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Hunting Across the Danube

by Peter Lewis Horn Skyhorse (September 02, 2014)

This is the first book written in English about two of Eastern Europe’s premier hunting destinations. The book is animated by the author’s desire to share this little-known sporting paradise with educated...


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...


A Tour on the Prairies

by Washington Irving Skyhorse (November 01, 2013)

In 1832, Washington Irving, America’s first literary superstar, returned to the United States after seventeen years abroad and swiftly set out to explore Pawnee country—the wild uncharted territory deep...


The Little Black Book of Motorcycle Wisdom

by Malcolm Nelson Skyhorse (August 06, 2019)

There’s no getting around the allure of motorcycles. Since 1885, when Gottlieb Daimler mounted a gas-powered engine on a wooden bicycle, riders of all ages have been drawn to the exhilaration and terror of...


Simply Fish

by Matthew Dolan Skyhorse (May 16, 2017)

The frequency of eating fish and seafood has grown worldwide due to the rising interest in healthy living and the desire to add more variety to our diets. Simply Fish explores a wide range of recipes, techniques,...


The Shipwreck of the Whaleship Essex

by Owen Chase & Kenneth Kamler Skyhorse (June 06, 2017)

The Shipwreck of the Whaleship Essex is the harrowing narrative of an unfortunate vessel’s calamitous encounter with a great white whale, and the crew’s perilous fight for survival on the open sea. This...


Off the Grid

by Randy Denmon & Jim Motavalli Skyhorse (April 04, 2017)

The rollicking tale of a first-of-its-kind adventure—driving a Tesla through Central America.

Only a week after the nation’s newspapers were filled with headlines of the first cross-country trip in an electric...


The Insulin Express

by Oren Liebermann Skyhorse (May 02, 2017)

A travel memoir through thirty countries, a thousand insulin injections, and one man’s journey from despair to confidence. With tips and information from the American Diabetes Association.

In the middle of...


Iranian Rappers and Persian Porn

by Jamie Maslin Skyhorse (October 13, 2009)

Iran looms large in the psyche of modern America. For decades, it has been “the enemy,” its government taunting us and attacking our Western, secular lifestyle. That is largely the Iranian government, however,...


You Want To Go Where?

by Jeff Blumenfeld Skyhorse (June 17, 2009)

Christopher Columbus needed a sponsor for a dangerous expedition but the King of Portugal wasn't interested. He repackaged his proposal for the Queen of Spain. She put Columbus on retainer and the rest is history....


(Not Quite) Mastering the Art of French Living

by Mark Greenside Skyhorse (May 08, 2018)

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Every year upon arriving in Plobien, the small Breton town where he spends his summers, American writer Mark Greenside picks back up where he left off with his faux-pas–filled...


Jerusalem, Drawn and Quartered

by Sarah Tuttle-Singer Skyhorse (May 22, 2018)

On a night in 1999 when Sarah Tuttle-Singer was barely 18, she was stoned by Palestinian kids just outside one of the gates to the Old City of Jerusalem. In the years that followed, she was terrified to explore...


Challenging the Pacific

by Maud Fontenoy Arcade (November 07, 2011)

Just two years after rowing solo across the North Atlantic at the age of twenty-five, Maud Fontenoy was ready for a new challenge—crossing the Pacific Ocean. Leaving from Lima, Peru, and traveling 4,400 miles...


Sitting Up with the Dead

by Pamela Petro & Jimmy Neil Smith Arcade (February 14, 2017)

For the first time in paperback, an acclaimed look at the American South through the lenses of its most acclaimed storytellers and their tales.

Rarely does a nonfiction work come along that is as original and...


Sailing Acts

by Linford Stutzman Good Books (October 01, 2006)

          For those who love sailing and you-are-there travel literature. Also for those who enjoy studying the life and times of the Apostle Paul. But definitely for those who love adventure, or at...


The Joys of Travel

by Thomas Swick Skyhorse (May 03, 2016)

The Joys of Travel: And Stories that Illuminate Them is a collection of Thomas Swick’s personal essays on what he has identified as “the seven joys of travel”: anticipation, movement, break from routine,...


Big Dreams

by Bill Barich Skyhorse (October 27, 2015)

The land of opportunity, a golden Eden, the last frontier. What is this place that has given rise to countless metaphors but can still quicken the imagination? For Bill Barich, the question became a quest when...


The Road Headed West

by Leon McCarron Skyhorse (July 14, 2015)

What happens when you swap the nine-to-five for two wheels and a journey of a lifetime?

Terrified of the prospect of a life spent behind a desk, without challenge or excitement, Leon takes off to cross America...