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Travel Books, Guides - Literature, Essays & Travelogues

Mystical Places (Inspired Traveller's Guides) Cover Image
By Sarah Baxter, Amy Grimes (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781781319581
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Published: White Lion Publishing - September 15th, 2020

Discover 25 mystical destinations from around the globe in this enchanting guide full of magic, folklore and exquisitely beautiful places.

Travel writer Sarah Baxter expertly curates the world's most wonder-filled sites where magic is made manifest.


Never Leaving Laramie: Travels in a Restless World Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780870710315
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Published: Oregon State University Press - September 1st, 2020

John Haines spent the better part of two decades traveling the world: biking through Tibet, kayaking the length of the Niger River, taking the Trans-Siberian Express from Beijing to East Berlin. Various friends and compatriots—frequently from his hometown of Laramie, Wyoming—accompanied Haines on his trips. In 1999, everything changed.


The Passenger: Brazil Cover Image
By Aa VV
$22.00
ISBN: 9781787702417
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Published: Passenger - October 13th, 2020

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


Bad Tourist: Misadventures in Love and Travel Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781496222848
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Published: University of Nebraska Press - October 1st, 2020

Both a memoir in travel essays and an anti-guidebook, Bad Tourist takes us across four continents to fifteen countries, showing us what not to do when traveling.


The Best American Travel Writing 2020 (The Best American Series ®) Cover Image
By Jason Wilson (Editor), Robert Macfarlane (Editor)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358362036
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Published: Mariner Books - November 3rd, 2020

The year’s best travel writing, as chosen by series editor Jason Wilson and guest editor Robert Macfarlane.

Writing, reading, and dreaming about travel have surged, writes Robert MacFarlane in his introduction to the Best American Travel Writing 2020.


The Wandering Investor Cover Image
$23.05
ISBN: 9781098320317
Availability: Backordered
Published: BookBaby - October 1st, 2020

This book takes the reader on a unique journey around the world in a discussion about various economies, my personal adventures along the way, business outlooks and observations for each country, lists of recommended activities in each country with a focus on outdoor adventure experiences, and lessons learned in terms of both travel and business.


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.


For the Love of Europe: My Favorite Places, People, and Stories Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9781641711319
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Published: Rick Steves - July 7th, 2020

After 40+ years of writing about Europe, Rick Steves has gathered 100 of his favorite memories together into one inspiring collection: For the Love of Europe: My Favorite Places, People, and Stories.


Two Trees Make a Forest: In Search of My Family's Past Among Taiwan's Mountains and Coasts Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781646220007
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Published: Catapult - August 4th, 2020

This "stunning journey through a country that is home to exhilarating natural wonders, and a scarring colonial past . . . makes breathtakingly clear the connection between nature and humanity, and offers a singular portrait of the complexities inherent to our ideas of identity, family, and love" (Refinery29).


Union: A Democrat, a Republican, and a Search for Common Ground Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316423793
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - July 21st, 2020

Two friends -- a Democrat and a Republican -- travel across America "on a deeply personal journey through the heart of a divided nation...to find growth, hope and fundamental strength in their own lives" (Bob Woodward) and the country they love, in good times and bad.


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.


Between Inca Walls: A Peace Corps Memoir Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781631527173
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Published: She Writes Press - August 11th, 2020

At twenty-one, Evelyn is na ve about life and love. Raised in a small Montana town, she moves at age sixteen with her devout Catholic family to California. There, she is drawn to Latino culture when she works among the migrant workers.


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