Biography & Autobiography - Adventurers & Explorers 27 Results
Sort By: Show format: CD Download Large Print
Show per page <- Page of 3 ->
cover_9780147520685
Author: Frederick Forsyth | Narrator: Robert Powell
Release Date: October 06, 2015
From Frederick Forsyth, the grand master of international suspense, comes his most intriguing story ever—his own.  For more than forty years, Frederick Forsyth has been writing extraordinary real-world novels of intrigue, from the gro...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $76
ISBN: 9780147520685
Add To List
cover_9780147520685
cover_9781101887790
Author: Leigh Ann Henion | Narrator: Nicol Zanzarella
Release Date: March 24, 2015
One woman reclaims her sense of wonder by seeking out the globe’s most incredible natural phenomenaHeartfelt and awe inspiring, Leigh Ann Henion’s Phenomenal is a moving tale of physical grandeur and emotional transformation, a journey ar...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $76
ISBN: 9781101887790
Add To List
cover_9781101887790
cover_9780385362641
Author: Monte Reel | Narrator: Bob Walter
Release Date: March 12, 2013
The unbelievably riveting adventure of an unlikely young explorer who emerged from the jungles of Africa with evidence of a mysterious, still mythical beast—the gorilla—only to stumble straight into the center of the biggest debate of ...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $85.50
ISBN: 9780385362641
Add To List
cover_9780385362641
cover_9780307944115
Author: Wade Davis | Narrator: Enn Reitel
Release Date: October 18, 2011
On June 6, 1924, two men set out from a camp perched at 23,000 feet on an ice ledge just below the lip of Mount Everest’s North Col. George Mallory, thirty-seven, was Britain’s finest climber. Sandy Irvine was a young Oxford scholar ...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9780307944115
Add To List
cover_9780307944115
cover_9780307941398
Author: David Roberts | Narrator: Arthur Morey
Release Date: July 19, 2011
The definitive biography of Everett Ruess, the artist, writer, and eloquent celebrator of the wilderness whose bold solo explorations of the American West and mysterious disappearance in the Utah desert at age 20 have earned him a large and devoted c...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9780307941398
Add To List
cover_9780307941398
cover_9780307914637
Author: Howard Blum | Narrator: John H. Mayer
Release Date: April 26, 2011
New York Times bestselling author Howard Blum expertly weaves together three narratives to tell the true story of the 1897 Klondike Gold Rush.It is the last decade of the 19th century. The Wild West has been tamed and its fierce, independent and oft...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9780307914637
Add To List
cover_9780307914637
cover_9780307736819
Author: James M. Tabor | Narrator: Don Leslie
Release Date: June 15, 2010
The deepest cave on earth was a prize that had remained unclaimed for centuries, long after every other ultimate discovery had been made: both poles by 1912, Everest in 1958, the Challenger Deep in 1961. In 1969 we even walked on the moon. And yet as...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $76
ISBN: 9780307736819
Add To List
cover_9780307736819
cover_9781415949375
Author: Michael Kodas | Narrator: Mark Deakins
Release Date: February 19, 2008
In 2004, journalist Michael Kodas joined mountain climbers from New England on an expedition to Mount Everest. He anticipated an exhilarating and arduous adventure among a group of like-minded idealists that he could report to his readers back in Con...
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9781415949375
Add To List
cover_9781415949375
cover_9781415942710
Author: Laurence Bergreen | Narrator: Paul Boehmer
Release Date: October 23, 2007
As the most celebrated European to explore Asia, Marco Polo was the original global traveler and the earliest bridge between East and West. A universal icon of adventure and discovery, he has inspired six centuries of popular fascination and spurious...
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9781415942710
Add To List
cover_9781415942710
cover_9781415950043
Author: Elizabeth Gilbert | Narrator: Elizabeth Gilbert
Release Date: October 23, 2007
A celebrated writer's irresistible, candid, and eloquent account of her pursuit of worldly pleasure, spiritual devotion, and what she really wanted out of life . . .Around the time Elizabeth Gilbert turned thirty, she went through an early-onslaught ...
List Price: $95
ISBN: 9781415950043
Add To List
cover_9781415950043
cover_9780739358047
Author: Jon Krakauer | Narrator: Philip Franklin
Release Date: August 21, 2007
In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Christopher Johnson McCandless. He had given $25,000 in savings to charity, abandoned his car and most ...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $19.99
ISBN: 9780739358047
Add To List
cover_9780739358047
cover_9780739349328
Author: David Roberts and Ed Viesturs | Narrator: Stephen Hoye
Release Date: November 07, 2006
This gripping and triumphant memoir follows a living legend of extreme mountaineering as he makes his assault on history, one 8,000-meter summit at a time.For eighteen years Ed Viesturs pursued climbing’s holy grail: to stand atop the worldR...
List Price: $77
ISBN: 9780739349328
Add To List
cover_9780739349328