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A Tame Colonial Girl

by Wendy Stanley

<p>This book is the intimate diary of a girl who was born in England, but grew up in Colonial and post-Colonial "up-country" Kenya after her parents travelled overland across the Sahara Desert in 1947/1948.</p><p>Her working life led her to meet

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A True Account of the Voyage of the Nottinghar Thames to New-England

by Christopher Langman

We having been Sufferers in this unfortunate Voyage, had reason to believe, from the Temper of our Captain, who treated us barbarously both by Sea and Land, that he would misrepresent the Matter, as we now find he has done in a late Pamphlet by ...

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A Veterinarian’s journey in India and abroad

by Dr. Ravindra Nath sharma

<p>A Veterinarian’s Journey in India and Abroad is a great book for all in their journey of life. The most common definition of a journey is “something suggesting travel or passage from one place to another.” Yet another definition is “a ...

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A Vision of Yemen

The Travels of a European Orientalist and His Native Guide, A Translation of Hayyim Habshush's Travelogue

by Alan Verskin

<p>In 1869, Hayyim Habshush, a Yemeni Jew, accompanied the European orientalist Joseph Halévy on his archaeological tour of Yemen. Twenty years later, Habshush wrote <em>A Vision of Yemen</em>, a memoir of their travels, that provides a vivid ...

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A Walk Through Vanishing Africa: Without Guns

by John Messing

<p>Some people might say that carrying guns will keep you safer, particularly in the wilderness, especially in Africa.</p> <p>Except when they don’t.</p> <p>John and Rob experience brushes with death as they walk through a zone of inter-tribal

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A Year Under Sharia Law: Memoir of an American Couple Living and Working in Saudi Arabia

by Alex Fletcher

<p>Three years into a financial crisis that shows no sign of loosening its grip, a young couple make the unpopular decision to teach English in Saudi Arabia. The choice of Saudi Arabia is based primarily on the best salary offer, an all expenses

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Accidentally Istanbul

Decoding Turkey for the enquiring Western traveller

by Nancy Knudsen & Audrey Larsen

<p>Nancy Knudsen never meant to go to Istanbul.</p> <p>Maybe she might have included it as part of a holiday along with other dazzling European cities such as Venice, Paris or Salzburg.   But the idea of actually living in a Muslim country as ...

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Adventure Trips of Ibn Battuta, Al-Beruni, Marco Polo & Abdur Razzaq Samarqandi

by James David

<p>He travelled on his first 'Hajj' to Mecca overland. Covering a distance of over 3,500 kilometres, he reached the port of Alexandria. He then headed inland to Cairo and journeying up the Nile valley reached the Red Sea. A rebellion there ...

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Adventures and Experiences with God

A true inspirational life story

by Kyle Leatherwood

<p>This book starts out as an insecure boy searches for an experience with God. Join him in his journey into the supernatural, and eventually to find inspirational faith. His life starts with a dysfunctional family, in a church where he is ...

ISBN: 9781732090422

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Adventures in Filmmaking

by Peter Rowe

<p>Peter Rowe has filmed on all seven continents, capturing the extremes of nature from Antarctica to the Arabian Desert, crossed Baffin Island by dogsled and climbed many of the world’s most active volcanoes, camera in hand.. His crazy stories ...

ISBN: 9780991862511

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Adventures in the Bush: Africa to Alaska

by Bruce K. Wylie

The adventures of a field researcher exploring remote, pastoral landscapes are brought to vivid life in this collection of autobiographical short stories. Fight wildfires in the western United States, climb mountains in Niger, and traipse ...

ISBN: 9781543903867

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After Everest: The Experiences of a Mountaineer and Medical Missionary

by T. Howard Somervell

<p>After Everest is the memoir of the remarkable T. Howard Somervell: physician, soldier, artist, musician, mountaineer and missionary.</p><p>Somervell is perhaps best known for his participation in the earliest British quests to climb Mount ...

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Alaskan Wilderness Adventure III

by Duane Arthur Ose

This book is about 1987 and is the third book in a continuing series of the life adventures of the last Federal Homesteader in America to have filed on The Federal Homestead Act of 1862. This act was closed on October 1986, never to reopen. Read

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Alexander Archipelago

A Dozen Alexander Rain Forest Stories in Twelve Non-sequential Acts

by Gustav Tjgaard

This eclectic series of twelve stories based on some of the life experiences of Gustav Tjgaard runs the gamut.The nonfiction narrative presents dramatizations set in the lush ambiance and grandeur of earth’s largest temperate rain forest. The ...

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Alexander the Great

by Jacob Abbott

<p>Alexander the Great died when he was quite young. He was but thirty-two years of age when he ended his career, and as he was about twenty when he commenced it, it was only for a period of twelve years that he was actually engaged in ...

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Alone at the Top

Climbing Denali in the Dead of Winter

by Lonnie Dupre & Pam Louwagie

<p>What goes through your mind when you’re dropped alone in the middle of the Alaska Range, the cold and darkness surrounding you without another human being for miles? Arctic explorer Lonnie Dupre had made a career out of working in teams to ...

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Alone But Never Lonely

by Fidler, Bob

Gus D'Aoust (1897-1990) was a legend, an icon of the Northwest Territories. He was a well-known adventurer, explorer, hunter, and above all, a dedicated and passionate Barren Land trapper. In this inhospitable environment beyond the tree line, ...

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Alpine Warriors

by Bernadette McDonald

<p><strong>Winner, Mountaineering History, 2015 Banff Mountain Book Competition</strong></p> <p><em>From internationally renowned mountain historian Bernadette McDonald comes a highly readable, intense and exciting look at the explosion of ...

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American Daredevil

The Extraordinary Life of Richard Halliburton, the World's First Celebrity Travel Writer

by Cathryn Prince

<p>With a polished walking stick and neatly pressed trousers, Richard Halliburton served as an intrepid globetrotting guide for millions of Americans in the 1920s and '30s. Readers waited with bated breath for each new article and book he wrote.

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Among the Islands

Adventures in the Pacific

by Tim Flannery

A fabulous account of hunting, trapping and recording mammal species in the Pacific Islands. <p>Twenty-five years ago, a zoologist from the Australian Museum in Sydney set off to research the mammals of the Pacific Islands. Starting with a ...

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