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Manhattan Unfurled
Manhattan Unfurled
by Matteo Pericoli and Paul Goldberger
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Matteo Pericoli trained as an architect in Milan and then came to work in New York in 1995. His arrival preceded by just a few days the arrival of the biggest snowstorm of the decade, and the sense of the city in its wake–especially its silence... (read more)

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World Music: Latin & North America, Caribbean, India, Asia & the Pacific
World Music: Latin & North America, Caribbean, India, Asia & the Pacific
by Rough Guide
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The Rough Guide to World Music was published for the first time in 1994 and became the definitive reference source. Six years on, the subject has become too big for one book: hence this new two-volume edition — World Music 2: Latin and North America,... (read more)

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This Cold Heaven: Seven Seasons in Greenland
This Cold Heaven: Seven Seasons in Greenland
by Gretel Ehrlich
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For the last decade, Gretel Ehrlich has been obsessed by an island, a terrain, a culture, and the men and women who long for and love the complex frailties and treacherous beauty of a world defined by ice. Greenland, the world?s largest island, 840... (read more)

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The Art of Travel
The Art of Travel
by Alain de Botton
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Aside from love, few actvities seem to promise us as much happiness as going traveling: taking off for somewhere else, somewhere far from home, a place with more interesting weather, customs, and landscapes. But although we are inundated with advice on... (read more)

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Ciao, America!: An Italian Discovers the U.S.
Ciao, America!: An Italian Discovers the U.S.
by Beppe Severgnini
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In his American publishing debut, the Bill Bryson of Italy spends a year in one of Washington, D.C.'s toniest neighborhoods, bargain hunting at a mattress warehouse, savoring pizza from a franchise, and trying not to drown in the shower. It wasn't... (read more)

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Literary Trips 2: Following in the Footsteps of Fame
Literary Trips 2: Following in the Footsteps of Fame
by Victoria Brooks
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Sir Arthur C. Clarke kicks off a second exotic feast of literary adventure that transports both the reader (vicariously) and the traveler (via practical guide) around the world. Twenty-four tales again raise the bar for the very best in travel writing... (read more)

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Motoring with Mohammed: Journeys to Yemen and the Red Sea (Vintage Departures)
Motoring with Mohammed: Journeys to Yemen and the Red Sea (Vintage Departures)
by Eric Hansen
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Baghdad Without a Map
Baghdad Without a Map
by Tony Horwitz
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This wild and comic tale of Middle East misadventure is "a very funny and frequently insightful look at the world's most combustible region. Fearlessness is a valuable quality in a travel writer, and Mr. Horwitz...seems as intrepid as they come". (The... (read more)

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Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before
Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before
by Tony Horwitz
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Blue Latitudes is an enjoyable and often hilarious journey into the amazing life and adventures of Captain James Cook and his crew. There is no better way to learn nautical history than to bring an Aussie, and a bottle of grog, along.... (read more)

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World Music: The Rough Guide: Africa, Europe and the Middle East: An A-Z of the Music Musicians and Discs: Volume 1
World Music: The Rough Guide: Africa, Europe and the Middle East: An A-Z of the Music Musicians and Discs: Volume 1
by Rough Guide
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The Rough Guide to World Music is the unchallenged reference work on sounds from around the globe. This third edition is more comprehensive than ever - updated and expanded throughout and with a number of new countries added. Volume 1: Africa andamp... (read more)

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Beyond the Sky and the Earth: A Journey Into Bhutan
Beyond the Sky and the Earth: A Journey Into Bhutan
by Jamie Zeppa
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Jamie Zeppa was 24 when she left a stagnant life at home and signed a contract to teach for two years in the Buddhist hermit kingdom of Bhutan. Much more than just a travel memoir, Beyond the Sky and the Earth is the story of her... (read more)

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Midnight in Sicily
Midnight in Sicily
by Peter Robb
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In late 1995 Giulio Andreotti, seven-time prime minister of Italy and once called "the finest political mind in Europe," went on trial both for murder and for his association with the Sicilian Mafia. With hundreds of witnesses still to be called, there... (read more)

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In Patagonia
In Patagonia
by Bruce Chatwin
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In Patagonia is Bruce Chatwin's exquisite account of his journey through "the uttermost part of the earth," that stretch of land at the southern tip of South America, where bandits were once made welcome and Charles Darwin formed part of his "survival of... (read more)

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Pole to Pole: North to South by Camel, River Raft, & Balloon
Pole to Pole: North to South by Camel, River Raft, & Balloon
by Michael Palin
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First published by BBC Books (New York) in 1992. The print companion to the PBS series in which former Monty Pythonian Palin visited 17 countries in 1991 and early 1992 in his trek from the north to the south pole. The almost daily account is... (read more)

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From Here, You Can't See Paris: Seasons of a French Village and Its Restaurant
From Here, You Can't See Paris: Seasons of a French Village and Its Restaurant
by Michael S Sanders
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National Geographic Family Reference Atlas of the World (National Geographic)
National Geographic Family Reference Atlas of the World (National Geographic)
by National Geographic
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8 Men and a Duck: An Improbable Voyage by Reed Boat to Easter Island
8 Men and a Duck: An Improbable Voyage by Reed Boat to Easter Island
by Nick Thorpe
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Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere
Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere
by Jan Morris
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