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All The Way
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 98,390. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Dr. Joan Kidd was a respected Physician, who was loved by her patients and respected by her peers. Joan would face the battle for her life and her husband Tom dedicated his life to fighting with her every step of the way. This is their story and how they together found new purpose from their life together... All the Way. Proceeds are donated to the delivery of medical services to Cancer Patients.
My First Twenty-Five Years - From Hitler to Halifax
Price: Free! Words: 13,720. Language: British English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is a true account of a boy's struggle to support his broken family and the same man's quest to live life. A failed attempt to join the war as an under-ager, Art joined the Allied Merchant Navy. This is the remarkable story of his first twenty-five years of life. Thanks to him and many others like him, I have the freedom and means to publish his story on Smashwords at my own free will. Heroes.
Tom Brokaw
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Tom Brokaw The Inspirational Life Story of Tom Brokaw; Pioneer, Patriot, and One of the World Most Well-Known News Broadcasters By Patrick Bunker In order to better understand Tom Brokaw, it is important to understand the history of the American Dakota states. During the late 19th century this area was still seen as one of the great American frontiers.
Robert Kiyosaki
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / money management
Robert Kiyosaki Understanding the Life and Teachings of Robert Kiyosaki; a Successful Businessman, Motivational Speaker, and a Man Who’s Quest is to Help People Find Freedom By Dr. Ruth Carr One of the most difficult things to do in writing a self-help book is to realize that writing the book is not that difficult. The subject matter of the book can be on something such as building shelves...
Lebanon Levi Stoltzfus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Lebanon Levi Stoltzfus The Amish Life of Lebanon Levi Stoltzfus; Businessman, Storyteller, and Star of the Hit Reality Show Called Amish Mafia By Patrick Bunker This is a book which details the life of a man known as “Lebanon” Levi Stoltzfus and the Pennsylvania Amish communities he resides in, revealing both the good and bad sides. The main subject, a man who has had a hit show...
Minstrel Magic
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 179,520. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Saron Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Black and White Minstrel Show was one of the greatest BBC shows. Yet after an unprecedented twenty-one years, the BBC airbrushed it from history. But the George Mitchell Choirs were more than the Minstrels and their story spans fifty years of light entertainment. Founder George Mitchell produced an entertainment phenomenon which deserves to reclaim its rightful place in show business history.
Guide de Survie
You set the price! Words: 14,130. Language: Canadian French. Published: June 18, 2017 by Petra Books. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Profiles of women entrepreneurs, Quebec, Canada. In French. ... des histoires de femmes inspirantes ainsi que des fiches de travail téléchargeables et imprimables. Un bon boost d’énergie et de confiance pour bien débuter la nouvelle saison!
Loan Sharks And Hit Men Murder, Inc. Brooklyn, NY 1939-1941
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The fate of Irving Puggy Feinstein is an example of the sheer ruthlessness of Murder, Inc.operatives. On September 4, 1939 Feinstein was tortured with a rope and ice pick at the instigation of Abe "Kid Twist" Reles. Later Reles and Anthony "Duke" Maffetore would turn on their associates. Both of them lost their lives in the process. Reles jumped or was pushed out of a hotel window in Coney Island.
Profiles in Intelligence: Rachel Maddow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,270. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
"When you try to get into a Liberal's head, in a bibliographic sense, it's all greek to me." – I.M. Stu Pido PROFILES IN INTELLIGENCE The Profile of Rachel Maddow Rachel Anne Maddow (born April 1, 1973) is an American television host, political commentator, and author. She hosts a nightly television show, The Rachel Maddow Show, on MSNBC.
A Charmed Life in Ceylon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,770. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
The author's fascinating adventures in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) in the early 50's portray an adventurous lifestyle that most of us dream about, but would be impossible today. He set himself up as an underwater guide attracting the wealthy and famous to this new sport. They repaid him by inviting him to their homes in Europe where he experienced a lavish lifestyle he hardly knew existed.
Odyssey Uncharted – a World War II Childhood Adventure and Education Wrapped in mid-20th Century History
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 107,820. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Japanese invasion forces Flemming's evacuation from Malaya to Australia and eventually a perilous voyage home to Denmark. At school in England he leads a mutiny. Vacations surviving terrorist attacks in Malaya, meeting King Sobhuza of Swaziland, confronting apartheid. Cambridge years trigger rejection of religion, popular preconceptions and dogma before tackling the world of reality and risk.
Summary of The Nazi Officer’s Wife
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Summary of The Nazi Officer’s Wife From Edith Hahn Beer Summary Station This book begins with a preface that explains that the story is a true one. Edith Hahn Beer fled from the Gestapo by living under a false identity in Nazi Germany. In 1997, she sold her archive of wartime documents, including letters and pictures, which eventually made their way to the United States Holocaust Memorial...
Summary of The Innovators
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
Summary of The Innovators From Walter Isaacson Summary Station Ada Lovelace, and many like her, believed humans and machines work best together. Considering Deep Blue and Watson, both machines were more efficient when partnered with humans. If this continues to be true, Licklider's concept remains unchanged. Overall, this book emphasizes the importance of collaboration during the creative...
The Press Pansy: Profiles of Intelligence: The Guardian's Ben Jacobs A Biographical Look into the Mind of a Fake Media Punk
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Ben Jacobs is a political reporter for Guardian US based in Washington DC. He was previously a reporter for the Daily Beast. Republican candidate Greg Gianforte Gianforte defeated Democratic candidate Rob Quist in Montana's at-large special election for Congress, with Gianforte's 50 percent of the vote beating Quist's 43 percent.
In No Particular Order: A Memoir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,520. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
A memoir-in-vignettes by novelist Kevin Brennan (Parts Unknown, Yesterday Road), demonstrating that life is a kaleidoscope of individual moments.
Double Cross | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
Double Cross The Story of the Mobster Who Controlled America Summary and Analysis From Chuck Giancana & Sam Giancana by Summary Station This beautifully written book isn’t merely a tale of a mobster’s life; it reveals the pain of a notorious person’s family. Also, Double Cross is a tale of the love and compassion a younger brother has for his older, successful, but ruthless sibling.
Onde Termina A Dor
Price: $8.90 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Elsa Oliveira após 4 anos à procura de emprego, finalmente consegue trabalho na área profissional que ela tinha estudado e tanto queria, parecia então que a vida de Elsa estava finalmente a estabilizar, mas mal sabia Elsa o que estaria por vir...
Blind Courage
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
As a small boy in the 1920s, David Ronald Johnston was blinded when a dental procedure went horribly wrong. That did not stop him living a remarkably full life, he took on senior positions within Oxfam, beating 500 other candidates to win the post of Regional Organiser. His daughter Linda has written this book as a tribute to her father.
Slaughterhouse Rules
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,880. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
From a poverty-level mindset and with limited personal expectations, to a life filled with joy and abundance, this is one man’s inspiring story of grit and self-actualization. James Myers takes you on a journey that touches your heart, invigorates your inner passions, and enlightens your spirit. An inspirational book for all ages.
The Mafia, the NYPD and the Murder of Gambler Herman Rosenthal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Herbert Bayard Swope was a Pulitzer Prize winning reporter for a New York newspaper. He was the only journalist to write damaging stories alleging strong ties between the NYPD and the New York City underworld. The principal operative of a gambling racket, NYPD Lt. Charles Becker died in the electric chair at Sing Sing in 1915. A year earlier his Mafia accomplices were executed in the same chair.