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The Zambian Indigenous Cattle - A Review of Their Origins and Phenotype
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dr Edwell Siatambi Mwaanga, DVM, PhD: holds graduate and post-graduate Veterinary Medicine degrees from the University of Warmia and Mazury-Poland, and specialized training in Higher Education Management from the University of Witwatersrand - South Africa, and Assisted Reproductive Technology from Hokkaido and Makerere Universities of Japan and Uganda, respectively.
Bill Gates - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ever wondered how Bill Gates rose to stardom? Bill is a figure of paramount importance in the development of the software industry and really in the development of the internet. William Henry Gates III was born in Seattle, Washington on October 28, 1955. Known commonly as Bill Gates - the joint founder of the gigantic Microsoft Corporation
The Life of Andrew Jackson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Andrеw Jасkѕоn wаѕ the ѕеvеnth lеаdеr оf thе Unitеd Stаtеѕ. Hе iѕ knоwn for еѕtаbliѕhing thе Dеmосrаtiс Pаrtу аnd fоr hiѕ hеlр оf individuаl frееdоm. "Anу mаn dеѕеrving аt lеаѕt ѕоmе rеѕресt will ѕtiсk uр fоr whаt hе truѕtѕ right, уеt it tаkеѕ a ѕоmеwhаt bеttеr mаn tо rесоgnizе in a ѕрlit ѕесоnd аnd withоut rеѕеrvаtiоn thаt hе iѕ in blundеr."
Auguste Joseph Ricord French-Argentine Heroin Dealer International Drug Kingpin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Auguste Joseph Ricord was joined by French nationals like Christian David, Lucien Sarti, Francoise Chiappe and Andre Condemine in an international drug ring that profited for many years. Eventually the younger operatives seized control of the business. Ricord remained in Paraguay, fighting extradition into the 1970s. His operation sent $600 million yearly to the U.S. from France via South America.
The Toronto Mafia Gambling Supremacy and Heroin Trafficking 1955-1970
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
John "the Enforcer", "Johnny Pops" Papalia was the leading organized crime figure in Ontario in the late 1950s. A Hamilton native he managed action in crime rackets like gambling, prostitution and narcotics. Jailed in the early 1960s he was given a mere slap on the wrist for his role in the French Connection drug ring. By the mid 1960s he was operating successfully with help from U.S. mobsters.
A Dream within a Dream Selected American Poems and Poets in World Lit- සිහිකයක සිහිනයක්- විශ්ව සාහිත්‍යයේ තෝරාගත් අමෙරිකානු කවි සහ කවියෝ
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: Sinhalese. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
ටී. එස් එලියට්-T. S. Eliot,ඛලිල් ජිබ්රාන් -Khalil Gibran,මායා ඇන්ජෙලෝ- Maya Angelou,විලියම් කාලෝස් විලියම්- William Carlos Williams,Edgar Allan Poe -එඩ්ගා ඇලන් පෝ, Emily Dickinson - එමිලි එලිසබෙත් ඩිකින්සන්, Ezra Loomis Pound - එස්රා ලූමිස් පවුන්ඩ්, Langston Hughes -ලංස්ටන්,Robert Frost- රොබටි ෆ්රොස්ට්, Walt Whitman- වෝල්ට් විට්මන්, W. H. Auden- ඩබ්. එච් ඕඩන්, Pamela Sinicrope- පමෙලා සිනික්රෝප්,
Tommaso Buscetta Italian Mafia Informant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Tommaso Buscetta was part of the Pizza Connection that operated in Italy and the U.S. in the 1970s. Many of the pizza parlors, fronts for heroin trafficking, were based in the Northeast and Midwestern U.S. Twenty-two defendants were indicted for the 1985 trial during which Buscetta presented his testimony. The indictments were served by FBI and DEA agents. Multiple convictions followed.
Colombo Crime Family Operations 1960-1970s
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
During the 1960s and 1970s the Colombo crime family was immersed in rackets like loansharking and gambling. Its leaders depended on Nicholas "Jiggs" Foriano and Charles "Ruby" Stein as important money lenders. In mid 1971 Joseph Colombo Sr was nearly killed just before leading an Italian-American Unity Parade. In 1977 torsos of persons cut to pieces by mobsters were found throughout New York City.
Mafia Hit On Kansas City Mobsters Tony Brancato and Tony Trombino L.A., August 6, 1951
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Mobster turned informant Jimmy "the Weasel" Fratianno and Las Vegas gambler Gus Greenbaum were suspected in the slayings of hoodlums Anthony Brancato and Anthony Trombino. The Los Angeles Police department surmised that both criminals were desperate for money. Looking for action they parked their Oldsmobile on a quiet street near Hollywood Blvd. Soon both were killed in a flash of gunfire.
শফিকুল ইসলামের জীবন ও সাহিত্য কর্ম
Price: Free! Words: 16,810. Language: Bengali. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
কবি শফিকুল ইসলাম ঢাকার প্রাক্তন মেট্রোপলিটান ম্যাজিষ্টেট, সাবেক এডিসি ও বর্তমানে বাংলাদেশ সরকারের উপসচিব। ১৯৮১সালে বাংলাদেশ পরিষদ সাহিত্য পুরস্কার’ প্রাপ্ত হন। এছাড়া এছাড়া লেখক সম্মাননা পদক ২০০৮ প্রাপ্ত হন। সম্প্রতি তার জনপ্রিয় 'তবুও বৃষ্টি আসুক' এই অনন্য কাব্যগ্রন্থের জন্য নজরুল স্বর্ণপদক প্রাপ্ত হন। তিনি বাংলাদেশ বেতার ও টেলিভিশনের তালিকাভুক্ত গীতিকার।
Abdullah Bin Mubarak
Price: Free! Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Abdullah bin Mubarak was an early pious Muslim with a zeal for knowledge, esp in Hadith sciences. He was the most famous scholar of his time. His transformation from a youth indulged in music & leisure to a serious religious student captures imagination. What sets him apart is the balance he achieved in life; a third of his time was spent studying & doing trade, a third in Jihad & a third in Hajj.
Marilyn Monroe Biography: The Inspirational Life Story of The Astonishing Hollywood’s Bombshell Sex Symbol
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Marilyn Monroe was a true icon and an inspiration for many women in the entertainment industry. What she went through was quite phenomenal, because most women in Hollywood at that time were discriminated and did not receive an equal pay like men. Marilyn fought for her own rights with big production companies and won. She paved the way for many women who want to become successful actresses...
Stephen Hawking Biography: The Life and Work of the World’s Famous Scientist in a Brief History of Time
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Stephen Hawking, the next Einstein of the 21st century. He explores the mysteries of the universe with the help of modern physics and technology. The concepts of black holes, gravitational waves, baby universes, the big bang, time wraps, time travel, imaginary time, string theory, theory of everything, unified theory, and many others are contributed to Stephen Hawking's work. Moreover...
Tom Cruise Biography: Success in Hollywood, The Church of Scientology and Inside Rumors
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Tom Cruise is one of the actors in Hollywood that has a lot of controversies in his personal and professional life. He's known to have a lot of guts during movie productions, because he does all the stunts without special effects and green screens. In one or more occasions, he was close to death while shooting. That's how serious this is. However, what Tom Cruise does on screen has nothing to do..
Lady Gaga Biography: The “Mother Monster” of the Music Industry Revealed
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Lady Gaga, the queen of pop, superstar, maverick and fashionista, has shocked the world with unusual style and way of expression. In this biography, you'll learn how Lady Gaga was able to accomplish such extraordinary success in such a short period of time. What she does is true art and great marketing to stand out from other artists. What she does differently? Lady Gaga has blown away the ...
George Orwell Biography: Policeman, Second Lieutenant, The Freedom Fighter in Literature
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
George Orwell, also known as Eric Arthur Blair, is recognized as one of the most influential writers at the beginning of the 20th century. If you want to learn more about George Orwell's life, legacy and work, you've come to the right place. George Orwell is known as an established writer, author, novelist and journalist. He does not write fiction stories. He’s one of those writers...
Chris Kyle Biography: The Deadliest American Sniper in the US History
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
What does it take to be a good father at home and a good sniper killer abroad? Was Chris Kyle an American hero or a stone cold killer? He was known as the most lethal American Sniper in the US Military History, because he have killed more than 150 people caused threat to the US soldiers in the Iraq war. There was a bounty reward from $20,000 to $80,000 for his head in Iraq, as every sniper...
Philip Buono Genovese Family Hit Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Raymond Donovan was nominated to become Ronald Reagan's Secretary of Labor. The former Schiavone, Queens executive had associated with mob figures such as William Masselli. A night before government witness Nat Masselli was scheduled to give testimony about Donovan's past criminal associations, the contractor was killed. One of those responsible for the gangland slaying was Masselli's godfather.
Mary Queen of Scots Biography: The Executed Queen Who Lost the Throne For Love
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Mary Queen of Scots was dazzlingly beautiful queen of Scotland. She was crowned at birth, but her destiny was quite different. Mary never had control over her life and somebody else was making choices for her. She followed blindly someone else's agenda without giving any critical thought on the outcome. First, she was sent to France when Mary was only 5 years old...
Carmine Tramunti New York City Cosa Nostra Boss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Carmine Tramunti's mob dominated criminal life in the northern Bronx and Westchester County areas. A convict at 22, Tramunti was imprisoned at Sing Sing in 1932. His first offense was discharging his gun at a New York City Policeman during daylight hours. Along with football player Joe Namath. Tramunti became the target of a 1969 FBI investigation. NFL Commissioner Pete Rozelle intervened.