all ebooks in category: Adventurer & Explorer Biographies (13)

Gulp Succinctly by Kris van der Mast
English | June 22, 2016 | ISBN: N/A | 94 Pages | PDF | 1.2 MB

Gulp is an easy-to learn, easy-to-use JavaScript task runner that has become an industry standard. This book offers an entry to Gulp for experienced developers. …

«Sailing Alone Around the World» by Joshua Slocum
English | ISBN: 9783736407091 | EPUB | 2.0 MB

Sailing Alone Around the World is a sailing memoir by Joshua Slocum about his single-handed global circumnavigation aboard the sloop Spray. Slocum was the first …

«Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space» by Lynn Sherr
English | ISBN: 9781476725789 | EPUB | 11.8 MB

The definitive biography of Sally Ride, America’s first woman in space, with exclusive insights from Ride’s family and partner, by the ABC reporter who covered …

«From Venus to Antarctica» by John Dunmore
English | ISBN: 9781775590163 | EPUB | 1.0 MB

Jules-Sebastien-Cesar Dumont D'Urville (1790-1842) undertook three global voyages of exploration and is the navigator who made the single greatest contribution to perfecting the map of …

Crossing the Continent 1527-1540
English | EPUB | 1.6 MB

The true story of America's first great explorer and adventurer—an African slave named Esteban DorantesCrossing the Continent takes us on an epic journey from Africa …

From Venus to Antarctica: The life of Dumont d'Urville
English | November 28, 2012 | ISBN: 0908988710, 1458779653 | EPUB | 260 pages | 0.99 MB

Jules-Sebastien-César Dumont D’Urville (1790–1842) undertook three global voyages of exploration and is the navigator who made the single greatest contribution to perfecting the map of …

Ready to Come About
English | June 13th, 2019 | ISBN: 1459743903 | 368 pages | EPUB | 5.57 MB

Three hundred nautical miles from shore, I'm cold and sick and afraid. I pray for reprieve. I long for solid ground. And I can't help …

Surviving Logan
English | October 18, 2016 | ISBN: 1771601922 | EPUB | 256 pages | 4.4 MB

One mountaineer’s harrowing story of survival and recovery after being trapped on the second-highest peak in North America, Mount Logan in the Yukon Territory, during …

75 Search and Rescue Stories
English | ISBN: 1893594114 | 216 pages | EPUB | July 4, 2011 | 10 Mb

"The best rescue book by far that I've ever read." – author Jules Harrell in the Mountain Rescue Association’s quarterly publication, the Meridian. “I lifted …

Extreme South
English | EPUB | 8.1 MB

On 31 October 2011 James Castrission and Justin Jones set out to achieve 'one of the last great polar adventures' - an unsupported return journey …