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Travel Books, Guides - Literature, Essays & Travelogues - Page 3

A Thing of Beauty: Travels in Mythical and Modern Greece Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780861540617
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Published: Oneworld Publications - November 30th, 2021

‘Essential reading’ Helen Morales

‘Fiennes is a brilliant and generous guide through Greece’ Observer

What do the Greek myths mean to us today?

It’s now a golden age for these tales – they crop up in novels, films and popular culture. But what’s the modern relevance of Theseus, Hera and Pandora?


The National Road: Dispatches from a Changing America Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781640094932
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Published: Counterpoint - November 30th, 2021

This collection of "eloquent essays that examine the relationship between the American landscape and the national character" serves to remind us that despite our differences we all belong to the same land (Publishers Weekly).


Epic Train Journeys Cover Image
By Gestalten (Editor), Monisha Rajesh (Editor)
$60.00
ISBN: 9783967040203
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Published: Gestalten - November 16th, 2021

The Downhill Hiking Club: A short walk across the Lebanon Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781472128430
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Published: Robinson - October 19th, 2021

Three men. 470 kilometres. Twenty-one days.

Welcome to the Downhill Hiking Club . . .


Mountain Roads: Aerial Photography. Traumstraßen Der Welt / Dreamroads of the World Cover Image
$300.00
ISBN: 9783667119704
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Published: Delius Klasing Verlag Gmbh - November 23rd, 2021

- Highlights from 10 years of mountain photography: Stefan Bogner's most beautiful aerial photos of Alpine routes, mountain passes, and scenic roads worldwide- Unique, limited coffee-table book in a slipcase, including four prints autographed by the photographer of the bestselling Escapes and the popular Curves magazines- Over 200 fascinating aerial shots by the multi-award winning designerDriving


Travel Writing in an Age of Global Quarantine (Anthem Studies in Travel) Cover Image
By Gary Fisher (Editor), David Robinson (Editor), M. Randal Owain (Foreword by)
$125.00
ISBN: 9781785278044
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Published: Anthem Press - September 7th, 2021

Travel Writing in an Age of Global Quarantine is an anthology of travel accounts, by a diverse range of writers and academics. Challenging conventional academic 'authority', each contributor writes, from memory during the Covid-19 lockdown, about a place they have previously visited, 'accompanied' by an historical traveller who published an account of the same place.


The Dark Tourist: Sightseeing in the world's most unlikely holiday destinations Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781472146069
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Published: Robinson - January 4th, 2022

Ever since he can remember, Dom Joly has been fascinated by travel to odd places. In part this stems from a childhood spent in war-torn Lebanon, where instead of swapping marbles in the schoolyard, he had a shrapnel collection -- the schoolboy currency of Beirut.


A Scotsman Returns: Travels with Thomas Telford in the Highlands and Islands Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781849954860
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Published: Whittles - February 7th, 2022

Transform Through Travel: Connecting Across Cultures Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781784529475
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Published: Panoma Press - August 18th, 2021

This captivating and compelling combination of anecdotes and inspiration will leave you yearning to explore the world.


Through this book, Maisel colorfully depicts how travel can be used as a vehicle for transformation and growth. Through personal examples, he shows how travel has changed his life. And how it can do the same for you.



Three Stripes South: The 1,000km Trek That Inspired the Love Her Wild Women's Adventure Movement Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781784778385
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Published: Bradt Travel Guides - October 1st, 2021

In 2016, desperate for a drastic change, Bex Band decided to walk the length of Israel with her husband: a 1000km trek including a dangerous crossing through the vast Negev desert. She'd never done anything like it before and the experience changed her life, building back her confidence and self-esteem.


Around the World in Seventy-Two Days Cover Image
By Nellie Bly, Mint Editions (Contribution by)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781513208114
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Published: Mint Editions - August 10th, 2021

The Highlands Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781780277219
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Published: Birlinn - October 5th, 2021

Paul Murton journeys the length and breadth of the spectacularly beautiful Scottish Highlands. In addition to bringing a fresh eye to popular destinations such as Glencoe, Ben Nevis, Loch Ness and the Cairngorms, he also visits some remote and little-known locations hidden off the beaten track.