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"The Holiness of the Real": The Short Verse of Kenneth Rexroth
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 101,160. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
With this e-edition of Donald Gutierrez's masterful "The Holiness of the Real," students and lovers of American poetry will now have an in-depth analysis of the short works of San Francisco's most iconic poet at their fingertips. Here is the exact text of Amador Publishers' 2014 2nd Edition of Gutierrez's authoritative guide to the works of Kenneth Rexroth, revised for convenience and ease of use.
Adorado Abominado
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,290. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Este fabuloso livro conta-nos um impressionante e inigualável registo real de crianças deixadas à mercê dos perigos, contando bizarros e inconvenientes acontecimentos.
King Kwong: Larry Kwong, the China Clipper Who Broke the NHL Colour Barrier
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Who broke the colour barrier in the NHL? A man whose professional hockey career statistics include leading the senior leagues for scoring and for low penalty minutes – and a single shift on the ice in an NHL game.
Lester B. Pearson
Series: The Prime Ministers of Canada, Book 14. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,460. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Canada’s 14th Prime Minister was a statement in contrasts. He was an academic, and an athlete. He was a politician who hated politics. He had powerful friends throughout the world – and he was an everyman who preferred the quiet solitude of home and hearth, and intimate gatherings with friends. He spoke with a lisp and favoured bow ties. And yet when he spoke, the entire world listened.
Irving Waxey Gordon Wexler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Waxey Gordon was prosecuted for tax evasion, a crime that Al Capone was convicted of. It took federal agents two and half years to amass enough evidence against Gordon to bring him to trial. Two witnesses were killed in the process. When a jury was selected its members were kept in a hotel throughout the duration of Gordon's trial. My ebook was written from news accounts and ancestry records.
Glimpses of Autobiography
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: 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
Series: Surfing the waves of education. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: 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.
Le Canzoni di Kamal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: Italian. Published: February 24, 2015 by Erik Istrup Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Come Neale Donald Walsch in "Conversazioni con Dio", Kamal ci dà, nel suo stile poetico, un raro scorcio di un ricercatore nel suo dialogo con l’Assoluto. Egli vede il divino nella cosa più minuscola. Questo ci ricorda che tutto è sacro ed ha uno scopo. Egli ci mostra che ovunque ci troviamo, siamo nel posto giusto, benedetti per quello che facciamo e chiunque pensiamo di essere.
Portraits of Passion: Aging Defying the Myth
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
These interviews are a testament that traditional upbringing of families working together for the common good produce offspring who pursue life choices without parental interference. Allowing children to engage in trial and error activities enhanced their instincts to pursue their passions.
If I Could Paint the Moon Black
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
We know The Diary of Anne Frank. Now, we have Imbi's story, If I Could Paint the Moon Black. A child and her mother in occupied Estonia, caught in the nowhere land between two warring dictators, Hitler and Stalin in the years 1939-1945. You will fall in love with the spirit of this young girl; a story of escape and love, delightfully told despite the reminders of war and devastation.
Dirty
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 118,060. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
MC Flux, AKA Carl Rodney Thomas, is a top drum and bass MC. Talent-spotted for top clubs, he was soon the MC of choice. But Flux has spent plenty of time on the dark side and dicing with the law. This is his raw, colourful story, written with the help of his close friend Peter Spence. Vivid and explicit, this is not a story for the faint-hearted.
Confessions of a Wrestler
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 60,600. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Martin Gillott, better known in the wrestling world as Jackie 'Glitterboy' Evans, knew early in his career that life in the ring would be no walk in the park. Now he tells all, including hilarious accounts of adventures in and out of the ring.Confessions Of A Wrestler will have you in stitches - just like 'Glitterboy'.
Viaggi Avventura
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: 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
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: 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
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: 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.
I Transform, You Transform: A Self Improvement Autobiography to Help You
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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Biographies fill bookstores and libraries, but rarely if ever, do we find an explicitly self help biography. Step by step, through each period of his life, Andrew Bushard shows you how he has constantly improved himself, encouraging you to do the same. We reap the greatest rewards when we constantly improve ourselves and this work shows you exactly how.
Marco Polo Vita E Tempo
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: 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
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: 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
Price: $1.33 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: 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
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: 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.