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A Night in Castle Crags
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2017 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Coming of age
October, 1950, three Dunsmuir college boys, home for the week end, climb into Castle Crags, searching for the Wells Fargo cash box of gold coins hidden by Indians after they robbed a stage coach in the mid 1800s. Hiking down into the Crags, with night coming on, the boys are blocked by a water fall and have to spend the night before finding a way to climb out.
Poetic Empiricist's Plate Puzzles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Before the 1960’s they didn’t know, what caused Earth to shake or volcanoes to blow. A mechanism was found to implicate, a wondrous process using moving plates. In general, plates push out from a ridge formation, a perpetual site of ocean crust creation. On the multimillion year journey it was dealt, just to be pulled in a trench, where it’ll sink and melt.
My Trinities
You set the price! Words: 130,470. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
NEWLY REVISED for next year's hiking season! The most comprehensive guide to Northern California's most spectacular wilderness area, the Trinity Alps (plus a lengthy chapter on the Russian Wilderness). Over 200 lakes, all major peaks and trails, plus extensive off-trail info. Geology, botany, birds, human history, swimming holes, bear dens, life-or-death narratives, and humor throughout. Photos!
Two Horizons
Price: Free! Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
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Great Pyramid, rival priests, romance with a harem (perhaps royal) woman, and jealous Queen prey on God-king Khufu. In parallel to Khufu’s labors, Mehi labors to absolve his family’s crime by self-sacrifice as a pyramid worker. The crime also burdens his love for An-khi, a governor’s daughter who aspires to be governor herself. Will Mehi save Khufu from his enemies, including Mehi’s own brother?
Look Up, Montpelier! A Walking Tour of Montpelier, Vermont
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a self-guided walking tour. This walking tour of Montpelier, Vermont is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Granite Countertops 101-A beginner's guide to buying granite countertops
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home remodeling
A beginner's guide to buying granite countertops. If you are considering the purchase of granite countertops this book will get you started. From selecting a fabricator to an index of countertop terms.
A Walking Tour of Ellicott City, Maryland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Ellicott City, Maryland is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Walking Tour of Westerly, Rhode Island
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Westerly, Rhode Island is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Yosemite National Park: A Personal Discovery
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010 by Park Partners, Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
Yosemite has long been beloved by artists, writers, and travelers from every corner of the Earth. John Muir made its preservation his life's work and photographer Ansel Adams made many of his most memorable images here. Join us as we explore this extraordinary, glacier-sculpted landscape known and revered by generations of visitors as one of the most beautiful places on Earth.