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Australia Migrant Success Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Australia, as an immigrant nation, has many migrant success stories. Each wave of migration generates its own migrant success stories. Many of the large corporations today are the results of the enterprising ingenuity of post-World War II migrants.
Peril and Promise: Mostly True Stories of Alaska
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,840. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This collection of 27 stories follows the history and development of Alaska, beginning with the arrival of the Russians in 1741.. There are stories of conquest and world war, of courageous pioneers and corrupt politicians. We’ll meet gold seekers and empire builders, criminals and community leaders. Some stories begin in capitals and outposts arund the world, but they end up all true Alaskan.
Opening up Hidden Burma: Journeys With - And Without - Author Dr Bob Percival
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A unique anthology of insightful and quirky travel tales from enigmatic Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) spliced with heartfelt biography and loving reminiscences about Australian author, walking guide and Burmaphile Dr Bob Percival. "Above all else", writes Lucas Stewart, "this book poignantly reminds us all that even in the silent corners of the world, there are lives worth remembering."
Terrance Talks Travel: A Pocket Guide to East Africa's Uganda & Rwanda
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
*See mountain gorillas up close in the wild. These are the only places in the world where these gorillas can be found. *Bike the Congo Nile Trail. *If you want to get lost from civilization for a night or two, you can at the “Hidden Islands.” *Go whitewater rafting on the Nile. *Enjoy a scenic sunset cruise on Lake Victoria—or fish for yummy Nile Perch. *Hike an extinct volcano. *Discover the Bat
Musings of a Trailing Spouse
Price: Free! Words: 53,700. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Eliza McCullen has survived a coup in Honduras, an attempted Al Qaida attack in Uganda, an army/paramilitary shootout in Malawi, earthquakes, dengue fever and malaria. For nearly a quarter of a century, she lived and travelled throughout many parts of Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America and Asia. These are some of her musings.
Traveling to the Amazon and Machu Picchu in Peru
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Machu Picchu is located at 2,430m (8,000 ft) in the Andes mountains in Peru and is often referred to as "The Lost City of the Incas.” It is a UNESCO Heritage site and as a symbol of the Inca Empire, it is one of the spectacular sets of ruins in the world. I will never forget floating down the Amazon River and that first glimpse of Machu Picchu.I have tried to create the highlights for you.
Tinos. The Last Jewel in the Crown of Venice. Culture Hikes in the Greek Islands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book is a travel story describing a hiking tour in one of the culturally richest and yet one of the most misunderstood islands of Greece. Among other things, it presents medieval settlements, monumental churches, picturesque chapels, artistic dovecotes and the island's marble craftsmanship, inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
The Chairfather
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 540. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Visit 50 prostrate personalities. Lunch with the late litterati. Gnosh with the gone glitterati. Candid photos. Spicy interviews. Luminaries who haven’t spoken for 100s of years. You’ll never believe what they say. Fascinating facts, scandalous stories & gossip. Posterity has never been so present. The passed have never been more alive! Book your table reservation with the fallen famous.
Living In Antigua Guatemala - 2018 Edition
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 35,820. Language: American English. Published: February 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
"Living in Antigua Guatemala" is the how-to guide for planning a stress-free move to Antigua Guatemala, the prettiest Spanish colonial city in the Americas. This book has detailed neighborhood information, plus, you'll also get detailed cost of living information, how to bring your pets to Guatemala, where to shop, and a lot more practical information.Get the guide and start planning today!
Italian Illustrated Part 2
Series: Easy Italian Reader. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 190. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Italian, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Learn Italian with comics. With this phrase book you can learn with confidence. You'll pick up vocabulary because words are repeated in different contexts. Part 2 features basic conversational Italian with English translation.
In Search of Melville
Series: Travel Memoirs. Price: Free! Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A burning desire to write an Australian historical novel sets the scene for a road trip holiday to Robe in South Australia for research purposes. The novel would be set in the sea port of Robe in Colonial times. What sort of discoveries were ahead? The trip would be from Toowoomba Queensland through the middle of New South Wales across Victoria into the south-eastern corner of South Australia.
Uprooted
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 65,970. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Overcoming the anguish of becoming a widow with four young children, Joan is determined to offer them the ultimate field trip. Accepting a teaching position at an international school, she takes her children to live in Aleppo, Syria in August 2005. Uprooted from the ease of their Canadian home to live and travel in a world totally outside their comfort zone...
Nie vir kinders
Price: $8.54 USD. Words: 36,450. Language: Afrikaans. Published: February 22, 2018 by Juanita Swart. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Min mense uit suidelike Afrika kies die Ooste om met ‘n rugsak plat te reis. Nog minder mense bo vyftig doen dit, en nog minder uit die suide van Namibië doen dit. Reis deur die Ooste het ons gehelp om ons wanopvattings oor China te verander, te verstaan hoe eurosentries ons eintlik dink en leef, om vriende sonder name te maak, en om weer die weelde van eenvoud te waardeer.
Route 66 Voyager
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
In today’s world of USA Interstate highways, it’s difficult to imagine how things were back in the 1960s. Route 66 Voyager is the story of a long ago trip along historic Route 66. The vehicle was a new 1963 Volkswagen Type 1 ‘Beetle,’ a two door sedan, powered by a forty (40) horsepower, rear mounted, air cooled engine. It wasn’t just a trip, it was an adventure.
Total Immersion: Ten Years in France
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,170. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Total Immersion shares with you the fun, faux pas and frustrations of the expat experience in rural France whilst running a business, bringing up children and generally grappling with life in a foreign language. It's the sequel to 'Heads Above Water: Staying Afloat in France'.
Friends and Fishing at Gull Lake in California
Price: $4.99 USD. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This is the first book in my "Heart of a Gypsy" travel series. It has poems, photos, and diary comments from many of my trips to Gull Lake . Every year at the end of the summer, we would go to Gull Lake in the Eastern Sierra Mountains in California to enjoy fishing, hiking, kayaking, relaxing, drinking great wines and eating delicious meals together. We would always catch delicious rainbow trout.
Immersive Reader: Cebuano Visayan
Series: Cebuano Visayan. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Miscellaneous, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Learn modern Cebuano/Bisaya aka Visayan in 25 lessons. With this phrasebook you can learn with confidence. You'll pick up vocabulary because words are repeated in different contexts. Each lesson has phrases with translation and grammar notes. The minimalist design of the Immersive Reader reduces clutter (visual crowding). The aim is to increase retention.
Amazing London Walks: Walking Tours for First Time Visitors and Curious Londoners
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,740. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018 by Independent Guidebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
This walking tour book is the best way to make the most of visit to London. This selection of walking tours is unlike any other and is an excellent choice for first-time visitors, repeat visitors or curious Londoners wanting to know more about their city. This book has 10 walks, each with major highlights you would expect to see on a visit, with hidden secrets and gems off the beaten path.
A Pilgrimage to Trinity
You set the price! Words: 7,360. Language: American English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
As sacred places go, the Trinity site where humanity exploded its first atomic device can seem flat and isolated from the rest of the world. And yet the world was forever changed by what happened there in 1945. This 7,300-word essay was written in 2004 shortly after I visited the site where I was given a tour by one of the last living witnesses to the Trinity test.
A Ghost Hunter's Guide to the Most Haunted Places in the World
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,000. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
Discover the places that have been deemed the "MOST HAUNTED" in the world. These stories involve the secret police, soldiers, tyrannical emperors, bloody battles, séances, assassinations, sinister rituals, scandals, executions, murder, and more. Lots of photos, fun facts, and visitor information are included.