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Bolívar: Un continente y un destino
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,080. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
En Bolívar un continente y un destino, el escritor venezolano José Luis Salcedo Bastardo, elabora un análisis historiográfico de la visión integral del Libertador Simón Bolívar en torno al destino social, económico, político, cultural y estratégico del continente latinoamericano, frente a Estados Unidos y las potencias eueropeas.
With Passion: An Activist Lawyer's Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,930. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2018 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Growing up in a Depression battered family, one tangled by a mortal secret, this book tells the improbable story of a leader of the civil rights movement who thought of himself as a miscast lawyer but ended up defending peaceful protesters, representing Mohammad Ali, counseling Lenny Bruce, bringing the case integrating 100s of Southern hospitals, and leading the fight against the death penalty.
The Akeing Heart. Letters Between Sylvia Townsend Warner, Valentine Ackland and Elizabeth Wade White.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 141,370. Language: British English. Published: March 26, 2018 by Kate Macdonald. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
The Akeing Heart is the story of the tormented relationships between the British novelist and poet Sylvia Townsend Warner; her life partner Valentine Ackland; their American friend who threatened their happiness, Elizabeth Wade White; and Elizabeth’s neglected partner Evelyn Holahan.
Prikosnoveniya
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 184,750. Language: Russian. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The documentary novel by Vyacheslav Khotulev, the famous Russian film director and writer, goes far beyond your typical memoir literature. It is written easily, elegantly, with a great deal of self-irony. And at the same time, the proposed publication is not without serious, deep reflections on the fate of Russia, its difficult and dramatic history.
Wild Genesis - A True Story Of Adventure, Friends Lost, And Maturity Found
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,060. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Via phone and U.S. mail, we had arranged to buy five horses for $1,600... Reality came to the fore as we now had our means to traverse the highlands and forests. Tomorrow morning, we will go forward into the past, and I will get the chance to partake in my genesis in the wild.
Journal: Passages in a Turbulent Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,520. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Drawbridge Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This intimate record - written by a gifted story-teller in spurts from 1931 to 1974 - provides glimpses into pre-World War I Cambridge and Rockport, Mass., the Great Depression, a Paraguayan commune, and Boston rooming houses and slums, while conveying the writer’s day-to-day thoughts about love, poverty, child raising, joy, loneliness, and God.
Generation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 165,880. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
1965 – the year the Boomers began to Boom.Your parents’ generation is untrustworthy and the world you were born into is disintegrating in war and cultural upheaval. What do you do?
Las mejores oraciones de Gaitán
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 246,750. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Selección de los mejores discursos políticos del célebre caudillo liberal colombiano Jorge Eliécer Gaitán considerado de lejos el personaja más importante del siglo XX en Colombia. Por su profundo contenido etiológico, polítio, sociológica e histórico, este libro es un texto de obligatoria consulta para todas las personas e institucione sinetresadas en la evolución política colombiana.
Рожденные на Вологодчине (краткая энциклопедия)
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 171,510. Language: Russian. Published: March 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Книга рассказывает о замечательных людях родившихся в Вологодской области, прославивших свой родной край.
World's Fastest Neurosurgeon
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 175,490. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
World’s Fastest Neurosurgeon is the first-hand story of Dr. Jim Lowe and his personal journey on a 170-mph path less traveled in pursuit of sports car racing glory. Dr. Lowe gives readers a look at the demands of top-tier, modern-day sports car road racing and the complexities of balancing his need for speed with his successful surgical career and family life.
Junny's Marie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,830. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Junny's Marie" is an unforgettable true story of two generations of strong women, surviving hardship and tragedy, including murder, with determination and love. Walk with Marie as she claims her murdered sister's body while the killer is still on the run. Experience her astounding strength and tenacity with shared memories of love, humor, and hardship, that bring Marie's true story to life.
Places
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 214,990. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Covering roughly the first two decades of the author's life, 'Places' is a real life story of lovelessness, depression, desperation and abuse, both physical and psychological.
Occupation Child
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 170,410. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2018 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Told through the eyes of an observant and resilient boy, the book begins with the German seizure of Athens in 1941. Grim events of war, displacement, and exile never extinguish the curiosity – even the joys – of his childhood. Compelling writing mixes reality and fantasy to concoct a memorable tribute to the human spirit, from Asia Minor to Greece to Canada. —Douglas Babington, Bivouac Prayers
The Flight of the Arctic Tern
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 124,170. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2018 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The Flight of the Arctic Tern, first published in 1952, chronicles the travels and adventures of husband and wife Constance and Harmon Helmericks. Beginning in Connecticut, then flying across Canada to the north of Alaska in a Cessna 140, the couple begin a lifelong pioneering adventure of living simply in the wilds of Alaska.
Memoria sobre la vida del general Simón Bolívar (II)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 133,040. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Military
Segunda parte de la extraordinaria biografía del general Simón Bolívar escrita por uno de sus mas cercanos oficailes durante la guerra de independencia contra España y la primera época de la república en la Gran Colombia, Perú y Bolivia.
Memoria sobre la vida del general Simón Bolívar (I)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 149,140. Language: Spanish. Published: February 26, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Primera parte de dos tomos de la excelente biografía del LIbertador Simón Bolívar escrita por uno de sus mas cercanos oficiales durante la guerra de independencia contra España y los primeros años de la república de Colombia.
As You Were
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2018 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A freshly-minted prosecutor with the Brooklyn DA's Office, Tim Redmond thought he'd left his life as a Green Beret behind as he pulled into the World Trade Center train station on the morning of 9/11. Three months later he was back in Afghanistan with his old A-Team gearing up for the fight of their lives!
Striking Eight Bells: A Vietnam Memoir
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,280. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
George Trowbridge recounts his journey from the Midwest to a warship in the Gulf of Tonkin during the closing months of the Vietnam War. George shares the details of the living conditions on board a naval destroyer during this era, what it was like going through basic training, and the strike attacks his ship made on enemy coastal defenses, as well as coming home at the close of the war.
A Transformative Journey Out, Beyond, and Back: My Evolving Relationship with Tradition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,180. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018 by Thomas Fenton. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author describes how he bucked his Irish-Catholic childhood Tradition and went on on a transformative journey as a Maryknoll missionary with cross-cultural and inter-religious ramification, into realms of spiritual growth beyond imagining. And a successful search for his Dad that marked his whole life. And back again to savor the joy of sharing these riches with one and all.
Marriage is More Than Just a Wedding Band
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 308,870. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Marriage Is More than Just a Wedding Band Leads on from that traumatic evening and we get to discover what happens to Ben after his kidnapping... Will he get away in time for the wedding?