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Lot Albatrosa by Władysław Chmielewski
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 55,680. Language: Polish. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
Książka "Lot Albatrosa" jest opisem wybranych wydarzeń podczas nauki w Szkole Morskiej (1955-60 r.), na praktykach na żaglowcach oraz z lat 1961-1999 kiedy pływałem na statkach handlowych: w latach 1962-70 jako oficer pokładowy, a w latach 1971-99 na stanowisku kapitana statku. Dyplom Kpt. Ż. W. (Master Mariner) otrzymałem w styczniu 1971 r. mając 32 lat. Byłem kapitanem na 30 statkach.
A Lifetime in the Eye of the Storm by Andre Nguyen Van Chau
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 221,610. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » War
Hiep lived her life, from earliest childhood, at the center of the war. This is her story of love and loss, triumph and tragedy. It is the story of all women who have lived through a war, with only their steadfast love, hope and faith in God to give them the strength to go on living.
Saga by Dr. Dan Netherland
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The biography of Dr. Dan Netherland, internationally acclaimed martial artist with 60+ years training experience, veteran police captain and swat team commander, best known as the undisputed World Power Breaking Champion, holding multiple Guinness world records.
Sine Die by Wendy Blake
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a poignant true story of love lost. It begins with the central person 'Harry Blake' as a young boy in pre-world war 2 years. It takes the reader through his troubled childhood and eventual voluntary enlistment into the British Army. It describes Harry's accident that saw him 'invalided' out of the army and his inability to function as a normal person.
Sacada del Polvo by Avis Goodhart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: Spanish. Published: January 30, 2015 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A pesar de un trasfondo de abuso infantil, dislexia e infidelidad matrimonial, Avis realizó su primer viaje internacional de misiones a la edad de cincuenta años. La Iglesia, la Escuela y el Orfanato que ella fundó en el norte del Perú, fue el resultado tanto de su dolor como de su obediencia radical al Señor, sacando del polvo a miles de personas. Esta convincente historia es de una mujer común y
É Assim Não É by Jorge Coimbra
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 30, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ah! Mas fui-o confirmando ao longo da vida. É mesmo pecado. E na primeira escola ficou completamente claro. Foi uma das primeiras vezes em que morri. «A menina anda com o fio ao pescoço por fora da bata porquê? Não tem vergonha? A dar nas vistas. É para os rapazes a verem?
Poetic Memoirs of a Young Son by Eugy Enoch
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Logger books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
A Young Man, His ways, His thoughts, His Journeys, Adventures and Travails, His views on women and sexuality, right here in Poems... Buy this very ebook about the journey, travails, pains, romance and lessons of an African Boy and Support child education in Developing countries
A Different Life by Alice Taft
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,790. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author was born in Scotland in 1946 to a large family of 11 children. At the age of 16 Alice moved to London to work for the Royal Household, whilst there she met her future husband, a member of the Household Cavalry. Alice has three grandchildren.
Forgiveness by Maxine Sommers
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 49,370. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Aurora House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Macky's unfolding life brought insecurity and inner turbulence. Disturbing thoughts overshadowed her strong intuitive self, heightened during four decades of debilitating painful cyclic migraines. She is coming full circle, gaining insight into how words and actions, have overloaded her sensitive body. Spiritual healing has taken place as a natural course of her continued trust and belief.
In from the Rain - a Journey of Faith by Brett Christensen
Price: Free! Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of how faith grew in a boy as he grew towards adulthood, and left behind many beliefs of his upbringing.
Heroine Tracks by Aisha Raison
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Aisha Raison, author of Speaking in Cursive and Other Adventures of Little Girl Blue, introduces essays and poetry on the Independent Black Woman, relationships, love and social issues.
A Short Biography of Pope John XXIII by Alfonso Borello
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A very short biography of Angelo Roncalli better known as the blessed Pope John XXIII who headed the Catholic Church from 1958 until his death in 1963.
Sir Harry Gibbs: Without fear or favour by Joan Priest
Price: $2.36 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
This biography concerns one of Queensland's and Australia's most distinguished lawyers and jurists, Sir Harry Gibbs. Born in Ipswich in 1917, he studied law at the University of Queensland before going on to a legal career of great accomplishment, culminating in his taking the top position in the Australian judicial system. He was Chief Justice of the Australian High Court from 1981-1987.
Scholars and Gentlemen by Joan Priest
Price: $1.57 USD. Words: 147,980. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
There are a number of remarkable families who have made their mark on Australian life in the 20th century — Street, Kent-Hughes, Bonython, Cilento, Durack, Mackerras — are some that spring instantly to mind. It has been my purpose to illustrate this by tracing the diverse careers of the Mackerras family and assessing the contribution they have made to the development of this country.
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life given in his own words in his autobiography, The Days of My Life. There can be no truer biography than that given by the first by Geoffrey Clarke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life
Rider Haggard: His Extraordinary Life and Colonial Work by Geoffrey Clarke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life given in his own words in his autobiography, The Days of My Life. There can be no truer biography than that given by the first hand witness, the author himself.
My Military Years by David Feeney
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The incredibly true story of a daring and cunning band of rogue army clerks working with the anti-war underground to shuffle family men and unrecognized conscientious objectors away from combat in Vietnam. Private Feeney, the groups leader, flew weekly from Boston to Oakland Army Base and put men into the trunks of cars and helped them escape - five minutes after delivering them as his prisoner.
Isolated World by Susan Eastwood
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When she was two years and ten months old, Susan Eastwood scrambled up on to a table. She fell, sustaining two black eyes and a broken nose. It was only months later that her parents realised that the fall had also rendered her completely deaf. Since then Susan has had to learn to survive in a world and overcome her sense of isolation.
Murder In Pittsburgh The Death of an Artist's Model by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Grace Roberts was a 25-year-old manicurist and artist's model for hosiery ads across the United States. In her violent death the reader is transported into the life of affluent Philadelphia nearly a century ago. One of her most prominent suitors was the heir to a Pittsburgh coal fortune, a man who was educated at Yale. He and Mary's romance was broken off in 1907 because of social constraints.
The Dancing Debutante by Elfrida Eden Fallowfield
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Elfrida Eden was born into a distinguished family – her uncle was a Prime Minister, Sir Anthony Eden. As one of the last true ‘debs’ she mingled with the stars. She auditioned for Judy Garland and turned down Norman Wisdom’s offer of a film role. She also turned Sean Connery down when he made a pass at her at a party after being cast as James Bond.