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Travelers & Explorers
epub |eng | 2004-03-21 | Author:Pete McCarthy [McCarthy, Pete]

Patsy Cline is singing “Crazy” on the radio as I cross the harbor bridge and head northeast towards Louisville and the ferry to Maria Island, where Smith O’Brien was confined. ...
( Category: Travel March 22,2015 )
mobi |eng | 2014-03-31 | Author:Pliny the Younger, Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus

Idem tam parcus in aedificando, quam diligens in tuendo. Itaque non, ut ante, immanium transvectione saxorum urbis tecta quatiuntur. Stant securae domus, nec iam templa nutantia. Satis est tibi, nimiumque, ...
( Category: Rome March 22,2015 )
epub |eng | 2015-02-16 | Author:Philip Connors [Connors, Philip]

Rachel came to visit during her winter break. She was working on a long paper and wanted someplace quiet to hole up and write. My apartment served nicely, as I ...
( Category: Travel March 22,2015 )
epub |eng | | Author:Marnie O. Mamminga [Marnie O. Mamminga]

The Lodge Beckons 1923–1967 “This is happiness; to be dissolved into something complete and great.” —Willa Cather It was the heart of the camp. Low slung, dark and rambling, its ...
( Category: State & Local March 22,2015 )
epub |eng | 2012-04-06 | Author:Kari Herbert

12. Eva Nansen | A Man in a Million Poor him, he will come too late. —EVA NANSEN On October 10, 1893, Fridtjof Nansen came down with a fever. Confined ...
( Category: Winter Sports March 21,2015 )
epub |eng | | Author:Simon Barnes

* * * I. The common poorwill, a nightjar relative that lives in the United States, does actually hibernate. A number of species – some swifts, nightjars and hummingbirds – ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers March 21,2015 )
epub |eng | 2011-01-26 | Author:Lawrence James

Lawrence’s accounts of what befell him in Dera are open to many challenges. Fearful that someone might seek out Hajim Muhittin Bey and ask for his account of what happened ...
( Category: Authors March 21,2015 )
azw3 |eng | 2013-04-15 | Author:Hurley, Michael [Hurley, Michael]

Chapter 31 A Mystery Unfolds The most beautiful thing we can experience in life is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science. He to whom ...
( Category: Adventure March 21,2015 )
epub |eng | 2013-12-31 | Author:Trudi-Ann Tierney

After dissecting Marg’s break-up with her nut-job hook-up, we ended our night’s girly congress at Gandamak with lingering hugs, sloppy kisses and slurred mantras along the rather hackneyed lines of ...
( Category: Travel March 21,2015 )
epub |eng | 2011-01-27 | Author:Aston, Felicity

Chapter Eight The Great Storm The inside of an Ilyushin is reassuringly Russian, with deep carpeted seats, tiny myopic portholes and veins of industrial wiring running along the inside walls. ...
( Category: Winter Sports March 21,2015 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2014-09-09 | Author:Chris Guillebeau [Guillebeau, Chris]

Three Hundred Marathons and Counting (But Why?) John “Maddog” Wallace qualifies as an obsessive. For the past three decades he has been running … and running … and running. A ...
( Category: Motivational March 18,2015 )
epub |eng | 2015-02-27 | Author:Susan Jane Gilman [Gilman, Susan Jane]

——— Back at the hotel, Claire was gone. All our belongings were gone. Our room had been vacated, the beds stripped, though the door remained ajar and the lightbulbs still ...
( Category: General March 9,2015 )
epub |eng | 2013-05-07 | Author:Bear Grylls

We live in a society where success is often (and falsely) determined by how much money we earn. Our culture values money way too highly, and here’s why. The Rich ...
( Category: Instructional March 8,2015 )
epub, mobi |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Sarah Turnbull [Turnbull, Sarah]

Me: ‘Three. Anyway, I’d just rather stay in Paris.’ Frédéric: ‘But weekends are for leaving Paris!’ Me (insistent): ‘What’s wrong with you going alone?’ Frédéric (tired voice): ‘You know how ...
( Category: Travel March 4,2015 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2013-01-30 | Author:Colley, Linda. [Colley, Linda]

‘A View of the Town of Rio Janeiro’. Pencil drawing by Alexander Buchan, 1768. Because of the bad weather it had suffered, and of not being able to refit and ...
( Category: England March 4,2015 )