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  • Down the Nile : Alone in a Fisherman's Skiff
    Rosemary Mahoney
    Paperback: 09/15/2008
     
    In 1998 Rosemary Mahoney took a solo trip down the Nile in a seven-foot rowboat. This is the unforgettable ...
  • The Wild Trees : A Story of Passion and Daring
    Richard Preston
    Paperback: 02/12/2008
     
    Richard Preston unfolds the spellbinding story of Steve Sillett, Marie Antoine, and the tiny group of daring ...
  • Grayson
    Lynne Cox
    Paperback: 02/01/2008
     
    The true story of long-distance swimmer Lynne Cox's ocean encounter with an 18-foot baby whale and her efforts...
  • Three Cups of Tea : One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School at a Time
    David O. Relin, Greg Mortenson
    Paperback: 01/30/2007
     
    The inspiring account of one man's campaign to build schools in the most dangerous, remote, and anti-...
  • 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 ...
  • Blue Latitudes
    Tony Horwitz
    Paperback: 08/01/2003
     
    'Thoroughly enjoyable. No writer has better captured the heroic enigma that was Captain James Cook than ...
  • 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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