Biographies & Memoirs

The Accidental President of Brazil: A Memoir

Friday, June 3rd, 2011

\n\n The Accidental President of Brazil: A Memoir Description \n\n Fernando Henrique Cardoso received a phone call in the middle of the night and asked him to be the new Minister of Finance of Brazil. When he hung up and stared into the darkness of his hotel, he feared he had been condemned to political […]

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LAFD FF/PM: Memoirs of an “Outside Dog.”

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

\n\n LAFD FF/PM: Memoirs of an “Outside Dog.” Description \n\n Non-fiction. My life in the city of Los Angeles Fire as a firefighter / paramedic and is now captain. It is not as glamorous as you may well believe. At times it can be really crazy and surreal, and however when the bell rings, we […]

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Deshonrada/ In the Name of Honor: A Memoir (Actualidad) (Spanish Edition)

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

\n\n Deshonrada/ In the Name of Honor: A Memoir (Actualidad) (Spanish Edition) Description \n\n Thought for the period of 100 most influential men and women in the world. Testimony cooling deepest levels of human cruelty, the testimony of Mukhtar Mai, a Pakistani woman, 28 years. In 2002 she was sentenced to a tribal council Meerwala […]

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Adios, Havana: A Memoir

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

\n\n Adios, Havana: A Memoir Description \n\n Havana. . . rumba melodious, cafe con leche, the sultry sea breezes. Sparkling white sand beaches in the day, the nightclubs after dark flashing. This sophisticated and international capital has been the crown jewel of an island paradise, until the idealism that fueled the Cuban revolution has resulted […]

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Hollywood: A Third Memoir

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

\n\n Hollywood: A Third Memoir Description \n\n “One thing I always liked about Hollywood is its zip, or speed. The entire industry depends partly on the skill of observation. The hundreds of agents, managers, studios and producers roaming the streets of Los Angeles supplies small in the way of talent go “In the last part […]

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Born to Lose: Memoirs of a Compulsive Gambler

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

\n\n Born to Lose: Memoirs of a Compulsive Gambler Description \n\n “My game’s story actually began just before my birth.” Therefore, the bill opens Lee himself told the story of gambling addiction, which is situated in San Francisco’s Chinatown and steeped in a culture where it is not unusual for players to lose their children […]

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Jackals’ Wedding: A Memoir of a Childhood in British India

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

\n\n Jackals’ Wedding: A Memoir of a Childhood in British India Description \n\n Jackals marriage, my story of a family history in India, the country of my birth, tells the story of a history of confusing contradictions. “Tigers and oil, and tea is all I don’t forget,” Once I happily answered an Indian professor who […]

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Memoirs: Hans Jonas (Tauber Institute Series for the Study of European Jewry)

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

\n\n Memoirs: Hans Jonas (Tauber Institute Series for the Study of European Jewry) Description \n\n As Hans Jonas died in 1993 at age 89, he was revered among American scholars specializing in European philosophy, but his thoughts had not yet made substantial inroads into a wider audience. In Germany, however, in the 1980s, when Jonathan […]

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Like Family: Growing Up in Other People’s Houses, a Memoir

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

\n\n Like Family: Growing Up in Other People’s Houses, a Memoir Description \n\n The very first book of the author of the bestselling Paris New York Times wife is a potent and haunting memory of the year, she and her two sisters spent as foster young children. At the beginning of the 70th, following being […]

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Joseph Smith: The Making of a Prophet (A Biography)

Monday, May 30th, 2011

\n\n Joseph Smith: The Generating of a Prophet (A Biography) Description \n\n If the first vision of Joseph did not get any attention from his father, was the reason. Contrary to the vision of Jesus as utilised in the visionary heritage of his mother, became Joseph 1823 tale of symbols discovered in Joseph Sr. World […]

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