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Renunciation: My Pilgrimage from Catholic Military Chaplain, Hawk on Vietnam, and Medal of Honor Recipient to Civilian Warrior for Peace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,850. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Thomas Fenton. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Renunciation" tells the story of Chaplain (Capt.) Charles Liteky, a Catholic chaplain who was awarded and then renounced and returned the Medal of Honor. As he became aware of the true nature and reasons for the war in Vietnam and after seeing the effects of U.S. government policies in Central America (and, later, Iraq), he became the only Medal of Honor recipient to renounce this honor.
The Fear
Price: Free! Words: 160,210. Language: Australian English. Published: February 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the remarkable story of a twenty years old conscript called Chris who is send after a short training in Algeria to fight the Algerian army of liberation. He has to survived in this inferno 851 days or 28 months in the most dreadfull condition, sleeping under tents without any confort next to the mighty electric barrage and fighting side by side with the French Foreign Legion.
El Eln por dentro
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,380. Language: Spanish. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
El Eln por dentro describe el trasiego de la cuadrilla Carlos Alirio Buitrago del Ejército de Liberación Nacional (Eln), conformada a comienzos de 1978, en Puerto Triunfo (Antioquia), por el sacerdote Bernardo López Arroyave, miembro de Golconda y  la Teología de la Liberación, doctrina afín a la línea ideológica  del Eln.  Bernardo López Arroyave,admirador del cura Camilo Torres; discípulo de obi
Friends and Other Strangers: Bob Dylan Examined
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,710. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Friends and Other Strangers: Bob Dylan Examined is a collection of more than 120 articles offering an informative and entertaining look at the people who have influenced, been influenced by, or simply hung around in Bob Dylan's orbit at one point or another.
I Also Walked on This Earth
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 350,510. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Eugene has walked over eight decades of his life on this earth and knows his walk is coming to the end. Before he bids farewell to this earthly walk, he wants to leave for family, relatives and friends his earthly life history. His life history is varied; from a farm boy who grew up in the: “Great Depression”, to being a school teacher, a military man and lastly a clergyman.
Chutzpah & High Heels: The Search for Love and Identity in the Holy Land
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,960. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Yotzeret Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
After moving to Israel, Jessica Fishman survives the many landmines of Israeli culture, but finally meets one obstacle that tests the core of her identity.
Georgia Witness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,200. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Take a step back in history and watch events unfold through the eyes of those who lived it. Meet senators and musicians, lawyers and doctors. Meet people from all walks of life and learn the thread that binds them all together to make the state of Georgia great.
Sihpromatum - Backpacks and Bra Straps
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,510. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Volume 2 in Savannah Grace’s best selling, award winning saga of her family’s four-year-long backpacking adventure continues. "Backpacks and Bra Straps" picks up where "I Grew My Boobs in China" leaves off, taking the reader through Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, through Western China and Tibet, and finally, to watch the sun rise over Mount Everest in Nepal.
Rags to Rags
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 214,130. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Cas Amato is a first time author. He is not a celebrity, not rich nor otherwise extraordinary. He is just an ordinary guy, living an ordinary life, and yet, he decides to write his autobiography.
Trust Me, I'm a Surveyor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,660. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Chris and her husband, Chris (AKA Chris Twice), started their surveyor's business in London, 'Site surveying, drawing plans, rescuing hostages and solving crimes'. Chris tells of the establishment and growth of the business, including the perils of working for the cartoonishly sinister Mr Gold, the suspected murder of another surveyor and the joys and disasters of running their own company.
The Black Pencil Woman: A Portrait of My Mother
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,540. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Told with beautiful honesty and adept written skill, The Black Pencil Woman: A Portrait of my Mother details Ros Holland's life dealing with multiple episodes of grief and struggle in light of her infallible mother's recent death.
A Life Post-1939
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,240. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rajinder Sharma, an Indian man born in Mombasa, has a wealth of life experience to share in A Life Post-1939. From plucking mangoes from high trees and a rescue from a sinking dhow as a child, he moved on to become an established member of the RAF.
You Can't Choose Your Family
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 161,770. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The phrase "You can't choose your family" has never been more true than in this autobiographical story of what happens when skeletons come out of a family cupboard and cause irreversible damage and distress.
Souvenirs 3
Price: Free! Words: 138,240. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017 by SMA publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Vol 3 of the Souvenirs of Mgr. Melchior de Marion Bresillac, the Founder of the Society of African Missions in India (1849 - 1853)
Souvenirs 2
Price: Free! Words: 191,900. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017 by SMA publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Souvenirs of Mgr. Melchior de Marion Bresillac, the Founder of the Society of African Missions in India.
Souvenirs 1
Price: Free! Words: 194,750. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017 by SMA publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Souvenirs of Mgr. Melchior de Marion Bresillac, the Founder of the Society of African Missions (SMA) in India. (1841 -1845)
In Pursuit of Knowledge
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 132,010. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Born a humble village boy in Pakistan's Swat Valley, Sher Khan had the curiosity, the intelligence and the determination to succeed in a career in medicine, becoming a senior registrar in a UK hospital. Sensitive, wide-ranging and often very funny, Sher's story portrays the life of a wise and kind man - a village boy who became a world traveller.
How God Prepared Us... And We Didn't Even Know It
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,910. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
How God Prepared Us...And We Didn't Even Know It is the story of one family's journey that will amuse you and inspire you, and maybe even bring back your own memories.
Pigeon Man
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 127,870. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Jim Emerton bred and raced birds for 40 years and had birds return to the loft from as far as 879 miles away. Now in retirement from active racing, he devotes his time and energies to sharing his experiences and his expertise with the rest of the fancy. Here in one volume is a collection of his thoughts about pigeons and pigeon racing.
Where Memory Hides: A Writer's Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 117,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Where Memory Hides" is a guided tour through the life and career of Richard Lupoff, a versatile author mystery and science fiction. His credits include "All In Color For a Dime" and "Edgar Rice Burroughs: Master of Adventure." His story “12:01 PM,” spawned a legion of imitators. Lupoff offers insights on writing, haggling with agents, and literary criticism of classic authors.