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Alone On The Ice

"Alone on Ice" is known as the greatest survival story in the history of exploration, the gripping account is told by award-winning writer and adventurer David Roberts. In 1913, Douglas Mawson, leader of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, alone and near starvation, does a ninety-five-mile trek across Antarctic ice after the death of his companions and the loss of most of his provisions. Mawson defied the odds and cheated death, he battled hunger, insanity, and deadly crevasses, returning to basecamp almost a month later as a barely living skeleton. via

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KURAMATHI ISLAND RESORT | MALDIVES | Image

KURAMATHI ISLAND RESORT | MALDIVES

The spectacular Kuramathi Island Resort is ideally located on Kuramathi Island in the Maldives. Kuramathi Resort offers 290 villas, all perfectly integrated into the vegetation of the island or in the turquoise waters. The luxury resort offers a spa, great recreation activities, and unlimited dining experiences from a variety of fine restaurants. Check out their website for more details. Have a look at these other stunning Maldives retreats...
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THUG KITCHEN PARTY GRUB

The follow-up to the popular Thug Kitchen (New York Times #1 best selling title last year) is a book with a penchant for four-letter words, full of kick-ass recipes and with a side of attitude. Thug Kitchen Party Grub is as you would expect, an enjoyable read,  packed with all the attitude and hilarity of the first offering, but this time with a focus on healthy recipes. With over 100 recipes for every occasion, Party Grub combines exciting, healthy food with e...
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MODERN RECORD CONSOLE | BY SYMBOL AUDIO

Symbol Audio is a New York company that designs and handcrafts modern audio HIFI consoles and vinyl LP storage cabinets, we have featured their Audio Desk before. The beautiful Modern Record Console pays homage to "all in one” console hifi’s of the 1950’s. The one of a kind music console is individually crafted from solid American Walnut and integrates traditional "old school” electronics with modern wireless capabilities. It gives you the best of both worlds, enabl...
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