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Rosemary Kennedy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Rosemary Kennedy The Legend of The Hidden Kennedy By World Watch Media According to Henry H. Goddard, Rosemary had actually suffered from a disability which required her to receive intellectual specials needs. A biographer composed that Rose Kennedy did not confide in her good friends and she pretended her child was typical, with some family members understanding absolutely nothing...
Phil Knight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
Phil Knight The Story of The Businessman Who Created Nike By World Watch Media Philip Hampson "Phil" Knight (born February 24, 1938) is an American mogul and benefactor. A local resident of Oregon, he is the co-founder and chairman emeritus of Nike, Inc., and formerly served as chairman and CEO of the business. In November 2015, Forbes called Knight the 15th wealthiest individual in the world...
The Magnolia Story | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Summary of The Magnolia Story From Chip Gaines & Joanna Gaines By Summary Station Fixer Upper is a popular reality television series on HGTV, starring Chip and Joanna Gaines and based in Waco, Texas. The pilot episode first aired in May of 2013. Season one began nearly one year later, in April of 2014, followed by the second season in January of 2015, the third season in December of 2015...
Josephine Earp
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » North America
Josephine Earp The Legendary Life of the Wife of Wyatt Earp By World Watch Media Josephine Sarah Marcus was born in 1860 in New York City, the second of 3 kids of immigrants birthed by parents Carl-Hyman Marcuse (Henry Marcus) and Sophie Lewis. Her household was Jewish, and originated from the Posen area in Prussia, current-day Poland, around 1850. Her mom Sophie was a widow with a 3-year-old...
Hidden Figures (Dorothy Vaughan) | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Summary of Hidden Figures From Margot Lee Shetterly Dorothy Vaughan By Summary Station Dorothy Vaughan, an American mathematician and the first African-American woman to become a head of personnel at NACA (National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics), was born on September 1910 in Kansas City, Missouri. Dorothy Vaughan was named Dorothy Johnson at birth by her parents Leonard and Annie Johnson.
Hidden Figures: Mary Jackson | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Summary of Hidden Figures From Margot Lee Shetterly Mary Jackson By Summary Station Every life on Earth is significant by itself. All the people leave some kind of marking upon civilization with their presence. But some of us, leave clear footprints on the world. Some people are so extraordinary and important that they must be remembered and acknowledged in the future.
Hidden Figures: Katherine Johnson | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Summary of Hidden Figures From Margot Lee Shetterly Katherine Johnson: One of the Black Woman Mathematicians Who Worked with NASA on the Space Race By Summary Station Katherine Coleman Goble Johnson is one of the most important pioneers from the American space movement. She is a physicist and a research mathematician who has calculated orbits and trajectories for historic space missions.
Hero of the Empire | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Summary of Hero of the Empire From Candace Millard The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill By Summary Station Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was born on 30 November 1874. He was an heir of a noble family of the Dukes of Marlborough. His ancestor George Spencer, a member of the aristocratic Spencer family, was proud of his consanguinity with John Churchill...
Grinding it Out | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
Summary of Grinding it Out From Ray Kroc The Making of McDonald’s By Summary Station Surprisingly, Ray Kroc’s business success may appear to be fate. At least, it was predicted in his early years by a phrenologist – a person, who specializes in predicting the future. Nobody exactly knows what had made Ray’s father take his little son to him one day...
The General vs. the President | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Military
Summary of The General vs. the President From H.W. Brands MacArthur and Truman At the Brink of Nuclear War By Summary Station Truman relieving General Douglas MacArthur caused a bit of an uproar amongst the American public. His motives were to limit the conflict in Korea, resulting in his decision to remove MacArthur. General MacArthur was full of ego and flair...
Wishing on a Star: The Life of Eddie Carroll
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,210. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Whether Eddie Carroll came into your life early or late, an immediate treasured friendship was created. You became a part of his family, something which can still happen by just reading this biography." Gary Schaengold President of Disneyana Fan Club
Hope in the Valley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Hope in the Valley is a memoir written by Elizabeth Fischer and her husband, Kevin. At 26 years old, Elizabeth was diagnosed with stage IV melanoma cancer which flipped everything she knew upside down. From medical uncertainty to eternal promise, these pages are an intimate look at the life of Elizabeth and the Hope of Christ above everything the world could throw at her.
Know That You Can Be Free: an interview with an adventurer, heroine and misfit
Price: Free! Words: 12,790. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Meg infected me with her unswerving determination to choose her own path. She has changed me and my life thoroughly and I know that the same can happen to you, to anyone. You just have to know that you CAN be free. This interview with Meg was intended to do just that. In this interview I, the woman she helped escape from Russia, ask Meg questions I've wondered about for years.
My Ayahuasca Nightmare
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,960. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
After suffering from memory loss and chronic pain brought on by a car accident the author takes you on an often-terrifying journey of holistic healing through shamanism and Ayahuasca. The administrators of this very divine plant were discovered to be very inappropriate shamans residing down in Peru in the Amazon rain forest.
Pasión por Jesús
Price: Free! Words: 13,160. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2017 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Ivonne habla de las diferencias y malentendidos que tiene con una amiga acerca de la existencia de Dios. Diferencias que parecen ser irreconciliables a partir de la discusión generada por la matanza de Acteal.
Salto de amor por la vida
Price: Free! Words: 17,240. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2017 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
María Antonieta creció siendo la consentida de su papá. Su mamá era muy exigente. Se casa con Serafín a los quince años, él, diez años mayor que ella, un hombre trabajador y responsable que amaba el deporte. Siendo inquieta e intrépida se apasiona con el paracaidismo. Desgraciadamente en un salto hay problemas y queda incapacitada. Dos milagros, Martha y Marcela la llevan a la libertad de su alma.
Daleen Mopani Lodge
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Daleen van Mopani Lodge is die verhaal van twee dogters, Daleen en Maryna Weideman, wat hul ouers in ‘n vliegongeluk verloor en die plaas, gastehuis en alles erf. Saam worstel hulle deur hul smart en om hul ouers se erflating ‘n sukses te maak.
Bigwigs & Benefactors of the Pikes Peak Region
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,110. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
From Colorado Springs’ wealthiest and most prominent citizens, including Spencer Penrose and Winfield Scott Stratton, to the lesser-known but vitally important contributions of the Beth-El Nurses and American Indians, Bigwigs & Benefactors of the Pikes Peak Region is a collection of biographical narratives about people who have impacted the Pikes Peak region’s history and development.
In Endless Fear: A True Story
Price: $4.34 USD. Words: 42,270. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 16, 2017 and represented by IntrepidSparks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Colin’s autobiography tells of a childhood tainted by a terrifying level of physical and emotional abuse at the hands of a merciless father. But life was not entirely bleak and these pages also attest to days of almost idyllic freedom. Between the fear and the freedom the Crump siblings grew up to be strong, resiliant and self-reliant, at home in the New Zealand wilderness...
THE CALLING - A Kentucky Country Doctor and his Registered Nurse Wife Become Medical Missionaries To Haiti
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,830. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
The compelling story of a troubled teen who found his manhood and his calling treating the wounds of those who fell in the killing fields of Korea. After years of medical practice in rural Kentucky, he and his RN wife find spiritual growth and redemption in serving the poor of Haiti while founding MISSIONS OF LOVE, Inc, an international mission in partnership with the Haitian government.