LEGACY: The Life of Nikola Tesla
by Norma BrodyLEGACY: The Life of Nikola Tesla
This is the little-known story of Nikola Tesla, the discoverer of alternating current, the father of radar, robotics and wireless transmission. He changed the course of events worldwide but he was never given the accolades he deserved.
Its My Life & I Can Laugh If I Want To
by Caroline AdamsIts My Life & I Can Laugh If I Want To
These are very funny events involving memorable characters in everyday life. The author's experiences have been translated to fictional characters, and circumstances around these happenings.
Just Don't Turn Around
by Yan BielekJust Don't Turn Around
The sometimes heart-wrenching, and always inspiring, story of an ordinary family living an ordeal of daily life in communist-stricken Czechoslovakia including their seven-month stay in an Austrian refugee camp while they secretly planned their future including a journey to a new life in the USA.
Category: Biographies & Memoirs
Blues Then and Now - The History of the Blues
by Frank LeanzaBlues Then and Now - The History of the Blues
Trace the origin of the blues from its African roots into new music forms such as rock and roll, jazz and R&B. Meet the fascinating men and women who lived, built, revived and helped evolve the blues style.
Communicating with God: One Person at a Time
by Stanislaus Andrew CondonCommunicating with God: One Person at a Time
A lively and humorous memoir of a Catholic priest who learned to cherish his family values as a displaced person in wartime Eastern Europe. His reflections show how he endured training, implemented the reforms of the Vatican Council and strived to provide a life of service to rural English parishes.
by Glenn Lee StarksFamily Reunion
Charleen had a last wish - she wanted her family to get back together before she died. She hoped their family reunion would force her children to at least talk to one another. But nothing could have prepared the family for the turns all of their lives would take because of the family reunion.
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One of the best ways to learn about human nature and the world is through reading biographies and memoir books. Learn the challenges faced by black entertainers by reading the biographies of famous musicians. Biographies of women entrepreneurs are a good way to discover the struggles and challenges faced by women in the business world. Experience examples of racial discrimination by reading the accounts of those who have endured and survived through the hatred. Movie star biographies can help you appreciate the success of your favorite actor or actress by learning how they earned their success. Draw inspiration and guidance from the memoir examples of others who have had the courage to write the stories of their own lives.
Biographies and memoirs are good for more than drawing inspiration. The lives of the successful can teach you how to go about enriching your life and creating your own fortune. You can learn from their mistakes and victories.
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Perhaps the original American road trip novel, Free Air follows Claire Boltwood as she travels from New York City to the Pacific Northwest in the early 20th century. If Claire can leave behind her upper-class background, she may find herself gaining the love of a down-to-earth man in her new home.Read
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