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Howell Harris - His Own Story
Price: Free! Words: 29,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Wesley, Whitefield, Harris. These great 18th century preachers worked both independently and together to preach the Living Gospel. This book is a vivid first-hand account written by Howell Harris, who was brought up to regard the Conformists as "a perverted and dangerously erroneous set of people." Hardly a promising start for a man who was to play a major role in the Welsh Revival.
25 Who Thrive: The Entrepreneurs, Authors, Entertainers, Innovators, And Straight-Up Nerds Who Are Following Their Passions And Finding Success
Price: Free! Words: 26,060. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From profiles with Oscar-winning screenwriters and New York Times Bestselling authors, to Q&As with the entrepreneurs behind products you use every day, we have spent the last year pulling back the curtain on success, ambition and finding happiness through your career. In short: thriving. This book represents the best of our efforts. Read. Enjoy. Thrive.
Edge of the Earth
Price: Free! Words: 84,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Edge of the Earth is a storyteller's memoir. It takes the reader from Aunt Tassie's cider cellar, a couple miles down the road to the Woodstock Festival, on to the punishing waves of Hawaii's North Shore and to three of the four corners of the earth. Ultimately, this book is as much a recollection of the lives of those encountered along the author's seven decade journey as it is an autobiography.
Tessa e basta
Price: Free! Words: 41,600. Language: Italian. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
«Ehi, guardate quella lì.» Uno basso, tarchiato, l’espressione ottusa dentro una faccia rossa, resa intensa da un reticolo di rughe scolpite nella pelle, posò il bicchiere sul tavolo di legno con uno schiocco secco. Aveva parlato a tutti e a nessuno. Erano le tre del pomeriggio. All’esterno del bar c’era una mezza dozzina di uomini intenti a bere vino, nonostante il caldo...
"Edward Hickey Whelan": A Catholic Irish-American immigrant at the turn of the 19th Century
Price: Free! Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The life of "Edward Hickey Whelan" -- a Catholic Irish-American immigrant at the turn of the 19th Century. From Ireland to Nebraska to San Diego, Edward directly participated in the fascinating and tumultuous Irish-Catholic and anti-immigrant politics of his day.
Fatal Car Accidents of the Rich and Famous
Price: Free! Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In Fatal Car Accidents of the Rich and Famous, infamous automobile accidents involving the rich and famous are explored. From princess and screen siren Grace Kelly to MTV star Ryan Dunn; their horrific last moments behind the wheel are retold, the wreckage is carefully picked over, and we examine the public reaction that cemented their legacy.
Price: Free! Words: 35,020. Language: Spanish. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Jacinto Viqueira Landa fue siempre un hombre de su tiempo. Un humanista crítico más cerca de Albert Camus que de ningún otro pensamiento. Si quisiéramos conocer la esencia de la textura de su vida tendríamos que mirar con atención la obra cinematográfica de Víctor Erice.
Forgotten Abolitionist: John A.J. Creswell of Maryland
Price: Free! Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015 by House Divided Project. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
This gripping biography from historians John Osborne and Christine Bombaro captures the story of an unlikely political hero who helped destroy American slavery. John A.J. Creswell of Maryland was a son of the slaveholding South who became one of the nation's leading wartime abolitionists. Published by the House Divided Project at Dickinson College.
Twists and Turns
You set the price! Words: 143,530. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Nursing in England and Australia
Shikoku. A Pilgrimage from Maturity to Old Age.
Price: Free! Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Espinosa Rugarcia decided to prepare herself for the transition with wisdom between adulthood and old age.
Muslims Call Him Isa, Some Call Him Savior
You set the price! Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Reconciliation requires time to listen to Muslims. There is no shortcut to listening. Also, knowing and becoming part of their eastern worldview creates acceptance, regardless of my western background. A western world view easily views spirituality like a postage stamp on an envelope in terms of religious and non-religious involvement. The eastern world view is the complete envelope.
Toutes mes Georgies: Leuville - New York - Tbilissi
Price: Free! Words: 81,540. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Cet excellent memoire s'etend de l'enfance de l'auteur dans la colonie georgienne a Paris après l'invasion de la Georgie en 1921 jusqu'a la seconde proclamation d'independence georgienne et la chute de l'Union Sovietique en 1991: " ...un des meilleurs comptes rendus oculaires de la désillusion et du chaos infligés à la Géorgie par le régime de Zviad Gamsakhourdia" (P. D. Rayfield, historien,
A Less Than Golden Life: Finding Meaning in the Average Life Story
Price: Free! Words: 26,600. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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In A Less Than Golden Life, author Jason Golden invites you along a journey through his 'average' life. With honest humor and hilarious self-revelation, he shows that both beauty and meaning can be found in even the most average life stories. And the need for this beauty to be shared with the world. Whether you are searching for more to life, or just looking for a fresh story you can relate to.
Soaring With The Eagles
You set the price! Words: 90,040. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
His family and friends never knew he worked on special projects for the CIA. Fifty years later, the CIA admits the existence of the top-secret facility known as Area 51. Barnes, an Area 51 and Cold War veteran tells how he advanced from a desolate childhood on a remote ranch in the West Texas Panhandle, and through an Army career in radar and missiles to Area 51 to serve the CIA as an electronic.
Ghosts of Childhood
Price: Free! Words: 85,770. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A childhood background including murder, suicide, wartime allegations and a father caught by shellfire leads to problems common and uncommon.
Contar las cosas como fueron
Price: Free! Words: 49,360. Language: Spanish. Published: September 9, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
El terremoto de 1985 en la Ciudad de México es un parteaguas en la vida de muchos mexicanos. Evangelina Corona Cadena, ante la dolorosa experiencia de haber visto gran cantidad de talleres de costura bajo los escombros, promovió la creación del Sindicato de Costureras 19 de septiembre, para proteger al gremio. Te invitamos a conocer su historia.
Born on Purpose by Mistake
Price: Free! Words: 63,200. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
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A Christian memoir about finding purpose, meaning and hope in a world or fear and corruption. This book is currently set at FREE for a unspecified amount of time. Feel free to download and enjoy. PLEASE NOTE: For sensitive readers, reader discretion is advised.
Vida de Monseñor Ronald Knox
Price: Free! Words: 132,900. Language: Spanish. Published: September 2, 2015 by Jack Tollers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Viejo amigo del Padre Ronald Knox, Evelyn Waugh escribió su biografía cuando falleció y, como es de esperar de un autor tan áspero como mordaz, no es esta una hagiografía, sino más bien el sencillo homenaje de uno de sus admiradores. Con más de trescientas notas, esta versión ayudará al lector a ubicarse en los tiempos de la Inglaterra de la primera mitad del siglo XX.
Keep Forever
Price: Free! Words: 38,580. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Aleksandr Sokolenko wrote his four stories about USSR labor camps in the months before his death, in 1970. His granddaughter, Maria Feht, has now collected them under the title Keep Forever. Translated by Alex Lane.
A Retrospect (Updated Edition): The Story Behind My Zeal for Missions
Price: Free! Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
As you read this man’s recollections of his own life, you will be inspired to trust completely on the only One who is genuinely able to provide, and perchance you will catch a bit of the urgency for lost souls that caused this man to forsake all for the sake of others.