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Iceland, Defrosted
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 79,630. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by SilverWood Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This is the story of one Englishman’s obsession with a half-frozen, roughly duck-shaped island in the cold north Atlantic.
Supper with the President
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Series: African Memoir, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
West Africa in the 1970s: volatile years immediately following independence brought the author in contact with a number of Presidents, Kings, Emperors, village and tribal chiefs and a succession of extraordinary people. Circumstances contrived to place him at dinner with four heads of state whose rule had immense impact, positive and negative, on their countries and on West Africa.
Puk Time - The people I met at the Puk
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
Puktime - The People I Met at The Puk is a series of short stories from young Australian entrepreneur Jonathan Nichols (Mr. John).
Yes Thailand! A Bittersweet Second Attempt at Teaching English Overseas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,620. Language: American English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Yes Thailand! is one part memoir, one part travelogue, and five parts humor, tying together funny stories from Nielsen's childhood with the amusing obstacles inherent to working and living in Thailand. Written as a series of interconnected essays, Yes Thailand! covers everything from the humid weather to the Thai language, holidays, public restrooms, ladyboys, and visas.
Hint of Secrecy
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 68,630. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Hidden north Norfolk on a bike; a ramble around the secret side of this English county, looking at its pubs and poets, priories and puritans, its ghosts and ruins and including100 links to useful websites.
Marseille Travel Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Marseille is the star of European culture in 2013, being elected the European Capital of Culture. Learn what's new this year by reading the chapter dedicated to Marseille-Provence 2013 events. Marseille is the place where guests will be greeted with a wide range of special cultural events and hundreds of stories about the past of one of the largest ports in Europe.
Follow Your Dreams - The Voyage of the Southern Cross
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Michael C. Neitzel along with his wife Christel and their son and daughter spent close to two years sailing from British Columbia through the wonders of the South Pacific Islands to Australia in their 36-foot sailboat Southern Cross.
A Last Chance Powerdrive Part 4 Walking in the Footsteps of a Buddha
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Series: A Last Chance Powerdrive, Book 4. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 51,730. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Leaving his motorbike Ambliss behind in Kathmandu, Benedict treks through the mountains of Nepal to Everest Base Camp. It is journey that will take him to the most extreme landscapes, both inside and out, and will lead to realisations that will change his life forever. 'Walking in the Footsteps of a Buddha' is the final part of 'A Last Chance Powerdrive'.
Bombs and Butterflies: Over the Hill in Laos
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Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Jo Carroll knew too little about Laos when she stepped off the long boat in Huay Xai. Did you know that Laos is the most bombed country in the world? She didn't. Yet the sight of a flock of butterflies, rising again and again to flutter at sunset, reflect the courage of Laos and her people as they pick themselves up and dares to share their secrets.
Hurry on Sundown
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is the tale of many attempted entries into Burma to meet the people living life in political oppression. Unfortunately, the two visas that were granted came with limited timeframes. The first one barely allowed a whistle-stop tour of basic city centers, where we saw what they allowed us to see. Next up, a visit to the Three Parallel Rivers region of Yunnan Province, China, bordering North-Eas
They Tore Down the Russell Hotel - A Story of Change in Small Town Mexico
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,320. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
La Peñita de Jaltemba, Mexico is a community in transition. It’s a town where you still might see a woebegone donkey tied in the back of a rusting pick-up truck right across the street from a ritzy, new Italian Restaurant. This collection of funny, and sometimes moving, short stories follows the adventures of two retired Canadians as they try to adapt to this very different way of life.
Monaco Travel Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,300. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A place that seems taken out from a fairytale, Monaco charms with attitude and elegance. Often considered a little arrogant of a city-state, Monaco proves every step of the way that it has a strong reason for its arrogance.
Cannes Travel Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,500. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Cannes Travel Guide will help you find the most important details about museums and historic buildings in the city. Also, you can find out everything about the story of the annual Film Festival and legends of the Lérins Islands. To complete your experience in Cannes, we added a small bonus guide dedicated to two neighboring towns, Antibes and Juan-les-Pins.
Ride the Wings of Morning: Letters to and from Africa
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A conventional English girl arrived in South Africa, to help a friend run horseback safaris on a game reserve in the Northern Transvaal. It was 1992. There were yellow road signs declaring "Dit is die Volkstaat". Sophie had heard of "biltong" but knew nothing of Afrikaans culture.
From Laptop to Mountaintop
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This is a tale of my trip around the world. I have seen things that I haven't seen before, and explored places that I haven't ventured. I hope that these stories will inspire those who have longed to travel and go on expeditions but couldn't to explore the uncharted land called our world.
WWOOFers’ Handbook: A Down-to-Earth Guide Book for Volunteering
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The "How To" for WWOOFers: seriously practical advice for anyone wanting to achieve goals (seeing the world, extending visas, learning a language, living with the locals) by exchanging their labour for food and lodging. "WWOOFers' Handbook" teaches you the shortcuts and alerts you to pitfalls, with good advice on how to avoid them.
Smart Guide Italy: Southern Cities
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Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,940. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Smart Guide Italy: Southern Cities is a practical guide to six of Italy's most exotic cities. It features useful background and sight information for travelers who wish to discover the monuments and mysteries of Naples, Palermo, Bari, Lecce, Potenza and Reggio Calabria. It is packed with advice and tips that will help newcomers and veteran travelers get the most from their visit to Southern Italy.
Hidden North Norfolk
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Price: $4.55 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Around North Norfolk looking at the unexpected side of this famous area; its less known monuments, its intriguing churches, its pubs and poets, its history and hammer beams, its fonts and folklore, pulpits and priories, famous phantoms, archaeology and more pubs, and linking to over 150 interesting websites.
The Yukon Queen
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,990. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
In July 1999 the good ship Marie Anne sailed from Rotterdam, bound for the USA. On board this creaking cargo ship were Rob Godfrey and two Citroen 2CVs. This voyage was the first leg of an epic journey to Prudhoe Bay, on the shores of the Arctic Ocean, a journey that took Rob Godfrey and Jose Oostveen 8000 road miles across North America.
Bland Bybor I Västra Rajasthan
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Price: Free! Words: 42,110. Language: Swedish. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Självbiografisk berättelse om vänskapsrelationer och kulturkrockar i Indien mellan 1977 och 2008. Min kontakt med byliv och växtodling i enkla genuina miljöer, där man klarar sitt vardagsliv genom strävsamt arbete. Med små marginaler och många att försörja. Vad familjerna gör för att säkra sin framtid. Hur samhällsförändringarna påverkar deras tillvaro. Samtal med byborna om deras livssyn.