Coming into the Country , John McPhee


Published in: itune > United States,Books,Travel & Adventure > Fun Games | Published on 29/Jun/2020 11:26

2011-04-01T07:00:00Z
Coming into the Country is an unforgettable account of Alaska and Alaskans. It is a rich tapestry of vivid characters, observed landscapes, and descriptive narrative, in three principal segments that deal, respectively, with a total wilderness, with urban Alaska, and with life in the remoteness of the bush.

Readers of McPhee's earlier books will n...[Read More]



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2017-07-07T07:00:00Z
Behind us is a giant volcanic crater called Haleakal?. Along with Kilauea and Mauna Loa, they're the stuff that Hawai'i is made of. The word here is vulcanism, and in these islands, it's as much a threat to human life as are tsunamis and typhoons.

As a boy sitting in Mr. Coy Mabe's 8th grade earth science class, I was bored by...[Read More]



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Bayou Farewell , Mike Tidwell


Published in: itune > United States,Books,Travel & Adventure,Essays & Memoirs,Science & Nature,Nature > Free Games | Published on 03/Sep/2019 07:36

2003-03-04T08:00:00Z
The Cajun coast of Louisiana is home to a way of life as unique, complex, and beautiful as the terrain itself.  As award-winning travel writer Mike Tidwell journeys through the bayou, he introduces us to the food and the language, the shrimp fisherman, the Houma Indians, and the rich cultural history that makes it unlike any other place in the world. But seeing...[Read More]



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2019-07-05T07:00:00Z
Many people desire to see the Great American West. Well, that's a mighty big area! They had better reconsider their ambitions. A small corner is a better option. Perhaps the Alaskan Panhandle and Washington State are much more doable.

With high weekend airfares, it is better to depart the East Coast on a weekday, rather than the weekend when Alaskan crui...[Read More]



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New England in Autumn , (Robert)Owen Cobb


Published in: itune > United States,Books,Travel & Adventure,Science & Nature,Agriculture,Specialty Travel,Ecology,Lifestyle & Home,Gardening > Zombie Attack | Published on 29/Apr/2019 17:14

2018-10-15T07:00:00Z
We're taking a new lease on life. Instead of embarking on  grueling motor-coach journey across the length and width of Europe with a brutal Fuhrer giving orders regarding what we can and what we cannot see, or a stern cruise excursion director doing much the same, we decided to go it on our own, experiencing autumn in the Green Mountains of Vermon...[Read More]



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New England in Autumn , (Robert)Owen Cobb


Published in: itune > United States,Books,Travel & Adventure,Science & Nature,Agriculture,Specialty Travel,Ecology,Lifestyle & Home,Gardening > Zombie Games | Published on 08/Apr/2019 05:47

2018-10-15T07:00:00Z
We're taking a new lease on life. Instead of embarking on  grueling motor-coach journey across the length and width of Europe with a brutal Fuhrer giving orders regarding what we can and what we cannot see, or a stern cruise excursion director doing much the same, we decided to go it on our own, experiencing autumn in the Green Mountains of Vermon...[Read More]



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