They may not be the size of their tropical relatives but they have no reason to envy the latter in form, colour and...guile. This 240-page book presents the wonderful world of the orchid species of Crete and the Dodecanese in its entirety, i.e. 70 species and 23 sub-species, while a further 5 specie..
Rethymon, located in the middle of Crete approximately, set between two seas, in the shadow of sacred Mount Ida with its endless natural beauty, its landscapes full of contrasts and its astounding countryside has been shaped its history with uninterrupted traces of 3500 years of civilization being l..
The huge limestone massif of the White Mountains towers over western Crete and is characterized by its bare peaks, plateaus and gorges. The latter, of which there are more than ten, cut through the mountain chain from north to south; the most important is the Samaria Gorge which, like a gigantic wou..
The huge limestone massif of the White Mountains dominates the west of Crete. It is characterized by its bare peaks, its plateaus and gorges. More than ten gorges cut through the mountain from north to south. The best known of them, the Samaria, which cuts through the mountain like a giant ax, is co..
Serenity follows the journey of a group of Greek refugees who were displaced from their homeland in Asia Minor and settled in the summer of 1923 in a desolate corner of the coast, near Athens. Told in the author’s characteristic sparse, lyrical style and inspired by his own experience of migration, ..
Για διάφορους λόγους το σκι, όπως και οι άλλες δραστηριότητες που συνδέονται με τον κόσμο των σπορ, δεν έχει απασχολήσει σοβαρά τους ιστορικούς διεθνώς και πολύ περισσότερο στη χώρα μας. Γι' αυτό δεν είναι περίεργο ότι το σκι παραμένει άγνωστο όσον αφορά την ιστορία του και την τεχνική εξέλιξη. Εξ ά..
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The book writes down and presents for the first time so systematically,the 924 remaining dovecotes of Tinos, a trademark of the island. It reports their exact location, assesses their current condition and provides you all the necessary information to search for these magn..
It is a four-color edition in the form of a complete field guide that through more than 500 scientific illustrations of fish, presentation texts, identification keys, texts with oceanographic and ichthyological data and explanatory tables contributes to the clarification of the relatively unknown fi..
A man is seized from his afternoon drink at the Café Sport by two agents of the Regime—though what exactly he is suspected of we do not know, and neither, apparently, does he.
What follows is a journey by car toward Special Branch Headquarters, and the interrogation that undoubtedly awaits him th..
Eager to flee the parochialism of her French upbringing, and a painful family past, the young and beautiful Marina falls in love with a seductive Greek sea-captain she meets at the port of Rouen. She follows him to the Aegean island of Syros to begin a new life as a married woman in the home of her ..
It has been called the ‘age of revolution’. The white heat of it came in the decades either side of the year 1800. But it lasted a full century: from the American Declaration of Independence in 1776 to the great national ‘unifications’ of Germany and Italy during the 1860s. Right in the middle of th..
Εmbark on a thrilling exploration of the world’s most exciting, magnificent, and diverse walking trails and hiking destinations. Besides the better-known paths, The Hidden Tracks will also highlight some of the more out-of-the-way gems—be it an expedition on the other side of the world or a day’s hi..