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One Young Fool in South Africa by Joe Twead & Victoria Twead
Series: Old Fools. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016 by Ant Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Who is Joe Twead? Where did he come from? What happened before Joe met Victoria and they moved to a crazy Spanish mountain village? Dark, funny, and often magical, Joe vividly paints his childhood memories despite constant heckling from Victoria at his elbow as he writes.
This Is Africa: A Dream Chaser's Odyssey by Dashiel Douglas
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,720. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The True Tale of 7 Countries, 4 Arrests, 3 Name Changes, 2 Escapes, 1 War, a Terrorist Attack and an Entertainment Pimp. This honest and engaging memoir provides a rare and insightful glimpse into the reality of life in Africa. 'This is Africa' takes the reader on two dream chasing quests, which the author artfully weaves into one uproarious and unforgettable story.
The South African Story - 3rd Edition by Ron McGregor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,290. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Ron McGregor is one of South Africa's most experienced tour guides. The South African Story - 3rd Edition is a collection of his commentaries, delivered in Ron's inimitable raconteurial style. For those who want a deeper understanding of the country they are visiting - but don't want to invest in a library - this is the single book that has it all.
Turtle Tushies in the Land of Banana Beer, A Peace Corps Memoir by Anita Pauwels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,880. Language: American English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A newly married Texas couple with great teeth join the Peace Corps to teach fish farming among the friendly, hard-working people of Burundi. Grappling with motorcycles, banana beer, bugs, frogs, charcoal-spewing imbabulas, mud, tons of rain, falling down, getting up, political uncertainties, language and cultural barriers, they work with courageous farmers, and learn we are all One in the heart.
Trans Africa '62 by Neville Williams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,110. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A non-fiction travel-adventure memoir of traveling through Africa from Cairo to Cape Town on a motorcycle in 1962. Witness first-hand a vanished Africa. Share the wonder of sleeping on the Great Pyramid, of traveling down the Nile, of climbing the Mountains of the Moon, of visiting remote villages, and of experiencing Africa's once abundant wildlife.
Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) in Perspective - Orientation Guide and French Cultural Orientation: Colonial, Ethnic Fracture, Yamoussoukro, Abidjan - Geography, History, Military, Religion, Traditions by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,430. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Africa
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, and more.
Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in Perspective - Orientation Guide: Geography, History, Cities, Economy, Society, Security, Military, Religion, Traditions, Mobutu Era, Congo Wars, Hazards by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of a unique guide produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
Rainbow Nation Navigation - A practical guide to South African cultures (revised edition) by Logogog
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
With 11 official languages and an abundance of cultures, interacting with South Africans can be very complicated. Rainbow Nation Navigation offers a guide to the background, history and habits of each main South African culture: from Zulu to Afrikaner; Tswana to Xhosa; Pedi to Venda. Fun illustrations. Fascinating facts. Updated statistics. Main greetings tips. Even taxi culture!
Spaces & Places 2.0 - JoburgPlaces by Gerald Garner
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,720. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Spaces & Places 2.0 - JoburgPlaces provides insider's knowledge of how to make the most of your time in extraordinary Johannesburg. This guide for visitors and residents provides all the essential info for you to venture out confidently in order to experience the incredible pulse, people and places of the city.
Healing Rhinos and Other Souls: The Extraordinary Fortunes of a Bushveld Vet by Stephanie Rohrbach
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,550. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Healing Rhinos and other Souls tells the story of a pioneering wildlife vet in the South African bushveld. It is a story of love and life; of nature and adventures; of humour, passion and understanding. It is a story about a man who was simply himself all his life, the story of a life well lived.
Complete Guide to the U.S. Africa Command (USAFRICOM, AFRICOM) - The Fight Against Terrorism, al-Qaida, Strategic Interests, Contingency Operations, ACOTA, Kony and LRA by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,640. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The emerging role of the recently formed U.S. Africa Command is explored in this comprehensive ebook featuring a wide-ranging compilation of official documents.
Supper with the President by Ian Mathie
Series: African Memoir, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
West Africa in the 1970s: volatile years immediately following independence brought the author in contact with a number of Presidents, Kings, Emperors, village and tribal chiefs and a succession of extraordinary people. Circumstances contrived to place him at dinner with four heads of state whose rule had immense impact, positive and negative, on their countries and on West Africa.
Ride the Wings of Morning: Letters to and from Africa by Sophie Neville
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A conventional English girl arrived in South Africa, to help a friend run horseback safaris on a game reserve in the Northern Transvaal. It was 1992. There were yellow road signs declaring "Dit is die Volkstaat". Sophie had heard of "biltong" but knew nothing of Afrikaans culture.
A Bucket of Warm Water by Heather Allen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,500. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A small village in Central Africa which promised adventure lured us from Canada. Flying medavac flights over uncharted jungle and teaching English to highly motivated teenagers - what could be better? The promise was fulfilled and much much more. But at the end, deep in the jungle, we were saved by the very people we had come to help.
My Mauritius by Paolo Rossetti
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,450. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Holiday » Family
“My Mauritius” is a unique travel book narrated through a humorous first-person family experience with snippets of historical fiction and cultural insights from interviews with local personalities. The three strands are woven together to form the narrative, in brief and dynamic chapters that should not only interest the million tourists who visit Mauritius annually, but also the armchair dreamer.
Game Drive by Marie Moore
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 61,790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Travel agents Sidney Marsh and Jay Wilson are sent by their agency on a research trip to South Africa. One of the stops on the proposed safari tour package is a luxury game lodge, whose handsome owner sets his sights on Sidney. When one of the other agents is killed by a wild animal, Sidney starts to wonder if human predators are also involved. Book 2 in the Sidney Marsh Murder Mystery series.
The Front of Beyond by Martin Edge
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 55,200. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
‘The Front of Beyond’ is a collection of travellers’ tales. It describes my wanderings around East Asia and elsewhere. In China I tried to nip across borders in militarised zones. I stuck my nose into parts of Burma where the authorities didn’t want me to go. I delved into parts of Kurdistan. I had a look at the Sahara, being chased by the army. I hitched and bussed across borders in East Africa.
A Monkey Ate My Breakfast : Motorhome Adventures In Morocco by Julie Buckley & Jason Buckley
Price: $6.30 USD. Words: 66,030. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 1 review)
With the abyss of Fortysomethingness looming, Julie and Jason quit work and set off on an adventure. Their goal - tour Europe for a year. Their transport - Dave, a motorhome half their age. Join them and pet pooch Charlie (almost 40 in dog years) as they explore the mountains and deserts of Morocco - a country they never planned to visit.
U.S. Marines in Humanitarian Operations: On Mamba Station - U.S. Marines in West Africa, 1990 - 2003, Civil War in Liberia, Samuel Doe, Evacuation Operations, Sharp Edge, Assured Response by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,170. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Military
This monograph tells the story of thousands of U.S. Marines who supported Operations Sharp Edge, Assured Response, Quick Response, Noble Obelisk, and Joint Task Force Liberia, the noncombatant evacuation operations in 1990, 1991, 1996, and 2003 from Liberia, in 1996 from the Central African Republic, and in 1997 from Sierra Leone.
The Black Stars of Ghana: A Motorcycle Adventure in West Africa by Alan Whelan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,940. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Alan Whelan sets off on a motorcycle adventure into the heart of West Africa. On this, his second major solo African trip, he meets witches, fetish priestesses, custodians of the slave trade, and the only white chief of Ashanti who confirm that - if Ghana is an indication of progress - the future of the continent is bright.