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Wild Foods of the Desert
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,010. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Outdoor cooking
Local eating at its most natural. This book was written in hopes of unveiling one of America's best kept secrets - delicacies of the desert. The high and low desert areas of the southwestern United States provide a cornucopia of solid foods ranging from succulent fruits to rich nuts; spicy seasonings to exotic meats, juicy berries to tangy vegetables.
Meatloaf - Quick, Easy & Budget Friendly
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
Today's economic crunch calls for creative meals. Meatloaf is not only tasty and nutritious, but easy to prepare. Here’s 20 Best of the Best Top 20 meatloaf recipes from Chef's Secret Vault like (Cheesy Apple & Oat Meatloaf, Old South Meatloaf, Curried Meatloaf, Guy Approved Meatloaf, Italian Lovers Meatloaf, Mexican Meatloaf & Much More). Add some treasured recipes to your personal collection.
Arches National Park: Where Rock Meets Sky
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010 by Park Partners, Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
Arches National Park is one of the most popular national parks in the Southwest. This guide provides the visitor with all the information needed to fully appreciate the beauty to be discovered here. Award-winning author Nicky Leach provides the reader with an eloquently written tour of the park and its many attributes.
Mesa Verde National Park: Life-Earth-Sky
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010 by Park Partners, Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
First brought to the attention of the world in 1888, Mesa Verde has astonished and mesmerized countless visitors ever since. Spectacular cliff-side and mesa top dwellings reveal centuries of pre-columbian culture. Susan Lamb's evocative essays reveal and explain the story of this fascinationg American treasure.
Bryce Canyon National Park: The Desert's Hoodoo Heart
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010 by Park Partners, Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
Often humorously referred to as:"A hell of a place to lose a cow," Bryce Canyon National Park preserves one of the most astonishing landscapes in the American Southwest. Here the forces of erosion have sculpted a landscape that is among the most unique on all the world. Naturalist-author Greer K. Chesher delights the reader with her examination of this landscape's creation.
Firepower
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,050. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A thriller for our times! Veteran author Steve Brewer pits a hitman against Big Oil in the action-packed thriller FIREPOWER. Bob the hitman is sent to bump off a Silicon Valley scientist who's invented a new hydrogen fuel cell. Alice Porter's invention will stop global warming, but will also make oil obsolete. Soon, Bob and Alice are branded as terrorists and running for their lives.
In Love with Flying
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,100. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Flying with and without an engine. In this engaging memoir, Kenneth Ford does more than provide tales from his fifty years of piloting light airplanes and gliders. He explains the kinds of lift that keep gliders aloft, the idiosyncrasies of "tail-draggers," the art of landing in a crosswind, and more. Adding to his own story, he crafts loving profiles of other aviators whom he met and admired.
Taos Soul: Love Stories, Heroes, and Wild Adventure
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,960. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"It was Friday afternoon, and the post office was full of Indians..." From the opening sentence, you know you're in a different world. Part memoir, nature writing, black comedy, confession, and journal of spiritual discovery, Taos Soul is a collection of 62 true stories about life in an old adobe at 7,000 feet in northern New Mexico from 2005 to 2010. (See Buffalo Lights book for earlier years)
Holding to the Light
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010 by UCS PRESS. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Award-winning poet Mary Hanford Bruce explores her awakening consciousness and shares her pain and insights she experienced both in the United States and in the Third World. The original print edition was published after her two years as a Fulbright Scholar in Cameroon, Africa. She is known for her ability to say much in a few words, whether it is showing sorrow, lonliness, pain or wonderment.
A Trick of the Eye
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Price: Free! Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
What would you do if you were lost in the desert? Can two people from hostile cultures overcome their differences? This is a story of survival, love and destiny.