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Tales of H
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 143,020. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A humorous travelogue of the Americas as seen through the eyes of "H", a British Contract Engineer who spent forty five years meandering around the world, catching the idiosyncrasies and weird differences of the varied peoples he encounters along the way. H is an optimist and was a survivor, out on the edge of life where few went
Seven Steps from Snowdon to Everest: A Hill Walker's Journey to the Top of the World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,030. Language: British English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Mark had been an ordinary hiker who had only read books about mountaineering. When he signed up for an organised trek in Nepal with a group of elderly ladies, little did he know that ten years later he would be attempting to climb the world's highest mountain. Funny, incisive and heartfelt, his journey provides a refreshingly honest portrait of the joys and torments of a modern-day Everest climber
Finding Home: An American's Journey of Life and Love in the West Indies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
At the age of nineteen, biology student Chuck McAllister left behind his comfortable but uninspiring suburban life to seek adventure, clarity, and some kind of meaningful existence on the Caribbean island of Trinidad. There he met Suvali—clever, bright-eyed, and raven-haired—and his life changed forever. This is the story of McAllister’s eleven years of living, loving, and a little bit of science,
India Shattering the Illusion: The Birth of New Nations
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,670. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Of the Six major faiths Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, Sikhism and Shintoism. Hinduism information is the poorest.Since the end of British rule in 1947, India has declined into the largest failed state in the history of nations.
Accidental Aid Worker
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 150,690. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Accidental Aid Worker is the travel memoir of the adventurous Sue Liu who stumbles into voluntary aid work in the wake of the 2004 tsunami during the civil war conflict in Sri Lanka. This is a moving and real account of one woman’s drive to survive and support others.
Requiem for a Vagabond: Middle Aged in the Middle East
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,570. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
At age 40, English Teacher X makes a major life change. He leaves behind a world of debauchery and drunkenness in Russia, and takes a job in the strictest Islamic Kingdom in the Middle East. His life suddenly full of sunshine, sobriety, and an adult-type salary, he finds himself content. But things rarely run smoothly in the world according to ETX, and soon he finds himself adrift again ...
Historical Gems of the San Francisco Bay Area
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,870. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Whether you are a visitor to the San Francisco Bay Area or a long-term resident of the area, it’s not uncommon to focus on the major, well-known attractions and overlook lesser-known sites that offer more local flavor and background. This book lists over 220 historical sites and museums from all eras of California's rich history.
Tourism Geography in Russia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 161,350. Language: Russian. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Книга "География туризма в России" посвящена территориальной организации туризма в России, размещению рекреационных ресурсов, туристской инфраструктуры, условиям и особенностям развития туризма в различных районах страны. Впервые в географической литературе подробно охарактеризованы туристские зоны федерального значения. Книга может быть рекомендована всем, кто интересуется туризмом в России.
198: How I Ran Out of Countries*
Price: $6.98 USD. Words: 160,400. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Gunnar Garfors is the youngest hobby traveler to have visited all 198 countries in the world. The globetrotter has deftly woven his experiences together into a story that takes the reader on an emotive ride and establishes a connection with him and his quest. Expect outrageous tales grouped in original themes, complete with own chapters for every country.
Lying for a Living
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,390. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
New to Cancun, Rick J. Pons is lured into working for a Timeshare, there he learns to lie, cheat, trick and deceive, discovering how treacherous, and ungrateful the people involved in the Industry really are, since backstabbing and betrayal are part of the daily job.
Vasele de Croaziera: Viata ascunsa de pe un vas de croaziera
Price: $2.29 USD. Words: 144,740. Language: Romanian. Published: June 21, 2015 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Subiectul tratat in carte este despre viata pe un vas de croaziera, cu bune, cu rele, pe scurt... dincolo de usile inchise, volumul 1. Spaga, santaj si mafie, rasism dar si iubire. Faze comice de ambele parti, pasageri si echipaj. Info de asemenea cum, cand si unde sa mergi intr-o croaziera. Lectura placuta. Prosperitate si Dumnezeu sa va binecuvanteze!
In Search of Simplicity: A True Story that Changes Lives
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 136,490. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Reading like a page turning novel, In Search of Simplicity is the author's true, exciting and serendipitous journey through the wilds of Papua New Guinea, the Himalayas, around the planet and into the heart of life guaranteed to change the way you see the world. This inspiring travel adventure provides a gateway into a life of deeper meaning and simplicity for every reader.
A Beautiful Woman in Venice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,140. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Libraries of books have been written about Venetian history and men’s roles in shaping it. But little is written about the women. From writers to orators, courtesans to composers, you’ll read their stories in A Beautiful Woman in Venice. Boat racers, artists, glassmakers, and the first woman to earn a university degree all overcame obstacles to achieve greatness. It's time to redefine their beauty
China Teaching Behind the Great Firewall & Other Inadvisable Things in a Country Shaped Like a Chicken
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,700. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
An irreverent and often satirical armchair adventure about teaching English in mainland China by a woefully overeducated former lawyer and part-time university music lecturer and teacher.
Geography of Foreign Tourism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 170,620. Language: Russian. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Книга "География зарубежного туризма" посвящена географии туризма в различных регионах мира. Рассмотрена ситуация с развитием туризма в мире в целом, а также в некоторых странах Европы, Азии, Африки, Северной и Центральной Америки, Южной Америки, Австралии и Океании. Книга будет полезна туристам и всем лицам, интересующимся туризмом.
Turtle Tushies in the Land of Banana Beer, A Peace Corps Memoir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,880. Language: American English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A newly married Texas couple with great teeth join the Peace Corps to teach fish farming among the friendly, hard-working people of Burundi. Grappling with motorcycles, banana beer, bugs, frogs, charcoal-spewing imbabulas, mud, tons of rain, falling down, getting up, political uncertainties, language and cultural barriers, they work with courageous farmers, and learn we are all One in the heart.
The Bicycle Diaries: My 21,000-Mile Ride for the Climate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,880. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Environmental researcher David Kroodsma bicycles from his front door in California to the tip of South America, gaining unique insights about climate change along the way. Selected as a Shelf Unbound Notable Book of 2014 and a finalist for both the Montaigne Medal and Forward Review’s IndieFab Book of the Year.
A Journey of Pride: From Mauritius to Melbourne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,280. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Gay and lesbian
When his older brother asks him if he is gay, Jacques is first stunned by the question. Soon after he’s come out, Jacques leaves behind the idyllic island of Mauritius, and embarks on a journey of self-discovery. This is a poignant story of resilience and hope. Despite the challenges, Jacques finds fulfilment, happiness and success, living the life he wanted.
Two Nuts In Italy
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 126,430. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
How did a fifty-six-year-old mother find herself in bed with a strange Italian? How did she survive riding in a car for five hours with a psychic who claimed that she was the devil? What happened when she looked out the window of the moving train to see her daughter clinging to the side? Two Nuts In Italy recounts these nutty adventures and many, many more. Taste, smell, see, and hear Italy!
Tourism in the Countries of Europe
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 231,290. Language: Russian. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Книга "Туризм в странах Европы" посвящена географии туризма в странах Европы. Рассмотрена ситуация с развитием туризма во всех, без исключения, странах Европы. Книга адресована всем тем, кто интересуется странами зарубежной Европы, их туристскими возможностями. Книга будет полезна туристам и всем лицам, интересующимся туризмом.