A Year in a Yawl

A year in a yawl PDF e-book

A Year in a Yawl: A true tale of the adventures of four boys in a thirty-foot yawl. From the log of Capt. Ransom. A Year in a Yawl is the true tale of four adventurous boys who spend a year sailing a thirty foot … Read more and download PDF

The Bombard Story

The Bombard Story 1953

The Bombard Story is the account of Alain Bombard’s amazing journey in 1952 across the Atlantic on a small 14-foot inflatable boat. Alain Bombard left without food or fresh water and sailed 4.400 kilometers. He lost 25 kg. but proved his point: Man can actually … Read more and download PDF

Journey To Iceland

Ida Laura Pfeiffer journey to Iceland

Journey to Iceland with the subtitle – And Travels in Sweden and Norway was published in English in 1852. The Author is the amazing female explorer Ida Laura Pfeiffer, born in Austria. She was maybe the first female explorer and she was quite famous for … Read more and download PDF

A Conquest of Tibet

A Conquest of Tibet by Svend Hedin

A Conquest of Tibet by Svend Hedin is the amazing tale of a journey to the inner Tibet. The book was published in 1935 and was instantly a success. Hedin had the decades before published books from his fascinating and perilous adventures in remote and … Read more and download PDF

The First Crossing of Greenland

Men have tried to cross Greenland since the Middle Ages. But the Norwegian Fridtjof Nansen finally succeeded in 1888 by traversing the island on cross-country skis. This book is one of the best stories about polar exploration, and it is beautifully illustrated with maps, drawings, and … Read more and download PDF

Arctic Survival and Jungle Survival

How to survive in the Arctic PDF

Sometimes, reading about adventures won’t do the trick. We need to get out there. These two books will give you a basic understanding of survival on both the practical and psychological level. Arctic Survival and Jungle Survival is a compilation of two books. The first, … Read more and download PDF

The Travels of Marco Polo the Venetian

Marco Polo is probably one of the best-known explorers of all time. He was born in the year 1254 in Venice and joined his father’s trade business. In the company with his father Niccolò and uncle, Maffeo, Marco initiated a great journey along the Silk Road in … Read more and download PDF