Spanish. Published: September 15, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Quizás la biografía mas completa y apasionante de la trágica vida de María Antonieta, la bella austriaca que se casó con el cuestionado rey francés Luis XVI, cuyo pésimo gobierno estimuló la revolución francesa con la nefasta consecuencia que la pareja real fue pasada por la guillotina del régimen del terror impuesto por Maximiliano Robespierre.
Arabia Unified A Portrait of Ibn Saud
Price: Free! Words: 94,200. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Amid the plethora of works about Arabia and the Arabs written by European ‘experts’, here at last is a book which gives a Saudi Arabian’s view of his country’s’ recent past. A unique ‘insider’s’ view of Arabia, it is full of humour, anecdote and reminiscence.
Arabia Unified A Portrait of Ibn Saud
Price: Free! Words: 94,200. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Amid the plethora of works about Arabia and the Arabs written by European ‘experts’, here at last is a book which gives a Saudi Arabian’s view of his country’s’ recent past. A unique ‘insider’s’ view of Arabia, it is full of humour, anecdote and reminiscence.

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