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Adventure

  • High Mountains and Cold Seasby J.R.L. Anderson; Tim Madge

    Vertebrate Publishing 2017; US$ 5.99

    Harold William ‘Bill’ Tilman (1898 –1977) was among the greatest adventurers of his time, a pioneering mountaineer and sailor who held exploration above all else. The son of a Liverpool sugar importer, Tilman joined the army at seventeen and was twice awarded the Military Cross for bravery during WWI. After the war Tilman left for Africa, establishing... more...

  • Triumph and Tribulationby H.W. Tilman; Andrew Craig-Bennett; Bob Comlay

    Vertebrate Publishing 2017; US$ 5.99

    ‘Experience is said to be the name men give to their mistakes and of the experience I gained in Spitsbergen that may well be true.’ The circumnavigation of Spitsbergen is the first of three voyages described in H.W. ‘Bill’ Tilman ’s fifteenth and final book, a remarkable example of Tilman's ability to triumph when supported by a crew game... more...

  • Clouds from Both Sidesby Julie Tullis; Peter Gillman

    Vertebrate Publishing 2017; US$ 5.99

    ‘If I could choose a place to die, it would be in the mountains.’ Clouds from Both Sides is the autobiography of Julie Tullis , the first British woman to climb an 8,000-metre peak – Broad Peak – and the first to reach the summit of K2 , the world’s second-highest mountain. A truly remarkable woman, Julie describes her early days in a... more...

  • Wanderfulby Andi Eaton

    Abrams 2017; US$ 18.65

    A girl with a love for off-the-beaten-path destinations, fashion maven Andi Eaton found herself putting aside the Lonely Planet and Condé Nast Traveler guides and, instead, looking to bohemians and artists for travel and style inspiration: What do the flower children wear on their excur­sions? Where are the creatives’ favorite vintage shops?... more...

  • Easter Island, Earth Islandby Paul Bahn; John Flenley

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 55.00

    In this account of Easter Island, Bahn and Flenley explore the archaeology, history, and legends surrounding the fascinating prehistoric culture that called this remote volcanic island home. more...

  • Six Flags Great Americaby Steven W. Wilson

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2017; US$ 12.99

    Marriott’s Great America first opened in Gurnee, Illinois, on May 29, 1976. Located midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, it was the second of two Marriott Corporation theme parks. Great America was created to be a place where families could have fun together while gaining an appreciation for United States history. The park’s five authentically themed... more...

  • That Untravelled Worldby Eric Shipton

    Vertebrate Publishing 2017; US$ 8.99

    ‘It is often from our setbacks, even our weaknesses, that we derive some of our greatest blessings.’ That Untravelled World is the autobiography of one of the greatest adventurers of the twentieth century. Eric Shipton was a pioneering explorer, journeying to places that did not feature on maps and to unexplored mountains, such as the High... more...

  • The Man Who Climbs Treesby James Aldred

    Ebury Publishing 2017; US$ 23.96

    'A book of heart-stopping bravery and endurance' -- Helen Macdonald 'A great read – incredible adventures and a dramatic new perspective' -- Chris Packham '[A] delightful, endlessly fascinating book' -- Daily Mail BOOK OF THE WEEK This is the story of a professional British tree climber, cameraman and adventurer, who has made a career... more...

  • Megafireby Michael Kodas

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017; US$ 25.67

    From a best-selling author, award-winning photojournalist, and firefighter, a brilliant exploration of the rising phenomenon of megafires—forest fires of alarming scale, intensity, and devastation—that captures the danger and heroism of those who fight them and illuminates the history, science, politics, and environmental causes and repercussions... more...

  • The Girl Who Climbed Everestby Bonita Norris

    Hodder & Stoughton 2017; US$ 24.99

    'What I've learned from climbing mountains is that we can push ourselves far beyond what we think we are capable of, and it's outside of our comfort zones that the most amazing things happen.' What drives us to go to our limits and beyond? What does it take to make dreams come true over all else? And how can you turn fear into courage? From Everest... more...