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Life in the Bumpy Lane
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An Australian war baby bio full of controversy. Family tragedy at birth, devout Catholic upbringing and sexual abuse by a priest, but the light only dawned eight years later, in a Seminary. Barred from home, starting work, changing careers, raising a family in the corporate rat-race and struggling through recession, all along the way ten years behind his peers: an ordinary life, with feeling.
Maharaja Ranjit Singh: Sher-e-Punjab
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 211. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The one eyed young Sikh was going to become a sworn enemy of the Durrani leaders in the following years.
No One Would Listen
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
No One Would Listen Poppy and Ivan came from different cultures, beliefs, values, and very different personalities. At first happy, then begins huge problems, stress, and failure in health. Her husband arranged secretly to send her and their five young children to live with his sister on a distant and primitive farm. She did not go. Lots of things happen in the years following, including Ivan
RED FACTION BRIGRADE: LAW MANUAL
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You set the price! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Military
This book studies Military Science and Laws of War using personal experience and case studies. The Case Studies are the Bosnia conflict, Operation Surge and Battle of Thermopylae. Robert Silva was a part of the Red Faction Brigade in the 1980s, United Nations Peacekeeper and child CIA operative. In the 1980s Capt Robbie Silva jr his father Robert L Silva Sr was the Director of the CIA.
Memoirs of a Johnny's Fanboy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
(3.00 from 1 review)
The story of one man's exciting, adventurous, and sometimes scary journey into the world of Japanese teen idols, told with the same spirit, humour, and blunt honesty that earned him devoted fans and enemies alike as a blogger and fanboy.
Memories of My Youth
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 38,490. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Adam Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This is a book about the early life of Bill Halkett. It tells of his growing up in Verdun Quebec and his adventures and misadventures. It deals with life, birth, death, and his disappointments and success. This was created as a legacy for his future generations to know what his life was really like.
Julian Assange in Sweden
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 97,020. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, was in Sweden for almost seven weeks during August and September 2010. What happened to him during those seven weeks is a story familiar to many people in Sweden, because it is in the Swedish language. Here, for the first time, is the story for English-speaking readers.
25 + Years Combating Ruses
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,600. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
This book “Phil Duse 25 + Years Combating Ruses” captures the essence of Government “running amuck” to pursue “Mental Masturbations” against a law abider for the pure sake of: we do it because we can—and you can’t do any thing about it!
On my way to Canada
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: Russian. Published: September 8, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
На примере одной российской семьи показывается весь процесс иммиграции и адаптации в Канаде, даются советы как лучше и без потерь пройти этот нелёгкий путь. С чего начать, как не попасться на удочку мошенников и избежать ненужных трат.
Once Upon An Albatross..., Volume 1 (1999-2005) (Blog Postings)
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Series: Once Upon An Albatross... Blog Postings. Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The first volume of blog postings from Once Upon An Albatross... about life in Silicon Valley, featuring 20 blog postings from 1999 through 2005, and an appendix on how a Wildcat! BBS in 1995 morphed into various websites over the years until becoming a WordPress blog.
The Wandering Dead
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The best creepy campfire stories are always the ones that end with the words, "...And it’s all true, because I have the damned documentation here to prove it!" In that spirit, here's the story of Elmer McCurdy, proving once and for all that nothing is more terrifying than everyday life.
Hope Tastes Like Chocolate - Musings 2002-2012
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,380. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A selection of essays, poetry, reviews and commentary by Center for Digital Storytelling founder Joe Ed Lambert. From 2002 - 2012, Lambert wrote online commentaries on numerous issues including the arts, politics, movie and theater reviews, travel writing, culture and society, mindfulness,and the nature of story and storytelling, and the comings and goings of his personal life.
Tales From a One-Alley Town
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of short stories by Bill Dickey. Bill Dickey was born in Belen, Mississippi in 1939. His stories encompass a sampling of the many experiences he has had over the years as he met and made new friends wherever he went. He is a true storyteller and has had a wide audience for his stories as he traveled the world. He has come full circle, back to Belen, the one alley town.
El Guerrillero
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: Spanish. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
El Guerrillero es la revelación de una gran vida. El personaje es real. Está vivo. Trabaja en cualquier cosa. Tuvo la experiencia de ser entrenado en todas las técnicas de la lucha armana en la selva, el uso de todo tipo de armas, estrategias de ataque, ideología comunista y sobrevivencia. Actualmente se mueve y vive en el sur de los Estados Unidos. No tiene ninguna pretención de nada.
"¡Papi, Quiero Ser Un Menudo!"
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 100,830. Language: Spanish. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(4.00 from 1 review)
La veridica historia de como un niño de 12 años de edad se atrevió a soñar con un imposible, pertenecer a la grupación Menudo. Con el apoyo de su familia se enfrentó a los retos que conllevaba esta ilución y lograr con exito llegar a su meta. Luego el enfrentamiento con Padosa y Edgardo Díaz, manejadores del grupo, y su forma peculiar chocante de conducir los negocios de los Menudos.
Kat Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kat Tales is a compilation of nine simple stories derived from a childhood in Kansas City and family connections.This is Volume I of more to come. The stories in Kat Tales are memories everyone can relate to, those memories embedded in each of our souls.
iJuba A South African Journey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
The author has drawn together his recollection of his youthful experiences on a farm in rural Natal, South Africa during the apartheid years. The narrative is a thought provoking blend of racism, humour, horror, sex, violence and social observation set in a time of social and political upheaval. The final chapter recalls the author's subsequent trip to the SA weather station on Marion Island.
Without A Song
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,200. Language: Australian English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
a jazz life; intimate and inspirational. saxophone, sydney jazz, heroin addiction, buddhism. awakening.
A Prankster In Paradise
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography of an industrial welding engineer recording his travels and adventures working in all parts of the world. I was Supervising the construction of oil and gas pipelines, power stations, pulp mills, boilers etc in England, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the jungles of Papua New Guinea, lawless towns of South Africa and the deserts of Kuwait and Malaysia.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part Four
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The Love Notes from Tunis series is the true story of a young man's recent experience teaching American culture and politics at a Tunisian university, and the year's struggle for empathy and intimacy between clashing individuals, lovers and cultures. What emerges is a deeply personal account of understanding, friendship and romance between people chancing a crossroad of Islam and the West.