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  • Download E-books In Arabian Nights: A Caravan of Moroccan Dreams PDF

    By Tahir Shah

    Named one in every of Time magazine’s Ten most sensible Books of the 12 months, Tahir Shah’s The Caliph’s House was once hailed via critics and in comparison to such commute classics as A 12 months in Provence and Under the Tuscan Sun. Now Shah takes us deeper into the real Casablanca to discover mysteries hidden for hundreds of years from Western eyes.

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    Written by way of a marine scientist and a browsing activist, this fantastically illustrated and carefully researched ebook will inspire viewers and natives alike to discover the Australian coast. Which Australian seashore is made totally of shells? Which seashore has the most important waves? the place is the world’s greatest sand dune? the place do loggerhead turtles come to put their eggs? Why does Australia have the simplest shores at the planet? Answering those and lots of different questions, this publication presents beneficial details and engaging tales approximately Australia’s 11,761 mainland shores.

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  • Download E-books Behind the Veil: A Nurse's Arabian Nightmare PDF

    By Lydia Laube

    Lydia Laube trigger looking for experience to paintings as a nurse in Saudi Arabia. quickly she chanced on herself embroiled in a society that didn't permit ladies to force, vote, or converse to a guy by myself. once she stepped off the aircraft, Lydia's passport was once confiscated and fast she felt like a prisoner, trapped in a rustic with out technique of escape. Wearing head-to-toe coverings in stifling warmth, and scuffling with opposed to unfathomable forms, Lydia maintained her sanity all through her 12 months of carrier. this is often the gripping account of one woman's get to the bottom of to outlive within the adverse surroundings of a Saudi Arabian hospital.

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  • Download E-books Che's Travels: The Making of a Revolutionary in 1950s Latin America PDF

    By Eduardo Elena, Patience A. Schell, Malcolm Deas, Judith Ewell, Ann Zulawski

    Ernesto “Che” Guevara two times traveled throughout Latin the United States within the early Fifties. according to his bills of these journeys (published in English because the bike Diaries and again at the Road), in addition to different historic resources, Che’s Travels follows Guevara, nation via state, from his local Argentina via Chile, Peru, Colombia, and Venezuela, after which from Argentina via Bolivia, Peru, Guatemala, and Mexico. every one essay is concentrated on a unmarried kingdom and written by way of a professional in its historical past. Taken jointly, the essays shed new mild on Che’s adolescence by way of examining the specified societies, histories, politics, and cultures he encountered on those journeys, the methods they affected him, and the methods he represented them in his travelogues. as well as supplying new insights into Guevara, the essays offer a clean standpoint on Latin America’s adventure of the chilly battle and the interaction of nationalism and anti-imperialism within the the most important yet rather understudied Nineteen Fifties. Assessing Che’s legacies within the international locations he visited through the trips, the participants learn how he's remembered or memorialized; how he's invoked for political, cultural, and spiritual reasons; and the way perceptions of him have an effect on principles concerning the revolutions and counterrevolutions fought in Latin the USA from the Sixties throughout the Eighties.

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    By Celeste Brash, Austin Bush, Brandon Presser

    “Bays of peach-tinged sand, cotton hammocks swinging lazily among palm trunks, castle-like karsts rising from the deep. those goals of a tropical paradise turn into a truth alongside the coasts of southern Thailand.” – Brandon Presser, Lonely Planet Writer

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    By Lonely Planet, Carolyn McCarthy, Kevin Raub

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  • Download E-books Top 10 Rio de Janeiro (EYEWITNESS TOP 10 TRAVEL GUIDES) PDF

    Newly revised, up to date, and redesigned simply in time for the 2016 Olympic Games.

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  • Download E-books The Kingdom by the Sea: A Journey Around the Coast of Great Britain PDF

    By Paul Theroux

    After 11 years as an American residing in London, the popular trip author Paul Theroux got down to go back and forth clockwise round the coast of serious Britain to determine what the British have been relatively like. the result's this perceptive, hilarious checklist of the adventure. even if in Cornwall or Wales, Ulster or Scotland, the folks he encountered alongside the best way printed way more of themselves than they possibly meant to demonstrate to a stranger. Theroux captured their wealthy and sundry conversational statement with caustic wit and penetrating insight.

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