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Pagan Holiday: On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists

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This inspired travel narrative, tracing a Mediterranean itinerary modeled on that of the world's first tourists, is also a witty discussion of ancient Roman history and culture, as contrasted to our own.

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About the Author

Tony Perrottet has written for The New York Times, Esquire, Outside, Civilization, Islands, and The Sunday Times (London), among other publications. He is Australian and lives in Manhattan with his wife and son.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780375756399
Author:
Perrottet, Tony
Publisher:
Random House Trade
Location:
New York
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Adventure
Subject:
Ancient - General
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Mediterranean region
Subject:
Antiquities
Subject:
World - General
Subject:
Special Interest - Adventure
Subject:
Journeys
Subject:
Mediterranean Region Description and travel.
Subject:
Mediterranean Region Antiquities.
Subject:
World History-Ancient History
Subject:
travel;history;rome;ancient history;italy;non-fiction;ancient rome;greece;romans;classical studies;ancient;egypt;tourism
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no. 252-S"
Publication Date:
20030431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
PHOTOS THROUGHOUT, MAPS
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
7.9 x 5.1 x 0.9 in 0.7 lb

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