Kiwi Tracks: A New Zealand Journey

The area of budget friendly commute could be summed up with one photograph: the backpacker. this is often the story of Andrew Stevenson's hitchhike round New Zealand. It captures the lifetime of the backpacker, from spending time in a Maori payment to being stuck in a storm from snow on an uncovered mountain music.

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Cambodia (Country Guide)

By Nick Ray, Greg Bloom

“Ascend to the area of the gods at Angkor Wat, and descend into the hell of the Khmer Rouge and its killing laptop. Welcome to the conundrum that's Cambodia: a background either inspiring and miserable, a destiny but to be shaped.” – Nick Ray, Lonely Planet Author

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Inside This Book

443km of stunning coastline
91 days of in-depth research
100+ temples researched and reviewed
1 deep-fried tarantula consumed
Inspirational photos
Clear, easy-to-use maps
At-a-glance useful info
3D plans of iconic sights
In-depth background
Easy-to-read structure

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Explorer's Guide Ozarks (Includes Branson, Springfield & Northwest Arkansas)

By Ron W. Marr

This in-depth, native's-eye view of this diversified zone, which sprawls from Missouri to Arkansas, provides tourists the simplest of the Ozarks.The Ozarks has turn into the vacation spot of selection for track fanatics looking bluegrass jams or classical , foodies of all stripes trying to find down-home rib shacks or 5-star food, tradition experts looking for the gem stones of Branson, and outside fans gliding alongside lazy rivers snaking one of the rolling hills which make this quarter so attractive. This in-depth, native's-eye-guide to this various zone sprawling from Missouri to Arkansas will supply tourists the simplest of the Ozarks, flavoring discriminating details with anecdotes and historic facts.

Ron W. Marr grew up within the Ozarks and spent his early life exploring its rolling hills and lazy rivers. he's a columnist, editor, and founding father of Trout Wrapper journal and has written for such guides as American Cowboy, Playboy, Missouri existence and primary Freedom magazines. Marr is living with a blind malamute in a cabin overlooking the Ozarks' Gasconade River.

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Harbors and High Seas, 3rd Edition : An Atlas and Geographical Guide to the Complete Aubrey-Maturin Novels of Patrick O'Brian, Third Edition

By Dean King

This fundamental consultant to navigating the well-loved Aubrey-Maturin novels has been up-to-date, with new chapters dedicated to the ultimate books within the sequence. Harbors and excessive Seas contains maps created completely for every of the novels during this world-renowned series.

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Walking Brooklyn: 30 tours exploring historical legacies, neighborhood culture, side streets and waterways

By Adrienne Onofri

Adrienne Onofri has created a superb advisor to and during Brooklyn’s finest and amazing neighborhoods, supplying a mixture of information regarding tradition, historical past, structure, locations to devour, venues to go to, and extra. From a stroll throughout the Russian-influenced Brighton seashore, to the expansive Prospect Park, and out to purple Hook, jogging Brooklyn finds the various layers and websites of Manhattan’s lesser-known neighbor. This two-color booklet positive factors 30 routes, a transparent local map for every stroll, black-and-white images, and important public transportation details for each journey. path summaries make every one stroll effortless to keep on with, and a “Points of curiosity” part outlines each one walk’s highlights.

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Indonesia Travel Atlas: Indonesia's Most Up-to-date Travel Atlas

By Periplus Editors

Discovering your manner round the a number of areas of Indonesia is a breeze with this convenient Tuttle commute Atlas. Designed for the adventurous tourist and containing all of the maps you'll want in your explorations, this atlas contains many perspectives which are on hand nowhere else.
This Atlas is very easily divided into the main areas of Indonesia: Jakarta, West Java, relevant Java, East Java, Bali, Nusa Tenggara, Sumatra, Kalimantan, Sulawesi, Maluku and Papua. all of the one hundred forty four maps during this atlas is gifted in a logical, easy-to-follow demeanour, with emphasis at the so much frequently-visited components. All towns, cities, villages, areas of curiosity and nature reserves are listed for fast reference.
Comprehensive: precise insets of significant towns, commute locations and enterprise hubs in Indonesia
Informative: specific destinations of all renowned attractions, motels, eating places, temples, buying department stores and different crucial locations.
Practical: The convenient dimension, well-designed key maps and accomplished index assist you locate areas you're looking for quickly.
Reliable: The maps during this atlas are completely researched and often up to date via the prime writer of Asia Pacific maps.

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Jet Age: The Comet, the 707, and the Race to Shrink the World

By Sam Howe Verhovek

The beautiful tale of the titans, engineers, and pilots who raced to layout a secure and profitable passenger jet.

In Jet Age, journalist Sam Howe Verhovek explores the arrival of the 1st new release of jet airliners and the folks who designed, outfitted, and flew them. the trail to jet trip was once triumphal and amazingly rapid-less than fifty years after the Wright Brothers' first flight at Kitty Hawk, nice Britain led the realm with the 1st advertisement jet airplane carrier. but the pioneering British Comet used to be cursed with a sad, mysterious flaw, and an upstart Seattle corporation placed a brand new competitor within the sky: the Boeing 707 Jet Stratoliner. Jet Age vividly recreates the race among countries, worldwide airways, and rival groups of extraordinary engineers for bragging rights to the 1st jet carrier around the Atlantic Ocean in 1958.

on the heart of this tale are nice minds and brave souls, together with Sir Geoffrey de Havilland, who spearheaded the advance of the Comet, at the same time of his sons misplaced their lives flying previous types of his airplane; Sir Arnold corridor, the intense British aerodynamicist tasked with uncovering the Comet's deadly flaw; invoice Allen, Boeing's deceptively mild-mannered president; and Alvin "Tex" Johnston, Boeing's swashbuckling yet supremely expert try out pilot. the intense airplanes themselves come to be characters within the drama. because the Comet and the Boeing 707 cross head-to-head, flying two times as quickly and excessive because the propeller planes that preceded them, the ebook captures the electrifying spirit of an period: the Jet Age.

within the spirit of Stephen Ambrose's Nothing love it within the World, Verhovek's Jet Age bargains a beautiful rendering of a thrilling age and interesting know-how that completely replaced our perception of distance and time, of a triumph of engineering and layout, and of an organization that took an immense gamble and received.

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Insight Guides: Explore Shanghai: The best routes around the city

By Insight Guides

Glamorous Shanghai is among the most enjoyable towns on the earth, the place the remnants of a desirable historical past collide with the swiftly increasing skyline of a latest fiscal powerhouse. discover Shanghai is a part of a brand-new sequence and is the precise pocket spouse while learning this dynamic and atmospheric urban: a full-color advisor containing 15 easy-to-follow routes which lead you from the well-known waterfront Bund and outdated City’s neighborhoods to Pudong’s glittering skyscrapers, and out to the superbly landscaped gardens of Suzhou and Hangzhou. Insight’s trademark cultural assurance completely units the routes in context, with introductions to Shanghai’s delicacies, structure, and heritage. the simplest areas to consume and drink are highlighted in every one path and within the listing part, which additionally encompasses a wealth of sensible info, together with our number of lodges to fit all budgets. All routes are plotted at the invaluable pull-out map, and evocative images captures the essence of town.

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A People's Guide to Los Angeles

By Laura Pulido

A People’s consultant to l. a. offers an collection of eye-opening choices to L.A.’s ordinary vacationer locations. It files one hundred fifteen little-known websites within the urban of Angels the place struggles regarding race, category, gender, and sexuality have happened. They introduce us to humans and occasions often neglected through mainstream media and, within the strategy, create a clean historical past of la. approximately dividing the town into six regions—North la, the Eastside and San Gabriel Valley, South l. a., lengthy seashore and the Harbor, the Westside, and the San Fernando Valley—this illuminating advisor indicates how strength operates within the shaping of areas, and the way it is still embedded within the landscape.

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