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The Fiery Re-Entry of Boris Volynov
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The amazing yet rarely told true story of a Russian cosmonaut and his trouble-plagued mission.
A Submariners Story (Sinking to Crush Depth)(short story)
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a true account of an unexplained dive in the British submarine HMS Alcide. This frightening event lasted only minutes but it felt like an eternity. It took place in 1964 and by Gods grace I survived to tell you this tale.
The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Volume 6: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 57,430. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book recounts 250 stories of good deeds, including this one: The members of the Lebanon Valley College Rugby Team, a women’s team, stopped by the home of Joe Donley of Lebanon, PA, in November of 2010 and cleaned up his leaves. In a letter to the editor of the "Lebanon Daily News," Mr. Donley wrote, “We should be proud of young people such as these who take the opportunity to do good deeds.”
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Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: Chinese. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
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Topsy Turvy Talk
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,040. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The war memoirs of Count Aleksander Fredro. Known as the Polish Moliere for his very popular comedies, Fredro served under Napoleon as a staff officer of the Grande Armee. This book is his witty, truthful, and sometimes irreverent journal of his wartime years, including the fateful year 1814.
John Pio Came to Maine
Price: Free! Words: 74,080. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is a biography of Madeiran immigrant John Pio and his wife, Margaret Ordway, and of most of their descendants. It cites a website where you can find family-related photos and documents, and provides instructions for finding the items you want to access. This book provides a glimpse of Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts history as it relates to the Pio line.
Увидимся в Вашингтоне
Price: Free! Words: 30,910. Language: Russian. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 1 review)
Книга повествует о захватывающей истории любви Дастана и Севды, студентов по обмену в США, которая зарождается через их он-лайн переписки во время учебного года. Запретная любовь, особенности культур, приключения в Америке, горечь утраты близкого человека, взаимоотношения друзей и членов семей, виртуальный мир, переплетенный с реальной жизнью легли в основу книги.Могут ли Дастан и Севда быть вмест
Going Bare!
Price: Free! Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(2.00 from 1 review)
I have always wanted to try naturism and in August 2012 I got my wish as my terrified wife and excited kids joined me as we went to a naturist resort in southern France for a few days. This book offers a light-hearted look at our first family holiday in five years, when I persuaded them to go bare in public for the first time.
The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Volume 5: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 45,090. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 stories about good deeds, including this one: When opera singer Ernestine Schumann-Heink was young and just starting her career, pianist-conductor Hans von Bülow learned that she did not have enough food to feed herself and her children. Therefore, he invited her to eat dinner at his house twice a week and then take home enough food to feed her children.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 2)
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This book contains 250 stories about heroes and good Samaritans.
John Dee and Edward Kelley
Price: Free! Words: 119,200. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The biography of the lives and strange relationship of John Dee, Elizabethan savant and student of the occult and Edward Kelley who acted as his medium.
Control Switch On - A True Story of the World's Most Powerful Man
Price: Free! Words: 64,880. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Hitch the ride of your life with Ira Teller as he journeys into the mysterious realms of science, invents—the most advanced technology in existence and teams up with Ryan Moran—the singularly most powerful man in the world. Witness the rise of Ryan Moran’s global control over existing nations. Experience his might and power to achieve lasting world peace in this free and true online book!
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 3)
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 75,810. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book contains 250 stories about heroes and Good Samaritans.
Specks of Happiness
Price: Free! Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
'Specks of happiness' is about the remarkable moments of joy in our everyday life. We all experience them but often tend to bypass them.I am sharing some of these moments from my life.If after reading my stories, you are able to recognize the specks of ecstasy in your life, the purpose of my book would be served
Ryznar Jerzy Wstęp
Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: Polish. Published: May 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
RYZNAR Jerzy Ryznar Polski biznesmen, absolwent prawa. Mówi się o nim, że jest wizjonerem biznesu i geniuszem biznesu, który zawsze o kilka kroków wyprzedza konkurencję.Swoją przygodę z biznesem Ryznar Jerzy rozpoczął na początku lat 90. Pierwsze pieniądze Jerzy Ryznar zarobił na produkcji odzieży.Jerzy Ryznar w 1993 roku razem z żoną zaczyna inwestować na giełdzie.Jerzy Ryznar
Far Beyond the Borderlands of Scotia
Price: Free! Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An incredibly informative compendium of writings...essays, verses, memoirs...a thrilling voyage through history, culture, literature, poetry, art and far more besides, all from a Christian point of view.
Nosotros los salvados
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: Spanish. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
En «Nosotros los salvados» el testimonio se convierte en Poesía documental a partir de las dolorosas voces de supervivientes de la Shoá radicados en Venezuela. Los poemas buscan el registro de una belleza diferente, en la que desaparecen entrevistador, transcriptor, escritor y autor para despejar el cauce de una escritura venida del desastre, de lo esencial, de lo más terrible.
Chalk Pits & Cherry Stones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This is a memoir about growing up in an industrialized riverside area of North Kent in the nineteen forties and fifties. It was a time of food rationing and shortages, air raid warnings and Doodlebugs, cheerful poverty and overcrowding where of necessity the local chalk pits and bomb sites became familiar playgrounds.
FATHER OF THE AMERICAN PARATROOPER
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
(3.00 from 1 review)
General William C. Lee is the father of the American paratrooper. He is without equal in the annals of WW II history. Almost totally unknown to the general public, it surely is appropriate on the 65th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of France to give him some due. General Lee was felled by a massive heart attack and was not able to lead his beloved 101st Airborne into battle.
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 3)
Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 82,600. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book contains 250 stories of good deeds, including this one: Someone who posted anonymously on Quora.com wrote about a man who may have been homeless who came into a truck stop and asked a waitress whether 38 cents was enough to buy a cup of coffee. She replied, “Of course. Have a seat.” The real price of a cup of coffee at the truck stop was 50 cents.