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Tent Life in Siberia

by George Kennan

The attempt which was made by the Western Union Telegraph Company, in 1865-66 and 67, to build an overland line to Europe via Alaska, Bering Strait, and Siberia, was in some respects the most remarkable undertaking...


Death Valley in '49: An Autobiography of a Pioneer Who Survived the California Desert

by William Lewis Manly

A survivor’s true account of death, despair, and heroism in Death Valley in the heat of the California Gold Rush.

At the height of the California gold rush in 1849, a wagon train of men, women, children, and...


A Splendid Savage: The Restless Life of Frederick Russell Burnham

by Steve Kemper

A life of adventure and military daring on violent frontiers across the American West, Africa, Mexico, and the Klondike.

Frederick Russell Burnham’s (1861–1947) amazing story resembles a newsreel fused with...


I Did Inhale — Memoir of a Hippie Chick

by W. M. Raebeck

In this chronicle about life on the hippie trail, W. M. Raebeck provides a funky flashback to what now seems an easier era. Through her marginal feats and misadventures, you'll always be siding with the bad...


Hugh Glass: The Revenant

by Charles M. Russell

Charles Marion Russell (1864–1926),also known as Charlie Russell, and "Kid" Russell, was an artist of the Old American West. Russell created more than 2,000 paintings of cowboys, Indians, and landscapes set...


Fair Wind and a Following Sea

by Anthony (Jo) Johansen

Born in Bristol, England, Anthony (Jo) Johansen grew up with the sea. His love of ships and sailing led him to a fascinating life in the British Merchant Navy. This book is filled with his adventures, as he...


Halfway Home: The Story of a Father and Son Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail

by Donald Reavis & Quentin Reavis

It’s just a trail.  2660 miles of dirt, sand, gravel, granite, lava and pine needles.  It cares not who treads on its ever changing surface.  Its very existence depends on the footsteps of those who navigate...


A Search in Secret Egypt

by Paul Brunton

In this book, philosopher Paul Brunton (1898-1981) encounters the mysteries and magic of Egypt in the 1930s, including an eerie yet illuminating night spent alone inside the Great Pyramid. Alongside his explorations...


White Eskimo: Knud Rasmussen's Fearless Journey into the Heart of the Arctic

by Stephen R. Bown

As T. E. Lawrence did for the Arab world and Richard Burton did for the heart of Africa, Knud Rasmussen opened the landscape and culture of the Arctic. Stephen Bown, biographer of Roald Amundsen, follows Rasmussen's...


Remembering Che: My Life with Che Guevara

by Aleida March & ocean Press

For the first time, Aleida March evokes the memories of her partner, Ernesto Che Guevara. She describes their great romance and life together from the days when they first met as fellow guerrillas in Cuba's...


Fulmicotone English Version

by Virginia Bettinelli

There are muddled lives that never manage to undo those knots formed even earlier than the umbilical cord. Sad, rather unlucky lives, for which the wheel never seems to turn. Angry lives, shaky lives, short,...


Anne Morrow Lindbergh

by Kathleen C. Winters

Few people know that Anne Morrow Lindbergh was an accomplished and innovative pilot in her own right. In fact, she was one of the defining figures of American aviation, a bright and adventurous woman who helped...


Abducting a General: The Kreipe Operation in Crete

by Patrick Leigh Fermor & Roderick Bailey

One of the most daring feats in Patrick Leigh Fermor’s daring life was the kidnapping of General Kreipe, the German commander in Crete, on April 26, 1944.

Abducting a General, now published for the first time...


Abducting a General: The Kreipe Operation in Crete

by Patrick Leigh Fermor & Roderick Bailey

One of the most daring feats in Patrick Leigh Fermor’s daring life was the kidnapping of General Kreipe, the German commander in Crete, on April 26, 1944.

Abducting a General, now published for the first time...


Childe Harold's Pilgrimage

by George Byron

“Childe Harold's Pilgrimage” is a lengthy narrative poem written by the English poet Lord Byron, and was published between 1812 and 1818. The poem describes the travels and thoughts of two characters who,...


A Search in Secret Egypt

by Paul Brunton

In this book, philosopher Paul Brunton (1898-1981) encounters the mysteries and magic of Egypt in the 1930s, including an eerie yet illuminating night spent alone inside the Great Pyramid. Alongside his explorations...


Great Soul of Siberia: Passion, Obsession, and One Man's Quest for the World's Most Elusive Tiger

by Sooyong Park & John Vaillant

In The Great Soul of Siberia, renowned tiger researcher Sooyong Park tracks three generations of Siberian tigers living in remote southeastern Russia. Reminiscent of the way Timothy Treadwell (the so-called...


Hồi Kí Nguyễn Hiến Lê: Những Nội dung bị kiểm duyệt

by Nguyễn Hiến Lê

Nguyễn Hiến Lê ra đời trong hoàn cảnh nho học không còn được sủng ái. Cha mất sớm, ông sống nhờ bàn tay tảo tần buôn bán của người mẹ. Cuộc sống những năm...


A Less Than Golden Life: Finding Meaning in the Average Life Story

by Jason T Golden & Alli Smith

​"I have always said I didn’t care about being average, but that was before I found out I could be more. Life is the greatest journey any of us will ever take, and it is up to us to determine where that...


As if Smiling:  by Sharon Anderson

by sharon l anderson

this book is an autobiographical spiritual adventure story; a coming of age of a little girl from the Alberta prairies desperately longing to be once more anchored in the divine, and finding the path to freedom...