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Author: Laurence Bergreen | Narrator: Tim Jerome
Release Date: September 13, 2022
He knew nothing of celestial navigation or of the existence of the Pacific Ocean. He was a self-promoting and ambitious entrepreneur. His maps were a hybrid of fantasy and delusion. When he did make land, he enslaved the populace he found, encouraged...
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Ten harrowing firsthand tales of survival from the creators of the New York Times bestselling audio collection MeatEater's Campfire Stories: Close Calls. In Campfire Stories: Narrow Escapes & More Close Calls, storytellers take us from Florida t...
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Author: Mark Vanhoenacker | Narrator: Kyle Soller
Release Date: July 05, 2022
This love letter to the cities of the world—from the airline pilot–author of Skyfaring—is "a journey around both the author's mind and the planet's great cities that leaves us energized, open to new experiences and...
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Author: Candice Millard
Release Date: June 14, 2022
From the New York Times bestselling author of RIVER OF DOUBT and DESTINY OF THE REPUBLIC, the stirring story of one of the great feats of exploration of all time, and its complicated legacyThe Nile River is the longest in the world.  Its fertile...
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ISBN: 9780525524076
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Author: John Fuller | Narrator: Phil Thron
Release Date: May 10, 2022
TWO LOST HOURS ABOARD A UFO—THE ABDUCTION OF BETTY AND BARNEY HILL • One of the most extraordinary UFO tales of our time—a thrilling, otherworldly, and wildly entertaining adventure that enraptured America and stands as the quintesse...
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Author: Ben McGrath
Release Date: May 03, 2022
The riveting story of Dick Conant, an American folk hero who, over the course of more than twenty years, solo canoed thousands of miles of American rivers--and then in 2016 disappeared off the coast of North CarolinaFor decades, Dick Conant paddled t...
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ISBN: 9781524722012
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Author: Steven Rinella | Narrator: Steven Rinella and the Contributors
Release Date: July 20, 2021
Gather around for campfire stories with the MeatEater crew as they share sixteen harrowing true tales of survival, grit, and misfortune in the great outdoors—an immersive audio experience from the host of the long-...
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Author: Frank Wynne and Sylvain Tesson | Narrator: David Pittu
Release Date: July 13, 2021
A journey in search of one of the most elusive creatures on the planetAdventurer Sylvain Tesson has led a restless life, riding across Central Asia on horseback, freeclimbing the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame, and traversing the Himalayas by foot. But ...
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Author: Daniel Barbarisi | Narrator: Daniel Barbarisi
Release Date: May 18, 2021
“Daniel Barbarisi plunges into an adventure from another era when he goes in search of buried treasure, guided only by a cryptic poem, a mischievous art collector, and the footsteps another pursuer who died on the quest… Every page draws...
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Author: Jon Krakauer | Narrator: Philip Franklin
Release Date: December 22, 2020
When Jon Krakauer reached the summit of Mt. Everest in the early afternoon of May 10, 1996, he hadn't slept in fifty-seven hours and was reeling from the brain-altering effects of oxygen depletion. As he turned to begin his long, dangerous descent fr...
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Author: Audrey Sutherland | Narrator: Mapuana Makia
Release Date: December 01, 2020
A Book for Connoisseurs of Wild Places of the EarthAn Epic Memoir of an Intrepid Solo Adventurer, a Woman Who Lived by the Philosophy "Go Simple, Go Solo, Go Now"Go Simple, Go Solo, Go NowIn 1958, while flying from one island to another, Audrey Suthe...
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Author: Audrey Sutherland | Narrator: Mapuana Makia
Release Date: December 01, 2020
An Epic Memoir of an Intrepid Solo Adventurer, a Woman Who Lived by the Philosophy "Go Simple, Go Solo, Go Now"In a memoir remarkable for its quiet confidence and acute natural observation, the author of Paddling Hawaii and Paddling My Own Canoe begi...
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