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An Inland Voyage By Robert Louis Stevenson
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An Inland Voyage By Robert Louis Stevenson
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Robert Louis Stevenson's 1878 travelogue, An Inland Voyage, details his canoeing trip through France and Belgium in 1876. Pioneering new ground in outdoor literature, this was Stevenson's first book.... More > He had decided to become free from his parent's financial support so that he might freely pursue the woman he loved; to support himself he wrote travelogues, most notably An Inland Voyage, Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes and The Silverado Squatters. Stevenson undertook the journey with his friend, Sir Walter Grindlay Simpson, at a time when such outdoor travel for leisure was considered unusual and it resulted in this romantic and original work that still inspires travelers today.< Less
Around the World By E. D. G. Prime
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Sketches of travels through many lands and over many seas. CONTENTS: New York to Salt Lake -- The Mormons -- California -- The Yosemite Valley and the Big Trees -- On the Pacific -- Excursions in... More > Japan -- Japan and the Japanese -- Inland Sea of Japan -- Shanghai to Hong Kong -- Canton and its Sights -- Chinese Manners and Customs -- Religions of China -- Macao, Singapore, and Panang -- Calcutta -- Government of India; Europeans, etc. -- Public Works, Productions, etc. -- The Natives of India; Caste, etc. -- Calcutta to Benares -- Benares to Allahabad -- The Munity; Cawnpore and Lucknow -- Agra and the Taj -- Delhi -- Among the Himalayas -- On the Himalayas -- Lodiana to Bombay -- Bombay -- Bombay to Cairo -- Cairo to Jerusalem -- The Holy City -- To Damascus and Constantinople -- Stamboul to Naples -- Rome to Florence -- Venice Homeward.< Less
Adventures in Congoland By Karl J. Pettersson & L. Daniel Ericson (translator)
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Memoir of 1882 pioneer Swedish Covenant missionary to Congo. High adventure: witchdoctor confrontations, big game hunting, hiking, cannibals. Reaching Stanley Pool and voyage to Stanley Falls... More > (Kisangani).< Less
Adventures in Congoland By Karl J. Pettersson & L. Daniel Ericson (translator)
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Memoir of 1882 pioneer Swedish Covenant missionary to Congo. High adventure: witchdoctor confrontations, big game hunting, hiking, cannibals. Reaching Stanley Pool and voyage to Stanley Falls... More > (Kisangani).< Less
Sinful Peck By Morgan Robertson
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This is not a problem story nor yet a New England yarn of the hayseed school. It is a yarn of the sea. Fourteen residents of the inland City of Cleveland, Ohio, were as young men shanghaied aboard a... More > sailing ship, made an involuntary voyage around the world, and took part in a bloody mutiny. All escaped the hangman, including the ringleader, Sinful Peck. They go on to become successful businessmen. But after losing a bet, Peck shanghais his old shipmates and takes them on a bizarre voyage of revenge and adventure...< Less
Stevenson Six Pack By Robert Louis Stevenson
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This collection includes an image gallery with portraits of Stevenson, photographs from his last years in Samoa, copies of first edition book covers and reproductions of many original Victorian... More > illustrations. Stevenson Six Pack: An Inland Voyage, Treasure Island, The Body Snatcher, Strange Case of Jekyll & Hyde, Kidnapped and The Black Arrow: A Tale of the Two Roses.< Less
Stevenson Six Pack By Robert Louis Stevenson
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This collection includes an image gallery with portraits of Stevenson, photographs from his last years in Samoa, copies of first edition book covers and reproductions of many original Victorian... More > illustrations. Stevenson Six Pack: An Inland Voyage, Treasure Island, The Body Snatcher, Strange Case of Jekyll & Hyde, Kidnapped and The Black Arrow: A Tale of the Two Roses.< Less
Cruising the Gulags By Michael Frankel
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In celebration of the founding of the Russian fleet by Peter the Great, The Dutch Coastal Cruising Association undertook a 4,800 European odyssey in 1994 that culminated in sailing the Russian inland... More > waters between Archangel and the Baltic Sea. Fifteen sailboats hosted by the Archangel Yacht Club, became the first Western-flagged pleasure boats allowed on this militarily strategic waterway. The author crewed aboard Tiota and proudly flew the Stars and Stripes from her port spreader, heralding an American aboard. Whereas emerging "New Russians" viewed our fleet as a vanguard for future boat tourism, it seemed "Old Russians" made our voyage bureaucratically discouraging. Nowhere was this more evident than in the final passage along the River Neva through St. Petersburg. The rules stated that bridges could only open at night and sailboats could only sail during the day. A Russian Catch-22, with the winter ice steadily approaching.< Less
Cruising the Gulags By Michael Frankel
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In celebration of the founding of the Russian fleet by Peter the Great, The Dutch Coastal Cruising Association undertook a 4,800 European odyssey in 1994 that culminated in sailing the Russian inland... More > waters between Archangel and the Baltic Sea. Fifteen sailboats hosted by the Archangel Yacht Club, became the first Western-flagged pleasure boats allowed on this militarily strategic waterway. The author crewed aboard Tiota and proudly flew the Stars and Stripes from her port spreader, heralding an American aboard. Whereas emerging “New Russians” viewed our fleet as a vanguard for future boat tourism, it seemed “Old Russians” made our voyage bureaucratically discouraging. Nowhere was this more evident than in the final passage along the River Neva through St. Petersburg. The rules stated that bridges could only open at night and sailboats could only sail during the day. A Russian Catch-22, with the winter ice steadily approaching.< Less

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