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A Historical Tour of the Holy Land
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,630. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Hebrew Scriptures, First and Second Temples, Canaanites – Israelites, Assyrians – Babylonians, Greeks – Romans, Christianity – Judaism – Islam, Crusaders – Mamelukes, State of Israel. You will meet them all, and more, on the pages of A Historical Tour of the Holyland as you tour from event to event in the history of this small piece of land nestled between Egypt and the Fertile Crescent.
Naked Bologna Pocket City Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,960. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Bologna still lacks tourist queues yet it boasts abundant art treasures, ancient architectural gems, medieval walls, dizzying towers, fabulous porticoes, gorgeous curves and geometrical lines cutting wonderful patterns across regal palazzi and traditional red-roofed buildings. This updated 2014 city guide includes unvisited, lesser-known places throughout Bologna with online links to video guides.
Your Health Guide for the Indian Subcontinent
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 93,990. Language: British English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
'Your Health Guide for the Indian Subcontinent' is a practical user-friendly book offering tips on prevention of health risks, along with advice on how to tackle common problems; whether at home or travelling within the subcontinent. This book is essential for Local citizens, Domestic tourists, visiting and returning NRI’s, Inbound tourists and Expatriates living in the subcontinent.
The Independent Guide to Disneyland Paris 2014
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
Plan your next trip to Disneyland Paris with The Independent Guide. This up-to-date guidebook written by a former Cast Member (park employee) will help you plan your trip from start to finish, give you insider tips and even give you touring plans which will slash the time you wait in queue lines, and save you a lot of money along the way.
Anchor Wat & Cambodia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,350. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Tips and advice to save you money and make your trip to Angkor Wat & Cambodia go smoother. Note, this book is not a guide to the different temples, but a guide to help you prepare for your visit to the temples and Cambodia, or possibly move to Cambodia. Information for visas, visa renewals, accommodation, temple passes, transport, shopping, and more are given
Bosnia and Herzegovina in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Society, Military, Religion, Serbs and Croats, Sarajevo, Tuzla, Zenica, Mostar
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,680. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Bahrain in Perspective - Orientation Guide: Geography, History, Economy, Society, Security, Military, Religion, Traditions, Manama, Muharraq, Hamad Town, Riffa, Al Khalifa Era, Oil, Sectarian Balance
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,540. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This unique guide produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Bahrain, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters.
Azerbaijan in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Azeri Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Society, Security, Military, Religion, Traditions, Baku, Mingacevir, Naxcivan City
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Azerbaijan.
27 Days a Pilgrim on the Camino de Santiago de Compostela
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Price: $7.76 USD. Words: 75,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Despite quadruple heart bypass surgery, hospitalisation due to a complete mental breakdown after losing his younger son to chronic diabetes, and being plagued by self-doubt at having to walk 25 kilometres per day for an entire month, 64 year-old Australian author Michael Thornton sets out to trek the iconic 800km Camino de Santiago de Compostela pilgrimage across northern Spain.
Foreigner In My Own Backyard
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,110. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travis Casey returns to his Motherland after two decades in England. Re-estabishling himself as an American is not as easy as he thought, but funnier than anyone imagined.
Infidelity Gun Running & Other Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
An interesting collection of fact and fiction; fourteen short stories drawn from the author’s vast treasure trove of memories gathered during a lifetime in aviation. The subjects are many and varied, and are not all confined to aviation. There are a couple from the Cold War; a gun running incident in North Africa; and several about infidelity, and the like, involving the airline industry.
Sophie, Rice and Fish
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Price: Free! Words: 70,830. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Stuck in a job he hates, madly smitten with a woman two decades his junior, racing helplessly into middle age and living in a world where vodka and orange juice is considered breakfast food, Mark Hill quits his job and moves to a small town in Southern Portugal. To see photographs of the people and places mentioned in "Sophie, Rice and Fish" visit http://www.sophiericeandfish.weebly.com.
Two Pensioners and a Porsche - The German Alpine Route and Beyond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: British English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Two Pensioners and a Porsche is a journal with photographic and video content compiled during a twenty two day car journey accross the Continent of Europe. The purpose of the journey was to explore The German Alpine Route, some 450 kilometres of alpine scenery from Lindau, Lake Constance Bavaria to the infamous Eagles Nest at Berchtesgaden. The journey then continues via.several countries Beyond.
As I Walked Out Through Spain in Search of Laurie Lee
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Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by SilverWood Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One man's search through Spain in the footsteps of writer Laurie Lee.
Every Day Above A New Horizon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,410. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
John Davison sets out to recreate Robert Louis Stevenson’s 1878 journey across the south of France. Meeting kind, generous people (interspersed with the occasional idiot whom even a saint would want to throttle), battling bad weather and equipment failure, never losing his sense of the absurd, John heads through the hills towards journey’s end: the golden city down on the plain.
Cruise Virgins … Bajan Lovers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,530. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
Thinking about a cruise, but can't make up your mind? A lot of people are in the same boat, as it were. So Frank Rawlins, the man who brought you 'Holiday Of A Lifetime ... Never Again!' – the story of two sixtysomethings who set out to conquer Peru and Machu Picchu – goes to the Caribbean in search of paradise. Will he and the redoubtable Mrs R find it?
A Primer for Pilgrims
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Series: Soul*Sparks, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,860. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This concise nonfiction eBook sets out key pilgrimage principles learned over the millennia, and also relates true stories of epic and important North American pilgrimages unfolding in our era. A pilgrimage is, of course, a journey, not only outward to a faraway place, but also, inevitably, inward toward spiritual growth, and to help maintain the balance of our land, our planet, our lives.
Wake Up Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Wake Up Time is the, often very graphic and anecdotal, story of a personal journey through remote areas of Australia’s Outback. In addition it offers an analysis of the confronting, sad, scary and puzzling situations of Indigenous Australians in remote communities. It seeks answers to the question why billions of dollars have not solved this humanitarian problem.
A Thailand Diary Volume 1 January - June
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,930. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A virtual look at Thailand and the Thais through the pages of a diary. You will meet, from the comfort of your armchair, real Thais. From bankers to farmers, from rich to poor. From the very young to the very old. Read the exploits of people like Bancha, Banjawan, Dao, Weelai and Sawat. You'll get to know them as if you know them in person An authentic view of the country and its people.
The VISTA Alaska Letters
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 32,440. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Graham Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
I arrived in Alaska in July 1969, accompanied by my wife Suzie, as a VISTA Volunteer. A few days in Anchorage were followed by several weeks of Yupik Eskimo language training at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. This training was offered to those of us who had been assigned to Yupik villages.