Books tagged: expedition

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 23 results

Raising the Past (Origins Edition)
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,650. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A mammoth, flash frozen in solid ice 10,000 years ago is brought to the surface by a team of scientists. An act of sabotage frees the giant from its icy tomb and reveals the secret held inside. The body of an ancient woman, slides out of the mammoth’s belly. But it is not the woman that holds the team’s attention...it is the futuristic object she holds.
Theron and the Amazon
By
Series: Theron The Ghost, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,730. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This second book in the Theron series is an action/adventure story. In order to find a new source of alternative energy, Theron travels to the Amazon. There, he encounters all sorts of perils, dealing with them with his usual ghostly dispatch. Once again, the tale is spiced with comic relief and glib banter. Be on the lookout for Theron and the Baby in September.
Stick Riders
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
[Short Story] A larger-than-brains tale of rugged high adventure that lionizes two swashbuckling young explorers--tougher than biker gangers, more clever than sixty two percent of marsupials--as they straddle the unlikeliest of manly machines through the dry and deadly Australian Red Centre. A tale of men whose keen wits miss naught...and with glory.
An Incredible Journey: The Idlewild Expedition
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Hillbilly landlubber Ben Gray and his sons launched a 55 hp boat near their ranch in Alberta. 2,000 miles with portages and groundings to the Arctic Ocean. Then west past Alaska to the Bering St and turned back North and East through the ice choked NW Passage to circumnavigate the world in 2005. From hurricanes to pirates to being arrested to meeting lovely people, it was An Incredible Journey.
Arrows
By
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 68,420. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
How does a monk raised in a monastery deal with naked women and the atrocities of war? In 1566, Spain expands its dominion over the newly discovered territories not yet widely known as America. The many native nations of this new land pose no threat to Spain's superiority, despite the ferocity of their resistance...
Undermountain (The Undermountain Saga #1)
By
Series: The Undermountain Saga. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,590. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
On a hiking expedition in the Canadian Rockies . . . Two teens from different backgrounds have the encounter of a lifetime and must struggle to survive amidst galactic war.
Land Rover Adventures in Africa
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,300. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Land Rovers take you to the places others can’t reach and nowhere is this more true than in Africa. David Phillips shares his amazing adventures from the dunes of the Sahara to the desolate mountains of Lesotho and the wildlife-rich plains and swamps of the Okavanga Delta, driving vehicles ranging from vintage Series Is to the latest Discovery 3s. Don't travel to Africa without this book!
Matthew Alexander Henson: The First Man to Reach the North Pole
By
Series: 15-Minute Books ยท 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Matthew Henson was born in Maryland in 1866. As a boy he worked as a sharecropper. A sharecropper is a farmer, but they don't own the land they farm. They grow the food, then they share their crop with the landowner. Matthew's parents died when he when he was young. Matthew didn’t want to be a farmer, so he ran away to sail the seas. Find out how this choice led him to discover the North Pole.
The Lewis and Clark Expedition: An American Adventure (A History Just for Kids!)
By
Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Exploration & Discovery
Lewis and Clark were two of America's most fascinating explorers--but they were only part of a larger team. Inside these pages, you'll discover what started the expedition, what were the dangers, and most importantly: what was it like to be a kid during the expedition.
United States Human Expedition
By
Price: Free! Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
This is a review of the 'big picture' as it stands and covers the systematic flaws of the leverage over human need held by money. I discuss some viable options of ways to deal with social and economic inequality.