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all ebooks in category: Biographies & Memoirs (1212)

Speakers of the House of Representatives, 1789-2009
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1592374042 | 596 pages | PDF | 7,8 MB

Preface Speaker Sam Rayburn,who served longer in the speakership than any other holder of that office, was once asked about his experiences in serving under …

Oskar Schindler: The Untold Account of His Life, Wartime Activities, and the True Story Behind the List
English | ISBN: 081333375X | 2004 | 766 pages | EPUB, MOBI | 5 MB + 6 MB

Spy, businessman, bon vivant, Nazi Party member, Righteous Gentile. This was Oskar Schindler, the controversial man who saved eleven hundred Jews during the Holocaust but …

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The Dramatic Imagination of Robert Browning: A Literary Life (Repost)
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0826216919 | PDF | pages: 509 | 6.3 mb

The Dramatic Imagination of Robert Browning offers an accessible and authoritative guide to the essentials of Robert Browning’s life and poetry. Drawing from his personal …

Max Weber: A Biography
English | March 2, 2009 | ISBN: 0745641474, 0745641482 | EPUB | 700 pages | 6.3 MB

Max Weber (1864-1920) is recognized throughout the world as the most important classic thinker in the social sciences – there is simply no one in …

Rub Out the Words: The Letters of William S. Burroughs 1959-1974 (Penguin Modern Classics)
English | May 31, 2012 | ISBN: 0141189800, 006171142X | EPUB | 439 pages | 6.6 MB

This major collection of William Burroughs' letters gives an unprecedented insight into one of America's most incisive and influential writers, at a time when his …

The Life and Times of Abu Tammam
English | ISBN: 0814760406, 1479868027 | 2015 | EPUB | 336 pages | 2 MB

Abu Tammam (d. 231 or 232/845 or 846) is one of the most celebrated poets in the Arabic language. Born in Syria of Greek Christian …

Sergey Brin and Larry Page: Founders of Google
English | ISBN: 076135221X | 2010 | pages | PDF | 23 MB

Describes the lives and accomplishments of the two founders of Google, from their first meeting to the creation of the web search engine, its widespread …

Hitchcock on Hitchcock, Volume 1: Selected Writings and Interviews
English | December 19, 2014 | ISBN: 0520285514 | EPUB | 364 pages | 3.8 MB

Gathered here for the first time are Alfred Hitchcock's reflections on his own life and work. In this ample selection of largely unknown and formerly …

Simply Verona: Breaking All the Rules
English | April 1st, 2020 | ISBN: 1592110215, 1592110223 | 300 pages | EPUB | 3.24 MB

At the tender age of 15, Verona van de Leur took the gymnastics world by storm to become the greatest gymnast the Netherlands had ever …

Coach Wooden's Greatest Secret: The Power of a Lot of Little Things Done Well
English | ISBN: 0800722760, 0800723740 | 2014 | EPUB | 192 pages | 689 KB

At the first practice of each season, legendary coach John Wooden taught his players how to put on their socks and shoes a very particular …