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Gorilla Warfare Against The Bureaucratic State; Confessions of a Lefty Libertarian
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,480. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Kay Wood. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author’s painful (and often painfully funny) encounters with the solar, environmental, parking ticketing, and poetry establishments.
What the Private Saw: The Civil War Letters & Diaries of Oney Foster Sweet
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Wigeon Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The previously unpublished letters, diaries, and retrospective pieces of Pvt. Oney Foster Sweet, 1st Pennsylvania Light Artillery, 43rd Pennsylvania Volunteers (14th Reserves) Battery F (Ricketts’ Battery), 1861-1865. This first-hand account of what the private saw is a distinctive addition to the many existing volumes on the American Civil War.
Biografía Espiritual de un Discípulo Iberoamericano
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Price: Free! Words: 51,250. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Spiritual biography of Vicente Beltrán-Anglada (1915-1988), an accepted disciple in a Second Ray Ashram of a Master of Wisdom. In Spanish. Un relato cronológico de sucesos significativos en la vida discipular del místico catalán Vicente Beltrán Anglada (1915-1988).
Ruby
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
When my grandmother died, there was no one with her, and no tears were shed. I started to question why her life was so sad. A few questions with surprising answers put everything into perspective. This is the story of where her sadness began.
Ultimate Tragedy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,000. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Ultimate Tragedy is gripping, compelling and inspiring. There is no greater tragedy that one can experience than the death of one's child. Feel the emotional turmoil that is felt by bereaved parents as author Doreen Pchajek shares her story of devastation and loss.
Life in the ER After Midnight Book 9
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,710. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This is a book about my life as a flight nurse and a veterinarian. All the traumas ar real as well as the stories about my veterinary business.
Dubbel Spion, een autobiografie
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,810. Language: Dutch. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
In 1967 ben ik door de Oost-Duitse Staatssicherheitsdienst Stasi geworven als spion. Terug in Nederland ben ik via de politie bij de BVD gekomen, die van mij binnen enkele dagen een dubbel agent maakte. De Stasi heeft dat nooit gemerkt. Ik heb veel gelachen, fouten gemaakt en gezwegen. Daardoor vierl ik niet op. Het boek heeft uitstekende recensies in Amerika en leest als een roman.
Life in the ER After Midnight Book 8
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,520. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This book is about my life as a flight nurse and veterinarian. All of the traumas are real and all the stories about my veterinary business are real as well.
Church Triumphant: 25 Men and Women who Gave Their Lives to Christ
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: American English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
In Church Triumphant, you can read the lives of 25 men and women who dedicated their lives to God and the Catholic Church. These men and women are heroes of virtue and prayer who helped change the world for Christ. The biographies are written concisely with the goal of giving you the chance to learn about great saints in a short amount of time.
Nyayo Za Obama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: Swahili. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Nyayo za Obama follows Barack Obama through his history making success in US politics. It is written in Swahili - language spoken by most people in Obama's ancestral home country Kenya and most of the region around it. In this book Swahili language, the most promising non-tribal and truly pan-African language, has been enriched vastly by a glossary of new words and terminology.
Lost My Jock
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Price: Free! Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Do you like reading underdog sports stories? Do you enjoy stirring tales about unheralded athletes who overcame insurmountable odds to accomplish greatness? Do you need something to read while sitting on the toilet? This is the story of how I lost my jock. It isn’t a very inspiring underdog story. After all, it’s a story about a jockstrap. But it’s great for reading on the toilet!
Coming to Las Vegas, A True Tale of Sex, Drugs & Sin City in the 70s
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 71,810. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir tells how the author arrived in Las Vegas in 1973 to join a circus, opened the new MGM Grand Hotel/Casino as a cocktail waitress and, among other adventures, experienced a city-wide Culinary Union strike. Each story told in this memoir—of the Martin Scorsese “Casino” era of Las Vegas—is true, and many of them are humorous as well as outrageous.
Pearl River Drama: Dating in China - A Memoir
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sex, drugs, and Mandarin lessons. Dating in China: A Memoir. The loves and losses of a young American coming of age in China. The bustling metropolises. The years spent wandering Asia. Hong Kong, Shenzhen, the Pearl River. The parties. The dates. The fights. The drama. You may think you know about the Rising East these days, but these stories will still surprise you...
Divorce, Empowerment, and Attorneys: What You Need to Know
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Price: $8.94 USD. Words: 29,130. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Americana
A refreshingly honest memoir about surviving divorce, this is the third edition of a book that came out originally under the title, You Can Do This! Divorce, Empowerment, and Attorneys-What You Need to Know, a primer by Nadine Larsson. Now revised and expanded, this book continues to be a refreshingly honest memoir about surviving, and thriving after, divorce.
You Guys are Good - for Girls! One Woman's Musical Breakthrough in a Male-Dominated World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Gegensatz Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The autobiography of the leader of several all-woman electric bands in the 1960s and 1970s.
The Diary of John Banfield 1983-90
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Price: Free! Words: 482,900. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
John Banfield retired from the teaching profession in 1983 when he and his wife, Dorothy, moved from Lincoln to Eccleshall, Staffordshire, to enjoy their retirement together. John began a diary which recounts their many and varied interests and culminates in his tragic death from cancer. Both mundane and moving, it will be of particular interest to his descendants.
By His Side - Tales of Love and Loyalty Between a Man and His Dogs
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 152,060. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The true story of the love between a mother and son, life and death, and unflinching loyalty as it recounts the warm, spiritual relationships between BK, the human, and his string of canine companions during his 33-year journey from college days to family man. Laugh yourself silly at the mis-steps, antics and unbelievable coincidences of this heart warming story. Beautifully written
Twee Arm Vriende se Avontuurtjie in Namakwaland
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Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: Afrikaans. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'n Baie kort verhaal van 'n dag of twee in die lewens van twee arm vriende wat vandag terugkyk en lag.
Max Baer Versus James Braddock World Heavyweight Boxing Championship Garden Bowl, Long Island City, New York June 13, 1935
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Max Baer claimed that his wrists were injured before his big fight with James Braddock. His handlers advised him to seek a postponement but he went ahead and fought as scheduled. A misunderstood fighter, especially for his time, Baer drew jeers when he clowned and rubber legged while being hit by his ring opponents. Braddock was all business and a classic underdog, by as much as 10-1 odds.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Color of Water
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The conflicting emotions are highly effective in the autobiography. The author continued to find out who he really was. Likewise, the author’s mother describes the hardships she had to go through as a white Jewish woman.