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Sailing with Impunity: Adventure in the South Pacific
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Seattle couple sell their house, buys a sailboat, and sails 13,000 miles throughout the South Pacific.
At the Teahouse Café: Essays from the Middle Kingdom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,660. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Essay » Sociology
Chinese endure endless meetings at work and are required to keep their cellphones on 24/7 and pick up at once—or be fined. They live in a technological utopia while enslaved by time-worn structures of psychological control. Underlying the myth of a “New China,” as Cook reveals in this wide-ranging collection of essays, are the Middle Kingdom's numerous continuities with its past.
Trans Africa '62
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,110. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A non-fiction travel-adventure memoir of traveling through Africa from Cairo to Cape Town on a motorcycle in 1962. Witness first-hand a vanished Africa. Share the wonder of sleeping on the Great Pyramid, of traveling down the Nile, of climbing the Mountains of the Moon, of visiting remote villages, and of experiencing Africa's once abundant wildlife.
Asian Odyssey
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A glimpse into the cultural wonderland of Asia The stories in this book describe life in other worlds across the Asian continent where customs and cultures are far removed from our own. All describe places I visited and sights I witnessed such as the simple yet wonderful Lao courtship ritual, the cremations on the banks of the Ganges, and the Golden Triangle’s unique Opium Museum. Some tell of th
See You In Kirk Yetholm: Tales From The Pennine Way
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
The Pennine Way. The grandfather of walking trails in the UK. For over 60 years walkers have been drawn to its journey across wild and empty moorland, murky bogs, cloud covered summits and endless rain. Yet somehow it has a hypnotic charm that persuades people to walk it, even if they never intended to do so.
The LOS Diaries Part Three
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,680. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Twenty Years in South East Asia In this, the third instalment of “The LOS Diaries”, Mark Jones provides more experienced comment on the cultural nuances of a rapidly developing part of the world. Living the dream in South East Asia, the author once again mixes his own brand of laconic storytelling with humorous and insightful observations on the region. Expanding on his experiences in the area’s n
Sand in My Pants
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Fun romp around the world is the best description for this biographical journey of a scuba diver and her buddy/husband. Adventures and misadventures abound.
At Home on the Kazakh Steppe: A Peace Corps Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,860. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Just when her life felt right: new home, new grandchildren, and new career, Givens left it all behind and, with her new husband, joined the Peace Corps. Assigned to Kazakhstan, a country finding its own way after generations under Soviet rule, Givens must also find a way to be in a world different from what she expected. Will it be worth it?
New Zealand Travellers’ Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,480. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Travel information for locals exploring NZ or overseas visitors travelling to the country – this is the ultimate companion for discovering Kiwi activities, accommodation, transport, events and more. Packed with information about exploring the North Island and South Island of NZ.
From Barcelona - Stories Behind the City, Second Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,940. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Dubbed, “The Great Enchantress,” by art critic Robert Hughes, Barcelona was seducing visitors long before the city’s rise to a tourist hotspot following the Olympic Games in 1992. From Barcelona is a short story collection inspired by this cryptic city, its people and its buildings.
The Edge of Paradise: America in Micronesia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,200. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Oceania
In 1967 the Peace Corps sent P. F. Kluge to paradise - or so the American possessions in Micronesia seemed. His assignment was as noble as it was adventurous: to help the people of those half-forgotten Pacific islands move from old to new, so that paradise would have prosperity and freedom as well as physical beauty. He immersed himself in the lives of the diverse peoples of the islands.
London Travel Guide (3rd Edition)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,350. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
London has at least 10 palaces, 240 museums, 1600 churches, 53 monuments and 27 bridges across the River Thames, as well as countless other attractions. Barbara's recommendations for the best things to see and do in London will help you get the most out of every day of your stay, while her tips and local knowledge will save you time and money. Let's go!
Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) in Perspective - Orientation Guide and French Cultural Orientation: Colonial, Ethnic Fracture, Yamoussoukro, Abidjan - Geography, History, Military, Religion, Traditions
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,430. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Africa
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, and more.
Chasing Athens
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Suddenly dumped, a heartbroken American expat stays on in Greece, confronting culture shock, crisis, and the charm of Mediterranean men as she redefines the true meaning of home.
Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in Perspective - Orientation Guide: Geography, History, Cities, Economy, Society, Security, Military, Religion, Traditions, Mobutu Era, Congo Wars, Hazards
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of a unique guide produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
Side Trip to Kathmandu
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,820. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When travel agents Sidney and Jay are told they’ll be joining their wealthy friend Brooke on a luxury tour of India and Nepal where all the arrangements have been made already, they decide this job will be the easiest, ever. Then they discover the real reason for their hire: they must ferret out the traveler in this well-heeled group who is also a murderer. The third Sidney Marsh Mystery.
From The First Coast
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 83,810. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A second collection of essays and stories from north Florida
Before 1492, the Portuguese Discovery of America
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,020. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
BEFORE 1492 presents a compelling argument that decades before Columbus set sail from Spain, Portuguese mariners discovered Brazil while searching for a sea route to India. The evidence for this theory is a map now on permanent display at the Library of Congress. Baffling features of the map - called the Waldseemüller map - can only be explained by Portuguese discovery of America prior to 1492.
Indien Underifrån
Price: Free! Words: 86,070. Language: Swedish. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mina upplevelser i västra Indien 2013 och 2014 tillsammans med underprivilegierade människor som försöker förbättra sina levnadsvillkor. Samtal om familjelivets skiftningar. All konversation var på hindi. Jag har haft särskilt nära band med soparkastens folk (bhangi), men även bra kontakt med andra grupper i stad och by, slättbygd och djungelområden. Om utvecklingsarbeten i byar och städer.
Tour de Ireland (A cycling fan's ride around Ireland)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,870. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Tour de Ireland (A cycling fan's ride around Ireland) is the story of a cyclist's return to his native country. It is an attempt to re-engage with home and re-discover the ancient land of saints and scholars that is Ireland.