Papua

Description

Papua is the official name of what is also known as Irian Jaya, the western half of the island of New Guinea.

Books

Bol.com
Netherlands
  • The Kapa Kapa
  • The Kapa Kapa - A tough walk in paradise. Kapa Kapa Trail - means nothing to most people, even experienced walkers. Google it and you will not be much wiser. Hence the allure for the hardy trekkers. In 1942 under General MacArthur's orders an ill equipped 2nd Battalion of the US 126th Infantry Division of the 32nd "Red Arrows" battled their way... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • The Kapa Kapa
  • The Kapa Kapa - A tough walk in paradise. Kapa Kapa Trail - means nothing to most people, even experienced walkers. Google it and you will not be much wiser. Hence the allure for the hardy trekkers. In 1942 under General MacArthur's orders an ill equipped 2nd Battalion of the US 126th Infantry Division of the 32nd "Red Arrows" battled their way... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Demon Fish
  • A group of traders huddles around a pile of dried shark fins on a gleaming white floor in Hong Kong. A Papua New Guinean elder shoves off in his hand-carved canoe, ready to summon a shark with ancient magic. A scientist finds a rare shark in Indonesia and forges a deal with villagers so it and other species can survive.In this eye-opening... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Demon Fish
  • A group of traders huddles around a pile of dried shark fins on a gleaming white floor in Hong Kong. A Papua New Guinean elder shoves off in his hand-carved canoe, ready to summon a shark with ancient magic. A scientist finds a rare shark in Indonesia and forges a deal with villagers so it and other species can survive.In this eye-opening... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Running Away to Sea
  • At a low point in his life, the prolific Canadian writer Douglas Fetherling sought to clear his head by taking the kind of trip that many of us dream about – going round the world on one of the last of the tramp freighters. The four-month voyage carried him (and a handful of other travellers) some thirty thousand nautical miles, from... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Running Away to Sea
  • At a low point in his life, the prolific Canadian writer Douglas Fetherling sought to clear his head by taking the kind of trip that many of us dream about – going round the world on one of the last of the tramp freighters. The four-month voyage carried him (and a handful of other travellers) some thirty thousand nautical miles, from... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • From Monks to Mountain Gorillas
  • Ed Kaufman's linked memoir and travel essays sweep the reader along to coveted destinations on five continents in a fast-paced blend of adventure, humor, and poignant insights. At times the author, his wife Karen, and their young son Adam face danger when a herd of thirsty elephants surrounds them in Zimbabwe, when Ed lands in... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • From Monks to Mountain Gorillas
  • Ed Kaufman's linked memoir and travel essays sweep the reader along to coveted destinations on five continents in a fast-paced blend of adventure, humor, and poignant insights. At times the author, his wife Karen, and their young son Adam face danger when a herd of thirsty elephants surrounds them in Zimbabwe, when Ed lands in... Read more
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Netherlands
  • By Any Means
  • Charley Boorman has arranged himself a new challenge: he must travel from his home town in England all the way to Sydney, Australia, and he must use any means available to reach his destination, including steam train, horse, boat, kayak, motorcycle, and tuk-tuk. Whether crossing the Black Sea, trekking through Tibet, riding an elephant in... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • By Any Means
  • Charley Boorman has arranged himself a new challenge: he must travel from his home town in England all the way to Sydney, Australia, and he must use any means available to reach his destination, including steam train, horse, boat, kayak, motorcycle, and tuk-tuk. Whether crossing the Black Sea, trekking through Tibet, riding an elephant in... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Running Away to Sea
  • At a turning point in his life, George Fetherling embarked on an adventure to sail round the world on one of the last of the tramp freighters. The four-month voyage carried him 30,000 nautical miles from Europe via the Panama Canal to the South Pacific and back by way of Singapore, Indonesia, the Indian Ocean, and Suez.Written with dash,... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Running Away to Sea
  • At a turning point in his life, George Fetherling embarked on an adventure to sail round the world on one of the last of the tramp freighters. The four-month voyage carried him 30,000 nautical miles from Europe via the Panama Canal to the South Pacific and back by way of Singapore, Indonesia, the Indian Ocean, and Suez.Written with dash,... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Inside the Crocodile
  • In the wilds of the most diverse nation on earth, while she copes with crocodiles under the blackboard and sorcery in the office, Trish Nicholson survives near-fatal malaria and mollifies irascible politicians and an ever-changing roster of bosses - realities of life for a development worker. With a background in anthropology and a successful... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Inside the Crocodile
  • In the wilds of the most diverse nation on earth, while she copes with crocodiles under the blackboard and sorcery in the office, Trish Nicholson survives near-fatal malaria and mollifies irascible politicians and an ever-changing roster of bosses - realities of life for a development worker. With a background in anthropology and a successful... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • The Great Global Bucket List
  • For over a decade, renowned travel journalist, bestselling author, and TV host Robin Esrock scoured the globe in search of one-of-a-kind, bucket listworthy experiences. During his remarkable journey to over 100 countries on seven continents, Esrock uncovered unique adventures, fascinating history, cultural spectacles, natural wonders, hilarious... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • The Great Global Bucket List
  • For over a decade, renowned travel journalist, bestselling author, and TV host Robin Esrock scoured the globe in search of one-of-a-kind, bucket listworthy experiences. During his remarkable journey to over 100 countries on seven continents, Esrock uncovered unique adventures, fascinating history, cultural spectacles, natural wonders, hilarious... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Privileged Witness
  • This collection of 27 travel essays written over the last decade is based on Julie Hills journeys to far-flung destinations of the world. Often welcomed by her hosts not as a customer or a trader but as a confessor and a friend, Julie Hill vindicates their trust and repays their kindness by bringing their stories to life in this book. She goes... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Privileged Witness
  • This collection of 27 travel essays written over the last decade is based on Julie Hills journeys to far-flung destinations of the world. Often welcomed by her hosts not as a customer or a trader but as a confessor and a friend, Julie Hill vindicates their trust and repays their kindness by bringing their stories to life in this book. She goes... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
2016
  • Lonely Planet Indonesia
  • #1 best-selling guide to Indonesia*Lonely Planet Indonesia is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Take in a traditional gamelan performance, laze on hidden beaches, or hike volcanic peaks; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Indonesia and... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2016
  • Reisgids Indonesia - Indonesië | Lonely Planet
  • De perfecte reisgids voor zowel de georganiseerde als de zelfstandige reiziger. Naast een algemene inleiding van het land / streek vol met praktische informatie over hoe je er het beste kunt reizen: slapen, eten, vervoer, excursies ... alles kun je er in vinden. Engelstalig. Lonely Planet Indonesia is the world’s best adventure; its beauty as... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
2016
  • Lonely Planet Indonesia
  • #1 best-selling guide to Indonesia*Lonely Planet Indonesia is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Take in a traditional gamelan performance, laze on hidden beaches, or hike volcanic peaks; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Indonesia and... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Places in the Heat
  • Swim with man-eating sharks in treacherous ocean passes, wander through lost civilizations on high desert plateaus, leap off high cliffs over awe-inspiring waterfalls, hike through forbidding jungles on sparsely civilized isles, choke on volcanic fumes inside smoking calderas, and tiptoe along mountain walls on half-inch-wide ledges. As Dennis... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Places in the Heat
  • Swim with man-eating sharks in treacherous ocean passes, wander through lost civilizations on high desert plateaus, leap off high cliffs over awe-inspiring waterfalls, hike through forbidding jungles on sparsely civilized isles, choke on volcanic fumes inside smoking calderas, and tiptoe along mountain walls on half-inch-wide ledges. As Dennis... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Right To The Edge
  • The adventures of Charley Boorman as he travels Australia, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, the Philippines, Taiwan, and Japan?by any meansUsing quad bikes, hovercrafts, wooden scooters, canoes, paragliders, and of course his favorite mode of transportation?motorcycle?Charley travels through some of the most exotic and exciting countries in the... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Right To The Edge
  • The adventures of Charley Boorman as he travels Australia, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, the Philippines, Taiwan, and Japan?by any meansUsing quad bikes, hovercrafts, wooden scooters, canoes, paragliders, and of course his favorite mode of transportation?motorcycle?Charley travels through some of the most exotic and exciting countries in the... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Common Sense and Whiskey
  • It's all here: Adventures in Africa, Azerbaijan and the Arctic. Headhunters and prayer flags, liars and thieves, evil spirits and atrocious food. From Tbilisi to Tibet to the Trans-Siberian Railroad, "Common Sense and Whiskey" is a crisp survey of what's it's like in the real world. Offbeat people and isolated places lie at this book's heart.... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Common Sense and Whiskey
  • It's all here: Adventures in Africa, Azerbaijan and the Arctic. Headhunters and prayer flags, liars and thieves, evil spirits and atrocious food. From Tbilisi to Tibet to the Trans-Siberian Railroad, "Common Sense and Whiskey" is a crisp survey of what's it's like in the real world. Offbeat people and isolated places lie at this book's heart.... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Looking for Adventure
  • A Childhood Dream. A Lost Land. The Journey of a Lifetime.How do you become an explorer? It's a question every child has asked. And, Steve Backshall was no different. But after a rainy-day visit to an exhibition of artefacts from Papua New Guinea, it was a question that began to obsess the seven-year old Backshall. Due to this childhood... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Looking for Adventure
  • A Childhood Dream. A Lost Land. The Journey of a Lifetime.How do you become an explorer? It's a question every child has asked. And, Steve Backshall was no different. But after a rainy-day visit to an exhibition of artefacts from Papua New Guinea, it was a question that began to obsess the seven-year old Backshall. Due to this childhood... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Where Masks Still Dance
  • New Guinea is home to more than one thousand aboriginal tribes - each with its own unique language, customs, and folklore that have changed very little in forty thousand years. In eight trips over the last ten years, photographer Chris Rainier has traveled to the island - to both Papua New Guinea and Irian Jaya - to document the lives and... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Where Masks Still Dance
  • New Guinea is home to more than one thousand aboriginal tribes - each with its own unique language, customs, and folklore that have changed very little in forty thousand years. In eight trips over the last ten years, photographer Chris Rainier has traveled to the island - to both Papua New Guinea and Irian Jaya - to document the lives and... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Kokoda Trail (3-sheet set)
  • A set of three maps from the 1:100,000 topographic survey of Papua New Guinea, covering the whole of the famous Kakoda Trail, a 96km route from Owers Corner in (50km east of Port Moresby to Kokoda. The trail is famous as the location of a World War II battle between Japanese and Australian forces in 1942.The three sheets, Port Moresby, Efogi... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Indonesia
  • Indonesia on a double-sided map at 1:4,000,000 from Periplus, with more detailed presentation of Bali and Bali’s southern tourist region, a large street plan of central Jakarta, plus a map of the capital with its outer suburbs.On one side are the islands Western Indonesia: Sumatra, Kalimantan, Java, Bali, Lombok and most of Sumbawa, plus the... Read more
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