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Nonfiction » Travel » By region » OceaniaSub-categories: South Pacific Islands | Melanesia | General | Polynesia | All sub-categories >>General | Melanesia | Micronesia | Polynesia | South Pacific Islands | << Top sub-categories
Lost Among the Baining: Adventure, Marriage, and Other Fieldwork by Gail Pool
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this wry travel memoir, a fiasco of an anthropological field trip leaves the writer and her husband haunted by the Baining of New Guinea, a people who upend Western theories as well as the couple's young lives. Years later, they return to the jungle to make peace with this very different culture and their youthful past.
Sailing with Impunity: Adventure in the South Pacific by Mary E Trimble
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Seattle couple sell their house, buys a sailboat, and sails 13,000 miles throughout the South Pacific.
Infidelity Gun Running & Other Tales by Rex Mangin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An interesting collection of fact and fiction; fourteen short stories drawn from the author’s vast treasure trove of memories gathered during a lifetime in aviation. The subjects are many and varied, and are not all confined to aviation. There are a couple from the Cold War; a gun running incident in North Africa; and several about infidelity, and the like, involving the airline industry.
Camping with the Noonans by John Noonan
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 43,710. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Tracey and John Noonan have travelled all over Australia in their 4WD including some very challenging locations. This book is about how to travel in Australia (and ultimately anywhere) including the outback and the deserts with children on board. It's about being self-contained and self-sufficient on the road without having to tow a campervan or trailer.
Hawaii: From Origins To The End Of The Monarchy by Brien Foerster
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 33,420. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Hawaii is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, and has written about extensively. However, few books ever talk about the Hawaiians themselves, and their history, going back at least 2000 years. This book was compiled by the author from his personal experiences living on the island of Maui, Hawaii, and the oral traditions he was taught by Hawaiian elders.
八天七夜 完美斐济假期 by Alice Huang
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: Chinese. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book is about how to plan your holiday in Fiji.It is based on our true experience, using a lot of photos to review the place we stayed, the food we ate, the activities we went. Reading this book will save a lot of your time. And it will be your perfect guide for your next trip to Fiji.
Right Now Is Perfect: A Romance, An Adventure, The Unexpected Thereafter by Carol Anita Ryan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,060. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It's an adventure in paradise when a mid-life divorcee ditches a career in IT to sail across the South Pacific with her lover and two friends. But there is more!
Polynesian Cuisine - Natures Fruits, Veggies & Seafood by Chefs Secret Vault
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
Go Island hopping in the Pacific & sample the delicacies that Polynesia has to offer. Here’s 20 Best of the Best inviting Polynesian recipes like Polynesian Vegetarian Pilau, Polynesian Shrimp, Polynesian Flank Steak, Grilled Pineapple with Basil & Mint & Much More, from Chef's Secret Vault. Add some treasured recipes to your personal collection.
Seven Days in Fiji by Steve Glines
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,540. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2010 by Wilderness House Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Fiji is part of the Pacific Ocean’s “Ring of Fire,” a large collection of current and extinct volcanoes. Think of Fiji as Hawaii’s southern brother. Fiji is a continental island that rests on its own plate. The oldest rocks in Fiji are about 40,000,000 years old. The island nation is made up of some 300 islands (at high tide) scattered over a small corner of the South Pacific.