epub |eng | 2012-07-26 | Author:Ibn Fadlan [Fadlan, Ibn]

4. Zuhrī on Viking ships c. 1160 Abū ‘Abd Allah Muhammad ibn Abī Bakr al-Zuhrī (d. between 1154 and 1161) was an Andalusian cosmographer about whom almost nothing is known. ...
( Category: Travel Writing September 24,2017 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Rough Guides [Guides, Rough]

( Category: Asia September 22,2017 )
epub |eng | 2013-07-24 | Author:Ryszard Kapuscinski [Kapuscinski, Ryszard]

BUT BEFORE I had the time to look around in Moscow, get some information, have several important and instructive conversations, the news exploded that a large city of a million ...
( Category: Europe September 22,2017 )
azw3 |eng | 2012-03-19 | Author:Ben Stevens [Stevens, Ben]

While I at work I try four time for to call my uncle on my phone. I try call his mobile number like I call before. But every time is ...
( Category: Asia September 20,2017 )
epub |eng | 2009-07-17 | Author:Harold G. Moore;Joseph L. Galloway [Galloway, Harold G. Moore;Joseph L.]

To remember the days of war We have come to you this afternoon Our old battlefield still here. Yet how do we find your graves Now hidden by 30 years ...
( Category: Military September 19,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ariel Glucklich

THE TEST An ascetic once arrived at the doorstep of a king named Kushika. The king immediately recognized him as a holy man and showed him into the white stone ...
( Category: Asia September 19,2017 )
epub |eng | 1900-01-01 | Author:Lafcadio Hearn [Hearn, Lafcadio]

Curiously enough, the people spoke harshly concerning the mother of the boy—holding her to blame for the haunting. I thought it very strange at first, not because I had formed ...
( Category: Asia September 19,2017 )
epub |eng | 1907-01-01 | Author:Lafcadio Hearn [Hearn, Lafcadio]

Sec. 3 For an hour and a half the ranges to left and right alternately recede and approach. Beautiful blue shapes glide toward us, change to green, and then, slowly ...
( Category: Asia September 19,2017 )
epub |eng | 2011-09-19 | Author:Dervla Murphy [Dervla Murphy]

7 Politics and Parents 12 NOVEMBER Within the past few weeks I’ve been analysing more closely the part this camp plays in the Tibetan refugee tragedy and my conclusions have ...
( Category: Asia September 19,2017 )
mobi |eng | 2011-01-03 | Author:James Pollard

Kinki Karaoke It was now about 9.00 pm. Although Mike's situation was hopeless, he didn’t feel at all the pressure that he had felt earlier. At this stage, there really ...
( Category: Action & Adventure September 19,2017 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2010-07-17 | Author:Jaggs, Peter [Jaggs, Peter]

CHAPTER TEN After I had been on Victory Hill a week, I was seriously beginning to doubt my chances of finding Psorng-Preng at all. I really had done my best. ...
( Category: Asia September 18,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-09-17 | Author:Stan Armington [Planet, Lonely]

( Category: Reference September 17,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-09-06 | Author:Kushanava Choudhury

PART III Crossing the Canal ‘Work hard, play hard.’ That had been the mantra when I was at Princeton, which really meant ‘work work work’ until you forget what ‘play’ ...
( Category: Historical September 17,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Kief Hillsbery

These are Indian considerations; but there are higher considerations still nearer home, affecting still more vital interests, that are decisive in favour of your policy. There is not a country ...
( Category: Historical September 17,2017 )
epub |eng | 2001-01-01 | Author:Yvonne Ridley [RIDLEY, YVONNE]

7 CAPTIVITY As the car drove away from the Pakistan border I became numb with fear and my whole body seemed to switch off. Maybe it was a defence mechanism, ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers September 17,2017 )