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The Royal Road to Romance (Travelers' Tales Classics)

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"The Royal Road to Romance" chronicles the author's choice of adventure over career after graduating from college in the early 1900s, and includes his recollections of a breakthrough ascent of the Matterhorn to being jailed on Gibraltar for taking forbidden photos.

Synopsis:

When Richard Halliburton graduated from college, he chose adventure over a career, traveling the world with almost no money. The Royal Road to Romance chronicles what happened as a result, from a breakthrough Matterhorn ascent to being jailed for taking forbidden pictures on Gibraltar. "One of the most fascinating books of its kind ever written." - Detroit News

Product Details

ISBN:
9781885211538
Subtitle:
Travelers' Tales Classics
Author:
Halliburton, Richard
Publisher:
Travelers' Tales
Location:
San Francisco, CA
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Voyages and travels
Subject:
General Travel
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Travelers' Tales Classics
Series Volume:
104-677
Publication Date:
20000824
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8 x 5.13 in 13 oz

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When Richard Halliburton graduated from college, he chose adventure over a career, traveling the world with almost no money. The Royal Road to Romance chronicles what happened as a result, from a breakthrough Matterhorn ascent to being jailed for taking forbidden pictures on Gibraltar. "One of the most fascinating books of its kind ever written." - Detroit News
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