Frank G. Carpenter

Carpenter's geographical reader: Australia and the Islands


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The purpose of this book is to give the children who read it a living knowledge of Australia and the chief islands of the world, and especia…

Carpenter's Geographical Reader: Asia


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Through travelogues, lifestyle descriptions and cultural notes the reader will visit China, Japan, India, Korea, parts of the Holy Land and …

The Holy Land and Syria


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Join a journey through the Holy Land and Syria as it existed in the early 20th century. Visiting and learning of Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Pales…

Carpenter's geographical reader: Europe


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The book tries to give its young readers a living knowledge of Europe. The author conducts tours through various parts of Europe giving a gl…

Carpenter's geographical reader: North America


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The purpose of this book is to give to its readers a living knowledge of some of the wonders of the country and continent in which they live…

Carpenter's geographical reader: South America


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In this book the children are taken by the author upon a personally conducted tour through the most characteristic parts of the South Americ…

Carpenter's Geographical Reader: Africa


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Fascinating book for all ages telling of travels through Africa over 100 years ago. Covering the continent by steamer and train and other mo…

Carpenter's World Travels - Alaska Our Northern Wonderland


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Early twentieth century travel book about Alaska with stories of major cities, Indian tribes, customs and geography of what would become ou…

Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 065


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Twenty short nonfiction works chosen by the readers. A review of William Carlos Williams' "Kora in Hell" by Robert McAlmon is one …

Around the World with the Children


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An introduction to world geography for young and old alike. Topics such as China, Japan, the American Indian, Europe and the oceans on a beg…

Travel Collection: Short Non-fiction


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A collection of short, non-fiction travel memoirs or guides written in, or translated into, English. Material covered might be a museum, a v…