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Papua New Guinea History and Culture: Travel and Tourism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,580. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Papua New Guinea History and Culture. Travel and Tourism. People, Tradition and Lifestyle. A Book on Papa New Guinea. Despite the penetration of the contemporary economy and media and the effects thereof on traditional cultural life, Papua New Guinea retains a rich variety of village cultures.
Abelam (Papua New Guinea) People and Environment: A History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A History. Abelam (Papua New Guinea) People and Environment. A History. In prehistoric times, the Sepik-Ramu Basin was flooded with salt water, this inland sea probably reached its maximum extent 5,000 to 6,000 years ago when it reached as far westward as Ambunti. The sea then began to drop gradually until it attained its present level around 1,000 years ago
Precious: The Extraordinary Life of an Ordinary Man
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
For thirty years, Rennie Sterle has worked as a safety and rescue professional. At the same time, he’s lived a second life as a songwriter, performing and touring the world, at times poised on the edge of fame and recognition. Here, Rennie tells the story of how his inspiration and moments of everyday enlightenment culminated in the writing of thirteen songs.
The Rich Girl,The Poor Girl, The Coastwatcher And Me: Anecdotes And Reminiscences From The Collected Papers Of Justin Bornmann
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,890. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Inspirational
On a tropical island, the truth about a shadowy war hero called The Coastwatcher connects Ruth Feingold, a career girl on vacation and Miriam Lazar, a poor girl on the run, with jaded historian Justin Bornmann in a love triangle like no other. The women set the disillusioned man on the path to redemption and prove that although love is a battle zone, it need not be a war
Nomad
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,720. Language: Australian English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An exciting novel, non fiction, about the establishment of an aviation company in Papua New Guinea in the post independence era. Jealousy of the existing operators and a Company Secretary endeavouring to wrest control from the founder provides a story of conflict, determination and intrigue. The result of which keeps the reader in suspense from cover to cover.
Sospan Fach: The Saga of the Little Saucepan (Australia/New Zealand Edition)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,410. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Four people with no sailing experience leave Auckland, NZ on a home-built yacht to Sydney, sailing three days north and turn left. The boat has no motor, radio, extra sails, or instrumentation. The skipper has a small compass and a toy sextant on which he has no training. There are a one-person lifeboat, one life preserver, and provisions for three weeks. Stranded for 6 weeks they consider mutiny.
Sospan Fach: The Saga of the Little Saucepan (North American Edition)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,420. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Four people with no sailing experience leave Auckland, NZ on a home-built yacht to Sydney, sailing three days north and turn left. The boat has no motor, radio, extra sails, or instrumentation. The skipper has a small compass and a toy sextant on which he has no training. There are a one-person lifeboat, one life preserver, and provisions for three weeks. Stranded for 6 weeks they consider mutiny.
An Island Lost
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,370. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012 by C.A. Larmer. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When Vilia Lea’s estranged mother dies she leaves her an intriguing inheritance—a remote island on the tip of Papua New Guinea, and a series of tantalizing clues to the disappearance of her father 30 years ago. Thus begins an enthralling family mystery that sweeps Vilia from the streets of Manhattan to the wilds of the Pacific. Along the journey she discovers what true love and family really mean.
Flying With My Angel - surviving religion, sex and helicopters
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 170,580. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Phil, a feral white outback kid speared at age 4, grew up in desert isolation. He ate snakes, lizards, grubs & ants with Aboriginal friends in Central Australia. His frank account of Church boarding school life & morphing into a world-wide chopper mechanic/pilot/manager is an action packed, inspiring adventure story. Society wedding, divorce, ruin, corruption shown, photos. See reviews on Amazon.