Books tagged: train travel

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Journey from Venice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,280. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Venice has long been one of the most intriguing cities on earth. Once the leading seaport of the Mediterranean it now is one of Europe’s busiest tourist cities. Everybody loves Venice. This is the story of a couple who went to Venice in search of history, romance and a little adventure. They ate in tratttorias where mainly Italians eat. They then caught the Venice-Istanbul Express to Turkey.
Run From A Hanging
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,930. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
J.P. Daily was waiting to be hung for several citizens had been killed during the robberies that him and his gang had committed in New Mexico. While waiting, on a circuit judge to arrive, he came across an opportunity to escape. On the run, he holed up in a place to keep from freezing to death, and another opportunity came his way. He had a chance to change his life around and become law abiding.
Following Marco Polo's Silk Road
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,150. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The book, Following Marco Polo’s Silk Road, is a personal account of a couple’s journey as they follow the footsteps of the legendary traveller, Marco Polo. As independent travellers, they explore the lands and the people along the mythical Silk Road. This is a graphic account about the lives of the people that they met along the way.
Following Josh
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by f/64 Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
From Beijing's hutongs to the "always undefeated" city of Warsaw, follow Josh along with author Dave Norman as they explore the Far East and Eastern Europe by rail. Whether drinking with nomads in Mongolia, dining with locals in Seoul, or exploring Russian paintball combat with a "retired" Soviet arms dealer, Norman's blend of humor and history makes the adventure come alive.
Taking the Eurostar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A comprehensive guide to travelling on the high-speed train connecting London with Paris and Brussels through the Channel Tunnel
Rejoice On The Rails
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,690. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012 by Rejoice Marriage Ministries, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Love & Marriage
Rejoice on the Rails is Bob Steinkamp's second "travel" book. This time we accompany Bob as he leaves the pavement behind and takes to the iron rails that still stretch across our great land. Triggered by the sights and sounds of train life, Bob shares his thoughts on marriage and relationships, and a full life in Christ.
Northern Pacific Railway Directory Fargo, North Dakota 1896-1916
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
My eBook consists of small bios of Northern Pacific Railway Employees in Fargo, North Dakota from 1896-1916. The biographical details includes ancestral information on each person who worked for N P Ry in Fargo. The e-book is pertinent to individuals who are railway enthusiasts. It is also a fine resource to learn more about Fargo, ND/Moorhead, MN history.
A Scot Goes South - A Journey from Mexico to Ayers Rock
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Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 136,680. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Here is the sequel to Alastair Scott's highly acclaimed Scot Free, describing the next two years of his five-year odyssey, this time in Central and South America, Australia and New Zealand. He writes with the same infectious brio as in his first book, a photographer's eye enriching the writer's, seizing with delight upon the egregious and eccentric, the larger-than-life that turns out to be life.
1880 Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Directory Topeka, Kansas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
The Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad was completed to Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1880. I have used ancestral records to compile an employee directory for A.T.& S.F.R.R. for Topeka, Kansas. The directory lists titles of railroad workers, their family members, and where the came to Kansas from. The publication will be useful for students of railroad history and those doing family ancestry profiles.
The Silent Isle
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Adele has always enjoyed her solitude...until her strongest connection to the outside world disappears. With strange dreams and feelings prodding her toward that lost connection, she must decide whether to stay in her comfortable, lonely home or break free and discover what awaits her outside. This captivating retelling of Alfred, Lord Tennyson's poem "The Lady of Shalott" makes you wish for more.