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The Third Eye by T. Lobsang Rampa (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 5 | 27-03-2018, 08:12

Requirements: .ePUB reader, 975 KB Overview: "T. Lobsang Rampa was preordained to be a Tibetan priest, a sign from the stars that could not be ignored. When he left his wealthy home to enter the monastery, his heart was filled with trepidation, with only a slight knowledge of the rigorous spiritual training and physical ordeal that awaited him... This is his story, a hauntingly beautiful and deeply inspiring journey of awakening within Chakpori Lamasery, the temple of Tibetan medicine. It is a...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 5 | 27-03-2018, 08:12

Requirements: EPUB, MOBI Reader | 891 KB Overview: When Pope Benedict's butler began leaking secret Vatican documents to an Italian journalist he was motivated by a desire to save the Catholic church from what he saw as a mounting tide of corruption. Among the issues he felt should be brought to the attention of the pope and the public were the roles of freemasonry and the secret services in Vatican affairs, and the mysterious disappearance of a Vatican schoolgirl, Emanuela Orlandi. The Orlandi affair...

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Innings of a Lifetime by Ralph Barker (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 5 | 27-03-2018, 08:12

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 313 kB Overview: Test series have offered a convincing reminder that there is no more exciting game than cricket. Especially when a close-fought contest reaches a climax at international level. In the course of a game, nothing is more thrilling than an innings in which a batsman rises above his fellows and his own shortcomings to play a decisive part in achieving victory — or it may be in avoiding defeat, or in salvaging national pride. The burly Peter Burge turning defeat into...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 6 | 27-03-2018, 08:12

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 2.3 MB Overview: When he was just six years old, Zachary Lazar's father, Edward, was shot dead by hit men in a Phoenix, Arizona parking garage. The year was 1975, a time when, according to the Arizona Republic, "land-fraud artists roamed the state in sharp suits, gouging money from buyers and investors." How did his father fit into this world and how could his son ever truly understand the man, his time and place, and his motivations? In Evening's Empire, Zachary...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 8 | 27-03-2018, 08:12

Requirements: ePUB reader 948 kB| Overview: In her twenties, journalist Sarah Macdonald backpacked around India and came away with a lasting impression of heat, pollution and poverty. So when an airport beggar read her palm and told her she would return to India—and for love—she screamed, “Never!” and gave the country, and him, the finger. But eleven years later, the prophecy comes true. When the love of Sarah’s life is posted to India, she quits her dream job to move to the most...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 5 | 27-03-2018, 08:12

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 442 KB Overview: On March 26 1999, in Saginaw, Texas, 6-year-old Opal Jennings was playing with two other children in her grandmother's side yard when a black car drove up. A man got out and snatched Opal, whisking her away in his vehicle. It all happened in a flash, before her horrified grandparents could react. Local law enforcement and the FBI organized a massive search throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth area, while Opal's photograph was widely circulated in newspapers and on...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 5 | 27-03-2018, 08:12

Requirements: ePUB reader, 2 MB Overview: In Life's Work, an outspoken, Christian reproductive justice advocate and abortion provider (one of the few doctors to provide such services to women in Mississippi and Alabama) pulls from his personal and professional journeys as well as the scientific training he received as a doctor to reveal how he came to believe, unequivocally, that helping women in need, without judgment, is precisely the Christian thing to do. Dr. Willie Parker grew up in the Deep South,...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 11 | 23-03-2018, 16:09

Requirements: EPUB, MOBI Reader | 1.39 MB Overview: There are some evil people in this world, when you think about the killing, torturing, bombing and maiming and this book covers it all. Vlad the Impaler was a prince known for executing his enemies by impalement. He was a fan of various forms of torture including disembowelling and rectal and facial impalement. Vlad the Impaler tortured thousands while he ate and drank among the corpses. Joseph Stalin, the Soviet dictator, ordered that millions of...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 17 | 21-03-2018, 12:30

Author: Joey Graceffa  |  Isbn: 9781476794303  |  File size: 9 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI  |  Category: Biography A confessional, uplifting memoir from the beloved YouTube personality. It’s not where you begin that matters. It's where you end up. Twenty-three year old Joey Graceffa has captured the hearts of millions of teens and young adults through his playful, sweet, and...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 23 | 15-03-2018, 14:15

Requirements: any PDF reader, 1.54MB Overview: Few people in history have made their mark in more than one field, but Jack Brisco was a three-time champion in three different walks of life. AMATEUR WRESTLING — NCAA heavyweight champion in the 191-lb. class in 1964. PROFESSIONAL WRESTLING — National Wrestling Alliance world heavyweight champion from 1973 through 1975. HUMAN BEING — He set the standard for what people should aspire to be — humble, honest, and sincere. Raised in Blackwell, Oklahoma,...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 25 | 15-03-2018, 10:12

Requirements: .ePUB reader, 4.5mb Overview: One of the most accomplished and outspoken actors today chronicles the highs and lows of his life in this beautifully written, candid memoir. Over the past three decades, Alec Baldwin has established himself as one of Hollywood's most gifted, hilarious, and controversial leading men. From his work in popular movies, including Beetlejuice, Working Girl, Glengarry Glen Ross, The Cooler, and Martin Scorsese's The Departed to his role as Jack Donaghy on Tina Fey's...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 20 | 14-03-2018, 11:02

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 17.78MB Overview: In November of 1954 a young woman dressed plainly in a white oxford, dark sunglasses and a black pageboy wig boards a midnight flight from Los Angeles to New York. As the plane’s engines rev she breathes a sigh of relief, lights a cigarette and slips off her wig revealing a tangle of fluffy blonde curls. Marilyn Monroe was leaving Hollywood behind, and along with it a failed marriage and a frustrating career. She needed a break from the scrutiny and...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 28 | 12-03-2018, 17:56

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 646 kb Overview: A unique and kaleidoscopic look into the life, legacy, and electricity of the pop legend Prince and his wideranging impact on our culture Ben Greenman, New York Times bestselling author, contributing writer to the New Yorker, and owner of thousands of recordings of Prince and Prince-related songs, knows intimately that there has never been a rock star as vibrant, mercurial, willfully contrary, experimental, or prolific as Prince. Uniting a diverse audience...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 32 | 3-03-2018, 18:36

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 849 kb Overview: On 23 December 1996, the body of Sophie Toscan du Plantier was discovered outside her remote holiday cottage near Schull in West Cork. The attack had been savage and merciless. The murder caused shock waves in her native France and in the quiet Cork countryside that she had chosen as her retreat from the high-flying lifestyle of the film business in which she and her husband mixed. Six years later, and despite an extensive investigation, the killer of Sophie...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 29 | 2-03-2018, 11:15

Author: Tim Parks  |  Isbn: 9783888979712  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 335  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Biography Tim Parks Bücher über Italien 'sind so lebendig, so voll mit köstlichen Details, dass sie als würdiger Ersatz für das Wirkliche dienen können' (Los Angeles Times). In diesem äußerst unterhaltsamen Reisebericht zeichnet Tim Parks ein authentisches Portrait italienischer...

Download Inspired! True Stories by Maria Bukhonina (.PDF)

Inspired! True Stories by Maria Bukhonina (.PDF)

Biographies & Memoirs | 30 | 28-02-2018, 10:39

Requirements: PDF Reader, 3.77 MB Overview: Discover the fascinating true stories behind the world's most famous works of art, literature, music and film, complete with historical images. What real-life hero inspired the literary adventures of the Count of Monte Cristo and the Three Musketeers? How many women paid a steep price for being Picasso's muse? Why did author Conan Doyle dream of murdering his biggest creation, Sherlock Holmes? Genre: Non Fiction > Biographies Download link 1 Download link...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 26 | 27-02-2018, 12:42

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 92.67MB Overview: The story of Venice’s “Unfinished Palazzo”― told through the lives of three of its most unconventional, passionate, and fascinating residents: Luisa Casati, Doris Castlerosse, and Peggy Guggenheim Genre: Non-Fiction, Biography Commissioned in 1750, the Palazzo Venier was planned as a testimony to the power and wealth of a great Venetian family, but the fortunes of the Veniers waned midconstruction and the project was abandoned. Empty,...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 28 | 26-02-2018, 11:39

Requirements: PDF Reader, 3,1 MB Overview: John Henry Newman was one of the most eminent of Victorians and an intellectual pioneer for an age of doubt and unsettlement. His teaching transformed the Victorian Church of England, yet many still want to know more of Newman's personal life. Newman's printed correspondence runs to 32 volumes, and John Henry Newman: A Portrait in Letters offers a way through the maze. Roderick Strange has chosen letters that illustrate not only the well-known aspects of...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 34 | 20-02-2018, 17:23

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 1.84 MB Overview: A breakaway bestseller since its first printing, All Souls takes us deep into Michael Patrick MacDonald’s Southie, the proudly insular neighborhood with the highest concentration of white poverty in America. The anti-busing riots of 1974 forever changed Southie, Boston’s working class Irish community, branding it as a violent, racist enclave. Michael Patrick MacDonald grew up in Southie’s Old Colony housing project. He describes the way this...

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Marine!: The Life of Chesty Puller by Burke Davis (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 33 | 13-02-2018, 17:53

Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 2.MB Overview: The gripping story of an extraordinary American hero, the most decorated solider in US Marine Corps history, “We are flanked on both sides by an enemy that outnumbers us 29:1. They can’t get away from us now!” —Lewis B. “Chesty” Puller, USMC In the glorious chronicles of the US Marine Corps, no name is more revered than that of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. “Chesty” Puller. The only fighting man to be awarded the Navy Cross...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 30 | 13-02-2018, 15:56

Requirements: ePUB Reader | 5.90 MB | Version: Retail Overview: Written with her trademark deadpan humour, Urzila's memoir is full of great stories about both the big things in life and the little things.Urzila's accidental beginning in stand-up has led to an incredibly successful career in comedy, with regular gigs on television as well as sell-out shows in comedy festivals across New Zealand and Australia.But life hasn't always been a bundle of laughs. Urzila talks candidly about her childhood with a...

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Brian & Peter a Right Pair by Maurice Edwards (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 36 | 1-02-2018, 18:22

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 1.1 MB Overview: In his own words Maurice Edwards - Clough and Taylor's Chief Scout and trusted friend for almost 20 years - breaks his silence on the famous partnership that was Brian and Peter, in a book Barbara Clough describes as the best book ever written about Brian. This is an absorbing and revealing personal account, with never before heard tales that are sure to satisfy even the most diehard fans of Clough and Taylor. Unlike other books about the cult of Clough,...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 40 | 23-01-2018, 18:18

Requirements: ePUB reader, 10 MB Overview: Crosby, Stills & Nash created some of the most indelible songs and beautiful harmonies of the late 1960s and early 1970s: “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes,” “Woodstock,” “Teach Your Children.” This copiously illustrated account of the trio's personal and musical history tells the story behind the songs. Longtime CSN chronicler Dave Zimmer, with the full cooperation of the band, traces all of the performers from their musical roots to...

Download Eamon Kelly: The Storyteller by Eamon Kelly (.ePUB)

Eamon Kelly: The Storyteller by Eamon Kelly (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 43 | 15-01-2018, 16:32

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 771 KB Overview: The definitive autobiography of Ireland's Master Storyteller. . Known in Ireland as “the seanchai” in the 1950s and 1960s for his RTE broadcasted stories, Eamon Kelly brought a tradition of storytelling to the masses both in his published works and for years in Galway where he ran a one-man show telling stories to enthusiastic, receptive crowds. Born in 1914, the man himself died in 2001, having traveled the world, been nominated for a Tony on...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 51 | 11-01-2018, 11:24

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 119KB Overview: Rosa Parks was a quiet, dignified African-American woman who, in a world of injustice, decided to politely defy a racist policy. In doing so, she ignited a fire in the soul of a community whose “cup of endurance” would permit not even one more comparatively small injustice. Her case resulted in the Montgomery Bus Boycott wherein some 40,000 African-Americans crippled the Montgomery transportation industry with their non-violent protest of the racist...