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Feliz Lusitânia ou a Belém da Saudade
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 31,030. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 3, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Neste relato de vida apreciei particularmente a viva descrição do seu primeiro passeio por Belém e a narração das atribuladas deslocações pela Amazónia e das viagens a localidades com nomes portugueses como Santarém e Alter-do-Chão. O autor pinta ainda um fresco de pitorescas personagens com quem conviveu e ilustra bem como Belém tem tanto de familiar e reconhecível para um português como de “dife
Ten Wealthy Americans And How They Achieved Their Wealth! Part 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,710. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Wealth is the abundance of valuable resources or valuable material possessions. The opposite of wealth is destitution. The opposite of richness is poverty. This ebook consists of 10 wealthy Americans and how they achieved their wealth. They are Bill Gates, Charles Koch, Colonel Sanders, Jeff Bezos, Jim Walton, Larry Ellison, Mark Zuckerberg, Michael Bloomberg, Steve Jobs and Warren Buffett
How I escaped from the USSR
Price: Free! Words: 17,290. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This autobiographical novella takes Dimitri Sokolenko from that gloomy farce of life in the USSR, through inane bureaucracy and danger, into India, Nepal, Pakistan, Italy and finally the United States. Translated by Alexander Feht and Martin Mador.
Vida de Monseñor Ronald Knox
Price: Free! Words: 132,900. Language: Spanish. Published: September 2, 2015 by Jack Tollers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Viejo amigo del Padre Ronald Knox, Evelyn Waugh escribió su biografía cuando falleció y, como es de esperar de un autor tan áspero como mordaz, no es esta una hagiografía, sino más bien el sencillo homenaje de uno de sus admiradores. Con más de trescientas notas, esta versión ayudará al lector a ubicarse en los tiempos de la Inglaterra de la primera mitad del siglo XX.
Restoring My Father's Honor: A Son's Crusade
Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Master Sgt. Bill J. Stanley had only known victory in his 17 years of military service. From the bloody beaches of Normandy France to the carnage of the Korean War, Bill was a combat solider who exemplified honor and courage. But the day came, at the height of the Cold War in 1958, when Bill would face a battle waged not with guns, tanks and military might; but with greed, power and money.
Эпитафия без елея. Страницы воспоминаний партизана
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: Russian. Published: September 2, 2015 by Electronnaia kniharnia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Страницы воспоминаний партизана Наума Перкина (1912–1976), основанные на документальном материале, были одной из первых проб правдивого, без идеализации и приукрашивания, отражения партизанской борьбы. Но именно поэтому, по мнению рецензентов «эпохи застоя», в повести «нет правды про партизанскую войну» и книгу «ни в коем случае издавать нельзя».
Ivica: A True Story of an Immigrant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,390. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The second son of a widow who works diligently just to keep herself and her young sons alive, John Ljuba dreams of seeing the world and having a life somewhere beyond the tiny coastal island he calls home.
Habitantes Subterraneos
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: Spanish. Published: September 2, 2015 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Esta obra es producto de los sueños y la fantasía de la soledad de una adolescente. Unos incontables números de páginas sueltas viajaron de oriente a occidente para luego convertirse en un compendio numerado, al que hoy conocemos como la pri- mera novela escrita por María Luisa Lázzaro.
Keep Forever
Price: Free! Words: 38,580. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Aleksandr Sokolenko wrote his four stories about USSR labor camps in the months before his death, in 1970. His granddaughter, Maria Feht, has now collected them under the title Keep Forever. Translated by Alex Lane.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,220. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Mozart’s music has enthralled listeners for centuries. This book charts Mozart’s life from age three through to his later years. Along the way, the book challenges some of the popular myths that cloud Mozart’s image: his allegedly tempestuous personal relationships and supposedly bitter rivalry with Salieri, as well as the notion that he was desperately impoverished when he died.
Dover NH. I Was Attacked. Conspiracy To Commit Murder.
Series: Cocaine. 1967., Twelve. Price: $25.67 USD. Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Women's sexuality
42 PUBLISHED PAPERBACK BOOKS. MY NAME IS MR. JOSEPH ANTHONY ALIZIO JR. MY WRITER PUBLISHED AUTHOR NAMES ARE... 1. EDWARD JOSEPH ELLIS. 2. VINCENT JOSEPH ALLEN. YES. BANG! BANGS! NOW HOE S.
The Vixen Who Shot A Nazi: The story of Franceska Mann, who shot SS Guard Josef Schillinger, in Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
The story of Franceska Mann, who shot SS Guard Josef Schillinger, in Auschwitz-Birkenau.
White Water Landings: A View Of The Imperial Airways Africa Service From The Ground
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,230. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 1, 2015 by Princelings Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The romance of pre-war air travel meets the romance of a man and a woman kept apart by war, in this memoir of a young man and his career in Africa with Imperial Airways. The book covers intriguing details of the Empire Flying Boat Service: commissioning of the 'boats; indiscretions of the passengers; the dangers of a herd of buffalo at night, and the bravery of exiles awaiting war-time transport.
In Search of the Kuskokwim: The Life and Times of J. Edward Spurr
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 64,400. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The U.S. government commissioned J. Edward Spurr, a geologist, author, and explorer from New England, to mount two expeditions to explore and inventory Alaska, traveling thousand miles by canoe and on foot without benefit of telephones, radios, airplanes. The effort almost killed him, but his efforts helped provide detail to regions that had been largely blank on the Alaska map.
Sliding Down A Rainbow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This intensely moving autobiographical account of Chantelle Gerber Coleman's childhood and upbringing in South Africa can bring tears to the eyes - but her sheer strength of will and determination to overcome obstacles is enough to dry them again.
Where is Love?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
One woman, seven husbands, and eight marriages. Where is Love? is the fast-paced accessible story of one woman's life and her unceasing search to find love and security. At times horrific and heartbreaking, Anne's story is one of a difficult upbringing, numerous relationships, and eight marriages.
The Truth about Napoleon Bonaparte
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Some interesting things you may not know about, Napoleon Bonaparte, he wasn’t short, he was a sore loser, he was a scaredy cat, an insecure lover, liked his grub, and was a military genius. Discover the real Napoleon Bonaparte and how this corsican poor man with humble beginnings became the first emperor of France, influencing the world we live today and reshaping Europes history forever.
Lorna and Tony
Price: Free! Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
When Lorna enters a room the love of God comes with her. Her early life explains some of this. Something about her is special beyond normal understanding. I have been married to her for over 32 years. I have watched her interact with people and it does not change. This invisible feeling moves some to tears of joy, others just want to hug her and others start confiding their deepest secrets.
Rustic Fuzz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This book is an introductory account of the unique experiences had by rural police officers. The stories are true as experienced by the author. Have you ever thought nothing happens in small towns? You may think differently after reading about these experiences!
Tonight at the Morpheum: A Hospital Farce in Three Acts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,840. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Bapton Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Historian and critic Markham Shaw Pyle, in this "long essay" medical memoir, looks back with wry (or rye) humor and his signature wit and style on thirty years of missed diagnoses and misdiagnoses, culminating in his 2014 heart attack and triple bypass. By turns hilarious and harrowing, this is ultimately a survivor's tale of hope.