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New Voyage to Carolina
New Voyage to Carolina
by John Lawson
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John Lawson's amazingly detailed yet lively book is easily one of the most valuable of the early histories of the Carolinas, and it is certainly one of the best travel accounts of the early eighteenth-century colonies. An inclusive account of the manners... (read more)

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The Journals of Lewis and Clark (Lewis & Clark Expedition)
The Journals of Lewis and Clark (Lewis & Clark Expedition)
by Frank Bergon
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In 1803, when the United States purchased Louisiana from France, the great expanse of this new American territory was a blank—not only on the map but in our knowledge. President Thomas Jefferson keenly understood that the course of the nation... (read more)

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Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea (Barnes & Noble Classics)
Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea (Barnes & Noble Classics)
by Richard Henry Dana
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Two Years Before the Mast, by Richard Henry Dana, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of... (read more)

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River Town: Two Years on the Yangtze
River Town: Two Years on the Yangtze
by Peter Hessler
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In the heart of China's Sichuan province, tucked away amid the terraced hills of the Yangtze River valley, lies the remote town of Fuling. Like many other small cities in this vast and ever-evolving country, Fuling is shifting gears and heading down a... (read more)

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Italian Neighbors Or a Lapsed Anglo Saxo
Italian Neighbors Or a Lapsed Anglo Saxo
by Tim Parks
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Tim Parks and his wife, Rita, came to their flat on the aging, eccentric Via Colombare in Montecchio twelve years ago for a short stay. There was trouble from the moment they moved in--under cover of night--and it has gone delightfully up and down hill... (read more)

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Defining Travel : Diverse Visions (01 Edition)
Defining Travel : Diverse Visions (01 Edition)
by Roberson
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With essays by Gloria Anzaldúa, Jean Baudrillard, William Bevis, Homi Bhabha, Michel Butor, Hélène Cixous, Erik Cohen, Michel de Certeau, Wayne Franklin, Paul Fussell, Farah Jasmine Griffin, Caren Kaplan, Eric Leed, Dean MacCannell, Doreen Massey... (read more)

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Travel Writing 2ND Edition See the World Sell TH
Travel Writing 2ND Edition See the World Sell TH
by L Peat Oneil
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The Globe-Trotter's Guide to Researching, Writing and Selling the Adventures of a Lifetime Let the reader feel the ticket in your hand, see your ports of call, meet the people you've come to know. Put it all on paper. With the guidance of L. Peat O'Neil -... (read more)

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The Best American Travel Writing 2004 (Best American Travel Writing)
The Best American Travel Writing 2004 (Best American Travel Writing)
by Pico Iyer
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A celebration of adventure and curiosity, this compilation transports readersfrom Patagonia to the Ivory Coast to small-town Vermont.... (read more)

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The Best American Travel Writing (Best American Travel Writing)
The Best American Travel Writing (Best American Travel Writing)
by Simon Winchester
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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.... (read more)

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The Essential Lewis and Clark (Lewis & Clark Expedition)
The Essential Lewis and Clark (Lewis & Clark Expedition)
by Landon Y Jones
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The journals of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark remain the single most important document in the history of American exploration. Through these tales of adventure, edited and annotated by American Book Award nominee Landon Jones, we meet Indian... (read more)

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Encounters With God (09 Edition)
Encounters With God (09 Edition)
by Sister Wendy Beckett
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In this story of discovery and spiritual adventure, Sister Wendy Beckett, a contemplative nun and beloved art commentator, travels from England, to Rome, to Ukraine, and finally to a remote monastery in Sinai, to view the earliest Icons of Mary. These... (read more)

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Journey To Alcarria : Travels Through the Spanish Countryside (90 Edition)
Journey To Alcarria : Travels Through the Spanish Countryside (90 Edition)
by Camilo Jos Cela
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Awarded the 1989 Nobel Prize for Literature, Camilo José Cela has long been recognized as one of the preeminent Spanish writers of the twentieth century. Journey to the Alcarria is the best known of his vagabundajes, Celas term for his books... (read more)

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Along the Edge of America
Along the Edge of America
by Peter Jenkins
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The best-selling author and walker Peter Jenkins, landlubber par excellence, now takes to the waves and explores, as only he can, a part of America rich in history, mystery, and lore: from the Florida Keys to the Mexican border, by way of the Everglades,... (read more)

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Writing Journey : Essays, Stories and Poems on Travel (05 Edition)
Writing Journey : Essays, Stories and Poems on Travel (05 Edition)
by David Espey
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Primarily non-fiction, with some fiction and poetry, Literature and Travel is a collection travel writing written by writers around the world. This book relates travel to the process of education and suggests many ways to find meaning in the reading of... (read more)

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Domestic Manners of the Americans (Penguin Classics)
Domestic Manners of the Americans (Penguin Classics)
by Fanny Trollope
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"I am convinced there is no writer who has so well and accurately (I need not add, so entertainingly) described [America] ... as you have done"—Dickens to Fanny Trollope, 1842 When Fanny Trollope set sail for America in 1827, she took with... (read more)

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Canyon Solitude: One Woman's Solo River Journey Through the Grand Canyon
Canyon Solitude: One Woman's Solo River Journey Through the Grand Canyon
by Patricia McCairen
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From navigating the noisy streets of New York City to steering through the roaring rapids of the Colorado River, Patricia McCairen guides herself through a midlife crisis to the calm waters of contentment. She recounts the journey of personal discovery... (read more)

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Malaria Dreams: An African Adventure
Malaria Dreams: An African Adventure
by Stuart Stevens
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Malaria Dreams is a tale of high adventure across Africa, recounted with the wit and humor that delighted readers of Night Train to Turkistan, Stuart Stevens' highly praised first book. "A rollicking, off-beat African odyssey".--Publishers Weekly.... (read more)

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Guatemalan Journey
Guatemalan Journey
by Stephen Benz
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Guatemala draws some half million tourists each year, whose brief visits to the ruins of ancient Maya cities and contemporary highland Maya villages may give them only a partial and folkloric understanding of Guatemalan society. In this vividly written... (read more)

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My Kind of Place : Travel Stories From a Woman Who's Been Everywhere (05 Edition)
My Kind of Place : Travel Stories From a Woman Who's Been Everywhere (05 Edition)
by Susan Orlean
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Susan Orlean has been called "a national treasure" by The Washington Post and “a kind of latter-day Tocqueville” by The New York Times Book Review. In addition to having written classic articles for The New Yorker, she was played, with some... (read more)

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Conversations With Cuba (99 Edition)
Conversations With Cuba (99 Edition)
by P. Peter Ripley
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Here is a fresh story behind this passionate, struggling, frequently discouraged, but always proud country, told by ordinary Cuban citizens--the people who still struggle with a revolution that is far from over. Sparked during his high school and college... (read more)

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