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Farthest North: New Annotated Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,590. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nansen's "Fram" expedition was an attempt by the Norwegian explorer Fridtjof Nansen to reach the geographical North Pole by harnessing the natural east–west current of the Arctic Ocean. In the face of much discouragement from other polar explorers, in 1893, Nansen took his ship "Fram" to the New Siberian Islands, froze her into the pack ice, and waited for the drift to carry her towards the pole.
Terrance Talks Travel: The Quirky Tourist Guide to Antarctica
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Antarctica is the end of the world but the beginning of an amazing adventure. Everything you need to know about traveling to the South Pole is included in this reference, including how, when, why, and where. There are dozens of phenomenal photos, maps, and trivia. The author reveals tips for making the most of your journey, including what to expect and how to prepare for it--and much more!
Terrance Talks Travel: The Quirky Tourist Guide to Ushuaia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Ushuaia, "The Southernmost City in the World", began as a penal colony but has morphed into an adventure destination, as well as the departure port for most Antarctica cruises. Highlights: End of the World Museum, Tierra del Fuego National Park, Beagle Channel cruises, casino, dance club, the southernmost lighthouse, southernmost golf course, the southernmost ski resort, and more!
Alaska Sampler 2014
Price: Free! Words: 49,640. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Anthologies » General
The Alaska Sampler features pieces of fiction, memoir, biography, and humor from ten of Alaska’s finest authors. Together they reach beyond media stereotypes to lay bare a primal land that can’t be packaged or staged, an Alaska that will linger in your imagination long after you’ve finished reading.
Scot Free - A Journey from the Arctic to New Mexico
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,170. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The first in the trilogy describing Alastair Scott's epic five-year journey around the world, much of it wearing a kilt. On and (sometimes very far) off the beaten track, he brings the unusual and the eccentric vividly before our eyes, giving many an unforgettable portrait of people with whom he shared, for brief moments or extended periods, his own delight in humanity in all its forms.
Tracks Across Alaska - A Dog Sled Journey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 132,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Scotsman dreams of driving a dog sled across Alaska. Arriving there with no experience, he learns the hard way. This is much more than the story of that feat of self-reliance and endurance; it defines the deep bond between man and dog; it is a portrait of the land - beautiful, rich, empty, sometimes murderous - its history and the people who live there. And it has become a classic.
As the Ice Melts: Letters from Antarctica
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
I had the privilege of spending the 1985-1986 summer in Antarctica and these are the newsletters sent to my family and friends while I was “on the Ice.”
Ultimate Island Travel - Greenland And Iceland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Iceland – “The Land Of Fire And Ice”…… Greenland – “The Land of the Greenlanders”…… Two very beautiful and unusual places to see.... Some of the subjects discussed in the book: When To Go To Iceland, Main Towns In Iceland, Things To See And Do In Iceland, When To Go To Greenland, Largest Glaciers, Main Towns In Greenland, Things To See And Do In Greenland, Festival Of Snow Sculptures etc.
Hit the Town Fabulous: How the Urbane Single Girl Lives Swell & Without Much Cash in Iqaluit
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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For those adventurers or armchair travellers intrigued by Canada's Arctic. Moving to Iqaluit fabulous is within easy reach. Come move on up! (2010 edition)