Travelers & Explorers
epub |eng | | Author:J Maarten Troost

CHAPTER 12 In which the Author discovers, while rolling in a swell, Sunburned and Stinging with Sea Lice, and circled by a very large Thresher Shark, which, contrary to his ...
( Category: Australian August 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-18 | Author:Jim Motavalli

Louis Vasquez, a second-generation mountain man who took up the fur trade in 1772. (Used by permission, Utah State Historical Society) Colter vowed not to visit the area again, and ...
( Category: United States August 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-16 | Author:Evie Farrell

Having Mum with us was so much fun, but she worried that her snoring would keep us awake at night. Emmie and I returned to our room at the Maraya ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers August 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-08-13 | Author:Simon Armitage [Simon Armitage]

Today’s walk, or at least the first half of it, is reckoned by many to be the most pleasant and least taxing section of the whole trail, a saunter through ...
( Category: Authors August 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-04-17 | Author:Charles Timoney [Charles Timoney]

And what about the thing you aren’t allowed to do under the bridge? It is … beating carpets. I may have led a sheltered life, but I have yet to ...
( Category: Journalism August 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-08-10 | Author:Paul Souders

CHAPTER 14 THE NEW YEAR A brief historical digression is perhaps in order. When the smoke cleared at the end of the Napoleonic Wars in 1815, England ruled the seas, ...
( Category: Photojournalism August 11,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Louis Stevenson

CHAPTER V - RANDOM MEMORIES * * * I. - THE COAST OF FIFE MANY writers have vigorously described the pains of the first day or the first night at ...
( Category: Authors August 7,2019 )
epub | | | Author:Robert Louis Stevenson

Chapter III above.] [Note 34: _Robert Hunter, Sheriff of Dumbarton_. Hunter recognised the genius in Stevenson long before the latter became known to the world, and gave him much friendly ...
( Category: British & Irish August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-08 | Author:Jeff Gordinier

In all of these ways Holland lived up to the ideals of the Noma cult. The enterprise known as Noma Australia was never meant to be easy. It wasn’t easy ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-25 | Author:Philippe Petit

The king poles The ­high-­wire walker no longer lives among the low branches of the trees. A new wire is waiting for him. A solid gray wire, perhaps fifteen meters ...
( Category: French August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Anne Cholawo

CHAPTER SIXTEEN Thundering hooves Tex still had his two Highland ponies. One was called Blondie, a golden long-maned beauty of a creature, gentle and co-operative. The other was Rowan, dark, ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-05-28 | Author:Bertil Lintner [Lintner, Bertil]

9 PA JAU After nearly six months on the move across northern Burma with only a few halts along the way, arrival at Pa Jau meant we could now enjoy ...
( Category: Journalists August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2001-04-15 | Author:Giles Milton [Milton, Giles]

The Riddle and the Knight I asked him more about the Assyrian church. Did anyone still call it the Nestorian church? He gave me a confused look. "Nestorian church?" he ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-09-04 | Author:Ginger L Pedersen & Janet M DeVries [Pedersen, Ginger L & DeVries, Janet M]

SEMINOLE INDIANS AT JUPITER LIGHTHOUSE. During the late 1800s, the Seminole Indians traded with the pioneers living along the coast. The Jupiter Lighthouse, constructed in 1860, is seen in the ...
( Category: United States August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Janine Marsh [Marsh, Janine]

CHAPTER 15 Flop chef, not top chef WE HAD HEARD a lot about how good the French health service is, but had been lucky enough not to have had cause ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers August 2,2019 )