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Revelry and Redemption: The Real Story of the Death of Charles Lennox, Fourth Duke of Richmond by Leslie Smith Dow
You set the price! Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Charles Lennox is dying in the barn of the Chapman farm, of rabies contracted from the bite of an infected fox 60 days before. His stamina, for one who has never shown much ambition before, is astounding. He wavers in and out of consciousness & froths at the mouth. The man in charge of Canada is dying of rabies.
Anna Leonowens: A Life Beyond 'The King and I' by Leslie Smith Dow
You set the price! Words: 31,000. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Anna Leonowens was famous for tutoring the children and wives of King Maha Mongkut (Rama IV) of Siam (now Thailand). Yet she disguised her lowly birth in India and pretended to be an English Governess. In her spare time, she travelled alone to Russia and wrote several books, including the fabulous bestseller, The English Governess at the Siamese Court, which astonished the world.
The Fear by Gerard Fritsch
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.
O SAL DA TERRA by Manuel Antonio Goncalves
Price: Free! Words: 61,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Não se existe por existir, há realidades para as quais é necessário abrir a mente e o coração. Deus olha por todos nós e nunca se esquece de nos suster, mesmo quando O julgamos longe e indiferente ao que nos acontece na curta vida que vivemos. Curta, sempre curta, por mais que vivamos.
Across a Sea of Troubles: A memoir of illness, loss and recovery by Jennifer Barraclough
Price: Free! Words: 19,200. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Part 1 of this short memoir describes the series of medical and surgical emergencies that affected Jennifer’s family, starting with her husband’s heart attack. Part 2 contains reflections based on her professional experience as a doctor, and personal perspective as a relative and patient.
Reflections upon Life and Personality of Ven. Kyosang Rinpoche by Anna Schulthess
Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This article deals with oddities and peculiarities of the Grand Deceased rather than with his teachings, and is a mixture of recollections much more than a good scientific article. I must say in parenthesis that I was personally acquainted with the unique teacher of Tibetan Buddhism for Our acquaintance lasted from early 2003 until his death in July 2014.
The Story of a 21st Century 'Somebody': Independent Culture Creation in the 2000s & 2010s by TaraElla
Price: Free! Words: 25,730. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Throughout this book, I will be telling my own story so far, as a cultural voice in this rapidly changing world. But I will also be illustrating the wider story of how profoundly the world changed, in these first two decades of the 21st century. The technology changed first, and that was groundbreaking enough, but I think that the greatest change was in the culture.
Souvenirs 3 by Melchior de Marion Brésillac
Price: Free! Words: 138,260. 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 by Melchior de Marion Brésillac
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 by Melchior de Marion Brésillac
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)
A Tribute to My Guru by Hiranya Borah
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators(4.00 from 2 reviews)
He was one of the sincerest sir I had come across in my life. For sir, students are the members of his extended family. Mrs. Dutta madam was a perfect folly of our Dutta sir reminding the students of Guru and Gurumata saga of Indian mythology.
Pearland Houses: My Opinion by Richard Lighthouse
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Rev. 2A - In the same manner that reviews of products and books are presented on amazon and other web sites, everyone in our country may express an opinion on something. In this short ebook, I am expressing my opinion on houses. There are 56 real estate property listings on County Road 831 in Pearland, and of these, there are a small number of houses that I do not like. This is my opinion.
My Best Stories in Smashwords by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
The author of this book has authored about 250 stories and articles that have been published in Smashwords. A prospective reader might not know where to begin. This book may serve as a guide to them. The author believes his best stories have been Wife For A Day, Who's Shirley, Remembering the Anniversary, You Need to be Watched, What Do We Do Now, and seven more as detailed in this e-book.
Four Decades through Thick & Thin – Musings of a Diplomat Part 4 – A Lone Tree in Gujarat by N Sreenivasan
Series: Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat. Price: Free! Words: 7,140. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this fourth volume of the series that is an autobiography based on the author's forty years with the Indian Foreign Service and its predecessor, the British Indian Foreign Service, his sole India posting in the Region Passport Office, Gujarat during the years 1984-85 takes on a special significance, with fighting against corruption and thoughts on being selfless and committed in public service.
If the Poor are on the Moon... The Work of Mother Teresa. by Richard Lung
Price: Free! Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The Work of Mother Teresa, to fulfill her mission of love, this play follows. Only the strongest devotion could endure such sustained hardships and manage such achievements for the care of the poor and neglected.
My Girl Jenny by Billy Oxkidd
Price: Free! Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Memoir, Human condition. Two solitude's, Solely My Girl Jenny, one girl in all eternity possessing some indefinable elixir within her self, in absence of which my life so long ago inexorably certainly expiring. “My Girl” Jenny”, such exceptional woman with heart bigger than the sky itself, such rarity of fate’s bestowing, walking among'st ourselves upon this earth.
Five Years In Five Months by Noah Brand
You set the price! Words: 27,740. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir of brotherhood, education, meditation, and doing the impossible. In the early 1970s, a spiritual seeker believes his younger brother is not as mentally disabled as the school system believes, and decides to prove he's educable. The summer that follows will change both their lives.