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Scotland Travel Guide 2012
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Scotland Overview Easy to discover and crammed coastline to coastline with terrific views, lovely towns and many historic and innovative attractions, Scotland is a remarkable destination. The country will knock your socks off with its rugged coast, and jaw-dropping vistas of imposing peaks and romantic lochs, along with its fiercely proud heritage and world-class society.
Budapest Unguided
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is not a guide book. This is a cheat sheet for navigating Budapest for people who don't like guide books.
2013 China Military and Security Report: People's Liberation Army (PLA), Space, Cyber Attacks on American Military, Technology, People's Republic of China Force Modernization, Taiwan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,400. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This important DOD report from May 2013 provides extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. In addition to the new 2013 report, this unique ebook compilation includes seven other DOD annual reports for the years 2006 through 2012.
Culture Briefing: Italy - Your Guide To Italian Culture and Customs
Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,520. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Culture Briefing: Italy provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Italian people. Whether traveling to Italy, working on a class paper or doing business with the Italians, you'll find Culture Briefing: Italy an invaluable resource.
Culture Briefing: India - Your guide to Indian culture and customs
Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,350. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Culture Briefing: India provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Indian people. Whether traveling to India, working on a class paper or doing business with the Indians, you'll find Culture Briefing: India an invaluable resource.
My Mauritius
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,450. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Holiday » Family
“My Mauritius” is a unique travel book narrated through a humorous first-person family experience with snippets of historical fiction and cultural insights from interviews with local personalities. The three strands are woven together to form the narrative, in brief and dynamic chapters that should not only interest the million tourists who visit Mauritius annually, but also the armchair dreamer.
The Mythological Japanese Tanuki
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Shintoism
The mythological tanuki was originally depicted as an evil and mischievous animal. After centuries of evolution, it has been turned into a lovable icon of luck and wealth. Tanuki statues are popular souvenirs of Japan.
Denmark Travel Guide 2012
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Denmark Overview Denmark is a secret utopia of tidy cities, picturesque countryside, efficient infrastructure and good public services, and is a country whose just fault is shortage of winter season sunshine. In terms of amusement, museums, festivals, architecture and shopping.
Culture Briefing: China - Your Guide to Chinese Culture and Customs
Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,280. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Culture Briefing: China provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Chinese people. Whether traveling to China, working on a class paper or doing business with the Chinese, you'll find Culture Briefing: China an invaluable resource.
Dispatches from the Peninsula: Six Years in South Korea
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Thousands of young adults pass through South Korea each year, teaching English in private schools that together make up one of the country's largest industries. Korea, long isolated by culture and geography, with a complex language and set of social mores, can be a difficult place to call home.
The Cotswolds - Not Just a Pretty Place
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » European
The Cotswolds is a region in the west of England famed for its wonderful scenery and gorgeous villages. This book is out of the ordinary because it describes in depth a selection of the most interesting places, many of which are unknown except to the conoscenti. It is the only written companion you need to get the best out of the area.
Itinerario magico in toscana dalla val d’arbia alla val d’orcia.
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: Italian. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Il viaggio che faremo è nelle terre a sud della provincia di Siena, percorreremo l’antica via Francigena, e visiteremo il lembo di terra che dalla Val d’Arbia giunge fino alla Val d’Orcia, dove l’arte, i paesaggi e i sapori della terra regalano sensazioni ineffabili, che lasciano il segno, tanto che avrete voglia di non andar più via o, quando sarete lontani il desiderio di ritornarci.
Salt and Emerald - a hesitant solo voyage round Ireland and the Irish
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 138,760. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Much more than adventurous travel, this book is an exploration of Ireland and her people, past and present. Observed with humour, sensitivity and insight, it is an engrossing account of encounters and experiences - astonishingly diverse - by a seasoned travelwriter. Everything from Dervla Murphy to the Mary Celeste. A journey packed with fact and anecdote that carries you along like the tide.
De nieuwe wereld van Peter Stuyvesant
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,030. Language: Dutch. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In heel Amerika hebben Nederlanders hun stempel op het land gedrukt en op vele plaatsen zijn tastbare herinneringen levend gehouden: tulpenfestivals en windmolentjes in de voortuin, aan Nederland gewijde musea, Nederlandse plaatsnamen, dijken en handgegraven kanalen. Dit boek is het verhaal van ondernemende landgenoten in het land van onbegrensde mogelijkheden. Rijk geïllustreerd.
New York buiten de gebaande paden
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,850. Language: Dutch. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lucas Ligtenberg kent New York als geen ander en weet dat de stad de wereld in het klein is én het centrum ervan. In die metropool leidt hij de lezer rond. Het is vooral een tocht door de geschiedenis en langs de mensen die de stad hebben gemaakt.
Carolina Blue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Carolina Blue is a collection of travelogs, stories and short essays taken from the author's journal about his time in the Piedmont area of North Carolina, as well as tales from his days on the road exploring the southeastern US.
Smart Guide Italy: Italian Islands
Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,660. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Smart Guide Italy explores the sights, sounds and flavors that make Sicily, Sardinia and islands in Tuscany, Campania and Puglia special. It includes historical overviews, details about major monuments, important local events, places to eat and sleep, practical information and directions for getting about each of the islands. Travelers will find everything they need for having a memorable holiday.
Back Roads of Spain
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 36,100. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Every year from 2000 till 2010 I rode to Spain on my Moto Guzzi V10 Centauro. This book is largely about my experiences on those journeys, but also includes articles on more general motorcycling and travel themes as well as life and the way we experience it. Unfortunately the e-book versions could not have all the 100+ sketches, maps and photos that the print version has.
A Scot Returns - A Journey from Bali to Skye
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 144,720. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The last of a trilogy, by turns comic and astonishing, of a remarkable five-year pilgrimage around the world. Travelling on foot, camel, elephant and public transport Scott slips, trots and lumbers through the cultures of the Far and Near East. He carries a notebook, a will to understand, a bent towards absurdities and…(ever the optimist)…a universal bath plug where there are no universal drains.
A Scot Goes South - A Journey from Mexico to Ayers Rock
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 136,680. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, 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.