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HIC ET NUNC - Vent'anni e non capirci un cazzo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,740. Language: Italian. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Un diario di vita che descrive il lento e tortuoso incedere dell'esistenza dal punto di vista di un ventenne.
Cracked Earth: The Story of WEC in Thailand from the Perspective of Rosemary Charters
Price: Free! Words: 72,110. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016 by Robby's eBook Formtting. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
The story of WEC in Thailand from the perspective of Rosemary Charters. Written as an autobiography, but with the specific purpose of documenting the pioneering work of WEC in Thailand. This edition also includes notes from a number of her colleagues.
Donald Trump - Learn from the Masters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Donald Trump: Learn from the Masters Controversial and thoroughly unapologetic, the world of Donald Trump has always been one that people have been interested in – but how many are inspired by the US Presidential candidate? You might not believe us, but plenty are! In this latest edition of Learn from the Masters, you’ll find a list of quotes attributed to Trump, and much much more...
Elon Musk - Learn from the Masters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Electricity
Awaken the entrepreneur within you: Do it the Elon Musk way! What will you exactly get on this book? Quotes from Elon Musk and the course of action for you to follow to equal his success around his own advice and experience. What he did and what that particular quote meant to him? An answer to the question: How did he do it? How did he deal with the issue? For each quote. And much more!
Steve Jobs - Learn from the Masters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What will you exactly get on this book? Quotes from Steve jobs and the course of action for you to follow to equal Steve Jobs success around his own advice and experience. What he did and what that particular quote meant to Steve Jobs ? An answer to the question: How did Steve Jobs do it? How did he deal with the issue? For each quote. What can you learn from what Steve Jobs did?
Imam Abu Haneefa
Price: Free! Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Abu Haneefa, a renowned scholar of Islamic law, is a remarkable Muslim hero from the world of learning. His juristic decisions have influenced the Muslim world for 12 centuries. His greatest feat is an unparalleled collective Islamic legislation, a futuristic effort to find Shariah solutions to everyday problems. The Hanafi school of thought has the largest following in the Islamic world today.
Mitchell Zuckoff’s 13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
13 HOURS presents, for the first time ever, the true account of the events of September 11, 2012, when terrorists attacked the US State Department Special Mission Compound and a nearby CIA station called the Annex in Benghazi, Libya. A team of six American security operators fought to repel the attackers and protect the Americans stationed there.
Chemists Lead Such Interesting LIves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,160. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book follows the growth of Massey University through the eyes of a chemist and his colleagues. This is not a stolid ponderous account but through anecdotes focusses on the humour in a chemist’s life. There were fires and floods, chemistry demonstrations that go astray, squabbles over grades, robberies, and challenges as the age of the computer begins and above all else there are the people
Memories, Dreams, Nightmares
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016 by Ironstone Digital. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the memoir of Jack Weiss, who at the age of 14 is deported from Hungary to the notorious Nazi death camps. Desperate to stay with his father, and barely able to pass as a grown man, he recounts the horror of life at Auschwitz-Birkenau. Alone at the end of the war, he travels through orphanages and refugee camps until brought to Winnipeg by the Canadian Jewish Congress to start a new life.
Hymie Loudmouth Levine Capone, Chicago, Gambling and Bootlegging
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Hymie Levine was an integral part of the Al Capone mob which controlled beer, liquor and gambling during the Prohibition era in Chicago. He collected money from speakeasies and gambling dens while paying off corrupt policemen. My ebook is a chronology of information about Hymie Levine and his Mafia associates. I have written the text from newspapers, ancestral records and previous books on Capone.
Face Value: The Assassination of Portrait Painting by Photography, 1850–1870
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
“Face Value” takes a revolutionary new approach to art history, exposing complex networks of colonial artists and revealing important lost paintings of Richard Noble. This long-overdue research will rewrite gallery and museum catalogues in Australia and Britain, and finally deliver some justice to our lost artists.
Umar Bin Abdul Aziz
Price: Free! Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Umar bin Abdul Aziz was an Islamic reformer in the 8th century & the 5th rightly guided caliph of Islam. Though the Umayyad rulers were largely self-absorbed & materialistic, he proved himself a God-fearing ruler wholly vested in his people’s welfare. His rule was short but brilliant, & he proved a true Muslim hero, reviving the spirit of Islam & exceeding people's expectations on good governance.
A Life of Flight: One Pilot's Story, from Piper Cubs to 747s and Beyond
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,800. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Pilot Bob Gartshore’s 42-year flying career spanned a period of rapid aviation development - from fabric-covered Piper Cubs with a little 65-hp engine to Boeing 747s with four engines developing some 240,000 pounds of thrust. He logged over 21,000 hours in the cockpit, flying to six continents - freight, charter and scheduled runs - for the RCAF, CPA, Wardair, and Canadian Airlines.
Telling things as they happened
Price: Free! Words: 51,510. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Brave political woman who fought for seamstresses's rights
Grandfather's Letters
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by We Green Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
The controversial Professor of Mathematics, scholar and lawyer from Vavuniya – C.Suntharalingam, was a member of independent Ceylon’s first cabinet of Ministers. Resigning from his post, he wrote open letters decrying the direction Ceylon’s independence was taking.
A Spring Hike
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Biographical
The author recounts an auspicious hike in the Pisgah National Forest (NC, USA) on a cool day in April of 1998. A stream-side inscription casts a spell over the day. Approx. 1600 words. Another one in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. If this little autobiographical tale were a movie, it would most likely be rated PG-13. Sorry, no Mr. Malloy in this one. Not sure where he was then.
The Other Side of Reason: A journal on PTSD
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 24,380. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Deep, insightful, gripping prose-poetry of a journey through Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and in recognition of the passengers whose lives were changed forever in a tragic bus-train collision and in memory of those who died.
Another Nice Mess - The Laurel & Hardy Story
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 28,920. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The book examines how the comedians teamed up and it explains why, nearly half a century after their deaths, their films continue to enchant people all over the world.
Estelle Carey Murdered By Al Capone Associates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Estelle Carey was murdered in an extremely violent way on February 2, 1943. Intruders used an ice pick, among other weapons to kill her in he posh Addison Street apartment on Chicago's North Side. The dice giri and photo model was also burned severely when authorities found her. My e-book looks at Estelle Carey's life and the men she spent her time with. Many of them were former Al Capone cronies.
The Disney Story: Chronicling the Man, the Mouse, and the Parks
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 69,950. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Attention, all Disney Fans! Do you enjoy reading about the Disney theme parks? Perhaps you’re enamored with the man who was Walt Disney? Maybe you’re just plain crazy for Mickey Mouse and the Disney big-screen features? No need to order your serving of Disney history and knowledge a la carte anymore. Welcome to The Disney Story, a decade-by-decade look back on the man, the mouse, and the parks.