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Circuit Hikes of Southern Arizona

by Robert Zimmerman eBookIt.com (December 04, 2014)

"Circuit Hikes of Southern Arizona" is an easy-to-use guidebook, describing the many circuit hikes hidden in the mountains surrounding Tucson and throughout southern Arizona.

The guide includes 32 specific hikes...


The Kindness Diaries

by Leon Logothesis Reader's Digest (December 30, 2014)

Kindness Diaries is now trending on Netflix!

Follow the inspirational journey of a former stockbroker who leaves his unfulfilling desk job in search of a meaningful life. He sets out from Los Angeles on a vintage...


Universal versus Disney: The Unofficial Guide to American Theme Parks' Greatest Rivalry

by Sam Gennawey Unofficial Guides (October 20, 2014)

Universal Studios never really wanted to get into the theme park business. They wanted to be the anti-Disney. But when forced to do so, they did it in a big way. Despite the fits and starts of multiple owners,...


Follow Me To

by Murad Osmann & Nataly Zakharova Skyhorse (January 06, 2015)

The Follow Me project was created in 2012 based on the concept of showing the beauty and uniqueness of different locations around the world. It is a story told through the eyes of two ordinary travelers who...


Climbing Mt. Whitney

by Peter Croft, Wynne Benti & Glen Dawson Spotted Dog Press, Inc. (October 30, 2014)

People travel from all over the world to stand on the summit of Mt. Whitney the highest point in the contiguous United States. Miles of rugged granitic terrain, blue-green lakes, and impressive ridges are just...


100 Places in France Every Woman Should Go

by Marcia DeSanctis Travelers' Tales (October 14, 2014)

Told in a series of stylish, original essays, New York Times travel bestseller 100 Places in France Every Woman Should Go is for the serious Francophile, the woman dreaming of a trip to Paris, and those who...


50 Water Adventures To Do Before You Die

by Lia Ditton Bloomsbury Publishing (September 11, 2014)

From paddle-boarding the Mississippi to big game fishing off Mexico, from floating in the Dead Sea to swimming with jellyfish in Palau, from iceboating in Russia to sailing non-stop round the world, this book...


Hot Countries

by Alec Waugh Bloomsbury Publishing (October 28, 2011)

First published in 1930, this discursive and absorbing travel-book offers, as the author says in his new Foreword, "a picture of a way of living that exists no longer."

Hot Countries tells of a series of journeys...


Foxhunting in Paradise

by Michael Clayton Bloomsbury Publishing (December 17, 2012)

In Foxhunting in Paradise, a major work of research and practical exploration in and around the hunting field, Michael Clayton brings entirely up to date histories of the Quorn, Belvoir, Cottesmore and Fernie...


Going Foreign

by Barry Pickthall Bloomsbury Publishing (September 14, 2013)

Many reasonably experienced coastal sailors (and motorboaters) find the

prospect of sailing their boat to the continent appealing yet daunting.

There are so many additional aspects that all need to be taken into...


Addicted to Adventure

by Bob Shepton Bloomsbury Publishing (May 08, 2014)

Bob Shepton is an ordained minister in the Church of England in his 70s, but spends most of his time sailing into the Arctic and making first ascents of inaccessible mountains. No tea parties for this vicar....


Sailing in Paradise

by Rod Heikell Bloomsbury Publishing (August 05, 2013)

This comprehensive guide to the world of chartering, compiled

by Rod Heikell, shares the

breadth of his knowledge and experience, recommending types of charter,

best types of boat, as well as essential information...


The Little Blue Book of Travel Wisdom

by Julie Ganz Skyhorse (November 04, 2014)

From the early explorers to space travelers and holiday jetsetters, those in transit have acknowledged both the benefits and downsides of life on the go. The Little Blue Book of Travel Wisdom is a collection...


Mojave Desert Trails

by Florine Lawlor & Leslie Payne Spotted Dog Press, Inc. (October 01, 2014)

Deep within the Mojave Desert, along sandy washes, at the edge of mountain passes and lost bajadas, are some of the most interesting historic and geological sites in California. Ecologically and environmentally...


The Worst Journey in the World: With Scott in Antarctica 1910-1913

by Apsley Cherry-Garrard Dover Publications (September 23, 2013)

"The Worst Journey in the World is to travel writing what War and Peace is to the novel . . . a masterpiece."—The New York Review of Books

"When people ask me, 'What is your favorite travel book?' I nearly...


Safari

by Geoffrey Kent Harper (August 11, 2015)

"It's here, in nature, that we are completely unified with all of life."

Geoffrey Kent had nothing but an East African shilling and an old Land Rover when he launched a safari business in 1962 with his parents...


Colorado's Hot Springs

by Deborah Frazier WestWinds Press (October 01, 2014)

COLORADO'S HOT SPRINGS is an entertaining, comprehensive guide to the state's sweet soaking sites and their histories. The photographs capture each spring's unique character and beauty. Each chapter blends descriptions...


Man-Eaters of the World

by Alex MacCormick Skyhorse (October 07, 2014)

Humans may have reached the top of the food chain, but the world is still teeming with apex predators who retain the advantage in their own environments, and sometimes venture into ours, especially when they...


Paddlenorth: Adventure, Resilience, and Renewal in the Arctic Wild

by Jennifer Kingsley Greystone Books (September 13, 2014)

In an adventure of a lifetime, Jennifer Kingsley and her five companions canoe through one of the planet’s most rugged settings. They battle raging winds, impenetrable sea ice, treacherous rapids, and agonizing...


Cruise Through History: Itinerary 1 - London to Rome

by Sherry Hutt Digby Creations (September 04, 2014)

Cruise through History is a collection of short stories grouped by the sequence of many popular cruise itineraries, rather than by country, or period of history. An enjoyable cruise itinerary, particularly for...


United States of LEGO®

by Jeff Friesen Skyhorse (September 02, 2014)

United States of LEGO takes readers on a journey across America that has never been seen before. Photographer Jeff Friesen composes artful LEGO brick dioramas, each revealing a scene with a witty caption that...


REACHING THE SUMMITS

by François-Guy Thivierge, Patrick Morrow & Jean-Pierre Danvoye Éditions Sylvain Harvey (November 16, 2011)

Adventurer and mountaineer François-Guy Thivierge is one of the rare individuals to have conquered the highest peak on each of the seven continents and to have explored both poles. His book, aimed at both the...


Universal Communicator

by Nicole Janvier & Guy Lassonde Guides de voyage Ulysse (January 20, 2008)

Speak with pictures with Ulysses’ handy travel photo dictionary! Based on a simple principle whereby you point to an image to communicate what you wish to say, Ulysses’ practical, pocket-size Universal Communicator...


Words of Mercury

by Patrick Leigh Fermor, Artemis Cooper & Rolf Potts Skyhorse (June 03, 2014)

A career-spanning anthology from the greatest traveler—and travel writer—of the twentieth century.

The adventures of Patrick “Paddy” Leigh Fermor, Britain’s most beloved traveler, began in 1933, when...


Yellow River Odyssey

by Bill Porter Chin Music Press Inc. (June 09, 2014)

Bill Porter, a.k.a Red Pine, connects modern China to its past in a riveting journey down the Yellow River.


Flirting with Mermaids: The Unpredictable Life of a Sailboat Delivery Skipper

by John Kretschmer Sheridan House (March 01, 2003)

The adventure-laden tales of a sailboat delivery skipper, in his own words. Consistently captivating, John Kretschmer's stories are alternately funny and harrowing.


The Long Way

by Bernard Moitessier & William Rodarmor Sheridan House (January 01, 1995)

Bernard Moitessier was in the lead and nearing the finish of the Golden Cup—a solo circumnavigation of the world—when he abandoned the race and set his course for a personal journey that would conclude three...


The Explorers

by Martin Dugard Simon & Schuster (June 03, 2014)

Learn to unlock your inner explorer in this riveting account of a great, forbidding adventure and “a fascinating examination of the seven key traits of history’s most famous explorers…[with] infusions...


Of Mule and Man

by Mike Farrell Akashic Books (May 01, 2009)

Mike Farrell's gripping and often hilarious book-tour diary provides a framework for grassroots civic engagement.


Game in the Desert

by Jack O'Connor & T. J. Harter Derrydale Press (May 07, 2014)

This book—a reprint of the original 1939 edition—offers an in-depth look at some of the most sought-after game in the American Southwest and northern Mexico. Included are black and grizzly bears, doves,...


Bhutan

by John Berthold & Lyonpo Thinley Gyamtsho Wisdom Publications (October 11, 2005)

Regarded as the "crown jewel of the Himalayas," the Kingdom of Bhutan is the last remaining independent country to support Buddhism as the official state religion. Photographed over the course of three years,...


The Most Scenic Drives in America, Newly Revised and Updated

by Editors of Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (March 01, 2012)

The all-in-one trip planner and travel guide-now totally revised and updated-will steer you down the most scenic road every time. From Florida's Road to Flamingo to Hawaii's Oahu Coastal Loop . . . from British...


Nature First: Outdoor Life the Friluftsliv Way

by Bob Henderson & Nils Vikander Natural Heritage (July 31, 2007)

Friluftsliv is an approach to creating a relationship between humans and nature. Nature First explores ways of applying this wisdom to everyday out-of-doors life.


You Gotta Eat Here Too!

by John Catucci & Michael Vlessides Collins (November 04, 2014)

More great joints and recipes from the hit Food Network series!

You Gotta Eat Here Too! showcases the great joints and legendary local restaurants that many of us have never heard of. You’ll discover the most...


First Footsteps in East Africa; Or, an Exploration of Harar

by Richard F. Burton Dover Publications (January 15, 2014)

One of the great adventure classics. Victorian scholar-adventurer’s firsthand epic account of daring 1854 expedition to forbidden East African capital city. A wealth of geographic, ethnographic and linguistic...


Long Way Down

by Ewan McGregor & Charley Boorman Atria Books (July 15, 2008)

Eighteen countries. Five shock absorbers.

Two bikers. One amazing adventure...

After their fantastic trip round the world in 2004, fellow actors and bike fanatics Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman couldn't...


Japan: The Soul of a Nation

by John Carroll & Michael Yamashita Tuttle Publishing (January 07, 2014)

Featuring over 140 stunning photographs, this Japan travel pictorial captures all the beauty and high culture of Japan.

Japan has fascinated foreign visitors and observers for centuries. Although Columbus did...


How to Barter for Paradise

by Michael Wigge Skyhorse (January 02, 2014)

Most people like to travel in comfort: they stay in fancy hotels, never leave tourist spots, and stay away from the locals. Michael Wigge isn’t like most people, though. After travelling the world without...


Through the Dark Continent, Vol. 1

by Henry M. Stanley Dover Publications (March 12, 2013)

Volume 1 of great explorer's classic account of explorations of lakes of Central Africa, perilous journey down unexplored Congo River. Incredible hardships, perseverance. 90 black-and-white illustrations. Map....


Through the Dark Continent, Vol. 2

by Henry M. Stanley Dover Publications (March 18, 2013)

Volume 2 of great explorer's classic account of explorations of lakes of Central Africa, perilous journey down unexplored Congo River. Incredible hardships, perseverance. 58 black-and-white illustrations. 7...


Finding Your Way Without Map or Compass

by Harold Gatty Dover Publications (May 06, 2013)

Useful, instructive manual shows would-be explorers, hikers, bikers, scouts, sailors, and survivalists how to find their way outdoors by observing animals, weather patterns, shifting sands, and other elements...


Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan, Volume I

by John L. Stephens Dover Publications (July 19, 2013)

Volume 1 of two-volume work. Almost single-handed discovery of Maya culture; exploration of ruined cities, monuments, temples; customs of Indians. Short biographical note and 32 illustrations by Frederick Catherwood....


The Pirates Own Book: Authentic Narratives of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers

by Marine Research Society Dover Publications (July 11, 2012)

Rare volume recounts lives and cold-blooded exploits of Black Beard, Jean Lafitte, Robert Kidd, Anne Bonney, and other maritime marauders. 77 atmospheric wood engravings.


Travels in Persia, 1673-1677

by Sir John Chardin Dover Publications (March 21, 2012)

Great travel classic offers a vivid portrait of 17th-century life at the court of the Shah: social customs, geography, soil and climate, trade, flora and fauna, and much more.


Magellan's Voyage: A Narrative Account of the First Circumnavigation

by Antonio Pigafetta Dover Publications (September 27, 2012)

Remarkable firsthand account by one of the few survivors of Magellan's epochal journey (1519–1522). Remarkably detailed record of new lands, flora and fauna, shipboard life, etc. Introduction. 28 halftones....


The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons

by J. W. Powell Dover Publications (November 29, 2012)

Full text of Powell's 1,000-mile expedition down the fabled Colorado in 1869. Superb account of terrain, geology, vegetation, Indians, famine, mutiny, treacherous rapids, mighty canyons. 240 illustrations.


The Desert and the Sown: Travels in Palestine and Syria

by Gertrude Bell Dover Publications (February 08, 2012)

"The female Lawrence of Arabia," Gertrude Bell wrote captivating, perceptive accounts of her travels in the Middle East. This intriguing narrative, accompanied by 160 photos, traces her 1905 sojourn in Lebanon,...


The Story of the Titanic As Told by Its Survivors

by Jack Winocour Dover Publications (April 06, 2012)

Panic, despair, shocking inefficiency, and a dash of heroism. Two lengthy narratives by passengers who had a thorough knowledge of the sea and by members of the ship's crew. 26 illustrations.


Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah, Volume One

by Richard Burton Dover Publications (March 18, 2013)

Posing as a wandering dervish, Burton gained admittance to the holy Kaabah and to the tomb of the prophet at Medina and participated in all the rituals of the Hadj (pilgrimage).


Tunnelling to Freedom and Other Escape Narratives from World War I

by Hugh Durnford Dover Publications (December 19, 2012)

These 17 remarkable real-life stories are recounted by prisoners of war who used their wits to win their freedom. Their tales of remarkable resourcefulness and ingenuity combine the gritty realities of fact....