Books tagged: himalayas

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High Road To Tibet - Travels in China, Tibet, Nepal and India
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Overland adventurer John Dwyer has less than three months to cross China, Tibet, Nepal and India and he has a to-do list: drink snake blood, get smuggled into Tibet, and hike to Mount Everest. Join him on his epic trek from the Great Wall of China to the Taj Mahal and read about Asia's wildest and most fascinating regions.
Carol from the life of Isa Moore
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,090. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Carol is a journey to the Himalayan mountains near the Tibetan boarder in search of power-spots. On the way up,the road goes around cliffs two- thousand feet high for about sixty miles. The Indians say: " The spiritual experience on this Pilgrimage is returning alive."
The I Love Lukla Club
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lukla in the Himalayas is one of the most dangerous airports in the world. Follow a group as they dig their way out of a snowbound air strip. Experience a trek to view the high Himalayan peaks and meet the Sherpa people of Nepal.
The Betty G's Gold
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Series: Joe Lyons & Jimmy Carson, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,080. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
There was no name on the C-46 but the crews who flew the Hump called her the Betty G. The airplane was identified by a painting of a scantily clad female on the side of the nose. In 1944 the Betty G encountered severe turbulence and crashed into the side of a mountain---attempts to reach the site were futile. Rumors circulated that gold coins for Chiang Kai-shek's payroll were aboard the Betty G.
The Keepers of Himal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,580. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
The Keepers of Himal is a journey of discovery across Earth's highest mountains to the deepest valley of the soul. By finally deciphering Nature's message, Reid learns the nature of time, our relationship to Orb, and what lies ahead. It is time to take responsibility for our own existence. listen, and then decide.
Mountain Folktales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Folklore from the world’s highlands. Tales of lives spent in some of the highest spots on the earth, from the Himalayas to the Alps. One in a series of 18 titles on topics that range from Enchantment to Trickery; with Folly, Passion & Vice in between.
Leela’s Gift
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 52,450. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A luminous inner journey that uncovers highly relevant spiritual teachings including secret teachings of Buddhism and the Enneagram. Meditation and yoga offer practical paths to freedom from the often dispiriting and desperate quality of our contemporary lives. The novel intertwines Leela’s journey with modern philosophy and primal wisdom telling a story as old as the human heart.
Eccentric Explorers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,990. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Eccentric Explorers was Winner of the Biography category at the 2009 Indie Excellence Book Awards, California, USA. In this extensively researched book, the rich culture and history of Tibet are viewed through a rather special lens--through the eyes of ten wild and wacky adventurers, each bent on unlocking the strange riddles and secrets of Tibet.
The Dragon Ticket - A Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Presented with an extraordinary gift by an alien artifact high in the remote Himalayas, Michelle must learn how to use her new power, as nuclear war plunges the world into chaos.
Travels in the Tibetan World
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,070. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Travels in the Tibetan World was winner of a Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Award for Best Travel Book (2003). Extreme travel author Michael Buckley sets off on a decade-long quest to explore the bizarre Tibetan world. Join him for a remarkable journey--encompassing sacred realms and skulduggery, chats with the Dalai Lama, and rough trips over snowbound passes.