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  • Eighty Days : Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's History-Making Race Around the World
    Matthew Goodman
    Paperback: 03/11/2014
     
    1889: Two women, successful journalists and writers, set off in a desperate rate in opposite directions, each ...
  • Out of the Woods : A Memoir of Wayfinding
    Lynn Darling
    Hardcover: 01/07/2014
     
    Combining the soul-baring insight of Wild, the profound wisdom of Shop Class as Soulcraft, and the adventurous...
  • 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 ...
  • The Third Wave : A Volunteer Story
    Alison Thompson
    Hardcover: 07/12/2011
     
    The Third Wave tells the inspiring story of how volunteering changed Thompson’s life, and provides an ...
  • Bonobo Handshake : A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
    Vanessa Woods
    Paperback: 06/07/2011
     
    A young woman follows her fiancé to war-torn Congo to study extremely endangered bonobo apes - who teach ...
  • A Pearl in the Storm : How I Found My Heart in the Middle of the Ocean
    Tori Murden McClure
    Paperback: 04/01/2010
     
    In June 1998, Tori McClure set out to row across the Atlantic Ocean by herself in a twenty-three-foot plywood ...
  • 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 ...

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