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Glimpses of Autobiography
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A few events, personalities and impressions that would have found a place in my autobiography, if ever I wrote one.
The Daily Grind 50 Days
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Series: Surfing the waves of education. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
It is December of 2014 and nearing the start of 2015, I start to gather my thoughts of living in Singapore and also as a teacher. The lifestyle of a teacher follows the school terms and holidays. Read on to discover the background story behind a teacher and an ordinary Singaporean.
In The Footsteps Of Columbus (Annotated) Introduction and Biography Included
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
The book “In the Footsteps of Columbus” by Annie. J. Cannon was originally published in 1893. This annotated version contains an Introduction to the book with historical context to help the reader understand Miss Cannon’s world in the 1890s and a detailed biography of Annie J. Cannon is included at the end of her book.
Viaggi Avventura
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Ci si unì una carovana che, viaggiando 1.500 chilometri a sud, raggiunse Medina e ha visitato la tomba del profeta Maometto. Poi si recò a La Mecca, dove ha completato il suo pellegrinaggio e ha preso il titolo di 'Haji'. Lasciò cadere l'idea di tornare a casa; dopo un mese trascorso alla Mecca, si unì a una grande carovana di pellegrini di ritorno in Iraq attraverso la penisola arabica.
Santo Sufi E Sufismo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Questi santi hanno sottolineato l'uguaglianza; ignorato il sistema delle caste e attaccato la religione istituzionalizzata. Essi non limitarsi alle idee puramente religiosi. Essi sostengono riforme sociali troppo. Si opponevano le pratiche disumane del sistema sati e l'infanticidio femminile. Le donne sono state incoraggiate ad unirsi 'kirtan.
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.
The Diaries of Claire K. A Young Governess in Germany 1929-33
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
These are from the diaries of Claire Kinross, my mother.My sister and I knew that our mother was an author and poet, but it wasn't until after her death in l991 that we discovered her journals written in her small neat handwriting in black hand bound books.They gave an intriguing and honest look into the young woman that we had never known, while she was a governess in Germany from 1929 to 1933
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.