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The Valleys of the Assassins: And Other Persian Travels

The Valleys of the Assassins: And Other Persian Travels

#91- (1934) by British amateur archaeologist Freya Stark who explores Persia.



Life on the Mississippi

Life on the Mississippi

#92 - Steamboating on the Mississippi with young Mark Twain.



The Odyssey

The Odyssey

#93 - The best seafaring. tale ever- by Homer.



The Great Roman-Jewish War

The Great Roman-Jewish War

#94 - (about 79 AD) A former Jewish military leader, one of the only survivors of Gamla, and a recount of the first Jewish revolt by someone that was there.



I Married Adventure: The Lives of Martin and Osa Johnson

I Married Adventure: The Lives of Martin and Osa Johnson

#95 - (1940) By Osa Johnson, who marries an adventure photographer and became an adventurer herself.



The Histories of Herodotus

The Histories of Herodotus

#96 - (??) Written by the great commentator Herodotus who marvaled about the wonderful creatures discovered in Africa, with an interplay of ancient history.



The Crystal Horizon: Everest-The First Solo Ascent

The Crystal Horizon: Everest-The First Solo Ascent

#97 - (1982) By Reinhold Messner, the world's most controversial climber and most famous, recounting his skills to peak Everest with out bottled oxygen.



The Landmark Thucydides; A Comprehensive Guide to the Peloponnesian War

#98 - (The war was from 421-404 BC.) By Thucydides, the great historian, who retells one of the most riveting tales of the fight among the ancient Greek city states and Troy.



Grizzly Years: In Search of the American Wilderness

Grizzly Years: In Search of the American Wilderness

#99 - (1990) By Doug Peacock, a Green Beret medic who walks through bear country.



The Gallic War

The Gallic War

#100 - (59-45 B.C) Written by the great general Julius Caesar about his travels and assault of Gaul, or present day France.




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