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Arabian Knights - Volume 1
Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 1 · Arabian Knights, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
An interesting collection of stories about the adventures and misadventures of ordinary, famous and infamous real Arabian Knights. Included are the stories of Antarah bin Shaddad, a slave who became a legend; Hatim Al-Taaee, a bedouin who set the standard for generosity; Al-Numan bin Al-Munthir, a king whose boredom causes him to toy with people's lives. Come glimpse some Middle Eastern history!
БП. Между Прошлым и будущим. Книга вторая
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 183,040. Language: Russian. Published: January 30, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Я листаю эту книгу не первый вечер под часами, идущими вспять. Я и сама – на мосту, взгорбленном над Настоящим. Вздыбленном поверх него. Но опоры- то моста – именно здесь, рядом со мной, с нами, в нашем сегодняшнем дне.
Jack Stories
Price: Free! Words: 21,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Jack Jordan Ammann Jr. touched many lives with his generosity, strong personality, loyalty, kindness, and humor. After Jack's death, friends shared their favorite “Jack stories,” funny and serious, short and long. Enjoy favorite memories of a special man.
Haywire My Life in the Mines
Price: Free! Words: 51,560. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This autobiographical book describes the author's family through war and depression, and goes on to relate his experiences underground in the late 1960's and early 1970's. It is written from the point of view of the average Joe who went underground when he was eighteen and didn't know what he was getting into. The author considers himself lucky to have survived those years.
Signature with Love
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Based on the true story of Mustapha, Salima and the cats that had entered their lives
Never Give Up Son
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
"Never Give Up, Son" is a book that tells the story of the author’s mother and father, but also hits a lot on mental illness and racism. The author explains why the murder of a politician was not the City of Griffith’s greatest tragedy, but rather the mysterious disappearance of Paulo Lorenzo Guerra, who was incarcerated in a mental asylum for forty years. The author believes that racism is a form
A World Torn Asunder: The Life and Triumph of Constantin C. Giurescu
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A biography of Constantin Giurescu, Romania’s leading historian who in a war-torn Romania is confined to the notorious Sighet penitentiary. His diary was put in a glass jar, buried, then smuggled out by Dr. Paul E. Michelson—who does the FOREWORD for this book). An account from the turn of the century to the fall of Communism, the sellout of Eastern Europe and finally, the rise of modern Romania.
The Jam: Sounds From The Street
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 80,130. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Soul & R 'n B, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
The Jam emerged from the punk explosion of 1977, combining the energy of that movement with the musical values and styles of the previous generation’s mod icons. This is the inside story of Paul Weller, Bruce Foxton, and Rick Buckler’s rise to fame, their brief but momentous reign, and their shocking decision to quit at the peak of their success.
My Bitter Life
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An account of an aunts life as given to her nephew......A wasted and sad life, but one that merits recognition, despite the sadness of it all
Graceland Cemetery: A Tour of Chicago History
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,370. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"Graceland Cemetery: A Tour of Chicago History" is a walking tour of one of the city's most beautiful and historic locations, and provides specific directions to find the final resting places of nearly three dozen people who helped to make Chicago the city it is today, including business and political leaders, prominent architects and sports legends.
Roll: A Collection of Personal Narratives
Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Telling Our Stories Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of short personal narratives and memoirs. This collection features the work of over fifty authors telling the stories of their lives, one short narrative at a time.
Mom's own- an interactive guidebook on pregnancy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
An interactive guidebook on pregnancy and childbirth in question-answer form.
Memories of My Youth
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 38,490. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Adam Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This is a book about the early life of Bill Halkett. It tells of his growing up in Verdun Quebec and his adventures and misadventures. It deals with life, birth, death, and his disappointments and success. This was created as a legacy for his future generations to know what his life was really like.
Laddie and Fips
Price: $1.18 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
A bilingual book in English and German with vocabulary and additional materials. Ein zweisprachiges Buch in Englisch und Deutsch mit zusätzlichen Materialien.
Savage Impact
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
In April 2007 Garry Parsons had a brain haemorrhage. He faced death and if he was to survive, his family was told it was likely he would live life as an invalid. The medical team in the emergency room saved his life but he sustained neurological damage. Not one to be deterred, his unwillingness to accept this condition is the inspirational story of Savage Impact. His rehabilitation took several
We Could Possibly Comment - Ian Richardson Remembered
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,870. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012 by Author Way Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Looking at the life and work of a truly unique performer, 'We Could Possibly Comment' gives an insight into Ian Richardson through tributes from more than fifty actors, directors, producers, writers, admirers and others. It includes the author's personal recollections of a dear friend, and extracts from a lengthy interview conducted during a memorable visit to the actor's home.
The Autistic Cyclist
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This book, short and from a mother's heart, is about aspects of life with an adult son who has a moderate to severe intellectual disability and autism. It shows that people with an intellectual disability and autism can do lots of things and can be appreciated for their different perspectives on the world. It will move some people to compassion and understanding while also putting a smile on their
Impact: An Anthology of Short Memoirs
Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,050. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012 by Telling Our Stories Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A literary collection showcasing the art of short memoir with a variety of personal narratives of varying voices and artistic form.
Las ambiciosas
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Este libro incluye retratos de mujeres que aspiraron a más de sus vidas y lo lograron. Todo lo que quisieron fue expresarse libremente y que fueran escuchadas: María Callas, Isadora Duncan, Leni Riefenstahl y Jacqueline Kennedy. Tambien forman parte de esta coleccion, los titulos: Las Desafiantes y Las Transgresoras
Seriously: What Makes Us Happy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
“You don’t have to be a millionaire to leave a legacy.” The Pointe Overlook Writers attempted to capture family history on paper as part of their legacy. In addition to sharing some of their stories, they included their secret of happiness, and their yet unfulfilled obituaries.