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    Unbeaten Tracks in Japan: An Account of Travels in the Interior Including Visits to the Aborigines of Yezo and the Shrine of N by Isabella Lucy Bird    The Last Gentleman Adventurer: Coming of Age in the Arctic by Edward Beauclerk Maurice    Duffy's War by Stephen L. Harris    The Love Temples of Khajuraho by Steve Reichstein    AN EXTREME ENCOUNTER: ANTARCTICA: Adventure Without Limits by Frosty Wooldridge    Dangerous Passage: Issues in the Arctic by Gerard Kenney    Leaves In The Wind by Kit Cain    Flying The Yukon's Bush by Kit Cain    Oak Island Obsession: The Restall Story by Lee Lamb    Mud, Sweat, and Tears: The Autobiography by Bear Grylls    The Shark God by Charles Montgomery    A Survival Guide for Life: How to Achieve Your Goals, Thrive in Adversity, and Grow in Character by Bear Grylls    Mother of God: An Extraordinary Journey into the Uncharted Tributaries of the Western Amazon by Paul Rosolie    No Way Down: Life and Death on K2 by Graham Bowley    Daring Docs by Milton Golin    Human Beings: Ordinary Meetings with Extraordinary People by Sally Blakemore    Rowing Against the Wind by Angela Madsen    David Thompson by Tom Shardlow    Making Waves - Memoir of a Marine Botanist by Marilyn Miler Harlin    The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos by Patrick Leigh Fermor    The Life of George Bass: Surgeon and sailor of the Enlightenment by Miriam Estensen    WHY? The Journey 1965 by Lou H. Alwood    Socialist Dreams and Beauty Queens: A Couchsurfer's Adventures in the New Venezuela by Jamie Maslin    Ships of Wood and Men of Iron: A Norwegian-Canadian Saga of Exploration in the High Arctic by Gerard Kenney    Don't Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs...She Thinks I'm a Piano Player in a Whorehouse by Paul Carter    Memoirs of a Buccaneer: Dampier's New Voyage Round the World, 1697 by William Dampier    Buffalo Bill's Life Story: An Autobiography by W. F. Cody    The Indian Equator: Mark Twain's India Revisited by Ian Strathcarron    White Sherpas by Patrick Cullinan    Travels With My Hat: A Lifetime on the Road by Christine Osborne    Jim Tully: American Writer, Irish Rover, Hollywood Brawler by Paul Bauer & Mark Dawidziak    To the Rescue! True Stories of Tragedy and Survival by Carolyn Matthews    Madam, Have You Ever Really Been Happy? by Meg Noble Peterson    Waiting 'Round the Bend by Howard Debenham    On Belay: The Life of Legendary Mountaineer Paul Petzoldt by Raye Ringholz    The Map of My Dead Pilots: The Dangerous Game of Flying in Alaska by Colleen Mondor    For What It's Worth by Michael Holman    Canoeing a Continent: On the Trail of Alexander Mackenzie by Max Finkelstein    Singing in Baghdad by Cameron Powers    Kodoku by Kenichi Horie    Imperial Footprints by James L. Newman    Marco Polo's Asia: An Introduction to His "Description of the World" Called "Il Milione" by Leonardo Olschki    Paddling the Boreal Forest: Rediscovering A.P. Low by Max Finkelstein & James Stone    Barbed Wire and Bougainvillea: Adventures in Papua New Guinea by Bob Stevens    Barbed Wire and Bougainvillea: Adventures in Papua New Guinea by Bob Stevens    The Cape Crusaders: Driving a Dennis fire engine from the tip of Europe to the bottom of Africa by Julian Walker    EXPEDITIONS: Gold, Shamans, and Green Fire by Lee Elders    Three Days Of The Condor Or Fifty Shades Of Dry: Second In The Series From The Adventure Library by Randy Lippincott    The Brushy Crick Kids by Beverly Royster Veenbaas    The Coast Guard Oracle by James David
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Unbeaten Tracks in Japan: An Account of Travels in the Interior Including Visits to the Aborigines of Yezo and the Shrine of N by Isabella Lucy Bird
Unbeaten Tracks in Japan: An Account of Travels in the Interior Including Visits to the Aborigines of Yezo and the Shrine of N

"So genial is its spirit, so enticing its narrative."-New Englander and Yale Review (1881). The first recorded account of Japan by a Westerner, this 1878 book captures a lifestyle that has nearly vanished. The author traveled 1,400 miles by horse, ferry,
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The Last Gentleman Adventurer: Coming of Age in the Arctic by Edward Beauclerk Maurice
The Last Gentleman Adventurer: Coming of Age in the Arctic

"This is a great book about life at remote bases in Canada's far north as seen by a young English boy who went there by himself to see the world and got more than he could have bargained for. Beautifully written." - Sir Ranulph Fiennes

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Duffy's War by Stephen L. Harris
Duffy's War

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The Love Temples of Khajuraho by Steve Reichstein
The Love Temples of Khajuraho

A unique blend of travel diary and coming-of-age story, The Love Temples of Khajuraho is filled with wonderfully written observations about the places, people, societies and situations author Steve Reichstein encountered during his journey around the

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AN EXTREME ENCOUNTER: ANTARCTICA: Adventure Without Limits by Frosty Wooldridge
AN EXTREME ENCOUNTER: ANTARCTICA: Adventure Without Limits

If a plunger and mop gave him a ticket to the ice continent, so be it. Nothing short of a seat in the cargo hold of a Star Lifter transport plane would stop Frosty Wooldridge and his appointment with destiny in Antarctica. Resolved that taking a job as
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Dangerous Passage: Issues in the Arctic by Gerard Kenney
Dangerous Passage: Issues in the Arctic

The story of the opening up of the Northwest Passage and the ensuing potential risks to the Arctic environment and Canadian sovereignty are explored.
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Leaves In The Wind by Kit Cain
Leaves In The Wind

The central figure of this short story is a biker named Montana LeFandra (not his real name). I was about to say "hero" of this story, but, on thinking about it, the shoe doesn't really fit the foot. Though the teller of the story might well see himself
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Kit Cain 28 Mar 2014 $4.99

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Flying The Yukon's Bush by Kit Cain
Flying The Yukon's Bush

In 1962 I had just been released from active duty as a US Marine helicopter pilot and had no idea what I wanted to do with the rest of my life, but had planned from the very beginning to make the most of my mandatory armed services draft obligation so
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Kit Cain 28 Mar 2014 $4.99

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Oak Island Obsession: The Restall Story by Lee Lamb
Oak Island Obsession: The Restall Story

For nearly six years the Restall family lived on Oak Island digging for the treasure of the infamous Money Pit. In 1965 their quest ended in tragedy.
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Mud, Sweat, and Tears: The Autobiography by Bear Grylls
Mud, Sweat, and Tears: The Autobiography

"Bear Grylls is a veritable superhero...

The former UK Special Forces paratrooper has braved the world's harshest environments."
—Hampton Sides, Outside Magazine

"Bear Grylls is one tough, crazy dude."
Washington Post

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The Shark God by Charles Montgomery
The Shark God

When Charles Montgomery was ten years old, he stumbled upon the memoirs of his great-grandfather, a seafaring missionary in the South Pacific. Poring over the faint text and faded pictures, he was entranced by the world of black magic and savagery the

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A Survival Guide for Life: How to Achieve Your Goals, Thrive in Adversity, and Grow in Character by Bear Grylls
A Survival Guide for Life: How to Achieve Your Goals, Thrive in Adversity, and Grow in Character

From the world-famous survival expert,learn how to make everyday an unforgettable adventure

Life in the outdoors teaches us invaluable lessons. Encountering the wild forces us to plan and execute goals, face danger, push our "limits," and sharpen our

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Bear Grylls 22 Mar 2014 $20.99

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Mother of God: An Extraordinary Journey into the Uncharted Tributaries of the Western Amazon by Paul Rosolie
Mother of God: An Extraordinary Journey into the Uncharted Tributaries of the Western Amazon

For fans of The Lost City of Z, Walking the Amazon, and Turn Right at Machu Picchu comes naturalist and explorer Paul Rosolie's extraordinary adventure in the uncharted tributaries of the Western Amazon—a tale of discovery that vividly captures

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Paul Rosolie 20 Mar 2014 $14.99

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No Way Down: Life and Death on K2 by Graham Bowley
No Way Down: Life and Death on K2

"No Way Down is both a gripping read and a clear-eyed investigation of the hubris, politics, and bad luck that brought on one of the worst disasters in modern mountaineering history." — Michael Kodas, author of High Crimes: The Fate of Everest

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Graham Bowley 18 Mar 2014 $12.99

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Daring Docs by Milton Golin
Daring Docs

High drama of investigative reports involving disaster heroism, air crashes, serial murder, hidden American history, childhood and other health disorders, and wartime crises.

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Milton Golin 14 Mar 2014 $6.00

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Human Beings: Ordinary Meetings with Extraordinary People by Sally Blakemore
Human Beings: Ordinary Meetings with Extraordinary People

Human Beings is an entertaining glance at intersecting lives. This wild set of true, short stories knits a view of humanity through the eyes of an observer who believes that human beings have small purposes -and a big purpose-in their ordinary, day-to-day
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Rowing Against the Wind by Angela Madsen
Rowing Against the Wind

In September of 1993, at the age of 33, Angela Madsen underwent back surgery for an injury she sustained while on duty in the military. Her goal was to be walking and surfing within one year but the surgery went wrong, leaving her a diagnosed paraplegic.
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Angela Madsen 11 Mar 2014 $14.95

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David Thompson by Tom Shardlow
David Thompson

Using only the stars and his sextant, explorer David Thompson set out on a 34-year journey that would culminate in one of history's greatest mapping achievements.
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Tom Shardlow 6 Mar 2014 $11.99

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Making Waves - Memoir of a Marine Botanist by Marilyn Miler Harlin
Making Waves - Memoir of a Marine Botanist

At age eight Marilyn Harlin already knew she wanted to be a scientist. Throughout the peaks and valleys in her life-including widowhood when her husband fell off a mountain in Switzerland, and the challenges of raising two children on her own--she kept
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The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos by Patrick Leigh Fermor
The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos

In the winter of 1933, eighteen-year-old Patrick ("Paddy") Leigh Fermor set out on a walk across Europe, starting in Holland and ending in Constantinople, a trip that took him almost a year. Decades later, Leigh Fermor told the story of that life-changing
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Patrick Leigh Fermor 25 Feb 2014 $30.00

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The Life of George Bass: Surgeon and sailor of the Enlightenment by Miriam Estensen
The Life of George Bass: Surgeon and sailor of the Enlightenment

A full account of the life, times and mysterious disappearance of George Bass, one of Australia's most significant maritime explorers, from the author of the highly acclaimed Discovery and The Life of Matthew Flinders.
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Miriam Estensen 22 Feb 2014 $27.26

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WHY? The Journey 1965 by Lou H. Alwood
WHY? The Journey 1965

If you have ever had a dream you needed to fulfil, and challenged yourself to pursue that dream, then you have a story to tell. Join us on our trail ride by horseback, coast to coast across Canada in 1965. Living with Mother Nature, learning to ride, we
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Lou H. Alwood 19 Feb 2014 $3.99

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Socialist Dreams and Beauty Queens: A Couchsurfer's Adventures in the New Venezuela by Jamie Maslin
Socialist Dreams and Beauty Queens: A Couchsurfer's Adventures in the New Venezuela

Couchsurfer, hitchhiker, and rogue wanderer Jamie Maslin embarks on a couchsurfing adventure to the homeland of “firebrand," “populist," “anti-American" president Hugo Chavez: the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. Alone in the crime capital
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Jamie Maslin 18 Feb 2014 $16.95

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Ships of Wood and Men of Iron: A Norwegian-Canadian Saga of Exploration in the High Arctic by Gerard Kenney
Ships of Wood and Men of Iron: A Norwegian-Canadian Saga of Exploration in the High Arctic

A history of explorations of the Arctic in Canada, beginning with Otto Sverdrups 18981902 Norwegian expedition.
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Gerard Kenney 15 Feb 2014 $21.95

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Don't Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs...She Thinks I'm a Piano Player in a Whorehouse by Paul Carter
Don't Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs...She Thinks I'm a Piano Player in a Whorehouse

A take no prisoners' approach to life has seen Paul Carter heading to some of the world's most remote, wild and dangerous places as a contractor in the oil business. Amazingly, he's survived (so far) to tell these stories from the edge of civilization,
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Paul Carter 13 Feb 2014 $22.68

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Memoirs of a Buccaneer: Dampier's New Voyage Round the World, 1697 by William Dampier
Memoirs of a Buccaneer: Dampier's New Voyage Round the World, 1697

This fascinating travel and adventure book tells of pirate life and offers a rare look at the 17th-century botany and anthropology of Central and South America and the East Indies. 7 illustrations.
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William Dampier 2 Feb 2014 $14.95

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Buffalo Bill's Life Story: An Autobiography by W. F. Cody
Buffalo Bill's Life Story: An Autobiography

Thrilling yarns of buffalo hunts, Indian life, and riding with the Pony Express abound in this exciting memoir of life in the Old West. Illustrations by N. C. Wyeth.
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W. F. Cody 1 Feb 2014 $10.95

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The Indian Equator: Mark Twain's India Revisited by Ian Strathcarron
The Indian Equator: Mark Twain's India Revisited

In 1895 Mark Twain conducted a year-long around-the-world lecture tour that formed the basis for Following the Equator. A modern-day journalist recounts Twain's passage through India and offers his own intriguing observations of the same sites a century
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Ian Strathcarron 25 Jan 2014 $14.95

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White Sherpas by Patrick Cullinan
White Sherpas

Patrick Cullinan is the first member of the Australian Defence Force to climb Mount Everest. He achieved this as part of the 1988 Australian Bicentennial Everest Expedition. Patrick's journey to the summit of Everest start with his days as a cadet at Duntroon
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Patrick Cullinan 25 Jan 2014 $8.86

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Travels With My Hat: A Lifetime on the Road by Christine Osborne
Travels With My Hat: A Lifetime on the Road

Travels with My Hat is the story of how an Australian nurse switched careers to become an award-winning international travel writer and photographer. It is a colourful record of her experiences defined by travel and frequently against all odds. "We don't
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Christine Osborne 21 Jan 2014 $9.99

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Jim Tully: American Writer, Irish Rover, Hollywood Brawler by Paul Bauer & Mark Dawidziak
Jim Tully: American Writer, Irish Rover, Hollywood Brawler

INDEPENDENT PUBLISHER SILVER MEDAL WINNER 2012 IN BIOGRAPHY & IBPA/BEN FRANKLIN AWARD FINALIST 2012 IN BIOGRAPHY"Bauer and Dawidziak tell the story cleanly, with pace, some verve and very impressive research. It's a difficult job pulled off with deceptive
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To the Rescue! True Stories of Tragedy and Survival by Carolyn Matthews
To the Rescue! True Stories of Tragedy and Survival

Ordinary people become heroes in extraordinary circumstances - a ski accident, a missing child, a thrilling sea rescue.
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Carolyn Matthews 9 Jan 2014 $24.99

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Madam, Have You Ever Really Been Happy? by Meg Noble Peterson
Madam, Have You Ever Really Been Happy?

Explore Africa and Asia's exotic and humble locales with Meg Peterson as she sets out to circle the globe carrying nothing more than a backpack. Unfettered by deadlines and armed with an open ticket and a camera, she takes off, making plans as she goes.

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Meg Noble Peterson 8 Jan 2014 $6.00

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Waiting 'Round the Bend by Howard Debenham
Waiting 'Round the Bend

Howard Debenham was raised in Queanbeyan and Canberra. Joining the still fledgling Department of External Affairs in 1961, his career in Australia's Foreign Service took him through eleven overseas postings in nine countries - India twice, South Korea,
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Howard Debenham 7 Jan 2014 $8.86

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On Belay: The Life of Legendary Mountaineer Paul Petzoldt by Raye Ringholz
On Belay: The Life of Legendary Mountaineer Paul Petzoldt

* Paul Petzoldt was a pioneering North American climber and founder of the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) * Details an adventurous, wild, and long life * Drawn from 30 years of personal association and extensive interviews There are old climbers
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Raye Ringholz 5 Jan 2014 $18.95

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The Map of My Dead Pilots: The Dangerous Game of Flying in Alaska by Colleen Mondor
The Map of My Dead Pilots: The Dangerous Game of Flying in Alaska

Northern Exposure meets Air America in this exposé of the daily life and death insanity of commercial flying in Alaska.
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Colleen Mondor 4 Jan 2014 $11.99

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For What It's Worth by Michael Holman
For What It's Worth

This non-fiction, coming-of-age story of a young Oregon man who joins the Green Berets unfolds in the chaotic late 1960's. We experience his steps as he graduates rigorous Special Forces' training and is selected as part of an elite team in Europe. This
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Michael Holman 3 Jan 2014 $9.99

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Canoeing a Continent: On the Trail of Alexander Mackenzie by Max Finkelstein
Canoeing a Continent: On the Trail of Alexander Mackenzie

A personal account of the travels of Max Finkelstein as he retraces, some 200 years later, the route of Alexander Mackenzie, the first European to cross North America.
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Max Finkelstein 31 Dec 2013 $28.99

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Singing in Baghdad by Cameron Powers
Singing in Baghdad

A real-life modern Musical Mission of Peace into Baghdad: American couple put their hearts on the line and invade Iraq by singing popular Arabic music on the streets of Baghdad as the US Marines invade with weaponry in the spring of 2003. They give another
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Cameron Powers 21 Dec 2013 $9.95

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Kodoku by Kenichi Horie
Kodoku

First described in a best-selling Japanese book, then an internationally acclaimed motion picture, Kodoku is the full record of the background, conception, preparation, and execution of this daring, yet carefully planned adventure. Kodoku is the story
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Kenichi Horie 16 Dec 2013 $24.95

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Imperial Footprints by James L. Newman
Imperial Footprints

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Marco Polo's Asia: An Introduction to His "Description of the World" Called "Il Milione" by Leonardo Olschki
Marco Polo's Asia: An Introduction to His "Description of the World" Called "Il Milione"

An overview of Marco Polo's book called Description of the World ("Il Milione" in Italian). This work places "Il Milione" in historical context and includes details of Marco Polo's life. This digital edition was derived from ACLS Humanities E-Book's (http://www.humanitiesebook.org)
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Leonardo Olschki 11 Dec 2013 $9.99

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Paddling the Boreal Forest: Rediscovering A.P. Low by Max Finkelstein & James Stone
Paddling the Boreal Forest: Rediscovering A.P. Low

The boreal forest of Quebec/Labrador has captivated avid canoeists for generations. The Canadian iron man, A.P. Low (18611942), surveyed the area.
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Max Finkelstein &
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Barbed Wire and Bougainvillea: Adventures in Papua New Guinea by Bob Stevens
Barbed Wire and Bougainvillea: Adventures in Papua New Guinea

In 2001, Bob was sent by Australian Volunteers International to Papua New Guinea to teach at a Catholic mission school, 800km up the Fly River. Book contents include cannibalism, murder, witchcraft, tragedy, hardship, safety concerns and humour. 20 months
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Bob Stevens 5 Dec 2013 $7.99

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Barbed Wire and Bougainvillea: Adventures in Papua New Guinea by Bob Stevens
Barbed Wire and Bougainvillea: Adventures in Papua New Guinea

In 2001, Bob was sent by Australian Volunteers International to Papua New Guinea to teach at a Catholic mission school, 800km up the Fly River. Book contents include cannibalism, murder, witchcraft, tragedy, hardship, safety concerns and humour. 20 months
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Bob Stevens 5 Dec 2013 $7.99

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The Cape Crusaders: Driving a Dennis fire engine from the tip of Europe to the bottom of Africa by Julian Walker
The Cape Crusaders: Driving a Dennis fire engine from the tip of Europe to the bottom of Africa

In 1987, seven people embarked on a three month charity expedition to drive an old red Dennis fire engine from the northern tip of Europe to the southernmost point of Africa. After almost five months, 37,000km, 21 countries, and a journey through rainforest,
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Julian Walker 4 Dec 2013 $9.63

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EXPEDITIONS: Gold, Shamans, and Green Fire by Lee Elders
EXPEDITIONS: Gold, Shamans, and Green Fire

Journey from the banks of a prolific gold bearing river named Hell to a century-old, last will and testament whose riddle led the Catholic Church and British and Colombian explorers to an uncharted area of Ecuador in a futile search for high-grade emeralds.
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Lee Elders 26 Nov 2013 $9.99

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Three Days Of The Condor Or Fifty Shades Of Dry: Second In The Series From The Adventure Library by Randy Lippincott
Three Days Of The Condor Or Fifty Shades Of Dry: Second In The Series From The Adventure Library

This is a trilogy about three separate epic climbs. Climbs that are difficult enough by themselves, but were made more grueling by the common thread of life-threatening heat. The insidious sun sucking energy, water, and even your willpower from a well-conditioned
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Randy Lippincott 13 Nov 2013 $3.99

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The Brushy Crick Kids by Beverly Royster Veenbaas
The Brushy Crick Kids

In this epic story author Beverly Veenbaas takes you into the personal lives of her ancestors with true stories pulled from 600 years of history. Watch as they unfold into the narrative of her childhood and as her life evolves into the Twenty First Century.

The
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Beverly Royster Veenbaas 11 Nov 2013 $6.00

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The Coast Guard Oracle by James David
The Coast Guard Oracle

A former cook looks for a new means of life and soon finds himself in the life saving branch of the military. After graduating Basic Training, Daniel Pearce becomes possessed by a wild drinking alter-ego entity while studying at an electrical school. After
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James David 8 Nov 2013 $2.99

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Rings: On the Life and Family of a Southern Fighter by Randy Bates
Rings: On the Life and Family of a Southern Fighter

In this momentous debut, Randy Bates finds in the daily lives of one American family the pathos and drama we usually associate with the finest fiction. Rings is strict, however, in presenting only actual people and incidents. The book takes as its protagonist
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Randy Bates 29 Oct 2013 $7.99

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Ride Like Hell and You'll Get There: Detours into mayhem by Paul Carter
Ride Like Hell and You'll Get There: Detours into mayhem

More of Paul Carter's hugely entertaining stories of his seriously crazy, sometimes terrifying, always hilarious adventures.
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Paul Carter 25 Oct 2013 $15.45

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The High Altitude: Airline pilot, mountaineer, modern-day adventurer by Mike Allsop
The High Altitude: Airline pilot, mountaineer, modern-day adventurer

Mountaineer, pilot, ultra runner and ordinary bloke, Mike Allsop is an adventurer of the truest kind.
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Mike Allsop 25 Oct 2013 $22.72

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The K2 Man (and His Molluscs): The Extraordinary life of Haversham Godwin-Austen by Catherine Moorehead
The K2 Man (and His Molluscs): The Extraordinary life of Haversham Godwin-Austen

Probably the greatest mountaineer of his day,' claimed Kenneth Mason in his definitive mountaineering history, Abode of Snow. Haversham Godwin-Austen (1834-1923), from an ancient and interesting Surrey aristocratic family with royal connections, not only
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Catherine Moorehead 20 Oct 2013 $14.57

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The Life of Christopher Columbus by Ward Everett Hale
The Life of Christopher Columbus

This book contains a life of Christopher Columbus, written with the hope of interesting all classes of readers. A Classic in American history - learn about his birthplace and upbringing, his trials and adventures at sea (including his discovery of America
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Beyond the Vertical by Layton Kor
Beyond the Vertical

Layton Kor is pre-eminent in American mountaineering. He is considered the best rock climber of his generation, and his list of first ascents of technically difficult rock climbs, both free and aid, is perhaps unmatched by any American climber. In this
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Layton Kor 6 Oct 2013 $23.99

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The Life of Matthew Flinders by Miriam Estensen
The Life of Matthew Flinders

The compelling story of the life and times of Matthew Flinders, one of Australia's and history s - greatest explorers. From the author of 'Discovery'.;
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Miriam Estensen 3 Oct 2013 $31.81

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Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure by Artemis Cooper
Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure

Patrick Leigh Fermor's enviably colorful life took off when in 1934, at the age of eighteen, he decided to walk across Europe. In just over a year he had trekked through nine countries and taught himself three languages, and his enthusiasm and curiosity
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Artemis Cooper 30 Sep 2013 $30.00

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Murderers, Robbers & Highwaymen: True Tales of Crime and Punishment in Eighteenth-Century England by Stephen Brennan
Murderers, Robbers & Highwaymen: True Tales of Crime and Punishment in Eighteenth-Century England

Despite the frequency with which criminals were sentenced to death, crime was still on the rise in England in the mid-1700s. Men were thrown in jail daily for everything from associating with gypsies to cutting down fruit trees and stealing sheep. Although

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Andy's Story - Too much for a lifetime by R. A. Lang
Andy's Story - Too much for a lifetime

Andy's Story takes you on a worldwide adventure filled with unexpected events, impossible and sometimes life threatening situations. It's a story of tragedy, the supernatural, love and disappointments on a global scale. Real life and factual day by day
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R. A. Lang 20 Sep 2013 $4.99

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Lowell Thomas Jr.: Flight to Adventure, Alaska and Beyond by Lowell Thomas & Lew Freedman
Lowell Thomas Jr.: Flight to Adventure, Alaska and Beyond

Lowell Thomas Jr., now eighty?nine, is a famed Alaskan who made his mark as a Bush pilot and by serving in state government, but who also has had a lifetime's worth of adventures that have taken him around the world that he describes in his autobiogra
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The Salt Of Broken Tears: A Novel by Michael Meehan
The Salt Of Broken Tears: A Novel

On the edge of the remote salt flats of Australia, a young woman blows in from nowhere and disturbs the precarious equilibrium of a family farm. The boy is fascinated by her, his mother despises her, and the brutish farmhand wants to possess her. When
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Michael Meehan 30 Aug 2013 $24.95

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Hangar Flying with Grandpa: Flight and Adventure Stories for my Grandchildren by Wilbert Turk
Hangar Flying with Grandpa: Flight and Adventure Stories for my Grandchildren

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Who Was Neil Armstrong? by Jeffrey Joyce
Who Was Neil Armstrong?

Readers will delight in the high-interest educational topics addressed in this book, which is aligned to the 3rd grade Common Core State Standards for English/Language Arts. Age-appropriate language, vivid imagery, and a relatable narrative will grab students'
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Neil Armstrong: First Man on the Moon by Juan Garcia
Neil Armstrong: First Man on the Moon

Readers will delight in the high-interest educational topics addressed in this book, which is aligned to the 3rd grade Common Core State Standards for English/Language Arts. Age-appropriate language, vivid imagery, and a relatable narrative will grab students'
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A Kiwi in Cowboy Country by Michael Belshaw
A Kiwi in Cowboy Country

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Around the World in 80 Years: A New Travel Diary by Elva Nelson
Around the World in 80 Years: A New Travel Diary

Between 1982 and 2012, I took 95 major trips to foreign and domestic destinations as tour designer and leader. My tours were tailored to include experiences not enjoyed by the average traveler. Bet you didn't see what we did! This book is about: • Traveling
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Elva Nelson 12 Aug 2013 $3.99

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Thrill of the Rookie by Osaze Ehigiator
Thrill of the Rookie

In the Mid 80's Nigeria was politically unstable. The country was ruled by military dictatorship whose leaders came into power as a result of incessant coup de tat. There was always one coup after another and the military rulers were clueless on how to
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Osaze Ehigiator 12 Aug 2013 $9.99

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Flying the Southern Cross: The Adventures of Aviators Charles Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm by Michael Molkentin
Flying the Southern Cross: The Adventures of Aviators Charles Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm

Australian aviators Charles Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm made the first trans-Pacific flight in 1928 in an aircraft constructed largely of timber and fabric, the Southern Cross. With Americans Jim Warner as radio operator and Harry Lyon as navigator,
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Michael Molkentin 10 Aug 2013 $19.99

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The Rewards of Scuba Hunting: Underwater Adventures! Learn to Harvest & Cook Exotic Seafoods! by George Young
The Rewards of Scuba Hunting: Underwater Adventures! Learn to Harvest & Cook Exotic Seafoods!

The planetary oceans are filled with bizarre and exotic, yet delicious creatures! Over 40 years of frequent diving have taught the author how to catch, clean, and cook exceptional ocean fare, from worldwide slimy sea cucumbers to the Northwest's highly
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George Young 9 Aug 2013 $3.99

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The Life and Adventures of William Buckley by Tim Flannery
The Life and Adventures of William Buckley

William Buckley, soldier and escaped convict, is the legendary wild white man of colonial Australia. In 1803 he escaped from the official settlement in Victoria. For 32 years he lived with local Aborigines before giving himself up in 1835. In this remarkable
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Tim Flannery 8 Aug 2013 $25.95

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Missionary Adventures in the South Pacific by Leona Crawford & David Livingston Crawford
Missionary Adventures in the South Pacific

Besides providing a wealth of contemporary factual information, diligently researched and presented in a remarkably lucid manner, this book is full of human interest: the braving of incredible dangers, the enduring of great hardships, and devastating storms;
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World Travel Adventures: True Encounters From Over 100 Countries By An Ordinary Guy With Extraordinary Experiences by Steve Freeman
World Travel Adventures: True Encounters From Over 100 Countries By An Ordinary Guy With Extraordinary Experiences

Travel along with Steve as he visits 100 countries and all 7 continents. From a middle-class family in Brooklyn, New York, he left the corporate world to explore the rest of the world - and found amazing people, places, and experiences, from the Tropics
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Steve Freeman 30 Jul 2013 $3.99

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Lost in Tibet: The Untold Story of Five American Airmen, a Doomed Plane, and the Will to Survive by Richard Starks & Miriam Murcutt
Lost in Tibet: The Untold Story of Five American Airmen, a Doomed Plane, and the Will to Survive

Caught in a violent storm and blown far off their intended course, five American airmen--flying the dangerous Himalayan supply route known as "The Hump"--were forced to bail out just seconds before their plane ran out of fuel. To their astonishment, they
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29 Jul 2013 $13.50

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Journeys on the Silk Road: A Desert Explorer, Buddha's Secret Library, and the Unearthing of the World's Oldest Printed Book by Joyce Morgan & Conrad Walters
Journeys on the Silk Road: A Desert Explorer, Buddha's Secret Library, and the Unearthing of the World's Oldest Printed Book

A literary thriller-meets-travel adventure-meets-popular history rife with a fascinating cast of characters that includes a misfit explorer named Aurel Stein, a cunning abbot, and a fox terrier named Dash the Great, all set against the land of dunes, sandstorms,
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Joyce Morgan &
Conrad Walters
29 Jul 2013 $19.99

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On the "Lee Side" of My Navy Life by Christopher Harame
On the "Lee Side" of My Navy Life

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Flying Star: "A Sailboat's Story" by E. Claude Morgan
Flying Star: "A Sailboat's Story"

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In Cold Water by Mike Humphreys
In Cold Water

In Cold Water immerses the reader in the challenges, sights, sounds, triumphs and disappointments of swimming the English Channel--and one man's fixation on the feat. First conquered in 1875 by Matthew Webb, the choppy, 22-mile Channel presents one of
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Mike Humphreys 17 Jul 2013 $3.99

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Travel Tales of Michael Brein: My Top 10 by Michael Brein
Travel Tales of Michael Brein: My Top 10

The top 10 of the best 100 personal travel tales of travel-adventurer, Dr Michael Brein, the world's first and only travel psychologist. Through harrowing close calls and hilarious mis-adventures in some of the world's most exotic cultures, Michael Brein
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Michael Brein 13 Jul 2013 $3.99

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Travel Tales of Michael Brein: My Best 100 by Michael Brein
Travel Tales of Michael Brein: My Best 100

The best 100 personal travel tales of travel-adventurer, Dr Michael Brein, the world's first and only travel psychologist. Through harrowing close calls and hilarious misadventures in some of the world's most exotic cultures, Michael Brein examines the
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Michael Brein 13 Jul 2013 $7.99

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W.J. de Wilde (1860-1936): Een vergeten onderzoeker van de Nederlandse hunebedden by Wout Arentzen
W.J. de Wilde (1860-1936): Een vergeten onderzoeker van de Nederlandse hunebedden

This biography explores the life of W. J. de Wilde, one of the more mysterious characters in the history of Dutch prehistoric archaeology. He wrote several articles and gave lectures on the "hunebedden", the Dutch megalithic tombs in the first two decades
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Wout Arentzen 27 Jun 2013 $29.35

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Warrior Princess: My Quest to Become the First Female Maasai Warrior by Mindy Budgor
Warrior Princess: My Quest to Become the First Female Maasai Warrior

Only the combination of cultural curiosity, passion, fearlessness and a set of Jewish parents breathing fire down her neck could lead a sane human being to buy a one-way ticket to Nairobi and face probable death in an effort to become the world's first

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Mindy Budgor 27 Jun 2013 $19.99

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The Life of Dr. Elisha Kent Kane: And of Other Distinguised American Explorers by Samuel M. Smucker
The Life of Dr. Elisha Kent Kane: And of Other Distinguised American Explorers

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Samuel M. Smucker 25 Jun 2013 $1.95

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The South Pole: An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the Fram, 1910-1912 by Captain Roald Amundsen
The South Pole: An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the Fram, 1910-1912

The first explorer to reach the South Pole recounts the rigors of his expedition.
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After Everest: Inside the Private World of Edmund Hillary by Paul Little & Carolyne Meng-Yee
After Everest: Inside the Private World of Edmund Hillary

A fascinating exploration of the life of mountaineer and adventurere, Edmund Hilary - penetrating beyond the legend to reveal a character of paradoxes.
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Paul Little &
Carolyne Meng-Yee
19 Jun 2013 $18.17

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Almost a Boffin The Memoirs of Group Captain E.E.Vielle, OBE, RAF - Rtd by EE Vielle
Almost a Boffin The Memoirs of Group Captain E.E.Vielle, OBE, RAF - Rtd

o continue to live life to the full at 100 years old is quite amazing! In this exhilarating, exciting and at times emotional book EE Vielle takes us through a life which involved several different careers. His early childhood memories draw you into a forgotten
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EE Vielle 19 Jun 2013 $5.99

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The 25,000 Mile Love Story: The Epic Story of the Couple Who Sacrificed Everything to Run the World by Serge Roetheli
The 25,000 Mile Love Story: The Epic Story of the Couple Who Sacrificed Everything to Run the World

The 25,000 Mile Love Story is a love storybut not a love story in the traditional sense. It is not just about a man and woman; nor is it just about a husband and wife. There are many people who can write that story. Instead, this is a love story
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Serge Roetheli 18 Jun 2013 $19.99

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Nicole's Diary: Running the World... Losing Our Marbles by Nicole Roetheli
Nicole's Diary: Running the World... Losing Our Marbles

Two years after having linked Ushuaia (Argentina) to Fairbanks (Alaska) while covering more than 24,000 kilometers, with him running and her at the handlebars of a motorcycle, Serge and Nicole Roetheli of Valais (Switzerland) took to the road again in
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Nicole Roetheli 17 Jun 2013 $11.99

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The Transient Leech by Franco M. Nichini
The Transient Leech

Franco Nichini served as a doctor with the British Army from 1958 to 1960. Join the doctor, in his candid memoir, as he recounts these special years and the different women he encountered. Journey with him to England, France, and exotic Kenya and discover
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Franco M. Nichini 13 Jun 2013 $4.99

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The Last Voyageur: Amos Burg and the Rivers of the West by Vince Welch
The Last Voyageur: Amos Burg and the Rivers of the West

"What is this thing in me that enables me to leave comforts and a wide variety of entertainments and feel a strange satisfaction wandering down a cheerless and indifferent river, enduring hardships and eating very little and exposed to all sorts of weather

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Vince Welch 11 Jun 2013 $24.95

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Andy's Story: Too Much for a Lifetime by Swansea Jack
Andy's Story: Too Much for a Lifetime

Andy's story takes you on a worldwide adventure filled with unexpected events, impossible and sometimes life threatening situations. It's a story of tragedy, the supernatural, love and disappointments on a global scale. Real life and factual day by day
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Swansea Jack 11 Jun 2013 $3.99

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The Seventymile Kid: The Lost Legacy of Harry Karstens and the First Ascent of Mount McKinley by Tom Walker
The Seventymile Kid: The Lost Legacy of Harry Karstens and the First Ascent of Mount McKinley

* A true and complete account of the first successful ascent of Mount McKinley—setting the record straight
* The summer of 2013 marks the 100th anniversary of the McKinley's first ascent
* Features archival photographs, including rare and never-before-published
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Tom Walker 5 Jun 2013 $19.95

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Guide's Life by Mikel W. Dawson
Guide's Life

Synopsis:

Guide's Life is an autobiographical memoir by Mikel W. Dawson. The book chronicles the author's life as a professional guide and a distinguished 23-year military career, including time spent as a member of the 7th ARCOM from 1993 until 2004.






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You Can't Win by Jack Black
You Can't Win

This underground sensation, with heretofore unpublished material by the author, will be released as a movie in 2013.
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Jack Black 30 May 2013 $2.99

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Bradford Washburn, An Extraordinary Life: The Autobiography of a Mountaineering Icon by Bradford Washburn & Lew Freedman
Bradford Washburn, An Extraordinary Life: The Autobiography of a Mountaineering Icon

Here at last is the thrilling memoir of the legendary mountaineer Bradford Washburn, one of the last surviving explorers and adventurers of the twentieth century. Drawing from decades of memories, journals, and an exquisite photographic collection, Washburn
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23 May 2013 $19.99

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The Eternity of Being a Global Explorer by Danny Teller & Yvonne Wu
The Eternity of Being a Global Explorer

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Danny Teller &
Yvonne Wu
12 May 2013 $3.99

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Beryl Markham: Never Turn Back by Catherine Gourley
Beryl Markham: Never Turn Back

Markham, an early pioneer in aviation, was a passionate, free-spirited girl struggling to come to terms with her identity and her place in the world. This biography tells of the obstacles she faced and how she overcame adversity to follow her dreams of
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Catherine Gourley 8 May 2013 $11.95

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Saving the White Lions: One Woman's Battle for Africa's Most Sacred Animal by Linda Tucker
Saving the White Lions: One Woman's Battle for Africa's Most Sacred Animal

In this captivating, suspenseful memoir, white lion conservationist Linda Tucker describes her perilous struggle to protect the sacred white lion from the merciless and mafia-like trophy-hunting industry, armed only with her indomitable spirit and total
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Linda Tucker 4 May 2013 $14.99

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On The Wild Side: A Collection of Short Stories About the Great Outdoors by Clyde L. Hampton
On The Wild Side: A Collection of Short Stories About the Great Outdoors

One will find it easy to love the clear, cold, cascading waters of the mountain streams, breathe the sweet, fresh fragrance of the forests and fields and experience the freedom of the, "Great Out of Doors," as you journey with the author through the true,
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Clyde L. Hampton 30 Apr 2013 $3.99

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Everest - The First Ascent: How a Champion of Science Helped to Conquer the Mountain by Harriet Tuckey
Everest - The First Ascent: How a Champion of Science Helped to Conquer the Mountain

Already awarded a prize by the Biographer's Club, Harriet Tuckey's book is both the history of what went into the first successful ascent of Mt. Everest in 1953 and a biography of her father, Dr Griffith Pugh, whose role was absolutely pivotal, yet mostly
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Harriet Tuckey 30 Apr 2013 $21.50

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Wilderness Secrets Revealed: Adventures of a Survivor by André-François Bourbeau
Wilderness Secrets Revealed: Adventures of a Survivor

André-François Bourbeau turned his passion for the outdoors into a celebrated career as a ground-breaking researcher and teacher of primitive wilderness survival. These are his first-hand stories, always informative, gritty, and sometimes hilarious.
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Man Proposes, God Disposes: Recollections of a French Pioneer by Pierre Maturié
Man Proposes, God Disposes: Recollections of a French Pioneer

A crystal clear evocation of another time and place and a compelling meditation on hope and loss.
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Pierre Maturié 12 Apr 2013 $29.95

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Black Livingstone: A True Tale of Adventure in the Nineteenth-Century Congo by Pagan Kennedy
Black Livingstone: A True Tale of Adventure in the Nineteenth-Century Congo

A largely untold story of an extraordinary historical figure, this biography sheds light on the life of William Sheppard, a 19th-century African American who, for more than 20 years, defied segregation and operated a missionary run by black Americans

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Pagan Kennedy 1 Apr 2013 $10.99

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Spacewalker: My Journey in Space and Faith as Nasa's Record-Setting Frequent Flyer by Jerry L. Ross & John Norberg
Spacewalker: My Journey in Space and Faith as Nasa's Record-Setting Frequent Flyer

From the age of ten, looking up at the stars, Jerry Ross knew that he wanted to journey into space. This autobiography tells the story of how he came not only to achieve that goal, but to become the most-launched astronaut in history, as well as a NASA
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Sole Survivor by Ruthanne Lum McCunn
Sole Survivor

On November 23, 1942, German U-Boats torpedoed the British ship Benlomond and it sank in the Atlantic in two minutes. The sole survivor was a second steward named Poon Lim, who, with no knowledge of the sea, managed to stay alive for 133 days on a small
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Ruthanne Lum McCunn 7 Mar 2013 $8.99

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Theodore von Neuhoff, King of Corsica: The Man Behind the Legend by Julia Gasper
Theodore von Neuhoff, King of Corsica: The Man Behind the Legend

"A visionary and a madman" was how one British statesman, Lord Carteret, described Theodore von Neuhoff. This exciting biography, Theodore von Neuhoff, King of Corsica: The Man behind the Legend by Julia Gasper, traces the unlikely career of the
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Julia Gasper 6 Mar 2013 $84.99

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Smithsonian Institution Secretary, Charles Doolittle Walcott by Ellis Yochelson
Smithsonian Institution Secretary, Charles Doolittle Walcott

Charles Doolittle Walcott (1850-1927) is a highly respected figure in history of geology and paleontology. Perhaps his most notable contribution to his field was his discovery of the Middle Cambrian Burgess Shale, one of the most important fossil discoveries
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Ellis Yochelson 1 Mar 2013 $29.99

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The Man Who Thought like a Ship by Loren C. Steffy
The Man Who Thought like a Ship

J. Richard "Dick" Steffy stood inside the limestone hall of the Crusader castle in Cyprus and looked at the wood fragments arrayed before him. They were old beyond belief. For more than two millennia they had remained on the sea floor, eaten by worms and
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Loren C. Steffy 22 Feb 2013 $35.00

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White Thirst: Surviving a New Life by Mike Anka
White Thirst: Surviving a New Life

It is 1979 in Eastern Europe, Romania - A bad year in the heavy-footed, deadly Communist Era under the Russian dominance. Two young men plan and manage to escape (risking their lives every step of the way) from the Iron Curtain and reach an International
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Mike Anka 22 Feb 2013 $10.99

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White Thirst: Surviving a New Life by Mike Anka
White Thirst: Surviving a New Life

It is 1979 in Eastern Europe, Romania - A bad year in the heavy-footed, deadly Communist Era under the Russian dominance. Two young men plan and manage to escape (risking their lives every step of the way) from the Iron Curtain and reach an International
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Mike Anka 22 Feb 2013 $10.99

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A Will to Be Free Vol. 1 by Booker T. Washington
A Will to Be Free Vol. 1

Collected here in this omnibus edition are three influential autobiographies of prominent men who rose up from slavery to greatness. Essential reading for anyone interested in African American Heritage. Included are Up From Slavery by Booker T. Washington,
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Booker T. Washington 21 Feb 2013 $1.99

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Wanderjahr: An odyssey of sorts by Richard Bevis
Wanderjahr: An odyssey of sorts

This is a story of two young men, fresh from school, as they travel in search of knowledge about the world and themselves. Trying to reach Africa on motor scooters, they nearly circle the Mediterranean. The impulses and questions they have are archetypal:
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Richard Bevis 19 Feb 2013 $2.99

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Livingstone: Revised and Expanded Edition by Tim Jeal
Livingstone: Revised and Expanded Edition

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Pelletier by Stephanie Anderson
Pelletier

This book tells the story of a French cabin boy, Narcisse Pelletier, and his life with the Uutaalnganu people of north-east Cape York from 1858 to 1875. Even though it is all but forgotten in Australia, and in France is known only in its broad outlines,
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Stephanie Anderson 13 Feb 2013 $14.99

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Alby Mangels: Beyond World Safari by Lynn Santer
Alby Mangels: Beyond World Safari

At the height of his fame Alby Mangels was more than just an international household name - he was a legend! His blockbuster travel documentaries - The World Safari series - blazed a path into untamed territories. He explored the world and took us along.
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Lynn Santer 13 Feb 2013 $9.99

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46 Days Adrift: A True Story by Barry Donnelly
46 Days Adrift: A True Story

Imagine yourself... adrift in a four-metre tinnie in the shark-infested waters of the Pacific Ocean - lost and seemingly forgotten - shark bait! Ben Tooki, his uncle and a friend were caught in a storm off the island of Kiribati and swept out to sea. For
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Barry Donnelly 13 Feb 2013 $14.99

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Man on Fire: A Stunt of a Life by Grant Page & Steve Wright
Man on Fire: A Stunt of a Life

His has been a life of cunning stunts - falling from the sky, jumping off cliffs, crashing motorbikes, rolling cars ... Grant Page, one of the world's best and most fearless stuntmen, tells his extraordinary life story.
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Grant Page &
Steve Wright
31 Jan 2013 $31.81

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Pedro de la Torre: Doctor to Conquerors by John Tate Lanning
Pedro de la Torre: Doctor to Conquerors

A biography of Pedro de la Torre, a 16th century physician to Spanish adventurers, with insights into medicine in the early Americas. This digital edition was derived from ACLS Humanities E-Book's (http://www.humanitiesebook.org) online version of the
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The Yangtze Valley and Beyond by Isabella L. Bird
The Yangtze Valley and Beyond

Isabella Bird was one of the greatest travelers and travel writers of all time, and this is her last major book, a sympathetic look at inland China and beyond into Tibet at the end of the 19th century. In describing the journey, Isabella provides a rich
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The True Story of Christopher Columbus by Elbridge Streeter Brooks
The True Story of Christopher Columbus

A fantastic biography of one of the world's greatest explorers, Christopher Columbus, written by the prolific children's historian Elbridge Streeter Brooks.
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Northern Rover by A. L. Karras & Olaf Hanson
Northern Rover

From 1919 to 1970, Olaf Hanson was a trapper, fur trader, prospector, game guardian, fisherman, and road blasting expert in northeastern Saskatchewan. He told his life story to popular Saskatchewan author A. L. Karras, who wrote this historical memoir
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The Coconut Comes in Due Season by David Hurd
The Coconut Comes in Due Season

In his memoir, David Hurd tells us of his adventures in Kenya in the 1960s and 1970s. His travels and work in the coast lead him to many adventures, from kidnappings to wild encounters with animals and even ghosts. Hurd becomes a fisherman and settles
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Peak Performance: The First Welsh Woman to Climb Everest by Tori James
Peak Performance: The First Welsh Woman to Climb Everest

The youngest British woman and first Welsh woman to climb Everest
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Alone on the Ice: The Greatest Survival Story in the History of Exploration by David Roberts
Alone on the Ice: The Greatest Survival Story in the History of Exploration

His two companions dead, food and supplies vanished in a crevasse, Douglas Mawson was still one hundred miles from camp.

On January 17, 1913, alone and near starvation, Douglas Mawson, leader of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, was hauling a sledge
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The Nullarbor Kid: Stories from my trucking life by Ray Gilleland
The Nullarbor Kid: Stories from my trucking life

He was a pioneer trucker in postwar Australia - a time when outback roads were little more than corrugated dirt goat tracks. This is a story of vast distances, ill-equipped machines, heat and dust, humour and mateship.
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From the Plains of Africa to the Jungles of Parliament by Barry Turner
From the Plains of Africa to the Jungles of Parliament

In the first part of the book, the author regales us with real-life adventures as a Game Warden in the Mkomazi Game Reserve in Northern Tanzania. The work chronicles encounters with such luminaries as Patrick Hemingway and the President of Tanzania. The
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The Republic of Pirates: Being the True and Surprising Story of the Caribbean Pirates and the Man Who Brought Them Down by Colin Woodard
The Republic of Pirates: Being the True and Surprising Story of the Caribbean Pirates and the Man Who Brought Them Down

Welcome to the Pirate Republic—the early-eighteenth-century home to some of the great pirate captains, including Blackbeard, "Black Sam" Bellamy, and Charles Vane. Along with their fellow pirates—former sailors, indentured servants, and runaway
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I Hike: Mostly True Stories from 10,000 Miles of Hiking by Lawton Grinter
I Hike: Mostly True Stories from 10,000 Miles of Hiking

"I never set out to hike 10,000 miles. It just sort of happened over the course of a decade." And so goes Lawton Grinter's compelling collection of short stories that have been over ten years and 10,000 trail miles in the making. I Hike brings the reader
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Hazelet's Journal by John Clark
Hazelet's Journal

A riveting Alaska Gold Rush saga that takes place in the Copper River Country 1898 to 1902. Hazelet's Journal is a remarkable true story not only about a man and his family, but about a nation finding its way into the 20th century. It is a timeless story
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The Odyssey of an African Slave by Sitiki
The Odyssey of an African Slave

Recently discovered as a hand-written document in the Buckingham Smith Collection at the New York Historical Society, this remarkable first-person narrative traces the life of Sitiki, whose name was changed to Jack Smith after his enslavement in America.

Captured

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A Place Beyond: Finding Home in Arctic Alaska by Nick Mr. Jans
A Place Beyond: Finding Home in Arctic Alaska

In A Place Beyond, Nick Jans leads us into his "found" home-the Eskimo village of Ambler, Alaska, and the vast wilderness around it. In his powerful essays, the rhythms of daily arctic life blend with high adventure-camping among wolves, traveling with
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The Death of Meriwether Lewis: A Historic Crime Scene Investigation by James E. Starrs & Kira Gale
The Death of Meriwether Lewis: A Historic Crime Scene Investigation

Even after more than two centuries, mystery continues to surround Meriwether Lewis's death—did the famous explorer commit suicide or was he murdered? Recently revealed truths and deconstructed myths are woven together in this fascinating account

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The Ringer by Anonymous
The Ringer

In April of 2012 Astronomers Paul Davies and Robert Wagner who are affiliated with Arizona State University, filmed five large UFOs flying over the surface of the moon. Even though Paul Davies is a theoretical physicist and a cosmologist who is now involved
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Travels in the White Man's Grave: Memoirs from West and Central Africa by Donald MacIntosh
Travels in the White Man's Grave: Memoirs from West and Central Africa

In the 1950s, the interior of West and Central Africa was still known as 'The White Man's Grave'. Its forests were primeval and inhabited the minds of Westerners as places of foreboding. But to Donald MacIntosh, a 23-year-old Gaelic-speaking Scottish forester,
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The Enchanted Quest of Dana and Ginger Lamb by Julie Huffman-klinkowitz & Jerome Klinkowitz
The Enchanted Quest of Dana and Ginger Lamb

Best-selling authors, sensational lecturers, documentary filmmakers, amateur archaeologists, spies for FDR--Dana and Ginger Lamb led the life of Indiana Jones long before the movie icon was ever scripted. "We blaze the trail," Ginger said, "and the scientists

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Still Life: Adventures in Taxidermy by Melissa Milgrom
Still Life: Adventures in Taxidermy

It's easy to dismiss taxidermy as a kitschy or morbid sideline, the realm of trophy fish and jackalopes or an anachronistic throwback to the dusty diorama. Yet theirs is a world of intrepid hunter-explorers, eccentric naturalists, and gifted museum artisans,

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The Lost Cyclist: The Epic Tale of an American Adventurer and His Mysterious Disappearance by David Herlihy
The Lost Cyclist: The Epic Tale of an American Adventurer and His Mysterious Disappearance

History, mystery, and the fine art of detection mingle against exotic locales and intriguing characters in this tale of the search for the original celebrity cyclist whose disappearance fueled one of American sports' undying legends

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Straight on Till Morning: The Life of Beryl Markham by Mary S. Lovell
Straight on Till Morning: The Life of Beryl Markham

The New York Times bestseller: "Every page is filled with revelations, gossip and fascinating details about Markham."-Diane Ackerman, The New York Times Book Review

Born in England and raised in Kenya, Beryl Markham was a notorious beauty. She trained
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White Fever: A Journey to the Frozen Heart of Siberia by Jacek Hugo-Bader
White Fever: A Journey to the Frozen Heart of Siberia

No one in their right mind travels across Siberia in the middle of winter in a modified Russian jeep, with only a CD player (which breaks on the first day) for company. But Jacek Hugo-Bader is no ordinary traveler. As a fiftieth birthday present to himself,
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A Labyrinth of Kingdoms: 10,000 Miles through Islamic Africa by Steve Kemper
A Labyrinth of Kingdoms: 10,000 Miles through Islamic Africa

A true story that rivals the travels of Burton or Stanley for excitement, and surpasses them in scientific achievements.

In 1849 Heinrich Barth joined a small British expedition into unexplored regions of Islamic North and Central Africa. One by one

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The Last Viking: The Life of Roald Amundsen by Stephen Bown
The Last Viking: The Life of Roald Amundsen

The first full-scale biography of the greatest of all polar explorers and a conqueror of the Northwest Passage as well
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Dark Waters (The Expedition Trilogy, Book 1) by Jason Lewis
Dark Waters (The Expedition Trilogy, Book 1)

He survived a terrifying crocodile attack off Australia's Queensland coast, blood poisoning in the middle of the Pacific, malaria in Indonesia and China, and acute mountain sickness in the Himalayas. He was hit by a car and left for dead with two broken
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Good Vibrations: Coast to Coast by Harley by Tom Cunliffe
Good Vibrations: Coast to Coast by Harley

A rip-roaring Harley ride across America, told through the investigative lenses of a pair of husband-and-wife itinerant bikers from the UK

Told in a conversational and often times humorous tone, this is the story of Tom Cunliffe and his wife Roz, who

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The Man Who Loved Crocodiles: And Stories of Other Adventurous Australians by Marg Carroll
The Man Who Loved Crocodiles: And Stories of Other Adventurous Australians

Real stories can touch our humanity and move us to understand ourselves, as well as the person we are reading about. The adventurers here provide a mosaic of Australia over the past century, a priceless legacy. Here, 15 fiercely independent men and women
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The Lonely Sea and the Sky by Sir Francis Francis Chichester
The Lonely Sea and the Sky

The complete autobiography of the great adventurer Sir Francis Chichester, the first and fastest man to singlehandedly circumnavigate the globe

Aged 18 and with a taste for adventure, Francis Chichester emigrated to New Zealand with ten pounds in his

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Life and Adventures 1776-1801: Text Classics by John Nicol
Life and Adventures 1776-1801: Text Classics

First published in 1822, this is the extraordinary story of John Nicol, a sailor who circled the globe twice, fought Napoleon's navy, was in Hawaii just after Cook's death, and went to Port Jackson on a Second Fleet vessel with its cargo of female con
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The Lure of the Labrador Wild by Dillon Wallace
The Lure of the Labrador Wild

The story of Leonidas Hubbard's ill-fated expedition to canoe up the Naskaupi River in Labrador, Canada, written by his companion on the journey Dillon Wallace.
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The Life of Captain James Cook by Arthur Kitson
The Life of Captain James Cook

A biography of one of the most famous and influential mariners of history: Captain James Cook FRS RN.
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South by Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton
South

In 1914 Sir Ernest Shackleton, aboard the Endurance, set off on an expedition to complete the first ever land-crossing of the Antarctic continent - coast to coast via the South Pole. This is the story of that fateful voyage, told by Shackleton himself
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The English Governess at the Siamese Court by Anna Leonowens
The English Governess at the Siamese Court

The fascinating and somewhat sensationalist memoirs of Anna Leonowens, the English travel writer, educator, and social activist that became tutor to the wives and children of the king of Siam from 1862-68. Her story was later fictionalised in the book
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The Seven Year-Old Pilot by Capt. Steven Archille
The Seven Year-Old Pilot

Flying has been my dream since before I can remember... literally. My Aunt Odette tells me that when I was three years old, she took me with her to the Port-au-Prince International Airport to pick someone up, and when I saw an airliner up close for the
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Snapshots of Grenfell - and Grenfell's Monologue on the Ice Pan. by Irving Letto & J. T. Richards
Snapshots of Grenfell - and Grenfell's Monologue on the Ice Pan.

Snapshots of Grenfell is a two-part book. Part I is a tribute to the life and work of Wilfred Grenfell by a close friend and co-worker, J. T. Richards. Richards first met Grenfell in 1892, on the Labrador Coast, and was captivated by his energy, spirituality
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A Dip in the Ocean: Rowing Solo Across the Indian by Sarah Outen
A Dip in the Ocean: Rowing Solo Across the Indian

Four-thousand miles of unpredictable ocean, 500 chocolate bars, 124 days of physical exertion, three Guinness World Records, and one incredible journey

On April 1, 2009, brave 23-year-old Sarah Outen embarked on an ambitious solo voyage across the

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Roger Casement: Imperialist, Rebel, Revolutionary by Seamas O. O Siochain
Roger Casement: Imperialist, Rebel, Revolutionary

Seamas O Siochain has written what is the most voluminous biography of Casement and a significant contribution to an understanding of his life.' Frank Callinan, The Irish Times Roger Casement is among the most written about and mythologized figures in
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The Adventures of James Capen Adams: Mountaineer and Grizzly Bear Hunter of California by Theodore H. Hittell
The Adventures of James Capen Adams: Mountaineer and Grizzly Bear Hunter of California

James Capen Adams, a mountain man born in 1807, lived in the mountains with the grizzlies he tamed and trained. After his return to the city, with the grizzlies in tow for exhibition, he lived amongst his animals and slept on a buffalo robe. In The
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The Ways of the Hobo by A-No. 1
The Ways of the Hobo

Composed at the turn of the century by A No. 1, the famous tramp, The Ways of the Hobo presents a United States where losing oneself in the landscape of America was truly possible. This is a world where identities are re-imagined in seconds and travel
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Salt to Summit: A Vagabond Journey from Death Valley to Mount Whitney by Daniel Arnold
Salt to Summit: A Vagabond Journey from Death Valley to Mount Whitney

From the depths of Death Valley, Daniel Arnold set out to reach Mount Whitney in a way no road or trail could take him. Anything manmade or designed to make travel easy was out. With a backpack full of empty two-liter bottles, and the remotest corners
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The 1000 Hour Day: Two Adventurers Take on the World's Harshest Island by Chris Bray
The 1000 Hour Day: Two Adventurers Take on the World's Harshest Island

In 2005, Australians Chris Bray (then 21 years old) and Clark Carter (20) dreamed of embarking on an adventure completely different from any polar, mountaineering, or river expedition ever before attempted. With virtually no prior experience they vowed
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African American Journalists by Calvin L. Hall
African American Journalists

In the last decade of the 20th century, during a time when African Americans were starting to take inventory of the gains of the civil rights movement and its effects on the lives of black professionals in the public sphere, the memoirs of several journalists
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The Summit by Eric Alexander
The Summit

It's one of the greatest challenges on Earth; an ascent to the top of the world on the slopes of Mount Everest. Eric Alexander experienced grace and a faith-empowering journey he will never forget as part of a record-setting team in May 2001, scaling the
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South by Ernest Shackleton
South

This astonishing memoir of Shackleton's final voyage explores courage, tenacity and unflagging hope in the face of adversity. South remains one of the greatest adventures of the twentieth century.
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Red Baron by Peter Kilduff
Red Baron

Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen, the Red Baron, was the most successful fighter pilot of World War I, shooting down 80 enemy airplanes and receiving more high decorations than any other German combatant. In Red Baron: The Life and Death of an Ace, Peter
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From Coast to Coast with Jack London by A-No. 1
From Coast to Coast with Jack London

Another edition of the Hobo series as told by A No.1, this time featuring the famed Jack London. Many are familiar with his social activism and literary classics, Call of the Wild and White Fang, but here we have an intimate travelogue of the man behind
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The U.S. Army and the Lewis and Clark Expedition by David W. Hogan Jr. & Charles E. White
The U.S. Army and the Lewis and Clark Expedition

Describes the Lewis and Clark expedition, officially characterized as the "Corps of Volunteers for North Western Discovery".
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Polar Wives by Kari Herbert
Polar Wives

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Leaves from the Fig Tree by Diana Duff
Leaves from the Fig Tree

With humour, eloquence, empathy and delightful Gaelic charm, Diana, as a child, travels from Johannesburg to Ireland to a stately home with world-famous gardens. While the talk above stairs was of horses, rare plants and fishing; below stairs it was of
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Healing Doses of Danger by Ladislav Sedlak
Healing Doses of Danger

The text of this book does not fit any category. It's like listening to a storyteller around the campfire rather reading the book. The author does not use any common literary devices as gradation, dramatization or emotionalism. In spite of that, his
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Henry Hudson by Edward Butts
Henry Hudson

Sailing from England in 1610, renowned explorer Henry Hudson began his search for a Northwest Passage through the Canadian Arctic. Hudson's questionable leadership and extreme Arctic conditions resulted in the most infamous mutiny in Canadian history,
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A Zoologist on Baffin Island, 1953 by Adam Watson
A Zoologist on Baffin Island, 1953

The author spent four months in Baffin Island during 1953 as zoologist on a big expedition by the Arctic Institute of North America, where he concentrated on studying birds and mammals. With Inuit hunter Samo he travelled by dog-sledge on the sea-ice of
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The Quest For Tepee Island by Paul. Gordon
The Quest For Tepee Island

This is a true story of one man's life-altering odyssey to fulfill the dream of acquiring ownership of an island in the wilderness of Northwest Ontario, Canada, and how the whole adventure was triggered by a major snowstorm that blanketed the Chicago area
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Paul. Gordon 14 Dec 2011 $3.99

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The Man Who Was Robinson Crusoe by Rick Wilson
The Man Who Was Robinson Crusoe

2009 marked the 300th anniversary of the rescue of Alexander Selkirk, the Fife mariner who became the inspiration for Daniel Defoe's "Robinson Crusoe". The story is told not only by the author but also through the words of those who knew Selkirk with three
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The New Ages - An Adventure beyond the ordinary by Malik
The New Ages - An Adventure beyond the ordinary

"The new ages addresses important issues, raises pertinent questions, and leaves one with the message of hope-that we can shape our own destiny, individually & collectively." What seems mundane & routine may well be the harbinger of the momentous & wondrous...
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Malik 22 Nov 2011 $5.99

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Trophy White Tales: A Classic Collection of Campfire Stories about North America 's #1 Game Animal the Whitetail Deer by Jerry Lambert
Trophy White Tales: A Classic Collection of Campfire Stories about North America 's #1 Game Animal the Whitetail Deer

Review "Jerry Lambert joins the circle of effective storytellers who keep the pages turning in the hands of the reader. He is a good hunter and a good writer. I personally enjoyed every tale - whether a tall one or not. I highly recommend this book!" Dr.
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When I Fell From the Sky by Juliane Diller (Koepcke)
When I Fell From the Sky

She was 17-years-old on a Christmas Eve flight 40 years ago to join her father for Christmas when the unimaginable happened. The Lockheed L-188A Electra, on the way from Lima to Pucallpa, flew directly into a thunderstorm. A strike of lightning left the
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Tide Cracks and Sastrugi: An Antarctic Summer in 1968-69 by Graeme Connell
Tide Cracks and Sastrugi: An Antarctic Summer in 1968-69

What makes a person pack a bag and head off into the vast white, frozen, inhospitable desert of Antarctica? Is it adventure, tales of heroism and sacrifice, science or simply because it is there? In a mix of nerve-tingling drama, history, anecdote, and
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Fair Chase and Other Tales by Larry Roper & Betty Roper
Fair Chase and Other Tales

Fair Chase and Other Tales is a very unique book in the wonderful field of families and adventure stories. Many books are about grizzly attacks and the like, but this book is amazing in its variety. Crazy bear stories, yes, but also tales about muskrats,
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Larry Roper &
Betty Roper
6 Oct 2011 $2.95

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Adventures in Europe and Central America: Travel Stories and Personal Reflections by Dennis Owen Cleasby
Adventures in Europe and Central America: Travel Stories and Personal Reflections

Dennis Cleasby has an insatiable curiosity for people, photography, art, cultures, and distant lands. Join the author and his wife as they travel through fifteen countries exploring ancient ruins and modern metropolises. This is a memoir reflecting the
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Gallivanting on Guam by Dave Slagle
Gallivanting on Guam

Gallivanting on Guam is a humorous and entertaining narrative of a man who moves to Guam to become the general manager of Tropics Gym. Immersing himself into the local culture he succumbs to a lifestyle of philandering and learns to balance his troubles
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It's a Fine Day for the Hill by Adam Watson
It's a Fine Day for the Hill

Adam Watson's interest in snow began at 7, the Cairngorms at 9, mountaineering and ski-mountaineering in later boyhood. His book recounts many fine days on the hill in Scotland, Iceland and northern Scandinavia on foot or ski, often on his own in wonderful
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Walking on Air by Janann Sherman
Walking on Air

Aviation pioneer Phoebe Fairgrave Omlie (1902-1975) was once one of the most famous women in America. In the 1930s, her words and photographs were splashed across the front pages of newspapers across the nation. The press labeled her "second only to Amelia

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Janann Sherman 2 Aug 2011 $30.00

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Captain Cook by Frank McLynn
Captain Cook

The age of discovery was at its peak in the eighteenth century, with heroic adventurers charting the furthest reaches of the globe. Foremost among these explorers was navigator and cartographer Captain James Cook of the British Royal Navy.

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Frank McLynn 27 Jul 2011 $35.00

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Inside The Rainbow by Sandy Sinclair
Inside The Rainbow

It is a true story of a naive young teaching couple in Alaska before statehood. It includes dealing with a murder, dog team travels on thin ice, being a bush pilot on the Yukon, commercial salmon fishing and growing up to become a sourdough. The title
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Sandy Sinclair 5 May 2011 $4.99

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Shipwrecks of Madagascar by Pierre Van Den Boogaerde
Shipwrecks of Madagascar

Shipwrecks of Madagascar recounts the stories of about a hundred notable shipwrecks off the coast of Madagascar from ancient to modern times and the fate and adventures of survivors. It covers ships of the mighty Portuguese, Dutch, British, and French
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Pierre Van Den Boogaerde 26 Apr 2011 $9.99

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Snake-Bitten: Eric Worrell and the Australian Reptile Park by Nancy Cushing & Kevin Markwell
Snake-Bitten: Eric Worrell and the Australian Reptile Park

Based on extensive interviews with park staff and supporters, this intriguing biography traces the life of Eric Worrell, the original reptile man and naturalist who established the Australian Reptile Park in New South Wales. Depicting Worrell's larger-than-life
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No Magic Helicopter by Carol Masheter
No Magic Helicopter

When the bottom fell out of Carol Masheter's life at age 50, she took up mountaineering to cope with her grief and anger. Little did she know that mountaineering would lead her to try Everest when she was 61 in 2008. "No Magic Helicopter: An Aging Amazon's
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Carol Masheter 20 Feb 2011 $11.99

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Keep Walking - Leadership Learning in Action - A Thrilling Story of a Polar Adventure with Powerful Lessons in Leadership and Pe by Richard Hale & Alan Chambers
Keep Walking - Leadership Learning in Action - A Thrilling Story of a Polar Adventure with Powerful Lessons in Leadership and Pe

In 2000 Alan Chambers led the first successful unassisted British Expedition to the North Pole from Canada. Walking 500 miles and enduring remarkable challenges, he was subsequently awarded the MBE for Outstanding leadership in the face of extreme adversity.
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Richard Hale &
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Wild Men, Wild Alaska II: The Survival of the Fittest by Rocky C. McElveen
Wild Men, Wild Alaska II: The Survival of the Fittest

This long awaited sequel is equally as exciting, intriguing & humorous as Rocky's first best-selling book, "Wild Men, Wild Alaska." It'll thrill, chill, & challenge you & make you laugh out loud. Scores told Rocky "Wild Men, Wild Alaska" was best book
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Rocky C. McElveen 3 Nov 2010 $4.95

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Death on the Barrens by George James Grinnell
Death on the Barrens

George Grinnell taught the history of science and intellectual history at McMaster University in Ontario from 1967 to 1991. He currently teaches meditation classes and lives in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. Artist Roderick MacIver is the founder of Heron Dance,
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George James Grinnell 11 Oct 2010 $12.95

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True North by Elliott Merrick
True North

"A tale of real hardship, of a running fight against the forces of nature, of the joys of wild life; rich in anecdote, humorous, dramatic, vigorous, and direct."
Kirkus Reviews

"A fascinating, at times magical, chronicle."
—Publishers

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Elliott Merrick 26 Sep 2010 $13.95

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Paris to Tokyo on a Dollar and a Prayer by Joe Di Bona
Paris to Tokyo on a Dollar and a Prayer

Joe Di Bona was already an army veteran in post-WWII America, he had completed college and worked in industry two years, and, yet he remains unfulfilled. He quit his job and traveled to France to study Chinese in one of France's Grand Ecoles. This caused
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Joe Di Bona 18 Sep 2010 $6.00

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A Full Life by Charles L. Reed
A Full Life

Charles Reed had enough life experiences for two men, with an exciting career and the heartbreak of a failed marriage. After bouts with multiple sclerosis and alcoholism, he triumphed over the slings and arrows of adversity.
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Charles L. Reed 18 Sep 2010 $6.00

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Driftwood by Harry Sheehy
Driftwood

This is the wonderful adventure story of a boat called Driftwood. It's not a trip to the North Pole or a climb to the peak of Mount Everest. This is the everyman's adventure. It is within the grasp of all of us to go on a voyage of this kind and it is
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Harry Sheehy 30 Jun 2010 $9.99

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Tales from the Tijuana Jails by Sam Warren
Tales from the Tijuana Jails

The Mexican jail in which the author was unjustly confined was like nothing any American would expect. "Co-ed" with young children running about, shops selling all manner of goods including drugs, condos for the privileged and others sleeping on the out
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Sam Warren 22 Mar 2010 $5.95

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Adventures in Research by Howard J. Wiarda
Adventures in Research

Howard J. Wiarda is one of the leading global scholars of international relations, comparative politics, and foreign policy, and the author/editor of more than sixty books. Now in this highly personal and swashbuckling account, Professor Wiarda tells

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Howard J. Wiarda 2 Mar 2010 $6.00

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Wing Tip Shoes by Mary Elizabeth Spreitzer
Wing Tip Shoes

In a small mid-western town in the 1960's a fresh young girl had a fleeting passion to see the world. Looking past the Iowa corn fields she yearned to see grand oceans, legendary statues and exotic palaces. In 1964 the dreamer found the perfect cup to
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Mary Elizabeth Spreitzer 22 Feb 2010 $10.95

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Crossing The Gates of Alaska by Dave Metz
Crossing The Gates of Alaska

The snow forms the beginning of a near vertical chute that falls at least a thousand feet. My feet, shaking, manage to hug the thin edge of solid rock. I feel my heart creep to my throat and warm sweat drip down my back, defying the subzero Arctic air.
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Dave Metz 22 Jan 2010 $13.00

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Blue-Collar Wings by Robert J. Keith
Blue-Collar Wings

Flying airplanes for sport is expensive. Many recreational pilots are businessmen or executives with sufficient income that allows them to fly. But this recreational community also includes a smaller group-the blue-collar workers.

With little disposable

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Robert J. Keith 8 Dec 2009 $6.00

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Spiritual Storm by William Stuart Flanagan Jr.
Spiritual Storm

Readers of Spiritual Storm are initially taken along on a World Record Attempt aboard a 30' Power Boat, in an effort to cross the North Atlantic from New York to Paris. Spiritual Storm continues with a Collection of the Author's Life Stories, which guide
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William Stuart Flanagan Jr. 16 May 2009 $17.95

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Dare to Take the Next Step - Adventures of a Refugee by Frank Hegyi
Dare to Take the Next Step - Adventures of a Refugee

This book contains inspirational stories from the life of a man who led a colorful life, daring to take the next step in search for adventures. These stories include: - Experiences as freedom fighter in the 1956 Hungarian student revolution, narrowly escaping
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Frank Hegyi 2 May 2009 $9.00

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The Death of Meriwether Lewis: A Historic Crime Scene Investigation by James E. Starrs & Kira Gale
The Death of Meriwether Lewis: A Historic Crime Scene Investigation

Nearly two centuries later, mystery continues to surround Meriwether Lewis's death-did the famous explorer commit suicide or was he murdered? Recently revealed truths and deconstructed myths are woven together in this fascinating account to form an unforgettable
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James E. Starrs &
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The Life of Daniel Boone by Daniel Boone
The Life of Daniel Boone

"The settling of the Kentucky region well deserves a place in history. Most of the memorable events I have myself been exercised in; and, for the satisfaction of the public, will briefly relate the circumstances of my adventures, and scenes of life, from
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Daniel Boone 28 Mar 2009 $4.95

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