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Travel Books, Guides - Literature, Essays & Travelogues - Bestsellers - Page 10

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The Secret Knowledge of Water: There Are Two Easy Ways to Die in the Desert: Thirst and Drowning Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316610698
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Published: Back Bay Books - May 1st, 2001

Naturalist Craig Childs's "utterly memorable and fantastic" study of the desert's dangerous beauty is based on years of adventures in the deserts of the American West (Washington Post). 

Like the highest mountain peaks, deserts are environments that can be inhospitable even to the most seasoned explorers.


Very Charleston: A Celebration of History, Culture, and Lowcountry Charm Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781565123397
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Published: Algonquin Books - March 14th, 2003

Cobblestone streets leading to perfectly preserved historic homes. Intricate wrought-iron gates opening to lush, fragrant gardens. A skyline of steeples and a river harbor bustling with schooners and sailboats. Charleston is one of America's most charming cities.


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Under the Tuscan Sun: 20th-Anniversary Edition Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780767900386
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Published: Crown - September 2nd, 1997

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The beloved memoir of self-discovery set against the spectacular Tuscan countryside that inspired the major motion picture starring Diane Lane—now in a twentieth-anniversary edition featuring a new afterword
 


Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War (Vintage Departures) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780679758334
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Published: Vintage - February 22nd, 1999

National Bestseller 

For all who remain intrigued by the legacy of the Civil War -- reenactors, battlefield visitors, Confederate descendants and other Southerners, history fans, students of current racial conflicts, and more -- this ten-state adventure is part travelogue, part social commentary and always good-humored. 
 


The Socrates Express: In Search of Life Lessons from Dead Philosophers Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501129018
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - August 25th, 2020

The New York Times bestselling author of The Geography of Bliss embarks on a rollicking intellectual journey, following in the footsteps of history’s greatest thinkers and showing us how each—from Epicurus to Gandhi, Thoreau to Beauvoir—offers practical and spiritual lessons for today’s unsettled times.


An Australian Birding Year Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781912081387
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Published: John Beaufoy Publishing - July 15th, 2021

A highly personal account of a phenomenal, once-in-a-lifetime adventure that saw Bruce and his wife, Lynn, embark on a year of travel and birding across the entire continent in a camper van. Their aim was to see Australia, but also to keep a list of the birds that they saw together.


Three Weeks with My Brother Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781538705452
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 1st, 2021

In this New York Times bestseller, follow the author of The Notebook as he travels the world with his brother learning about faith, loss, connection, and hope.

As moving as his bestselling works of fiction, Nicholas Sparks's unique memoir, written with his brother, chronicles the life-affirming journey of two brothers bound by memories, both humorous and tragic.


Gyoza: The Ultimate Dumpling Cookbook: 50 Recipes from Tokyo's Gyoza King - Pot Stickers, Dumplings, Spring Rolls and More! Cover Image
By Paradise Yamamoto, Kengo Ishiguro (Afterword by), Debra Samuels (Foreword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9784805314906
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Published: Tuttle Publishing - December 4th, 2018

Whether eaten in an exclusive restaurant or at a humble street stall, gyoza dumplings are the ultimate Asian comfort food.

Dumplings are surprisingly easy to make once you learn a few basic techniques. Step-by-step instructions, photos, and helpful tips show you how to wrap dumplings like the Gyoza King, Paradise Yamamoto, himself--even if it's your first try.


The Land Where Lemons Grow: The Story of Italy and Its Citrus Fruit Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781581572902
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Published: Countryman Press - February 2nd, 2015

A unique culinary adventure through Italian history


The Maine Woods (Classic, Nature, Penguin) Cover Image
By Henry David Thoreau, Edward Hoagland (Introduction by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780140170139
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Published: Penguin Classics - September 1st, 1988

"What a wilderness walk for a man to take alone!...Here was traveling of the old heroic kind over the unaltered face of nature." -Henry David Thoreau


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

Shortlisted for the Portico Prize for Nonfiction

Nineteen days, 256 miles, and one renowned poet walking the backbone of England.


Bicycle Diaries Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143117964
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Published: Penguin Books - September 28th, 2010

"...an engaging book: part diary, part manifesto." The Guardian 

A round-the-world bicycle tour with one of the most original artists of our day.