Travel Literature

Walking Home

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Walking Home: A Poet's Journey Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780871407436
Availability: Backordered
Published: Liveright - March 24th, 2014

Armitage's droll account of hiking England's Pennine Way. Housed and fed in exchange for poetry readings, he reflects on nature, personal challenge and the generosity of strangers. A beautiful depiction of the region, from fells to fog-obscured heights. ~ Reviewed by Amy Palmer


Driving Home

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Driving Home: An American Journey Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781570618826
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Published: Sasquatch Books - July 30th, 2013

Like a cousin of Christopher Hitchens and Bill Bryson, Raban is a witty, erudite traveler who sees the things others tend to miss. This essential essay collection is a penetrating portrait of America. ~ Reviewed by Charles Bottomley


Meander

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Meander: East to West, Indirectly, Along a Turkish River Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781608194353
Availability: Special Order
Published: Bloomsbury USA - June 18th, 2013

The word meander comes from this slow, winding river in Turkey that Seal follows by foot and canoe. An illuminating book of travel, people and history. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


Meander

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Meander: East to West, Indirectly, Along a Turkish River Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781596916524
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Bloomsbury USA - June 12th, 2012

The word meander comes from this slow, winding river that Seal follows by foot and canoe. An illuminating book of travel, people and history. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


Hidden Gardens of Paris

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Hidden Gardens of Paris: A Guide to the Parks, Squares, and Woodlands of the City of Light Cover Image
By Susan Cahill, Marion Ranoux (Photographs by)
$22.99
ISBN: 9780312673338
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - April 10th, 2012

You’ll want to jump on the first plane to Paris and wander the many secret green spaces Cahill describes. A charming book with lovely photographs and recommended amenities near each entry. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


Turn Right at Machu Picchu

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Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780452297982
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Published: Dutton - April 24th, 2012

Love to visit Machu Picchu but short on time and money ? Want to hike in the Andes but not really in shape ? Read this book ! Splendid combination of biography, history, and travel journal. Not a single dull page. ~ Reviewed by Bill Lewis


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