Books tagged: caucasus

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Beware the Dead Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
This powerful fast moving blend of recent history with the fictitious adventures of a British spy caught up in the war between Russia and Georgia over semi-independent Abkhazia is a thriller full of danger and suspense. Much of the action takes place against a background of trekking in the wilderness of the Caucasus Mountains. The conflict escalates when Georgia invades and captures Sukhumi.
Vagabond Shoes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,270. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
After a series of personal and financial catastrophes the author ran away for a year following in the footsteps of Victorian women travellers. Veering from France to Eastern Europe and the Caucasus, through India, California, Central America and Cuba, this is a wry look at life on the road from a woman who has been there, done that and usually couldn’t afford to buy the T-shirt.
Mameluke
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,990. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Following the death of his parents Amin decides to leave his familiar world in search of a new life. But as the First World War reaches its height, fate carries him farther from home than he ever imagined. After being betrayed Amin becomes embroiled in the politics and chaos of the collapsing Ottoman Empire. Forced to serve his political masters Amin holds on to the hope of one day returning home.
Elbrus By Any Means: An unconventional ascent of Europe's highest mountain
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 17. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: British English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mark Horrell boards a cable car at the village of Azau, a ski resort in the Baksan Valley on the southern side of Elbrus, the first of many forms of transport he takes across both summits as he traverses the mountain to its wilder northern side. This is the humorous account of an unusual ascent of Europe's highest mountain, and will appeal to anyone with a total disregard for cheating.
Flying the Storm
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Price: Free! Words: 104,620. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A sci-fi novel set in the near future, where the most common form of transport has become the aircraft. A vast aerial warship roams the skies above Eurasia, pirating and conquering. It has seized the Crimea - the most lucrative trade hub on the Black Sea. The story follows two merchant airmen as they try to escape its clutches, having accidentally murdered two of its crew...
The World's Religioons
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You set the price! Words: 11,870. Language: Russian. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
This book introduces relatively widespread world religions. They are presented in a very concise manner and without any commentary. The purpose of the book is to give at least rough information about religious teachings.