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The Rani of Jhansi: Gender, History, and Fable in India by Harleen Singh
The Rani of Jhansi: Gender, History, and Fable in India

Colonial texts often read the Indian woman warrior as a cultural anomaly, but Indian texts find recourse in the mythological examples of the female warrior. Rani Lakshmi Bai's remaking transforms the mythologically viable, yet socially marginal, figure
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A Place Where Secret Shadows Shine by Alice Smith
A Place Where Secret Shadows Shine

Alice Smith's A Place Where Secret Shadows Shine explores the light and the dark that make up life. This collection of poems is a medley of internal reflections and personal stories inspired both by her dream life and her waking life. Through her writing
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A Rod Designer's Fishing Memoirs by Daniel Chee
A Rod Designer's Fishing Memoirs

I first joined the fishing tackle industry as a fishing rod engineer for Shimano, this was later followed by the role of Product Manager for the fishing division. I have since moved on in my career; but as all fishermen know, you can never quite be really
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Critical Mass by Tim Balfour
Critical Mass

This story is fiction based on a true story of love and intrigue between two lovers in their early twenties, during the summer of 1988. In London, it was the time of acid-house music, squat parties and the last years of Thatcher's rule. There was a climate
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A Gandhi Centenary by Azra Daniel Francis
A Gandhi Centenary

He Was Born In India. Universal Greatness Was Born In Him In South Africa To Be Perfected In India. A collection of original pieces to celebrate the centenary of the achievements of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi in South Africa. Some of my family marched
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The Mirror - Book One: Welcome to the Evil Sisterhood by Michael M. McConaughey
The Mirror - Book One: Welcome to the Evil Sisterhood

When a caring father reports his estranged wife's abuse of their children, feminist child protection workers, government agencies, and courts conspire against him. He never abandons his taken children despite the repeated lies, persecution, and cover-ups.
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101 Amazing Facts about William Shakespeare by Jack Goldstein
101 Amazing Facts about William Shakespeare

Did you know Shakespeare introduced thousands of words into the English language, amongst them alligator, eyeball and swagger? Do you know what unusual item he left to his wife in his will? Have you heard of the conspiracy theory that suggests Shakespeare
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101 Amazing Facts about Arthur Conan Doyle by Jack Goldstein & Isabella Reese
101 Amazing Facts about Arthur Conan Doyle

Did you know that Sir Arthur Conan Doyle thought Harry Houdini had real supernatural powers? Or that he felt that writing about Sherlock Holmes was holding him back from other more meaningful work? What made him seek a career in medicine? And who was the
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Christian Rape by Whitney Mairwen Worthington
Christian Rape

Rachel, against her better judgement joins a Christian commune. Immediately she finds the atmosphere intimidating and at times creepy. Hysterical rantings, vicious verbal attacks and intense lengthy house meetings are the order of the commune and used
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101 Amazing Facts about Enid Blyton by Jack Goldstein & Isabella Reese
101 Amazing Facts about Enid Blyton

Did you know that Enid Blyton very nearly became a professional musician rather than an author? Or that it was the secret passageway and haunted room in a house in which she stayed that inspired her to write many wonderful stories? Why did she hate her
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What's in a Butch's Purse by Cindy Zelman
What's in a Butch's Purse

With insight and wit, Cindy Zelman mines her own experience of contemporary lesbian life and excavates gems of humor - some familiar, others thankfully rare. A lively read. -Bridget Bufford (not the S&M Bridget you will find in the pages of this book.)
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Small Beginnings by Cassie Merko
Small Beginnings

EBOOK. A farm girl from Manitoba writes about her life as she grew up with her siblings, parents, husband and children. This humorous and touching recollection of her existence, including senior moments, that she experienced will take you back in time
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101 Amazing Facts about Charles Dickens by Jack Goldstein & Isabella Reese
101 Amazing Facts about Charles Dickens

Did you know that Charles Dickens owned a pet raven that inspired Edgar Allan Poe to write his famous poem? With his incredible ability for character names, can you imagine what he once called himself when performing a magic show for some friends? What
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101 Amazing Facts about Oscar Wilde by Jack Goldstein & Isabella Reese
101 Amazing Facts about Oscar Wilde

Did you know that Oscar Wilde was said to have had a photographic memory? Or that his father was eye surgeon to none other than Queen Victoria? How did his homosexuality come to the attention of the police? And why was a glass barrier erected in front
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101 Amazing Facts about Cheryl Cole by Jack Goldstein & Frankie Taylor
101 Amazing Facts about Cheryl Cole

Are you the world's biggest Cheryl Cole fan? Or do you want to know everything there is to know about the singer, X Factor judge and former member of Girls Aloud? If so, then this is the book for you! Contained within are 101 amazing facts about everything,
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101 Amazing Facts about Jane Austen by Jack Goldstein & Isabella Reese
101 Amazing Facts about Jane Austen

Did you know that when some of Jane Austen's lesser-known work was sent to publishers in 2007 under a pseudonym it was rejected? Do you know in which radio sitcom she was once portrayed as a foul-mouthed and violent inhabitant of hell who even the devil
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Giga Rottzi by John E. Purple
Giga Rottzi

A "tongue-in-cheek' tribute to the tough teens that taught the troubadour to travel the world, and his unique take on that! A bit crude. A quick read for the bored traveler, then to be passed on. More coming to look forward to.
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I Am My Brother's Keeper by Leonard Senft
I Am My Brother's Keeper

This book will capture your attention, as you are taken through the life of Leonard Senft. As a baby dedicated to the Lord, to the many adventures as a young man which took him across Canada and to England. Growing up during the depression helped developed
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101 Amazing Facts about Zac Efron by Jack Goldstein
101 Amazing Facts about Zac Efron

Are you the world's biggest Zac Efron fan? Or do you want to know everything there is to know about one of Hollywood's hottest properties? If so, then this is the book for you! Contained within are 101 amazing facts about the heartthrob, from how he got
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Jack Goldstein9 Oct 2014$2.99

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Beauty in Your Hands - Memories of the Ecstasy I Never Knew by Jeff Culling
Beauty in Your Hands - Memories of the Ecstasy I Never Knew

Can a story be both beautifully sad and sadly beautiful? Yes! 'Beauty in Your Hands' is that book. This is a must read for anyone who has experienced a traumatic loss in their life. This is about Jeff, a young boy who deeply loved his mother, who was doomed
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Buy the Truth and Sell It Not: The Life of E. Gaston Collins by Frank N. Cook
Buy the Truth and Sell It Not: The Life of E. Gaston Collins

How the love of truth led a young man from Franklin County, Tennessee through twelve states, three provinces, and two spiritual battles. Gaston Collins came from a time and place shaped by the pioneer spirit of David Crockett and the Godly spirit of David
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Legacy of Guilt by Carol Zanetti
Legacy of Guilt

"Belongs in the top rank of beautifully crafted memoirs." - Robert Jagoda, The Ghost of My Father. "Tears open the heart and allows us to walk through the fire." - Hank Whittemore, Emmy Award-winning writer, author and producer. "Just plain scary." - Crystal
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Carol Zanetti8 Oct 2014$2.99

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Route A666 - A Heavy Metal Journey by Stewart Taylor
Route A666 - A Heavy Metal Journey

In the 80's Heavy Metal became massive and coincided perfectly with a Heavy Metal Journey starting from the A666 in Lancashire to the 405 Freeway in L.A. (and back). The soundtrack to the road trip covered a diverse mix tape of tunes from Def Leppard to
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Stewart Taylor8 Oct 2014$2.99

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Leprosy and a Life in South India: Journeys with a Tamil Brahmin by James Staples
Leprosy and a Life in South India: Journeys with a Tamil Brahmin

Drawing on ethnographic fieldwork as well as many hours of interviews, Leprosy and a Life in South India: Journeys with a Tamil Brahmin documents the life story of Das, a South Indian Brahmin born in the newly postcolonial India of the early 1950s.
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James Staples8 Oct 2014$79.99

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Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah by Max R. Terman
Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah

Following in the footsteps of Hiram's Honor, one of Online College's Best Books for Studying the Civil War, Hiram's Hope tells how Isaiah, left for dead at Andersonville, survives only to board the ill-fated, over-loaded steamer Sultana. Max Terman weaves
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Painful Journey - a Story of Escape and Survival by Jerry Gbardy
Painful Journey - a Story of Escape and Survival

Hearing a top NPFL rebel commander's BBC Radio interview threatening to kill him and other members of his tribe supposedly using child soldiers high on drugs, who were killing without compunction, the writer fled his native Liberia to begin life anew as
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Hiawassee - Child of the Meadow by Doris Gaines Rapp
Hiawassee - Child of the Meadow

An historic novel, Hiawassee - Child of the Meadow by Doris Gaines Rapp, is written for middle-school and all ages. Hiawassee learned balance from the Cherokee legends of her childhood, peace and forgiveness in the Christianity of her adulthood. She was
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Doris Gaines Rapp8 Oct 2014$2.99

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Gandhi, An Autobiography - The Story of My Experiments With Truth by M. K. Gandhi
Gandhi, An Autobiography - The Story of My Experiments With Truth

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948) was a pre-eminent political and ideological leader of India during the Indian independence movement, who has grown to become the world's icon of peaceful resistance and nonviolent revolution, resistance to tyranny
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M. K. Gandhi8 Oct 2014$2.99

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Adalyn, On the Georgian Bay by Val-Ann Stepanchuk
Adalyn, On the Georgian Bay

It has been my desire for decades to tell of my Grandmother's life of survival, determination and humour. This is a basically true, completely Canadian story of how it was for her to live and raise a family on the Georgian Bay in Ontario. She made the
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Meaningful Moments in Ministry - 50 Years, 20 Denominations by Rev. John Friesen
Meaningful Moments in Ministry - 50 Years, 20 Denominations

Have you ever wondered what pastors do? The typical perception is that pastors shepherd their flocks by preaching the Word, counseling those seeking advice, visiting and praying with the sick, marrying and burying people, and meeting with church boards.
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Rev. John Friesen8 Oct 2014$2.99

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The Sky is NOT the Limit 20+ Keys To Unlimited Success And Prosperity (Beyond Your Wildest Imagination) In An Unlimited Universe by Sunny Azikiwe Ebegbuzie
The Sky is NOT the Limit 20+ Keys To Unlimited Success And Prosperity (Beyond Your Wildest Imagination) In An Unlimited Universe

Everyone wants to become successful and prosperous. However, the mindset we were raised with and have always lived in, prevents many of us from ever achieving that goal. Becoming successful and prosperous is seen as a secret which only a privileged few
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Sunny Azikiwe Ebegbuzie8 Oct 2014$2.99

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Edilia Her Father's Testimony - El testimonio de su padre English-Español by Juan Marcos Cuevas
Edilia Her Father's Testimony - El testimonio de su padre English-Español

Edilia Most beautiful butterfly, sun of burning love, you shined in my life, A winter's cold wind led your voyage to the Divine Sanctuary, Crossing the rainbow you extended your wings of hope, But you left us the bonds of your abiding love. Jesus, infallible
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Along the Mirror's Edge by Anthony Stones
Along the Mirror's Edge

Along The Mirror's Edge is the result of almost fifty years of my urge to capture in verse various phases of my life and my feelings about those experiences. Where that need comes from is a mystery to me, but the words on the page and the memories and
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Anthony Stones8 Oct 2014$2.99

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Remember . . . A Love Story by Eve A. Thomas
Remember . . . A Love Story

Eve Thomas first heard the song of his soul on June 5, 2006 - and he's been communicating with her ever since. The King of Rock 'n' Roll, that is. Remember... is a different kind of love story. Eve and Elvis have shared many lives together. They're "Twin
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Eve A. Thomas8 Oct 2014$2.99

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The Lord Was with Me by Floyd Chester Thompson
The Lord Was with Me

At ninety years old, Floyd Chester Thompson has penned a brief autobiography which takes readers down a road that stretches back to the birth of his father on a North Dakota farm in the late nineteenth century. Floyd's stretch of that road starts in Telfordville
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Floyd Chester Thompson8 Oct 2014$2.99

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Nikolay Myaskovsky: The Conscience of Russian Music by Gregor Tassie
Nikolay Myaskovsky: The Conscience of Russian Music

Gregor Tassie describes Nikolay Myaskovsky as "one of the great enigmas of 20th-century Russian music." Between the two world wars, the symphonies of Myaskovsky enjoyed great popularity and were performed by all major American and European orchestras;
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Gregor Tassie8 Oct 2014$84.99

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Nothing Good Happens After Midnight: The Autobiography of an All American Family by Pat and Jack Stewart
Nothing Good Happens After Midnight: The Autobiography of an All American Family

A house full of five teenagers and two preteens is a recipe for trouble anywhere. But in 1974, when the Stewarts move their clan from suburban America to live in central France, it becomes rip-roaring hilarious, too funny for words. The boisterous high-jinks
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A Place to Lay My Head by Joe A. Moreland
A Place to Lay My Head

Although I have published more than 35 scientific and technical reports, this book is my first attempt at Creative Nonfiction writing. In the early days of my youth, my family lived a nomadic life style, taking possession of unattended shelter wherever
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Joe A. Moreland8 Oct 2014$2.99

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The Risen Christ by Leith Anderson
The Risen Christ

Evangelical pastor and leader harmonizes the gospels and adds historical research to tell the story of the death and resurrection of Jesus. This is a selection from Anderson's Jesus: An Intimate Portrait of the Man, His Land, and His People.
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Leith Anderson8 Oct 2014$2.99

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The Education of Alice M. Jordan: Navigating a Career in Children's Librarianship by Gale Eaton
The Education of Alice M. Jordan: Navigating a Career in Children's Librarianship

A long overdue biography of Alice M. Jordan (1870-1960), head of youth services at the Boston Public Library from 1902 to 1940 and one of the pioneers of children's librarianship. Between the Age of Sail and the Space Age, a sea captain's daughter gained
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Gale Eaton8 Oct 2014$84.99

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Hitler and Abductive Logic: The Strategy of a Tyrant by Ben Novak
Hitler and Abductive Logic: The Strategy of a Tyrant

Was Hitler rational? This question has spawned vociferous debates among historians, and has fascinated every layman who has ever dipped into a biography of Hitler. In Hitler and Abductive Logic, Ben Novak argues that Hitler was rational—one
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Acknowledged Legislator: Critical Essays on the Poetry of Martin Espada by Edward J. Carvalho
Acknowledged Legislator: Critical Essays on the Poetry of Martin Espada

Acknowledged Legislator: Critical Essays on the Poetry of Martín Espada is the first-ever edited collection on poet and activist Martín Espada. With the aid of contributions by established scholars who have a specialized interest in the poet's life
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Edward J. Carvalho8 Oct 2014$89.99

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The Social Life of Tibetan Biography: Textuality, Community, and Authority in the Lineage of Tokden Shakya Shri by Amy Holmes-Tagchungdarpa
The Social Life of Tibetan Biography: Textuality, Community, and Authority in the Lineage of Tokden Shakya Shri

The Social Life of Tibetan Biography outlines the growth of the Buddhist tradition of the Tibetan teacher Tokden Shakya Shri (1853–1919) through charting his biographical tradition and its influence on the development of his community. Tokden
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Amy Holmes-Tagchungdarpa8 Oct 2014$89.99

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My Bondage and My Freedom by Frederick Douglass
My Bondage and My Freedom

My Bondage and My Freedom is an autobiographical slave narrative written by Frederick Douglass and published in 1855, discussing in greater detail his transition from bondage to liberty. Douglass, a former slave, following his liberation went on to become
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Frederick Douglass7 Oct 2014$2.95

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Jane Eyre: An Autobiography by Charlotte Brontë
Jane Eyre: An Autobiography

Jane Eyre is a famous and influential novel by English writer Charlotte Bronte. It was published in London, England in 1847 by Smith, Elder & Co. with the title Jane Eyre. An Autobiography under the pen name "Currer Bell". The American edition came out
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Charlotte Brontë7 Oct 2014$2.95

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The Passionate Shepherdess: The Life of Aphra Behn by Maureen Duffy
The Passionate Shepherdess: The Life of Aphra Behn

The barest facts of the life of Aphra Behn are astonishing in themselves. Born in 1640 of comparatively obscure parentage in Kent, she had, by her mid-twenties, travelled to South America, returned to England, been married and widowed. She was sent by
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Maureen Duffy7 Oct 2014$2.90

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Mein Kampf (James Murphy Translation) by Adolf Hitler
Mein Kampf (James Murphy Translation)

Hitler's Mein Kampf combines elements of autobiography with an exposition of his political ideology. Hitler began the book while imprisoned for "political crimes" after his failed government take-over. Though he received many visitors earlier on, he soon
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Adolf Hitler7 Oct 2014$1.99

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The Road by Jack London
The Road

What Mr. London did so graphically for the poorest quarters of London a few years ago, he now does for the American underworld of the tramp and hobo, a territory in which his young Wanderlust led him far afield.
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Jack London6 Oct 2014$1.99

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The Makers of Canada: George Brown by John Auteur Lewis
The Makers of Canada: George Brown

The title of this series, "Makers of Canada," seemed to impose on the writer the obligation to devote special attention to the part played by George Brown in fashioning the institutions of this country. From this point of view the most fruitful years
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John Auteur Lewis6 Oct 2014$1.99

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Edward Carpenter: In Appreciation: In Appreciation by Gilbert Beith
Edward Carpenter: In Appreciation: In Appreciation

Edward Carpenter: In Appreciation, first published in 1931, presents a collection of tributes to and reminiscences about the renowned socialist poet, pioneering gay rights activist, environmentalist and political thinker. Embroiled in controversy with

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Gilbert Beith6 Oct 2014$130.00

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The Complete Memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt by Giacomo Casanova
The Complete Memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

Casanova was an Italian adventurer and author from the Republic of Venice. His autobiography, is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century. He has become so famous for his often
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Life and Adventures of "Billy" Dixon (Illustrated) by Frederick Samuel Barde & Billy Dixon
Life and Adventures of "Billy" Dixon (Illustrated)

When I was twelve years old my father died, and with my sister I went to live with my uncle, Thomas Dixon, who lived in Ray County, Missouri. In those days travel was difficult, and Missouri seemed a long way from our home in West Virginia. We had been
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The Life of Cicero: Volume I (Illustrated) by Anthony Trollope
The Life of Cicero: Volume I (Illustrated)

The project of my work was anterior to the life by Mr. Forsyth, and was first suggested to me as I was reviewing the earlier volumes of Dean Merivale's History of the Romans under the Empire. In an article on the Dean's work, prepared for one of the magazines
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A Will to Be Free, Vol. II: Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Narrative of Sojourner Truth The History of Mary Prince, a Wes by Sojourner Truth
A Will to Be Free, Vol. II: Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Narrative of Sojourner Truth The History of Mary Prince, a Wes

Collected here in this omnibus edition are three influential autobiographies of prominent women whose rose up from slavery to greatness. Essential reading for anyone interested in African American Heritage. Included are Incidents in the Life of a Slave
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Sojourner Truth6 Oct 2014$1.99

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A Will to Be Free, Vol. I: Up From Slavery Twelve Years a Slave Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave by Booker T. Washington
A Will to Be Free, Vol. I: Up From Slavery Twelve Years a Slave Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave

Collected here in this omnibus edition are three influential autobiographies of prominent men whose rose up from slavery to greatness. Essential reading for anyone interested in African American Heritage. Included are Up From Slavery by Booker T. Washington,
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Queen Victoria (Illustrated) by Lytton Strachey
Queen Victoria (Illustrated)

Within two years of Albert's death a violent disturbance in foreign politics put Victoria's faithfulness to a crucial test. The fearful Schleswig-Holstein dispute, which had been smouldering for more than a decade, showed signs of bursting out into conflagration.
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Lytton Strachey6 Oct 2014$1.99

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Our Standard-Bearer: Or, the Life of General Ulysses S. Grant (Illustrated) by Oliver Optic
Our Standard-Bearer: Or, the Life of General Ulysses S. Grant (Illustrated)

The people acknowledged the greatness of Grant's military genius, the tremendous power of his will, and the unflinching earnestness of his patriotism. Then, while salvos of artillery throughout the loyal land proclaimed the victory to the astonished nations,
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The Education of Henry Adams (Illustrated) by Henry Adams
The Education of Henry Adams (Illustrated)

A boy who began his education in these surroundings, with physical strength inferior to that of his brothers, and with a certain delicacy of mind and bone, ought rightly to have felt at home in the eighteenth century and should, in proper self-respect,
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Henry Adams6 Oct 2014$1.99

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The Way to the West: And the Lives of Three Early Americans, Boone-Crockett-Carson (Illustrated) by Emerson Hough
The Way to the West: And the Lives of Three Early Americans, Boone-Crockett-Carson (Illustrated)

I ask you to look at this splendid tool, the American ax, not more an implement of labor than an instrument of civilization. If you can not use it, you are not American. If you do not understand it, you can not understand America. This tool is so simple
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The Life of Francis Thompson (Illustrated) by Everard Meynell
The Life of Francis Thompson (Illustrated)

Mr. Francis Thompson is a young poet of considerable parts, whose present danger lies in the possibility of his spoiling. Having recently put forth to the world a book of poems, modest enough in bulk, he was presently attacked by a most formidable conspiracy
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Everard Meynell6 Oct 2014$1.99

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Napoleon by Emil Ludwig
Napoleon

Napoleon by Emil Ludwig is one of the most acknowledged biographies of Napoleon. It is written as a novel, and became rapidly very popular when it was first publised in the 1920's. It has been republished many times since then, and is now finally available
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My Experiments with the Truth by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
My Experiments with the Truth

Four or five years ago, at the instance of some of my nearest co-workers, I agreed to write my autobiography. I made the start, but scarcely had I turned over the first sheet when riots broke out in Bombay and the work remained at a standstill. it is
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Charles Bradlaugh: A Record of His Life and Work, Volume I I (Illustrated) by Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner & John M. Robertson
Charles Bradlaugh: A Record of His Life and Work, Volume I I (Illustrated)

I wish you would tell me things, and let me write the story of your life," I said in chatting to my father one evening about six weeks before his death. "Perhaps I will, some day," he answered. "I believe I could do it better than any one else," I went
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Charles Bradlaugh: A Record of His Life and Work, Volume I (Illustrated) by Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner & John M. Robertson
Charles Bradlaugh: A Record of His Life and Work, Volume I (Illustrated)

I wish you would tell me things, and let me write the story of your life," I said in chatting to my father one evening about six weeks before his death. "Perhaps I will, some day," he answered. "I believe I could do it better than any one else," I went
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Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner &
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Living and Nursing in America: The Way It Is and Was by Dawn Griffis
Living and Nursing in America: The Way It Is and Was

This book charts my experiences of both the medical and social aspects of living and nursing in America. After training in England as an RN I continued my career in the States. This was 1965 just before Medicare was enacted. For the next 43 years I worked
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Dawn Griffis6 Oct 2014$1.99

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Dropout Sourdough: Memoirs of a Working Class Adventurer by Martin Wandersee
Dropout Sourdough: Memoirs of a Working Class Adventurer

Martin Wandersee writes his first booklet of his adverturous life. He left school and as an individualist and hard work traveled the world, living and working with no job longer than 6 months. This story is mainly his Alaskan adventure where he qualified
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Bad Day at Oberpfaffenhofen: 24 April 1944 by Andrew Anzanos
Bad Day at Oberpfaffenhofen: 24 April 1944

Captain Dewayne Bennett writes of the document tragety that resulted in heavy combat losses of the 41st Combat Wing's ill planned mission to Oberfaffenhofen, Germany on 24 April 1944. Bennett survived this mission as well as being a sole squadron survivor
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Andrew Anzanos5 Oct 2014$1.99

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An Extract from: Constant Lambert, Beyond The Rio Grande: Camargo and the Birth of British Ballet 1928-1931 by Stephen Lloyd
An Extract from: Constant Lambert, Beyond The Rio Grande: Camargo and the Birth of British Ballet 1928-1931

This e-book mini is made up of the introduction and a sample chapter from Stephen Lloyd's biography of the composer Constant Lambert. For anyone interested in twentieth-century dance in Britain it will form a fascinating stand-alone glimpse into the world
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Stephen Lloyd5 Oct 2014$1.46

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The Life and Diary of David Brainerd by Jonathan Edwards
The Life and Diary of David Brainerd

David Brainerd's life and thought influenced not only his own generation but have also exerted influence on the generations that have lived after him. His life was characterized by an unusual devotion to God and an agonizing examination of personal motives

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Jonathan Edwards5 Oct 2014$0.99

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For Your Eyes Only: Ian Fleming and James Bond by Ben Macintyre
For Your Eyes Only: Ian Fleming and James Bond

The official book on Ian Fleming and James Bond by the bestselling author of Agent Zigzag
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Ben Macintyre5 Oct 2014$0.99

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Maradona: The Hand of God by Jimmy Burns
Maradona: The Hand of God

An updated biography of arguably the world's most famous footballer of all time, Diego Maradona, published to coincide with the 2010 World Cup.
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Jimmy Burns5 Oct 2014$0.99

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Major Obsession by Raymond Turner
Major Obsession

Major Obsession is the story of an African American, who as a teenage combat medic, found himself in the jungles of South Vietnam. Throughout his tour of duty, he was attached to a recon infantry platoon. In search of respect, he volunteered to serve despite
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Raymond Turner5 Oct 2014$0.99

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My Mother's Restaurant by Sylvia Perkins
My Mother's Restaurant

"My Mother's Restaurant" is a moving portrait of an Italian immigrant family's struggles in the first half of 20th century America. The author, Sylvia Perkins, has written a beautiful memoir of her childhood that highlights not only her own family's experience
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Sylvia Perkins5 Oct 2014$0.99

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Chrest Christian ("C. C.") Johnsen - A Brief History by Don Emerson Gardner
Chrest Christian ("C. C.") Johnsen - A Brief History

A compiled history of Chrest Christian ("C. C.") Johnsen, 1857-1933. An early resident of Bear River City, Utah.
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Don Emerson Gardner5 Oct 2014$0.99

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Raised-Up Hard In The Georgia Pines by Carol McGinnis-Yeje
Raised-Up Hard In The Georgia Pines

True story about my grandma, Ethel Burgess-Nalley, who was raised in Georgia...of her struggles in the late 1800's as she was Mama to her sibblings as her mother became ill and died. Info on making soap, cutting shoes, stuffing 'bed-ticks, etc. A family
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Carol McGinnis-Yeje5 Oct 2014$0.99

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Watford to Woolloomooloo by John Moxley
Watford to Woolloomooloo

Born in São Paulo, 1953 and raised in Watford, John Moxley left school at 16, joined the Merchant Navy and went to sea in the late 1960's to escape his criminal past. His adventures led him into numerous hotspots where he crossed swords with, among others,
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John Moxley5 Oct 2014$0.99

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My Life and Times by Howard Deford
My Life and Times

My Life and Times by Howard Deford relates Howard's experiences growing up, fighting in World War II, getting married, working in the automobile plants of Flint, Michigan, and raising a family. His tales, as related by his daughter Karen Deford, are often
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Howard Deford5 Oct 2014$0.99

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Snippets: 59 Stories to Define Who I Am by Collin Tennant McNew
Snippets: 59 Stories to Define Who I Am

These fifty-nine short stories guide the reader through the first three stages of growing up: Childhood (when Family, above all, shapes our existence) The Awkward Stage (when peers control our identity) High School (when alcohol, drugs, and the opposite
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Collin Tennant McNew5 Oct 2014$0.00

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Memoirs of Joe and Ramona Tucker by Joseph Russell Tucker & Ramona Fleta (Napier) Tucker
Memoirs of Joe and Ramona Tucker

These Memoirs are a documentation of events that occurred throughout the lives of Joe and Ramona Tucker, compiled for their children and grandchildren.
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Joseph Russell Tucker &
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The Tapestry of Life: Biographies of My Grandparents by Shabnam Ahmed
The Tapestry of Life: Biographies of My Grandparents

Like most of us, I have always had the powerful desire to learn about my family history. Knowing about our past, our ancestors, and experiences that mould our lives can give us a deeper understanding of who we are and how we fit into the greater tapestry
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Shabnam Ahmed5 Oct 2014$0.00

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My Experiments with Truth by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
My Experiments with Truth

Four or five years ago, at the instance of some of my nearest co-workers, I agreed to write my autobiography. I made the start, but scarcely had I turned over the first sheet when riots broke out in Bombay and the work remained at a standstill. it is not
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On Training: Traces of an Odin Teatret Actress: Traces of an Odin Teatret Actress by Roberta Carreri
On Training: Traces of an Odin Teatret Actress: Traces of an Odin Teatret Actress

"Outstanding ... a technical manual (for actors and directors), an historical document of importance, and a volume that is a delight to read." Ian Watson, Rutgers

"An extremely valuable personal account of Roberta Carreri's process as an actor." Alison

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Roberta Carreri5 Oct 2014$43.95

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...Do I Believe? Stories and Art by Survivors by Portland Burn Survivors
...Do I Believe? Stories and Art by Survivors

"...do I believe?" is an anthology about surviving a life altering injury; stories, poetry and art from survivors, their friends and families. From a woman in the USA burned this past year, to a Canadian author and motivational speaker burned as a child,
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Portland Burn Survivors5 Oct 2014$9.99

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Women of Privilege: 100 Years of Love and Loss in a Family of the Hudson River Valley by Gillotti Susan
Women of Privilege: 100 Years of Love and Loss in a Family of the Hudson River Valley

Women of Privilege traces the decline of a once-privileged Hudson River Valley family where the neighbors were Vanderbilts, Delanos, and Roosevelts. Susan Gillotti provides us an insight into her ancestors' heretofore secret lives, culled from private
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Gillotti Susan5 Oct 2014$9.99

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Richard III: England's Black Legend by Desmond Seward
Richard III: England's Black Legend

With the recent discovery of Richard III's remains, a newly-revised edition of the celebrated biography of England's most notorious king.

With the victory of Henry Tudor, the usurping dynasty made an effort to besmirch the last Plantagenet's reputation,
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Desmond Seward5 Oct 2014$26.23

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Robert Estienne's Influence on Lexicography by DeWitt T. Starnes
Robert Estienne's Influence on Lexicography

Towering above printers of his time and their successors for many years afterward was the figure of Robert Estienne, the great French lexicographer of the sixteenth century, whose contribution to knowledge and its dissemination is the subject of this authoritative
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DeWitt T. Starnes5 Oct 2014$19.95

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The Admiral and the Ambassador: One Man's Obsessive Search for the Body of John Paul Jones by Scott Martelle
The Admiral and the Ambassador: One Man's Obsessive Search for the Body of John Paul Jones

As the French Revolution gathered steam, the exact location of Jones's grave—and, in fact, the exact location of St. Louis cemetery in Paris, where he was buried in 1792—was forgotten: information on his death and burial were destroyed in

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Scott Martelle5 Oct 2014$21.99

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Benjamin and Daisy: The Story of Two Rescue Dogs and the Psychiatrist They Trained by Michael Paul Pruitt
Benjamin and Daisy: The Story of Two Rescue Dogs and the Psychiatrist They Trained

Benjamin and Daisy: The Story of Two Rescue Dogs and the Psychiatrist They Trained is a memoir about a young psychiatrist who adopts a neglected dog and has his life significantly enhanced as a result. The ultimate death of the dog sends the psychiatrist
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Michael Paul Pruitt5 Oct 2014$7.99

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Rush of Heaven: One Woman's Miraculous Encounter with Jesus by Ema McKinley & Cheryl Ricker
Rush of Heaven: One Woman's Miraculous Encounter with Jesus

Eighteen years after a tragic workplace accident, "crooked lady" Ema McKinley experienced an extraordinary healing miracle when Jesus appeared in her room on Christmas Eve.
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Small Talk: Learning From My Children About What Matters Most by Amy Julia Becker
Small Talk: Learning From My Children About What Matters Most

Small Talk delves into the "big questions' children ask, the thoughts they provoke, and the laughter, investigation, and soul-searching that follow, for parent and child alike.
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Amy Julia Becker4 Oct 2014$11.99

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Harold Jarman: Bristol Rovers Local Hero by Mike Jay & Ian Haddrell
Harold Jarman: Bristol Rovers Local Hero

Harold Jarman, a Bristolian, had a fascinating fourteen season career with Bristol Rovers from 1959 until 1973. A highly talented winger he made over 500 appearances for his home town club, scoring over a century of goals. He was a real crowd pleaser who
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Mike Jay &
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Murder, Mutiny & Mayhem: The Blackest-Hearted Villains from Irish History by Joe O'Shea
Murder, Mutiny & Mayhem: The Blackest-Hearted Villains from Irish History

The Irish are often thought of as a nation of missionaries, explorers, freedom fighters, artists and writers. But for every Tom Crean or Bernardo O'Higgins, there is a Captain William Cotter or Antoine Walsh causing mayhem around the world. This dramatic
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Joe O'Shea4 Oct 2014$16.03

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Envoy to Moscow: Memories of an Israeli Ambassador, 1988-92 by Aryeh Levin
Envoy to Moscow: Memories of an Israeli Ambassador, 1988-92

The personal memoir of Aryeh Levin, Israel's first Ambassador to Russia since the severance of relations between the two countries in 1967.

Aryeh Levin's four-year tenure as Ambassador to Moscow coincided with great upheavals in the life and times of both

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Beyond Survival: Building on the Hard Times - a POW's Inspiring Story by Gerald Coffee
Beyond Survival: Building on the Hard Times - a POW's Inspiring Story

When life loses its meaning, when suddenly the world is turned upside down, when there's nothing left that resembles life as we've known it, where do we find the strength and sustenance to go on? For naval aviator Jerry Coffee and others who were held
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Gerald Coffee4 Oct 2014$9.99

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Tony Gregory by Robbie Gilligan
Tony Gregory

The biography of a true Irish political legend. As harsh economic times return to Ireland, it is time to celebrate this inspirational Irishman who made his name as a grass-roots community activist and went on to hold the balance of power in Ireland. Tony
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Robbie Gilligan4 Oct 2014$26.24

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The Waitsburg Family: 1858 - 1900 the Beginning by Sandra Torres
The Waitsburg Family: 1858 - 1900 the Beginning

You always knew in a small town everyone was related to everyone else. The connections make the basis of The Waitsburg Family. Who was who? Who did they marry? Maybe the answer is here. The development of a small town seen through the individual connections
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Sandra Torres4 Oct 2014$3.99

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The Reign of Mary I by Robert Tittler & Judith Richards
The Reign of Mary I

Until recently, the reign of Mary Tudor was generally seen as a 'sterile interlude' in the Tudor century, with Mary herself dismissed as 'Bloody Mary'. Extensive research in the past several decades has overturned these assumptions in almost every respect.

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Robert Tittler &
Judith Richards
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Diamonds And Perils: Iwo Jima Survivor Johnny Cantrell Tells About His World War Ii Battles, Boy Scout Adventures, Farm Life, Ro by Lowell E. White
Diamonds And Perils: Iwo Jima Survivor Johnny Cantrell Tells About His World War Ii Battles, Boy Scout Adventures, Farm Life, Ro

Diamonds and Perils is about the life of World War ll Navy veteran Johnny Cantrell of Bremen, Georgia, which started when his fellow Navy vet urged the author to write a newspaper article about him. Johnny spent little time in the Navy compared to career
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Lowell E. White4 Oct 2014$3.99

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Memoirs for Love and Profit - Make Memories Last Forever! by Mary Wallman
Memoirs for Love and Profit - Make Memories Last Forever!

I wrote my book to help you do this for your own family members. This can be a source of income if you offer it as a service to other people. When you produce a great memoir it gives you great satisfaction and a unique legacy for the person whose memories
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Mary Wallman4 Oct 2014$5.99

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Above The Valley by Vicki Scholma
Above The Valley

Death is a part of life. We know it will come, but when it does, it leaves us in such a vulnerable state, and we are left trying to understand and accept it. The question is always asked: "How do I get through this?" In Above the Valley, author Vicki Scholma
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Vicki Scholma4 Oct 2014$20.99

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Veils of Time: SHADOWED VEILS OF MEMORY by Betty Duncan-Goetz
Veils of Time: SHADOWED VEILS OF MEMORY

This book is a Memoir of one family's journey through the turbulent years of the 60's, 70's, and 80's. It is filled with wit and charm and the "nitty gritty" of family life. It includes travel to exotic places, and is a story of the enduring love of f
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Betty Duncan-Goetz4 Oct 2014$3.99

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Walking in the Clouds: Colombia Through the Eyes of a Gringo by Michael F. Kastre
Walking in the Clouds: Colombia Through the Eyes of a Gringo

Walking in the Clouds is a true story about events experienced by an American writer who lived and worked in Colombia in the 1980s, a painful period of political upheaval, violent cocaine wars, and leftist guerrilla uprisings. As a freelancer, Michael
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Michael F. Kastre4 Oct 2014$9.99

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Miracles for Joan and Roger by Joan Esperance
Miracles for Joan and Roger

In this delightful book, Australian Joan Esperance reflects back over her life and the lives of her pioneer ancestors. Joan's journey begins in rural Australia and takes the reader on travels including hitchhiking from the Arctic Circle, through Europe,
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Joan Esperance4 Oct 2014$4.99

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'Life's A Ball': Ian Liversedge: The Highs and Lows of a Football Physio by David Mitchell
'Life's A Ball': Ian Liversedge: The Highs and Lows of a Football Physio

'Life's A Ball' charts the ups and downs of a football experience that has rarely been dull! Ian Liversedge's story comes from the very heart of the game - the manager's office, the dug-out, the boot room and the treatment table. Ian describes his relationships
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David Mitchell4 Oct 2014$3.99

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Fly It Home: Letters From Nam by Joe Rhodes
Fly It Home: Letters From Nam

This book, Fly It Home, is a biographical compilation about the year that I spent in the war in Viet Nam. It is drawn from many letters that I wrote home to my family. My mother always saved the letters that her sons wrote home from their duty stations
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Joe Rhodes4 Oct 2014$3.99

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Echoes of an Angel: The Miraculous True Story of a Boy Who Lost His Eyes But Could Still See by Aquanetta Gordon & Chris Macias
Echoes of an Angel: The Miraculous True Story of a Boy Who Lost His Eyes But Could Still See

When Ben Underwood became blind at the age of two, anyone would have thought he faced a life full of hardship and uphill challenges—a world full of things he'd never be able to see and activities he'd never be able to enjoy. But as far as his mom,
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Aquanetta Gordon &
Chris Macias
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A Head of My Time: Change through a Business Life by George Stephens
A Head of My Time: Change through a Business Life

This memoir tracks how George became involved in an area of business that grew from one of several million pounds to one of many billions. He observes with some humour how life was, and how it changed in his working years, both inside and outside his
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Wanna Smoke? "The Adventures of a Storyteller" by TiPi Paul
Wanna Smoke? "The Adventures of a Storyteller"

My story starts during the Summer of Love August 1967. Fired from my corporate job on the Friday my summer vacation was to start, I decided to go to Haight/Ashbury and check it out. The six days I spent there aroused the hidden desire to do something

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Craft For A Dry Lake by Kim Mahood
Craft For A Dry Lake

Winner of the NSW Premier's Literary Awards Douglas Stewart Prize for Non-fiction,The Age Book of the Year Award for Non-fiction, The Dobbie Prize for Best First Book. A lyrical memoir from a first-time author that has won critical acclaim Australia-wide.

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The People's Poet: William Barnes of Dorset by Alan Chedzoy
The People's Poet: William Barnes of Dorset

Born the child of an agricultural labourer in Dorset's Blackmore Vale, by self-education William Barnes (1801-1886) rose to be a lawyer's clerk, a schoolmaster, a much-loved clergyman, and a scholar who could read over seventy languages. He also became
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Raymond Chandler: Writing The Big Sleep by Tom Williams
Raymond Chandler: Writing The Big Sleep

Tom Williams is the author of 'A Mysterious Something in the Light', the biography of Raymond Chandler, the man who defined modern crime fiction. Taking inspiration from novels such as The Big Sleep, The High Window and The Lady in the Lake Tom presents
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Bred of Heaven: One man's quest to reclaim his Welsh roots by Jasper Rees
Bred of Heaven: One man's quest to reclaim his Welsh roots

Jasper Rees has always wanted to be Welsh. But despite Welsh grandparents (and a Welsh surname) he is an Englishman: by birth, upbringing and temperament.

In this singular, hilarious love letter to a glorious country so often misunderstood, Rees sets

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Getting A Life by Thomas Saunders
Getting A Life

Thomas was born in London's East End. Despite the Blitz and wartime disruptions to his childhood education, he followed his dream to become an architect. In his father's cockney vernacular, he would say 'he boxed above his weight'. Aged 28, he set up on
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My Black is Savvy & Unique by Ms. Savvy
My Black is Savvy & Unique

My skin is not my sin because its darker than yours. This is an account of my life and certain things that I have to release in order to be set free.
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The Memoir of Marco Parenti: A Life in Medici Florence by Mark Salber Phillips
The Memoir of Marco Parenti: A Life in Medici Florence

For this vivid description of the world of a Florentine patrician, Mark Phillips draws on Marco Parenti's private letters, ricordanze or diaries, and public history or memoir. When Cosimo de' Medici died in 1464, Parenti foresaw a return to liberty and

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Pound's "Cavalcanti": An Edition of the Translation, Notes, and Essays by David Anderson
Pound's "Cavalcanti": An Edition of the Translation, Notes, and Essays

This book makes available the entire range of Ezra Pounds studies and translations of the technically complex philosophical poems of the thirteenth-century Florentine Guido Cavalcanti, Dante's first friend" and artistic rival.

Originally published in

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Edmund Wilson: Centennial Reflections by Lewis M. Dabney
Edmund Wilson: Centennial Reflections

Edmund Wilson helped shape American letters from the early 1920's through the mid-'60s. He remains a presence in our literary culture, and his accounts of art and society have influenced a younger generation of readers and thinkers. This vibrant collection

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Mathematical Scandals by Theoni Pappas
Mathematical Scandals

In this highly readable volume of vignettes of mathematical scandals and gossip, Theoni Pappas assembles 29 fascinating stories of intrigue and the bizarre — in short, the human background of the history of mathematics. Might a haberdasher have
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Good Grief: Life in a Tiny Vermont Village by Ellen Stimson
Good Grief: Life in a Tiny Vermont Village

An Endless Vacation Becomes a Way of Life!

One vacation changed everything.
Ellen Stimson and her husband had such a wonderful time in Vermont that they wondered what living there would really be like. "What if we stayed here . . . forever?" So began
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Bruce Dern: A Memoir by Bruce Dern & Christopher Fryer & Robert Crane
Bruce Dern: A Memoir

One of Hollywood's biggest personalities, Bruce Dern is not afraid to say what he thinks. He has left an indelible mark on numerous projects, from critically acclaimed films to made-for-TV movies and television series. His notable credits include The

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My Life Is Not My Own by Marian Adejokun
My Life Is Not My Own

Many of you will know me by my birth name, Marian Adejokun. I have other names which have been given to me by friends and family: Faith, Testimony, Blessing, Miracle, Mary Mary, Sister Bernadette, and Mini-Mommy. I am just an ordinary person who has gone
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Footsteps by Phillip van Eeden
Footsteps

Footsteps is a tribute to the life and character of an extraordinary friend who lived his life with a smile on his face.
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Odyssey of a Bombardier: The POW Log of Richard M. Mason by John J. Hurt
Odyssey of a Bombardier: The POW Log of Richard M. Mason

Odyssey of a Bombardier is the illustrated Prisoner of War "log" that depicts the experiences of bombardier Richard M. Mason in German prison camps after his B-17 was shot down by the Germans in France in 1944. The log follows Mason from the day his
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John J. Hurt3 Oct 2014$89.99

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Sergeant Stubby: How a Stray Dog and His Best Friend Helped Win World War I and Stole the Heart of a Nation by Ann Bausum
Sergeant Stubby: How a Stray Dog and His Best Friend Helped Win World War I and Stole the Heart of a Nation

Meet Sergeant Stubby: World War I dog veteran, decorated war hero, American icon, and above all, man's best friend. Stubby's story begins in 1917 when America is about to enter the war. A stowaway dog befriends Private James Robert "Bob" Conroy at the
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Hot Foot - Walter Knox's Remarkable Life as a Professional in an Amateur World by David F. Town
Hot Foot - Walter Knox's Remarkable Life as a Professional in an Amateur World

Walter Knox lived in two worlds. As an outstanding track and field athlete, he won amateur championships and broke world records. However, he also explored the seedy world of matched races and it's violent gambling culture. He played the dangerous game
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David F. Town3 Oct 2014$4.99

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Edible Identities: Food as Cultural Heritage by Ronda L. Brulotte
Edible Identities: Food as Cultural Heritage

Bringing together cultural anthropologists, archaeologists, historians and other scholars of food and heritage, this volume closely examines the ways in which the cultivation, preparation, and consumption of food is used to create identity claims of 'cultural
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Ronda L. Brulotte3 Oct 2014$109.95

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An Exemplary Whig: Edward Kent and the Whig Disposition in American Politics and Law by David M. Gold
An Exemplary Whig: Edward Kent and the Whig Disposition in American Politics and Law

An Exemplary Whig examines the life and thought of Edward Kent, a nineteenth-century state political leader and judge and Maine's quintessential Whig. It reveals Kent's characteristically conservative Whig aversion toward disorder and his
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David M. Gold3 Oct 2014$89.99

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Am I Getting Paid for This? Memoir of A Career Girl by Betty Rollin
Am I Getting Paid for This? Memoir of A Career Girl

When Betty Rollin graduated from college in the late 1950s, she couldn't find a husband and she didn't want to be a secretary. So, in the days before women's liberation, she started a career—or, as she puts it, “fell into—then groped my
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Betty Rollin3 Oct 2014$5.99

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Descartes by Tadeusz Zawidski
Descartes

Tadeusz Zawidzki outlines Dennett's reconciliation of three major components—thought, consciousness, and freedom of the will—with what science tells us about human nature. In the course of this exposition, the book highlights the important role
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Create a Money Machine - A Safe and Reliable Way To Build You Stock Market Fourtune. Read this book and get wealthy! by Ken Sciara
Create a Money Machine - A Safe and Reliable Way To Build You Stock Market Fourtune. Read this book and get wealthy!

The purpose of this book is to provide the reader with a very specific plan to build a stock portfolio that will generate income, give wealth and security, that will last a lifetime. The author has accomplished this plan for himself and his family. His
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Ken Sciara3 Oct 2014$2.99

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Professor Buddha by Denver E. Long
Professor Buddha

Author Denver E. Long takes the reader on a life long spiritual journey that twists and turns in ways that will surprise and delight. Professor Buddha provides the reader with an insight into the mind of a very curious little boy who, as he grows, learns

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Thunder Below! The USS *Barb* Revolutionizes Submarine Warfare in World War II by Eugene B. Fluckey
Thunder Below! The USS *Barb* Revolutionizes Submarine Warfare in World War II

A Main Selection of the Military Book Club. Winner of the Rear Admiral Samuel Eliot Morison Award for Naval Literature given by the Naval Order of the United States, New York Commandery
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Eugene B. Fluckey3 Oct 2014$20.65

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The Life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3: Soldier, Scientist, and Politician, 1748-1757 by J. A. Leo Lemay
The Life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3: Soldier, Scientist, and Politician, 1748-1757

Volume 3 of the acclaimed biography narrates Franklin's growth from printer to public-spirited politician, soldier, and patriot.
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J. A. Leo Lemay3 Oct 2014$49.95

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Abdullah Gul and the Making of the New Turkey by Gerald MacLean
Abdullah Gul and the Making of the New Turkey

Drawing on original research, including in-depth interviews with President Abdullah Gül himself as well as his wife and close circle of colleagues and friends, this fascinating account offers a portrait of a man who has been at the heart of the political,
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Gerald MacLean3 Oct 2014$50.00

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Christopher Walken A to Z: The Man, the Movies, the Legend by Robert Schnakenberg
Christopher Walken A to Z: The Man, the Movies, the Legend

The Complete Guide To All Things Walken

He's been a dancer, a baker, a lion tamer, an award-winning actor, and a Hollywood legend. But Christopher Walken has never been the subject of a comprehensive biographical reference—until now.

Here at last

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Robert Schnakenberg3 Oct 2014$16.95

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Sacrifice by Barbara Harkness
Sacrifice

"A story to delight, inspire and amaze. . . You will find yourself pausing to reflect on the love you have, the loves that might have been, and how love is the ultimate driving force we all seek, because it simply makes us feel alive." - Thomas Liddle,
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Barbara Harkness3 Oct 2014$6.99

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" Fears In the Forest" by Misty Joha
" Fears In the Forest"

A young girl leads a path of destruction after her life as a child became filled with hate. She tries so hard to explain to her mother she was being abused and still her mother only sends her away. What a tragic time for her as she grew up not knowing
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Misty Joha3 Oct 2014$8.99

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Genealogy Online, Tenth Edition by Elizabeth Crowe
Genealogy Online, Tenth Edition

The most complete and current guide to Edition successful online genealogy

Conduct effective genealogical research using the expert techniques and innovative tools in this fully updated, bestselling resource. Genealogy Online, Tenth Edition reveals

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Elizabeth Crowe3 Oct 2014$25.00

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Understanding Through Fiction: A Selection from Teresa, My Love: An Imagined Life of the Saint of Avila by Julia Kristeva
Understanding Through Fiction: A Selection from Teresa, My Love: An Imagined Life of the Saint of Avila

Born in 1515, Teresa of Avila survived the Spanish Inquisition and was a key reformer of the Carmelite Order. Her experience of ecstasy, which she intimately described in her writings, released her from her body and led to a complete realization of her
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Julia Kristeva3 Oct 2014$1.99

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The Political Career of W. Kerr Scott: The Squire from Haw River by Julian M. Pleasants
The Political Career of W. Kerr Scott: The Squire from Haw River

When W. Kerr Scott (1896--1958) began his campaign for the North Carolina gubernatorial seat in 1948, his opponents derided his candidacy as a farce. However, the plainspoken dairy farmer quickly gathered loyal supporters and mobilized a grassroots attack

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Paving the Great Way: Vasubandhu's Unifying Buddhist Philosophy by Jonathan Gold
Paving the Great Way: Vasubandhu's Unifying Buddhist Philosophy

The Indian Buddhist philosopher Vasubandhu (fourth–fifth century C.E.) is known for his critical contribution to Buddhist Abhidharma thought, his turn to the Mahayana tradition, and his concise, influential Yogacara-Vijñanavada texts. Paving the Great
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Jonathan Gold3 Oct 2014$54.99

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Behind the Black: A Fearless Venture Into the Darkest Corners of the Creative Mind In Search of Light by Colleen Black
Behind the Black: A Fearless Venture Into the Darkest Corners of the Creative Mind In Search of Light

C. Behind the Black

is a fearless venture into the darkest corners of a creative mind in search of light.

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Rex Ingram: Visionary Director of the Silent Screen by Ruth Barton
Rex Ingram: Visionary Director of the Silent Screen

Noted for his charisma, talent, and striking good looks, director Rex Ingram (1893âˆ'1950) is ranked alongside D. W. Griffith, Marshall Neilan, and Erich von Stroheim as one of the greatest artists of the silent cinema. Ingram briefly studied sculpture

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Ruth Barton2 Oct 2014$40.00

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The Washingtons: A Family History: Volume 4: Generation Eight of the Presidential Branch by Justin Glenn
The Washingtons: A Family History: Volume 4: Generation Eight of the Presidential Branch

This is the fourth volume of Dr. Justin Glenn's comprehensive history that traces the "Presidential line" of the Washingtons. Volume One began with the immigrant John Washington, who settled in Westmoreland Co., Va., in 1657, married Anne Pope, and became
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The Crossroads: Trauma of the Unknown Man by Maribel Wilkins
The Crossroads: Trauma of the Unknown Man

The crossroads is one of the most important junctions in a person's life. It is that metaphorical place that determines ones' destiny or future path: good or bad. That point or place in time at which one is forced to make major life changing decisions.
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Maribel Wilkins2 Oct 2014$5.99

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Incidents in the Life of a Development Economist (Revised) by Jeremy Berkoff
Incidents in the Life of a Development Economist (Revised)

A light-hearted account of my work as a development and water economist over a period of 45 years.
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Steven Gerrard: For Club and Country by Phil Thompson
Steven Gerrard: For Club and Country

Skillful and aggressive, Gerrard has a knack of scoring spectacular goals for club and country. Having inspired Liverpool to their two greatest triumphs of recent years - winning the European Cup in Istanbul in 2005 and the FA Cup in 2006 - he was voted
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Phil Thompson2 Oct 2014$14.57

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Beautiful Eyes: A Father Transformed by Paul Austin
Beautiful Eyes: A Father Transformed

Through parenting a child with a disability, a father discovers patience, acceptance, and unconditional love.

In 1987, Paul Austin and his wife Sally were newlyweds, excited about their future together and happily anticipating the birth of their first

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Dolph Lundgren: Train Like an Action Hero: Be Fit Forever by Dolph Lundgren
Dolph Lundgren: Train Like an Action Hero: Be Fit Forever

Are you ready to take your exercise and fitness routine to the next level? Then take a lesson from internationally-renowned action hero Dolph Lundgren, as he shares the personal fitness secrets gained from a lifetime of hard-fought experiences on-camera
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Leadership in Architecture: My Passion in Life by FAIA MacDonald Becket
Leadership in Architecture: My Passion in Life

?Leadership in Architecture: My Passion in Life? spans the decades from the 1940s to the 1980s. It focuses on the professional career in architecture of MacDonald Becket, FAIA, and the projects of Welton Becket and Associates and the Becket Group. An architecture
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Mark Twain's Mississippi River: An Illustrated Chronicle of the Big River in Samuel Clemens? Life and Works by R. Kent Rasmussen & Peter Schilling
Mark Twain's Mississippi River: An Illustrated Chronicle of the Big River in Samuel Clemens? Life and Works

Combine the wild waters of the Mississippi River and wordsmith Mark Twain, and what have you got? Some of the most famous and familiar literary works in American history, including The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The
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A Man Most Driven: Captain John Smith, Pocahontas and the Founding of America by Peter Firstbrook
A Man Most Driven: Captain John Smith, Pocahontas and the Founding of America

"A nuanced account of the English captain saved by Pocahontas reveals an astonishingly complicated personality. Former BBC producer Firstbrook finds in the roguish, quarrelsome, fearless adventurer Capt. John Smith a sterling example of the tenacious early-American
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Cage Eleven by Gerry Adams
Cage Eleven

Cage Eleven is Gerry Adams' account -- sometimes passionate, often humorous -- of life in Long Kesh prison and, above all, of his fellow prisoners.
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The Lodge Women, Their Men and Their Times by Emily Lodge
The Lodge Women, Their Men and Their Times

From the earliest days of the American colonies, through the Gilded Age, to the late 20th century, The Lodge Women traces a line of the family's remarkable history that is at once intensely personal, political and wholly universal. Based on archival research,
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Emily Lodge2 Oct 2014$9.99

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Women Healers of the World: The Traditions, History, and Geography of Herbal Medicine by Holly Bellebuono
Women Healers of the World: The Traditions, History, and Geography of Herbal Medicine

A celebration of the healing traditions that made yoga, acupuncture, and aromatherapy popular.

The recent trend toward holistic living has heightened our national fascination with herbal remedies and less conventional therapies such as acupuncture, yoga,

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Holly Bellebuono2 Oct 2014$24.95

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Gone Pro: Florida: Gator Athletes Who Became Pros by Steve Rajtar & Gayle Prince Rajtar
Gone Pro: Florida: Gator Athletes Who Became Pros

Gone Pro: Florida is a rousing collection of the stories of the Gator athletes whose heroics and incredible championship seasons keep them forever in our hearts and minds. Readers recognize many favorite players, as well as meeting some new ones. Relive
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Steve Rajtar &
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John Rawls: Liberalism and the Challenges of Late Modernity by J. Donald Moon
John Rawls: Liberalism and the Challenges of Late Modernity

Donald Moon's John Rawls: Liberalism and the Challenges of Late Modernity is an accessible biography that explores how Rawls' life helped establish the fundamental commitment of classical liberalism through the understanding that the individual has
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J. Donald Moon2 Oct 2014$69.99

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Henry Song Book Two by Denise Pinch
Henry Song Book Two

Henry is in heaven with the Lord Our Father. I wrote this for to know how I loved him, and quote a time from a letter that he once wrote to me stating, "Forever we will be together one day in". Henry wrote his our song like She would like to meet George
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Denise Pinch2 Oct 2014$8.99

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Peter Orlovsky, A Life in Words: Intimate Chronicles of a Beat Writer by Peter Orlovsky
Peter Orlovsky, A Life in Words: Intimate Chronicles of a Beat Writer

"The Peter Orlovsky you will meet in this book has only a slight resemblance to the wacky kid immortalized in Kerouac's sunny pages as 'the greatest man in San Francisco' or the silent companion in Ginsberg's tender poetry. Here, for the first time, Bill
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When We Were the Boys: Coming of Age on Rod Stewart's Out of Order Tour by Stevie Salas & Robert Yehling
When We Were the Boys: Coming of Age on Rod Stewart's Out of Order Tour

This book is a backstage pass to the ups, downs, and all-out craziness of arena rock—deep discussions with Rod Stewart, jamming with legends like Mick Jagger and Duran Duran, gaining groupies, and striking out solo. Stevie Salas was one of many
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Guilty But Innocent: From A Teen To A Con by Johnny C. Wiggins
Guilty But Innocent: From A Teen To A Con

This is a true story about a young boy, who never had a chance in the world as we know it, saving the lives of his family, took away any chance he had in the free world. He was sent to one of the worst prison's at a very young age of 14 and to the con's
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Johnny C. Wiggins2 Oct 2014$3.99

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The Spirit of an Activist: The Life and Work of I. DeQuincey Newman by Sadye L. M. Logan
The Spirit of an Activist: The Life and Work of I. DeQuincey Newman

A diverse collection of essays about a civil rights leader who played a major role in the desegregation of South Carolina
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Margot's Memoir - Surviving Hitler and Stalin by Margot Richens
Margot's Memoir - Surviving Hitler and Stalin

Margot Richens grew up in Nazi Germany. In school she learned obedience and self-repression. Her table grace: "Fold your hands, bow your head, and thank the Fuehrer for your bread." She belonged to the Hitler Youth, and she sold blue advent candles for
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Margot Richens2 Oct 2014$8.99

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The Hot Cloth - An Odyssey Into Internet Dating, Sex and Relationships by R. J. Pepper
The Hot Cloth - An Odyssey Into Internet Dating, Sex and Relationships

The world of dating opened up like a candy store, delicious, sweet and enticing with its variety of delectable flavours. Divorced and restless to discover what life is all about, a journey of seduction began. Women became sensually intoxicating and internet
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R. J. Pepper2 Oct 2014$9.99

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Flower in the Snow-Helen's Story by Leslie Thomas
Flower in the Snow-Helen's Story

Leslie Thomas journals the difficult life journey of Helen, from a small child to adulthood. Helen's compelling story can help you realize why it is important to stay positive in life and seeks to remind you to be ever grateful in your endeavors.
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Your Living Family Tree: The easy step-by-step guide by Mary-Jill Bellhouse
Your Living Family Tree: The easy step-by-step guide

Wouldn't you love to know all about your family history? Who were your ancestors? Your family tree can tell you their names, where they lived and how they made their living, but wouldn't you like to know more? Did you inherit any of their looks or personality













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Peace Meets the Streets: On the Ground in Northern Ireland, 1993-2001 by James M. Lyons
Peace Meets the Streets: On the Ground in Northern Ireland, 1993-2001

A story of the grassroots economic work to support peace and reconciliation in Ireland. Peace Meets the Streets chronicles the highlights of the work of author Jim Lyons in Ireland and Northern Ireland from 1993 to 2001. During this critical period

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Legends of the Dark Stranger: Words and Images by Richard W. McDowell
Legends of the Dark Stranger: Words and Images

Legends of the Dark Stranger: Words and Images is a stunning, introspective collection of Richard McDowell's selected writings and images that are from his self-books, also called journals or sketchbooks. Their functions varied from address book, shopping

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The Hitchhike by Mark Paul Smith
The Hitchhike

In 1972, Mark Paul Smith an officer in the U.S. Air Force hitchhiked around the world and came back a conscientious objector. In his journey he discovered some basic truths about all mankind and their desire for peace. This Vietnam era book is his true
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The Prostitute State - How Britain's Democracy Has Been Bought by Donnachadh McCarthy
The Prostitute State - How Britain's Democracy Has Been Bought

A Political Insider's Account of How Britain's Democracy Has Been Bought. Donnachadh McCarthy, former Deputy Chair of the Liberal Democrats, describes how a corporate elite have captured Britain's democracy. Legions of former and current British politicians
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Jesus? Really?! by James Richards
Jesus? Really?!

What you are about to read is the story of how a young man named James Richards was changed forever after he received an unlikely but life changing visit. That young man is me and I'm yet to see one person who is not taken aback by my response when they
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Touched By Fire - 1st 3 Days by Marco Berrios
Touched By Fire - 1st 3 Days

Imagine going to sleep in your own bed, only to wake up in a hospital, hearing that you burned beyond repair. Imagine not being able to open your eyes while it's happening and not really knowing if you were stuck in a bad dream or even worse reality. Imagine
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Museums and Restitution: New Practices, New Approaches by Louise Tythacott
Museums and Restitution: New Practices, New Approaches

This book examines contemporary approaches to restitution from the perspective of museums. It focuses on the ways in which these institutions have been addressing the subject at a regional, national and international level. In particular, it explores contemporary
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A Special Duty by Jennifer Elkin
A Special Duty

This is the true story of a young RAF pilot, his crew, a Halifax bomber and their attempts to carry agents and supplies, from bases in Libya and Italy, deep into Europe, the Balkans and Poland during the Second World War. The crew were forced to bale out
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Silver Diaspora: A Journey up from Hudson Aristocracy by Christopher T. Rand
Silver Diaspora: A Journey up from Hudson Aristocracy

At the outset, the members of author Christopher T. Rand's family lived in a world of great wealth. They were among the richest people in the United States. But they then faced a dilemma: compelled to choose between staying on in their ancestral world
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The Wall by Ollie M. Garner
The Wall

This book is all about a young woman who took on the responsibility of completing to rear her sisters and brothers after the untimely death of their parents. Gladys who was the oldest of five girls and three boys. All of her sisters and brothers were adults
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OCD and Me: My Unconventional Journey through Obsessive Compulsive Disorder by Bess Cunningham
OCD and Me: My Unconventional Journey through Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Since childhood, Bess Cunningham has suffered with severe OCD, anxiety and depression. In desperation for relief, Bess spent ten years researching and experimenting. Today, through her efforts, she remains OCD free and is enjoying her life. Currently on
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A Black Gambler's World of Liquor, Vice, and Presidential Politics: William Thomas Scott of Illinois, 1839-1917 by Bruce L. Mouser
A Black Gambler's World of Liquor, Vice, and Presidential Politics: William Thomas Scott of Illinois, 1839-1917

William Thomas Scott (1839-1917) was an entrepreneur and political activist from East Saint Louis and Cairo, Illinois, who in 1904 briefly became the first African American nominated by a national party for president of the United States before his scandalous
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Franco: A Personal and Political Biography by Stanley G. Payne & Jesús Palacios
Franco: A Personal and Political Biography

General Francisco Franco ruled Spain for nearly forty years, as one of the most powerful and controversial leaders in that nation's long history. He has been the subject of many biographies, several of them more than a thousand pages in length, but all
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Seeking Palestine: New Palestinian Writing on Exile and Home by Raja Shehadeh
Seeking Palestine: New Palestinian Writing on Exile and Home

How do Palestinians live, imagine and reflect on home and exile in this period of a stateless and transitory Palestine, a deeply contested and crisis-ridden national project, and a sharp escalation in Israeli state violence and accompanying Palestinian
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Raja Shehadeh1 Oct 2014$12.00

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Coming Out Swiss: In Search of Heidi, Chocolate, and My Other Life by Anne Herrmann
Coming Out Swiss: In Search of Heidi, Chocolate, and My Other Life

Anne Herrmann, a dual citizen born in New York to Swiss parents, offers in Coming Out Swiss a witty, profound, and ultimately universal exploration of identity and community. "Swissness"-even on its native soil a loose confederacy, divided by multiple
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Letters to My Torturer: Love, Revolution, and Imprisonment in Iran by Houshand Asadi
Letters to My Torturer: Love, Revolution, and Imprisonment in Iran

Houshang Asadi's Letters to My Torturer is one of the most harrowing accounts of human suffering to emerge from Iran and is now available for the first time in paperback. Kept in solitary confinement for over two years in one of the most infamous prisons
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Through the Day, through the Night: A Flemish Belgian Boyhood and World War II by Jan Vansina
Through the Day, through the Night: A Flemish Belgian Boyhood and World War II

One of twelve children in a close-knit, affluent Catholic Belgian family, Jan Vansina began life in a seemingly sheltered environment. But that cocoon was soon pierced by the escalating tensions and violence that gripped Europe in the 1930s and 1940s.
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Revertigo: An Off-Kilter Memoir by Floyd Skloot
Revertigo: An Off-Kilter Memoir

One March morning, writer Floyd Skloot was inexplicably struck by an attack of unrelenting vertigo that ended 138 days later as suddenly as it had begun. With body and world askew, everything familiar had transformed. Nothing was ever still. Revertigo
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Floyd Skloot1 Oct 2014$16.95

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Softly, With Feeling: Joe Wilder and the Breaking of Barriers in American Music by Edward Berger
Softly, With Feeling: Joe Wilder and the Breaking of Barriers in American Music

"Joe Wilder set the table. His struggles made it easier for me and many others."--From the Foreword by Wynton Marsalis

 

Trumpeter Joe Wilder is distinguished for his achievements in both the jazz and classical worlds. He was a founding member of the

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A Whisper Past - Childless after Eugenic Sterilization in Alberta by Leilani Muir
A Whisper Past - Childless after Eugenic Sterilization in Alberta

Leilani Muir was severely abused by her mother, who told many lies in order to have her daughter admitted to the Provincial Training School for Mental Defectives in Red Deer at the age of 11 and branded a moron. But Muir never was mentally defective and
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Confessions of a Cock-Eyed Optimist by Nigel Quiney
Confessions of a Cock-Eyed Optimist

This volume continues to explore the life of Nigel Quiney during the decade of the nineteen-seventies. Both his companies - Nigel Quiney Designs, and Ridley Quiney & Co Ltd - are successful and expanding. By then the decade of the 'sixties and Swinging
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Still Running: The Autobiography of Kentucky's Nate Northington, the First African American Football Player in the Southeastern by Nathaniel Northington
Still Running: The Autobiography of Kentucky's Nate Northington, the First African American Football Player in the Southeastern

Seven days after Nate Northington was born, in October 1947, the NAACP made an appeal to the world on racism before the United Nations.

As Nate grew up within an ever-changing and often volatile world plagued by bigotry and hatred, even he could not have

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Medical Madness: Meet The Golden Rule by George Huber
Medical Madness: Meet The Golden Rule

A PATIENT?S PERSPECTIVE: There have been an increasing number of articles and books by medical professionals warning us of the hospital dangers, but very few by patients based on their personal experience. This I will guarantee; your awareness of my experience
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Habsburg Honor and Nazi Duty by Tom Joyce
Habsburg Honor and Nazi Duty

This story is the first of three completed novels in which fictional Vienna Police Inspector Karl Marbach is a central character. It takes place in mid April of 1938, one month after the Anschluss, the Nazi annexation of Austria. In the war that began
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The Search for Sam Goldwyn by Carol Easton
The Search for Sam Goldwyn

Sam Goldwyn's career spanned almost the entire history of Hollywood. He made his first film, The Squaw Man, in 1913, and he died in 1974 at the age of ninety-one. In the many years between, he produced an enormous number of films--including such classics

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Carol Easton1 Oct 2014$28.00

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So What Do YOU Do? Discovering the Genius Next Door with One Simple Question by Joel Comm
So What Do YOU Do? Discovering the Genius Next Door with One Simple Question

Every person has been created by God with a set of unique passions, talents, skills, abilities, personality and presence which makes them completely unique from anyone who has ever, or will ever, live. When you are doing what you were made to do, you have
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Joel Comm1 Oct 2014$9.99

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L'Americain: A Photojournalist's Life by John Launois & Chris Pan Launois
L'Americain: A Photojournalist's Life

Before television, the great picture magazines captured world events for millions of readers. They sent correspondents and photojournalists to the ends of the earth to record history in the making. Among this elite was the photographer, John Launois. During
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A MOVEABLE BEAST: Scenes from my Life by Barry H. Leeds
A MOVEABLE BEAST: Scenes from my Life

Poignant, funny, tragic, steamy, Barry Leeds' A Moveable Beast is his most personal book to date, and shows that he himself, shaped by literature and life experience, is a work in progress.
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Front Row: Evenings at The Theatre by Beryl Bainbridge
Front Row: Evenings at The Theatre

With an outstanding introductory essay, one of the greatest living English novelists has assembled her writings, essays and reviews about the theatre to provide a highly individual view of contemporary theatre and actors.
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RAINBOW: A Migrant's Story by Arun Kumar Sarkar
RAINBOW: A Migrant's Story

The Rainbow, it is not the rainbow we see in the sky. The author experienced many ups and downs in his life which he described them as colours of the rainbow of life. The author nicely described the horror of the Second World War and the shocking consequences

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A Mystic Awakening by J. M. E. Callidden
A Mystic Awakening

Awakening, epiphany, transformation, enlightenment; such terms indicate a moment when a nascent consciousness erupts into the life of an individual. A Mystic Awakening gives witness to the rebirth of author J.M.E. Callidden and what it implies for mortality

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Gracefully Design: A Memoir by Jamie Gates
Gracefully Design: A Memoir

Gracefully Design is a book of hope. It outlines the life's journey of a very shy, quiet girl who shows that God is always with her through good times and bad. The author shows that her main source of inspiration in life comes directly only from the Lord;
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Jamie Gates1 Oct 2014$3.99

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Gracefully Design: A Memoir II by Jamie Gates
Gracefully Design: A Memoir II

Gracefully Design is a book of hope. It outlines the life's journey of a very shy, quiet girl who shows that God is always with her through good times and bad. The author shows that her main source of inspiration in life comes directly only from the Lord;
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Keremeye'us - A walking journey across North America by Joseph Woodcock
Keremeye'us - A walking journey across North America

While caring for his handicapped elderly father, the Author fills the long silences planning for a great walking journey. Requiring a means in which to carry his equipment, he constructs a Rickshaw from scrap metal and used bicycle parts on the floor of
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Joseph Woodcock1 Oct 2014$2.99

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The Cancer Olympics by Robin McGee
The Cancer Olympics

Diagnosed with a late-stage cancer, after years of bungled and inadequate medical attention...and then to discover that the best-practice chemotherapy is not available in your province. After her delayed diagnosis of colorectal cancer, Robin McGee reaches
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Peace in Truth: Every Moment in Life Gives a Lesson by Rev Carrie D. Larson Ccht MA
Peace in Truth: Every Moment in Life Gives a Lesson

This book is about learning everything we can from our lives. Every moment, waking or sleeping, has a message for us about who we are and what we are on the earth to do. It is exciting to understand this concept and to know how connected we really are
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When I Grow Up I Want to Be . . .: The Memoir of Gino Narboni, as Told to Charlotte Narboni by Charlotte Narboni & Gino Narboni
When I Grow Up I Want to Be . . .: The Memoir of Gino Narboni, as Told to Charlotte Narboni

As a young boy living a sheltered life in a predominately Sephardic Jewish enclave in pre-WWII North Africa, Gino Narboni dreamed of a military life in service to his country. ​Life has a way of intruding . . . even in the dreams of 13-year-old French
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A Home in the Country by Sheelagh Mawe
A Home in the Country

During World War II, some 3 million people were evacuated from British towns and cities due to the danger of German air attacks. Most evacuees were children; many were sent to the countryside but some were sent to Canada, America, Australia, New Zealand

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Sheelagh Mawe30 Sep 2014$12.99

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Reynolds Remembers: 20 Years with the Sacramento Kings by Jerry Reynolds
Reynolds Remembers: 20 Years with the Sacramento Kings

Jerry Reynolds is an icon as the man behind the Sacramento Kings. As we are taken through his career, he captures the ups, downs, and evolution of the team he has been a part of from the very beginning.
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Who Said It Would Be Easy? One Woman's Life in the Political Arena by Elizabeth Holtzman
Who Said It Would Be Easy? One Woman's Life in the Political Arena

A tour through America's changing political climate is seen through the career of former U.S. congresswoman Elizabeth Holtzman, the youngest woman ever to be elected to Congress, and shares her personal experiences and theories about modern government
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The Secret Lives of Somerset Maugham: A Biography by Selina Hastings
The Secret Lives of Somerset Maugham: A Biography

He was a brilliant teller of tales, one of the most widely read authors of the twentieth century, and at one time the most famous writer in the world, yet W. Somerset Maugham's own true story has never been fully told. At last, the truth is revealed in
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Selina Hastings30 Sep 2014$17.95

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Mother Teresa's Current Calling in Heaven: The Saint of the Gutters Delivers Her Experiences of God, Heaven, and Our Mission by Ryuho Okawa
Mother Teresa's Current Calling in Heaven: The Saint of the Gutters Delivers Her Experiences of God, Heaven, and Our Mission

Since 2010, Master Ryuho Okawa has published over two hundred spiritual messages, in Japanese, from the spirits of historical men and women and the guardian spirits of today's living figures. With this Spiritual Interview Series, Master Okawa is now making
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Pietro's Book: The Story of a Tuscan Peasant by Pietro Pinti
Pietro's Book: The Story of a Tuscan Peasant

Pietro Pinti, born as he says 'in the Middle Ages,' worked the land with hoe and plow from his earliest youth. Growing up under Mussolini's Fascist regime on a farm near Florence, he and his family lived under conditions of extreme poverty, as sharecroppers
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Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause by Heath Hardage Lee
Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause

Varina Anne ôWinnieö Davis was born into a war-torn South in June of 1864, the youngest daughter of Confederate President Jefferson Davis and his second wife, Varina Howell Davis. Born only a month after the death of beloved Confederate hero General

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Heath Hardage Lee30 Sep 2014$29.95

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Brian Cardinal: Citizen Pain by Fred Kroner
Brian Cardinal: Citizen Pain

Before he became a fan favorite in West Lafayette, Ind., before there was a contest to give him a nick-name, Brian Cardinal questioned whether he could make the transition to big-time collegiate basketball from a small-town community of 2,600. The Tolono,
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Fred Kroner30 Sep 2014$6.95

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Life to the Limit by Bev Brock
Life to the Limit

After enduring more than her fair share of ups and downs - including the heartbreaking public seperation from racing-car legend Peter Brock, and the messy legal battle that left her broke - Bev continues to celebrate life with inimitable wit, warmth, honesty
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Beyond the Last Dragon: A life of Edwin Morgan by James McGonigal
Beyond the Last Dragon: A life of Edwin Morgan

Edwin Morgan's restless imagination moved easily between multiple worlds, voices and identities. His own life story, told here for the first time, also treveals a range of identities - as academic, cultural activist, radical writer, international traveller,
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James McGonigal30 Sep 2014$18.94

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Given Time: Living Our Last Months Together by Helen Park Bigelow
Given Time: Living Our Last Months Together

Relishing the last year together, through heartbreak and chemo Above all, this is a love story. Two strong, artistic people face the kind of diagnosis nobody wants. With searing effect, this memoir shows the full dimensions of terminal illness interspersed
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The Life and Times of Revolving Ron: Anecdotes of a not so modern Revenue Man by Richard J. West
The Life and Times of Revolving Ron: Anecdotes of a not so modern Revenue Man

The adventures of a young customs officer who leaves his close knit community to find himself in an alien world of smuggling and international intrigue. The book details his adventures on his journey, in the 1960´s , from a "wet behind the ears" rookie,
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All Roads Lead to Jerusalem by Jenny Lynn Jones
All Roads Lead to Jerusalem

When Jenny Jones and her three children move from their Washington home to that of Jenny's in-laws in the West Bank, the village of Safa seems like a haven. Sheltered from much of the area's troubles, Jenny considers the village to be the ideal place
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Kayak Across The Atlantic by Peter Bray
Kayak Across The Atlantic

First hand account of a single-handed crossing of the Atlantic in a kayak
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Autobiography of St. Teresa of Avila by St. Teresa of Avila
Autobiography of St. Teresa of Avila

In this classic of Christian mysticism, a Carmelite nun describes her struggles and ultimate union with God. St. Teresa recounts her childhood, spiritual crises, and embrace of the contemplative life.
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The House of Black and White: My Life with and Search for Louise Johnson Morris by David Sherer
The House of Black and White: My Life with and Search for Louise Johnson Morris

Synopsis:

The House of Black and White: My Life with and Search for Louise Johnson Morris is the memoir of a white boy who was so strongly influenced by a black woman - the family maid - that he begins searching for her three decades after she went






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David Sherer30 Sep 2014$9.99

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Flying Duchesses: A Pilot's Adventures with His Historic Plane by Patricia Christine McCuaig
Flying Duchesses: A Pilot's Adventures with His Historic Plane

"Your Grace, will you please lift up the left wing," Capt. Ken McCuaig said to the Duchess of Westminster who was at the controls of her family's plane, a Grumman Goose. Ken was a Canadian who, during the winter of 1964-65 was the first personal pilot
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Patricia Christine McCuaig30 Sep 2014$4.99

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My China Mystery by Marion Andrews
My China Mystery

Frank and Ella White's passion was to touch the people of China. They met while working for the China Inland Mission in the nineteen forties, seeking to take the Gospel to a culture steeped in idol worship. But their work was cut short and they were forced
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Marion Andrews30 Sep 2014$9.99

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The Darwin Effect by Dr. Jerry Bergman
The Darwin Effect

A doctor in the Auschwitz camp, Dr. Miklos Nyiszli, wrote that Nazi doctors hoped studying twins would solve the problem of faster reproduction of superior races by advancing "one step in the search to unlock the secret of multiplying the race of superior
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Dr. Jerry Bergman30 Sep 2014$9.99

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Mark Twain: A Christian Response to His Battle With God by Ray Comfort
Mark Twain: A Christian Response to His Battle With God

A long-hidden manuscript by a man filled with disappointment and anger; discover the truth about this beloved author's embittered battle with God!
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Ray Comfort30 Sep 2014$9.99

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Six Year Voyage by Maurice Tudor
Six Year Voyage

SIX YEAR VOYAGE - ONE MAN'S TALE OF ENDURANCE IN THE MERCHANT NAVY. VIOLENCE IS as prevalent in everyday life today as it ever was hundreds of years ago, and it will never cease to blight the lives of humans and animals. Maurice Tudor's life has been violent
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Like A Lily Among Thorns: Colonial African Village Child Transitions To Post-Colonial Modernity, And America by Inno Chukuma Onwueme
Like A Lily Among Thorns: Colonial African Village Child Transitions To Post-Colonial Modernity, And America

Imagine yourself having one foot planted on one continent while the other foot is on another continent. A huge transformational step, isn't it? That's precisely what Inno Onwueme's early-life story does. One foot is planted firmly in the traditional African
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Our Awesome Journey: Our Love Story by Albert Anderson & Aimee Anderson
Our Awesome Journey: Our Love Story

"Words do not seem adequate to describe my parents, Albert and Aimee Anderson. You will love reading about my Dad and Mom's memories. I am so glad that Dad started writing before he became bedridden. You will be blessed beyond words as you read this book."
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Arrived at Last: An Immigrant Narrative by Gert Niers
Arrived at Last: An Immigrant Narrative

After many years of publishing journalistic and scholarly articles, Gert Niers decided to break away from this format and to apply to his writing a more personal style suitable for autobiography and memoirs. Arrived at Last is the story of his life in
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From The Feet Up by Tanya Saad
From The Feet Up

Tanya Saad's life wasn't perfect but it wasn't far off. Happily occupied with a demanding job, the competitive cycling she loved and the support of her irrepressible family, she wasn't given to introspection. Then the thunderbolt hit. At the age of 30

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That Man Is My Son by Therese Arista
That Man Is My Son

This is not a story of a horrendous crime, nor a totally innocent person convicted. It is the true story, with the names changed, of a mother's journey with her son. Through mental illness, drug addictions, and the judicial system. About the author - Therese
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Amazing Debi: My Secret Before and After Brain Surgery for Epilepsy by Debi Harmon Ference
Amazing Debi: My Secret Before and After Brain Surgery for Epilepsy

Her book tells about how she refused to give up and how she fought for everything; her life, her education, her family and her job. She refused to ever give up. She never let Epilepsy stop her. She said I have epilepsy I am not an epileptic. Today she
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Female Force: Women of the Eighties by Steve Stone & C. W. Cooke
Female Force: Women of the Eighties

You know their songs, now read their stories. Madonna, Cher, Kylie Minogue, Olivia Newton-John, and Whitney Houston dominated the pop charts during the era daring age of excess, Reagonimcs, the Fall of the Berlin Wall, and the birth of the internet, proving
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Female Force: Sheryl Sandberg by Michael L. Frizell
Female Force: Sheryl Sandberg

Sheryl Sandberg's book, Lean In, works to inform professional women how to be more successful in their professional lives while leading fulfilling, personal ones. The story behind the American businesswoman (the Chief Operating Officer of Facebook), her
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Michael L. Frizell29 Sep 2014$3.99

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Delusions of Grandeur by Charles Kimber
Delusions of Grandeur

Three Kimber Generations & The British Empire Charles Kimber was an interesting character - an Eton and Balliol educated baronet, socialist, historian, market gardener, pig farmer, publican, and rally driver - with friends of all ages from all over the
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Resident On Call: A Doctor's Reflections on His First Years at Mass General by Scott A. Rivkees
Resident On Call: A Doctor's Reflections on His First Years at Mass General

In turn heartbreaking, irreverent, moving—and at times raucously humorous—one of the nation's leading pediatric researchers recounts his first years as a newly minted, stuggling, and insecure doctor at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.

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Darwin's Apprentice: An Archaeological Biography of John Lubbock by Janet Owen
Darwin's Apprentice: An Archaeological Biography of John Lubbock

Darwin's Apprentice is a unique book telling the story of an important yet often forgotten Darwinist, Sir John Lubbock, through the eyes of his archaeological and ethnographic collection. Both man and collection were witness to an extraordinary moment
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Catch me if you can...: a story of alien abductions and culprit plunder by Thought Continuum
Catch me if you can...: a story of alien abductions and culprit plunder

i could feel pulses ofenergies emanating fromthe light ... tutoring my being ...
coercing measure for measuremy breath and beat for beat my heart ...
a corporeal bypasskeeping kilter of my anatomyagainst the siege of my endocrine system ...
preventing
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Shoot to Win: Tips, Tactics, and Techniques to Help You Shoot Like a Pro by Chris Cheng
Shoot to Win: Tips, Tactics, and Techniques to Help You Shoot Like a Pro

Chris Cheng won the title of “Top Shot," a $100,000 cash prize, and a professional marksman contract with the show sponsor, Bass Pro Shops. How did a tech support guy who didn't shoot a lot of guns beat out seventeen other competitors—including
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A Sniper's Conflict: An Elite Sharpshooter's Thrilling Account of Hunting Insurgents in Afghanistan and Iraq by Monty B
A Sniper's Conflict: An Elite Sharpshooter's Thrilling Account of Hunting Insurgents in Afghanistan and Iraq

"I could make out the head and shoulders of the insurgent as he was firing in the prone position. I aimed for the centre area . . . emoved the safety catch and held that point of aim. Then I slowly and deliberately operated my trigger squeezing it gently
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#2Sides: My Autobiography by Rio Ferdinand
#2Sides: My Autobiography

Rio Ferdinand is one of the finest footballers of his generation – a Champions League and Premier League-winning centre back who began life as an ambitious kid on the council estates of south-east London only to grow into one of the game's greatest
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Big Jock: The Real Jock Wallace by David Leggat
Big Jock: The Real Jock Wallace

Jock Wallace wasn't just one of Scotland's outstanding football managers – he was a legend. A larger-than-life character, a giant of a man and a real-life hero, Wallace lived an extraordinary life. Though only an average goalkeeper who never made
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David Leggat29 Sep 2014$7.28

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Lydia Thompson: Queen of Burlesque: Queen of Burlesque by Kurt Ganzl
Lydia Thompson: Queen of Burlesque: Queen of Burlesque

First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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African American Community Practice Models: Historical and Contemporary Responses by Iris Carlton-Laney & N. Yolanda Burwell
African American Community Practice Models: Historical and Contemporary Responses

African American Community Practice Models shows you what you can "see" and "learn" when people of African American descent are put in the center of community analysis and change. This text celebrates African American experiences and challenges you to



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Who's Feckin' Who in Irish History by Colin Murphy & Brendan O'Reilly
Who's Feckin' Who in Irish History

Did an Irish monk discover America? Which rebel died of having a feckin' tooth pulled? And who in the name of Jaysus was responsible for the Pledge? If you've ever wondered how much of our rabble-rousing history is true, and how much a load of wojus oul'

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Seize the Day by Mike Read
Seize the Day

A fascinating romp through the life of a broadcasting legend, Mike Read's autobiography offers an exciting insight into his three decades in showbiz. From ventures in radio, television and music, to tales of sport, romance and the royals, Mike writes with
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Finding Dad: From "Love Child" to Daughter by Kara Sundlun
Finding Dad: From "Love Child" to Daughter

73-year-old, war-hero-business tycoon-politician and a Midwestern high school girl survive the scrutiny of spotlights, and build a loving father-daughter relationship.
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Tibetan Lives: Three Himalayan Autobiographies by Peter Richardus
Tibetan Lives: Three Himalayan Autobiographies

In the early years of the 20th century, control over Tibet was contested by three major empires: those of China, Russia and Britain. The imperial powers and those who came in their wake - missionaries, scholars, traders and soldiers - employed local staff

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As I Knew Him: My Dad, Rod Serling by Anne Serling
As I Knew Him: My Dad, Rod Serling

"A haunting and beautifully written memoir about the creator of The Twilight Zone." --Robert Redford

"Beautifully written. . .I laughed and I cried. I plan to read it again once I catch my breath." --Carol Burnett

In this intimate, lyrical memoir about

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The Lynching of Peter Wheeler by Debra Komar
The Lynching of Peter Wheeler

At 2:21 am on September 8, 1896, authorities in Nova Scotia killed an innocent man. Peter Wheeler - a "coloured" man accused of murdering a white girl - was strung up under a porch with a slipknot noose. The hanging was state-sanctioned but it was a lynching
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Debra Komar28 Sep 2014$19.95

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The Sweetness of Life: An Exploration of Life, Death, and Self-Discovery by Jamie Zunick
The Sweetness of Life: An Exploration of Life, Death, and Self-Discovery

Wrongfully misdiagnosed with a mental disability as a child, Jamie Zunick finds her only solace in endlessly wandering though a remarkable world. While searching for a home, a place to belong, Jamie, a self-determined seeker and explorer, suddenly finds
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My Husband's a Woman Now: A Shared Journey of Transition and Love by Leslie Hilburn Fabian
My Husband's a Woman Now: A Shared Journey of Transition and Love

Nothing is more certain in life than change, and this change is bigger than most. In 2009, Leslie Fabian's husband, David-an orthopedic surgeon who'd been privately cross-dressing for most of his life-realized that brief forays into the world as Deborah
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A Monument to Deceit: Sam Adams and the Vietnam Intelligence Wars by C. Michael Hiam
A Monument to Deceit: Sam Adams and the Vietnam Intelligence Wars

A timely story of whistleblowing in wartime
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Victura: The Kennedys, a Sailboat, and the Sea by James W. Graham
Victura: The Kennedys, a Sailboat, and the Sea

How one small sailboat taught the Kennedys about life, family, leadership, and winning
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Reckless: The Life and Times of Luis Ocana by Alasdair Fotheringham
Reckless: The Life and Times of Luis Ocana

Luis Oca�a seemed doomed to live in the shadow of cycling's greatest ever rider, Eddy Merckx � 'The Cannibal'. Their rivalry defined Oca�a's entire career, yet he was the one rider capable of beating the all-conquering Merckx in his prime. After
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Home Sweet Anywhere: How We Sold Our House, Created a New Life, and Saw the World by Lynne Martin
Home Sweet Anywhere: How We Sold Our House, Created a New Life, and Saw the World

"Nearly every page has some crack piece of travel wisdom ... an accessible, inspiring journey." -Kirkus

The Sell-Your-House, See-the-World Life!

Reunited after thirty-five years and wrestling a serious case of wanderlust, Lynne and Tim Martin decided

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Kepler by Max Caspar
Kepler

Definitive biography covers Kepler's scientific accomplishments — laws of planetary motion, work with calculus, optics, more — plus public and personal life, more. Introduction and Notes by Owen Gingerich.
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The Illusion of "Me": Rediscovering My Identity With the Rest of the World by Bo Karma
The Illusion of "Me": Rediscovering My Identity With the Rest of the World

How much we believe that we can change and how much we can actually change, isn't as much related to our character and attitude towards life as it is connected to the environment surrounding us and the type of people we meet. After traveling around the
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Errol Flynn: Gentleman Hellraiser by David Bret
Errol Flynn: Gentleman Hellraiser

With his stunning looks and swashbuckling onscreen panache Errol Flynn was by all appearances the quintessential movie star who had it all. But Flynn's manicured Hollywood persona did little to hide his insatiable appetites off-screen - the binge drinking,
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David Bret28 Sep 2014$8.99

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Giving the Finger: Risking It All to Fish the World's Deadliest Sea by Scott Campbell & Jim Ruland
Giving the Finger: Risking It All to Fish the World's Deadliest Sea

Part documentary, part reality-television, the story of the Deadliest Catch's Alaskan crab fishermen risking their lives in the Bering Sea to make a buck and feed their families has captivated the world. Giving the Finger follows the life of the spirited

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Painted Smile by Jane Ellis
Painted Smile

GRAPHIC DESCRIPTION OF AN ABUSIVE AND CONTROLLING MAN AND THE EFFECT SHORT AND LONG TERM IT HAS HAD ON A WOMAN WHO THOUGHT SHE HAD MET THE "PERFECT" MAN.
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Jane Ellis28 Sep 2014$3.99

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The Pilgrim of KingdomeCome XTO by John S. Bohne
The Pilgrim of KingdomeCome XTO

All of the author's books are determined to be the world's most unusual ever written. Satori is searched for in them. Proof is between the covers of each book. This is the fifth book, and perhaps the most revealing in insights and concepts. The writer
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John S. Bohne28 Sep 2014$3.99

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The Color of Rain: How Two Families Found Faith, Hope, and Love in the Midst of Tragedy by Michael Spehn & Gina Kell Spehn
The Color of Rain: How Two Families Found Faith, Hope, and Love in the Midst of Tragedy

When two childhood friends die of cancer six weeks apart, the shared experience of loss brings their grieving spouses together. Told from alternating points of view, this remarkable real-life Brady Bunch story is about what it means to endure the unthinkable---and
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God and Football: Faith and Fanaticism in the SEC by Chad Gibbs
God and Football: Faith and Fanaticism in the SEC

A die-hard football fan since childhood, Chad Gibbs travels to the twelve Southeastern conference schools during game day weekend in order to discover if football fanaticism in the South qualifies as idol worship.
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Emperor Haile Selassie by Bereket Habte Selassie
Emperor Haile Selassie

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Victimized with a Testimony by Trenton Bowens
Victimized with a Testimony

"Victimized with a Testimony" is not a book that's going to tell you about a life story - It is a life lesson. Hoping to reach and connect with young people going through "Stuff", It's a testimony of what a young person has overcome, and it is a lesson

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Trenton Bowens27 Sep 2014$5.00

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The Flower That Stood Alone - Memoirs by Debbie Pearson
The Flower That Stood Alone - Memoirs

In The Flower That Stood Alone, Debbie Pearson shares her heart-wrenching and inspiring story of surviving sexual assault and rape, shame and self-loathing, poverty, drug abuse, and loneliness―tragic circumstances stemming from a lifetime of parental
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Lelicleidy by Dixie L. Marroquin
Lelicleidy

This is a story about a girl who did not ask questions about the war that her country was experiencing and did not ask questions about her parent's separation; but who found answers and comfort in her church community.
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Surviving The Dark Side Of Life by Lindelani Emmanuel Rakhunwana
Surviving The Dark Side Of Life

"Our worst enemies are those we least suspect, ourselves". That was the statement said by one of the world wisest man that ever lived (Ivan Panin) .I can now safely says that I agree with him. They say "prevention is better than cure". That is true but
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Lindelani Emmanuel Rakhunwana27 Sep 2014$3.99

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Red Devils: Or Emilia, My Mother from Ukraine by Anatoly (Tony) Kandiew
Red Devils: Or Emilia, My Mother from Ukraine

This story was meant to be a near autobiography of a young boy, from age five to twelve, during a horrible period of our time-World War II and the direct aftermath. The events in the book were witnessed by me or are firsthand accounts of one form or another.
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To Hurt and To Hold - The Start of a Woman's Journey To Self-Discovery by Norma O. Hines
To Hurt and To Hold - The Start of a Woman's Journey To Self-Discovery

As Sylvia Longmore reflects on her years of suffering in an abusive, troubled relationship, she slowly comes to realize that her inappropriately chosen husband could not have carried out such sustained perversions if she had not enabled him. The story,
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Peppi from a Dead End - Breaking Barriers by J. J. Jabczynski
Peppi from a Dead End - Breaking Barriers

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I was surrounded by all seven, and each lashed me with a leather rein. In pain, I managed to run away across the fields, into a slightly elevated area. A German family washed my bleeding feet, bandaged the wounds, offered scramble eggs mixed with

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An Unexpected MP: Confessions of a Political Gossip by Jerry Hayes
An Unexpected MP: Confessions of a Political Gossip

‘Some people enter politics because they want to make the world a better place. Then there are those with welldeserved inferiority complexes who want status, power and position. Few believe me, but I entered the House of Commons purely by accident.'
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Jerry Hayes27 Sep 2014$21.88

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Doris Day: A Reluctant Star by David Bret
Doris Day: A Reluctant Star

With her bobbed, blonde hair and flashing smile, Doris Day was portrayed as the girl next door - a virginal girl that you could take home to your parents. In real life, she was not quite the happy-go-lucky blonde with the bubbly personality promoted by
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David Bret27 Sep 2014$8.99

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Once a Cop, Always a Cop: Why Me? by Lawrence LaRose
Once a Cop, Always a Cop: Why Me?

Shattering the glass ceiling in revealing new things, new innovations, and recreating a world globe, calendars, and the most accurate magnetic compass ever.
Most people are unaware of what's going on around them, but a few will envision or maybe discern

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Lawrence LaRose27 Sep 2014$3.99

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The C List: Chemotherapy, Clinics and Cupcakes . . . How I Survived Colon Cancer by Rachel Bown
The C List: Chemotherapy, Clinics and Cupcakes . . . How I Survived Colon Cancer

"This is not a 'misery memoir'. Neither is it an, 'I've got cancer and it's the best thing that's ever happened to me' book. It is about the daft and sometimes funny things that happen to people living with cancer and useful tips for making the best of

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Three Minus One: Stories of Parents' Love and Loss by Sean Hanish
Three Minus One: Stories of Parents' Love and Loss

Three Minus One: Parents' Stories of Love and Loss is a collection of intimate, soul-baring stories and artwork by parents who have lost a child to stillbirth, miscarriage, or neonatal death, inspired by the film Return to Zero. The loss of a child is
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Sean Hanish27 Sep 2014$9.95

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Retirement Living In Florida: His Heaven My Hell by Rosemarie De Gennaro
Retirement Living In Florida: His Heaven My Hell

Retirement in Florida is a dream for many but not for this New Yorker. With much humor, Rosemarie De Gennaro explains her attempts, and ultimate failures, to adjust to southern living and her hopes to return to her family and life back home on Long Island.
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Hither And Thither by Maryvonne May
Hither And Thither

A selection of poems written between 1968 and 2014.

They each describe places that Maryvonne visited or worked in; family and friends; political/ecological issues and chidhood memories.

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The Infantry Adventures of Sgt William G. Altenhofen by Sgt William G. Altenhofen
The Infantry Adventures of Sgt William G. Altenhofen

When I was assigned an infantry MOS, in spite of having a profile, I first thought about what the Psychiatryst had told me. He said I lost my temper very fast and it was uncontrolable. My first reaction was to get very angry, my mind seemed to blow up,
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Scribe: My Life in Sports by Bob Ryan
Scribe: My Life in Sports

Ever since he joined the sports department of the Boston Globe in 1968, sports enthusiasts have been blessed with the writing and reporting of Bob Ryan. Tony Kornheiser calls him the �quintessential American sportswriter.� For the past twenty-five
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Young Homeless Professional by Kenny Peavy
Young Homeless Professional

Where is home? And how do we find it? During the summer of 2000, Kenny wanders about seeking answers to these fundamental questions while sleeping homeless in forests at night and working as a professional naturalist during the daylight hours. Along the
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Gods Generals: The Missionaries by Roberts Liardon
Gods Generals: The Missionaries

In his fifth God's Generals volume, Roberts Liardon chronicles some of the great evangelists who risked their lives to take the gospel message to strange and unknown cultures around the world, including...

Nikolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf; the Austrian

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Julian Hawthorne: The Life of a Prodigal Son by Gary Scharnhorst
Julian Hawthorne: The Life of a Prodigal Son

The complicated life and profligate career of Nathaniel Hawthorne's only son, Julian
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The Crusades of Cesar Chavez: A Biography by Miriam Pawel
The Crusades of Cesar Chavez: A Biography

Cesar Chavez founded a labor union, launched a movement, and inspired a generation. He rose from migrant worker to national icon, becoming one of the great charismatic leaders of the 20th century. Two decades after his death, Chavez remains the most significant
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Closer to the Ground: An outdoor family's year on the water, in the woods and at the table by Dylan Tomine
Closer to the Ground: An outdoor family's year on the water, in the woods and at the table

Closer to the Ground is the deeply personal story of a father learning to share his love of nature with his children, not through the indoor lens of words or pictures, but directly, palpably, by exploring the natural world as they forage, cook and eat
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Paddling North by Audrey Sutherland
Paddling North

In a tale remarkable for its quiet confidence and acute natural observation, the author of Paddling Hawaii begins with her decision, at age 60, to undertake a solo, summer-long voyage along the southeast coast of Alaska in an inflatable kayak. Paddling
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Lash Masters by Louise Prunty
Lash Masters

Lash Masters is the first of its kind book. Bringing together some of the best Lash Masters in the beauty industry. Ranging from expert therapists and training providers to product manufacturers. Learn how these experts got started in the industry, their
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Louise Prunty26 Sep 2014$3.99

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Seven Letters from Paris: A Memoir by Samantha Vérant
Seven Letters from Paris: A Memoir

Twenty years, seven letters, and one long-lost love of a lifetime

At age 40, Samantha Verant's life is falling apart-she's jobless, in debt, and feeling stuck... until she stumbles upon seven old love letters from Jean-Luc, the sexy Frenchman she'd

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American Soldier At 13 Yrs Old WWII by James R. Clark
American Soldier At 13 Yrs Old WWII

I was 13 years old and clearly remember World War II in 1943 and patriotism was at its' highest. Young men 18 years old and men up to 40 years old were being drafted into the military service. I was tall for my age at 13. I went to the draft board and

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Loving Allie: Transforming the Journey of Loss by Dayle E. Spencer
Loving Allie: Transforming the Journey of Loss

A TRANSFORMATIONAL LOOK AT LOSS

For some, the death of a child is a crippling loss. After Mark Twain's daughter, Susan, died at age twenty four, he famously said, "It is one of the mysteries of our nature, that a man, all unprepared, can receive a thunder-stroke

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A Garrulous Tramp - Harri's on Tour by Carl H. Harrison
A Garrulous Tramp - Harri's on Tour

After a career in Canadian banking Carl decided to retire early from gainful employment. He wanted to travel down the roads he had day-dreamed of during his working years. So off he went to achieve fulfilment of those travelling desires. A Garrulous Tramp
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I Am Tina - A recorded and transcribed journal - journal five by Tina Journey
I Am Tina - A recorded and transcribed journal - journal five

This is a journal created from recordings transcribed of the journey Tina went through to find healing from a lifetime of abuse. Tina started seeing a therapist immediately after leaving an abusive relationship to gain an understanding to why she kept
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Giggsy: The Biography of Ryan Giggs by Frank Worrall
Giggsy: The Biography of Ryan Giggs

The story of the most decorated player in English soccer history, with 11 Premier League titles, two Champions League victories, and four FA Cup winner's medals to his name Giggs is an astonishing player with an unparalleled career, and here is his
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Frank Worrall26 Sep 2014$8.99

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George Cole¿My Autobiography: The World Was My Lobster by George Cole & Brian Hawkins
George Cole¿My Autobiography: The World Was My Lobster

Telling the story of George Cole's more than 70 years in the acting profession, this autobiography begins with his walk-on part at the age of 14 in the stage musical The White Horse Inn in 1939. His career continues today having played such roles as

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Gardens of Fire: An investigative memoir by Robert Kenny
Gardens of Fire: An investigative memoir

The Black Saturday bushfires of 7 February 2009 were the most catastrophic in Australia's history. One hundred and seventy three people lost their lives and over two thousand homes were destroyed. Award winning historian and writer Robert Kenny had a sound
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Love and Courage: A Memoir by Philip Coogan
Love and Courage: A Memoir

Synopsis:

Philip Coogan tells his remarkable life story with moving honesty, describing his triumph over tragedy. Born with Northern Ireland connections in Manchester, England, his grandfather fell victim to anti-British Army feeling in the South after







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Men Can Wear Dresses Too by Catie Maye
Men Can Wear Dresses Too

Catie stood in front of the full length mirror. It was Friday night. The one night a month that she could dress up and go out dancing but, nothing was going right. Catie sighed and began to fiddle with the new Karen Millen, black and white geometric patterned
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Catie Maye26 Sep 2014$3.99

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Jewel's Journey by Jewel Marie McDonald
Jewel's Journey

This is an autobiography written by Jewel Marie McDonald. The words on these pages have brought about healing as they have put together the patchwork pieces of her quilt. The author has presented this accurate historical perspective that she lived daily.
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Jewel Marie McDonald26 Sep 2014$3.99

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Facing the Challenges of Life by Dr. Irvin Lloyd Francis
Facing the Challenges of Life

?Facing The Challenges of Life? entails the challenges encountered by a man born in the countryside of Jamaica who was brought up by his grandparents. He lost his grandfather at the age of seventeen. His grandmother had no income, so he worked to support
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Dr. Irvin Lloyd Francis26 Sep 2014$3.99

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THINGS I HAVE PUT BEHIND: Some Things I Remember by Jean Rowe Evans
THINGS I HAVE PUT BEHIND: Some Things I Remember

"I am a bold and beautiful Caribbean girl born in Montego Bay Jamaica West Indies. I left Jamaica after experiencing some tough times and came to the United States. The difficult years of my youth and as a young adult just made me more determined to succeed.

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Jean Rowe Evans26 Sep 2014$3.99

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Having Fun with God: A Book Report for Miss. Winfrey by Martika Whylly
Having Fun with God: A Book Report for Miss. Winfrey

More than anything Martika Whylly wanted to know God. And being born into the Catholic faith is where she was introduced to God and learned how to pray. Growing up in a loving family, her single mother remarried an abusive man. When Martika prayed to God
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Martika Whylly26 Sep 2014$3.99

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The Dark Side of Nursing by Ingrid Teresa Pryde
The Dark Side of Nursing

Stories about bullying seem to be in the news every day. Sadly, these stories often follow a tragic event, and they usually involve children and teens. But bullying is not just a childhood phenomenon; reports of bullying in the workplace, among adults,

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Ingrid Teresa Pryde26 Sep 2014$3.99

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A Journey through Governance: A Public Servant's Experience Under Six Presidents by William A. Morrill
A Journey through Governance: A Public Servant's Experience Under Six Presidents

A Journey through Governance: A Public Servant's Experience under Six Presidents is a memoir revealing how the United States government works behind closed doors, through the eyes of a public servant who spent nearly twenty-five years in the midst of it.
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William A. Morrill26 Sep 2014$19.99

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Group f.64: Edward Weston, Ansel Adams, Imogen Cunningham, and the Community of Artists Who Revolutionized American Photography by Mary Street Alinder
Group f.64: Edward Weston, Ansel Adams, Imogen Cunningham, and the Community of Artists Who Revolutionized American Photography

Group f.64 is perhaps the most famous movement in the history of photography, counting among its members Ansel Adams, Imogen Cunningham, Dorothea Lange, Willard Van Dyke, and Edward Weston. Revolutionary in their day, Group f.64 was one of the first
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Mary Street Alinder26 Sep 2014$24.99

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Puller Chronicles Volume 1 by Meriwether Ball
Puller Chronicles Volume 1

Puller Chronicles is the first volume of Meriwether Ball's book series. She reveals the heroic ancestral faith - and the mysteries and secrets within the life and family of Lt.

Gen Lewis B. Puller - the greatest U.S. Marine who ever lived. Meriwether

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Meriwether Ball26 Sep 2014$8.99

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Chosen From Birth by Vera Simpson Gaines & Bonnie Davis
Chosen From Birth

This story is the most heart wrenching story I have ever heard. I am in awe of Bonnie Davis and her resolve. I would not have been able to survive such an ordeal. Bonnie felt the hand of God on her from a very early age and He gave her the strength she
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Looking for the Big B: Bollywood, Bachchan and Me by Jessica Hines
Looking for the Big B: Bollywood, Bachchan and Me

In search of a one-man industry, a phenomenon, an urban demi-god and a national icon
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Jessica Hines26 Sep 2014$11.99

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I Know You Are Going to be Happy: A Story of Love and Betrayal by Rupert Christiansen
I Know You Are Going to be Happy: A Story of Love and Betrayal

A young man pushed forward by family expectations, a young woman pulled back ... A wedding at a fashionable London church in 1948 between two brilliant journalists, deeply in love – the ambitious and sophisticated son of a famous Fleet Street editor,
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Rupert Christiansen25 Sep 2014$8.74

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Quiet Sheba: Volume 1 by Elizabeth Clayton
Quiet Sheba: Volume 1

When a fire burns into its ashes, only the fragrance of it is still left, together with the images of its passion, biding in smoke, billowing up, and into the away. Events do occur in our physical and emotional worlds, and these are, oftentimes, worthy
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Elizabeth Clayton25 Sep 2014$3.99

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Healthcare Hell and Revelations of a Compelled Black Woman by JB WinSi
Healthcare Hell and Revelations of a Compelled Black Woman

JB WinSi's life has been filled with love and loss, joy and sorrow, vitality and sickness, and triumph and challenge. In fact, she has so many stories to tell, she couldn't choose just one.

That's why she wrote two.

Healthcare Hell invites readers

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JB WinSi25 Sep 2014$3.99

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Mayor for a New America by Thomas M. Menino
Mayor for a New America

A revealing memoir by Boston's beloved five-term mayor, explaining the power behind Boston's success and lessons for the Washington power brokers.
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Tales from the VIP Room by Makaila Renee
Tales from the VIP Room

Are you ready for what goes on in the V.I.P room? Come explore your wildest erotic fantasies with former stripper Makaila Renee, as she bares all, revealing what really happens in the VIP room in a firsthand account. Tales From the VIP Room, gives readers
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Makaila Renee25 Sep 2014$10.99

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Life Betweeen the Lines by John Izbicki
Life Betweeen the Lines

John Izbicki has an exciting story to tell. Berlin-born, he lived through the horrors of Nazi persecution and, on the day after his eighth birthday, he witnessed the Kristallnacht, and the smashing of his parents' shop windows. On the day Germany invaded
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John Izbicki25 Sep 2014$7.28

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Megrahi: You Are My Jury: The Lockerbie Evidence by John Ashton
Megrahi: You Are My Jury: The Lockerbie Evidence

• Megrahi himself speaks for the first time in a powerful defence of his innocence • New evidence, never before published, destroys the prosecution case • Huge public interest in this case which has had a dramatic impact on international
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John Ashton25 Sep 2014$8.44

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Margaret Fuller: A New American Life by Megan Marshall
Margaret Fuller: A New American Life

The award-winning author of The Peabody Sisters takes a fresh look at the trailblazing life of a great American heroine—Thoreau's first editor, Emerson's close friend, first female war correspondent, passionate advocate of personal and political
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Megan Marshall25 Sep 2014$16.95

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Father's Day: A Journey into the Mind and Heart of My Extraordinary Son by Buzz Bissinger
Father's Day: A Journey into the Mind and Heart of My Extraordinary Son

The best-selling author of Friday Night Lights and 3 Nights in August journeys across country and into the psyche of his son and traveling companion, where he finds not only the remarkable skills and debilities known as savantism, but a host of qualities

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The Tigress of Forli: Renaissance Italy's Most Courageous and Notorious Countess, Caterina Riario Sforza de' Medici by Elizabeth Lev
The Tigress of Forli: Renaissance Italy's Most Courageous and Notorious Countess, Caterina Riario Sforza de' Medici

A Rome-based American historian tells the extraordinary story of Caterina Sforza, perhaps the most prominent woman of Renaissance Italy, who was a wife, a mother, a leader, and a warrior with the courage to battle a Borgia pope, the charm to beguile a

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Elizabeth Lev25 Sep 2014$14.95

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Feeding on Dreams: Confessions of an Unrepentant Exile by Ariel Dorfman
Feeding on Dreams: Confessions of an Unrepentant Exile

Acclaimed author and human-rights activist Ariel Dorfman delivers a memoir excavating, for the first time, his profound and provocative journey through revolution and exile.

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Ariel Dorfman25 Sep 2014$14.95

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When We Were the Kennedys: A Memoir from Mexico, Maine by Monica Wood
When We Were the Kennedys: A Memoir from Mexico, Maine

Monica Wood's moving memoir of the season in 1963 Mexico, Maine, as she, her mother, and her three sisters healed after the loss of their mill-worker father and then the nation's loss of its handsome young Catholic president.

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House of Stone: A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East by Anthony Shadid
House of Stone: A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East

A crowning achievement in the career of revered journalist Anthony Shadid—who died while on assignment in Syria in February 2012—House of Stone tells the story of rebuilding Shadid's ancestral home in Lebanon amid political strife.

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Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis by Timothy Egan
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis

How a lone man's epic obsession led to one of America's greatest cultural treasures: Prize-winning writer Timothy Egan tells the riveting, cinematic story behind the most famous photographs in Native American history — and the driven, brilliant

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Timothy Egan25 Sep 2014$15.99

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Diary of a Stage Mother's Daughter: A Memoir by Melissa Francis
Diary of a Stage Mother's Daughter: A Memoir

The Glass Castle meets The Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother in this dazzlingly honest and provocative family memoir by former child actress and current Fox Business Network anchor Melissa Francis.

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Melissa Francis25 Sep 2014$15.99

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God Save the Kinks: A Biography by Rob Jovanovic
God Save the Kinks: A Biography

In August 1964 The Kinks released their third single. After a little noticed debut and a follow-up that had failed to chart at all, Pye Records were threatening to annul the group's contract. But with its unforgettable distorted guitar riff, 'You Really

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Rob Jovanovic25 Sep 2014$29.99

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The Daily Telegraph Book of the Tour de France by Alasdair Fotheringham
The Daily Telegraph Book of the Tour de France

A man, a bike and the open road. What could be simpler? Certainly not the Tour de France, the annual travelling circus which for more than a century has been the ultimate test of sporting endurance.

There's been pain. There's been joy. There's been death.

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Alasdair Fotheringham25 Sep 2014$19.99

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Gang of Eight: The First Tee by Darby Winterhalter Lofstrand
Gang of Eight: The First Tee

This is the nearly-true story of eight men whose lives intersect through one game -- golf -- and the endurance of their friendships over time and space. Based on true events, this story will resonate with anyone who loves the game of golf, and cherishes
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Darby Winterhalter Lofstrand25 Sep 2014$7.99

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Southern Greats: Lessons Of Love And Life Learned On The Bluff by Howard L. White & Candace J. Semien
Southern Greats: Lessons Of Love And Life Learned On The Bluff

Over the past four years and some 30,000 plus miles traveled for interviews, this book, this story, this start has been with me. No matter how often I put Southern Greats down, I was pulled back to work and bring this story forward. I was pulled back into
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Howard L. White &
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Damned to Fame: the Life of Samuel Beckett by James Knowlson
Damned to Fame: the Life of Samuel Beckett

The authorised biography
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Pippie (eBook): The miraculous story of a little girl's fight for survival against all odds, and faith that conquered all by Anice Kruger & Colleen Naude
Pippie (eBook): The miraculous story of a little girl's fight for survival against all odds, and faith that conquered all

The child who should have died is alive! When Pippie Kruger (2½ years old) sustained third-degree burns to 80% of her body, no doctor thought she would survive. PIPPIE is the miraculous story of a little girl's fight for survival against all odds, and
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Anice Kruger &
Colleen Naude
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White Mask - A Re-Celebration of My First Nation Heritage, A Memoir by Wesley Shennan
White Mask - A Re-Celebration of My First Nation Heritage, A Memoir

Why are so many Natives, First Nations, Indians, Metis, Inuits, Aboriginals, Indigenous People, and Amerindians ashamed of whom they are? Where does this shame come from? Why does it exist today? These questions are the underlying fabric of the memoir
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Wesley Shennan25 Sep 2014$2.99

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One More Day DEAD - Antidepressants, Bipolar Disorder and Life in County Jail by Samuel Richards
One More Day DEAD - Antidepressants, Bipolar Disorder and Life in County Jail

After undergoing surgery for severe back pain, Samuel Richards was put on a cocktail of pain medication and antidepressants. These triggered a mental break and exposed a latent bipolar disorder that caused the previously calm and successful registered
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Samuel Richards25 Sep 2014$5.99

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Singular Intimacies: Becoming a Doctor at Bellevue by Danielle Ofri
Singular Intimacies: Becoming a Doctor at Bellevue

Singular Intimacies is the story of becoming a doctor by immersion at New York's Bellevue Hospital, the oldest public hospital in the country. When Danielle Ofri first enters the doors as a medical student, she is immediately plunged into the teeming
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Danielle Ofri25 Sep 2014$18.00

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Becoming a Londoner: A Diary by David Plante
Becoming a Londoner: A Diary

The first volume of National Book Award finalist David Plante's extraordinary diaries of a life lived among the artistic elite in 1960s London.

�Nikos and I live together as lovers, as everyone knows, and we seem to be accepted because it's known
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David Plante24 Sep 2014$19.99

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Changing Gears: A Pedal-Powered Detour from the Rat Race by Greg Foyster
Changing Gears: A Pedal-Powered Detour from the Rat Race

Greg Foyster quits his job in advertising and decides to live more simply. Looking for inspiration, he and his partner Sophie cycle from Melbourne to Far North Queensland (via Tasmania, naturally) scouting out ideas.
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Greg Foyster24 Sep 2014$11.99

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William Knox: The Life and Thought of an Eighteenth-Century Imperialist by Leland J. Bellot
William Knox: The Life and Thought of an Eighteenth-Century Imperialist

Colonial expert and pamphleteer William Knox has received attention in virtually every major study of the American Revolution, yet this is the first biography of Knox ever written. Knox is best known as undersecretary of state in the American Department
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Leland J. Bellot24 Sep 2014$25.00

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Victoria Ocampo: Against the Wind and the Tide by Doris Meyer
Victoria Ocampo: Against the Wind and the Tide

The "first lady of Argentine letters," Victoria Ocampo is best known as the architect of cultural bridges between the American and European continents and as the founder and director of Sur, an influential South American literary review and publishing
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Doris Meyer24 Sep 2014$30.00

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Rebel Private Front and Rear by William Andrew Fletcher
Rebel Private Front and Rear

Rebel Private Front and Rear is a line soldier's account of the Civil War without heroics. Private Fletcher tells how at Gettysburg he was overcome by a "bad case of cowardly horror" when an order came on the third day to get ready to charge. "I tried
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William Andrew Fletcher24 Sep 2014$19.95

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Did You Ever See a Horse Go By? A Coming Out Memoir by Chuck Radda
Did You Ever See a Horse Go By? A Coming Out Memoir

In Did You Ever See A Horse Go By? new author Frank DeFrancesco invites the reader into his personal tug-of-war and ultimate triumph over the psychological and sociological restraints that immobilized him for half a lifetime. The author uses biographical
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Chuck Radda24 Sep 2014$9.99

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Philip Larkin: Life, Art and Love by James Booth
Philip Larkin: Life, Art and Love

Philip Larkin (1922-1985) is one of the most beloved poets in English. Yet after his death a largely negative image of the man himself took hold; he has been portrayed as a racist, a misogynist and a narcissist. Now Larkin scholar James Booth, for seventeen
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James Booth24 Sep 2014$24.99

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Ada's Algorithm: How Lord Byron's Daughter Ada Lovelace Launched the Digital Age by James Essinger
Ada's Algorithm: How Lord Byron's Daughter Ada Lovelace Launched the Digital Age

The world's first computer programmer and daughter of Lord Byron finally gets credit for her research in this gossipy short biography

Over 150 years after her death, a widely-used scientific computer program was named "Ada," after Ada Lovelace, the only

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James Essinger24 Sep 2014$25.95

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Walking Free: The extraordinary true story of a young man who fled war-torn Iraq, came to Australia as a refugee by boat, spent by Munjed Al Muderis & Patrick Weaver
Walking Free: The extraordinary true story of a young man who fled war-torn Iraq, came to Australia as a refugee by boat, spent

One man's phenomenal tale of escaping a death sentence in Iraq, surviving the Australian Refugee system and becoming a pioneering surgeon at the forefront of Orthopaedic medicine.
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Munjed Al Muderis &
Patrick Weaver
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How I Stopped Being a Jew by Shlomo Sand
How I Stopped Being a Jew

Shlomo Sand was born in 1946, in a displaced person's camp in Austria, to Jewish parents; the family later migrated to Palestine. As a young man, Sand came to question his Jewish identity, even that of a "secular Jew." With this meditative and thoughtful
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Shlomo Sand24 Sep 2014$16.95

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Dog Eat Dog: A story of survival, struggle and triumph by the man who put AC/DC on the world stage by Michael Browning
Dog Eat Dog: A story of survival, struggle and triumph by the man who put AC/DC on the world stage

A fascinating insider's account of the formation and early success of two of the world's greatest bands, AC/DC and INXS from the man who helped them on the road to international stardom.
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Michael Browning24 Sep 2014$25.45

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Childhood of an Idiot by Dom Harvey
Childhood of an Idiot

Dom Harvey, author of the bestselling Bucket List of an Idiot, returns to his childhood in this laugh-out-loud story of life as a kid in 1980s New Zealand.
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Dancing with a Cocaine Cowboy: Love and life with a Colombian drug trafficker by Robyn Windshuttle
Dancing with a Cocaine Cowboy: Love and life with a Colombian drug trafficker

The story of how an Australian showgirl became entangled in her boyfriend's European cocaine ring and how it changed her life forever.
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An Outback Nurse by Thea Hayes
An Outback Nurse

The charming story of a young city nurse who found love in the outback.
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C. P. Snow and the Struggle of Modernity by John de la Mothe
C. P. Snow and the Struggle of Modernity

The condition of modernity springs from that tension between science and the humanities that had its roots in the Enlightenment but reached its full flowering with the rise of twentieth-century technology. It manifests itself most notably in the crisis
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Charles Brockden Brown: An American Tale by Alan Axelrod
Charles Brockden Brown: An American Tale

Charles Brockden Brown: An American Tale is the first comprehensive literary, biographical, and cultural study of the novelist whom critic Leslie Fiedler has dubbed "the inventor of the American writer." The author of Wieland, Arthur Mervyn, Ormond, and
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Red Sorrow: A Memoir by Nanchu
Red Sorrow: A Memoir

At the outbreak of the Cultural Revolution, 13-year-old Nanchu watched Red Guards destroy her home and torture her parents, whom they jailed. She was left to fend for herself and her younger brother. When she grew older, she herself became a Red Guard
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Victor Serge: A Biography by Susan Weissman
Victor Serge: A Biography

Revolutionary novelist, historian, anarchist, Bolshevik and dissident—Victor Sergeis one of the most compelling figures of Soviet history. Set against some of themomentous events of the twentieth century, Victor Serge reveals dauntless vigor of a
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LOOKING FOR ORTHON: The Story of George Adamski, the First Flying Saucer Contactee, and How He Changed the World by Colin Bennett
LOOKING FOR ORTHON: The Story of George Adamski, the First Flying Saucer Contactee, and How He Changed the World

On November 20, 1952, George Adamski first made contact with extraterrestrials-including a long-haired youth from Venus named Orthon-in the California desert.or so he claimed. He offered photographic proof. He wrote books about his encounters, including
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Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup
Twelve Years a Slave

In 1841, free-born African American Solomon Northup was offered a job in his hometown of Saratoga Springs, New York. He followed his employers to the job site at Washington, D.C., where he was beaten, drugged, kidnapped, and sold into slavery, eventually
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Bird Student: An Autobiography by George Miksch Sutton
Bird Student: An Autobiography

At thirteen, George Miksch Sutton planned a school of ornithology centered around his collection of bird skins, feathers, bones, nests, eggs, and a prized stuffed crow. As an adult, he became one of the most prominent ornithologists and bird artists of
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Hollywood Exile, or How I Learned to Love the Blacklist by Bernard Gordon
Hollywood Exile, or How I Learned to Love the Blacklist

The Hollywood blacklist, which began in the late 1940s and ran well into the 1960s, ended or curtailed the careers of hundreds of people accused of having ties to the Communist Party. Bernard Gordon was one of them. In this highly readable memoir, he tells
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Merle Haggard: The Running Kind by David Cantwell
Merle Haggard: The Running Kind

Merle Haggard has enjoyed artistic and professional triumphs few can match. He's charted more than a hundred country hits, including thirty-eight number ones. He's released dozens of studio albums and another half dozen or more live ones, performed upwards
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Mojo Hand: The Life and Music of Lightnin' Hopkins by Timothy J. O'Brien & David Ensminger
Mojo Hand: The Life and Music of Lightnin' Hopkins

In a career that took him from the cotton fields of East Texas to the concert stage at Carnegie Hall and beyond, Lightnin' Hopkins became one of America's greatest bluesmen, renowned for songs whose topics effortlessly ranged from his African American
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Roger Tory Peterson: A Biography by Douglas Carlson
Roger Tory Peterson: A Biography

Beginning with his 1934 Field Guide to the Birds, Roger Tory Peterson introduced literally millions of people to the pleasures of observing birds in the wild. His field guide, which has gone through five editions and sold more than four million copies,
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Duchess of Palms: A Memoir by Nadine Eckhardt
Duchess of Palms: A Memoir

Child of the Great Depression, teenage "Duchess of Palms" beauty queen, wife of an acclaimed novelist and later of a brilliant U.S. congressman, and ultimately a successful single working woman and mother, Nadine Eckhardt has lived a fascinating life.
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Gay as a Grig: Memories of a North Texas Girlhood by Ellen Bowie Holland
Gay as a Grig: Memories of a North Texas Girlhood

Ellen Bowie Holland grew up in a house at Weatherford, Texas, that had the "motherly look of a large and gallant hen hovering over too many chicks" and that was inhabited by a "lively, warm-hearted family." This book is her record of the "whole world of
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The Cross Timbers: Memories of a North Texas Boyhood by Edward Everett Dale
The Cross Timbers: Memories of a North Texas Boyhood

The activities of a young boy on a small farm in the Texas Cross Timbers during the 1880s seem especially distant today. No one can remember the adventure of a sixteen-and-a-half-mile journey, which consumed the greater part of a day; or hurried predawn
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The Compensations of War: The Diary of an Ambulance Driver during the Great War by Guy Emerson Bowerman Jr.
The Compensations of War: The Diary of an Ambulance Driver during the Great War

In 1917, shortly after the United States' declaration of war on Germany, Guy Emerson Bowerman, Jr., enlisted in the American army's ambulance service. Like other young ambulance drivers-Hemingway, Dos Passos, Cummings, Cowley-Bowerman longed to "see the
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The Passion of David Lynch: Wild at Heart in Hollywood by Martha P. Nochimson
The Passion of David Lynch: Wild at Heart in Hollywood

Filmmaker David Lynch asserts that when he is directing, ninety percent of the time he doesn't know what he is doing. To understand Lynch's films, Martha Nochimson believes, requires a similar method of being open to the subconscious, of resisting the
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Bob Bullock: God Bless Texas by Dave McNeely & Jim Henderson
Bob Bullock: God Bless Texas

Renowned for his fierce devotion to the people of Texas-as well as his equally fierce rages and unpredictable temper-Bob Bullock was the most powerful political figure in Texas at the end of the twentieth century. First elected to the Texas House of Representatives
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Dave McNeely &
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Ryan Adams: Losering, a Story of Whiskeytown by David Menconi
Ryan Adams: Losering, a Story of Whiskeytown

Before he achieved his dream of being an internationally known rock personality, Ryan Adams had a band in Raleigh, North Carolina. Whiskeytown led the wave of insurgent-country bands that came of age with No Depression magazine in the mid-1990s, and for
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Winifred Sanford: The Life and Times of a Texas Writer by Betty Holland Wiesepape
Winifred Sanford: The Life and Times of a Texas Writer

Winifred Sanford is generally regarded by critics as one of the best and most important early twentieth-century Texas women writers, despite publishing only a handful of short stories before slipping into relative obscurity. First championed by her mentor,
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Betty Holland Wiesepape24 Sep 2014$29.95

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More Cock-Eyed Optimism by Nigel Quiney
More Cock-Eyed Optimism

This frank and honest memoir follows the life of Nigel Quiney aged twenty-one returning to London from the USA. He re-joins the family business of paper importers Ridley Quiney & Co. and leaves home. The new decade of the 'sixties is an exciting time and
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Chewing Gum in Holy Water: A Childhood in the Heart of Italy by Mario Valentini
Chewing Gum in Holy Water: A Childhood in the Heart of Italy

A warm, tender, and richly nostalgic look at growing up in a remote village in a postwar Italy on the brink of modernity.
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A Short Walk in a Long Journey by Michael A. Reid & Zaire Reid
A Short Walk in a Long Journey

A Short Walk in a Long Journey is a story about an American election observer's experience in the 1994 South African election. This election marked the beginning of democracy in South Africa with the election of Nelson Mandela as president. A Short
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Dwight Yoakam: A Thousand Miles from Nowhere by Don McLeese
Dwight Yoakam: A Thousand Miles from Nowhere

From his formative years playing pure, hardcore honky-tonk for mid-'80s Los Angeles punk rockers through his subsequent surge to the top of the country charts, Dwight Yoakam has enjoyed a singular career. An electrifying live performer, superb writer,
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Don McLeese24 Sep 2014$19.95

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Missing Mila, Finding Family: An International Adoption in the Shadow of the Salvadoran Civil War by Margaret E. Ward
Missing Mila, Finding Family: An International Adoption in the Shadow of the Salvadoran Civil War

In the spring of 1983, a North American couple who were hoping to adopt a child internationally received word that if they acted quickly, they could become the parents of a boy in an orphanage in Honduras. Layers of red tape dissolved as the American Embassy
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Margaret E. Ward24 Sep 2014$24.95

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Stirring It Up with Molly Ivins: A Memoir with Recipes by Ellen Sweets
Stirring It Up with Molly Ivins: A Memoir with Recipes

You probably knew Molly Ivins as an unabashed civil libertarian who used her rapier wit and good ole Texas horse sense to excoriate political figures she deemed unworthy of our trust and respect. But did you also know that Molly was one helluva cook? And
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Ellen Sweets24 Sep 2014$15.95

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Border Junkies: Addiction and Survival on the Streets of Juárez and El Paso by Scott Comar
Border Junkies: Addiction and Survival on the Streets of Juárez and El Paso

The drug war that has turned Juárez, Mexico, into a killing field that has claimed more than 7,000 lives since 2008 captures headlines almost daily. But few accounts go all the way down to the streets to investigate the lives of individual drug users.
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One Ranger: A Memoir by H. Joaquin Jackson & David Marion Wilkinson
One Ranger: A Memoir

When his picture appeared on the cover of Texas Monthly, Joaquin Jackson became the icon of the modern Texas Rangers. Nick Nolte modeled his character in the movie Extreme Prejudice on him. Jackson even had a speaking part of his own in The Good Old Boys
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This Great Escape: The Case of Michael Paryla by Andrew Steinmetz
This Great Escape: The Case of Michael Paryla

Great escapes meet greater escapism: how the life of a displaced Jewish actor illuminates the 1963 Hollywood blockbuster.
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The Train in the Night: A Story of Music and Loss by Nick Coleman
The Train in the Night: A Story of Music and Loss

For thirty years Nick Coleman immersed himself in music, from rock'n'roll to "pro rock," jazz to classical, until one morning as he sat up in bed, his right ear went stone deaf. His left ear—as though to compensate—started to make horrific
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The Last Pilgrimage: My Mother's Life and Our Journey to Saying Goodbye by Linda Daly
The Last Pilgrimage: My Mother's Life and Our Journey to Saying Goodbye

Linda Daly had a seemingly charmed life: her mother Nancy was married to the head of Warner Bros, and her parents were one of the most influential and prominent couples in Los Angeles. Even their divorce couldn't test the bond between mother and daughter,
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The People's Advocate: The Life and Legal History of America's Most Fearless Public Interest Lawyer by Daniel Sheehan
The People's Advocate: The Life and Legal History of America's Most Fearless Public Interest Lawyer

The People's Advocate is the autobiography of American Constitutional Trial Attorney Daniel Sheehan. Sheehan traces his personal journey from his working-class roots through Harvard Law School and his initial career in private practice. His early disenchantment
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Franklin: The Essential Founding Father by James Srodes
Franklin: The Essential Founding Father

In his lifetime, Benjamin Franklin was celebrated all over the Western world. And with good reason, says award-winning biographer James Srodes in his riveting, comprehensively researched portrait of a man he calls "the essential Founding Father."

Having

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Shakedown: Exposing the Real Jesse Jackson by Kenneth R. Timmerman
Shakedown: Exposing the Real Jesse Jackson

Shakedown
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Crapalachia: A Biography of Place by Scott McClanahan
Crapalachia: A Biography of Place

A colorful and elegiac coming-of-age story that announces Scott McClanahan as a resounding, lasting talent.
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Why Coolidge Matters: Leadership Lessons from America's Most Underrated President by Charles Johnson
Why Coolidge Matters: Leadership Lessons from America's Most Underrated President

Imagine a country in which strikes by public-sector unions occupied the public square; where foreign policy wandered aimlessly as America disentangled itself from wars abroad and a potential civil war on its southern border; where racial and ethnic groups
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Saving Justice: Watergate, the Saturday Night Massacre, and Other Adventures of a Solicitor General by Robert Bork
Saving Justice: Watergate, the Saturday Night Massacre, and Other Adventures of a Solicitor General

In June 1973, Judge Robert Bork was plucked from a quiet life of academia at Yale University and planted in the tumultuous soil of constitutional crisis by a Nixon administration barreling toward collapse. From the ousting of Vice President Spiro Agnew
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Coolidge: An American Enigma by Robert Sobel
Coolidge: An American Enigma

From Publishers Weekly
In this inflated revisionist biography, Sobel seeks to overturn the image of Calvin Coolidge as a taciturn, do-nothing president. He portrays his subject as an embodiment of the ethos of a vanished America, a pragmatic politician
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Saturday People, Sunday People: Israel through the Eyes of a Christian Sojourner by Lela Gilbert
Saturday People, Sunday People: Israel through the Eyes of a Christian Sojourner

Saturday People, Sunday People is a unique portrait of Israel as seen through the eyes of a Christian who came for a visit and has stayed on for more than six years. Long fascinated by a land that has become an abstraction centering on international
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Unbelievable: The Life, Death, and Afterlife of the Notorious B.I.G. by Cheo Coker
Unbelievable: The Life, Death, and Afterlife of the Notorious B.I.G.

In this riveting account of Biggie's remarkable life, hip hop journalist Cheo Hodari Coker tells the story you've never heard about the dramatic, tension-filled world of Biggie, Tupac, Puff Daddy, and Suge Knight, tracing their friendships and feuds from
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Driving With Cats: Ours for a Short Time by Catherine Holm
Driving With Cats: Ours for a Short Time

Driving with Cats: Ours for a Short Time is the story of the amazing bond we develop and share with our pets. Framed by the story of 21-year-old cat Jamie's transformational last months of life, the book includes the stories of the author's other cats,
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Across A Corn-Swept Land: An Epic Beer Run Through the Upper Midwest by Jason Offut
Across A Corn-Swept Land: An Epic Beer Run Through the Upper Midwest

Across a Corn-Swept Land: An epic beer run through the Upper Midwest documents my journey through a relatively forgotten part of Middle America, from Northwest Missouri to International Falls, Minnesota, and across the border into Canada. And, yes, I came
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Jason Offut23 Sep 2014$9.99

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Elijah Muhammad by Herbert Berg
Elijah Muhammad

In the mid-1930s, Elijah Muhammad was just one of several competing leaders of the embryonic movement begun by the mysterious Wali Fard Muhammad, who claimed to be a prophet of Islam and who had recently disappeared. By the time of his death in 1975, Elijah
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Herbert Berg23 Sep 2014$40.00

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Mulla Sadra by Sayeh Meisami
Mulla Sadra

Mulla Sadra (1572–1640) is perhaps the single most important and influential philosopher in the Muslim world. The author of over forty works, he sought to bring to life the whole heritage of Islamic thought, from philosophy to mysticism, and create
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Spinoza by Richard Popkin
Spinoza

This is a concise but comprehensive introduction to a key figure in the history of modern philosophy, Benedict Spinoza.
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Wittgenstein by Avrum Stroll
Wittgenstein

Combining careful organization with a highly readable style, eminent scholar Avrum Stroll outlines the unconventional backdrop to Wittgenstein's great philosophical achievements: his dramatic change of professions, his eccentric lifestyle, and his privileged
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Free to Fly by Evelyn M. Douglas
Free to Fly

What do you do when a loved one has committed corporate fraud? How do you manage when your life-partner is jailed? Free to Fly is one woman's account of how she dealt with this major life challenge. An announcement from her husband a few days before Christmas
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Lina and Serge: The Love and Wars of Lina Prokofiev by Simon Morrison
Lina and Serge: The Love and Wars of Lina Prokofiev

The dramatic, untold story of Lina and Serge Prokofiev, a doomed love story and a shattering portrait of an artist.

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Falling In Love by John Ehret
Falling In Love

Dorothy May Ehret née Armstrong, aka Denni. Charles Frederick Ehret, aka Chuckie. This is their story of Falling in Love, 1944-1945, written from my mother's point of view via her correspondence with my father during World War II. Dad saved everything,
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Love and Mayhem: One Big Family's Uplifting Story of Fostering and Adoption by John DeGarmo
Love and Mayhem: One Big Family's Uplifting Story of Fostering and Adoption

Love and Mayhem gives an insight into the inner-workings of a large family with fostered, adopted and birth children. John Degarmo, describes the highs and lows and complete chaos of his family life with warmth and sincerity.
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My Beautiful Genome: Exposing Our Genetic Future, One Quirk at a Time by Lone Frank
My Beautiful Genome: Exposing Our Genetic Future, One Quirk at a Time

What if you could predict your future – which political party you will vote for, what kind of person you will marry, which disease will end your life, whether your blue mood will fester into something more troubling, even debilitating. Would you want
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On That Day I Left My Boyhood Behind by Woodcock Norman & Burnett Susan
On That Day I Left My Boyhood Behind

1914. At 17, Norman Woodcock is called up and leaves the warmth and comfort of the family bakery in Leeds with little more than the uniform on his back. 1919. He returns having witnessed unspeakable horrors, survived stormy seas, blistering deserts and
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Losing My Patience: Why I Quit the Medical Game by Mickey Lebowitz
Losing My Patience: Why I Quit the Medical Game

The accessible, conversational autobiography of a successful physician who left his private practice because of the cruel realities of the American health care system.
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Rolling Stoned by Andrew Loog Oldham
Rolling Stoned

Autobiography of the original manager of the Rolling Stones, who created their image, made Mick Jagger and Keith Richards into songwriters, and developed "The Greatest Rock and Roll Band in the World."
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Ruminations, Volume 2, Dawns and Departures: Selected Philosophical, Historical, and Ideological Papers by Eric v. d. Luft
Ruminations, Volume 2, Dawns and Departures: Selected Philosophical, Historical, and Ideological Papers

Essays and other short works on Nietzsche, Schopenhauer, socialism, Stirner, Feuerbach, Karl Schmidt, art, religion, popular music, suicide, games, humor, and general culture.
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Finding Zoe: A Deaf Woman's Story of Identity, Love, and Adoption by Brandi Rarus & Gail Harris
Finding Zoe: A Deaf Woman's Story of Identity, Love, and Adoption

At just a few months old, Zoe was gradually losing her hearing. Her adoptive parents loved her—yet agonized—feeling they couldn't handle raising a Deaf child. Would Zoe go back into the welfare system and spend her childhood hoping to find parents
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Gail Harris
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Andy Kaufman: The Truth, Finally by Bob Zmuda & Lynne Margulies
Andy Kaufman: The Truth, Finally

For the first time ever, the two people who knew Andy Kaufman best open up about the most enigmatic artist of our generation.

Comedian and Taxi star Andy Kaufman, known for his crazy antics on screen and off, was the ultimate prankster, delighting

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Jumping into the Parade: The Leap of Faith That Made My Broken Life Worth Living by Tim Brown
Jumping into the Parade: The Leap of Faith That Made My Broken Life Worth Living

On the outside, it looked like Tim Brown was living the American Dream.

After overcoming a difficult childhood in a dysfunctional family rife with drugs and alcohol, he became a millionaire by age 30 and had a beautiful wife and young son, a deep commitment

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Tim Brown22 Sep 2014$19.95

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But We All Shine On: The Remarkable Orphans of Burbank Children's Home by Paolo Hewitt
But We All Shine On: The Remarkable Orphans of Burbank Children's Home

After a childhood spent in care at Burbank Children's Home, Paolo Hewitt embarks upon a personal journey as an adult to discover whatever happened to his close childhood friends. He reveals their stories - from the funny to inspiring to heart-breaking
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Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor * Richard Burton The Marriage of the Century by Sam Kashner & Nancy Schoenberger
Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor * Richard Burton The Marriage of the Century

A tough Welshman, he was softened by the affections of a breathtakingly beautiful woman: she was a modern-day Cleopatra madly in love with her own Mark Antony. For quarter of a century, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton were the king and queen of Hollywood.

Yet

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Ernest Borgnine: My Autobiography by Ernest Borgnine
Ernest Borgnine: My Autobiography

For more than 50 years, Ernest Ð or Ã"ErnieÕ as heÕs known to his friends Ð has been one of the most recognised, celebrated stars in Hollywood, as well as a respected, talented actor and a living legend. From his childhood as the son of Italian immigrants

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Robert Vaughn: A Fortunate Life: An Autobiography by Robert Vaughn
Robert Vaughn: A Fortunate Life: An Autobiography

At the height of his television fame on The Man From UNCLE, Robert Vaughn was one of HollywoodÕs most eligible bachelors, with countless adoring female fans. His affairs with famous celebrities, including Natalie Wood, made front-page news. But Vaughn

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Robert Vaughn22 Sep 2014$13.99

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Burt Lancaster: An American Life by Kate Buford
Burt Lancaster: An American Life

Burt Lancaster is perhaps most widely remembered as the tough, iron-jawed star of films such as Gunfight at the OK Corral and Airport. But as this superbly readable and insightful biography demonstrates, he was an actor with much broader ambitions –

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Kate Buford22 Sep 2014$8.99

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Original Rude Boy: From Borstal to The Specials: A Life in Crime & Music by Neville Staple & Tony McMahon
Original Rude Boy: From Borstal to The Specials: A Life in Crime & Music

1979. The dawn of Thatcher's Britain. It's a country crippled by strikes, joblessness and economic gloom, divided by race and class - and skanking to a new beat: 2-Tone. The unruly offspring of white boy punk and rude boy ska, the new music's undeniable

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Travels with My Harp: The Complete Autobiography by Mary O'Hara
Travels with My Harp: The Complete Autobiography

Inspirational and entertaining, this autobiography chronicles the life of a performing artist with a deeply devout outlook. Mary O'Hara won global acclaim as a singer and harpist, yet behind public success was an unsuspected tragedy in which joy turned

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The Final Years of Marilyn Monroe: The Shocking True Story by Keith Badman
The Final Years of Marilyn Monroe: The Shocking True Story

In his illuminating, fascinating book, Keith Badman finally uncovers the truth about the icon's last years.

It was a tough time – one in which the star's increasingly erratic behaviour and dependence on alcohol and medication plunged her glittering

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Keith Badman22 Sep 2014$6.99

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Quest Biographies Bundle - Books 16-20: Maurice Duplessis / David Thompson / Mazo de la Roche / Susanna Moodie / Gabrielle Roy by Marguerite Paulin
Quest Biographies Bundle - Books 16-20: Maurice Duplessis / David Thompson / Mazo de la Roche / Susanna Moodie / Gabrielle Roy

This bundle of titles in the Quest Biography series entertainingly presents a variety of influential Canadian lives. In this volume we find longtime Quebec premier Maurice Duplessis, explorer David Thompson, novelists Mazo de la Roche and Gabrielle Roy,
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Marguerite Paulin22 Sep 2014$34.99

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Mary Pickford: Canada's Silent Siren, America's Sweetheart by Peggy Dymond Leavey
Mary Pickford: Canada's Silent Siren, America's Sweetheart

Mary Pickford's ambition, passion, innate talent, and savvy business acumen sent her career into the stratosphere and set the blueprint for the modern movie star. Her determination led her to the world of motion pictures, where she negotiated her own terms
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Peggy Dymond Leavey22 Sep 2014$19.99

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Harriet Tubman: Freedom Seeker, Freedom Leader by Rosemary Sadlier
Harriet Tubman: Freedom Seeker, Freedom Leader

Born in the United States and enslaved as a child, Harriet Tubman (circa 1820-1913) is one of the best-known figures connected to the Underground Railroad. Her success encouraged enslaved Africans to make the brave break for freedom and reinforced the
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Rosemary Sadlier22 Sep 2014$19.99

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Tilted: The Trials of Conrad Black, Second Edition by Steven Skurka
Tilted: The Trials of Conrad Black, Second Edition

Steven Skurka delivers a thorough, in-depth account of the controversial businessman's legal difficulties. Skurka offers analysis, insights, and personal anecdotes to present the clearest picture of the trials to date, featuring interviews with key members
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Steven Skurka22 Sep 2014$26.99

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Yankee Miracles: Life with the Boss and the Bronx Bombers by Ray Negron & Sally Cook
Yankee Miracles: Life with the Boss and the Bronx Bombers

"You don't have to be a Yankees fan to love Yankee Miracles."—Yogi Berra

If it was not all so true, you'd think it was a fairy tale. A seventeen-year-old from Queens spray paints graffiti on Yankee Stadium and gets nabbed by George Steinbrenner
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Ray Negron &
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Diaries by George Orwell
Diaries

A major literary event—the long-awaited publication of George Orwell's diaries, chronicling the events that inspired his greatest works.

This groundbreaking volume, never before published in the United States, at last introduces the interior life
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Jesse Jackson Jr.: From Promise to Scandal¿the Journey of a Chicago Political Scion by Chicago Tribune Staff
Jesse Jackson Jr.: From Promise to Scandal¿the Journey of a Chicago Political Scion

For the past 25 years, it seemed like little could impede the quickly accelerating political career of Jesse Jackson Jr., the U.S. Representative for Illinois' 2nd Congressional District and son of iconic civil rights activist Reverend Jesse Jackson. But
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Chicago Tribune Staff22 Sep 2014$9.99

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Daydreams and Nightmares: Expanded Edition by Irving Louis Horowitz
Daydreams and Nightmares: Expanded Edition

This is the hard-edged true story of the making of renowned sociologist Irving Louis Horowitz. This candid memoir recounts the intensely personal story of a tormented youth spent in a ghetto within a ghetto: a small remnant community of Eastern European
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When Cats Reigned Like Kings: On the Trail of the Sacred Cats by Georgie Anne Geyer
When Cats Reigned Like Kings: On the Trail of the Sacred Cats

In her fascinating exploration of feline history, Georgie Anne Geyer explores the connections between the royal and sacred felines of ancient civilizations and the beloved domestic cats of today. Chasing an irresistible mystery across the globe, Geyer

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Georgie Anne Geyer22 Sep 2014$29.95

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Both Sides of the Circle: The Autobiography of Christmas Humphreys by Christmas Humphreys
Both Sides of the Circle: The Autobiography of Christmas Humphreys

First published in 1978, Christmas Humphrey's autobiography presents the fascinating history of a life rich and varied in both private and in public. Spanning seven decades it touches on many events of historical interest in which he was personally involved.

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Christmas Humphreys22 Sep 2014$42.95

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Rawls: The Principles of Justice Are Chosen Behind a Veil of Ignorance by Paul Graham
Rawls: The Principles of Justice Are Chosen Behind a Veil of Ignorance

This illuminating guide covers the most interesting and important aspects of Rawls' work in a stimulating manner, highlighting the foundations that underlie his conception of Justice, and explaining the rationale for his famous starting point, The Veil
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Paul Graham22 Sep 2014$14.95

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Adventures with Ed: A Portrait of Abbey by Jack Loeffler
Adventures with Ed: A Portrait of Abbey

"Jack's story elucidates and demythifies the Abbey legend, giving us powerful flesh and blood instead."--John Nichols, author of The Milagro Beanfield War

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Jack Loeffler22 Sep 2014$19.95

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Snapshots: Encounters with Twentiety-Century Legends by Herbert Kretzmer
Snapshots: Encounters with Twentiety-Century Legends

In his diverse career as a journalist and wordsmith, Herbert Kretzmer has interviewed and profiled some of the twentieth century's greatest figures in theatre, literature, show business and sport. His meetings with these legends are touching, funny and
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Herbert Kretzmer22 Sep 2014$29.17

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