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Memorias (1815-1821)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,990. Language: Spanish. Published: August 13, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Biography
Memorias documentales del general español Pablo Morillo enviado en 185 por el rey Fernando VII a que reconqusitara los dominios en la capitanía de Venezuela y el virreinato de la Nueva Granada, quien se caracterizó por la crueldad e implacabilidad de sus acciones contra los patriotas, pero derrotado por el Libertador Simón Bolívar se vio obligado a firmar el tratado de regularización de la guerra.
Memorias de un soldado
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 86,780. Language: Spanish. Published: August 12, 2019 by Libros Nicaragua. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
No voy a escribir la historia de mi país que es Nicaragua. Ésta deben escribirla los historiadores, yo únicamente soy uno de los tantos protagonistas de ella; o mejor dicho fui parte de ella, y quisiera contar en forma modesta.
Es más la esperanza. 110 vivencias del sismo 2017
Price: Free! Words: 85,250. Language: Spanish. Published: July 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
DEMAC presenta una síntesis de 110 historias que son testimonio primario de la historia del sismo del 19 de septiembre de 2017.
Apocalypse Then: Life Before Canada
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,160. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The sixties in the USA were a roller coaster of ecstasy and horror. Society was polarized to a murderous degree, and the world changed in ways that will be debated for centuries. Nuclear doom first loomed over the Earth, astronauts went to the moon, and the ideals of humanity entered a period of unprecedented testing. This is the story of one passage through that crucible of social transformation.
Raising Turnip
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is an unprocessed and insightful memoir of an adoptive mother in her forties, candidly sharing her personal experiences about adopting a 6-year-old boy, and their first five years together. A truly compassionate and genuine account of the joys and trials of single motherhood and of raising a little boy and his stand-in persona, Turnip
The Comeback
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,060. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2019 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The Comeback is a must read book about one man's journey from failure to purpose. Along the way there is danger, crime, and adventure. The writing is authentic, vulnerable, and 100% true. Take a journey with Cam Armitage as he candidly opens-up and recounts his life in this compelling true story.
A Cornish Fisherman's Irish Diary
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 93,380. Language: British English. Published: July 22, 2019 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The second instalment in the Cornish Fisherman's Diaries series by Trevor Simpson takes up exactly where volume one (Diary of a Cornish Fisherman: Newquay, 1962-1967) left off. The author makes landfall in Dunmore East, Co. Waterford, following a pulsating journey across the Irish Sea. What awaits the author upon disembarking is the subject of a memoir that is as warm and engaging as the first.
My Life In Pieces
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,600. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A young man, raised in a poor village tries to do everything he can to emancipate himself from the snares surrounding him. He dreams of becoming a better person and making his dad proud. However, life becomes difficult with each step he makes. His dreams seem to fade with each decision he makes. Full of hope when growing up, now he's a hapless chap with a dark, boring and dangerous future.
Conversations with a Painting: A Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2019 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A man encounters a painting for sale in a small town in British Columbia. He decides he cannot live without it, no matter what the cost. He buys it, and for the rest of his life the painting accompanies him, guides him, lives within him. The man is Donald Grayston, pilgrim, priest, and teacher and this is the story of his unfolding spiritual journey over a period of fifty years...
Parallels- Surviving the Legacy of Pain
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,520. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Told through the eyes of a girl struggling with the gut-wrenching loss of her mother while forced to live in the unbalanced world of her father as revealed through graphic details and anecdotes. The reader is taken on a harrowing journey of exposing egregious, despicable trauma by those people who fail to protect women and girls from the corrosive behavior that causes irreparable damage.
The War on Drugs: An Old Wives Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Do you think you know what the War on Drugs is all about? Think again.
The Lives of the Four Caliphs
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,210. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The best generations of humanity have already passed on. We who are alive now hope to model ourselves on them, and so this book will be of great value to those who take it in hand as an aid and inspiration for establishing a just and illuminated civilisation in the present age. We present here a biographical sketch on the lives of the four noblest Sahabah - Abu Bakr, 'Umar, 'Uthman and 'Ali (R).
The Days of Guns, & Raz's
Price: Free! Words: 121,260. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Heavy Metal
"A rollicking account of a paralyzed Gen Xer coming of age in the oft-times sordid Hollywood rock scene of the mid '80s, "The Days of Guns, And Raz's" is a treasure trove of little-known anecdotes from the formative days of Guns N' Roses, LA Guns and other Hollywood hard-rock and heavy metal luminaries. Related in a wry, cynical voice, Raz Cue's memorable memoir is ESSENTIAL reading."
The Barrios of Manta
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,720. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2019 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
In February 1962, Earle and Rhoda Brooks, a young sales engineer and his schoolteacher wife, left home and friends in Illinois to serve as members of the Peace Corps in Manta, Ecuador. This book is an account of their life in the Peace Corps. The first book ever written by Peace Corps volunteers, it is a revealing chronicle of people from vastly different cultures learning to know one another.
A Peculiar Treasure: The Enduring Legacy of Herbert & Loma Armstrong
Price: Free! Words: 124,600. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A Dynamic Religious Empire Is First Built And Then Destroyed Within Seventy Years: Was Herbert W. Armstrong a powerfully inspired messenger of God in the twentieth century, or was he, perhaps, merely an opportunistic businessman making a living off of religion? Is there anything of value still left of that Work today? If so, what might it be?
All Right So Far
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,140. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Marriage, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This touching memoir recalls twelve years in the life of an ordinary couple at a not so ordinary time in their life, as they struggled to redefine their relationship in the face of a bizarre health diagnosis and a menacing infection following routine surgery. Readers will identify with the ups and downs of a story which ultimately offers a sense of hope and humour.
Historia de Alejandro Magno
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,130. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
Historia de Alejandro Magno de Macedonia', es una biografía de Alejandro Magno condensada en diez libros. Los dos primeros están perdidos, y los ocho restantes incompletos. La narración comienza en la primavera de 333 a. C., transcurrido ya un año de campaña militar. Alejandro se encuentra en Asia Menor, donde toma la ciudad de Celenas y entra en Gordión, lugar del famoso nudo gordiano.
Erasmo de Rotterdam
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
Erasmo de Rotterdam, un tiempo la mayor y más resplandeciente gloria de su siglo, apenas, no lo neguemos, es algo más que un nombre en el día de hoy. Sus innumerables obras, redactadas en un olvidado idioma supernacional, el latín humanístico, duermen ininterrumpidamente en las bibliotecas; apenas una sola de las que tuvieron fama universal en otro tiempo nos dice ya nada en el nuestro.
All Heart
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 68,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
All Heart is the true story of a boy who inspired others with his will to succeed and his brave heart. It’s also a memoir about the unbearable pain of losing a child, and one man’s struggle to find a reason to carry on. Ultimately, he finds it in his son’s legacy – to live each day as if it is your last.
How a Web of Australian Secrets Worried US and British Spy Chiefs for Decades
Price: Free! Words: 65,450. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2019 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Delayed tremors from an explosion at a local weekly newspaper threaten secrecy about US-British deciphering of messages to Moscow. An untold story about human frailties, Cold War politics and an anti-espionage chief spying for the Russians.