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Letters From Zimbabwe
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: Australian English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Quite different from many stories about Africa where loss of optimism and courage is echoed in laments about the violence, the dirt, the boredom, and the barren land scorched by the fierce sun, Kara takes a refreshing stance towards her new home. She derives her energy from writing letters to her best friend Hannah and from nature and people she encounters on her frequent travels through Zimbabwe.
Moroccan Fish & Seafood Cookery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Specific ingredients / seafood
A short collection of fish cookery recipes that highlight the key styles and techniques of Moroccan fish cookery from tajines to grilling and beyond.
Classic Moroccan Soups
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » African
The classic Moroccan soups are hearty dishes, wonderfully nourishing and flavourful. This short guide covers the main soups of Morocco from Harira to Tadeffi and also some more whimsical soups such as watermelon soup prepared in the manner we serve it at the boutique hotel Dar Les Cigognes in Marrakech.
Moroccan Sweet Pastries and Breakfast Cakes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Courses & Dishes / Pastry
Here are a handful of recipes that teach you the basics of the most important pastries and breakfast cakes in Moroccan cooking--Cornes de Gazelle, M'Hancha, Rghaif…learn how to make them from scratch in steps that have been taught to thousands of participants in our cooking classes over the 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
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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
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 Light Of Love
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 31,060. Language: British English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Responding to the yearnings of the people of East Africa for His grace, Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba made a divine visit to that place by leaving Mumbai on 30th June, 1968. Sri. N. Kasturi, who was one of the fortunate few to have basked in His divine sunshine during that visit, has brought out this booklet, 'The Light Of Love'.
Seychellen Reiseführer
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 28,490. Language: German. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Die Seychellen mit ihren 115 Inseln, sind ein Paradies auf Erden, wo jede Insel, die anderen Inseln an Schönheit überbieten möchte. Hier in diesem Buch werden nicht nur die Attraktionen von den »Inneren Inseln« (Granit-Inseln), und den »Äußeren Inseln« (Korallen-Inseln) vorgestellt, sondern es wird beschrieben, wo man Tauchen oder Segeln kann.
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.
The Road To Kakuma
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The visit of Next Level Generation Performing Arts Company visit to Kenya in September 2007. Supporting children and youth in Kenya through performing arts and humanitarian assistance. The team from Australia was lead by Ps Robyn Kassas.
The Little Baobab: A Toubab in Africa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,240. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A compilation of articles from the popular Little Baobab site. Simon Fenton relocated to Senegal and has been building a guest house against a back drop of floods, snakes and interfering witch doctors.
A Travellers Diary Through Egypt - Terrorism Wasn't In The Sales Brochure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,740. Language: Australian English. Published: November 5, 2013 by Student Scribbler. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
That long awaited overseas destination that you had dreamed of visiting for many years can present more than you had bargained for. Exotic safaris in locations glamorised in many Hollywood films over the years can suddenly turn what was part of a script writer's drama into a real life threatening experience....
The Knowledgeable Lion: Poems and Prose by the Unfeeling Doctor in Africa
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
I yearned to visit Africa. Instead, I finished my medical training, got married, and had kids. Then my teacher friend, Becky, said, “My school is going to South Africa. You could come.” This is a short book of poems, mixed with occasional prose, about my travels in South Africa and Swaziland. As a tourist, instead of as a doctor. As the African proverb says, “Travel teaches how to see."
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.
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.
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.
Africa - An Essay
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The ‘flame’ trees that lined the only road from Nairobi city to Jomo Kenyatta airport whizzed by as we drove past. Occasionally, a giraffe or impala stood out in the dusk, silhouetted against the setting sun, and a strange tugging at my heart made me want to stamp my feet and yell out “No!..." A Review "Sinha writes with fluidity, candor, as well as surprising layers of complexity..."
Ride the Wings of Morning: Letters to and from Africa
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A conventional English girl arrived in South Africa, to help a friend run horseback safaris on a game reserve in the Northern Transvaal. It was 1992. There were yellow road signs declaring "Dit is die Volkstaat". Sophie had heard of "biltong" but knew nothing of Afrikaans culture.
Around Kenya
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A fun tourist book covering major Kenyan cities and towns. Written in a style befitting leisure/business travel, the book will tell you where to rest in the evening, where to have a cool drink plus a dance if you like. 15 towns in total including the capital Nairobi, Mombasa and Lamu among other towns, all spread around Kenya.
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.