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Robert Ruark's Africa
By Books/DVD
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ean: 9780924357206, isbn: 0924357207,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
These are previously uncollected works of Robert Ruark, edited by Michael Mcintosh. Ruark's tales of African hunting not only explore the animals and their habits, but also why people hunt dangerous game.Used Book in Good Condition.

Travels through Central Africa to Timbuctoo 2 Volume Set: And across the Great Desert, to Morocco, Performed in the Years 1824-1828 (Cambridge Library Collection - African Studies)
By Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9781108061094, isbn: 1108061095,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
French explorer Réné Caillié (1799-1838) was the first European to document a successful expedition to Timbuktu, Africa's elusive 'city of gold'. Europeans were not welcome there, and until Caillié's expedition no explorer had returned alive. Encouraged by the 10,000 francs offered by the Société de Géographie to the first non-Muslim to bring back information on the city, he set out in 1824 from Senegal and eventually reached Timbuktu in 1828, remaining there for a fortnight before return

John Cohen: Morocco: Look Up to the Moon
By Steidl
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ean: 9783958295551, isbn: 395829555X,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
In the summer of 1955 a relatively naive and uninformed John Cohen (born 1932) crossed the straits of Gibraltar. He arrived in Tangier with a handwritten note in Arabic; the man who had composed it in New York had told him to “keep this paper far from your passport.” Cohen had no idea why, or indeed what the note said; it was not addressed to a specific person. He was simply instructed to look for a certain man when he arrived, who would then send him to “the others.” Cohen’s otherwise

Birds of Western Africa: Second Edition (Princeton Field Guides)
By Princeton University Press
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mpn: 266 color plates. 1,285 color maps., ean: 9780691159201, isbn: 0691159203,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
This revised and expanded edition of Birds of Western Africa is now the most up-to-date field guide available to the 1,285 species of birds found in the region―from Senegal and southern Mauritania east to Chad and the Central African Republic and south to Congo. It now features all maps and text opposite the plates for quick and easy reference. The comprehensive species accounts have been fully updated and expanded, and the color distribution maps have been completely revised. This premier gui

Safari: The Last Adventure
By St. Martin's Press
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ean: 9780312696573, isbn: 0312696574,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
Peter Capstick's earliest books have firmly established him as the modern-day master of African adventure writing. Now, for all his readers who want to put their taste for adventure into practice, Capstick has written the first modern authoritative, comprehensive guide to African safari. Drawing on his years of experience as a professional hunter, Capstick explains everything a bwana needs to know: how to select and book a safari; where and when to go; fees and licenses; the guns, ammo, and pers

Lonely Planet Tunisia (Travel Guide)
By Brand: Lonely Planet
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ean: 9781741790016, isbn: 1741790018,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisherLonely Planet Tunisia is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. See the huge, undulating dunes of the Sahara, lunch among perfect rock pools in El-Mansourah, or marvel at the roman mosaics in the Bardo Museum; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Tunisia and begin your journey now!Inside Lonely Planet Tunisia Travel Guide: Colo

A Thousand Miles up the Nile: Fully Illustrated Second Edition
By Norton Creek Press
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ean: 9780981928425, isbn: 0981928420,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
As enthralling as any work of fiction, A Thousand Miles up the Nile is the quintessential Victorian travel book. In 1873, Amelia B. Edwards, a Victorian gentlewoman, spent the winter visiting the then largely unspoiled splendors of ancient Egypt. An accurate and sympathetic observer, she brings nineteenth-century Egypt to life. A Thousand Miles up the Nile was an instant hit in 1876, and is received with equal enthusiasm by modern readers. Fans of Elizabeth Peters’ Amelia Peabody Emerson myst

Get Started in Arabic Absolute Beginner Course: (Book and audio support) The essential introduction to reading, writing, speaking and understanding a new language (Teach Yourself)
By Teach Yourself
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ean: 9781444174960, isbn: 1444174967,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Taking care of ungrateful loved ones to the point of recklessness 17-year-old Arden Huntley finds comfort in the musings of a young New York City bloggerwriter and makes an impulsive decision to meet him By the author of This Song Will Save Your Life Simultaneous eBookTeach Yourself.

Sands Of Silence: On Safari In Namibia
By St. Martin's Press
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ean: 9780312064594, isbn: 0312064594,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
From the successor to Ruark and Hemingway comes the most lavishly illustrated, historically important safari ever captured in print.Peter Hathaway Capstick journeyed on safari through Namibia in the African spring of 1989. This was a nation on the eve on independence, a land scorched by sun, by years of bitter war. In these perilous circumstances, Peter Capstick commences what is surely the most thrilling safari of his stories career. He takes the reader to the stark landscape that makes up the

Pursuing Giraffe: A 1950s Adventure (Life Writing)
By Brand: Wilfrid Laurier University Press
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ean: 9780889204638, isbn: 0889204632,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
In the 1950s, Anne Innis Dagg was a young zoologist with a lifelong love of giraffe and a dream to study them in Africa. Based on extensive journals and letters home, Pursuing Giraffe vividly chronicles the realization of that dream and the year that she spent studying and documenting giraffe behaviour. Dagg was one of the first zoologists to study wild animals in Africa (before Jane Goodall and Dian Fossey); her memoir captures her youthful enthusiasm for her journey, as well as her näivetÃ

Peter Capstick's Africa: A Return To The Long Grass
By St Martins Press
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ean: 9780312006709, isbn: 0312006705,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
For the readers of hunting literature, the name of Peter Capstick is becoming synonymous with excitement, danger, and high adventure. Such highly successful titles as Death in the Long Grass, Death in the Silent Places, and Death in the Dark Continent have established him as the modern-day master of African adventure writing. Sportsman, adventurer, raconteur par excellence, Capstick has in many ways done for contemporary hunting literature what Hemingway and Robert Ruark did in decades past.Unti

The Buried: Life, Death and Revolution in Egypt
By Profile Books
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mpn: 54294449, ean: 9781788161305, isbn: 1788161300,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
'Tenacious, revelatory, and humane.' - Paul Theroux'The Buried is the kind of book that you don't want to end and won't forget. With the eye of a great storyteller Peter Hessler weaves together history, reporting, memoir, and above all the lives of ordinary people in a beautiful and haunting portrait of Egypt and its Revolution.' - Ben RhodesIn 2011, the world's eyes were on Egypt, as revolution swept across the country. But what lay below the surface of events was harder to see. Living in Cairo

Birds of Botswana (Princeton Field Guides)
By Princeton University Press
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mpn: 1,200+ color illus. 597 color maps., ean: 9780691157177, isbn: 0691157170,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Here is the ultimate field guide to Botswana's stunningly diverse birdlife. Covering all 597 species recorded to date, Birds of Botswana features more than 1,200 superb color illustrations, detailed species accounts, seasonality and breeding bars, and a color distribution map for each species. Drawing on the latest regional and national data, the book highlights the best birding areas in Botswana, provides helpful tips on where and when to see key species, and depicts special races and morphs sp

By Independently published
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ean: 9781691699483, isbn: 1691699489,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
Aunque no es posible resumir en unas páginas las intensas experiencias vividas en mis periplos cinegéticos africanos, deseo a quien se entretenga leyendo estas líneas que le puedan orientar, serles de utilidad si algún día emprende la apasionante aventura de la caza en ese maravilloso continente llamado África. No crean que es un sueño inalcanzable, puede hacerse realidad si se lucha para que el sueño cinegético se alcance.

National Geographic Traveler: Morocco
By National Geographic
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ean: 9781426207068, isbn: 9781426207068,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
The relaunched National Geographic Traveler guidebooks are in tune with the growing trend toward experiential travel, providing more insider tips and expert advice for a more authentic, cultural experience of each destination. These books serve discerning, curious travelers and supply information and interpretation not available on the Internet.In response to the interests of today's traveler, the acclaimed National Geographic Traveler series includes exciting new editorial features, a contempor

By teNeues Publishing Company
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mpn: 33161693, ean: 9783961711284, isbn: 9783961711284,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
With a booming economy and stable democracy, things are going well in Namibia. Tourism plays a huge role in the country, with some 1.5 million travellers visiting each year to explore and enjoy the country's phenomenal landscapes, wildlife, natural history, and its immense sense of space.This breathtaking Namibia book by New York Times-acclaimed photographer Michael Poliza captures some of the country's most spectacular scenery, from the highest star dunes in the world around Sossusvlei to the N

The African Adventurers: A Return to the Silent Places
By Books/DVD
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780312076221, isbn: 0312076223,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Hailed as the adventure-writing successor to Hemingway and Ruark, only Peter Hathaway Capstick “can write action as cleanly and suspensefully as the best of his predecessors’ (Sports Illustrated). This long-awaited sequel to Death in the Silent Places brings to life four turn-of-the-century adventurers and the savage frontiers they braved.* Frederick Selous, a British hunter, naturalist, and soldier, rewrote the history books with his fearless treks deep into Africa.* English game ranger Con

The Sign and the Seal: The Quest for the Lost Ark of the Covenant
By Crown
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ean: 9780517578131, isbn: 0517578131,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
A compelling brew of mystery, crime, and science revealing the details of high-tech murder investigation.From the Trade Paperback edition.

Wildlife of Southern Africa: A field guide to the animals and plants of the region
By Penguin Random House South Africa
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ean: 9781775843535, isbn: 177584353X,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
A field guide to the wildlife of southern Africa, describing over 2,000 plants and animals, with clear illustrations in full colour. This book has been a trusted field companion for many years. Comprehensively updated, it now features range maps for most groups. The chapters are colour-coded for easy reference, and diagnostic features appear in bold type within the descriptions. Each chapter is written by a leading expert in the field:• Lower invertebrates Mike Musgrave• Spiders and other ar

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