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Download Under the Cover of Light by Carole Engle Avriett (.ePUB)

Under the Cover of Light by Carole Engle Avriett (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 27 | 23-09-2017, 15:39

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 12.2MB | Retail Overview: In 1965, Col. Thomas "Jerry" Curtis's helicopter was shot down over North Vietnam. He was immediately captured and spent 7½ years confined in a filthy 5′ x 7′ cell at the notorious Hanoi prison camp. Thousands of miles from home and unable to communicate with his wife and children, Jerry endured months of solitary confinement, suffocating heat, freezing cold, grueling physical and psychological torture, constant hunger, and unimaginable...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 32 | 14-09-2017, 15:16

Requirements: Epub reader/Azw3 reader, 1.47 Mb Overview: Fauziya Kassindja describes her upbringing in a small Western Africa village as "part modern, part traditional, and Muslim throughout." Her Muslim father did not force his daughters to wear veils and encouraged their individualism. Most importantly, Kassindja's father instilled in her a distrust and fear of female circumcision, a controversial procedure still performed in many parts of the world. Tragically for Fauziya, he would die an untimely...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 28 | 13-09-2017, 13:54

Requirements: PDF Reader, 27.3MB Overview: In July 1943 the scorched and bloody body of multi-millionaire businessman, Sir Harry Oakes, was found in a partly burned bed in his home in the Bahamas. He had died of wounds to the head caused by a weapon never found or clearly identified. Four small, identical holes in a pattern almost square had penetrated the mastoid bone above his left ear. Within forty-eight hours, after the most cursory of investigations, Oakes' son-in-law, Alfred de Marigny, was...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 38 | 8-09-2017, 11:53

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 506 kB Overview: Few serial killers in history have garnered as much attention as Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer. Although Dahmer killed seventeen young men and boys, it was not so much the number of people he killed that makes him stand out among famous serial killers, but more so the acts of depravity that he committed on the corpses of his victims. In this true crime story you will read how Dahmer transitioned from a loner to serial killer, committing numerous unnatural acts along...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 28 | 2-09-2017, 13:37

Author: Vladimir Nabokov  |  Isbn: 9780141192239  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 864  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Biography This book was awarded Guardian Books of the Year 2014. No marriage of a major twentieth-century writer lasted longer than Vladimir Nabokov's. Vera Slonim shared his delight at the enchantment of life's trifles and literature's treasures, and he rated her as having the...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 36 | 25-08-2017, 15:33

Requirements: .ePUB Reader, 12.5 MB Overview: In 1954, two college students were hiking along a creek outside of Boulder, Colorado, when they stumbled upon the body of a murdered young woman. Who was this woman? What had happened to her? The initial investigation turned up nothing, and the girl was buried in a local cemetery with a gravestone that read, "Jane Doe, April 1954, Age About 20 Years." Decades later, historian Silvia Pettem formed a partnership with law enforcement and forensic experts and set...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 33 | 12-08-2017, 12:47

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.3MB | Retail Overview: As Bringing Down the House did for card counters and Positively Fifth Street did for poker players, Daniel Barbarisi does for Daily Fantasy Sports fans in this leap down the rabbit hole of America’s latest obsession. Daniel Barbarisi quits his job as the New York Yankees beat writer for The Wall Street Journal and begins a quest: to join the top one percent of Daily Fantasy Sports (“DFS”) players, the so-called “sharks,”...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 35 | 10-08-2017, 13:02

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 1 MB Overview: An intriguing look at Bernie Madoff the man, and his scam Madoff with the Money is a deeply disturbing portrait of Bernie Madoff based on dozens of exclusive, news-making interviews. From the values Madoff was taught growing up in the working class town of Laurelton, Queens to his high-life on Wall Street and the super-rich enclaves of Palm Beach and the French Riviera, bestselling author Jerry Oppenheimer follows the disgraced money manager's trail as he works...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 38 | 8-08-2017, 19:30

Requirements: .ePUB Reader, 2.4 MB Overview: Autobiography of a Yogi is an autobiography written by Paramahansa Yogananda (January 5, 1893–March 7, 1952) in 1946, in which he discusses his life story, and which introduced many Westerners to meditation and yoga. Self-Realization Fellowship, the publisher, has since translated the book into 28 languages and says that: "with the passing years 'thousands of readers' became millions, and the enduring and universal appeal of Autobiography of a Yogi has become...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 42 | 2-08-2017, 17:50

Requirements: any PDF reader, 3.38MB Overview: Their signs hang in the windows of convenience stores, gas stations, and restaurants. They work out of high school gyms, warehouses, and roller rinks. They are professional wrestlers, and they want you to experience live wrestling this weekend. The old territories are long gone, replaced by the monolithic WWE, but indie wrestling continues to thrill fans who know that nothing can replace the live experience. This is the story of the men and women who make...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 130 | 1-08-2017, 17:21

Requirements: any PDF or EPUB or MOBI reader, 1.08MB Overview: "Why The WWE Universe Loves AND Hates John Cena" is a compelling exploration of John Cena's rise to fame in WWE and the powerful affection and animosity he elicits from different generations of WWE fans today. Drawing insight and expectations from exclusive interviews with WWE insiders and professional wrestling observers, this gripping and completely unauthorized look inside the WWE also explores how WWE executives, including...

Download Oscar Romero: Anwalt Der Armen. Eine Biografie

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Biographies & Memoirs | 169 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: James R. Brockman  |  Isbn: 9783836700078  |  File size: 2.2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 439  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Biography Am 24. März 1980 brach Oscar Romero (1917-1980), der Erzbischof von San Salvador, während der Eucharistiefeier blutend zusammen. Die Schüsse seines Mörders brachten den Mann zum Verstummen, der die ganze Welt auf das Massaker am Volk El Salvadors aufmerksam gemacht...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 112 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Ralph K. Andrist  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 9.2 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 116  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Biography Andrew Jackson - war hero and spokesman for the frontier, the first president from west of the Alleghenies, the first born in a log cabin - fought his way to the White House. Once there, he stood for the rights of common citizens, founded the Democratic Party, expanded the powers of...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 106 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Berel Lang  |  Isbn: 9780300137231  |  File size: 3.1 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 191  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Biography In 1943, twenty-four-year-old Primo Levi had just begun a career in chemistry when, after joining a partisan group, he was captured by the Italian Fascist Militia and deported to Auschwitz. Of the 650 Italian Jews in his transport, he was one offewer than 25who survived the...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 72 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: J. Chris Roselius  |  Isbn: 9781624034718  |  File size: 7.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 48  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Biography Traces the history of the Houston Astros, highlights significant games and players, and includes photographs, a time line, statistics, quotes, anecdotes, and a glossary. Download book...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 81 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jameson Anderson  |  Isbn: 9781624033391  |  File size: 32.2 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 32  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Biography This title introduces readers to Danica Patrick, NASCAR and IndyCar Series auto racer. Patricks life story is examined from her childhood in Illinois, to her years in England racing Formula 1 on her way to becoming the first woman to win an IndyCar race and the first...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 95 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Bertrand Hébert  |  Isbn: 978-2764810415  |  File size: 2.5 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 310  |  Language: French  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Biography Maurice « Mad Dog » Vachon Download book...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 191 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Arthur Browne  |  Isbn: 9780807043585  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 336  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI  |  Category: Biography A history of African Americans in New York City from the 1910s to 1960, told through the life of Samuel Battle, the New York Police Department’s first black officer. When Samuel Battle broke the color line as New York City’s first African American cop in...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 75 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jason Mulgrew  |  Isbn: 9780062080837  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Biography Jason Mulgrew, popular blogger and author of Everything Is Wrong with Me, continues his depreciating yet hilarious self-reflection with 236 Pounds of Class Vice President. Set in Mulgrew’s high school years, this genuine and honest memoir revisits his teenage antics...

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Das Vermächtnis Des Inselkönigs: Dokumentation Eines Ungewöhnlichen Lebens, Auflage: 3

Biographies & Memoirs | 125 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Martin Stummer  |  Isbn: 9783738608137  |  File size: 18.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 422  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Biography Dies ist die authentische Lebensgeschichte eines jungen deutschen Abenteurers, der Tierfänger im Amazonasdschungel von Ecuador wurde. Erstmalig fing er extrem seltene Tiere wie den Wolltapir und das Nord-Pudu. Prof. Dr. Grzimek korrespondierte mit ihm und bestellte...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 112 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Carl Djerassi  |  Isbn: 9783852187204  |  File size: 8.6 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 544  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Biography DIE GROSSE AUTOBIOGRAFIE DER "MUTTER DER PILLE" CARL DJERASSI Carl Djerassis Autobiografie gibt einen tiefen Einblick in sein ereignisreiches Leben: Geboren und aufgewachsen in Wien, musste seine Familie, als er 15 war, aufgrund ihrer jüdischen Herkunft zunächst nach...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 156 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Brian Howell  |  Isbn: 9781624034794  |  File size: 7.6 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 48  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Biography Inside MLB profiles each of the 30 franchises in Major League Baseball. Oakland Athletics is a beginner's history of the Athletics, covering the beginnings of the franchise, the greatest and lowest moments of the team, and the best players and managers. Fun facts, anecdotes,...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 164 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Matt Doeden  |  Isbn: 9781467751971  |  File size: 3.3 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 48  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Biography Presents the life and accomplishments of the anti-apartheid leader and President of Sotuh Africa, from his early days as an activist to his long-term imprisonment and the legacy he has left behind. Download book...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 143 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Jane Hawking  |  Isbn: 9783492055598  |  File size: 5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 444  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Biography "Beim Reden gestikulierte er mit langen, dünnen Fingern. Das Haar fiel ihm über die Brillengläser ins Gesicht, und er trug ein staubig samtschwarzes Jackett und eine Fliege aus rotem Samt." Als Jane Wilde Stephen Hawking auf einer Neujahrsparty 1963 kennenlernt, war der...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 198 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Fred Pascente  |  Isbn: 9781494561871  |  File size: 8.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 346  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Biography Former Chicago police officer and Outfit associate Fred Pascente is the man who links Tony Spilotro, a central character in Nicholas Pileggi’s Casino and one of Chicago’s most notori­ous mob figures, to William Hanhardt, chief of detectives of the Chicago Police...

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