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Penniless in Jerusalem
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Many people want to visit Jerusalem and indeed, many manage to do so. When people arrive as tourists, they rarely get the chance to see life at the grassroots level. These stories are a peek into everyday life, as seen by locals.
The Oxford Tribe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,160. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The city of dreaming spires. Eden meets academia. The stuffiest place in Britain, and the silliest too. Oxford is many things to many people, but for Peter Rudiak-Gould, newly arrived as a student of anthropology, it was the most exotic tribe he could hope to study (and join). Part memoir, part field guide, The Oxford Tribe will entertain the seasoned traveler and the armchair philosopher alike.
The Global Baseball Classroom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,790. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
As Envoy Coach with Major League Baseball International, Brent Loehr taught baseball in such faraway places as Germany, Sweden, and Uganda. Join Brent as he teaches base running on gravel in the Canadian Arctic; hides from a swarm of bees in an outfield in Africa; dines with the real Swedish Chef in Rattvik; and learns nothing beats baseball for bridging cultural gaps, no matter how wide they are.
This Italian Life - People and Places
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,220. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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In This Italian Life – People and Places, Phyllis Macchioni’s stories of life and living in Italy might make you laugh or maybe cry, but most certainly they will touch your heart.
Detroit Best Reviewed Go-See-Do Travel Guide
You set the price! Words: 22,080. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Detroit, Michigan is now the most fascinating city in America. It has weathered just about every negative motivation in the American psyche from exploitation of the Natives, to unfettered greed and ravenous capitalism, to the social upheavals of the 20th Century and is still intact and simply put, getting better every day. This book celebrates the new and old Detroit, by looking at the best.
The Good, The Bad, and The Ugali
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The true story of a mature Canadian couple's seven months working as volunteers in Africa.
Around The World In Wonder Socks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,790. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The witty and sometimes poignant travel tales of a man with no plan. Armed only with an illegal air ticket, a small backpack and two pairs of very expensive socks, this is the story of a year randomly roaming the world with decisions big and small guided by a toss of the coin. Around The World In Wonder Socks is packed with weird, wild and wonderfully heartwarming encounters across the globe.
Truckin' Up!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015 by Four Pawns Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Donna Carver gives us a funny and interesting look at the trucking industry and the trucker’s CB radio slang. From the passenger seat of a 'sure enough store bought large car', she's 'stylin and profilin', checking out the 'seat covers', watching the 'bushes for bears' as she gets the ride of her life.
África Occidental Es Mi Jardín: La Vida de un Expatriado en Gambia y Más Allá
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: Spanish. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Acompaña al exitoso autor internacional y expatriado británico Mark Williams en la primera parte de esta odisea por la historia, geografía, cultura y vida diaria del país que hoy es su hogar - la República de Gambia y la región que llama su jardín - África Occidental. Parte autobiografía, parte diario de viaje, parte...
West Africa Is My Back Yard: Ex-Pat Life In The Gambia And Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,540. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join international best-selling author and ex-pat Brit Mark Williams on the first part of this odyssey through the history, geography, culture and daily life of the country he calls his home - The Gambia and the region he calls his back yard - West Africa. Part memoir, part travelogue, part...
Drifters on the Sea
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,990. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Ten different sea journeys in primitive vessels like rafts and junk boats, along with pictures.conducted in the last century.
Living In Chiang Mai
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
After moving from the safety of middle class rural life in England, Alex and his family come to terms with living in Chiang Mai. It’s a little bit different. Well, to be honest with you, it’s about as different as having a nice quiet country walk and then deciding to see what it’s like to go ten rounds in the Saturday Night No Holds Barred Cage Fight Slaughterhouse Rumble hosted by the Creative Br
Scotland Is For Loners: A Misanthrope's Travelogue
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Not everyone loves to travel with family and friends. There's a certain freedom that comes with being on your own in a new place, far from all that you know. The only annoying travelers you may encounter on your journey into a strange new land? Everyone else. Join Alexander Zwick on his solo expedition through Scotland, as he gives his humorous yet honest take on the realities of modern travel.
Non Posso
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,320. Language: Australian English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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Twenty-eight award-winning travel stories from the Stringybark Short Story Awards, will take you on adventures to far-flung continents. They will amuse and entertain you in this anthology of travel themed tales by Australian and international short story writers.
Finding Forrest Fenn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,740. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
If you have ever dreamed of treasure hunting and wondered about the mystery and intrigue; this book will bring you along with The Wolf and his wolfpack on an exciting adventure and their quest for Forrest Fenn's hidden $1 million treasure hidden somewhere in the Rocky Mountains north of Santa Fe.
England Is For Loners: A Misanthrope's Travelogue
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 29,810. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Not everyone loves to travel with family and friends. There's a certain freedom that comes with being on your own in a new place, far from all that you know. The only annoying travelers you may encounter on your journey into a strange new land? Everyone else. Join Alexander Zwick on his solo expedition through England, as he gives his humorous yet honest take on the realities of modern travel.
Lucian's "True History". Its Credible Parts Interpreted
Price: $8.25 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
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People have been writing forever about travels to the Moon. Lucian's "True History", a "monument of lies", written in the 2nd century A.D., is one such book. This analysis of his Moon travel story in Far Antiquity makes sense of the bizarre events described by Lucian and shows them to concur with our own experiences with and ideas about space, space travel and biotechnology.
The Never Lonely Planet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,080. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Martin Oliver grew up and served an apprenticeship in Coventry, renowned at that time for its car production companies, with the expectation of drifting onto the production line. His fear of spending his working life clocking in and out of a factory, however, led him to join the Merchant Navy and eventually emigrate to Brazil. And so begins an amazing exploration of his experiences, travelling acr
England and China: Armchair Travel Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Visit booming, modern China along side ancient homes and 1000 year old famous sites. See the never ending Great Wall of China, the 8000 Terracotta Armored Warriors buried in pits with their Emperor, and more. Tour England's scenic Lake District in Cumbria; pre WWII sport cars at the Cotswold Motoring Museum; home of Romantic poet William Wordsworth; the National Railway Museum in historic York.
Paseando mi soledad por la montaña. Tomo I
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: Spanish. Published: June 18, 2015 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Paseando mi Soledad por la Montaña es un libro de viajes y reflexiones en el que Arantza Atxa Leturia anda entre sus memorias por las cumbres del mundo. Una aventura de caminos y paisajes dividida en ocho tomos que marcarán una gran ruta en la memoria de todos los lectores.