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The Morphine Dream
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 143,490. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Don Brown dropped out of high school, put a promising baseball career on hold to join the Marines, when an accident smashed his knee and left him wheelchair-bound. Doctors said he’d never walk again. But while on morphine drip in surgery, Brown dreamed he’d graduated from Harvard and walked across the USA. He goes to do both! This book celebrates hope for those who need to reboot their lives.
Teneriffa für Fortgeschrittene
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,850. Language: German. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In diesem Buch stellen wir Ihnen die besten Attraktionen der Insel Teneriffa vor, in Fakt es sind über 270 verschiedene Attraktionen! Wo die besten Strände sind, die schönsten Orte, und wie man dort hinkommt. Aber auch attraktive Märkte, Museen, Wassersportparks, und viele Attraktionen, die Sie in normalen Reiseführern nicht finden werden.
Rhodes - A Notebook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,540. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Little more than a stone’s throw from the Turkish coast, Rhodes was the final piece in the jigsaw of what is modern Greece. The island has changed its clothes so many times throughout history that it can be difficult to pin down what best reflects its character, and herein lies the Island’s charm. This is the third ibook about the Greek Islands by bestselling author and journalist Richard Clark.
Somewhere in the Northwest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Contained within these pages are more than thirty of Wilkins’ favorite stories collected from thousands of miles of travel, with subjects ranging from a red rooster that captured the heart of a town a man who defied a volcano, from a desert cave that reveals ancient secrets to an underground city that shelters the homeless, from a herd of goats that predict the weather...
Just One Cornetto: London to Sicily in a Small Motorhome
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Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 113,050. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Just one Cornetto is the delightful story of Keith and his wife Gail’s six-month, 11,000-kilometre winter journey round Italy including Sicily and his addiction to cream or chocolate filled cornetti. Who can resist encounters with Tony Blair’s friend; a ninety-year old boar hunter; or a local trying to get planning permission and being offered ‘help’ by a well-known organisation?
Around the World in Eighty Blogs
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Series: The Blogger Series. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Around the World in Eighty Blogs is a selection of the best earlier posts from Peter Blakeborough's Blog. The topics are wide-ranging, some serious, some humorous, and come from many different parts of the world. This is Peter Blakeborough's eighth book and many of the posts express opinions that may be controversial and give rise to vigorous debate. The author welcomes comments and reviews.
By Ship, Train, Bus, Plane & Sometimes Hitchhiking
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,080. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Veteran travel writer Walt Christophersen chronicles his experiences as he journeys around much of the world in the 1960s and 70s, with an emphasis on getting from one place to another. He hops across the Pacific visiting dozens of islands between Tahiti and Yap, sails down the Amazon and travels mostly overland from Beirut to Tokyo, witnessing Afghanistan at peace and Vietnam at war.
A Temporary European
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,390. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
What it was like to live and work as an American reporter in Europe in the mid-1980s, covering stories for a weekly PBS TV newsmagazine. Assignments take author Walt Christophersen to the Normany invasion beaches and Dresden to cover wartime anniversaries. He also confronts gypsy pickpockets in Paris and tracks down Sherlock Holmes in Switzerland.
Allano's Travels in Mexico and Guatemala
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Price: Free! Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Where to go and what to do in Mexico and Central America is explained by travel writer Allano from Australia. The budget traveler and backpacker will find this travel guide helpful. Armchair and senior travelers will be inspired to visit Latin America whilst they are still sprightly.
A Life Without Borders
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,440. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Would you risk it all for a dream? Carla and Dan quit their jobs, sold their house and possessions and took their two children on a 4 year adventure. The family escaped the boundaries of their stress filled life by sailing the Caribbean, backpacking through South America and an RV trip across America. They found love laughter and know they will always be stronger when they are together.
Rambling Man Walks The North Downs Way: Following the pilgrims from Farnham to Dover
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Andrew Bowden was unemployed and getting tired. Tired of looking for jobs. Tired of thinking about what to say for interviews. Tired of visiting the Job Centre to justify why they should give him some money. Tired of sitting in front of the computer all day waiting for that elusive offer of gainful employment to appear. Tired. So very tired. So he went for a walk on the North Downs Way.
The View From Here
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
The View from Here came about as a result of writing letters to elderly friends who were unable to travel themselves. Sitting every evening writing to them I was opening windows for them to be with us on our travels to see what we had seen and were seeing and share some of our pleasure in the life we were able to lead,
A London Cabbie's Year
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Series: Earlswood Press London taxi books ยท Earlswood Press Life Stories. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,330. Language: British English. Published: September 5, 2013 by Earlswood Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
Taxi! The word is called every day in every town and city in the world, because there are taxis, and of course taxi drivers all around the world. But London's taxi drivers are unique, and have a great reputation. Veteran London cab driver Mick Rose tells what it is like to drive a taxi, a traditional London 'black cab' today
Ironwork of Savannah
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
"Savannah's ironwork communicates to us in a language as clear as any spoken or written tongue. Bootscrapers advise of the poor conditions of the roadways of their day; a lamp-post explains how the city was illuminated; a chimney-crane or a cauldron tell how people cooked their food." --From "Ironwork of Savannah"
One More Mountain: Road Warriors Explore America
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Sartoris Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
These are the stories of individuals who crossed America, sometimes under harsh conditions, to spotlight individuals with disabilities, share memories of loved ones, or help those in need. This book is a celebration of strength. Of ordinary folks doing extraordinary things with their lives.
Savannah: The New Century Guidebook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,650. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Whether you're George Washington or Meg Ryan, Clint Eastwood or Julia Roberts, Billy Bob Thornton or The Lady Chablis, you'll love Savannah's old, oak-shaded boulevards, her striking array of ironwork and classical architecture, her quiet parks, towering history, bustling Waterfront, and Old South ways.
The Taste Of Essex
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,760. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A divine book of secrets, right from the heart of Essex. Find out the parts of Essex you had never envisaged, from deep in the beautiful countryside, and follow Ron Mullenger as he gives you your own personal guided tour to the county. With recipes from succulent pork, to sweet pies.
I Speak of Ghana
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Series: Ghanaman Musings, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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I Speak of Ghana is an honest journey of deft oration replete with the sounds, smells, sights, frustrations, triumphs and the mundane – everything that makes the Ghanaian experience finds its way into this book. Nana Awere Damoah performs an insightful examination of the heart of the matter. Narrated with humor, the book is Nana’s eloquence at its best.
Mongolia: Travels in An Untamed Land
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 134,870. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
For seventy years Mongolia was all but closed to the west - a forbidden country, shrouded in darkness. Jasper Becker had long dreamed of exploring the sweeping land that lay just beyond China’s Great Wall and when communism disintegrated, he finally did. Setting out from Kublai Khan’s capital, Beijing, Becker was one of the first westerners to cross the border tracing the course of Yellow River.
A Traveler's Highway to Heaven: Exploring the History and Culture of Northern Spain on El Camino de Sanitago
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Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 129,010. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The perfect travel companion that adds historical and cultural meat to the bones of the hiker’s El Camino experience for those who yearn to course El Camino de Santiago without handling the rigors of walking the 800 kilometer Way.