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Flamenco: The Dance of Spain's Andalusia by Bob Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests(5.00 from 1 review)
Flamenco is a Spanish art form with roots deep in Andalusia. Flamenco combines acoustic guitar playing, singing, chanting, dancing and staccato handclapping. The flamenco dancer performs with passion, fervor, even tortured expressions but always striving for grace and dignity. This article shows you flamenco's characteristics, the types of flamenco and where to see Flamenco performed in Spain.
From El Norte to Real de Catorce (and back) by Jeffrey Gowing
Series: Travel Mexico, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
For all of my adult life, when choosing a vacation destination, I have been drawn to places that are 'off the radar' of most travelers. Fifteen years ago, if anyone had said to me "In 2013 you will have been living in San Antonio Texas for a decade, and developed a fascination with Mexico, it's people, history, and it's culture.", I would have questioned their sanity.
Tips For A Backpacker: Philippines (Cebu) by Kirk Posadas
Series: Budget Travel, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Would you like to travel but does not have the luxury of enough information? Are you on a tight budget but still itching to travel? Then this book is for you! This book will show you the ins and outs of Cebu, Philippines and how to truly enjoy the scenery without shelling out so much money. Embark on a journey without hassle with the helpful tips inside that will serve as your guide! Get it now!
Africa - An Essay by Malobi Sinha
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Essay » Political
The ‘flame’ trees that lined the only road from Nairobi city to Jomo Kenyatta airport whizzed by as we drove past. Occasionally, a giraffe or impala stood out in the dusk, silhouetted against the setting sun, and a strange tugging at my heart made me want to stamp my feet and yell out “No!..." A Review "Sinha writes with fluidity, candor, as well as surprising layers of complexity..."
A Sailing Story-Drugs, Do They Involve The Innocent? by Allen MacDiarmid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is an article on my experiences with having the Mexicans think I was a drug user in La Paz, BCS, Mexico. I was there on my Freedom 28 Cat Ketch sailboat. Of interest to sailors who might want to cruise to Mexico or anyone who has been falsely charged with drugs or has friends who have.
Tales of Iceland -or- Running with the Huldufólk in the Permanent Daylight by Stephen Markley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Matthew Trinetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
7 years after hearing Quentin Tarantino describe his trip to Iceland as “Supermodels working at McDonald’s,” American author Stephen Markley embarked on his own trip to Iceland with two friends, and adventure ensued. Tales of Iceland is the fastest, funniest memoir of an American experience in Iceland and required reading for anyone wishing to visit this strange, beautiful, & remarkable country.
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.
Forty-Three Bridges to the Florida Keys by Bob T. Epstein
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Your Official Guide to the Florida Keys! From the time of Ponce De Leon and over the 500 hundred years since he stepped on solid ground in the Florida Keys, visitors have come first in expeditions and exploration of a wild, natural group of islands totally dependent on natures blue print of the ebb and flow of tides and hurricanes.
Elbrus By Any Means: An Unconventional Ascent of Europe's Highest Mountain by Mark Horrell
Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 17. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 15,630. Language: British English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mark Horrell boards a cable car at the village of Azau, a ski resort in the Baksan Valley on the southern side of Elbrus, the first of many forms of transport he takes across both summits as he traverses the mountain to its wilder northern side. This is the humorous account of an unusual ascent of Europe's highest mountain, and will appeal to anyone with a total disregard for cheating.
Ancient Lights by Mark Igoe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ancient Lights is a visitor’s guide to the old stained glass windows of Norfolk, the English county with the most medieval churches. The series begins with the Glaven Valley in North Norfolk. Subsequent books will journey around the whole county, looking at the windows, their stories, the stories of those they portray, and when known, the stories of those who put them there.
Willkommen im Paradies by Jason Born
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,750. Language: German. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Sihanoukville ist ein Ort in Kambodscha. Hier erwarten einem ein tropisches Klima, und kilometerlange, weiße Sandstrände. Hier gibt es noch keine Kinos, keine riesigen Shoppingcenter, und auch keine Parkuhren. Sihanoukville ist ein Paradies für abenteuerlustige Urlauber - entdecken Sie es, und lassen Sie sich von der einmaligen Atmosphäre inspirieren!
China: Don't Go There Until... by Rob Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,700. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
If you are thinking of going to China to teach or travel then don’t – not until you have read this book. The book may entice you to go or it may persuade you to stay. Either way if you are interested in China and wish to advance far beyond the tourist guide view, then read this book.
...und Tschüss by David Cooper
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 15,300. Language: German. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Jedes Jahr wandern weit über 140 000 Deutsche aus. Warum? Nun, es ist einiges Faul im Staate Deutschland: 8 Millionen Deutsche die zu Billiglöhnen arbeiten, hohe Wohnungsmieten, Zwangs-GEZ, Zwangs-Krankenkasse, Zwangs-IHK-Beiträge, Meldepflicht, Personalausweise, Politiker mit Selbstbedienungsmentalität, hohe Steuern und Sozialabgaben, und viele Dinge mehr.
Surviving Pattaya by James Dobken
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,980. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Surviving Pattaya": take a closer look at the cover before you start reading. The picture is not a set up. The girl in handcuffs murdered a 64 year old Finnish man here in our beloved Sin City. She got 23 years sentence and is serving that now. Looking at her one could never believe that she, out of all persons in the world, could do anything like that. She is one of the reasons why it is essenti
Encountering Hermes, On the Road in Greece by David Sheppard
Series: Essays, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This short essay describes a psychic experience I had while on an extended journey through Greece. The ancient Greeks viewed Hermes as the protector of travelers, but he was more than that. He was the complete existential experience. I seemed to lead a charmed existence during that journey, and when something did go wrong, it seemed to be for a reason.
Bird Poop Farang Smile/s by Hugh Watson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,380. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Secrets of the White Devil Barbarians There are many smiles and now readers can examine the Barbarian smile/s at the end of each chapter. This work is a continuing look at the ups and downs of modernization in Thailand. Said progress makes Thailand one of the better choices for expat residence. The reason so far has been high-tech and low prices. This is a heady mix and attracts many foreigners e
208 Attraktionen auf Gran Canaria by Jason Born
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: German. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
In diesem Buch, werden die interessantesten Attraktionen von Gran Canaria vorgestellt, seien es Museen, Strände, Wochenmärkte, Höhlen, aber auch Parks, Campingplätze, und viele interessante Orte, werden detailiert beschrieben. Von der Ankunft am Flughafen, bis zu den Bus-Systemen - hier wird alles erklärt und wie es funktioniert.
Being Down, Looking Up: The Adventures of an Itinerant Shoeshiner by Rob Walters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,790. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is about an unusual journey. A few years ago Rob Walters decided to become a shoeshine boy. He stowed his shoeshine kit, a tent, and a few items of clothing in a trailer, connected the trailer to his push bike and set off from Oxford to visit the old shoe-making cities of middle England. Along the way he polished many shoes and gained a fascinating insight into his own country.
TIMELESS Songkran by yumi s
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
TIMELESS Songkran, a book that features a unique & amazing festival that is celebrated all over Asia. A culture since centuries ago, known by different names in different countries, most notably the "The Water Festival". At the heart of it, the core of Songkran, Chiang Mai. Where thousands of people flow in from all around for a wonderful experience like no other. That's a timeless moment.
Culture Briefing: Malaysia - Your guide to Malaysian culture and customs by Bob Martin
Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Culture Briefing: Malaysia provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Malaysian people. Whether visiting Malaysia, working on a class paper or doing business with the Malaysians, you'll find Culture Briefing: Malaysia an invaluable resource.