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Rainbow Nation Navigation - A practical guide to South African cultures (revised edition)
By Logogog
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 60,760. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
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!
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. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
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.
Kilimanjaro Diaries: Or, How I Spent a Week Dreaming of Toilets, Drinking Crappy Water, and Making Bad Jokes While Having the Time of My Life
By Eva Melusine Thieme
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Follow expat blogger, housewife, and mother of four Eva Melusine Thieme as she climbs Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa, accompanied by a group of hilarious South African friends as well as her teenage son. Part guide book, part travel memoir, this story has something for everyone – the seasoned mountain climber, the armchair traveler, and the aspiring Kilimanjaro trekker.
Croatia Traveller's Dalmatia: Split to Dubrovnik
By Jeanne Oliver
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,670. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Croatia Traveller's Dalmatia: Split to Dubrovnik is a comprehensive travel guide to Croatia's most beautiful region. From ancient Split to wooded islands to Dubrovnik, the "pearl of the Adriatic", this guide covers it all in a fun, easy-to-use format. Written by a travel pro, you'll discover the best local restaurants, the hottest nightlife and all the practical details you need to plan a visit.
Ukraine in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Society, Security, Religion, Traditions, Urban and Rural Life, Crimea, Ethnic Groups, Military
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in the Ukraine, with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, the environment, government, holidays, gender issues and much more.
The 2014-2015 Honolulu Real Estate Guide
By Adrienne Lally
Price: Free! Words: 74,250. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014 by Wexford House Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
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Everything you need to know about Honolulu real estate. Insider tips about buying and selling real estate in Honolulu. Information about surrounding towns, and which is best for you and your family, including interviews with buyers who know the area best. Insight into employment opportunities, schools, health care, recreational and cultural activities, shopping, climate, transportation, and more.
Portugal - Europe's Best-Kept Secret
By Izhar Perlman
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,040. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A unique blend of practical information, humorous anecdotes and insider's tips about Portugal. Get to know the real story of Portugal and it's people
London Travel Guide 2014
By Barbara Smith
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,320. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
London has at least 10 palaces, 240 museums, 1600 churches, 53 monuments and 27 bridges across the River Thames, as well as countless other appealing tourist attractions. Barbara's recommendations for the best things to see and do in London will help you get the most out of every day of your stay, while the tips and practical information will save you time and money. Allons-y! (Let's go!)
Dog Team to Dawson: A Quest for the Cosmic Bannock and Other Yukon Stories
By Bruce Batchelor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing
"Dog Team to Dawson" is a nostalgic collection of four true Yukon stories written by bestselling author Bruce Batchelor. The title story is the account of two young people travelling by dog team, tackling a long-abandoned Gold Rush era route. This book is the prequel to "Nine Dog Winter", providing readers of that classic account with earlier adventures into the heart and soul of Canada's North.
Sunshine and Orange Blossom
By Ralph Morris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: British English. Published: February 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Ralph Morris’ horizons are broader than his modest upbringing on the coast of North East Lincolnshire might suggest. He combines the thrill of visiting new places and cultures with his love of people watching, a hobby which gives both him and his family much entertainment.
North Korea: On the Inside, Looking In
By Dualta Roughneen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Irish Engineer, Dualta Roughneen, experienced the trials and tribulations of North Korea from 2004 to 2007 as an aid agency worker - keeping notes of his observations and thoughts. In this beautifully written and amusing book, he reveals what life is really like in the 'Hermit Kingdom'.
The “People Power” Travel Superbook Book 8. Canada Travel Guide (A Framework of Websites for the Nation & Every Local Area, Covers Tourist Attractions, Hotels, Events, Etc.)
By Tony Kelbrat
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 58,980. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A great part of the attraction of Canada has to do with the great outdoors with the scenery, the wide open spaces, the hunting, fishing, camping, etc. Canada is the second biggest country in the world and most of it is wide open forest. There are roughly one tenth the number of people living in Canada as in the United States and the winters are generally cold.
Riding the Dragon's Back: The Great Race to Run the Wild Yangtze
By Richard Bangs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Desktop Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The thrilling and true account of the competition to be the first river rafting team down the Yangtze, one of the world's longest and most mythic rivers. When a group of American rafters begins its trip high in the Tibetan Plateau, China's patriotic youth rush to the river to beat the foreigners down their own historic waterway, the "dragon" of the title.
The InterNations Expat Guide to the UK
By InterNations Editorial Office
Series: The InterNations Expat Guide, Book 4. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,240. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The InterNations Expat Guide series is your window into the world’s most exciting and vibrant expat hotspots! The books offer detailed insights into all aspects relating to the daily lives of expats: be it the administrative steps before departure, the housing and job search, employment opportunities, healthcare etc. – we cover it all.
If You Can’t Stand the Fun, Stay Out of the Go-Go
By William Peskett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Go-go bars as a cultural asset, dentists, chicken's feet, soapy massage, trousers, being struck by lightning, tattoos, luck, breast enhancements, beards and being a foreigner—these are just some of the aspects of living in Pattaya, Thailand's most exciting city, that come within range of this lively and revealing book.
Lance's Travels - UK
By Lance Leuven
Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 125,280. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
With a few of beers coursing through his veins and an upcoming 30th birthday on his mind Lance felt the need for one last bout of foolishness, so the next day he quit his job and gave notice on his flat. His plan was to spend the summer months travelling the UK. Four weeks later he departed, armed with little more than an antiquated Ford Mondeo, an unreliable Sat Nav and a genuine 1980s caravan.
Moving to Hawaii - The Good, Bad, and Ugly
By Vern Lovic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by MF Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Moving to Hawaii is a guide to bring you up to speed on everything you need to know about picking up and moving to the Hawaiian Islands to live.
Not in a Tuscan Villa
By John & Nancy Petralia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,650. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Newly retired, looking for more than a vacation, the authors head to the “perfect” Italian city for a year. Within days their dream becomes a nightmare. After residing in two Italian cities, negotiating roads & health care, discovering art, friends, food & customs, the Petralias learn more than they anticipated--about Italy, themselves, what it means to be American, & what’s important in life.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Attache Extraordinaire: Vernon A. Walters and Brazil - Henry Kissinger, President Eisenhower, Humberto de Alencar Castello Branco, Averell Harriman
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,150. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Vernon Anthony Walters was a military, diplomatic and intelligence officer and emissary for several American presidents. Throughout a busy professional career, he witnessed and participated in various important events of the twentieth century, including the Second World War, the Korean and Vietnam Wars, and the fall of the Berlin Wall, among others.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Imperialism With Chinese Characteristics? Reading and Re-Reading China's 2006 Defense White Paper - Chinese Military Expansion, Maoist Policy
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,630. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. The [Chinese] White Papers provide foreign readers a glimpse into China's general mood concerning its current situation as well as a general portrait of China's policies that are designed to protect and further China's interests.