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Wild: A Journey from Lost to Found # Movie Tie-In

By: Cheryl Strayed

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Atlantic PBS: 2014

Seller ID: 000625

ISBN: 1782394869

Condition: New


At twenty-six, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother's rapid death from cancer, her family disbanded and her marriage crumbled. With nothing to lose, she made the most impulsive decision of her life: to walk eleven-hundred miles of the west coast of America - from the Mojave Desert, through California and Oregon, and into Washington state - and to do it alone. She had no experience of long-distance hiking and the journey was nothing mo... View more info

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Pub Yarns: The pub, the whole pub and nothing but the pub

By: Colin Whelan

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland Publishers: 2018

Seller ID: 9781760790103

ISBN: 1760790109

Condition: New


Pub Yarns, The pub, the whole pub and nothing but the pub by Colin Whelan. Take a journey to some of the most memorable and extraordinary pubs in Australia. Each of these outstanding country, bush and outback pubs has a unique story to tell about its surroundings, its neighbours and about its customers, both regular and occasional. Author and photographer Colin Whelan crosses Australia on his motorbike to visit these disappearing icons of outback Australia. He tells of h... View more info

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Eat Pray Love: One Woman's Search for Everything [used book]

By: Elizabeth Gilbert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury: 2007

Seller ID: 0747585660

ISBN: 0747585660

Condition: Good


It's 3 a.m. and Elizabeth Gilbert is sobbing on the bathroom floor. She's in her thirties, she has a husband, a house, they're trying for a baby - and she doesn't want any of it. A bitter divorce and a turbulent love affair later, she emerges battered and bewildered and realises it is time to pursue her own journey in search of three things she has been missing: pleasure, devotion and balance. So she travels to Rome, where she learns Italian from handsome, brown-eyed ide... View more info

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Instant Aussie : Australia in a Nutshell

By: Jason K. Foster

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 2015

Seller ID: 9781742577425

ISBN: 1742577423

Condition: New


Instant Aussie is an informative and fun way to truly immerse yourself in fair dinkum Aussie culture without ever having to leave the comfort of your own home. The ideal gift for travellers, or relatives and friends back home. Instant Aussie covers ...all the important topics of Australia s foundation and political landscape, Australian mysteries and inventions, indigenous history and culture as well as sweeping natural wonders in an amusing and intriguing style. ... View more info

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Around the World in 80 Dates: Because Mr Right isn't always Right Here [used book]

By: Jennifer Cox

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, William Henemann Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: 001165

ISBN: 0434013358

Condition: Good


Travel journalist Jennifer Cox loved her job but hated her love life. Were the two somehow related, she wondered? And if so could she not try to make it her job to meet Mr Right? In search of the man of her dreams, Jennifer begins to organise her global network, asking friends, business colleagues and friends of friends (all of them more affectionately known as Date Wranglers) to set her up with every interesting, unusual, special or simply gorgeous guy they can find in ... View more info

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End of An Era

By: Len Beadell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 2000

Seller ID: 9781864367331

ISBN: 1864367334

Condition: New


Hard work and adventure for the Gunbarrel Road Construction Party as they surveyed and built their last three highways across the deserts of Central Australia. Len Beadell's team had to contend with flat tyres and broken gear boxes as well as all the natural difficulties of the outback as they endeavoured to build three highways in one year! On one forward reconnaissance Beadell discovered a small group of Aborigines who had never before seen a white person, as well a... View more info

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South America Revisited: A World of Carnival

By: Yu Yap Tang

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Boolarong Press: 2016

Seller ID: 003999

ISBN: 0994473796

Condition: New


This is the second travelogue to Latin America, "Wandering the Southern Hemisphere: Chile and Peru". It records every little detail of Tang's fantastic experience in not only some Latin American countries familiar to everyone, such as Bolivia, Suriname, Venezuela, Columbia and Brazil, but the ABC Islands in the Caribbean, which are foreign to most. The book is full of beautiful colour photos of South American landscapes and its people. View more info