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Arnhem's Kaleidoscope Children
Price: Free! Words: 136,850. Language: Australian English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot with stillness in the late afternoon air. The billabong surface shone with unnatural stillness, Fresh tracks at water's edge told of pigs just gone. Two bubbles popped to the surface of the pool; 'decaying vegetation" I thought. I should have known it was a crocodile before too late! Landscape of Crocodile Dundee: story of a family in a remote aboriginal community in Northern Australia.
Napoleon Bonaparte - Volume One
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 132,670. Language: British English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
The states of Europe are sisters, children of the Holy Roman Empire. In the formation of strong nationalities with differences in language, religion, and institutions the relationship was almost forgotten, and in the intensity of later rivalry is not always even now remembered. It is, however, so close that at any epoch there is traceable a common movement which occupies them all. By the end of...
The Rise and Fall of Nicolae Ceausescu
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 145,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
In fact, the Labour’s day did not promote the image of either the former leader, or his wife. Thus, one might conclude that at that time, the stress was not so much on the individual, but on the event, and society. For example, the big red title of the first page was “Long live the 1st of May, Day of International Solidarity of Those Who Work,” and on the third page, “Labour Transforms People, ...
Junny's Marie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,830. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Junny's Marie" is an unforgettable true story of two generations of strong women, surviving hardship and tragedy, including murder, with determination and love. Walk with Marie as she claims her murdered sister's body while the killer is still on the run. Experience her astounding strength and tenacity with shared memories of love, humor, and hardship, that bring Marie's true story to life.
A Transformative Journey Out, Beyond, and Back: My Evolving Relationship with Tradition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,180. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018 by Thomas Fenton. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author describes how he bucked his Irish-Catholic childhood Tradition and went on on a transformative journey as a Maryknoll missionary with cross-cultural and inter-religious ramification, into realms of spiritual growth beyond imagining. And a successful search for his Dad that marked his whole life. And back again to savor the joy of sharing these riches with one and all.
જ્ઞાની પુરુષ ‘દાદા ભગવાન’ ભાગ-૧
Price: Free! Words: 122,830. Language: Gujarati. Published: January 29, 2018 by Dada Bhagwan Aradhana Trust. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
પ્રત્યેક કાળચક્રમાં ઘણા જ્ઞાનીઓ તથા મહાન પુરુષો જન્મ લે છે. પરંતુ તેઓની આંતરિક જ્ઞાન દશાનું રહસ્ય હજુ અક્બંધ રહી જાય છે. પ્રસ્તુત ગ્રંથ “જ્ઞાની પુરુષ” માં પરમ પૂજ્ય દાદા ભગવાનના જ્ઞાન દશા પૂર્વેના વિવિધ પ્રસંગો તથા તેમના વિચક્ષણ જીવનશૈલી સમા અદ્ભુત દ્રશ્યોનું તાદ્રશ્ય અહીં વિગતવાર જાણવા મળે છે. આ પવિત્ર ગ્રંથનું અધ્યયન કરી જ્ઞાની પુરુષના જીવન-દર્શનની અદ્ભૂત સફર કરવાની અમૂલ્ય તક ઝીલી લઈએ...
American Empty: Nine Lamentations for the Republic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,980. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In nine discrete but related essays, an American writer considers the darkening patterns of American life -- social, cultural, moral and political -- since November 22, 1963.
Twists and Turns - Episodes in the Life of Ambassador Eric M. Javits
You set the price! Words: 108,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Twists and Turns is a personal, revealing memoir that bares previously untold episodes of international historical interest from an insiders perspective as a member of the Javits family, including famous figures in his legal career in New York, and as an arms control Ambassador in Geneva and The Hague.
Arnhem Land's Children
Price: Free! Words: 142,530. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot, sudden stillness was in the late afternoon air. The waterhole's surface shone with unnatural smoothness. Pig tracks at it's edge told of pigs just gone. Bubbles popped up, spreading ripples, fracturing tree and sky reflections; decaying vegetation, said my mind. I should have known better, I should have smelt crocodile!! What is it about the Northern Territory that fascinates us all?
Jealous Justice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,280. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Alan Thorne, rose through the ranks of his local police force to become a chief superintendent in his early forties.This is the story of how a decent `top copper' found himself framed by jealous colleagues and had no choice but to resign from the force and rebuild his life - and how he then found himself facing a terrible personal tragedy.
The Best Fooling
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 115,690. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this second volume Michael Bawtree recounts his experience as a new immigrant in Canada, and his first steps as a professional actor, a university instructor, a book critic and playwright. Michael's story gives us a picture of Canada's theatre activity in the sixties and seventies, with honest portraits of some of its most distinguished artists
Farthest North: New Annotated Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,590. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nansen's "Fram" expedition was an attempt by the Norwegian explorer Fridtjof Nansen to reach the geographical North Pole by harnessing the natural east–west current of the Arctic Ocean. In the face of much discouragement from other polar explorers, in 1893, Nansen took his ship "Fram" to the New Siberian Islands, froze her into the pack ice, and waited for the drift to carry her towards the pole.
Impresiones de Lucía Richard; Literatura, arte y sociedad en el Chile de los años 50
You set the price! Words: 109,980. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
Lucía Richard Barnard fue una escritora chilena que destacó como poeta, ensayista, conferenciante, artículista, cuentista, sobresaliendo tanto por la belleza y profundidad de su obra, como por su participación en los principales movimientos culturales, literarios y feministas de la sociedad santiaguina de los años 50.
Enjoying the Adventure of the Long Haul: The Faith-Adventure of an Ordinary Kiwi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 149,990. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
The Faith journey of an ordinary Kiwi (New Zealander) and his adventures with his young family in New Zealand and eight Asian nations.
The Life of Samuel J Tilden - Volume Two
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 159,940. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Samuel Tilden Biography Vol 2 - During the 1876 presidential election, Tilden won the popular vote over his Republican opponent, Rutherford B. Hayes, proving that the Democrats were once again competitive in the American political process following the Civil War.
The Life of Samuel J Tilden - Volume One
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 142,250. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Volume One -Early Years Biography of Samuel Tilden's early years - 1814 to 1876 - Book is fully revised and edited with a new typeset and charts.
The Fear
Price: Free! Words: 160,210. Language: Australian English. Published: February 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the remarkable story of a twenty years old conscript called Chris who is send after a short training in Algeria to fight the Algerian army of liberation. He has to survived in this inferno 851 days or 28 months in the most dreadfull condition, sleeping under tents without any confort next to the mighty electric barrage and fighting side by side with the French Foreign Legion.
Souvenirs 3
Price: Free! Words: 138,260. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017 by SMA publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Vol 3 of the Souvenirs of Mgr. Melchior de Marion Bresillac, the Founder of the Society of African Missions in India (1849 - 1853)
Souvenirs 2
Price: Free! Words: 191,900. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017 by SMA publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Souvenirs of Mgr. Melchior de Marion Bresillac, the Founder of the Society of African Missions in India.
Souvenirs 1
Price: Free! Words: 194,750. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017 by SMA publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Souvenirs of Mgr. Melchior de Marion Bresillac, the Founder of the Society of African Missions (SMA) in India. (1841 -1845)