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How to Know - Spirit Music - Crazy Wisdom, Shamanism And Trips to The Black Sky
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,590. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a memoir of a musician from Dundee, Scotland who began exploring spiritual energy before his teens when he embarked on a lifetime journey of connecting spirit through music. Ken Hyder’s musical explorations took him through over 30 albums of jazz and various ethnic musics. The spiritual path included encounters with Japanese and Tibetan Buddhist monks and finally, in Siberia with shamans.
Siqueiros y Blanca Luz Brum. Una pasion tormentosa
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 32,120. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Este libro es la poca transitada historia de dos seres desmesurados, una historia de turbulencias, como dice el autor, una buena historia de amor. Ambos fueron inconformistas, fogosos, polémicos, además, ambos se amaron, con intensidad durante cuatro violentos años, con distancia durante décadas.
Yu Get Jook! Diaries of a Jamaican Medic
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is not Jamaica ER of the UK's Channel 4. It's a kinder, more respectful & less invasive self expose of a Jamaican doctor's journey into and through medicine. Even so, it is no less eye opening, even shocking, & can be funny as all...well....read it.
I Choose Life: A Recovery Plan for Anorexia and Bulimia
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Bay Road Media. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Actress, singer, and model, Luna documents her experience in dealing with and beating the devastation of Anorexia and Bulimia. She presents a recovery plan for anyone suffering with these disorders. “I Choose Life” is more than a memoir, it is also based on the latest scientific research into eating disorders.
Procesos del arte en El Salvador
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,200. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2014 by Ernesto Panamá. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Dentro de un nuevo concepto y un nuevo contexto social de difusión del arte nacional, este libro documenta una selecta recopilación de obras que pertenecen principalmente a colecciones de carácter público como las del Museo Forma, conservadas por la Fundación Julia Díaz, y las de la Colección Nacional, que son propiedad del Estado, y también a colecciones particulares o de los propios artistas.
Catch my drift (What the hell happened? True stories of a Gen X cowboy)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
#2 In a series of the true tales of an adventurous if not lucky man.
French Sketches: Monaco, Onassis, and Prince Rainier
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Series: French Sketches, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In 1950, Prince Rainier became ruler of Monaco while shortly afterwards tanker baron Aristotle Onassis sailed in as the city-state’s largest investor. The two men had different visions for Monaco’s future: should it be a haven for the ultra-rich or a tax haven for a rising class of international millionaires? Ultimately, Prince Rainier prevailed; Onassis sailed away to marry Jackie Kennedy.
Knives, Lipstick, and Liberty One Woman's Journey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,360. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Five years after moving to New Hampshire with a simple plan to live in a state where liberty still exists and to raise my son in a better environment. It seemed like a simple plan at the time, a good move to make. So how did I end up a New Hampshire state representative? Good question, and one that not one person who knew me before the move would have ever seen coming, and yes,that includes me.
Ils ont donné leur nom à une rue de Nantes
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Price: $17.00 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: French. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Plus de 1200 biographies des personnages illustres et méconnus qui ont donné leur nom à une Rue de Nantes (France) Over 1200 biographies of famous people and unknown who gave their name to a street of the city of Nantes (France).
Wounded Rangers
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
On September 11, 2008, Warrant Officer Dominic Hagans of the 1st Battalion the Royal Irish Regiment became the latest casualty of the Afghan war when an improvised enemy bomb exploded under his vehicle, wrecking his legs and changing his life forever. As he embarked on the long road to rehabilitation and partial recovery, WO2 Hagans decided to record his experiences in print.
Seventh Sikh Guru: Shri Guru Har Rai Sahib Ji
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 106. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Shri Guru Har Rai Sahib Ji was born on 16th of January 1630. He was the son of Baba Gurdita Ji and Mata Nihal Kaur Ji. He was the seventh Nanak, the seventh guru of the Sikhs.
La historia de Sun Tzu
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,710. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
La historia de Sun Tzu es su biografia, pero ademas incorpora el espiritu y contenido de El Arte de la Guerra, primer clasico de la ciencia militar del mundo y al mismo tiempo un gran tratado para fomentar la paz. Es una lectura imprescindible para quienes buscan profundizar en el conocimiento de la ciencia militar en el mundo y en la filosofia de Sun Tzu.
Jam on the Ceiling
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014 by Mary E. Lowd. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
As a newspaper columnist of many years, Wes talked about writing a book but didn't realize he'd already written one until his sons went through more than 700 of his columns and compiled the best into Jam On The Ceiling. In this book, Wes talks about Oregon history and politics, the changing times and technology, traveling, hiking, and building a log cabin with his son William L. Sullivan.
A Day in A Life
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Janet Andrews has enjoyed a happy and fulfilled life, as packed with adventure and drama, love and laughter as she could have wished. But it has not been a carefree one. As a young woman she developed an acute form of multiple sclerosis, which has progressed until Janet, now in her sixties, is largely paralysed with the exception of partial movement in one arm and hand.
Crohn's Disease: My Life, My Journey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,350. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At the age of 23, Leslie Myers, young and in love with life, was suddenly afflicted by Crohn's disease. Journey with her as she tells her tale of pain and triumph; sorrow and joy; tears and laughter—but more than anything else—the love and happiness that has kept her glued together for so many years. The story of Leslie Myers is heartbreaking, uplifting, and best of all, very true.
Starting Over, The Story of an Accidental Entrepreneur
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by Mosher Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book will share Nicko Widjaja's experience to future young entrepreneurs. He made money and lost money, built a team and disbanded a team. Nicko Widjaja believe a combination of mistakes and correct takes that make you more agile, resilient and sensible in making judgments. Entrepreneurship had changed Nicko Widjaja's perspectives in looking at life. And he believe it'll do the same to you.
Longing for Elsewhere
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
By the time she was eight years old, Renee Gibbons knew she had no one to rely on but herself. Born in a Dublin tenement she dreamed endlessly of escaping to elsewhere. At seventeen, full of dreams, she escaped to Paris with the help of a nun, a Hollywood actor and a kind stranger. Her memoir explores the themes entangled in her journey: identity, adventure, creativity and the passion for justice.
An Avenue in Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,660. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
An Avenue In Time tells three simultaneous histories - that of the author, the life of his father, and the history of several parts of Scotland. Arthur's father, a church missionary, changed the face of Kenya for its citizens, and Arthur himself was instrumental in the work of the Samaritans in the United Kingdom.
Traveling Softly and Quietly
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,090. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A young man's journey for meaning on and off the beaten path.
White Velvet Boxes
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 25,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
White Velvet Boxes delicately tied with ribbon contain memories, happiness or sadness, humour or conflict, pleasure or pain. When Christine wants to remember an episode from her past, she just pulls on the ribbon. She believes that it’s how you deal with each memory, pleasant or painful, that determines how it will appear the next time you open it