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A Teacher on the Yukon - The Rampart Alaska Letters
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,600. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Graham Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
In 1969 I fulfilled a childhood dream and moved to Alaska. The Federal government was my travel agent, having accepted my application to become a VISTA Volunteer, an application which I had stamped “Alaska Only! ” With foresight that continues to astonish me, I asked my parents, to keep the letters that I sent home. As a result I have approximately 350 letters covering the years 1969 - 1977.
Best Places to Live in Florida - Your guide for finding the best place to live in Florida today
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,690. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by BookSpecs. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Where are the best places to live in Florida? This is your must-have guide for finding the best place to live in Florida today. It includes 7 regional descriptions, plus specific information about 42 cities and towns in Florida that are, in many cases, ideal for singles, couples, families and retirees alike. There is also an overview of the real estate market for each place.
Renovating Vonnegut
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Renovating Vonnegut tells the story of Lake Maxinkuckee, Culver Military Academy, Culver, Indiana, and how author Kurt Vonnegut and his family are related to them. It also tells of the renovation of one of the Vonneguts' summer cottages on the east shore of Lake Maxinkuckee.
Victoria Travel Guide–The West Coast Experience (2014 Edition)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This guide is your essential 2014 planning and trip tool for must see and do activities in Victoria from marine adventures to afternoon tea. eBook format is perfect for computers, tablets, iPhones and smart phones. This guide is packed with links and information on Victoria including the attractions you can't afford to miss. ***Newly updated for 2014, includes bonus marine adventure discount.***
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.
Moving to Florida - Pros & Cons: Relocating to Florida, Cost of Living in Florida, How to Move to Florida, Florida Real Estate & Property in Florida Basics
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by BookSpecs. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The must-have guide if you're thinking about relocating to Florida. Includes the cost of living in Florida, why a move to Florida may be good (or not) and Florida real estate & property in Florida basics. "Should I move to Florida ... or not?" Here is a resource to help you find out. Moving To Florida shows why thousands move to Florida (and then leave) soon after - and how you can avoid this!
Why I Love New Orleans
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Price: Free! Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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New York Times Bestselling Author, Heather Graham has compiled a series of 30 Blogs she wrote in 2013 on things she loves about New Orleans - a city that is very dear to her and is the setting for several of her books.
The Punk Rock Las Vegas Survival Guide: Beer, Bowling and Debauchery Las Vegas Style
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,400. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Punk Rock Las Vegas Survival Guide is a smart travel book for punks. Save a ton of money and squeeze every drop of fun and excitement out of your hard earned Las Vegas vacation. See world class bands, eat the best food, drink the finest beers and go home knowing you got your money's worth. Discover places and deals even the locals don't know about. This book will show you how.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway” is the only complete guide to the parks’ great day hiking trails. With one tap of the screen, you can: >>Plan days of fun family-friendly activities >>Learn which trails lead to great vistas, swimming beaches, and wildlife sightings >>Discover historical and geological wonders >>Find directions, entrance fees, and more!
The Ultimate North America Train Travel Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The Ultimate North America Train Travel Guide details acomprehensive list of all the private and public train stations in Canada, Mexico, and the United States. Learn about the natural wonders of North America and how you can travel to these locations via a train.
The 2014-2015 Honolulu Real Estate Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 74,250. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014 by Wexford House Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
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Everything you need to know about Honolulu real estate. Insider tips about buying and selling real estate in Honolulu. Information about surrounding towns, and which is best for you and your family, including interviews with buyers who know the area best. Insight into employment opportunities, schools, health care, recreational and cultural activities, shopping, climate, transportation, and more.
24 Hours Miami
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,650. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Prospera Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
24 Hours Miami is an insider’s guide to all the best things to do while visiting Miami, all listed by the hour, rather than by location or type of venue.
Dog Team to Dawson: A Quest for the Cosmic Bannock and Other Yukon Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing
"Dog Team to Dawson" is a nostalgic collection of four true Yukon stories written by bestselling author Bruce Batchelor. The title story is the account of two young people travelling by dog team, tackling a long-abandoned Gold Rush era route. This book is the prequel to "Nine Dog Winter", providing readers of that classic account with earlier adventures into the heart and soul of Canada's North.
Trails Crossed
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Trails Crossed follows the progress of some historical characters between Newfoundland and British Columbia. First Nations and explorers' trails whether on land or water, were the first trails and as old as they are, can still be travelled or crossed today. They are the rivers and lakes of Canada. They are highways that have been constructed on top of the old trails made by those who came before.
The Golden Gringo Chronicles - Part 1
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Price: Free! Words: 20,010. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A true story of an older American who visited Costa Rica eight times before moving there to retire. It's about how he chose Costa Rica for retirement as well as exposing some things to do and not to do to make the move easier and more fun. Despite some serious challenges that pop up during the move, our hero is able to overcome the difficulties and take up residency in a wildly beautiful country.
Vintage Treks
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,840. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Among the simple but easily attainable pleasures of life, having friends for dinner, corking a North Carolina wine, and reading a passage from VINTAGE TREKS, acts like an appetizer to an appetizer.
Fresh Wind & Strange Fire: One Man's Adventures in Primal Mexico
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 35,370. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ready to travel beyond where even news reporters fear to tread? Fresh Wind & Strange Fire is author Lyn Fuchs’ journey through stranger-than-fiction primal terrain. As an American professor in a Mexican university exploring the southern reaches of his adopted country, Fuchs knows the territory as only a local resident can and is uniquely qualified to convey its essence to English-speaking readers.
De nieuwe wereld van Peter Stuyvesant
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,030. Language: Dutch. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In heel Amerika hebben Nederlanders hun stempel op het land gedrukt en op vele plaatsen zijn tastbare herinneringen levend gehouden: tulpenfestivals en windmolentjes in de voortuin, aan Nederland gewijde musea, Nederlandse plaatsnamen, dijken en handgegraven kanalen. Dit boek is het verhaal van ondernemende landgenoten in het land van onbegrensde mogelijkheden. Rijk geïllustreerd.
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.
Step It Up
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,470. Language: British English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A three month odyssey through the United States of America and Canada, covering more than 12,000 miles by car, train, ferry, snowmobile and inflatable tubes.