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Travel Books, Guides - Literature, Essays & Travelogues - Bestsellers - Page 5

Nature's Silent Message Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781732352223
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Published: Wild Soul Press - March 20th, 2020

The Earth is trying to teach us to live better. To lead richer, happier lives.

Will we continue down the limited path of the mechanical mind?


Figures in a Landscape: People and Places Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781328592781
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Published: Mariner Books - May 14th, 2019

"A portrait of an optimist with curiosity and affection for humanity in all its forms."The New York Times Book Review
 
"Theroux is at the top of his game with his third collection of essays, a magisterial grouping of intimate remembrances, globe-trotting adventures, and incisive literary critiques."Publisher


The Passenger: Greece Cover Image
By AA VV
$22.00
ISBN: 9781787702189
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Published: Passenger - August 11th, 2020

A new series from Europa Editions, The Passenger collects the best new writing, photography, art and reportage from around the world.


The Passenger: Japan Cover Image
By AA VV
$22.00
ISBN: 9781787702196
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Published: Passenger - August 11th, 2020

A new series from Europa Editions, The Passenger collects the best new writing, photography, art and reportage from around the world.


Tip of the Iceberg: My 3,000-Mile Journey Around Wild Alaska, the Last Great American Frontier Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101985120
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Published: Dutton - May 28th, 2019

**The National Bestseller**

From the acclaimed, bestselling author of Turn Right at Machu Picchu, a fascinating, wild, and wonder-filled journey into Alaska, America's last frontier


Wanderers: A History of Women Walking Cover Image
By Kerri Andrews, Kathleen Jamie (Foreword by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781789143423
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Published: Reaktion Books - January 17th, 2020

Offering a beguiling view of the history of walking, Wanderers guides us through the different ways of seeing—of being—articulated by ten pathfinding women writers.

“A wild portrayal of the passion and spirit of female walkers and the deep sense of ‘knowing’ that they found along the path.”—Raynor Winn, author of The Salt Path


A History of the World in 500 Walks Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781626865549
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Published: Thunder Bay Press - June 1st, 2016

This book covers a lot of ground!

From geologic upheavals and mad kings to trade routes and saints' ways, this book relates the tales behind the top 500 walks that have shaped our society. It's easy to imagine traveling back in time as you read about convicts and conquistadores, silk traders and Buddhists who have hiked along routes for purposes as varied as the terrain they covered.


Wild Horses of the Summer Sun: A Memoir of Iceland Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781643135083
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Published: Pegasus Books - May 11th, 2021

A wondrous story of adventure and friendship featuring a group of women who ride Icelandic horses.

"Blame it or praise it, there is no denying the wild horse in us."—Virgina Woolf

Each June, Tory Bilski meets up with fellow women travelers in Reykjavik where they head to northern Iceland, near the Greenland Sea.


Watermark (FSG Classics) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780374539047
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - May 12th, 2020

In this brief, intense, gemlike book, equal parts extended autobiographical essay and prose poem, Joseph Brodsky turns his eye to the seductive and enigmatic city of Venice.


Neither Here Nor There:: Travels in Europe Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780380713806
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - May 15th, 2001

In the early seventies, Bill Bryson backpacked across Europe—in search of enlightenment, beer, and women. He was accompanied by an unforgettable sidekick named Stephen Katz (who will be gloriously familiar to readers of Bryson's A Walk in the Woods). Twenty years later, he decided to retrace his journey.


Notes from a Small Island Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780380727506
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - May 15th, 2001

Featuring an all-new cover, New York Times bestseller Bill Bryson's irrevent and hilarious journey through the beloved island nation he called home for two decades. From Downing Street to Loch Ness, this is a delightful look at the United Kingdom.


The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780767919364
Availability: Backordered
Published: Crown - October 17th, 2006

From one of the most beloved and bestselling authors in the English language, a vivid, nostalgic, and utterly hilarious memoir of growing up in the 1950s