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A Time of Light and Shadow: To Asia, Africa, and the Long Way Home By Ella Harvey Cover Image
ISBN: 9781771605694
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Published: Rocky Mountain Books Incorporated - October 25th, 2022

An inspiring travel adventure memoir that explores a young woman's quest to live life on the front lines, chasing adventure, and confronting the harsh realities of crisis work in Asia and Africa.

A Quiet Evening: The Travels of Norman Lewis By Norman Lewis, John Hatt (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Norman Lewis, John Hatt (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781780601557
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Published: Eland Publishing - December 20th, 2022

Here, like a treasure chest, are Norman Lewis's most powerful pieces of writing, chosen by John Hatt. The polished gems of a whole life of writing on the road, reflecting a world now totally lost to us.

The Olive Farm: A Memoir of Life, Love and Olive Oil in the South of France By Carol Drinkwater Cover Image
ISBN: 9781399601825
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Published: Weidenfeld & Nicolson - November 22nd, 2022


The first in Carol Drinkwater's bestselling series set on a Provencal olive farm.

'She writes so well you can almost smell the sun-baked countryside' BELLA

'Spellbinding' CHOICE

'Vibrant, intoxicating and heart-warming' SUNDAY EXPRESS

Pictures from Italy By Charles Dickens Cover Image
ISBN: 9781847498854
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Published: Alma Classics - October 11th, 2022

In the summer of 1844, taking a break from novel-writing, the thirty-two-year-old Charles Dickens embarked on a journey to Italy with his wife, his five children and his young sister-in-law. Struck by the scenery and the rapid diorama of monuments and novelties around him, the celebrated author of Oliver Twist and A Christmas Carol captured his experiences and impressions in vivid detail.

The Immeasurable Wilds: Travellers to the Far North of Scotland, 1600-1900 By Alastair Mitchell Cover Image
ISBN: 9781849954921
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Published: Whittles - September 1st, 2022

Towards the end of the 18th century the attention of mapmakers, explorers and travellers turned to the north of Scotland.

The Writer's Journey: In the Footsteps of the Literary Greats (Journeys of Note #1) By Travis Elborough Cover Image
ISBN: 9780711268722
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Published: White Lion Publishing - November 15th, 2022

Follow in the footsteps of some of the world’s most famous authors on the journeys which inspired their greatest works in this beautiful illustrated atlas.
Some truly remarkable works of literature have been inspired by writers spending time away from their typical surroundings.

Galapagos Crusoes: A Year Alone with the Birds By Bryan Nelson, June Nelson Cover Image
ISBN: 9781784778859
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Published: Bradt Travel Guides - August 1st, 2022

Harry's Bar: The Life and Times of the Legendary Venice Landmark By Arrigo Cipriani Cover Image
ISBN: 9781956763065
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Published: Arcade - November 15th, 2022

Now in paperback, the inside story of one of the world's most renowned watering holes, legendary since the days of Hemingway.

Harry's Bar in Venice has remained one of the world's most storied watering holes, as entrenched a fixture of the Venetian landscape as the Doge's Palace, the Basilica, and the Piazza San Marco.