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A biography (from the Greek words bios meaning "life", and graphos meaning "write") is a non-fictional account of a person's life. Biographies are written by an author who is not the subject/focus of the book.
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“ Every life is inexplicable, I kept telling myself. No matter how many facts are told, no matter how many details are given, the essential thing resists telling. To say that so and so was born here and went there, that he did this and did that, that he married this woman and had these children, that he lived, that he died, that he left behind these books or this battle or that bridge – none of that tells us very much. ”
“ Sometimes when I’ve felt despondent for several days, it helps to discipline myself by saying, ‘I’m going to think only positive thoughts.’ Enough is enough! ”
This global discussion group has been designed to encourage debates about important and underrep…more
[close] This global discussion group has been designed to encourage debates about important and underreported issues of our era. All you need is an enquiring mind and a desire to gain or share “underground knowledge”. This is also a place to discuss the controversial topics explored in The Underground Knowledge Series (non-fiction books) by James Morcan & Lance Morcan as well as the Underground Knowledge podcast show.
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Do you like nonfiction? So do we! Every month, we choose a theme, nominate related books, and vo…more
[close] Do you like nonfiction? So do we! Every month, we choose a theme, nominate related books, and vote on a group read. Participation is low-pressure; join us when you can - discussion topics remain open even after the month ends. Come as you are, all are welcome!
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Recommend great Christian books to others. Daniel 12:3 "...and those who turn the many to righte…more
[close] Recommend great Christian books to others. Daniel 12:3 "...and those who turn the many to righteousness will shine like the stars forever."
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Group Members welcome to make book suggestions regarding historical, bio and auto bio's of those…more
[close] Group Members welcome to make book suggestions regarding historical, bio and auto bio's of those that made a difference in racial and segregation laws and life. Not of only the Black Community, but of other Racial Communities around the world. Focus on US history and current events.
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