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  • Headhunters on My Doorstep : A True Treasure Island Ghost Story
    J. Maarten Troost
    Paperback: 06/03/2014
     
    Headhunters on My Doorstep is a funny yet poignant account of one man's journey to find himself that will ...
  • Lost in Shangri-La : A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II
    Mitchell Zuckoff
    Paperback: 04/24/2012
     
    Lost in Shangri-La recounts the incredible true-life adventure of twenty-four officers and enlisted men and ...
  • Unbroken : A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
    Laura Hillenbrand
    Hardcover: 11/16/2010
     
    In her long-awaited new book, Laura Hillenbrand writes with the same rich and vivid narrative voice she ...
  • Tales from the Torrid Zone : Travels in the Deep Tropics
    Alexander Frater
    Paperback: 02/12/2008
     
    From one of the most celebrated travel writers at work today—a vibrantly observant, witty, utterly ...
  • The Sex Lives of Cannibals : Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific
    J. Maarten Troost
    Paperback: 06/01/2004
     
    The laugh-out-loud true story of a harrowing and hilarious two-year odyssey on the distant South Pacific ...
  • In Harm's Way
    Doug Stanton
    Paperback: 05/01/2002
     
    A harrowing, adrenaline-charged account of America's worst naval disaster at sea -- and of the heroism of ...
  • The Proving Ground : The Inside Story of the 1998 Sydney to Hobart Race
    G Bruce Knecht
    Paperback: 03/01/2002
     
    A page-turner of the highest order, The Proving Ground is more than one of the most exciting adventure stories...

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