Free biographies and memoirs Kindle books for 12 Nov 18


by Dave Head

Growing up in Australia in the Sixties. Treehouses, Cattle dogs, Tin canoes, Air rifles, Drains, Boarding school, Jail, Travelling Australia and America

Report of the Trial of Levi Weeks: On An Indictment For The Murder Of Guliema Sands

by William Coleman

The murder trial transcripts of carpenter Levi Weeks. Accused of murdering young Elma Sands in December 1799 after she didn’t return to the boarding house she shared with Levi. Elma’s body was found in the “Manhattan Well”, just twenty minutes from their boarding house. Levi was the only one accused.
Playing throughout the courtroom drama is Levi Weeks’ attorneys. Due to political reasons his defense team was political rivals Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr. Burr would four years after the trial, shoot Hamilton dead in a duel.
For an in depth narrative on the Levi Weeks trial read: Duel with the Devil: The True Story of How Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America’s First Sensational Murder Mystery by Paul Collins.

Other trial transcripts by this historic trial editor: British Investigation Into The Loss Of The S.S. Titanic; Titanic Disaster Hearings and U.S. Senate Report, William A. Smith, Chairman; Charles Bingham, “Lord Mersey”, Presiding; The Lizzie Borden Trial Transcripts, Official Stenographic Report By Frank H. Burt; Lizzie Borden Inquest Testimony, Josiah C. Blaisdell, Presiding; Lizzie Borden Preliminary Hearing, Josiah C. Blaisdell, Presiding; Conspiracy Trial For The Murder Of The President by Ben Perley Poore; The Lincoln Assassination Conspiracy Trial Transcripts, Major-General David Hunter, Presiding Officer; State vs. Hauptmann, The Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping and Murder, Thomas W. Trenchard, Presiding; Report of the Trial of Levi Weeks by William Coleman; United States v. Jeffrey R. MacDonald, Franklin T. Dupree, Presiding.

Victim or Killer?: [Short Story]

by History of Killers

Sam Sheppard’s beautiful wife Marilyn was battered to death in the early hours of 4th July 1954. Sam claimed to have fought an intruder, but he was soon facing a charge of murder.

Heads of the Line

by Lori Schafer

Ever dreamed of spending a summer working in Alaska? I did… until I actually got there and saw what it was really like! A biographical short story / travel memoir. Ebook also includes my humorous short story “Funeral for Charlie,” in which a routine goldfish funeral goes awry.

Hazrat Muhammad Paigambar (Gujarati Edition)

by Dr Arunika Manoj Daru

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Ð?Ñ?и Ð?асÑ?еÑ?. Ð?го жизнÑ? и наÑ?Ñ?ная деяÑ?елÑ?носÑ?Ñ? (Russian Edition)

by Ð?иÑ?аил АлександÑ?овиÑ? ЭнгелÑ?гаÑ?дÑ?

Ð?пеÑ?вÑ?е издана в 1897 годÑ? в сеÑ?ии «Ð?изнÑ? замеÑ?аÑ?елÑ?нÑ?Ñ? лÑ?дей», вÑ?пÑ?скавÑ?ейся в 1890â??1917, а Ñ?акже в 1922, 1924 годаÑ? издаÑ?елÑ?сÑ?вом Ф. Ф. Ð?авленкова.

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