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Didgeridoos And Didgeridon’ts: A Brit's Guide To Moving Your Life Down Under (Second Edition)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,650. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Summertime Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A collection of short, personal experiences Vicky Gray and her family encountered during the first year of their new life Down Under. In addition to entertaining diary entries, inspirational stories from other expats, top tips and vital resources, the book is crammed full of well-researched information on everything you need to know to survive and thrive during your first year in Australia.
Wake Up Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Wake Up Time is the, often very graphic and anecdotal, story of a personal journey through remote areas of Australia’s Outback. In addition it offers an analysis of the confronting, sad, scary and puzzling situations of Indigenous Australians in remote communities. It seeks answers to the question why billions of dollars have not solved this humanitarian problem.
There Were Three Ships
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Price: $3.83 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Three shiploads of settlers sail for a magnificent, isolated bay to establish a Utopia. But Australia, the oldest continent, settled by Europeans less than 100 years before, strikes back at the intruders through its climate, terrain and proud first people. Here in full for the first time is the award-winning story of the doomed Camden Harbour expedition of 1864-65.
Six Souls, Two Jeeps and an Aussie Dream
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,660. Language: Australian English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Student Scribbler. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
For city folk looking to give their spotless four wheel drives a bit of a workout, there are few greater challenges than the ‘Australian Inland Loop’. Along with four friends, Brian and Joy Grant set out to explore this 5,000 km circuitous route. These are some of the roughest tracks you’ll ever find in Australia and it’s not for the faint hearted, but the rewards are beyond belief.
A Bashful Country Boy Goes on Walkabout
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,190. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by The Florida Hooiser. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
At this period of time in the history of man, there is probably more individual searching being done into the theories behind the origin of the human race,what happens after death,the possibility of life on other planets, and what our relationship is to these life forms, if they do exist. This is an account of my thirty year journey
Travel Australia Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,630. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This comprehensive guide features 230 Australian holiday destinations and focuses on the main attractions and points of interest each has to offer. Discover where the best lookouts are, the scenic attractions not to miss, what there is to do, the length and difficulty of national park walking trails, available facilities, free camps, caravan parks, dog boarding kennels and much more.
A Scot Goes South - A Journey from Mexico to Ayers Rock
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Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 136,680. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Here is the sequel to Alastair Scott's highly acclaimed Scot Free, describing the next two years of his five-year odyssey, this time in Central and South America, Australia and New Zealand. He writes with the same infectious brio as in his first book, a photographer's eye enriching the writer's, seizing with delight upon the egregious and eccentric, the larger-than-life that turns out to be life.
Off to the Land of Oz Part 5: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
The Anderson's continue their adventures in Part 5: Off to the Land of Oz. They arrive unprepared in Perth, hire the biggest RV they could find, and drive off on the wrong side of the road in this humorous recount of how natural disasters can make even the best laid plans irrelevant. Sharks, surfy's and shaking... what can possibly happen next? Find out with the 6 Andersons 1 World.
the Gypsy Ribbon
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Price: $1.93 USD. Words: 47,740. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Non-fiction;Gypsy/Romani travel in Australia. The Gypsy Storyteller and her Shadow with two traditional Gypsy Wagons. A five -year journey of more than 45,000 klms. Blending culture with multiculture.
G'day Mate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,260. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Denis Gregory takes us on an unforgettable and hilarious journey through the history of Australia and what it means to be an Australian. Full of quirky observations and little-known facts, this book is a vivid commentary on the life and culture of ‘ the lucky country’.
The Jacaranda Trail
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
THE JACARANDA TRAIL - A Journey of Discovery Down Under... Would you just sell everything, ditch your plans and buy a ticket to the other side of the world? In her twenties, the author did just that – and got much more than she could ever have bargained for ...
Rascal Rain A Year in Papua New Guinea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,740. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Australian Volunteers Abroad sent novelist Inez Baranay to Papua New Guinea’s chaotic, violent province of Enga. Within months she went from sipping cappuccino in inner-city Sydney to a culture where brides are bought, rape is commonplace, and women aren’t allowed near men’s food because it’s thought it will make the men weak. Her experiences have resulted in a highly readable account.
Almost Paradise
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This journal was kept from 1986-88 when the Soviet Union was on the verge of collapse but their presence at Kwajalein was intense, requiring critical decisions at the highest level of our government.
...so I did
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,800. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 1998 Giulio Saggin hitchhiked all the way around Australia, photographing everyone who gave him a lift and writing about each hitch. His journey lasted eight-and-a-half months and he hitchhiked in excess of 23,000km - over halfway around the world. ...so I did recounts in words and photos his extraordinary journey, and proves that everyone has a story to tell.
Natural Wanders in Australia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,440. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A nature-loving travel writer and her photographer/husband run away from their home in Florida to spend a year wandering in Australia. Wander with them as they travel to the more remote areas of the Land Down Under discovering its many natural wonders.
A Season in New South Wales
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 97,210. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Australia's wonderful beaches,spectacular back country, bush fires and wild life, panning for gold and sapphires, Sydney, the University of Newcastle, Australian literature, Peter Carey, Thomas Keneally, wombats, emus, koalas, kangaroos, Ned Kelly, Byron Bay, Hunter Valley Wineries, convict history: these are a few of the topics covered.
THE BULL CATCHERS - A Unique Journey Into the Wild Heart of Oz
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 67,500. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A young Texan is taken under the wing of the most outrageous characters in Crocodile Dundee country where he pursues the dangerous profession of "bull catching", capturing wild bulls and buffalos on the open range. Unlike pioneer Texans, the author, in bare feet, uses Toyotas instead of horses and throws them down by the tail instead of roping them. A one of a kind outback Australian adventure.
The Hitchers of Oz
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 73,240. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010 by Dr David Reiter. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
World famous actor Sam Neill and rap legend Chuck D rub shoulders with writers like J P Donleavy and Carmel Bird. Physicists, business leaders, publishers, political activists, soldiers, poets, athletes and comic book creators are brought together by their common experience of hitching a ride sometime in the past.