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The Interior Circuit (Mexico City Chronicles)
The Interior Circuit (Mexico City Chronicles)
by Francisco Goldman
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Coming off the most successful book of a decorated career—Say Her Name—The Interior Circuit is Francisco Goldmans timely and provocative journey into the heart of Mexico City. The Interior Circuit is Goldmans story of his emergence from grief... (read more)

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Organic: A Journalist's Quest to Discover the Truth Behind Food Labeling
Organic: A Journalist's Quest to Discover the Truth Behind Food Labeling
by Peter Laufer, Ph.d.
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Part food narrative, part investigation, part adventure story, Organic is an eye-opening and entertaining look into the “anything goes” world behind the organic label. It is also a wakeup call to all eaters and readers about the dubiousness... (read more)

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The Sex Tourism Handbook: Bed-Hopping in Bangkok, Rio, Prague, and Around the World
The Sex Tourism Handbook: Bed-Hopping in Bangkok, Rio, Prague, and Around the World
by Joe Diamond
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As globalization erodes national borders and the Internet spawns online communities for every conceivable interest or fetish, sex tourism is surging. The Sex Tourism Handbook is the first book to explore the emergence of the online sex tourist subculture... (read more)

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The Wet and the Dry: A Drinker's Journey
The Wet and the Dry: A Drinker's Journey
by Lawrence Osborne
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Selected as a Top Ten Book of the Year by Dwight Garner, New York Times A “stylish and engaging…fearlessly honest account” (Financial Times) of man’s love of drink, and an insightful meditation on the meaning of alcohol... (read more)

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The Explorers: A Story of Fearless Outcasts, Blundering Geniuses, and Impossible Success
The Explorers: A Story of Fearless Outcasts, Blundering Geniuses, and Impossible Success
by Martin Dugard
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The riveting account of one of historyand#8217;s greatest adventures and a study of the seven character traits all great explorers share.andlt;brandgt;andlt;brandgt;In 1856, two intrepid adventurers, Richard Francis Burton and John Hanning Speke, set off... (read more)

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Words of Mercury: Tales from a Lifetime of Travel
Words of Mercury: Tales from a Lifetime of Travel
by Patrick Leigh Fermor
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A career-spanning anthology from the greatest traveler—and travel writer—of the twentieth century. The adventures of Patrick “Paddy” Leigh Fermor, Britains most beloved traveler, began in 1933, when he embarked on a walk... (read more)

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The Road to Burgundy: The Unlikely Story of an American Making Wine and a New Life in France
The Road to Burgundy: The Unlikely Story of an American Making Wine and a New Life in France
by Ray Walker
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An intoxicating memoir of an American who discovers a passion for French wine and gambles everything to chase a dream of owning a vineyard in Burgundy  Ray Walker had a secure career in finance until a wine-tasting vacation ignited a passion he... (read more)

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Domestic Manners of the Americans (Oxford World's Classics)
Domestic Manners of the Americans (Oxford World's Classics)
by Frances Trollope
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'it appeared to me that the greatest and best feelings of the human heart were paralyzed by the relative positions of slave and owner' In Domestic Manners of the Americans Frances Trollope recounts her travels through America between 1827 and 1830... (read more)

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Door Way: The People in the Landscape
Door Way: The People in the Landscape
by Norbert Blei
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Weaving a tapestry of lives and landscapes, past and present, earth and water, Norbert Blei celebrates the unique heritage of Door County, Wisconsin, a spectacular peninsula reaching into Lake Michigan. Blei ponders the balance of nature in a place where... (read more)

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Portobello Road: Lives of a Neighbourhood
Portobello Road: Lives of a Neighbourhood
by Julian Mash
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Designed as a series of snapshots, told through the eyes of those who have lived it, this is the alternative history of a street rich in diversity, full of fascinating voices and unlikely encounters. Portobello Road and the surrounding neighbourhood is... (read more)

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Yellow River Odyssey
Yellow River Odyssey
by Bill Porter
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Bill Porter follows the Yellow River, the world's sixth longest river, from its mouth to its source high in the Tibetan Plateau, a journey of more than three thousand miles through nine Chinese provinces. The trip takes the master translator into what... (read more)

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Headhunters on My Doorstep: A True Treasure Island Ghost Story
Headhunters on My Doorstep: A True Treasure Island Ghost Story
by J. Maarten Troost
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Follow in the footsteps of Robert Louis Stevenson with J. Maarten Troost, the bestselling author of The Sex Lives of Cannibals.   Readers and critics alike adore J. Maarten Troost for his signature wry and witty take on the adventure memoir. ... (read more)

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Hitchhiking with Larry David: An Accidental Tourist's Summer of Self-Discovery in Martha's Vineyard
Hitchhiking with Larry David: An Accidental Tourist's Summer of Self-Discovery in Martha's Vineyard
by Paul Samuel Dolman
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A memoir about a brokenhearted, middle-aged man who stumbles upon solace, meaning, and Larry David while hitchhiking around Marthas Vineyard    One summer day on Marthas Vineyard Paul Samuel Dolman was hitchhiking, and none other than Larry... (read more)

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Whatever You Do, Don't Run: True Tales of a Botswana Safari Guide
Whatever You Do, Don't Run: True Tales of a Botswana Safari Guide
by Peter Allison
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A hilarious, highly original collection of essays based on the Botswana truism: “only food runs!” With a new introduction and new material from the author In the tradition of Bill Bryson, a new writer brings us the lively adventures and... (read more)

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On the Orient (On)
On the Orient (On)
by Rudyard Kipling
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Travel with Kipling through India, Singapore, Hong Kong, Canton (now Guangzhou), Japan, and Burma Rudyard Kipling spent many years abroad and his relationship with India is explored in several of his works, both fiction and non-fiction. After leaving... (read more)

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On Provence (On)
On Provence (On)
by Henry James
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Meander through Provence in the company of Henry James with this vivid collection of travel writing taken from his little-known book A Little Tour in France In 1882, a year after the publication of his wildly successful The Portrait of a Lady, which... (read more)

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All Good Things: From Paris to Tahiti: Life and Longing
All Good Things: From Paris to Tahiti: Life and Longing
by Sarah Turnbull
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In this lushly written follow-up to Almost French, Sarah Turnbull explores a new paradise: Tahiti. Having shared her story in her bestselling memoir, Almost French, Australian writer Sarah Turnbull seemed to have had more than her fair share... (read more)

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Carsick: John Waters Hitchhikes Across America
Carsick: John Waters Hitchhikes Across America
by John Waters
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Vagabond Journeys: The Human Comedy at Home and Abroad
Vagabond Journeys: The Human Comedy at Home and Abroad
by Percival Pollard
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The French House: An American Family, a Ruined Maison, and the Village That Restored Them All
The French House: An American Family, a Ruined Maison, and the Village That Restored Them All
by Don Wallace
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