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Bolívar y la revolución
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,520. Language: Spanish. Published: November 30, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Análisis político, histórico y geopolítico de las viscisitudes que tuveo dentro y fuera del continente el LIbertador Simón Bolívar para consolidar la revolución durante y después de la guerra de independencai entre 1820 y 1830, cuando falleció traicionado y decepcionado de quienes había libertado.
Histoire de ma jeunesse - François Arago
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extrait : Je naquis le 26 février 1786, dans la commune d’Estagel, ancienne province du Roussillon (département des Pyrénées-Orientales). Mon père, licencié en droit, avait de petites propriétés en terres arables, en vignes et en champs d’oliviers, dont le revenu faisait vivre sa nombreuse famille. J’avais donc trois ans en 1789, quatre ans en 1790, cinq ans en 1791, six ans en 1792...
'Pensées d’une solitaire' précédées de fragments inédits. Louise Ackermann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extrait : S’il est difficile de donner une juste idée des contemporains illustres dans l’intimité desquels on n’a pas pénétré, il l’est aussi d’en parler lorsqu’on les a approchés de très près, quand on a pu les apprécier et les admirer dans leur vie de chaque jour, quand on en a été aimé tendrement. On voudrait réussir à faire comprendre la noblesse, la droiture, la belle simplicité des rares
Jayspeak On The Cote D'Azur
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,320. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
American Actress and Attorney JAY W. MACINTOSH moved to Nice, France from Los Angeles in 2015. In this book, she creates and writes about her new life in France in a way that captures and keeps your attention throughout. Her style is casual and comfortable​. ​A delightful read for those who love to live life in new ways, vicariously or otherwise. She takes you along for the ride.
The Magnificent Heel: The Life and Films of Ricardo Cortez
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 144,200. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Relive his dramatic story, from his poverty-stricken childhood to Wall Street and on through Hollywood triumphs, tragedies, and scandals. The author draws from rare material gathered from key libraries and studio archives, much of which has never been published.
Inhale
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,110. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
She has tried everything. She has given up everything. She has been separated from her Children, her Family, her Home, her Country. Held captive by her husband, James' narcissistic personality and mental disease, Colleen is left alone to her thoughts, wavering faith in a Higher Source, and leaning on her gift of song to escape a life that has become a nightmare.
Severe Clear: Chronicles of A Canadian Bush Pilot
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,020. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Is an aviation term that depicts this book's Critical Insight into Aviation's dangers and lessons learned. Remote living becomes dependent upon astuteness, safety, and ingenuity. Although Northern Bush Flying is the primary subject of this fast paced book, associated living among the aboriginal First Nation Peoples projects additional stories and skills of Bush Life. Flying episodes range...
Viața de petrolist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: Romanian. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
O adevărată provocare stilistică, pe care autorul o înfruntă cu succes: materialul se parcurge alert şi ne oferă, prin bogăţia de detalii, acces privilegiat la un univers socio-profesional incitant.
In the Right Place at the Right Time: A Biography of Grenold and Dorothy Collins
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Early Alaska pioneers Dorothy and Grenold Collins managed to create a financial bonanza by engineering their working schedules into the ultimate vacation. And, although they died in the 1990s, their story is not only a good read, but provides an excellent formula for those with similar goals.
Under Pressure: Buried Alive and Other Ordinary Miracles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,090. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Come ride along with me on my journey from a life of dysfunction and chaos to self discovery and abundant joy.
Faraway Times and Places
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
From Kansas to Las Cruces to Taos and beyond, artist and author Carolene Callahan Herbel tells tales in Faraway Times and Places that capture the tenderness, hardship, and challenges of the Greatest Generation, those Americans who, in the words of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, had a “rendezvous with destiny."
Confessions of an Islamophobe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
While the United States, and indeed most of the Western world, fights an active war against Islamic terrorism, we remain in deep denial about who truly is the enemy.
From Faith to Freedom: A Gay Man’s Escape from Christian Fundamentalism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the story of one man who survived the Bible Belt and came to terms with his homosexuality via a zig-zagging journey of sexual and spiritual exploration.No matter your orientation, the ups and downs within these pages are sure to offer insight into the joys and struggles of one queer journey through fundamentalism into freedom.
Dorie in the Mirror
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017 by Fruitbearer Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
Come along with Dorie to where in all began in a little town of Wolsum, Holland. Don’t bring your cell phones or your tablets—just sit with her a while and grab your favorite drink as she reflects on her roots and how her life has unfolded. Settle in for a glimpse of how God moves and massages His mysterious ways to unravel His truth. May these pages inspire you to reflect on your own legacy.
'Dear Thursday…' Love Notes to the Days of the Week, Volume Four
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The fourth volume of Kevin J. O'Conner's love notes to the days of the week, a unique slant on the act of 'journaling'…
Zarpazo otra cara de la violencia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,900. Language: Spanish. Published: November 25, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Vibrante testimonio de un sargento del ejército colombiano que a comienzos de la décaa de 1960 se infiltró en una cuadrilla de bandoleros y mediante audaces acciones colmadas de valor personal, valentía, arrojo e ingenio ayudó a desmantaelar las últimas guerrillas liberalesy conservdoras que tenían asolada gran parte de la región cafetera y agroindustrial de Colombia.
George "Big Frenchy" DeMange Harlem's Cotton Club, Owney Madden and Boxing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
"Big Frenchy" DeMange was a trusted and reliable business associate of "Owney" Madden. The two of them ran the Cotton Club. Along with Will Duffy they were the principal backers of Italian heavyweight boxer Primo Carnera from the time he was 23. The triumvirate of mobsters robbed the fighter of much of his hard earned money. On one occasion Madden demonstrated his loyalty by ransoming Big Frenchy.
Special Ed Rock Star
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,940. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Roy Fletcher decided that raising his son was more important than the rock stardom that loomed on his horizon. In a move even more surprising than leaving his up-and-coming band, he became a special education teacher. Special Ed Rock Star chronicles the journey of the struggles and bittersweet joys he experienced while working with students who taught him humility and compassion.
The Fine Art of Being Difficult
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 172,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Alternative history
"What's it called?" asked Lydia. Bill chuckled to himself, "The Fine Art of Being Difficult . It's about a guy who goes into hospital to undergo chemotherapy and a bone marrow transplant to cure his leukemia. The odds against survival just going in were so bad that he believes he died in the hospital but woke up into a different world as a homeless man living in his car; It's a Hero's Journey.
Journal of Janet Tallulah, Volume 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,360. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Journal of Janet Tallulah, Volume I, is a courageous and intimate inner record of a young woman's struggle for meaning and direction in life. It is honest and open in its internal conversation.