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Travelers & Explorers
epub |eng | 2019-05-20 | Author:John Clayton

During the 1880s, Holman had become especially infuriated at the way that railroads and big timber companies ended up acquiring so much of the public domain. One of the very ...
( Category: Environmentalists & Naturalists September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-15 | Author:Lloyd Spencer Davis

CHAPTER FIFTEEN TIMING Even when not part of the competition, it is possible to be affected by it. December 11, 1911. Douglas Mawson, aboard his ship the SY Aurora, arrives ...
( Category: Ornithology September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 1987-09-19 | Author:Maillart, Ella, 1903-

i8 ABBAS ABAD Imam Reza is the patron saint of travellers and I like to think it was he who helped us the day we left Meshed for the Afghan ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-09 | Author:Christopher Ingraham

Chapter 6 But I’m getting ahead of myself now. Back to that first summer. One of the visitors to our home was a poofy long-haired orange cat. It showed up ...
( Category: Journalists September 18,2019 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2019-01-16 | Author:Ernest Shackleton

Our cove lay a little in­side the south­ern head­land of King Haakon Bay. A nar­row break in the cliffs, which were about a hun­dred feet high at this point, formed ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers September 16,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Rosita Boland

I have just reread this piece. I still have the clipping. I’m looking at it now. I pasted it into a scrapbook long ago. When I first read it in ...
( Category: Authors September 9,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-27 | Author:James Halford

Uluru: How to Travel Without Seeing While my library contains the works of travel writers, I have mostly searched for those who speak about their own place in the world.1 ...
( Category: Australian September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Julia Blackburn & Enrique Brinkmann

c. 13,500 BP By now what was left of the tea was cold and the muffins were reduced to a few crumbs. We moved back to Doggerland. For a long ...
( Category: Memoirs September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-04 | Author:Jay Martin

ZIMA – WINTER Between Christmas and the new year, Tom and I got away for a week in the Swiss Alps. Basing ourselves in a mountain retreat not far from ...
( Category: Diplomacy September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-03 | Author:Matthew Futterman

* * * — Kirk Pfeffer has a ritual. At some point every day, sometimes on the way to class, sometimes on his way to track practice, sometimes during practice, ...
( Category: Track & Field September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-09-23 | Author:Laura Bradbury [Bradbury, Laura]

CHAPTER 22 By the time Monday rolled around and the hideous weekend was over, Thibaut’s overtures had become quite overt in nature. Playing like I didn’t care fueled something in ...
( Category: Memoirs September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Peter Hathaway Capstick

4 Cape Buffalo The man who was about to die padded softly along the narrow trail, tiny puffs of reddish dust spurting from beneath his crude, auto-tire sandals. He carried ...
( Category: Hunting September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-10-20 | Author:Peter Hathaway Capstick

Hallelujah, brother! Would it be unreasonable to suggest that the same economic dynamics might apply to some areas of the jaguar’s status, too? The jaguar, or tigre—literally “tiger” in Spanish ...
( Category: Hunting September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-09-04 | Author:Michael Smith

Erebus and Terror caught in a storm in 1843 during the last stages of the momentous four-year journey to the Antarctic. Erebus and Terror returned briefly to the Falklands in ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Alexandra Fuller

* * * — IT’S NOT A LONG FLIGHT from Johannesburg to Lusaka, three hours or so, a little more if there’s weather. It can be bumpy; wind shears in ...
( Category: Grief & Bereavement September 5,2019 )