Search Results: 'George Spearing'

Search

×
×
×
×
17 results for "George Spearing"
Dances With Marmots - A Pacific Crest Trail Adventure By George Spearing
Paperback: $14.71
Ships in 3-5 business days.
(13 Ratings)
Inspiring and entertaining account of a 4300km solo hike from Mexico to Canada along the Pacific Crest Trail. Despite never having hiked before, George Spearing decided to take 'leave of absence'... More > from his job as a firefighter in the New Zealand Fire Service and walk the length of America. Travelling entirely on foot and off road, his five month journey takes him through the desert areas and snowbound High Sierra Nevada of California, the Cascade ranges of Oregon and Washington and finally emerges in the Okanogan Forest of British Columbia, Canada. The diverse mix of Mojave desert, High Sierra snows and the characters and wildlife met along the way, provide an often humorous look at the US and its wilderness through the eyes of a New Zealander. The lively easily read style, along with several images, provides an entertaining and inspiring read for anyone contemplating hiking the Pacific Crest Trail or for anyone who enjoys a good adventure story.< Less
Dances with Marmots : From Mexico to Canada along the Pacific Crest Trail By George Spearing
eBook (ePub): $5.99
Download immediately.
Inspiring and entertaining account of a 4300km solo hike from Mexico to Canada along the Pacific Crest Trail. Despite never having hiked before, George Spearing decided to take 'leave of absence'... More > from his job as a firefighter in the New Zealand Fire Service and walk the length of America. Travelling entirely on foot and off road, his five month journey takes him through the desert areas and snowbound High Sierra Nevada of California, the Cascade ranges of Oregon and Washington and finally emerges in the Okanogan Forest of British Columbia, Canada. The diverse mix of Mojave desert, High Sierra snows and the characters and wildlife met along the way, provide an often humorous look at the US and its wilderness through the eyes of a New Zealander. The lively easily read style, along with several images, provides an entertaining and inspiring read for anyone contemplating hiking the Pacific Crest Trail or for anyone who enjoys a good adventure story.< Less
Dances With Marmots - A Pacific Crest Trail Adventure By George Spearing
eBook (PDF): $4.95
Download immediately.
(13 Ratings)
Inspiring and entertaining account of a 4300km solo hike from Mexico to Canada along the Pacific Crest Trail. Despite never having hiked before, George Spearing decided to take 'leave of absence'... More > from his job as a firefighter in the New Zealand Fire Service and walk the length of America. Travelling entirely on foot and off road, his five month journey takes him through the desert areas and snowbound High Sierra Nevada of California, the Cascade ranges of Oregon and Washington and finally emerges in the Okanogan Forest of British Columbia, Canada. The diverse mix of Mojave desert, High Sierra snows and the characters and wildlife met along the way, provide an often humorous look at the US and its wilderness through the eyes of a New Zealander. The lively easily read style, along with several images, provides an entertaining and inspiring read for anyone contemplating hiking the Pacific Crest Trail or for anyone who enjoys a good adventure story.< Less
Prince George - Diana's Legacy By Klaudio Zic
eBook (PDF): $7.22
Download immediately.
VENUS Venus is with the royal star of Regulus, the heart of Saint George. The spear which stands for azimuth and altitude “stabs” the heart of the ancient reptile of British heraldry:... More > Alphard in Hydra as bracketed by Monoceros and Leo: the lion and unicorn.< Less
Active Mobility: Examining Walkability and Bikeability in the Port Towns, Prince George’s County, Maryland By David Boston et al.
eBook (PDF): $0.00
Download immediately.
(1 Ratings)
This is a study conducted by student researchers from the University of Maryland's Urban Studies and Planning program in the Summer of 2011 about walkability and bikeability in the Port Towns of... More > Prince George's County, Maryland.< Less
Babylon: A short play, and other one acts by George L. Stewart By George Stewart
Paperback: List Price: $12.00 $10.80 You Save: 10%
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Contents: Hiketeia A one act play. Adolf & The Spear of Destiny A 10 minute philosophy play. Babylon A short play. George L. Stewart is an actor and playwright, and is attending Cleveland... More > State University to complete his Bachelors in Anthropology.< Less
2007 Year in Review By Newscom
Paperback: $24.41
Ships in 3-5 business days.
(3 Ratings)
A lot can happen in 365 days and Newscom proudly offers this intriguing and captivating collection of the best pictures of 2007. In the Year in Review 2007, Newscom’s dedicated editors have... More > compiled the top 100 most striking images of events, milestones and newsmakers of the past year. They say a picture is worth a thousand words. At Newscom, we couldn’t agree more and we hope that you enjoy reliving the highs and lows from the world of sports, news, politics and celebrity gossip in the Year in Review 2007. Newscom has what you need, when you need it. Enjoy!< Less
2007 Year in Review By Newscom
Hardcover: $44.44
Ships in 6-8 business days.
A lot can happen in 365 days and Newscom proudly offers this intriguing and captivating collection of the best pictures of 2007. In the Year in Review 2007, Newscom’s dedicated editors have... More > compiled the top 100 most striking images of events, milestones and newsmakers of the past year. They say a picture is worth a thousand words. At Newscom, we couldn’t agree more and we hope that you enjoy reliving the highs and lows from the world of sports, news, politics and celebrity gossip in the Year in Review 2007. Newscom has what you need, when you need it. Enjoy!< Less
Literary Witches and Solitary Women as Role Models: Capstone Project By Laura Sweeney, EdD
Paperback: $9.99
Ships in 3-5 business days.
Explore the lessons taught by good witches throughout literature. The author takes a look at Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter, Paulo Coehlo's The Witch of Portobello and George Speare's The... More > Witch of Blackbird Pond. A Capstone Graduate Project of interest to those who question the value of studying witches in literature. The witch is not merely someone who does magic; she represents the couragious one who dares walk a solitary path. (Literary thesis, university level reading)< Less
The Reluctant Dragon By Kenneth Grahame
eBook (PDF): $2.72
Download immediately.
a young boy discovers an erudite, poetry-loving dragon living in the Downs above his home. The two become friends, but soon afterwards the dragon is discovered by the townsfolk, who send for St... More > George to rid them of it. The boy introduces St George to the dragon, and the two decide that it would be better for them not to fight. Eventually, they decide to stage a fake joust between the two combatants. As the two have planned, St George harmlessly spears the dragon through a shallow fold of skin suggested by the dragon, and the townsfolk rejoice (though not all of them, as some had placed bets on the dragon winning). St George then proclaims that the dragon is reformed in character, and assures the townsfolk that he is not dangerous. The dragon is then accepted by the people.< Less