Category: Autobiography


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The Invisible Writing

By: Arthur Koestler

Price: $8.90

Publisher: The Beacon Press: January 1956

Seller ID: 16057

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This Exciting Air: The Experience of a Test Pilot

By: Boone T. Guyton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Whittlesey House / McGraw Hill: January 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22723

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Yeager: An Autobiography

By: Chuck Yeager, Leo Janos

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bantam: June 1985

Seller ID: 22503

General Chuck Yeager, the greatest test pilot of them all -- the first man to fly faster than the speed of sound . . .the World War II flying ace who shot down a Messerschmitt jet with a prop-driven P-51 Mustang . . .the hero who defined a certain quality that all hotshot fly-boys of the postwar era aimed to achieve: the right stuff. Now Chuck Yeager tells his whole incredible life story with the same "wide-open, full throttle" approach that has marked his astonis... View more info

Lady Cynthia Asquith: Diaries 1915-1918

By: E.M. (ed) Horsley

Price: $17.75

Publisher: Alfred A .Knopf: January 1969

Seller ID: 24977

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Growing Up Waukegan: A True Life Story About the Life Experiences of Growing up in a Small Town

By: Fred Scheske

Price: $15.50

Publisher: iUniverse Publishing: July 2011

Seller ID: 22725

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A Girl Named Zippy

By: Haven Kimmel

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Broadway Books: September 2002

Seller ID: 19092

When Haven Kimmel was born in 1965, Mooreland, Indiana, was a sleepy little hamlet of three hundred people. Nicknamed " Zippy" for the way she would bolt around the house, this small girl was possessed of big eyes and even bigger ears. In this witty and lovingly told memoir, Kimmel takes readers back to a time when small-town America was caught in the amber of the innocent postwar period- people helped their neighbors, went to church on Sunday, and kept barnyard animals ... View more info

Sex and Shopping: The Confessions of a Nice Jewish Girl: An Autobiography

By: Judith Krantz

Price: $2.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks: July 2001

Seller ID: 23965

Superb sex and stunning success...wealth and world-wide fame...alluring women and adventurous men. They're the stuff of the sizzling, internationally bestselling novels that turned Judith Krantz into a literary mega-star--and the very same stuff of Krantz's own life... In this candid autobiography, Judith Krantz becomes the heroine of her own memorable true story. Here is the virginal young Wellesley student who grew up in a complicated tangle of privilege and family... View more info

Sex and Shopping: Confessions of a Nice Jewish Girl

By: Judith Krantz

Price: $7.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: May 2000

Seller ID: 29854

In "Sex and Shopping: Confessions of a Nice Jewish Girl", mega-author Judith Krantz is stunningly frank, open, and funny about her transformation from virginal Wellesly graduate Judy Tarcher to sophisticated, world-traveled Judith Krantz, beloved by readers around the globe. It is, in her own words, "the story of how I had some amazing fun and went interestingly askew" -- and became one of the most widely read novelists ever. The whole world knows Judith Krantz, author, ... View more info

The Other Man: John F. Kennedy Jr., Carolyn Bessette, and Me

By: Michael Bergin

Price: $6.00

Publisher: William Morrow: April 2004

Seller ID: 28730

I found myself wondering what would have happened if I had said yes. . . . Would she be alive today? Would we be together? Would we be happy?This is the story of a small-town kid who moved to the big city, fell in love with a beautiful, mysterious woman, and found himself in competition with the most eligible bachelor in the world, John F. Kennedy Jr. Now, for the first time, Michael Bergin reveals the truth behind a life lived in the limelight and a relationshi... View more info

Three Weeks with My Brother

By: Nicholas Sparks, Micah Sparks

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: April 2004

Seller ID: 15329

- This collaboration between brothers will appeal to the legions of Sparks fans who are interested to know more about their favorite author's life--and eager to read each new book he writes.- Nicholas Sparks's most recent novel, "The Wedding (Warner, 9/03), had a first printing of 1.25 million copies and debuted at #2 on the "New York Times bestseller list.- "The Guardian (Warner, 4/03), an instant "New York Times bestseller, has over 700,000 copies in print to date.- Th... View more info

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Up from Slavery (an Autobiography)

By: T. Washington Booker T. Washington, Booker T. Washington

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Book Jungle: September 2007

Seller ID: 31310

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George Orwell and the Origins of 1984

By: William R. Steinhoff

Price: $29.01

Publisher: Univ of Michigan Pr: February 1975

Seller ID: 37389

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