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The Alaska Backgrounder, Volume One: Perils and Promise
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,450. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Perils and Promise is a story-based narrative that connects Alaska’s pre-history with present-day, highlighting many of the perils faced by those coming into the country, and the promise that spurred them onward. The book also features in-depth answers to the most frequently asked questions by visitors, lots of facts and figures, where to go and what to see and do.
New York buiten de gebaande paden
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,850. Language: Dutch. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lucas Ligtenberg kent New York als geen ander en weet dat de stad de wereld in het klein is én het centrum ervan. In die metropool leidt hij de lezer rond. Het is vooral een tocht door de geschiedenis en langs de mensen die de stad hebben gemaakt.
Scot Free - A Journey from the Arctic to New Mexico
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Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,170. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The first in the trilogy describing Alastair Scott's epic five-year journey around the world, much of it wearing a kilt. On and (sometimes very far) off the beaten track, he brings the unusual and the eccentric vividly before our eyes, giving many an unforgettable portrait of people with whom he shared, for brief moments or extended periods, his own delight in humanity in all its forms.
Tracks Across Alaska - A Dog Sled Journey
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 132,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Scotsman dreams of driving a dog sled across Alaska. Arriving there with no experience, he learns the hard way. This is much more than the story of that feat of self-reliance and endurance; it defines the deep bond between man and dog; it is a portrait of the land - beautiful, rich, empty, sometimes murderous - its history and the people who live there. And it has become a classic.
Solemates - Lessons on Life, Love & Marriage from the Appalachian Trail
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 144,820. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Winner of the Coveted 2011 National Indie Excellence Book Award! What happens when a middle-aged couple with no previous backpacking experience, decides to test their 14-year marriage and spend six months hiking the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine in one continuous hike? Will their motto of "Quitting is not an option" be a blessing or a curse?
Harmonic Highways
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 115,450. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Motorcycling Virginia's Heritage Music Trail, The Crooked Road A rollicking, exuberant journey through the spiritual heart and soul of Appalachia in search of musicians, luthiers, promoters, artists, athletes, coal miners, and playwrights. This journey, told with passion, poignancy, and humor, will delight every adventurer, whether on two wheels, four wheels, or a living room recliner.
Slow Travels-Tennessee
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,790. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the Tennessee edition of the Slow Travels series. U.S. Highways 11, 25, 31, and 70 are followed through the State, examining a cross-section for Tennessee and providing a wealth of historical information along the way. Reference maps and GPS coordinates for all listed points of interest are included.
A Local’s Guide to Visiting and Living in Montreal
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 108,190. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011 by Aberdeen Bay. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An affordable city with ever changing festivals and activities, visitors and natives alike will enjoy this complete guide to Montreal. Written by two native Montrealers, this book guides travelers to the most popular places, as well as hidden gems that few locals know. Inside you will find details on Montreal's best cultural and historic sights, useful information how to get around and much more.
Floating Point
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,410. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Imagine running away to sea without giving up your day job! In Floating Point, the author and her family seek to shorten a daunting commute to Silicon Valley by moving to a boat. This travel memoir chronicles an adventure lived beneath the radar of suburban life as the new owners of the Egret learn the ropes and are transformed by their life on the water. Published by ePicaro Press.
Slow Travels-California
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,940. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The updated version of Slow Travels-California explores this State's history along the present and previous routes of U.S. Highways 40, 50, 60, 99, and 395. Come explore the rich and varied history of the Golden State. This guide provides in-depth information about historic sites, landmarks, and legends along California's highways. Maps and GPS Coordinates for listed sites are included.
Slow Travels-Georgia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
U.S. Highways 17, 23, 41, and 27 travel the state from north to south, and U.S. 80 and 84 explore from the Atlantic to the Alabama State Line. Along these highways, historic sites and landmarks are laid out for the leisure driver to enjoy. Entertaining and educational, these guides are for both the individual traveler and the entire family. Maps and GPS Coordinates are provided.
Asphalt and Ink: The Peculiar Adventures of Traveler R.C.
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 103,610. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The author takes you with him on a series of drives across America. Among the stops: Fruita, Colorado, home of Mike the Headless Chicken; the boisterous streets of New Orleans; Monroeville, Alabama where he tries to find novelist Harper Lee; and The Old Manse where Nathaniel Hawthorne carved love notes to his wife on the windows. A whimsical tour of 21st Century America.