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A Fighter All My Life: From Alabama to Los Angeles to Detroit

The Life and Words of Sam Johnson
by Sam Johnson

Baltimore, MD- Abecedarian Books, Inc. is pleased to announce the publication of A Fighter All My Life, a memoir, by Sam Johnson, a union organizer and professed militant. Compiled from tapes made ove...       more...

ISBN 9780982298596
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Biography Famous, The

An Intellectual Autobiography within a Biography
by Alfred G. Meyer

Toward the end of a distinguished scholarly career in the field of political science, Alfred G. Meyer wrote two books that were never published. The first was a biography of Friedrich Engels and the s...       more...

ISBN 9780978869106
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Break-Up Diet, The

A Memoir
by Annette Fix

Annette Fix always believed in happily-ever-after and was busy working her Five-Year Plan: marry her golf-pro boyfriend, homeschool her preteen son, become a famous writer, and retire to Fiji. When he...       more...

ISBN 9781934518397
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Broken But Not Abandoned

A Veterans Journey to Healing and Hope
by Ron Schwerman

Ronald L. Schwerman experienced real healing inside and out, after a rocket attack cost him both arms and one leg. Crippled by more than a violent explosion, this veteran wallowed in self-pity, refusi...       more...

ISBN 9780988735606
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Days Like Floating Water

A Story of Modern China
by Susan Edwards McKee

Immerse yourself in China's real heart and soul as you settle with a retired American couple, volunteers, as they gain the trust and love of their Chinese students deep in Communist China. Their missi...       more...

ISBN 9780979930607
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Grace Notes: A Story of Music, Trials & Unexpected Blessings

by Sange-Eun Lee Bukaty

A first-generation Korean-American mother’s memoir of her journey from growing up in Korea and earning national fame as a cellist, to adjusting to a new life in a foreign land and raising second-gener...       more...

ISBN 9780578015460
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Grace Notes: My Life Is A Symphony

by Judith Robinson

I extend this invitation to join one woman’s journey where along the way music, spirituality and sports offered rich counterpoint.” -Judith Robinson
In her memoir Grace Notes, seasoned...       more...

ISBN 9781935089230
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Greater Inheritance, The

The true story of one Amish family's journey to the Truth
by Mary Schrock

Mary Schrock had grown up a devout insider in the cloistered world of the old Amish order. Strictly abiding by rules and regulations of the Amish Church, it would not be until light of God’s truth pie...       more...

ISBN 9781935298243
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Hiking the Continental Divide

One Woman's Journey
by Jennifer A. Hanson

5 States, 148 Hiking Days, 25 Supply Points, 130 Maps and a Total of 2,414 Miles from Mexico to Canada! An avid outdoorswoman, West Point graduate and former Captain in the U.S. Army, Jennifer Hanson ...       more...

ISBN 9781568251202
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John D. MacArthur

A View from the Bar
by Bob Sanford

Many of us have seen some of the blessings provided by The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, mostly at the close of programs on PBS-TV. But few of us are aware of how wide-ranging The Fou...       more...

ISBN 9781568250366
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Journey to Freedom

A Genealogical Study of an African American Family and the Political and Social Issues That Impacted Their Lives, 1778-2013
by Lonnie R. Bunkley

In Journey to Freedom--which traces eight generations of the Bunkley family, from Hertford County, North Carolina, through the Deep South and Texas, and to Southern, California--you'll see an African ...       more...

ISBN 9780989765039
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Leaves of Elvis' Garden

The Story of His Soul
by Larry Geller

The Most Revealing Elvis Book You'll Ever Read

Literally hundreds of books and millions of words have been written about the phenomenon that was Elvis Presley. None even approaches what is ...       more...

ISBN 9780976435006
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Man Who Invented Las Vegas, The

by W. R. Wilkerson III

In 1946, two men battled for power in Las Vegas. Bugsy Siegel stole Billy Wilkerson's dream of a luxury hotel in the desert, and died in a hail of bullets. Although Billy lived on for many years, he n...       more...

ISBN 9780967664309
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Maude (1883-1993)

She Grew Up With The Country
by Mardo Williams

During her 110 years, Maude went from a 400-lb. wood-burning stove to a microwave oven, from an outdoor privy to indoor plumbing. She got the vote in 1920 and voted in the next 18 Presidential electio...       more...

ISBN 9780964924123
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Me And My Father's Shadow

A Daughter's Quest and Biography of Ted Lewis "The Jazz King"
by Dawn Williams

Me and My Father's Shadow is both biography and autobiography woven together. It tells the story of Ted Lewis, "The Jazz King," originator of The Big Bands, and considered by many of his contemporarie...       more...

ISBN 9780977078318
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Media Underground - Vol. 1, The

by Rosemary A. Gilroy

This is an all time horror of "Big Brother is watching you." Instead of only worrying about how governments "watch you," worry about the vast powers of Media Giants. Worry about all the television sta...       more...

ISBN 9781607255178
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Media Underground - Vol. 2, The

A Memoir of Media Invasion of My Privacy
by Rosemary A. Gilroy

"This is an all time horror of 'Big Brother is watching you.' Instead of only worrying about how government 'watch you,' worry about the vast powers of Media Giants. Worry about all the television sta...       more...

ISBN 9781607255185
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Mix It Up, Make It Nice

Secrets of a Tennis Mom
by Betty Blake

James Blake’s rise to the elite of the tennis world could be considered improbable, even verging on the impossible. Betty Blake shares the story of a bratty kid who wore a back brace for 18 hours each...       more...

ISBN 9780615373751
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Mother's Signature, The

A Journal of Dreams
by Bernard W. Bail, M.D.

"Our unconscious is our universe...." - Bernard W. Bail, M.D. Dr. Bernard Bail used his unique method of dream analysis to allow patients to access all aspects of their mental, emotional, physical and...       more...

ISBN 9780979548581
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Navy Seals and Their Unabashed Humor

Unfiltererd, Uncensored and Unhinged!
by Billy Allmon

Keeping Their Country Safe. Their Buddies, Whom They Would Die For... Not So Much.

Navy SEALs have only two things to watch out for: the bad guys...and their fellow SEALs. Amid the unthink...       more...

ISBN 9780978738907
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New York City Bum

A New Age Journey Through the Sewers of Paradise Ten Years On the Streets of New York City
by David Boglioli

David "Hip City" Boglioli, turns his talent to avant-garde literature, with all the passion and ingenuity that has heretofore colored his art.

Faced with disillusionment and disenchantment...       more...

ISBN 9780986047602
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Oklahoma Is Where I Live and Other Things on My Mind

by Gary D. Conrad

About Oklahoma Is Where I Live—

Oklahoma Is Where I Live is an autobiographical collection of short stories, mostly nonfiction, from the author of the award-winning, visionary fiction novel...       more...

ISBN 9781568251622
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Other Winfrey, The

Life In The Shadow of "O"
by Shakeeta WInfrey

This is a personal memoir that chronicles the tribulations and triumphs of a Winfrey: not Oprah Winfrey, but Shakeeta Winfrey. What's in a name? What's not in a name is the question. Being a relative ...       more...

ISBN 9781424329410
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Passport To Life

Autobiographical Reflections on the Holocaust
by Emanuel Tanay, M.D.

This is a book about a teenager's struggle to stay alive in a culture of death. It tells the story of a young adult who, after the ordeal of the Holocaust, lived a good life. It ends with an old man w...       more...

ISBN 9780976026303
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Prelude to a Lady - Or a Tiger & Supreme Sacrifice

by Robert J. Wilson and Karen Crow

Finding Freedom

Freedom cannot be found in riches, or fame, it's true.
Freedom can be discovered in service to others.
When we die to self, it is then we are truly freed.
Con...       more...

ISBN 9781937089405
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River is Mine, The

John Powell's 1869 Exploration of the Green and Colorado Rivers and The Grand Canyon
by Ardian Gill

Ardian Gill's novel tells the story of John Wesley Powell's 1869 exploration of the Green and Colorado Rivers and the Grand Canyon. It is the adventure of ten men shooting rapids and painstakingly car...       more...

ISBN 9780971660700
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Serenade: A Memoir of Music and Love from Vienna and Prague to Los Angeles

1927 to World War II to 2012
by Carol Jean Delmar

Serenade is an achingly beautiful memoir which follows the true lives of Franz Jung and Franziska Perger, as told by their daughter, Carol Jean Delmar.

The year is 1927. The place is V...       more...

ISBN 9780986035906
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Short Side of the Triangle

A Family Saga Set In The Pre-Civil Rights South
by Ingrid Landis-Davis

In the 1940s pre-civil rights south, this novel tells the struggles of a young WWII hero and local star athlete's attempt to pursue his baseball career and the love of his life, amid interference from...       more...

ISBN 9781419641541
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Starry Wisdom: A Tribute to H. P. Lovecraft

by D. M. Mitchell

Includes a host of brand new, previously unpublished prose and graphic works, plus select reprints which are now shown in a brand new light, forming a fascinating document which will appeal not only t...       more...

ISBN 9781871592320
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Strange Disappearance of Jim Thompson, The

and Stories of Other Expats in Southeast Asia
by Harold Stephens

The disappearance of Jim Thompson is one of the most baffling mysteries that has come out of the Far East. The story told here is even more interesting because the author met Jim Thompson, and a few d...       more...

ISBN 9780964252172
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Struggle for Survival, The

an historical, political, and socioeconomic perspective of St. Lucia
by Dr. Anderson Reynolds

Dr. Anderson Reynolds long awaited book, The Struggle For Survival: an historical, political, and socioeconomic perspective of St. Lucia, eloquently retells the story of the tragic 1993 banana strike ...       more...

ISBN 9780970443229
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The 5 Woman Theory

by Fons Burger

Millionaire and bon vivant Al Robinson is determined to write a book. He has been studying the phenomenon “woman” his entire life, but after his divorce he has finally seen the light. Al develops the ...       more...

ISBN 9789490077242
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The Naked Truth

An Irreverent Chronicle of Delirious Escapades
by Jean-Pierre Dorleac

Fascinating, highly candid and often uproarious, costume designer Jean-Pierre Dorléac’s detailed Hollywood accounts strip back the façade from the years between 1973 and 1985, when classic glamour bec...       more...

ISBN 9780974551111
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The Ordinary Life of A 20th Century Renaissance Man

by Dr. Adrian H. Krieg CMFGE

Dr. Krieg’s 16th book is “The Ordinary Life of a 20th Century Renaissance Man” it is his autobiography. It has been in the works since fall of last year. While it is an autobiography it contains the h...       more...

ISBN 9781937553043
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The System

by Dr. Adrian H. Krieg CMFGE

Dr. Krieg’s 16th book, with over 60,000 of his published works sold to date, includes 26 chapters on issues relating to the perilous situation America finds itself in today. The book explains as no ot...       more...

ISBN 9781937550607
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The Witwer Files

Based on a true story of family, murder, and justice
by D.L. Dennis

In the early 1900s, in a small Midwestern village, local townsfolk were terrorized by uncontrolled violence. A set of unusual circumstances brought Charlie Witwer and his three brothers to the village...       more...

ISBN 978937089955
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Under The North Light

The Life and Work of Maud and Miska Petersham
by Lawrence Webster

Under the North Light: The Life and Work of Maud and Miska Petersham is authored by Lawrence Webster. This biography is the first published book about the Petershams. Philip and Erin Stead, winners of...       more...

ISBN 9780967926865
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Up From Slavery: An Autobiography

7 CD Set Audio Book
by Booker T. Washington, read by Andrew L. Barnes

For half a century from its publication in 1901 Up from Slavery was the best known book written by an African American. The life of ex-slave Booker T. Washington embodied the legendary rise of America...       more...

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Ways We Choose, The

by Dave Carey

Retired Navy pilot Dave Carey tells the story of how he and his fellow POWs survived more than five years in the prisons of North Vietnam. He analyzes the strengths and strategies that made their surv...       more...

ISBN 9781581510423
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