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"Jungle Tales of Tarzan (Tarzan Series #6) (Ace SF Classic, F-206)"

By: "Edgar Rice Burroughs, Edgar Rice Burroughs"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Ace Books:

Seller ID: 9780441062065

ISBN: 0441062067

Condition: GOOD

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Flashman: A Novel

By: "Fraser, George MacDonald"

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Plume:

Seller ID: 9780452259614

ISBN: 0452259614

Condition: GOOD

If ever there was a time when I felt that 'watcher-of-the-skies-when-a-new-planet' stuff, it was when I read the first "Flashman.""- P.G. Wodehouse Fraser revives Flashman, a caddish bully from "Tom Brown's Schooldays" by Thomas Hughes, and relates Flashman's adventures after he is expelled in drunken disgrace from Rugby school in the late 1830s. Flashy enlists in the Eleventh Light Dragoons and is promptly sent to India and Afghanistan, where despite his consistently cowardly behavior he always manages to come out on top. Flashman is an incorrigible anti-hero for the ages. This humorous ... View more info

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Rowing to Latitude: Journeys Along the Arctic's Edge

By: "Fredston, Jill"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: North Point Press:

Seller ID: 9780865476554

ISBN: 0865476551

Condition: GOOD

Jill Fredston has traveled more than twenty thousand miles of the Arctic and sub-Arctic-backwards. With her ocean-going rowing shell and her husband, Doug Fesler, in a small boat of his own, she has disappeared every summer for years, exploring the rugged shorelines of Alaska, Canada, Greenland, Spitsbergen, and Norway. Carrying what they need to be self-sufficient, the two of them have battled mountainous seas and hurricane-force winds, dragged their boats across jumbles of ice, fended off grizzlies and polar bears, been serenaded by humpback whales and scrutinized by puffins, and reveled in ... View more info

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The Tiger Warrior (Jack Howard)

By: "Gibbins, David"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bantam Books:

Seller ID: 9780553591255

ISBN: 0553591258

Condition: GOOD

Two ancient cultures, a lost treasure from the distant past: what powerful secrets does it conceal--and how far will some go to possess them? Dive into a new full-throttle hunt from master of the action-adventure thriller David Gibbins, as he unleashes... The trail starts in the Roman ruins and leads to a shipwreck off the coast of Egypt. Soon the world's top marine archaeologist, Jack Howard, and his team of scientific experts and ex-Special Forces adventurers are pushing their way through the mysterious jungles of India, following in the footsteps of a legendary band of missing Roman leg... View more info

Texas Blood

By: "Giles, H."

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Zebra:

Seller ID: 9780821737255

ISBN: 0821737252

Condition: GOOD

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Legend: An Event Group Thriller (Bk. 2)

By: "Golemon, David L."

Price: $4.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780312945947

ISBN: 0312945949

Condition: GOOD

The Event Group is comprised of the nation's most brilliant men and women in the fields of science, philosophy, and the military. Led by Major Jack Collins, their job is to find the truth behind the world's greatest unsolved myths. And this time, Collins and his crew will dare to uncover a terrifying secret--about the long-vanished tribe of the Incas--that's buried deep within the Amazon Basin.""The last expedition into the depths and darkness of the Amazon claimed the lives of a female professor and her team. Now the Event Group, using cutting-edge technology exclusively designed by... View more info

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By: "Graham, Robin L."

Price: $7.50

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780060920470

ISBN: 0060920475

Condition: GOOD

In 1965, 16-year-old Robin Lee Graham began a solo around-the-world voyage from San Pedro, California, in a 24-foot sloop. Five years and 33,000 miles later, he returned to home port with a wife and daughter and enough extraordinary experiences to fill this bestselling book, Dove. View more info

King Solomon's mines

By: "Haggard, H. Rider"

Price: $0.30

Publisher: Collier Books:

Seller ID: B0006AY3XE


Condition: GOOD

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By: "Harris, Thomas"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440224679

ISBN: 0440224675

Condition: GOOD

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Hand Reef and Steer

By: "Henderson, Richard"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Contemporary:

Seller ID: 9780809275274

ISBN: 0809275279

Condition: GOOD

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Not Without Peril: 150 Years of Misadventure on the Presidential Range of New Hampshire

By: "Howe, Nicholas"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Appalachian Mountain Club Books:

Seller ID: 9781929173068

ISBN: 1929173067

Condition: GOOD

The Presidential Range of New Hampshire is like few places in the world. Located only 150 miles north of a major city, the range is home to beautiful alpine gardens, stunning vistas, and a carefully maintained network of hiking trails. But these same mountains can offer some of the world's worst weather. While the valleys below are bathed in warm sunshine, the exposed summits may be lashed by hurricane-force winds, blinding snows, and numbing cold. Into this potentially deadly environment come hikers, skiers, and climbers by the thousands, drawn by the beauty, accessibility, and history of the... View more info

Gale Warning

By: "Innes, Hammond"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Avon:

Seller ID: B000VG0S1E


Condition: GOOD

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Charting the Sea of Darkness: The Four Voyages of Henry Hudson (Kodansha Globe)

By: "Johnson, Donald S."

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Kodansha Amer Inc:

Seller ID: 9781568361055

ISBN: 156836105X

Condition: GOOD

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Into the Wild

By: "Krakauer, Jon"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: ANCHOR:

Seller ID: 9780385486804

ISBN: 0385486804

Condition: GOOD

In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Christopher Johnson McCandless. He had given $25,000 in savings to charity, abandoned his car and most of his possessions, burned all the cash in his wallet, and invented a new life for himself. Four months later, his decomposed body was found by a moose hunter. How McCandless came to die is the unforgettable story of "Into the Wild." Immediately after graduating from college in 1991, McCandless had roamed through the West and Southwest on a visio... View more info

Last of the Breed

By: "L'Amour, Louis"

Price: $2.00

Seller ID: 9780553264999

ISBN: 0553264990

Condition: GOOD

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Inside the Sky: A Meditation on Flight

By: "Langewiesche, William"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780679750079

ISBN: 067975007X

Condition: very good

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"Sweat of the Sun, Tears of the Moon: A Chronicle of an Incan Treasure"

By: "Lourie, Peter"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Bison Books:

Seller ID: 9780803279803

ISBN: 0803279809

Condition: very good

Eight billion dollars' worth of Inca gold and silver are rumored to be hidden in an unmapped region of the Andes. This is the captivating story of that fabled treasure and the centuries-old spell it has cast on many, including a young American student, Peter Lourie. While completing anthropological fieldwork in Ecuador, Lourie heard the legend of Atahualpa's ransom. The Incas gathered seven-hundred tons of gold (Sweat of the Sun) and silver (Tears of the Moon) to purchase the freedom of their king, Atahualpa, from Pizarro and his conquistadors. After the Inca ruler's murder, the treasure va... View more info

Fire and Ashes: On the Front Lines Battling Wildfires

By: "Maclean, John N."

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Owl Books:

Seller ID: 9780805075915

ISBN: 0805075917

Condition: very good

An expert's report on why wildland fires keep getting hotter, bigger, and more dangerous to the men and women who fight them Are wilderness fires now a tragic and enduring feature of the American landscape? John N. Maclean, author of the acclaimed "Fire on the Mountain," offers a view from the front lines, combining action-packed storytelling with moving insights about firefighters and informed analysis of firefighting strategy past and present.Beginning with a riveting account of the worst case of arson in wildfire history-the 1953 Rattlesnake Fire in Mendocino National Forest, which... View more info

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The Hunt for Atlantis: A Novel

By: "McDermott, Andy"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780553592856

ISBN: 0553592858

Condition: GOOD

A LOST CIVILIZATION.A DANGEROUS QUEST.A DEADLY SECRET. It's one of history's most enduring and controversial legends--the lost city of Atlantis. Archaeologist Nina Wilde is certain she's solved the riddle of its whereabouts--and with the help of reclusive billionaire Kristian Frost, his beautiful daughter, Kari, and ex-SAS bodyguard Eddie Chase, she's about to make the most important discovery in centuries. But not everyone wants them to succeed: a powerful and mysterious organization will stop at nothing to ensure that a secret submerged for 11,000 years never resurfaces. More... View more info

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Empire of Gold: A Novel (Nina Wilde and Eddie Chase)

By: "McDermott, Andy"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780553593655

ISBN: 055359365X

Condition: GOOD

A RUMOR OF RICHES. A MAZE OF MURDER. AND THE WORLD'S MOST DANGEROUS, SOUGHT-AFTER PRIZE. Nina Wilde and Eddie Chase possess extraordinary pieces of an ancient puzzle that leads them from Singapore to the jungles of South America. Inside a storm of political and drug warfare, Nina is getting close to one of history's greatest secrets: the mythical golden city of El Dorado. As one discovery unveils another, Nina realizes that a legendary Incan leader made a deal with his Spanish captors--and hid forever the "real" El Dorado. Now, Nina and Eddie face a maze of death traps and betrayals, inclu... View more info