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A Quaker Behind the Dream: Charlie Walker and the Civil Rights Movement
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 111,110. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This intimate, fascinating biography of Quaker visionary Charles Walker illuminates his struggles for racial justice and his role in promoting the teachings of nonviolence within the American Civil Rights Movement. This book provides a unique inside view of the training and support for the Movement that took place behind the headlines.
My Many Hats
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,920. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2020 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A Historical Autobiography: touching on nine decades tells of the Home Front; during WWII as never told before: This preschool-age memory; shares a vivid recollection of growing up in a large family; with a brilliant but handicapped father, who ran a second-hand business in wartime; as willing hands contributed to the War Effort; He also tells of his contribution toward the building of the
The Road Home
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,590. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Road Home is a collection of stories documenting a young boys adventures while growing up in a dysfunctional family. The setting covers a migration of the family from Louisiana to Indiana to South Florida and challenging events that unfolded along the way.
Insula Sacra
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,160. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2020 by Limerick Writers Centre. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Insula Sacra (Sacred Island) is a factional novel about an 18th century Limerick surgeon who pioneered methods of treating cataracts, amputation and head injuries. He also inspired the foundation of a College of Surgeons in Dublin.
Korea 65: The Forgotten War Remembered
Price: Free! Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2020 by Legacy Washington. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Korea 65: The Forgotten War Remembered features a series of oral history profiles that cast light on a forgotten conflict one that killed millions, separated families and helped shape the Pacific Northwest.
On My Own
Price: $5.00 $2.00 USD. (60% off!) Words: 111,810. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
I have had my shares of ups and downs in my turbulent life, starting on my birthday in Libya as an Italian colony, right in the middle of WWII. I like to believe that some readers will find a few of the episodes detailed in this story as either cautionary tales of what not to do, or as inspiring events on what to do.
Washington Remembers WWII
Price: Free! Words: 69,950. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2020 by Legacy Washington. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » War
Washington Remembers World War II features a dozen gripping personal stories from the global conflict that changed who we are.
The Old Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,360. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2019 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
He didn't immigrate through Ellis Island. His journey began on a Russian battleship in the Pacific. His first job wasn't in the New York sweatshops. It was laboring on the Canadian Northern Railway from Edmonton to Quebec. Astride two worlds, assimilation was a problem. But values learned early in his life led him to amazing consequences.
Departamento de Caldas en las Crónicas de Indias La campaña del mariscal Jorge Robledo
Series: Historia de Colombia. Price: $6.99 $4.89 USD. (30% off!) Words: 147,060. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
La azarosa vida del mariscal Jorge Robledo, enviado por la corona española a descubrir territorios y expoliar riquezas en el Nuevo Mundo, no es nada diferente de los avatares, intrigas, luchas intestinas, pasiones, odios y logros geopolíticos para incrementar el poder económico y político de los reyes católicos peninsulares sobre el resto de Europa. Apasionante biografia. Lectura obligatoria.
Autobiografía
Price: $9.99 $6.99 USD. (30% off!) Words: 211,810. Language: Spanish. Published: November 4, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
En la Autobiografía, Agatha Christie cuenta los años felices de la infancia en el extranjero, los devaneos amorosos de la juventud, algunas experiencias personales de sus dos matrimonios, así como los contratiempos al comenzar la carrera de escritora y la consecución gradual de su éxito. Se podría decir que es la autobiografía de alguien que supo disfrutar de la vida y al mismo tiempo el misterio
Entrepreneurs in Canada! - Who Knew?
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 59,250. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2019 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The book assesses approximately 50 Canadians from the perspective of whether they should be considered entrepreneurs within the context of Joseph Schumpeter's 5 definitions of entrepreneurial activity. These assessments are set against the background of 6 time segments that briefly describe and define Canadian economic history from the European invasion to current day.
The Four Trials of Henry Ford
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,590. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2019 by Open Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In recounting the Ford litigation, Piché examines Ford’s parallel manipulation of public media to advance his own political and narcissistic agenda to become a public sage and an American President. It follows the initial rise of his reputation as a Progressive capitalist to its ultimate erosion as a mean-spirited bigot and contributor to the propaganda that fueled the Holocaust.
Esbozo biográfico de Julio Verne
Price: $5.99 $4.19 USD. (30% off!) Words: 31,760. Language: Spanish. Published: October 21, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Breve biografía acerca de la vida y la obra del gran escritor francés Julio Verne, cuyas obras de ficción inspiraron a muchos jóvenes de los siglos XIX y XX a soñar con escenarios, que con el paso del tiempo se han ido convirtiendo en realidades materializadas por científicos, que han transformado la vida del ser humano del siglo XXI. Lectura obligada para amantes de la literatura.
"İsa'nın Sevdiği Öğrenci"den YUHANNA KİTABI
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: Turkish. Published: October 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Gospel of John was wrıtten by "the disciple whom Jesus loved." His name was John, and he was a fisherman from the town of Nazareth.
Nasiruddin Albani
Price: Free! Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Nasiruddin Albani is a giant figure among modern scholars of hadith. Born in 1914, having never pursued a degree, his passion for Islamic & hadith sciences led him to become an expert in the field. His highest achievements were the rigorous authentication and verification of almost the entire ahadith collection and his movement to revive the Sunnah of the Prophet even in the face of persecution.
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 $1.20 USD. (60% off!) 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.
Historia de Juana, reina de España apodada la loca
Price: $2.99 $2.09 USD. (30% off!) Words: 9,120. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
Breve biografía de la reina Juana de España a quien sus enemigos políticos y personales apodaron la loca, para desconocerle su legítimo derecho a ser la soberana de la corona de su reino.
Manuelita Sáenz. Mujer de América
Series: Historia de Colombia · Historia de los países latinoamericanos. Price: $7.99 $5.59 USD. (30% off!) 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.
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.

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