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Summary of The Nazi Officer’s Wife
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Summary of The Nazi Officer’s Wife From Edith Hahn Beer Summary Station This book begins with a preface that explains that the story is a true one. Edith Hahn Beer fled from the Gestapo by living under a false identity in Nazi Germany. In 1997, she sold her archive of wartime documents, including letters and pictures, which eventually made their way to the United States Holocaust Memorial...
Summary of The Innovators
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
Summary of The Innovators From Walter Isaacson Summary Station Ada Lovelace, and many like her, believed humans and machines work best together. Considering Deep Blue and Watson, both machines were more efficient when partnered with humans. If this continues to be true, Licklider's concept remains unchanged. Overall, this book emphasizes the importance of collaboration during the creative...
The Press Pansy: Profiles of Intelligence: The Guardian's Ben Jacobs A Biographical Look into the Mind of a Fake Media Punk
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Ben Jacobs is a political reporter for Guardian US based in Washington DC. He was previously a reporter for the Daily Beast. Republican candidate Greg Gianforte Gianforte defeated Democratic candidate Rob Quist in Montana's at-large special election for Congress, with Gianforte's 50 percent of the vote beating Quist's 43 percent.
Double Cross | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
Double Cross The Story of the Mobster Who Controlled America Summary and Analysis From Chuck Giancana & Sam Giancana by Summary Station This beautifully written book isn’t merely a tale of a mobster’s life; it reveals the pain of a notorious person’s family. Also, Double Cross is a tale of the love and compassion a younger brother has for his older, successful, but ruthless sibling.
Onde Termina A Dor
Price: $8.90 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Elsa Oliveira após 4 anos à procura de emprego, finalmente consegue trabalho na área profissional que ela tinha estudado e tanto queria, parecia então que a vida de Elsa estava finalmente a estabilizar, mas mal sabia Elsa o que estaria por vir...
The Mafia, the NYPD and the Murder of Gambler Herman Rosenthal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Herbert Bayard Swope was a Pulitzer Prize winning reporter for a New York newspaper. He was the only journalist to write damaging stories alleging strong ties between the NYPD and the New York City underworld. The principal operative of a gambling racket, NYPD Lt. Charles Becker died in the electric chair at Sing Sing in 1915. A year earlier his Mafia accomplices were executed in the same chair.
Simulizi Ya Dunia Kwa Kugeza Tanzania
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: Swahili. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Omari Rashid Nundu, alizaliwa Tanga, Tanzania mwaka 1948 na huko ndiko alikopata elimu yake ya shule kabla ya kujiunga na Chuo Kikuu cha Glasgow, Scotland mwaka 1971 kusomea uhandisi na sayansi ya vyombo vya anga (Aeronautical Engineering); na baadaye kuendelea na shahada za juu na utafiti vyuo vikuu vya Cranfield, England na Concordia, Canada.
A Dangerously Unconventional View of Canada
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
A Canadian who is skeptical of modern day Canada? It can't be; everybody loves Canada. If you are interested in an opinion that differs from what you see on TV, and hear on the radio or in trendy chat, join me for this interview where I ask Meg, a real-life heroine, adventurer and misfit, questions about life in Canada.
Putin - The Reign of Vladimir Putin: An Unauthorized Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
In the West, politicians and journalists of all stripes have referred to Russian President Vladimir Putin as a "thug", a "tyrant", a "murderer", a "Communist", a "Nazi", the next "Hitler" and more. This is the book to read if you want to understand how Vladimir Putin sees the world and why he has become one of the gravest threats to American security.
Louis Pioggi New York City Gang Leader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The assassinations of Max Zweifach aka Kid Twist and Sam Tietch aka "Cyclone Louis" prompted a manhunt for Louis Pioggi aka Louis the Lump. A short man with dark brown hair and eyes, Pioggi was a young thug. He rose to the top of Paul Kelly's infamous Five Points band. In an era of dives haunted by gangsters in Chinatown, Coney Island, Brooklyn and Manhattan, police pursued Pioggi to Connecticut.
Emmanuel Macron: An Unauthorized Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Emmanuel Macron has wоn thе 2017 Frеnсh еlесtiоnѕ, with 23.86 per cent of vоtеѕ, outdoing еxtrеmе right wing lеаdеr Marine Lе Pen. Mасrоn achieved ѕuсh result bу presenting himself as a nеw, “аnti-еѕtаbliѕhmеnt” саndidаtе. Alѕо, thanks tо аn еffесtivе media саmраign, he mаnаgеd tо lеаvе an imрrеѕѕiоn оn the electorate.
The Story of Mary: Mayhem, Mirth and Miracles
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,650. Language: American English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Is there is a quota on miracles? If so, I’m ‘way over my share. This is the story of Mary, her two major accidents, the people who came to help her, phone operators, doctors, nursing staff, the Rabbi and his congregation, priests and their congregations, friends, visions, visits from the spirits on the other side and extra terrestrials I couldn’t make this stuff up. Truth is stranger than fiction.
Murray the Camel Humphreys Al Capone Associate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Murray Humphreys was born to an affluent Welsh family on Chicago's North Side. Some biographers believe he left school after the third grade while others have written that he completed high school. Suave and debonair he possessed qualities that mobsters like Al Capone found invaluable to their organizations. Humphreys organized laundry unions and then expanded to unionize milk truckers and others.
Queen Elizabeth II - A Short Biography - Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017 by Doug West. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain is the longest-reigning monarch in British history and this short biography is her story from early childhood up until her recent celebration of 65 years as queen.
Should I Still Dance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Should I Still Dance, is about the period of my life immediately after having an accident that gave me brain damage. I spent time in a trauma unit in France and then time in a secure dementia ward in England. Once home, I had to set what would have seemed trivial goals, before I left to go on holiday. There is however a funny side.
El Velorio de Maya (Español)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: Spanish. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Basado en una historia real, "El Velorio de Maya" es un cuento absurdo del funeral de un ser querido, que se hace mas y mas ridiculo, y como interfiere con los planes de la pobre Lucia en su diodecimo cumpleanos...
The Bright Gold Tornado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The Bright Gold Tornado, is about my fathers not always well thought through inventiveness. It also touches on my difficult relationship with him. The Tornado was supposed to be the solution for this particular eleven year old, but as I was sinking, I wasn't so sure.
Dr. Robert H. Goddard – A Brief Biography - Father of American Rocketry and the Space Age
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Dr. Robert Goddard is considered the father of modern rocketry in the United States. His pioneering work lead the way to “space age” and man’s ability to travel to the moon.
The Kitty Who Rescued Me After I Rescued Him
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Shawn Flynn thinks he’s rescuing a cat, but he soon realizes that the cat is rescuing him. Our pets can teach us so much—if we’re willing to listen.
How To Survive the Passing of Your Partner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: Australian English. Published: May 30, 2017 and represented by TAT Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In 2006, I was told my husband’s lung disease was terminal. This is the story of our journey in my own words. I wrote this to get down on paper what this experience had been to go through. I am hoping that I can give others who are going through or gone through the loss of their partner the courage to be brave, to face the awful truth and come out the other end and face the future.