The Last Gentleman Adventurer
Edward Beauclerk Maurice
As spare, gleaming, and exhilarating as the Arctic wastes and the gentle, stoic Eskimos who had mastery of ...
: Solving The Mystery of a Strange and Dangerous Life
'Mixing memory with desire, this marvelous and original book once more reminds us of ways through which ...
God Lives In St. Petersburg
: and Other Stories
Sometimes hilarious, sometimes tragic, but always eerily affecting, these stories show us deeply foreign lands...
The Mapmaker's Wife
: A True Tale of Love, Murder and Survival in the Amazon
Whitaker weaves a riveting tale rich in adventure, intrigue, and scientific achievement. Never before told, ...
Mountains Beyond Mountains
: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World
This powerful and inspiring book shows how one person can make a difference, as Kidder tells the true story of...
The Sex Lives of Cannibals
: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific
J. Maarten Troost
The laugh-out-loud true story of a harrowing and hilarious two-year odyssey on the distant South Pacific ...
Another Day In Paradise
: International Humanitarian Workers Tell Their Stories
Humanitarian workers define courage in the 21st century. This book gives voice to their stories, to their ...
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