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Marco Polo Vita E Tempo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: 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.
Next to a River
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An autobiographical series of poems and prose poems set in Titusville, Florida. In Next to a River, we catch a glimpse of what life was like for a young boy who was raised by older parents in a retirement community where funerals were regular occasions, blacks and whites were segregated, tanks drove along the highway headed towards Cuba, and family dynamics were as comical as they were tragic.
The First Trip
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Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A humorous short story about a young man taking his first LSD trip and the highs and lows he experiences from it.
I'm Not Defective: The Story of Josh
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The true story of Josh, a cleft-palate puppy rescued from death row at two hours old who would become an inspiration to the world.
Owney Madden Irish Beer Racketeer Of Prohibition Era New York City
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
By his own count Owney Madden was jailed 140 times. He was imprisoned for the murder of rival gangster Patsy Doyle in 1914. One time Owney was freed from Sing Sing Prison on a writ of habeas corpus. He returned voluntarily after it was discovered that he was leading the high life at Florida's Hialeah Park instead of working at a laundry in Brooklyn under the supervision of a parole officer.
Van Gogh y sus cartas a Theo - Más allá de la leyenda
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Series: Misterios de Van Gogh. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: Spanish. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
'Van Gogh y sus cartas a Theo' es la segunda parte de la serie 'Misterios de Van Gogh' por Liesbeth Heenk, una historiadora del arte especializada en Van Gogh. La autora utiliza como fuente principal las cartas de Van Gogh y habla de la vida del artista, la cercanía de este con su trabajo y su enfermedad mental.
Una Hora con Van Gogh : Biografía completa para principiantes
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Series: Misterios de Van Gogh. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,640. Language: Spanish. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
'Una Hora con Van Gogh' es una perfecta introducción a la vida y obra del que fue y será uno de los grandes artistas de la historia: Vincent van Gogh. Una sola hora de lectura basta para introducirse en el mundo de Van Gogh, figura responsable del futuro del arte moderno. El primer libro de la serie 'Misterios de Van Gogh' por Liesbeth Heenk, una historiadora del arte especializada en Van Gogh.
The Red Star Diary of 1916
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This extraordinary work pulls directly from a diary discovered in a flea market in the 1990s. Rena Corey painstakingly tracked down the details of the young man whose diary she obtained, not even knowing his identity until well into her search: Bill Noxon. Intertwining Bill’s own words with her discoveries about his life, Ms. Corey paints a complete picture of this young man.
Wake Up Running
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Price: $6.99 USD. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Life Force Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
A memoir by American executive, David Egee, who overcame a learning handicap to become a successful international health care executive, establishing hospitals in the Middle East and nursing homes in England, while dealing with persons such as Yasser Arafat and Muammar Gaddafi.
The Untimely Suicide of Sebastian Goat -- A Cowboy Story
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
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Sebastian was a highly spirited goat living with other animals on his New Mexico ranch. Over the years the goat had managed to violently assault pretty much all of the cowboys and other animals that worked and lived on the ranch until the day Sebastian finally fell down on to a ledge he couldn't escape from.
To dwell in the power of truth.
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Series: Sunderland P. Gardner Lectures, Book 49. You set the price! Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
In the 1999 Sunderland P. Gardner lecture, Jack Ross describes his inspiring, life-long spiritual journey which led him to misery and transcendent joy in maximum security prisons as part of his non-violent witness to the power of truth.
Share Your Neighbour's Joy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Share Your Neighbour’s Joy is a true short story in which names of characters have been falsified for harmony. Pastor Sekaza is an ordinary servant of God. He is blessed but Mudanya sees him like a miserable helpless creature. He is unaware that God has his own timetable for His people, and above all, His servants.
The Delaplaine Lord Byron - His Essential Quotations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Here are Lord Byron's most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his very own words.
The Delaplaine Ray Bradbury - His Essential Quotations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Here are Bradbury's most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his very own words.
The Delaplaine Ambrose Bierce - His Essential Quotations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Here are Bierce’s most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his very own words.
12 Shots: 2014 blog posts
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Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2013, my son Brian was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. This book traces a four-month journey in which I trained for a 100 mile cycling event to help raise $37,454.13 for blood cancer research and patient assistance programs. This amount is equivalent to the average charge for a single chemotherapy injection delivered to our Little Man. He received 12 of these shots in two months.
KIDNEY FOR SALE: A struggle for survival
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Why would anyone in their right minds want to do something illegal and immoral? Is it greed, power or some other sinister reason? This is a true story of people who are forced by their situations to take steps otherwise which they would not consider. Every copy sold raises vital funds for Kidney Research. Please support this cause as it could be anyone of us that may need it.