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The Independent Guide to Dubai 2017 (Travel Guide) by Giovanni Costa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,440. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by Independent Guidebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The Independent Guide to Dubai 2017 is the perfect resource for planning your trip to one of the most exciting and fast-changing places in the world. Discover how to make your trip to this incredible place unforgettable with Independent Guidebooks.
Butterflies of a Brief Summer: Mémoires – Les Souvenirs sont faits de tels Moments by Trish Ludgate
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,840. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Is a life to be measured by decades lived, or by formative moments shared? On reflection, do we hold dearest the ephemeral nature of experiences, each perfect in its own time and place? The writer shares the stories that shaped her own personal journey. A light-hearted autobiography set in places as diverse as Australia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tanzania, Iraq and Poland.
1001 Saudi Arabian Days and Nights by William Allen Perry 2nd
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,180. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Construction, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
My story reflects the more than 1001 days of Expat work that I embarked-on in Arabia. This writing can also be thought of as a guideline to those that would venture into and immerse themselves into the world of oil, religion, and air-conditioning.
Zwischen Bikini und Abaya - 3 Jahre im Oman, Erlebnisse einer jungen Europäerin by Nina Buschmann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: German. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Nach 10 Jahren in diversen Ländern, sucht die 32-jährige Fremdsprachenlehrerin Nina eine neue Herausforderung: der Nahe Osten. Ein Jobangebot als Dozentin führen die Münchnerin in das Sultanat Oman. Mit dem ausgeprägten Wunsch, sich selbst ein Bild der islamischen und arabischen Welt zu machen, taucht die abenteuerlustige Singlefrau 3 Jahre lang in die Privat- und Arbeitswelt des Orients ein.
Adventures in the Alps of Afghanistan by Alan North
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,480. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An account of two mountaineering expeditions to the Hindu Kush range in north-eastern Afghanistan. A group of Scottish climbers traveled overland in 1968 and 1970 to find unclimbed peaks in remote Badakshan.
Dubai City Tour by Jason Born
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: German. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
Sie brauchen keinen umfangreichen Reiseführer? Die »Dubai City Tour« zeigt Ihnen die wichtigsten Sehenswürdigkeiten. Kurz und Kompakt, gibt es Infos, wo sich die wichtigsten Sehenswürdigkeiten befinden, und die wichtigsten Details dazu. Dieses Buch ist ideal, um sich sein eigenes, individuelles Besuchsprogramm zusammen zu stellen. Viel Spaß in dieser schönen Stadt!
Scared of Scorpions: My Year of Hell in the Holy Land by Chauncey Roberts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,430. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Songwriter Chauncey Roberts is robbed of his movie camera in Syria, beginning a hellish year in which his Palestine, My Heart Concert in Bethlehem is cancelled because of the Gaza Flotilla Tragedy, his TV sitcom nearly comes into being, and he begins Camp Evil in which Jewish settlers attack a scout camp. He overstays his Israeli visa by nine months, escaping at Tel Aviv's airport.
Tempting the Throne Room by John Quillen
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 3 reviews)
2013 was the deadliest season ever seen in the Karakoram. When John Quillen found his climbing partner lying face down with a shattered leg in the snow high on the flanks of Broad Peak, the drama had just begun. See what transpired through first hand accounts of the deaths of three team members on this ill fated expedition to the Throne Room of the Mountain Gods.
88 Attraktionen in Dubai by Jason Born
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: German. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Dubai - hier kann man einen Urlaub der Superlative verbringen. 88 Attraktionen werden Ihnen vorgestellt, beschrieben, und wie man dort hinkommt. Plus Hotels, Restaurants, und viele Infos mehr. Dubai - eine faszinierende Stadt für Singles, Pärchen, und speziell auch für Familien mit Kindern, denn sehr viele Attraktionen gibt es speziell für Kinder.
After the Roman Cemetery by V West
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(4.67 from 3 reviews)
After the Roman Cemetery is a true story about a very unexpected and tragic event that occurred on what was supposed to be a typical sightseeing day in rural Syria by a typical American girl. Most things we hear about Syria are the political events shared in the media. Here we share a very personal event as written in the author's diary on October 10, 1993.
Lebanon -- Where East Meets West by Phillip Donnelly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,110. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Few countries have had so long and complex a history, and few so tortured a recent past, but Lebanon has emerged from it all with a beauty that belies its history and a face that beguiles all comers. Join the author as he tries to understand the fascinating complexities of post-war Lebanon.
A Personal and Political Journey Through Beirut, April/May, 1977 by Gordie LaRocque
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals(5.00 from 1 review)
Amidst the Lebanese Civil War in 1977 the author was delivered to an indigenous,bomb-damaged hotel on the Green Line, the dividing line in war-torn Beirut, where he lodged for nearly two weeks. Daily, and nightly, he traversed between West and East Beirut, met with the indomitable inhabitants of that exotic metropolis, and engaged in one incident and revelatory moment after another.
Petra: A Brief History by David W. Tschanz
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Petra: A Brief History is an easy-to-read, popular history of one of the world’s most fabled cities and the mysterious people who built it. This is the ideal book for anyone who wants to know the entire story behind the "rose red city half as old as time," and the little known Nabataeans, who carved Petra from the living rock of Jordan's Sharah Mountains.
The Dubai 50 by Conor Purcell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
An irreverent look at fifty things that make Dubai the city it is. From brunches and boot camps to Jumeirah Janes and cabin crew, we take a sideways look at the city we love. A must for anyone who lives, visits or is interested in Dubai.
101 Tips for People Moving to Dubai by Raouf Shabayek
Price: Free! Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Many people fall in love with the amazing cosmopolitan city of Dubai when they visit. Dubai offers a window into Arab culture, a relatively low crime rate, spectacular shopping, dining and wonderful opportunities for professionals. It is a major hub for the Middle East. There are no income tax responsibilities for many professions. This is by far one of the biggest perks to working in Dubai.