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Becoming Americans
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Refugees...Immigrants...Americans...an inspirational story about a Vietnamese boat people family's journey of escaping communism, finding freedom in the United States, and achieving their American Dream.
Roger Hilton Artist Letters From Prison Camp 1942 - 1944
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,330. Language: British English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » History » War
Roger Hilton was a Commando and was captured at Dieppe in 1942. He became a leading British exponent of modern art, representing his country at the Venice Biennale and being made CBE. Beneath the cheeriness the letters show how an out of the common man wrestles with the common misfortune of being a prisoner of war.
Authenic Memoirs of Ellen Schayer 1862-1942 A Well Bred German Lady
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A well educated and literate German Jewess relates her life story in a fascinating way. Insights into life in Germany for over 70 years is presented.
Robin Williams Biography - The Truth Behind The Comedian Genius
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
What happened to Robin Williams? Why he attempted a suicide? What's the reason behind it? Clearly, Robin was in pain. He successfully managed to hide it all with his indisputable talent as a comedian. This book is about his life, about his embarrassments, about his victories and legacy. We'll always remember a great man of courage, generosity and spirit...
Fred Trump Builder of Trump Village
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate
Fred Trump began his career as a builder of single family homes in the 1920s. For a time he was a supermarket owner in Woodhaven. He started this profitable venture during the Great Depression in 1933. Fred sold out to a supermarket chain and by World War II he was constructing homes for the U.S. Navy from the northeast to Norfolk Virginia. He expanded his work as a builder after the war ended.
Episodes From Hell!
Series: Bad Mojo!. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Episodes From Hell! will not drain your warp engines----or bore the living daylights out of you. Not for all tastes----most definitely for some tastes. That high voltage elixir of life----dark humor. Superlative honesty, lightning bolts of riveting stupidity. Mickey Mouse jealous people, greed, monstrous egos, violent propensities & flaming idiots!
Mary Upton Ferrin - Earliest Massachusetts Pioneer In Woman Suffrage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,090. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Biography of Mary Upton Ferrin, credited with taking the first step for Woman Suffrage in Massachusetts. To Commemorate the 75th Anniversary of Woman Suffrage 1920-1995.
The Journey Of Darly Estinval
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,920. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Rhonda Turpin. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Griot Series is an imprint of World Books Etc. that tells the story of extraordinary people, both deceased and alive. THE JOURNEY OF DARLY ESTINVAL is her story while in Danbury Federal Prison Camp, from the perspective of a woman, mother, daughter of the Mayor of Haiti, and Party Promoter. The story is funny, entertaining, and informative.
President Ronald Reagan: A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Hollywood movie star turned politician, Ronald Reagan became the fortieth president of United States. He was a proponent of a smaller government, lower taxes, and a strong military.
The Last Great Outlaw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Tom Forcade came roaring out of the Arizona desert to become the most overlooked figure in the history of the American counterculture. He founded High Times while becoming one of the biggest pot dealers of his time.
The Beat Killer: A Biography of Beat Writer Lucien Carr and Riverside Park Murder
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Lucien Carr is rarely, if ever, mentioned in the same breath as the more famous poets and authors of the Beat Generation such as Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, or William Burroughs. The Beats were known for views and work that was considered very radical in the 1940s, 1950s, and into the 1960s. For some, this work was shocking, for others it was freeing and inspired a new generation of writers.
The Making of Donald Trump | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Journalist David Cay Johnston has written this book, The Making of Donald Trump, in journalistic prose sprinkled with pointed dry humor. Some of these latter elements include: Trump’s The Apprentice reality show, the President Obama birther movement, and Trump’s previous runs for presidency. This is a summary and analysis of the book and NOT the original book
War Stories: Tiananmen Square 1989
Series: Confessions of a Network News Producer. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
A memoir of covering the June 4th 1989 demonstrations in Tiananmen Square and the question of whether any students were killed.
Rough Mix
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Johnette Napolitano was born in Hollywood, California and has toured the world as the main voice and bassist of the Los Angeles rock band Concrete Blonde. A respected and prolific songwriter and recording artist, Napolitano is also a gallery artist and has studied art in Mata Ortiz, Mexico and Flamenco in Spain.
John Kirby and His Orchestra - Flow Gently Sweet Rhythm
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Big Band & Swing, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
John Kirby's talent and humble beginnings in Winchester, Va. landed him in New York City in 1929 as the tubaist and bassist for The Fletcher Henderson Orchestra. Performing with Chick Webb and Billie Holiday, led him to form his own group. John Kirby's Orchestra set a precedence for jazz orchestras when they sponsored their radio jazz series on CBS called "Flow Gently Sweet Rhythm" in 1940-41.
Alexander Hamilton Biography: The Real Life of The Founding Father And Crafting The US Constitution
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Alexander Hamilton was the architect of the US Constitution. He was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States a little more than two centuries ago. Hamilton was one of the public figures, along with George Washington, to craft and enforce the US Constitution, claiming independence from Great Britain. Hamilton's life is a subject to a lot of debates...
Book of Souls
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this intimate glimpse into the heart of his own creative spirit, Jack Ketchum shares his early career, literary influences, and some of the characters that formed the man he has become. From his early respect and admiration for Henry Miller to the tortured lives of friends, and the aftermath of 9/11...
Getting Jacked
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of some of the sad events that have happened to me its not all bad though ..so far there has been a few bumps on my road of life i would like to thank you for your interest in my true story.
Fanny Marion Jackson Coppin: First Black Female Principal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » History » American
From a slave born in Washington D.C. to the namesake of a Maryland State University, Fanny Coppin was a world-class teacher. My book is a historical overview of her life and accomplishments. This book is the second in my Forget Me Not series.
The Cotton Mill Country Boy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a memoir of an ordinary boy who grew up in a cotton mill village in northern Alabama , he was a boy full of adventure , mischief , and everything that comes along with country living . Some of the things he found himself in was fun and exciting and others got him just in plain trouble . This book is to bring your attention to when you was coming up with the simple things as well.