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Ukraine in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Society, Security, Religion, Traditions, Urban and Rural Life, Crimea, Ethnic Groups, Military
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in the Ukraine, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
Camping with the Communists: The Adventures of an American Family in the Soviet Union
By Karen Gilden
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,550. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This fascinating memoir follows the Gilden family as they drive 3,800 miles through the Soviet Union in 1977 in the adventure of a lifetime. Join them as they struggle with the Soviet bureaucracy, come face to face with the KGB, steal toilet paper, smuggle out a diamond, and say "Nyet!" to the border guards. Camping with the Communists is a page-turning narrative that will amaze and delight you.
How to Photograph Dubrovnik, Croatia
By Don Mammoser
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This is a photo guide to the Dubrovnik area of Croatia. Use our photo guides and get far better photos.
Elbrus By Any Means: An unconventional ascent of Europe's highest mountain
By Mark Horrell
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 17. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: British English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mark Horrell boards a cable car at the village of Azau, a ski resort in the Baksan Valley on the southern side of Elbrus, the first of many forms of transport he takes across both summits as he traverses the mountain to its wilder northern side. This is the humorous account of an unusual ascent of Europe's highest mountain, and will appeal to anyone with a total disregard for cheating.
Szentendre, Hungary - Tourist Guide
By Gergely Orosz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Szentendre is a charming town in Hungary with baroque atmosphere and lively cultural life, located very near to Budapest. This guidebook features up-to-date information on attractions, sights, suggested walks, musemus, galleries and restaurants.
Ukraine Pocket Guide
By Nicalass Bennett
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
It is filled with information, tips and photos for any traveler young or old and any business person who wishes to visit the Ukraine. This book is aimed at all travelers who wish to visit the Ukraine. It will provide a practical guide to travel and lessen the concerns about the customs and the language. It is written for all ages and
Budapest Unguided
By Slippery Eel Studio
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is not a guide book. This is a cheat sheet for navigating Budapest for people who don't like guide books.
Жизнь и смерть одного Жигулёнка
By Александр Сорочинский
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 24,470. Language: Russian. Published: February 12, 2013 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Герой произведения повествует о превратностях судьбы в начале девяностых годов, рассказывает историю одного автомобиля – от его покупки и до дорожной аварии, подробно рисует реалии тех лет. В содержательной части записок автор делится своим жизненным опытом, мыслями, эмоциями.
Travels with Checkpoints
By Oran Burke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Oran Burke has encountered a few too many troublesome officials on his travels, from a cash-loving Uzbek doctor to a casually dressed Bolivian border guard. His journeys have taken him through remote desert checkpoints and busy land crossings, coming into contact with an assorted bunch of people who’ve both helped and hindered his passage.
Tallinn - Estonia's capital
By Margit Mikk-Sokk
Series: AROUND THE WORLD. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Whatever you are looking for, you will find the best option in Tallinn with the help of this inspiring ebook. In addition to the sites of interest, the book is filled with intriguing facts about Tallinn and Estonia. In it you can find out about the character, culture, language and history of the Estonians. The book is a great help when learning about Tallinn and Estonia.
Nero-bianco-nero. Un viaggio tra le montagne e la storia del Caucaso
By Mario Casella
Price: $7.40 USD. Words: 69,410. Language: Italian. Published: July 11, 2012 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Il giornalista e guida alpina Mario Casella, accompagnato dall’alpinista russo Alexey Shustrov, ha attraversato con gli sci, da est a ovest, i mille e più chilometri della catena caucasica, crogiuolo di etnie e di pericolosa instabilità politica. Al racconto dell’avventura si alternano i ritratti di personaggi e situazioni sorprendenti, incrociati dall’autore nei suoi viaggi nella regione.
The Journey Is The Reward: A Year of Teaching and Traveling in Rural Hungary
By Michael Taylor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,090. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Live vicariously through Mike Taylor as he recounts his tales of leaving Corporate America for a teaching position in a small town in Hungary. Feel the angst of breaking the golden handcuffs, the excitement of meeting the students and new friends, the joy of traveling about Europe, and the humor of a day-to-day existence in a foreign culture.
WELCOME TO KYIV: LOOK FROM INSIDE
By Michael Dopira
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,770. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Welcome to Kyiv: Look from Inside e-book is the best Kiev guide on the market. Written by the native Ukrainian, it contains tons of tips and insights on every page. Learn how you can save money and nerves while being in Ukraine. Updated in January 2011!
Running The World: Chisinau, Moldova
By Blaze Travel Guides
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2010 by Taylor Chase. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The routes, maps, stats, and cultural information you need to safely - and happily - run Moldova's capital city.
The Golden Road to Samarkand
By Brian Lawrenson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Join a group of travellers as they visit Uzbekistan and celebrate Navrus (New Year) in Samakand, the centre of Central Asian culture. Journey to the ancient walled city of Khiva and spend time at some of most amazing bazaars in Asia.