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Arabia: A Journey Through The Heart of the Middle East

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Arabia: A Journey Through The Heart of the Middle East

Levison Wood

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

The award-winning TV adventurer and travel writer's enthralling account of his 5,000-mile expedition around the Arabian Peninsula,... [more]

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South: The Illustrated Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917

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South: The Illustrated Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917

Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton

Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

South, now in paperback to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the original publication and including images discovered... [more]

$35.00

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Not a Hazardous Sport: Misadventures of an Anthropologist in Indonesia

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Not a Hazardous Sport: Misadventures of an Anthropologist in Indonesia

Nigel Barley

Social & cultural anthropology; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

Not a Hazardous Sport provides a magnificent end to a trilogy of anthropological journeys that began with The Innocent Anthropologist... [more]

$29.99

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The Sea Journal: Seafarers' Sketchbooks

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The Sea Journal: Seafarers' Sketchbooks

Huw Lewis-Jones

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Maritime history; Sea life & the seashore; Expeditions

Hardback

A captivating compendium of rare and exquisite first-hand records of ocean voyages around the world and in different ages,... [more]

$59.99

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Up: My Life's Journey to the Top of Everest

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Up: My Life's Journey to the Top of Everest

Ben Fogle

Climbing & mountaineering; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

My eyes lifted to the horizon and the unmistakable snowy outline of Everest.<br... [more]

$34.99

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Ottoman Odyssey: Travels through a Lost Empire: Shortlisted for the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year Award

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Ottoman Odyssey: Travels through a Lost Empire: Shortlisted for the Stanford...

Alev Scott

Regional & national history; Religion & politics; Geopolitics; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

A journey across the former Ottoman Empire reveals the legacy of its influence on people from the Balkans to the Levant, and... [more]

$32.99

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The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places

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The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places

William Atkins

Arid zones, deserts; The Earth: natural history general; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

But for those whose call deserts home, the 'hideous blanks' described by explorers are rich in resources and significance.<br... [more]

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Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts who made man's first journey to the Moon

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Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts who made man's...

Robert Kurson

History of the Americas; The Cold War; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space; Expeditions

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Fifty years ago, Christmas 1968, Man first orbited the Moon. This book tells the inside story of that epic journey. [more]

$35.00

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In Search of Nice Americans: Off-Grid, on the road and state to state in Trump's America

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In Search of Nice Americans: Off-Grid, on the road and state to state in...

Geoff Steward

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

Light-hearted and very, very funny - how one man's mid-career crisis turns into an odyssey into the weirder side of American... [more]

$26.99

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Island of the Blue Foxes: Disaster and Triumph on the World's Greatest Scientific Expedition

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Island of the Blue Foxes: Disaster and Triumph on the World's Greatest Scientific...

Stephen Bown

General & world history; Mathematics & Sciences; Expeditions

Hardback

The story of the world's largest, longest, and best financed scientific expedition of all time, triumphantly successful, gruesomely... [more]

$39.99

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Neon Pilgrim

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Neon Pilgrim

Lisa Dempster

Buddhist worship, rites & ceremonies; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Outposts on the Frontier: A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations

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Outposts on the Frontier: A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations

Jay M. Chladek

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Space science; Expeditions

Hardback

A vast trove of stories filled with excitement, danger, humor, sadness, failure, and success, Outposts on the Frontier reveals... [more]

$66.95

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On the Wagon

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On the Wagon

Lennox Nicholson

Memoirs; Coping with drug & alcohol abuse; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

On the Wagon is a young recovering alcoholic&rsquo;s quest to find the true meaning of freedom by following the route of Jack... [more]

$24.99

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The Boiling River

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The Boiling River

Andres Ruzo

Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Hardback

This true account of discovering the boiling river reads like a modern day adventure. [more]

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The Voyage of the Beagle: Darwin's Extraordinary Adventure Aboard FitzRoy's Famous Survey Ship

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The Voyage of the Beagle: Darwin's Extraordinary Adventure Aboard FitzRoy's...

James Taylor, James Taylor

Maritime history; Mathematics & Sciences; Geographical discovery & exploration; Expeditions

Hardback

The story of the infamous sailing vessel the Beagle and the voyage that led to Charles Darwin s groundbreaking work, On the... [more]

$39.99

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Sextant: A Voyage Guided by the Stars and the Men Who Mapped the World's Oceans

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Sextant: A Voyage Guided by the Stars and the Men Who Mapped the World's...

David Barrie

Maritime history; Mathematics & Sciences; Expeditions

Paperback

In the tradition of Dava Sobel's 'Longitude' comes sailing expert David Barrie's compelling and dramatic tale of invention... [more]

$19.99

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Mawson: And the Ice Men of the Heroic Age: Scott, Shackleton and Amundsen

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Mawson: And the Ice Men of the Heroic Age: Scott, Shackleton and Amundsen...

Peter FitzSimons

Biography; Expeditions

Paperback

The story of Australias most famous polar explorer and the giants from the heroic age of polar exploration Scott, Amundsen... [more]

$24.99

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One River: Explorations and Discoveries in the Amazon Rain Forest

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One River: Explorations and Discoveries in the Amazon Rain Forest

Wade Davis

Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

From the author of INTO THE SILENCE, winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-FictionIn 1941, Richard Evans Schultes took... [more]

$24.99

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The Crossing of Antarctica: Original Photographs from the Epic Journey that Fulfilled Shackleton's Dream

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The Crossing of Antarctica: Original Photographs from the Epic Journey that...

George Lowe, Huw Lewis-Jones, Ranulph Fiennes

Individual photographers; Photographic reportage; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Hardback

A highly engaging and visually spectacular account of the first ever crossing of Antarctica. [more]

$49.99  $40.00

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Everest

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Everest

Ammonite Press

Photographs: collections; Climbing & mountaineering; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Hardback

To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the first successful ascent of Mount Everest on 29th May, 1953, by Edmund Hillary and... [more]

$80.00

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The Lost City of Z: A Legendary British Explorer's Deadly Quest to Uncover the Secrets of the Amazon

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The Lost City of Z: A Legendary British Explorer's Deadly Quest to Uncover...

David Grann

Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

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$19.99

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The Dig Tree: The Story of Burke and Wills

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The Dig Tree: The Story of Burke and Wills

Sarah Murgatroyd

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Expeditions

Paperback

Murgatroyd has brought together new scientific and historical evidence to tell the story of Burke and Wills, the explorers... [more]

$24.95

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Shackleton's Heroes: The Epic Story of the Men Who Kept the Endurance Expedition Alive

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Shackleton's Heroes: The Epic Story of the Men Who Kept the Endurance Expedition...

Wilson McOrist

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

The true story of the men who made Shackleton's most famous expedition possible and paid the highest price for it. [more]

$22.99

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Another Fine Mess

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Another Fine Mess

Tim Moore

Political ideologies; Road & motor vehicles: general interest; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

Tim Moore - indefatigable travelling everyman - switches two wheels for four as he journeys across Trumpland in an original... [more]

$35.00

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Arabia: A Journey Through The Heart of the Middle East

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Arabia: A Journey Through The Heart of the Middle East

Levison Wood

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

The award-winning TV adventurer and travel writer's enthralling account of his expedition around the Arabian Peninsula [more]

$32.99

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