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Ice Hunt

By: "Rollins, James"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Harper:

Seller ID: 9780060521608

ISBN: 0060521600

Condition: GOOD


Carved into a moving island of ice twice the size of the United States, Ice Station Grendel has been abandoned for more than seventy years. The twisted brainchild of the finest minds of the former Soviet Union, it was designed to be inaccessible and virtually invisible. But an American undersea research vessel has inadvertently pulled too close--and something has been sighted moving inside the allegedly deserted facility, something whose survival defies every natural law. And now, as scientists, soldiers, intelligence operatives, and unsuspecting civilians are drawn into Grendel's lethal vo... View more info

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Excavation

By: "Rollins, James"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Harper:

Seller ID: 9780380810932

ISBN: 038081093X

Condition: GOOD


High in the Andes, Dr. Henry Conklin discovers a 500-year-old mummy that should not be there. While deep in the South American jungle, Conklin's nephew, Sam, stumbles upon a remarkable site nestled between two towering peaks, a place hidden from human eyes for thousands of years.Ingenious traps have been laid to ensnare the careless and unsuspecting, and wealth beyond imagining could be the reward for those with the courage to face the terrible unknown. But where the perilous journey inward ends--in the cold, shrouded heart of a breathtaking necropolis--something else is waiting for Sam ... View more info

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"Kayak Morning: Reflections on Love, Grief, and Small Boats"

By: "Rosenblatt, Roger"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ecco:

Seller ID: 9780062084033

ISBN: 0062084038

Condition: GOOD


From Roger Rosenblatt, author of the bestsellers Making Toast and Unless It Moves the Human Heart, comes a moving meditation on the passages of grief, the solace of solitude, and the redemptive power of loveIn Making Toast, Roger Rosenblatt shared the story of his family in the days and months after the death of his thirty-eight-year-old daughter, Amy. Now, in Kayak Morning, he offers a personal meditation on grief itself. "Everybody grieves," he writes. From that terse, melancholy observation emerges a work of art that addresses the universal experience of loss.On a quiet Sunday morn... View more info

Conrad's Rivier

By: "Schipper, Mineke"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Amsterdam, c1994

Seller ID: 30P006

ISBN: 9025400299

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright covers, slight age tanned pages, clean, slight tilt. Light rubbing to cover edges and 2 faint spine creases. ""Ellens leven verandert ingrijpend als zij trouwt met Gerard, een enthousiaste man die onvermoeibaar werkt aan zijn carriere in het hart van Afrika."" Text in Dutch." View more info

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South: The Endurance Expedition

By: "Shackleton, Ernest"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Signet:

Seller ID: 9780451198808

ISBN: 0451198808

Condition: GOOD


In 1914, as the shadow of war falls across Europe, a party led by veteran explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton sets out to become the first to traverse the Antarctic continent. Their initial optimism is short-lived, however, as the ice field slowly thickens, encasing the ship Endurance in a death-grip, crushing their craft, and marooning 28 men on a ploar ice floe. In an epic struggle of man versus the elements, Shackleton leads his team on a harrowing quest for survival over some of the most unforgiving terrain in the world. Icy, tempestuous seas full of gargantuan waves, mountainous glacier... View more info

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The Terror: A Novel

By: "Simmons, Dan"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Back Bay Books:

Seller ID: 9780316017459

ISBN: 0316017450

Condition: GOOD


"Dan Simmons writes with the salty grace and precision of Patrick O'Brian. But in piling supernatural nightmare upon historical nightmare, layering mystery upon mystery, he has produced a turbocharged vision of popular doom." -"Men's Journal" Greeted with excited critical praise, this extraordinary novel-inspired by the true story of two ice ships that disappeared in the Arctic Circle during an 1845 expedition-swells with the heart-stopping suspense and heroic adventure that have won Dan Simmons praise as "a writer who not only makes big promises but keeps them" ("Seattle Post-Intelligence... View more info

Blue Horizon (Courtney Family Adventures)

By: "Smith, Wilbur"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780312991425

Condition: GOOD


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Golden Lion: A Novel of Heroes in a Time of War (Heroes in a Time of War: The Courtney)

By: "Smith, Wilbur, Kristian, Giles"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: William Morrow:

Seller ID: 9780062276582

ISBN: 0062276581

Condition: GOOD


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Torchlight

By: "Stevenson, Robert Louis"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Jove:

Seller ID: 9780515123357

ISBN: 0515123358

Condition: GOOD


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"In Peril: A Daring Decision, A Captain's Resolve, and the Salvage that Made History"

By: "Strong, Skip, Braden, Twain"

Price: $11.45

Publisher: The Lyons Press:

Seller ID: 9781592281053

ISBN: 1592281052

Condition: very good


"Strong and Braden's tale of an imperfect storm, three ships, and a daring rescue comes to vivid life in this gem of a book." -Publishers Weekly "A marvelous yarn about an incredible rescue." -The Bangor (ME) Daily News When Skip Strong, a thirty-two-year-old captain of the 688-foot oil tanker Cherry Valley received the call, all he knew was that an oceangoing tug with five men aboard was in distress off Florida's east coast. Caught in an unusually powerful storm, the tug's engines failed, and as the winds gusted to more than sixty miles per hour and the sea whipped into a frenzy, the ... View more info

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The Deep Zone: A Novel (with bonus short story Lethal Expedition)

By: "Tabor, James M."

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books:

Seller ID: 9780345530622

ISBN: 0345530624

Condition: GOOD


"Deep-earth adventure, scintillating science, and cutthroat intrigue collide with thrilling results that left me breathless and awed. . . . Truly impressive."--James Rollins Burned by her own government in a trumped-up scandal, brilliant microbiologist Hallie Leland swore she'd never return to the world of cutting-edge science and dangerous secrets. But a shocking summons from the White House changes all that. A mysterious epidemic is killing American soldiers in Afghanistan--and poised for outbreak in the United States and beyond. Without the ultrarare organism needed to create an antidot... View more info

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Rescue of the Bounty: Disaster and Survival in Superstorm Sandy

By: "Tougias, Michael J., Campbell, Douglas A."

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Scribner:

Seller ID: 9781476746647

ISBN: 1476746648

Condition: GOOD


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Medicine for Mountaineering

By: "Wilkerson, James A."

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Mountaineers Books:

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 9780898860863

ISBN: 0898860865

Condition: very good


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