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Inside the Tortilla: A Journey in Search of Authenticity by Paul Read
Series: Radical Routes. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 1 review)
Who hasn’t dreamt of living in a warmer climate, amongst warmer people and in a country where food is given away for free? Forget the Spain of coastal ghettos, of sun-burnt socks, sandals and sangria. You have to look further inland to find the real country, you have to travel Inside the Tortilla.
Cape Town - A Photobook by Martin Peltz
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Martin Peltz looks for unusual and beautiful images of Cape Town that tell a story. These photo's were taken from 2007 - 2011.
Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life 2 -- Sentences Phrases Words by Hongyang（Canada）/ 红洋（加拿大）
Series: Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life -- Sentences Phrases Words, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel frustrated because you are unable to express yourself in Chinese? This 102 pages book covers 6 daily conversation situations: Eating, Interview, Phone Call, Inviting, Shopping and Vacation with a total of 400 sentences, 250 phrases and words.
2012 People's Republic of China: Military and Security Developments Annual Report to Congress, People's Liberation Army (PLA), Space, Cyber Capabilities, Earlier Reports to 2006 by Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 143,490. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This important DOD report from May 2012 provides extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. In addition to the new 2012 report, this unique ebook compilation includes six other DOD annual reports for the years 2006 through 2011.
2012 Essential Guide to Greece: Authoritative Coverage of Eurozone Crisis and Greek Economic Problems, Overview of All Aspects of the Nation and its People by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,660. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This guide to the nation of Greece includes comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis from the U.S. government, with information from the State Department and Central Intelligence Agency contributing to the up-to-date coverage.
Arab culture from an Arab's perspective Diwan Baladna by Ahmad Azaban
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Literary collections » Middle Eastern
A light and humorous--yet informative--look at Arab culture through an Arab's eyes.
Southern Spain: A Guide to Nerja & the Surrounding Areas by Peter Thurgood
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 51,810. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
My love affair with Nerja and this part of Andalucia stemmed from my business - selling and renting properties there. The more I visited the area the more I came to love it. I have tried to convey here the feelings that I got when I first visited this area. The feelings of freedom, of a strong nation with a sense of history and pride. Maybe also a feeling of nostalgia for a Britain long gone
Yes China! An English Teacher's Love-Hate Relationship with a Foreign Country by Clark Nielsen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Yes China! is a funny, self-deprecating, and brutally honest travelogue/memoir about teaching English in modern China. The author, an American fish out of water, shares a unique perspective on the Chinese classroom as well as what it's like growing up post Mormonism and how living abroad helped him overcome those insecurities.
Adventures of A Third World Shopkeeper by Adrian Reynolds
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Several years in the life of an English expatriate, married into the community and living life as a merchant in Tampico's central market. Wry observations, social commentary, political ranting and blunt honesty make this a refreshingly different view of Mexico, away from the crystal seas of Cancun and the bucolic ease of gringo retiree communes.
China or Bust! a rookie's guide to living and surviving in China as an ESL teacher by Lana Kerr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Lana, little travelled, staid, bored, was desperate for some excitement in her life. She and her husband stunned the family by going to China as ESL teachers. Read about the fabulous experiences they had travelling and teaching. This book also contains much information for anyone planning to visit China or go there to work, either as a teacher or in any other fiel
A Writer in Panama by James David Audlin
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 94,390. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An American who cannot afford to live in his own house escapes to Panamá. Finds himself in Heaven - a beautiful land with wonderful people - but finds corrosive civilization coming ever nearer this fragile alien world.
Survivors: The A-bombed Trees of Hiroshima by David Petersen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"Survivors", a pictorial journey into the heart of Hiroshima, describes and illustrates more than 50 sites with 75 treasured trees, shrubs, and groves dating from before the bombing on August 6th 1945. This condensed Smashwords version features a forward, introduction, postscript, and reference section, as well as translations of essays by the a-bomb survivor Tamiki Hara.
Ultimate African Travel - Morocco by Herbert Howard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Morocco is the essence of North African charm. Glittering Saharan deserts, snow-capped mountains and rolling green heartland, which drops down to the sparkling Atlantic and Mediterranean coastlines. Some of the subjects discussed in the book: Fez (or Fès), Marrakech, Oukaimeden, Ouirgane, Essaouira, Agadir, Asni, Toubkal, Casablanca, Merzouge, Aït Benhaddou, Rabat, Volubilis and Temara
The Number 11 Bus Tour of London by Ian Runcie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: British English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The 11 bus route is similar to the sightseeing tours. For the price of a Travelcard you can take this tour at your leisure using your smart phone or by printing the book. Included are: things to see en-route, walks and bus excursions to other London sights using the number 11 as a base and also advice about pubs and restaurants
Quelques jours a Cracovie by Agnieszka Kisiel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: French. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
"Quelques jours à Cracovie" est un guide actuel écrit par deux Polonais qui y vivent depuis des années. Connaissant à fond leur belle ville, les auteurs ont décidé de Vous aider à découvrir son ambiance unique. Le guide contient des informations essentielles sur les monuments, mais aussi sur les aspects pratiques de votre séjour, présentées d'une manière concise mais complète.
Smart Guide Italy: Genova and Liguria by Alexei Cohen
Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,690. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
Smart Guide Italy: Genova and Liguria contains information that helps travelers get the most from their trip to Italy. Along with essential facts about all of Genova's major monuments readers will discover great places to eat, sleep and enjoy Liguria. The guide covers: Portofino, Cinque Terre, Portovenere, Savona, Albenga, Sanremo and more.
Prayers in Stone: Nagasaki's A-Bomb Heritage Sites by David Petersen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,420. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » War
This condensed Smashwords version of Prayers in Stone provides an overview of about 200 of Nagasaki's A-bomb heritage sites. The entries are organized into a series of tours for the convenience of tourists actually visiting the city, and to give the general reader a sense of the layout and the proximity to the hypocenter.
Just Us Two: Ned and Rosie's Gold Wing Discovery by Rosalie Marsh
Series: Just Us Two Travel, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,490. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
An exhilarating journey of discovery, adventure, and fun as ‘born-again bikers’ Ned and Rosie discover long-lost family in Ireland, and explore France, Spain, Andorra, Italy, Switzerland, and Belgium on their Honda Gold Wing 1500cc motorbike. An inspirational true story of profound emotional experiences and challenges. Winner 2010 International Book Awards (Travel:Recreational)
Surviving Denmark on a bag of peach rings, and tips for enjoying travel to the oldest kingdom in the world by Tina Peterson Scott
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Photos, ratings, experiences, and over 30 tips on how to survive your own vacation.
A Daoist Journey into China: journal of a voyage into the interior by Joel Schwartz
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 85,630. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Taoism(4.00 from 1 review)
A study of the Chinese concept of the dao ('the Way'), this unusual book is set against a 10,000-mile unescorted trip through the China of the 1980s, tinkling bicycles everywhere--no cars, no high rises and a typical income of $20 a month--were the norms. On a meditational journey that took him to temples and monasteries, Schwartz seeks to describe the experience of meditation from the 'inside.'