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By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Gulf Air, Lonely Planet: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002124

Condition: As New

Specially produced for Gulf Air by the team at Lonely Planet, this guide includes Budget to five-star accommodation and restaurants, lots of practical advice, including information on business etiquette and local traditions, visas, border crossings and transport and a comprehensive Arabic language chapter. View more info


By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Hugo's Language Intitute Ltd: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004366

Condition: Good

Good condition. Clean pages, tight binding, no inscription. Cover is slightly worn on edges. View more info

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Gregory's National Parks of New South Wales

By: Anita Ray & Fiona Egan

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Gregory's Publishing Company: 2000

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 013377

Condition: Very Good

Gregory's National Parks of New South Wales - 0ver 500g, 300+ pp. Published by Gregory's Publishing Company, Australia (2000) Key maps, list of parks, reserves, historic & aboriginal sites, greater metro, NE, SE, Central & Outback. Info by Nat Parks & Wildlife View more info


By: Ballantyne Tom

Price: $18.00

Publisher: ABC Australia: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004354

ISBN: 0733302408

Condition: Very Good

Very Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. Inscription on first page. Clean and unmarked cover, edges curl very slightly on front. Clean compressed page edge. View more info

A CURIOUS LIFE FOR A LADY The Story of Isabella Bird, Traveller Extraordinary

By: Barr Pat

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Penguin, UK: 1985

Seller ID: 011926

ISBN: 0140079211

Condition: Good

When in 1872 at the age of forty, the rather earnest daughter of a country parson abandoned the rectory nest and began her pioneering journeys to some of the most inhospitable corners of the world, she was aware that she was escaping the frustrations and shackles of Victorian middle class life. As she remarked "travellers are privileged to do the most improper things". View more info

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Tuscan Cookbook

By: Beer, Maggie & Alexander, Stephanie

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1998

Seller ID: 011936

Condition: Fine

What a treat this is, 224 sumptuous pp - the art/photography throughout should really put this into our art category rather than cooking but .... Beer & Alexander need no intro & their food passion is a joy in this quality production. Faults? only that I have to sell it rather than keep it, grrrr! approx 1.5kg packed weight. View more info

French Leave Encore

By: Binns, Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: UK, Chiltern House: 1992

Seller ID: 008526

Condition: Excellent

Providing insights into the hotels, restaurants, menu terms and 22 regions of France, this fifth edition has been re-written and extended. It includes detailed descriptions of more than 850 hotels and restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets, and an 80-page section of several dozen chapters, with maps, on themes such as wild flowers, gardens, fishing and golfing. 2500 menu terms, wines and cheeses are translated and explained. All the research, editing and cartography ... View more info


By: Bryson Bill

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Broadway Books, New York: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009254

ISBN: 0 7679 0385 4

Condition: Very Good

inscription in front, "Bill Bryson takes his readers on a rollicking ride far beyond the beaten tourist path..." View more info

LALAPPA; An Indian Story

By: Christlieb Marie L.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: The London Missionary Society, London: 1028

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002341

Condition: Fair/poor

A wonderful insight into Indian Village life in the 1920's. Includes 12 illustrations. View more info

The Yacht Navigator's Handbook

By: Dahl, Norman

Price: $32.00

Publisher: UK, Ward Lock: 1983

Seller ID: 011294

Condition: Very Good

200 ship-shape pp, 900g packed in a lifebelt for post. This practical handbook covers all the techniques of navigation that most yachtsmen are likely to need in order to conduct their vessels from one place to another safely and accurately. Contains information on: The instruments The charts and books needed and how to use them; How to keep track of a yacht's position The various different position-finding techniques The effects of the weather and tides on the yacht's po... View more info


By: De Mol J.J. And Trimboli G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Editions Thill s.a. Bruzelles:

Seller ID: 007290

Condition: Very Good

Very Good condition. View more info

Shifting Sands

By: Donahue, Steve

Price: $17.00

Publisher: USA, Berrett-Koehleer: 2004

Seller ID: 008854

Condition: Excellent

A gripping tale of Donahue's crossing of the Sahara desert BUT with a metaphorical take - the crossing of the desert as a metaphor for a life's journey - the people, the places, the events that mark a lifetime. 149pp incl bw photos. View more info

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Exploration Fawcett

By: Fawcett, Col PH

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Phoenix: 2001

Seller ID: 009181

Condition: Excellent

The disappearance of Colonel Fawcett in the Matto Grosso remains one of the great unsolved mysteries of today. In 1925 Fawcett was convinced that he had discovered the location of a lost city; he had set out with two companions, one of whom was his eldest son, to destination 'Z', never to be heard of again. His younger son, Brian Fawcett, has compiled this book from letters and records left by his father whose last written words to his wife were: 'You need have no fear o... View more info

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Barrow's Boys

By: Fleming, Fergus

Price: $24.00

Publisher: UK, Granta Books: 1998

Seller ID: 010655

Condition: Very Good/Good

Our book from Edinburgh lib, usual stamps/stickers 489pp & an ice block over one kilo for post to you. Barrow's Boysis a spellbinding account of perilous journeys to uncharted areas under the most challenging conditions. Fergus Fleming captures the passion for exploration that led a band of men into situations that would humble today's bravest adventurers. After the Napoleonic wars, John Barrow, Second Secretary to the Admiralty, launched the most ambitious exploration p... View more info


By: Garratt, Colin & Wade-Mattyhew, Max

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Lorenz Books: 1998

Seller ID: 012816

Condition: Excellent/Very Good

This huge book (nearly 2.5kgs packed for post) looks at the early beginnings of steam power to today's high-speed passenger trains. The book covers nearly two centuries of locomotive and railway development. Divided into several sections; birth, growth, present and then sections on world rail experiences from the Americas, Europe, Asia & the Pacific. This book is the coming together of an earlier two volume set. Written by experts in the field and illustrated with over 1... View more info


By: Hardy Justine

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Constable, London: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002333

ISBN: 0094763100

Condition: Very Good

A journey through the Tibetan Frontierlands. Includes B/w plates. View more info

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Italian Days

By: Harrison, Barbara Grizzuti

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ticknor & Fields: 1989

Seller ID: 012231

Condition: Very Good

477pp & approx 800g packed to post. reviewer says >> "Italian Days" is one of the richest and most absorbing travel books written--a journey that traverses the Italian peninsula and immerses readers in a culture which provides the reader with a definition of the good life. "Harrison's wonderful journal will make you update your passport and dream of subletting your job, home, etc. . . . "--"Glamour". and >> the way the author captures th... View more info


By: Keenan Brian and McCarthy John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bantam Press, London: 1999

Seller ID: 002331

ISBN: 0593042646

Condition: Very Good

Humorous and contemplative, this book is both a testament to a friendship born out of adversity and the story of a journey to South America. View more info


By: Kersham Andrew

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Metro Publications, London: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001913

ISBN: 1 902910 14 1

Condition: As New

Over 70 markets reviewed, area maps of each market, where to eat and drink, car boot sales, farmers' markets. View more info

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The world the world

By: Lewis, Norman

Price: $22.00

Publisher: UK, Random House: 1996

Seller ID: 010931

Condition: Very Good

Norman Douglas is indeed interesting & if you enjoyed his "asides" you'll definitely like Norman Lewis. The range of his memoir is wide and includes adventures in Italy (the scene of Naples '44), Sicily (location of his bestselling The Honored Society), Brazil (where he was the first to expose genocide in Amazonia), India (A Goddess in the Stones), Indonesia (An Empire of the East), Burma (Golden Earth), Indochina (A Dragon Apparent), and Cuba (reminiscences of ... View more info