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Robert Schindler, January 23, 2009 (view all comments by Robert Schindler)
Like any anthology, some stories are better than others. Overall, the theme is kinda dark; lots of travel in oppressive regimes like the Congo and Turkmenistan. I guess that's because Bourdain's style is dark, too. The last essay by Catherine Watson is a keeper!
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Delicious read.Sit back and savour the taste of adventure and travel the globe.This book cooks !
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Bourdain, Anthony
Houghton Mifflin
Bourdain, Anthony; Wilson, Jason
Wilson, Jason
Wilson, Jason
Crosley, Sloane
Essays & Travelogues
Travelers' writings, American
General Travel
Travel Writing-General
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"Synopsis" by , Contributors include Bill Buford, David Sedaris, Gary Shteyngart, Paul Theroux, Calvin Trillin, Catherine Watson, and others.
"Synopsis" by ,
A collection of the best travel writing pieces published in American periodicals during 2010.
"Synopsis" by , The Best American Series®

First, Best, and Best-Selling

The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the countrys finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volumes series editor selects notable works from hundreds of magazines, journals, and websites . A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twenty or so pieces to publish. This unique system has made the Best American series the most respected—and most popular—of its kind.

The Best American Travel Writing 2011 includes

André Aciman, Christopher Buckley, Maureen Dowd,

Verlyn Klinkenborg, Ariel Levy, Téa Obreht, Annie Proulx,

Gary Shteyngart, William T. Vollmann,

Emily Witt, and others

"Synopsis" by ,
The hilarious and well-traveled Sloane Crosley, author of the New York Times bestseller IWas Told There'd be Cake, helms this collection of the genre's gems.
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