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Outward Bound (Merchant Navy post ww2)
Price: $7.84 USD. Words: 49,690. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by M. Brown. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Military
The author describes his first post-war year in the Merchant Navy, on the Liberty Ship Samnesse, with detailed information about the different countries visited and numerous interesting photographs. Outward Bound is the sequel to "Life Aboard a Wartime Liberty Ship" published by Amberley and which received excellent reviews.
Above the Lake:Tuscany, the artist's journey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,880. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
The artist/fool with one foot suspended above the abyss, never looking to the future as six months morph into twenty years; Cortona, Camelot-like rising above the lake, casting her spell but lurking in the wings is a parallel universe threatening a rude awakening-welcome to the life of the artist.
Tubob: Two Years in West Africa with the Peace Corps
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
TUBOB: Two Years in West Africa with the Peace Corps is a memoir of a newly married couple who discover themselves in new light as they work and learn about a different culture in a third-world country. They find strength and frustration trying to make a difference. Caught up in a military coup, they seek refuge in a house with 116 other people and wonder if their lives will ever be the same.
9 Lives of a Fighter Pilot: One pilot’s personal story as an American patriot
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,110. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Military
A pilot's life is never dull, especially when you're a jet fighter pilot in the Marines flying assault missions in Iraq during Saddam Hussein's reign and then when you work at the White House under President Clinton! Sometimes you have close calls with Death. Sometimes you get nine lives. You better live the ninth to its fullest! This is Colonel Greg Raths' life... a roadmap for success.
Goodbye, Sagebrush
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,950. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Goodbye, Sagebrush is a semi-autobiographical tale of one young girl's experience moving from the Wyoming frontier of her upbringing to the "big city" of Salt Lake, at the tail end of the Great Depression. As Dottie 'Rie travels the long road to Utah's capital city, her mind drifts back to the good life she enjoyed back in the old log cabin and at the ranch.
Captain Henry Evelyn Arthur Platt - Diaries and Letters of a First World War Officer in the 19th Hussars and 1st Coldstream Guards
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
Diary and letters of Captain Henry Evelyn Arthur Platt including his time at Eton, Sandhurst and in the First World War. He describes life in the Hussars and Coldstream Guards, how he was gassed in May 1915, and life in the trenches. He was killed near Ypres in May 1916. The book is illustrated with maps and photographs, and includes biographies of his wife, son, brother and parents.
Ataka: My Life Story
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This ebook contains my life experiences so far. All the information in it are real life experiences. Nothing was fabricated.
My Longest Round
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,670. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
’I’ve been fighting since the day I was born. No, I’ve been fighting from the time I was curled up inside my mother’s belly. The day my father shot himself in the head, that’s when my fight started’ Wally ’Wait-a-While’ Carr is an Australian and Commonwealth champion boxer who held twelve titles in six divisions.
Pop Queen Madona Secrets Exposed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Madonna August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, director, dancer, and entrepreneur. She has sold more than 300 million records worldwide and is recognized as theworld's best-selling female recording artist in history by Guinness World Records.
Pop Queen Madona Secrets Exposed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Madonna August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, director, dancer, and entrepreneur. She has sold more than 300 million records worldwide and is recognized as theworld's best-selling female recording artist in history by Guinness World Records.
David Norris: Trial By Media
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
During the lead up to the 2011 Irish presidential election Joe Jackson published David Norris: Trial By Media, which tells the story of, arguably, Ireland's most controversial presidential candidate that year, Senator David Norris. The Senator has since written his autobiography, which, sadly gives only one chapter to the 2011 Irish Presidential election and omits 99% of this material.
Параноя
Price: Free! Words: 22,920. Language: Bulgarian. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / existential
Тази книга ще отвори пред теб вратата към един анормален дори параноичен вътрешен свят, който, за разлика от твоя, е истински. От този свят ти нищо няма да разбереш, защото не би могъл да го докоснеш. Затова - презирай ме и захвърли тази книга далече!
Karamojo Bell
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Walter "Karamojo" Bell spent half his life hunting in Africa, and made a fortune from the ivory trade.
The Rise and Fall of A Modern-Day Icarus
Price: Free! Words: 136,300. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
Are you lifting weights because you want to develop more muscle mass? Why do most think that more muscle mass leads to an increase of resting fat metabolism? When you hypertrophy your muscles, you are enlarging Type IIb muscle fibres, which are glycolytic. There is an increase of carbohydrate metabolism, not fat metabolism. I have had problems with stress. Read my life-struggle to understand why.
"Dad I Want To Be A Menudo!"
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,940. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The true story of a member of the famous group (Boy Band) Menudo, Raymond Acevedo, who at 12 years of age was determined to enroll and belong to the group Menudo. His struggles, determination and faith led him to do what at that moment was impossible. His experiences and that of his family with the struggles with the organization of Padosa America who wielding a very tight control of the group.
Subject to Change
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,440. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A hybrid metafictional memoir by a prescient Vietnam veteran. He was in Morocco on 9/11. It blends journalism, history, creative nonfiction and world travel. It incorporates abandonment, loss, exile, renewal, creativity, diversity, kindness and gratitude.
Tales from my Bicentennial Year - Baseball, Hotdogs, Apple Pie and a Plymouth Fury III
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,590. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Humorous look at childhood in the Seventies. Relive the life, the music, the parenting. Go back when Baseball ran the sports world.
El progreso del Peregrino
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,260. Language: Spanish. Published: October 30, 2012 by Editorialimagen.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
Novela clásica cristiana
The Triangle Route
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,520. Language: British English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The extraordinary journey of an ordinary man. In this enjoyable autobiography the Jamaican born Errol Samuels looks back on the first 27 years of his life during which he travelled between the Caribbean, the USA and the UK. It is an inspiring story of determination interwoven with interesting and amusing anecdotes on many subjects from mento and ska, to food and family life.
Under the Influence, New Edition of the Unauthorized Story of the Anheuser-Busch Dynasty
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 174,480. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » History » American
"Under the Influence" is the compellingly readable and completely unauthorized saga of the Busch family and the Anheuser-Busch brewery it controlled for more than a century. This New York Times best seller is the first book to tell the whole story behind the All-American red, white and blue logo--an amazing tale of opportunism unbridled power, family conflict, sex scandals and violent death.