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A Journal of a Trip in Southern Africa
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Price: Free! Words: 22,810. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A new genre in books: Reality Journal writing. This ebook includes word for word transcription from the author's notes including descriptions and drawings of her trip through Southern Africa. This Journal was merely a collection of memories to share with family until friends started asking for copies.
Desert Drive: A zine about crossing the Sahara
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Price: Free! Words: 40,120. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of a 2011/2012 road trip from Spain to Gambia, part of the Plymouth-Banjul Banger Rally. In it, I talk about all kinds of stuff: Western Sahara separatism, the Chinese mafia in Nouakchott and the slippery 'fixers' we dealt with along the way. There's also a poo story. I don't talk all that much about cars because I don't understand them, but I do talk about how I tried to learn.
The Sinai Bedouin: a photographic journey
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Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Sinai is a barren and inhospitable - but very diverse and stunningly beautiful - desert wilderness inhabited by nomadic Arab tribes, the Bedouin. Most of them are from the Arabian Peninsula originally, arriving in several waves before and after the Arab conquest. The Bedouin are now at a crossroad. This little ebook shows glimpses of their life and natural environment through 40 images.
Easy Travels in South Africa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the latest release of the popular Easy Travels in South Africa guidebook, completely revised and updated in March 2012. The book is aimed at independent travelers who want to plan their own trip online and save money in the process. It is written from the perspective of a South African who has traveled extensively throughout the country.
Cape Town - A Photobook
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Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Martin Peltz looks for unusual and beautiful images of Cape Town that tell a story. These photo's were taken from 2007 - 2011. The Cover and Page 3 show photo's of a temporary exhibition that was erected on Sea Point Beachfront by Sculptor Marieke Prinsloo Rowe called " Walking The Road." The sculptures are no longer on Sea Point Beachfront.
The Snowy Mountains of Egypt
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Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
The news of snow in Egypt and across the Middle East made headlines in the media in late 2013, and many locals saw snow for the first time in their lives. Unknown to most people, however, there is a place in Egypt that receives snow every year: it's the Sinai High Mountain Region around the town of St. Catherine. This free ebook presents rare photos of snow in Egypt, taken during the last 5 years.
A Is For Africa
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Price: Free! Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
If you don't know your Aye-Ayes from your Ostriches; Kony from Mobutu; Somali pirates from Zulu warriors,then this is the book for you. A is for Africa the ultimate A to Z guide to the world's most captivating continent. A is for Africa offers all that is the weird, wonderful, and fascinating about the landmass best known for being shaped like the head of a T-Rex
Egypt: A New Adventure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A sudden trip to Egypt changes my perspective of not only my life, but the entire world and it's history.
Msomi and Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,960. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Tales of the African Bush, recounting the incredible highs and devastating lows that occur when running a game-lodge in Africa. In the company of an incredible man, my life at the lodge was an experience second to none.
The World’s Biggest Cycle Race
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Series: Steve's Here's How 2!. Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
A keen cyclist and interested in the world's biggest timed cycle race? Find out the inside story here...
Hallo Sagen auf Swahili
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: German. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Swahili
Sang- und Klanglos lässt dieses Buch dir wissen dass"Jambo" nicht "Hallo" auf Kiswahili bedeutet. Egal, wie viele Male Sie vielleicht gehört haben, dass"Jambo" "Hallo" bedeutet. (Ehrlich gesagt, kann "jambo schon Hallo heißen, aber mit einer Menge von Einschränkungen). Einfach gesagt, können Sie nicht wollen dass Ihre (fehlende) Kiswahili Kenntnisse deutlich werden wenn man mit einem Einheimische
A Photographic Tour of Egypt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
I have tried to show a different perspective with my 40+ photographs of the places that I visited. See such things as how the pyramids of Giza really look close-up, a "stepped" pyramid older than those at Giza, some of the stunning art work and carvings in the temples, view of the Nile from the Aswan ("High") Dam, the beauty of the Nile north of the Dam, and the glibness of a bazaar vendor.
Yovo: Experiences of West Africa
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Kiana blogs her experiences living for 6 weeks in Togo (West Africa) and working at an orphanage. Her experiences -- and Africa -- come alive. Her insights are amazing; everyone should read this. She describes beauty, misery, joy, problems, learning and growing, frustrations, and understanding. See kianafrick.com. This book is 25 pages and all royalties will be donated to African orphanages.
A History of the East African Coast
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,650. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This book tells the history of the East African coast from ancient times to today, from the slave markets and clove plantations of Zanzibar, to the stone towns of the Lamu Archipelago, to the fight for control of Mombasa and its great bastion, Fort Jesus. It tells the stories of Zanzibari sultans, Swahili merchants, Portuguese explorers and Christian missionaries in an epic story of 4000 years.
OurTour Guide To Motorhome Morocco
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book is for anyone thinking about taking a motorhome trip to Morocco, on a budget! Based on the first hand experiences of the authors on their own tour of Morocco, the guide gives details of the practicalities of getting into, around and out of Morocco in a motorhome. It also highlights things to watch out for, places to shop and reviews locations to stay.
Culture Briefing: Morocco- Your guide to the culture and customs of the Moroccan people
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Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Culture Briefing: Morocco provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Moroccan people. Whether traveling to Morocco, working on a class paper or doing business with the Moroccans, you'll find Culture Briefing: Morocco an invaluable resource.
Healing Rhinos and Other Souls: The Extraordinary Fortunes of a Bushveld Vet
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,550. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
Healing Rhinos and other Souls tells the story of a pioneering wildlife vet in the South African bushveld. It is a story of love and life; of nature and adventures; of humour, passion and understanding. It is a story about a man who was simply himself all his life, the story of a life well lived.
Exploring Morocco: Highlights of Rabat, Casablanca, Marrakesh, Fes and Tangier
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Morocco is a country rich in culture and history. Nothing compares to its beautiful scenery, which includes everything from white sandy beaches to the majestic Atlas Mountains. From my recent trip to this enchanting country in North Africa I’ve learned to appreciate Morocco’s past, besides learn about life here. This article also contains photos, traveling tips and life in modern Morocco.
Supper with the President
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Series: African Memoir, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
West Africa in the 1970s: volatile years immediately following independence brought the author in contact with a number of Presidents, Kings, Emperors, village and tribal chiefs and a succession of extraordinary people. Circumstances contrived to place him at dinner with four heads of state whose rule had immense impact, positive and negative, on their countries and on West Africa.
A Bucket of Warm Water
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,500. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A small village in Central Africa which promised adventure lured us from Canada. Flying medavac flights over uncharted jungle and teaching English to highly motivated teenagers - what could be better? The promise was fulfilled and much much more. But at the end, deep in the jungle, we were saved by the very people we had come to help.