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Panama 1914
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,180. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012 by Ken Rossignol. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
PANAMA 1914 IS NOW BOARDING! Join this great voyage through the history of the Panama Canal, which is, one hundred years after its completion, on the eve of a new chapter in its spectacular history. From the early explorers, many seeking a critical water connection between two of the world’s great oceans to the determination of the best engineers of America, the BIG DIG finally opened for ships.
Apothesion of the Ocean
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Price: Free! Words: 23,590. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Three thousand miles of the Pacific Ocean, distilled into a wealth of poetry.
Island Between Times
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Series: Australian. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Bloodthirsty Pirates: World War II; an Island paradise, and a stolen Ruby with mystical powers makes a leisurely sailing holiday anything but. Alone and trapped on an island two children must find a way to save their parents before the Shah’s mystic ruby brings time back into order.
The Great Summer of Philosophy!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This story is brought to light within the court room of serendipity. This ocean-side experience places both Philosophy and Reality on one giant environmental stage. These two forces are soon put into their place by the power of nature. Each scene is weaved together with delightful bits of ongoing action and chunks of humor. Each reader will laugh at one giant act of youthful stupidity.
Signs Over the Pacific and Other Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,710. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Upper Rubber Boot Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this enchanting and sometimes gruesome collection of short stories, New Zealand author RJ Astruc tells several intertwined tales, about a whole cast of airship dwellers, Interpol agents, geneticists, mutants, holograms, and others living on the cutting edge of morality.
Treacherous Waters
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,890. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Elise is in trouble. The man she has been investigating is now stalking her. Running away, she flees to a secluded cove on the rugged Washington coast, where she meets Adam. Convinced that Elise came to him for help, he will help her, but only if she tells him the identity of the man who killed his fiance. Running out of time, she has to discover the identity of the man or die.
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.
Bula - An Englishman in Fiji
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You set the price! Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A series of short stories written by an Englishman who spent some time in Fiji. All the tales are based on true events, though the names have been changed to protect the innocent, as they say.
German Raiders of the South Seas
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,770. Language: Australian English. Published: October 19, 2013 by Chris O'Byrne. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
A remarkable story of how three German naval raiders disrupted British shipping across large swathes of the Indian and Pacific oceans between 1914 and 1917: the buccaneering crew of the Emden casting a shadow of fear over an ocean and even audaciously shelling Madras; the Wolf which, undetected, laid mines around South Africa, Australia and New Zealand, then kidnapped a merchant freighter;
Hidden Gold of Mu
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 31,290. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Grab your compass and come along with the crew of the motor ketch the Lady Dance. Be with them as they unravel the mystery of the lost continent of MU for a great adventure.