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Horse & Dog Adventures in Early California: Short Stories & Poems
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Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013 by Karl Beckstrand. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Animal, nature, and outdoor stories (mostly autobiographical) set in the early 20th Century when people worked--and were sustained by--the land.
True Tales of the Roper's Escapades
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 26,740. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Greg McElveen. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Terrific sequel to "Fair Chase and Other Tales." Inspiring adventure survival stores of dog sledding on dangerous ice bogs in Alaska and plunging through; Alaska survival in -70 degree weather; Lochasa River Rapid rescue of a blind man in Idaho; Rescue of an unconscious man hanging perilously on a steep ledge in Colorado and much more. For all ages.
Disappeared Without a Trace, Vol I: Amelia Earhart
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 34,210. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Amelia Earhart was one of the most well known and admired woman of her age. She lived her dream, however, at a dangerous time, when flight was in its infancy, and simple. The round-the-world flight was to be Amelia’s last and most spectacular flight. When Amelia took off on that fateful day of July 2, 1937, she had no way of knowing that it would be the last day of her life.
Voyages Through Life: The Story of John Dunlop Allison
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Price: Free! Words: 50,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The true adventure story of life at sea in the 19th century, of wars and wives, of gold fever and greed, of death and disease, of storms and shipwrecks all over the world. John Dunlop Allison appears to have written his memoirs in 1909, as he approached ‘the allotted life of man, three score and ten’, which were discovered and transcribed over 100 years later by his great-grandson.
Terrorism Malala and Swat
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Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A book inside a true story of current army operation and th insurgency of taliban in the valley true stories of the people who faced a life threatening trauma of their lives . This book will change your entire perspective.
Meet Amelia Earhart: An Illustrated Biography of Amelia Earhart. For Children 8 Years Old & Up.
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Series: Meet Famous People, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Looking for an inspirational hero to introduce your children to? Amelia Earhart is surely a great choice! "Meet Amelia Earhart" was written for kids age 8 & up (Grade 3 & up). With colorful illustrations, this biography focuses on how Amelia Earhart shows us that seemingly unreachable “dreams” can be accomplished if you're willing to keep working hard until you reach whatever goal you have set.
Bigfoot in New Jersey: The Garden (State) Variety Sasquatch
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Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 25,040. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013 by Pine Winds Press. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
In this book WR Matts documents 68 recorded sightings from all across the Garden State. In addition, he provides three comprehensive reports about his own research. Matts explains his personal methodology and his encounter with one eight-foot creature at the Godfrey Bridge Campground in the Pine Barrens. Other chapters discuss how studies of Bigfoot are evolving.
Buffalo Bill's Wild West
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You set the price! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From the Autobiography and Monologue of the Honorable William F. Cody, aka. Buffalo Bill and his amazing Wild West Show comes this great story of the true life adventures of buffalo bill, See how he grow up and experience one of his wild west shows first hand.
Self-Publishing Experience and Tips for New Indie Authors
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Series: Personal Journalism, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Discipleship Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book is a guide on how I got started with zero dollars and made a hundred dollars. The question is not ‘how long does it take’ but how did I started.
Nomad
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,720. Language: Australian English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
An exciting novel, non fiction, about the establishment of an aviation company in Papua New Guinea in the post independence era. Jealousy of the existing operators and a Company Secretary endeavouring to wrest control from the founder provides a story of conflict, determination and intrigue. The result of which keeps the reader in suspense from cover to cover.
Sacajawea: Lewis and Clark Interpreter and Guide
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Series: 15-Minute Books ยท 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Many people have heard of Sacajawea and how she helped to lead the Lewis and Clark Expedition. But many people have not heard of her life before or after this time. Sacajawea had a very hard life, and she died young. Find out about the life of the 17-year-old girl who helped to lead Lewis and Clark to the Pacific in this 15-minute biography.
My Personal Journey of Discovery
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Series: Personal Journalism, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013 by Discipleship Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1960 my parents moved from Nairobi in Kenya to Cape Town, and I enrolled at the University of Cape Town, with Zoology and Botany being major subjects
Queenie, Letters from an Australian Army Nurse, 1915-1917
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,100. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Queenie is the evocative, moving and at times entertaining story, told through her letters home, of a young Army nurse’s perceptions of the events, people and places she experienced during the cataclysmic years of the First World War. Queensland’s youngest hospital matron at the age of 25, Gympie-born Edith Florence Avenell, usually known by her nickname Queenie, enlisted in the Australian Army Nu
Adventures in Filmmaking
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 96,140. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Peter Rowe has made over 200 films and filmed movie stars, exploding nature, wild animals, features, documentaries, television series, politics and pop culture all over the world. He has now told the best, funniest and most entertaining stories of his long career in his book "Adventures in Filmmaking". “A must-read for anyone fascinated by the entertainment industry."-Jeff Willner, Traveledge
D-Wack's Last Ride: The Story of Derek Harr
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Price: Free! Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A short story about a short kid.
Serendipity on the Water
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 21,340. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of short stories, essays and poems about journeying to Southeast Alaska for a seasonal job and remaining for twenty-six years. I connected deeply to this far-away land finding adventure along every trail hiked, every fjord sailed.
Folie A Duex ( Madness of 2 People)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,500. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Due to mitigating external circumstances, Joe and Helen are forced to travel the world at short notice. A packed Suitcase; passports and cash are always at hand. Throughout their travels they come into contact with 'Off shore' Bankers, Illegal drug manufacturers and an array of colourful bedfellows all of which beggars the Question: will the relationship survive?
Regrets - Maybe Just A Few
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 122,260. Language: Australian English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
After a normal adolescence; equally adept in the classroom and on the sporting fields, Murray moved out into the world with a feeling that whatever needed to be done, he could do it or at the very least he’d give it a try.
Bongo, Bongo, Bongo - Life in the Belgian Congo during the 1920's
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Bruce Alexander Kilgour. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The adventurous spirit of the early European pioneers in Africa is faithfully captured through these descriptive memoirs. Photographs included. Here's something for those who like to take a trip down memory lane, especially when that lane is a jungle lane and you are surrounded by hundreds of bright, hungry eyes on a dark night. An African gem.
Larger Than Life: The Exploits of the Miner and Adventurer David E. Buel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Mariner, soldier, prospector, sheriff, legislator, Indian agent, politician, town founding father, mining district developer, mining magnate, bon vivant, civic leader, philanthropist, explorer, businessman, promoter…. David E. Buel did it all in his lifetime.