Books tagged: bordeaux

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Gems of Travel from the Baltic to the North Atlantic
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 15,790. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
An account of a 2010 journey by Holland America cruise ship to the Baltic and North Atlantic with shore excursions in England, Denmark, Estonia, Russia, Finland, Sweden, Holland, East Germany, France, Spain, Belgium, and Guernsey. Many colored photographs by th authors are included.
Palate Press: The online wine magazine, The Best of the Press, Volume I
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,000. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2010 by Palate Press. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine
Palate Press launched in September, 2009. Since then more than 100 different writers from around the world, including Dan Berger, W. R. Tish, and Mary Ewing-Mulligan, have contributed more than 800 stories on everything wine, from simple reviews to complex discussions of the science of wine. In this book we collect the most loved stories from our first year for wine lovers everywhere.
Of funerals, weddings and other parties
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The third of the series of Fleeting Moments that takes the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living.
Portraits of France
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 189,300. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Portraits of France is part memoir, part journalism, part history, part gastronomic adventure. An intensely personal tour of a France not found in guidebooks. From Heloise and Abelard to Lafayette to DeGaulle, from the guillotine to an 1806 Chateau Lafite, from lungbusting Tour de France climbs to the still pockmarked terrain around Verdun to a World War II concentrtion camp in the Pyrenees.
Palate Press: The eMagazine, Wine Reviews 2011
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by Palate Press. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Beverages - Wine & Spirits
The Palate Press Wine of the Year, 44 Palate Press Wines of the Week, and more than 300 wine and spirits reviews from around the world.
Palate Press: The eMagazine, Volume 3, December 2011
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011 by Palate Press. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Beverages - Wine & Spirits
Wine, food, and travel stories, including "Digging for White Gold: Truffle Hunting in Piedmont," "Putting Your Best Oak Forward: Diversity in the World of Barrels," and more, plus wine reviews.
The Philter
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Price: $2.15 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
"The Philter" is a dual-language edition of "Le Philtre," Stendhal's brief tale of a young Spanish woman's inexplicable passion for a circus rider from Naples. Both the original French tale and the newly translated English version are hyperlinked to facilitate swift navigation from one language to the other.
Treachery in Bordeaux
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,590. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012 by Le French Book. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Strange things are happening at the Moniales Haut-Brion wine cellars in Bordeaux. Who would want to target this esteemed vintner? World-renowned wine specialist turned gentleman detective Benjamin Cooker and his sidekick Virgile Lanssien search the city and the vineyards for answers, uncovering mysteries lurking in the shadows of prestigious estates.
Le Pas de l'Empereur
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,910. Language: French. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Fiction historique se déroulant en Gascogne au XIXe siècle, sous Napoléon III. L'essor de l'ère industrielle n'épargne pas la campagne qui doit abandonner définitivement son mode de vie agro-pastoral en vigueur depuis cinq siècles. Témoignage du chamboulement de la vie quotidienne des Landais sur fond de trafic d'influences et d'accaparement des maigres richesses.
Going Bare!
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Price: Free! Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
I have always wanted to try naturism and in August 2012 I got my wish as my terrified wife and excited kids joined me as we went to a naturist resort in southern France for a few days. This book offers a light-hearted look at our first family holiday in five years, when I persuaded them to go bare in public for the first time.