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The Unauthorized Autobiography of W.B.: The War Years (1933-1945)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,120. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir by Walter Bodlander, in his 90s, reflects on his odyssey as young German Jew in the 1930s fleeing to Switzerland, France, Palestine and returning to his native Germany as an officer in the US Army. The book explores some of the psychological adjustments of a boy, raised in a fully assimilated German family, coming to terms with his Jewish ancestry. Full of self reflection and humor.
My Father, My Puzzle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,080. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is a true story about the author's love-hate relationship with his father. After the family endures one refugee camp after another, the author gradually uncovers his father's secret World War II past. The story also illustrates the difficulties faced by immigrants trying to rebuild their lives in the United States.
Calatorie in lumea lui Marx
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Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 34,760. Language: German. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
(4.00 from 1 review)
"Traveling in Marx's world" is a book about my father's experience in the communist gulag in Romania. He, Alexander Prodan was imprisoned between 1950 and 1956 and was a victim of the famous experiment which took place in the prisions of Pitesti, Aiud and Gherla.
Mean Streets - Life in the Apartheid Police
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Series: The Mean Streets, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,550. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
The first book in the Mean Streets Series, it is a brutally honest and unconventional account of life in the South African Police Force (1985-1991) in the years before Mr Nelson Mandela was released from jail. This one recalls the Author's basic training and other events at the South African Police College in Pretoria.
Musikana, Women of Zimbabwe
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Through the eyes of a young idealistic development worker Musikana journeys into post colonial Zimbabwe. From the demise of a young maid’s life, witnessing the harsh realities at a preschool for disabled children to sharing burgeoning dreams of two young teens, the author encounters the life of musikana, the young women of Zimbabwean.
Good Night Old Man
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 71,990. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012 by Dream Write Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Today, we still have radio and telephone – each very much advanced but telegraph collapsed in Canada on May 30th, 1972, and our beautiful language died. In the ‘40s and ‘50s, I worked and conversed in Morse code every day. For those born after 1972, Morse code was an electrical language people used to communicate with one another all over the world. I left it in the final decade of its life.
The Story of Railroading’s Most Remarkable Brothers: W. Graham Claytor, Jr. and Robert B. Claytor
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,170. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The story of two major leaders in American railroading who also happened to be brothers. The book covers the lives and accomplishments of Graham Claytor, Jr. and Robert Claytor. The brothers were presidents of two major railroads. Later, Bob became Chairman and CEO of Norfolk Southern. Graham was Secretary of the Navy under President Jimmy Carter. He also was chosen President of Amtrak.
Dancing With Demons
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Warfare
(4.00 from 1 review)
Demons, Angels, and the helping hand of God describes the contents of this book. When I gave my life to Christ the gates of hell let loose upon me and for fifteen years I had one dark battle after another until God rose up and said "enough". Each chapter tells a bizarre story of Christian Witchcraft, Satanism, and words of Prophecy for this country, as the Lord grew me up to be his vessel.
All My Corners Of This World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,690. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One woman's tale of her family's round the world adventures. Starting in post war England travelling overland through Africa, living in Uganda prior to independence and on to New Zealand and, ultimately, Australia.
5 Narodzin i Requiem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 175,740. Language: Polish. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
'In that book, the author deals with the subject of Man and his Life, in the game of Survival, Conquests and Defeats . He analyzes Life under 'Anatomy of Life' and designs a recipe for 'The Art and the Joy of Life'. W tej to książce, autor porusza temat Człowieka i jego Życia, borykającego się w walce z życiowymi żywiołami, klęskami i szczytami.
5 Narodzin i Requiem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 175,610. Language: Polish. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
'In that book, the author deals with the subject of Man and his Life, in the game of Survival, Conquests and Defeats . He analyzes Life under 'Anatomy of Life' and designs a recipe for 'The Art and the Joy of Life'. W tej to książce, autor porusza temat Człowieka i jego Życia, borykającego się w walce z życiowymi żywiołami, klęskami i szczytami.
Dancing Through My Divorce
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,620. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A journey to find how to thrive, live and love again.
The Gift of One
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,860. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Joseph Samuels Messina lost a loved one fourteen years ago, and since that epiphany his participation in the international artistic and music world has flourished. The event triggered a natural affinity for the piano and for the creation of original works of a spiritual, meditative, and even a romantic nature.
Signature with Love
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Based on the true story of Mustapha, Salima and the cats that had entered their lives
Two Dog One Cat Night
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is a true story as told to the author by a very intelligent man who didn't want to do ordinary jobs in life.
Leadership Lessons from the Life of Rasoolullah (SAW)
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Price: Free! Words: 69,540. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Leadership Lessons from the Life of Rasoolullah: Proven techniques of how to succeed in today's world
Leif Erikson: Was He The First Man To Discover America?
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Why do we celebrate Columbus Day? Christopher Columbus wasn't the first man to discover America. He wasn't even the first European to set up a town in America. In fact, there were lots of people here before him. Many people think that the first man to explore North America was Leif Erikson. Leif's father was Erik Thorvaldson. He was also known as Erik the Red. Read about Leif's life in this book.
Memoirs of a Tin Can Sailor
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,430. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
While a lot of these stories deal with all the shenanigans we pulled in liberty ports in the four corners of the globe, most of the time we were haze grey and underway. So sit back and enjoy reading about a navy that in all probability, no longer exists.
Bob Harmon St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
My eBook is about an early 20th century Major League Baseball pitcher who faded into obscurity after winning 23 and 18 games in the 1911 and 1912 seasons. Harmon played for the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates organizations. After his baseball career ended in 1918, he settled in Ouachita Parish, near Monroe, Louisiana. He became a successful dairy farmer and remained close to sports.
What I know about autism. 1. It's hard. 2. There's hope: A story of fear and faith, meltdowns and mayhem, tea and tears. But mostly love.
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: Australian English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The story of a mom and a kid and their quest to not just survive, but to thrive in the face of an autism diagnosis. With faith in God, an insatiable desire to find the right therapy and with real honesty, Cecily Paterson helps parents of children with ASD feel like they are not alone. This book offers not only emotional support, but also practical information and resources.