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Her epic adventure : 25 daring women who inspire a life less ordinary —De Laurentiis Johnston, Julia, 1982- author.

"Women have long been badass adventurers, loop the looping as trick pilots or braving the grueling climb to the top of Mount Everest. But their stories have not always got the recognition they deserve. Here are the stori...

Talking with adventures : conversations with Christina Allen, Robert Ballard, Michael Blakey, Ann Bowles, David Doubilet, Jane Goodall, Dereck & Beverly Joubert, Michael Novacek, Johan Reinhard, Rick West and Juris Zarins

Twelve men and women who work in the field of science discuss and explain their occupations, including what they might do in a normal working day and the scariest thing that ever happened to them.

Tim & Tigon —Cope, Tim, 1978- author.

Adventurer Tim Cope had a childhood dream: to travel the 10,000 kilometres from Mongolia to Hungary on horseback - a journey undertaken centuries ago by the legendary leader of the Mongols, Genghis Khan. On this journey,...

True survival stories —Masters, Anthony, 1940-2003.

Presents true stories of survival, including those of Anne Frank, Nelson Mandela, and the people involved in the Iranian embassy siege.

Lives of the explorers : discoveries, disasters (and what the neighbors thought) —Krull, Kathleen.

"You might know that Columbus discovered America, Lewis and Clark headed west with Sacajawea, and Sally Ride blasted into space. But what do you really know about these bold explorers? What were they like as kids? What p...

Top 20 daredevils : countdown to danger —Berger, Melvin, author.

"Have you ever tried to skydive from thousands of feet in the air, or free climb a twenty-story building with nothing but your bare hands? Well, these daredevils have! Read all the elaborate (and gory!) details of the mo...

The encyclopedia of explorers and adventurers —Ciovacco, Justine.

Briefly describes the life and accomplishments of men and women who have made significant contributions as explorers or adventurers throughout the world and throughout history.