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Antwerp - A Travel Guide of Art and History By Maxime Jensens
eBook (ePub): $3.99
The Medieval and Baroque architecture, artwork and religious buildings of Antwerp are treasures to behold - rich in significance, beauty and depth. Tragically, many travel guides simply brush over... More > the beautifully creative structures and artworks as mere items to check off a list during sightseeing in Antwerp, which has become a gem in the pantheon of Flemish culture. This book is designed as a companion to a general city guide, to be read as you tour and take in the many breathtaking works of art and ancient architectural design that confer majesty to the fashionably cosmopolitan city of Antwerp. The Cathedral of our Lady is richly described, with the Grote Markt and its surrounding districts receiving due consideration. In reading this book - part of a series on Belgian cities composed by lecturer of art and heritage architecture Maxime Jensens - you will imbue your journey with enlightenment and knowledge.< Less
Bruges - A Travel Guide of Art and History By Maxime Jensens
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The architecture, canals and religious buildings of Bruges are treasures to behold, stocked with art of awe-inspiring significance. Tragically, many travel guides simply brush over these beautiful... More > creations as mere items to check off a list during sightseeing in what is the very heart of Flemish culture. By contrast, Bruges - A Travel Guide of Art and History is designed for tourists who want to achieve in-depth understanding during their perusals. This book - authored by arts lecturer Maxime Jensens - is designed as a companion to a more general city guide, to be read as you tour and take in the many breathtaking works of art and ancient designs which comprise old Bruges. It is these wonders that the city of Bruges, replete with its signature canals and waterways, is far from short of. The Old St. Johns Hospital and the Groeningemuseum are among the cultural attractions covered, with artworks within both detailed.< Less
Cities of Belgium - A Travel Guide of Art and History By Maxime Jensens
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The Renaissance and Baroque architecture, artwork and religious buildings of Belgium are treasures to behold, rich in significance and beauty. Tragically, many travel guides simply brush over these... More > beautiful creations as mere items to check off a list during sightseeing in cities which together constitute the rich, centuries old essence of Flemish culture. This book is designed as a cultural companion to a more general city and tour guide, to be read as you wander amidst the many breathtaking works of art and ancient designs that the cities of Bruges, Ghent, Antwerp and the capital Brussels contain. The many cathedrals, churches and art galleries are a fine highlight of the Belgian nation, with the period art and architecture dating between 1300 and 1700 a particular focus within this book. In this book, written by arts lecturer and writer Maxime Jensens, you'll be given an intimate impression of the stunning Belgian cultural achievements.< Less
Persian Perils By Barry Anderson
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An American’s personal accounts of events in 1978 and 1979 leading up to the Iranian revolution and the fall of the Shah of Iran. Chapters cover evacuation, sightseeing, food & culture and... More > the political chaos during this turbulent period in the Middle East and, specifically, Iran. From the tension at Mehrabad Airport during the desperate evacuation; to the smells and tastes of the kabobs, breads, fruits and desserts on the city streets; to the awe and majesty of Percepolis and Shriaz; to visits to the morgue and jails of Tehran; reading this book will make the reader feel like they are there. A copy of the death threat tacked on the author’s door brings home the tension and stress the American expatriates were experiencing. The book has many pictures taken by the author during his assignment in Tehran. Through the author’s experiences, some humorous and others frightening, the reader will develop a better understanding regarding the great divide between Iran and America that exists even today.< Less
Category III A Travel Adventure A Novella By Marco Antonio Fregoso
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Marco Antonio, a U.S. Army Sergeant from East Los Angeles, embarks on an international travel adventure after serving a year-long tour in Iraq. Category III is a story about hope in a world swirling... More > with tension. He plans a Space Available trip with three comrades in an effort to take advantage of his Category 3 active duty status. An enjoyable sightseeing trip turns into a spine-tingling journey as Marco Antonio meets Anita, the daughter of a Columbian drug lord, at an Airport in Singapore. Unaware of her illegal operations, Marco Antonio is enthralled by Anita’s graceful beauty. Marco Antonio hopes to rendezvous with his mysterious new acquaintance when he splits off from his friends to travel to Thailand. Ultimately, Marco Antonio must learn to trust his instincts and conceal his motives as he methodically maneuvers his way to freedom.< Less
Persian Perils By Barry Anderson
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An American’s personal accounts of events in 1978 and 1979 leading up to the Iranian revolution and the fall of the Shah of Iran. Chapters cover evacuation, sightseeing, food & culture and... More > the political chaos during this turbulent period in the Middle East and, specifically, Iran. From the tension at Mehrabad Airport during the desperate evacuation; to the smells and tastes of the kabobs, breads, fruits and desserts on the city streets; to the awe and majesty of Percepolis and Shriaz; to visits to the morgue and jails of Tehran; reading this book will make the reader feel like they are there. A copy of the death threat tacked on the author’s door brings home the tension and stress the American expatriates were experiencing. The book has many pictures taken by the author during his assignment in Tehran. Through the author’s experiences, some humorous and others frightening, the reader will develop a better understanding regarding the great divide between Iran and America that exists even today.< Less
Category III A Travel Adventure A Novella By Marco Antonio Fregoso
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Marco Antonio, a U.S. Army Sergeant from East Los Angeles, embarks on an international travel adventure after serving a year-long tour in Iraq. Category III is a story about hope in a world swirling... More > with tension. He plans a Space Available trip with three comrades in an effort to take advantage of his Category 3 active duty status. An enjoyable sightseeing trip turns into a spine-tingling journey as Marco Antonio meets Anita, the daughter of a Columbian drug lord, at an Airport in Singapore. Unaware of her illegal operations, Marco Antonio is enthralled by Anita’s graceful beauty. Marco Antonio hopes to rendezvous with his mysterious new acquaintance when he splits off from his friends to travel to Thailand. Ultimately, Marco Antonio must learn to trust his instincts and conceal his motives as he methodically maneuvers his way to freedom.< Less
Whet: Short Erotic Tales of Otherworldly Desire By J.D. Romann
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Gay Paranormal Romance. Four fantastical, sensual, m/m tales of lust, love, and obsession. Erotic and literary stories featuring explicit scenes of men making love. For mature readers only. A dark... More > angel practices erotic salvation to resurrect a famous singer’s dying voice. A pair of lovers rescue a mysterious, shipwrecked titan and risk it all when they cross the line into new realms of eros. A tropical vampire leads a sassy tour guide on unusual sightseeing trips, tempting him down a dangerous path toward the ultimate satisfaction and sacrifice. The sea washes a stranger with sealskin eyes into the arms of a man with a dead soul. Stories formerly published in: Best Gay Love Stories 2005 and 2006; Friction 7: Best Gay Erotic Fiction; Wet Nightmares, Wet Dreams: Literotica; VelvetMafia.com; and MindCaviar.com.< Less
Places To Go Before You Die By Michael Lott
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'I tried to concentrate on scenery, tourism – external things. These were the things that could keep me together... Death had lost its novelty now - there were no further experiments, in that... More > regard, that I could ever imagine feeling the need to pursue.' ‘Places To Go Before You Die’ is a novel about sex, murder and sightseeing; narrated by someone with no moral boundaries. It describes his thoughts and relationships and combines the appeal of an episodic, reflective travel journal with black comedy and a strong element of suspense. It raises a few questions about masculinity and sexual relations, and about our increasingly individualistic and amoral quest for consumable, exciting experiences. Primarily, it’s supposed to be funny, a bit scary, and slightly poignant. How far would you go for experience? India? South East Asia? Australia? Japan? Or somewhere further? A place that's harder to come back from.< Less
Places To Go Before You Die By Michael Lott
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(2 Ratings)
'I tried to concentrate on scenery, tourism – external things. These were the things that could keep me together... Death had lost its novelty now - there were no further experiments, in that... More > regard, that I could ever imagine feeling the need to pursue.' ‘Places To Go Before You Die’ is a novel about sex, murder and sightseeing; narrated by someone with no moral boundaries. It describes his thoughts and relationships and combines the appeal of an episodic, reflective travel journal with black comedy and a strong element of suspense. It raises a few questions about masculinity and sexual relations, and about our increasingly individualistic and amoral quest for consumable, exciting experiences. Primarily, it’s supposed to be funny, a bit scary, and slightly poignant. How far would you go for experience? India? South East Asia? Australia? Japan? Or somewhere further? A place that's harder to come back from.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
Paperback: $21.60