Travel Writing

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RIGHT BEYOND THE HORIZON

Written by Many, Christopher
- Right Beyond the Horizon tells the gripping tale of Christopher's latest voyage between 2012 and 2016: a motorcycle adventure from Germany to Australia - This time, he's taken a right beyond the horizon...What if the journey of a lifetime becomes a lifelong journey? When people say "life's a journey," some take this aphorism more literally than others.
December 26, 2016 | Paperback | Delius Klasing Verlag Gmbh | 448 Pages |
$27.50
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TRAVELS WITH HENRY JAMES

Written by James, Henry
"To travel with James in these pages is to take an unhurried vacation with a thoroughly seasoned, supremely cultivated, acutely intelligent companion. Our guide is a curious, engaged observer not only of landscapes and streets and cathedrals but also of paintings and plays and the characteristics -- national, social, and individual -- of the people we encounter at his side.
October 25, 2016 | Hardcover | Bold Type Books | 304 Pages |
$19.99
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50 GREATEST TRAIN JOURNEYS OF THE WORLD

Written by Lambert, Anthony
Acclaimed travel writer Anthony Lambert presents his selection of train journeys with real character, sublime scenery, a sense of history, a well-appointed train, or even the opportunity to enjoy a meal with proper napery, silver and glass... Some journeys are well known, such as the Glacier or Orient Expresses, which combine glamour, outstanding cuisine and service and colorful history.
August 16, 2016 | Paperback | Icon Books | 288 Pages |
$14.95
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LONELY PLANET TRAVEL ANTHOLOGY: TRUE STORIES FROM THE WORLD'S BEST WRITERS

Written by Prose, Francine
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisherA collection of great travel writing by authors from around the globe, including original stories set in Scotland, Thailand, Malaysia, Moldova, Tanzania, Austria and beyond, edited by long-term Lonely Planet collaborator Don George.
November 15, 2016 | Paperback | Lonely Planet | 272 Pages |
$15.99
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BEST AMERICAN TRAVEL WRITING 2016

Written by Bryson, Bill
Why do I travel? Why does anyone of us travel? Bill Bryson poses these questions in his introduction to The Best American Travel Writing 2016, and though he admits, "I wasn't at all sure I knew the answer," they are questions worthy of examination.
October 4, 2016 | Paperback | Mariner Books | 320 Pages |
$14.95
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DEEP SOUTH: FOUR SEASONS ON BACK ROADS

Written by Theroux, Paul
"Theroux's eye for landscape remains as sharp as ever . . . It's Theroux's remarkable gift for getting strangers to reveal themselves that makes going along for this ride worthwhile." -- New York Times Book Review Paul Theroux has spent the past fifty years roaming the globe, describing his encounters with remote people and far-flung places in ten best-selling travel books.
October 18, 2016 | Paperback | Eamon Dolan/Mariner Books | 480 Pages |
$15.95
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MARCHES: A BORDERLAND JOURNEY BETWEEN ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND

Written by Stewart, Rory
From the best-selling author of The Places in Between, "a flat-out masterpiece" (New York Times Book Review), an exploration of the Marches--the borderland between England and Scotland--and the people, history, and conflicts that have shaped it In The Places in Between Rory Stewart walked through the most dangerous borderlandsin the world.
November 22, 2016 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 354 Pages |
$26.00
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TRAVELS IN ALASKA

Written by Muir, John
Considered one of the patron saints of twentieth-century environmental activity, John Muir's appeal to modern readers is that he not only explored the American West but also fought for its preservation.
August 2, 2016 | Hardcover | Gibbs Smith | 304 Pages |
$16.99
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TRAVELS WITH A DONKEY IN THE CEVENNES AND THE AMATEUR EMIGRANT

Written by Stevenson, Robert Louis
In 1878, Robert Louis Stevenson was suffering from poor health, struggling to survive on the income derived from his writings, and tormented by his infatuation with Fanny Osbourne, a married American woman. His response was to embark on a journey through the Cevennes with a donkey, Modestine, and a notebook, which he later transformed into Travels with a Donkey.
January 25, 2005 | Paperback | Penguin Group | 269 Pages |
$17.00
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SOUTH: THE ENDURANCE EXPEDITION

Written by Shackleton, Ernest
As war clouds darkened over Europe in 1914, a party led by Shackleton set out to make the first crossing of the entire Antarctic continent via the Pole. But their initial optimism was short-lived as ice floes closed around their ship, gradually crushing it and marooning 28 men on the polar ice.
January 27, 2004 | Paperback | Penguin Group | 416 Pages |
$15.00

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