The Valleys of the Assassins: and Other Persian Travels

The Valleys of the Assassins: and Other Persian Travels

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ISBN Code : 9780375757532
Book Author : Freya Stark
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Total Pages : 262

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Hailed as a classic upon its first publication in 1934, The Valleys of the Assassins firmly established Freya Stark as one of her generations most intrepid explorers. The book chronicles her travels into Luristan, the mountainous terrain nestled between Iraq and present-day Iran, often with only a single guide and on a shoestring budget.Stark writes engagingly of the nom

Zero to Sixty: The Motorcycle Journey of a Lifetime

Zero to Sixty: The Motorcycle Journey of a Lifetime

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ISBN Code : 9780156007047
Book Author : Gary Paulsen
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Total Pages : 510

Zero to Sixty: The Motorcycle Journey of a Lifetime Book Detail/ Review :

Nearing sixty, diagnosed with heart disease and feeling his mortality, Gary Paulsen buys his first Harley-Davidson and rides from his home in New Mexico to Alaska-and from the present into his past, through the landmarks of a singular life. Paulsens journey is peopled with familiar faces, from the tough cop who saved him from juvenile delinquency to the prostitute whose c

Standing Rocks and Sleeping Rainbows: Mile by Mile Through Southeast Utah

Standing Rocks and Sleeping Rainbows: Mile by Mile Through Southeast Utah

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ISBN Code : 9780965890144
Book Author : K. E. Rivers
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Total Pages : 231

Standing Rocks and Sleeping Rainbows: Mile by Mile Through Southeast Utah Book Detail/ Review :

This mile-by-mile guide takes you into the depths of canyon country and to the dizzying brink of its lofty plateaus, where you will find mystery, majesty and a monumental appreciation for the beauty of Southeast Utah. An in depth guide to the areas national parks and monuments, hiking routes, mountain bike rides, campgrounds, and picnic areas, unique geologic features, an

The Divide: a 2700 mile search for answers

The Divide: a 2700 mile search for answers

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Book Author : Nathan Doneen
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Total Pages : 258

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How far would you go to answer a simple question?After his final year at university, Nathan Doneen wasnt satisfied with the direction his life was heading. He had doubts � he had questions. In June of 2013, Nathan set out on his mountain bike to search for answers along the Great Divide, a 2700-mile route that traces the Continental Divide from Canada to Mexico� and he se

Trucking in English

Trucking in English

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ISBN Code : 9781480262812
Book Author : Carolyn Steele
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Total Pages : 357

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Almost Ice Road Truckers, except for the tulip bulbs... So heres the plan. Im going to train to drive a truck and go long-haul. I can get paid and maybe write a book at the same time. What do you reckon? Go for it Mum, how bad can it be?This is the tale of what happens when a middle-aged mum from England decides to actually drive 18-wheelers across North America ins

Self Sufficient Sailor

Self Sufficient Sailor

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ISBN Code : 9780964603677
Book Author : Larry Pardey
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Total Pages : 333

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This book is what the title says. It is the distillation of what the Pardeys have learned in 150,000 miles of sailing on board their two cutters, Seraffyn and Taleisin, and on scores of other boats they have delivered or raced. Lin and Larry tell how they have sailed in comfort and safety without large cash outlay- on a pay-as-you-earn-as-you-go plan and by simplifying.In

50 Best Short Hikes in Utahs National Parks

50 Best Short Hikes in Utahs National Parks

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ISBN Code : 9780899972602
Book Author : Ron Adkison
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Total Pages : 462

50 Best Short Hikes in Utahs National Parks Book Detail/ Review :

Ron Adkison, author of our popular, Utahs National Parks, selects his favorite short trips in five major parks: Arches, Bryce, Capitol Reef, Canyonlands, and Zion. Even if you have only a limited amount of time to explore these incredible parks, the short routes described here let you stretch your legs, smell the sage, and feel the wind in your face. Maps and information

North Country: A Personal Journey Through the Borderland

North Country: A Personal Journey Through the Borderland

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ISBN Code : 9780395837078
Book Author : Howard Frank Mosher
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Total Pages : 441

North Country: A Personal Journey Through the Borderland Book Detail/ Review :

In celebration of his first half century of life, Howard Frank Mosher set off on a journey he had long dreamed of, following Americas northern border from coast to coast in search of the countrys last unspoiled frontiers. What he discovered was not a border in the conventional sense but a vast and sparsely populated territory largely ignored by the rest of the United Sta

Your Guide to Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks: A Different Perspective

Your Guide to Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks: A Different Perspective

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ISBN Code : 9780890515808
Book Author : Michael Oard
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Total Pages : 205

Your Guide to Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks: A Different Perspective Book Detail/ Review :

AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE THAT IS A DYNAMIC REFERENCE AND MUST HAVE FOR VACATIONERS. CONTINUING IN THE INSIGHTFUL AND UPLIFTING TRADITION OF THE TRUE NORTH SERIES, THIS UNIQUE, FULL-COLOR GUIDE UNVEILS GODS POWERFUL HAND IN THE GRANDEUR OF THE VERTICAL WALLS OF ZION, THE COLORFUL HOODOOS OF BRYCE CANYON, AND ALL THE DIVERSITY OF LIFE FOUND IN THESE STUNNING DISPLAYS OF CREATION.

Kenya - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs Culture

Kenya - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs  Culture

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ISBN Code : 9781857338584
Book Author : Jane Barsby
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Total Pages : 557

Kenya - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs Culture Book Detail/ Review :

Culture Smart! Kenya provides a cultural bridge that will carry you beyond the gloss of the hotels and deep into the warp and weft of everyday life; beyond the game parks and into the intricacies of community and wildlife coexistence; beyond the bounds of tourism and into the freedom of cultural understanding and exchange. A true �insider�s take� gleaned over years of livi

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