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Oedipus on a Pale Horse, Journey through Greece in Search of a Personal Mythology
By David Sheppard
Price: Free! Words: 214,800. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Anyone traveling to Greece should consider taking this book with them. It contains both archaeological and mythological information on most the major and some of the minor sites throughout Greece and the western coast of Turkey. Painstakingly researched and documented. It's a catalyst for the mixture of all the components of the existential traveling experience.
Russian Totality: Couchsurfing the Trans-Siberian
By Dhugal Fletcher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,560. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ever thought about crossing Russia from coast to coast using the Trans-Siberian railroad? Ever wondered what its like to live with people across Russia? Ever seen a Total Solar Eclipse? This is an exploration of Russia through permanent curiosity and an effusive sense of humour. Finding laughs, loves and learning is only the beginning as we work to uncover what it is to be Russian.
Travels in the Tibetan World
By Michael Buckley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,070. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Travels in the Tibetan World was winner of a Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Award for Best Travel Book (2003). Extreme travel author Michael Buckley sets off on a decade-long quest to explore the bizarre Tibetan world. Join him for a remarkable journey--encompassing sacred realms and skulduggery, chats with the Dalai Lama, and rough trips over snowbound passes.
Harmonic Highways
By Michael Abraham
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 115,450. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Motorcycling Virginia's Heritage Music Trail, The Crooked Road A rollicking, exuberant journey through the spiritual heart and soul of Appalachia in search of musicians, luthiers, promoters, artists, athletes, coal miners, and playwrights. This journey, told with passion, poignancy, and humor, will delight every adventurer, whether on two wheels, four wheels, or a living room recliner.
Slow Travels-California
By Lyn Wilkerson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,940. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The updated version of Slow Travels-California explores this State's history along the present and previous routes of U.S. Highways 40, 50, 60, 99, and 395. Come explore the rich and varied history of the Golden State. This guide provides in-depth information about historic sites, landmarks, and legends along California's highways. Maps and GPS Coordinates for listed sites are included.
A Traveler's Highway to Heaven: Exploring the History and Culture of Northern Spain on El Camino de Sanitago
By William Bonville
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 129,010. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The perfect travel companion that adds historical and cultural meat to the bones of the hiker’s El Camino experience for those who yearn to course El Camino de Santiago without handling the rigors of walking the 800 kilometer Way.
Jewels of French History Books, The Lauragais Story
By Hugh Nicklin
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 101,420. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Moulin Publications. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A new history book for France that examines the commercially and strategically important region of the Lauragais, sometimes known as the 'Land of Cockaigne' in reference to a time of Pastel and the flourishing cotton industry that once existed there.
Aegean Dream
By Dario Ciriello
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,230. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Panverse Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A true story set on the real 'Mamma Mia' island of Skopelos. Comic and tragic by turns, Aegean Dream is a story of love, resilience, and the power of friendship. - What’s it really like to live on a tiny Greek island? - Why is the Greek economy so messed up? - What IS ‘The Secret’? ...and how do mysterious skulls, Russian prostitutes, President Bush the elder, and Pierce Brosnan come into it?
Daun Village Among the Volcanoes in the Eifel
By George Lysloff
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,700. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In Daun, Village among the Volcanoes in the Eifel author George Lysloff gives us his reflections and musings on his life and times in Daun in the Rheinland-Pfalz region of Germany.
Lance's Travels - UK
By Lance Leuven
Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 125,280. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
With a few of beers coursing through his veins and an upcoming 30th birthday on his mind Lance felt the need for one last bout of foolishness, so the next day he quit his job and gave notice on his flat. His plan was to spend the summer months travelling the UK. Four weeks later he departed, armed with little more than an antiquated Ford Mondeo, an unreliable Sat Nav and a genuine 1980s caravan.
Chronicles of Nightmarch
By Duncan Stearn
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 367,800. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012 by Proglen. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This compilation of the columns of Nightmarch covers its beginnings in the Pattaya Mail newspaper in June 2000 and goes all the way through to its conclusion in the Pattaya One newspaper in September 2011. Almost unwittingly it provides an interesting social history of the growth of the nightlife scene in Pattaya in the first decade of the twenty-first century. This volume also includes items tha
The South African Story
By Ron McGregor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,310. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A collection of commentaries from one of South Africa's most experienced tour guides. The work covers history, legend, current affairs, politics, personalities, and much more. It was written in response to popular demand for a book that would provide visitors with a good background to the country, and a memento to take home after their trip. Includes maps and illustrations.
Slow Travels-Tennessee
By Lyn Wilkerson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,790. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the Tennessee edition of the Slow Travels series. U.S. Highways 11, 25, 31, and 70 are followed through the State, examining a cross-section for Tennessee and providing a wealth of historical information along the way. Reference maps and GPS coordinates for all listed points of interest are included.
Going Native In Murcia 3rd Edition: All You Need To Know About Visiting, Living and Home Buying in Murcia and Spain's Costa Calida
By Debbie Jenkins
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,080. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT THE MURCIA REGION! Full of useful tips straight from a British couple who now call this region their home. This third edition has been carefully revised and is packed full of 300% more information including all town guides and selected maps. Going Native in Murcia - the most comprehensive guide in print - is now even better.
Wondering into Thai Culture
By Mont Redmond
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,190. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012 by Proglen. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Wondering into Thai Culture by Mont Redmond Or Thai Whys and Otherwise New 2012 Edition A timeless work, first published as articles in The Nation and then printed as a book and reprinted several times.
Tracks Across Alaska - A Dog Sled Journey
By Alastair Scott
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 132,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Scotsman dreams of driving a dog sled across Alaska. Arriving there with no experience, he learns the hard way. This is much more than the story of that feat of self-reliance and endurance; it defines the deep bond between man and dog; it is a portrait of the land - beautiful, rich, empty, sometimes murderous - its history and the people who live there. And it has become a classic.
Malachite: A Journey in Africa
By Paul Marketos
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,250. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
No bribes! With this approach to driving a 30 year old Bedford truck across Africa, a very eventful 7 months unfolds. Malachite is an enthralling account of an overland journey from Cape Town to London, across the length of Africa. Written in a deeply personal style, the book takes the reader not only into the wilds of the central African jungle and the Sahara, but into the wilder group dynamics.
Travel Australia Guide
By Jodie Sievers
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.
Asphalt and Ink: The Peculiar Adventures of Traveler R.C.
By Richard Cox
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 103,610. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The author takes you with him on a series of drives across America. Among the stops: Fruita, Colorado, home of Mike the Headless Chicken; the boisterous streets of New Orleans; Monroeville, Alabama where he tries to find novelist Harper Lee; and The Old Manse where Nathaniel Hawthorne carved love notes to his wife on the windows. A whimsical tour of 21st Century America.
2012 Complete Guide to Iran: Authoritative Coverage of Iranian Nuclear and Missile Programs, Sanctions and Threat of War, Regime, Military, Human Rights, Terrorism, History, Economy, Oil Industry
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 449,760. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of Iran and its threatening nuclear weapon and missile programs with nearly a thousand pages of up-to-date information, featuring professional analysis and background data about the nation and its leadership.