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Mark Twain A Mini Biography
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
This is a mini biography about Mark Twain, an American legend, writer, editor, publisher and inventor. His book "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" is loved throughout the world and is essential reading in American literature. Learn about his life, his work and interests in a book that give you lots of information but it won't take hours to read like a full length biographical book.
The Risk of Sorrow: Conversations with Holocaust Survivor, Helen Handler
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Albion-Andalus Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
What can the few remaining survivors of the Holocaust teach us before they are gone? What is it that hasn’t yet been said? A high school teacher is given the opportunity to find out when one such survivor chooses her to preserve her final testament. In The Risk of Sorrow, Valerie Foster, takes us on a compelling journey through her complex relationship with Helen Handler, a survivor of Auschwitz.
Share Your Neighbour's Grief
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Share Your Neighbour’s Grief is a true short story in which names of characters have been falsified for harmony. It is actually an appendix to Share Your Neighbour’s Joy. Mchoyo was an ordinary secondary school teacher. He lived a life of one man in this world until he lost his son and it downed on him that in this world a person should live and work with others.
We Were Soldiers Too
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,510. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
We Were Soldiers Too is about life as an infantry soldier during Ronald Reagan's presidency. A critical time of the Cold War as the nation faced the threat of nuclear war with the Soviet Union. This period saw the infantry transition from the slower, heavy armor vehicles to more technologically advanced armor and a lighter infantry
Adorado Abominado
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,290. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: 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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Five Rivers Publishing info@5rivers.org. Category: 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.
The Woman I Was Born To Be
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Told with truth, humor and flair, this is the autobiography of one transsexual's wild ride from boyhood as Alfred Brevard ("Buddy") Crenshaw in rural Tennessee to voluptuous female entertainer in Hollywood. This memoir is a rare pre-Women's Movement account of coming to terms with gender identity.
Lester B. Pearson
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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 info@5rivers.org. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
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.
Glimpses of Autobiography
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,550. 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.
Le Canzoni di Kamal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: Italian. Published: February 24, 2015 by Erik Istrup Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
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.
That's What Women Do
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,120. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The often hilarious journey of a French woman through life.
Dirty
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 118,060. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: 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.
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.
Confessions of a Wrestler
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 60,600. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: 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
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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.