Books tagged: travel biography

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Journey to Guyana
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,090. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The author gives a vivid picture of the country's many-sided life: its multi-racial population and amazingly varied terrain. She describes her everyday domestic life in Guyana. She tells of adventure into the Interior and encounters with different races, analysing the problems which confront them. But behind all this she portrays a diverse people, full of resourcefulness, good humour and charm.
Living Beneath the Radar; A Nine Year Journey Around the World
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,920. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is the story of a young man who had a desire to travel and see the world. This nine-year journey gave him the opportunity to see our planet with different cultures and religions. The experience changed how he sees the world forever. Journey with the author and see what the world was like from 1970 to 1979.
A Last Chance Powerdrive Part 1 Gods on Tour and Dreaming in High Places
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Series: A Last Chance Powerdrive, Book 1. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 49,960. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
What do you do when you have run out of dreams? Start running until you find some more.... In October 2011, Benedict Beaumont was a worn out, burned out, bored and frustrated Secondary School Teacher. Desperate for change, he flew to Delhi, bought a Royal Enfield Motorbike and drove it to the Himalayas.
Long Road, Hard Lessons
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,030. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012 by Tinderbox Publishing Ltd. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
A father & teenage son cycle from Ireland to Japan. Physical challenges, border bureaucracy, health scares and traffic hazards were all anticipated. The conflict they faced, spending 24hrs a day together under such arduous conditions was not. On one level, a life-changing travel adventure, this book also takes time to look at the psychological journey made by parents and children. Maps include
Closed On Tuesdays
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Price: Free! Words: 49,090. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
Living the dream! For many Australians that dream is travelling around this great land of ours. How much better if we can take the comforts of home with us? That's just what my wife and I did. We bought a caravan to take with us on our journeys. Some people thought we were mad; others would have loved to be bold enough to do the same thing. Come along, strap yourself in and join us.
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.
Eighteen: In Cross-country Odyssey
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,440. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013 by John Guevin. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
At eighteen years of age Benjamin is about to graduate from high school when he decides to embark cross-country in a van in 2003. Benjamin journeys into the South, Midwest, and all of the way west to California.
The Impossible Takes a Little Longer
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 89,320. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This is a true account of an incredible journey across the world, driving a Land Rover. The year is 1957, and the intrepid Eric Edis has an expedition planned on scraps of paper.
Travel Tales of Michael Brein: My Best 100
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,330. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The best 100 personal travel tales of travel-adventurer, Dr Michael Brein, the world's first and only travel psychologist. Through harrowing close calls and hilarious mis-adventures in some of the world's most exotic cultures, Michael Brein examines the in-depth psychological netherworld behind travel. No one has written a travel book heretofore about the psychology of travel quite like this one.
Morocco - Without a Pit to Hiss In
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack and her husband Paul find excitement (and danger) in traveling through Morocco.