All Freebies found in the past 30 days

Show Filter List Show Filter Buttons
Showing Results 1 - 3
Sort By:
View As: Grid List Detailed Minimal Images Adult Content: Hidden (change) 

"OMAN" "Under Arabian Skies" (Unabridged.) by Rory Patrick Allen (St. Albans Publishing House) 3.7 Stars (39 Reviews)    Price verified 4 hours ago

The Sultanate of Oman is a land of oases,deserts, rolling sands, shifting dunes and mountains upon which ancient cities have been carved from stone. A land that boasts the Queen of Sheba, Sindbad the Sailor and The Lost City of Ubar buried for millennia under the Arabian Sands. A country that was heralded for its wealth in frankincense and it is from here that ancient frankincense caravans began carrying their precious cargoes to the classical world. Oman is a country where the Bedouin still wander the deserts as they have since time immemorial. A mystical land where eagles soar over the mountain that is home ot the prophet Job, a prophet in Judaism, Christianity and Islam. In the mountains nearby live an ancient people whose language predates Aramaic. The age of the language remains a mystery. It is a spoken language with no written form. In these mountains one finds caves that are decorated with prehistoric art. Mines and distinctive cone like tombs dating from the Bronze age ...

Genre: Travel [x]
Length: 373 Pages (1,472 KB)
Lending: Enabled
Added: Jul 11th, 2020

Breakfast with Polygamists: Dispatches from the Margins of The Americas (Notes from a Large Planet Book 2) by Dave Seminara (Wanderlust Press) 3.5 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

The word "travel" comes from the French word travail and the Latin word tripalium, which was a three-pronged instrument of torture in Roman times. But in Dave Seminara's world, even the worst trips are worth remembering. Eating breakfast with cave dwelling polygamists in Utah. Following in the footsteps of Pablo Escobar, the Hatfields & McCoys, Kurt Cobain, and Justin Bieber. Visiting with swamis, witches and medicine men in Belize, Nicaragua, Chile and the Navajo Nation. Even getting deported from Argentina is better than staying home. These are just some of the adventures chronicled in Breakfast with Polygamists: Dispatches from the Margins of The Americas, a new collection of more than three dozen stories from ten countries across The Americas. Traveling as a backpacker, a diplomat, and later as a roving journalist, Seminara's curiosity has taken him from the icy streets of Justin Bieber's hometown in Canada to the mean streets of Medellin's Barrio Pablo Escobar, inside Navajo ...

Genre: Travel [x]
Length: 304 Pages (6,403 KB)
Lending: Enabled
Added: Jul 10th, 2020

Ellen's China Vol 1: Book #3 of the series: Elen by Sally Demaray Hull Price verified 8 hours ago

Ellen's China Vol 1 Book #3 of the series of Ellen continue Ellen's story, but can be read without books 1 & 2 (entitled Ellen's Tears and Ellen's Journal). Ellen's China Vol 1 explores the daily life of the fictional character Ellen as an unofficial missionary to China, through letters, diary entries, and dialogue. Photos of a real life ESL (English as a Second Language) teachers and their students in a Chinese college campus are included. Volume 1 spans Ellen's first three months in the heart of China.

Genre: Travel [x]
Length: 355 Pages (2,188 KB)
Lending: Enabled
Added: Jul 8th, 2020
Page 1