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Rabindranath Tagore Vita E Tempo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Amava la natura e gli piaceva guardare gli alberi, il cinguettio degli uccelli, sorgere e tramontare del sole. Era molto sensibile e aveva il cuore di un poeta. L'atmosfera e le persone intorno a lui lo colpì molto. All'età di otto anni, scrisse la sua prima poesia, che è stato molto apprezzato dalla sua famiglia.
Marco Polo Vita E Tempo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Ci sono voluti 4,5 anni per raggiungere la Persia, via India. Dopo aver consegnato la sposa al re, si sono recati a Venezia dove sono arrivati nel 1295. Erano stati assenti per 24 anni. Avevano meravigliose storie da raccontare i loro viaggi in tanti paesi.
Madre Teresa Vita E Tempo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Ho pensato quanto devono farmi male nel corpo e nell'anima, in cerca di una casa, cibo e salute. Poi il comfort di Loreto venne a tentarmi. 'Basta dire la parola e tutto ciò che sarà il vostro nuovo', il Tentatore continuato a dire ... di libera scelta, il mio Dio e per amore per te, ho il desiderio di rimanere e fare qualunque sia il tuo Santo sarà in il mio proposito.
Ibn Battuta Vita e Tempo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Ibn Battuta è segnalato per aver detto quando era molto giovane che è stato "influenzato da un impulso prepotente dentro di me e un desiderio a lungo accarezzato nel mio seno per visitare questi santuari illustri." Ha preso la decisione finale di smettere la sua famiglia e la città per motivi di viaggio.
Al Beruni Vita E Il Tempo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Egli era ben preparato in diverse lingue: siriaco, arabo, persiano, ebraico e sanscrito. Anche se non sapeva greco, aveva familiarità con le opere di Platone e altri filosofi greci, avendoli letti traduzioni arabe. Ha fatto tournée nelle regioni circostanti. Durante i suoi viaggi, ha incontrato Avicena che era anche un grande studioso.
The First Trip (A Free Short Story)
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Series: George Brown Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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A humorous short story about a young man, George Brown, taking his first LSD trip and the highs and lows he experiences from it.
I'm Not Defective: The Story of Josh
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The true story of Josh, a cleft-palate puppy rescued from death row at two hours old who would become an inspiration to the world.
Tall Poppies Along the Yarra
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Price: Free! Words: 91,930. Language: Australian English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Port Campbell Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Many individuals with vision and drive made Victoria's Yarra Valley the vibrant place it is today. The stories of William Barak, Robert Hoddle, John Monash, Neil Doutlas, John Landy, Ian Penrose and seven others are told here. Many people don't know them, but young and old will be inspired by their stories.
The Untimely Suicide of Sebastian Goat -- A Cowboy Story
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
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Sebastian was a highly spirited goat living with other animals on his New Mexico ranch. Over the years the goat had managed to violently assault pretty much all of the cowboys and other animals that worked and lived on the ranch until the day Sebastian finally fell down on to a ledge he couldn't escape from.
To Dwell in the Power of Truth.
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Series: Sunderland P. Gardner Lectures, Book 49. You set the price! Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Canadian Quaker Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
In the 1999 Sunderland P. Gardner lecture, Jack Ross describes his inspiring, life-long spiritual journey which led him to misery and transcendent joy in maximum security prisons as part of his non-violent witness to the power of truth.
Share Your Neighbour's Joy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Share Your Neighbour’s Joy is a true short story in which names of characters have been falsified for harmony. Pastor Sekaza is an ordinary servant of God. He is blessed but Mudanya sees him like a miserable helpless creature. He is unaware that God has his own timetable for His people, and above all, His servants.
The Delaplaine Lord Byron - His Essential Quotations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Here are Lord Byron's most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his very own words.
The Delaplaine Ray Bradbury - His Essential Quotations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Here are Bradbury's most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his very own words.
The Delaplaine Ambrose Bierce - His Essential Quotations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Here are Bierce’s most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his very own words.
Vision-Quest: A Saga of the 1960s
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,150. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"A wonderful, introspective yet entertaining romp through the 1960s as seen through the eyes and sensitivity of an artist, yet interpreted and recounted by a scientist with a great respect for nature and native culture." -George Winship, The Village Wordsmith. Layers of adventure, romance, cultural shock, psychology, philosophy fill this off-beat, but true, journey of awakening in the sixties.
12 Shots: 2014 blog posts
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Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2013, my son Brian was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. This book traces a four-month journey in which I trained for a 100 mile cycling event to help raise $37,454.13 for blood cancer research and patient assistance programs. This amount is equivalent to the average charge for a single chemotherapy injection delivered to our Little Man. He received 12 of these shots in two months.
Robado Virginidad
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: Spanish. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Escribí virginidad robada porque quería recuperar mi vida, estaba cansado de sentir que estaba en el mal después de ser violada. Lo tenía difícil crecer porque siempre tenía miedo y enojado.
Daedalus: A Tale of Savannah
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by valhallapress. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
September 19, 2005, the heat waves danced off the teeming, blackened windows of a small wooden house in the city’s Trustee’s Garden section. Inside lay the bodies of Bob and Tina Stoddard, decaying in the Savannah swelter. This is their story.
Survival Manual: A Memoir of Near Death, Illness and Survival
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,470. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This memoir is my story of how I survived a near fatal illness, had many surgeries, spent almost 30 days in hospital, lived on pain killers and survived against all odds. During those days I recall many of my adventures in TV news covering stories around the world for NBC News. In some ways,it may inspire others to keep going when everything seems darkest.
Fence Rows and The Price of Change
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mr. D.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Fence Rows" and "The Price of Change" come from the writing collection, Essays & More Straight from the Pen, available in print and as an eBook. These essays captivate the readers attention to carry them through movie worthy events. "Fence Rows" first appeared in the ICONOCLAST magazine, as did "Fences." Inside of "The Price of Change," read about the event published by the ICONOCLAST,...