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Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West
Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West
by Stephen Ambrose
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At the heart of the immense and growing interest in Lewis and Clark in recent years stands this book. WWII historian Stephen Ambrose had long harbored a private obsession for the Expedition of the Corps of Discovery, and in Undaunted Courage he was able... (read more)

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Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
by Alfred Lansing
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Days before the outbreak of World War One renowned explorer Ernest Shackleton and a crew of twenty-seven set sail to attempt the first crossing on foot of the Antarctic continent. More than eighty miles from their destination, however, their... (read more)

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The Creaky Knees Guide: Oregon: The 80 Best Easy Hikes
The Creaky Knees Guide: Oregon: The 80 Best Easy Hikes
by Seabury Blair, Jr.
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Here are Oregon's best low-impact hikes, perfect for aging boomers, families with children and anyone looking for more of a stroll than a climb. The Creaky Knees Guide Oregon covers 100 of the best easy hikes throughout the state, dividing the trails... (read more)

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The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot
The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot
by Robert Macfarlane
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From the father of English nature writing: a superb selection of essays about rural England in the 1800s, with an introduction by the celebrated writer Richard Mabey Richard Jefferies was the most important and imaginative observers of the natural... (read more)

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Food Lover's Guide to Portland
Food Lover's Guide to Portland
by Liz Crain
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Portland celebrates its locally sourced food scene. Now, there's an indispensable guide to hundreds of producers, purveyors, distillers, bakers, food carts, and farmers markets to bring the best of Portland to your kitchen.... (read more)

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Europe on Five Wrong Turns a Day: One Man, Eight Countries, One Vintage Travel Guide
Europe on Five Wrong Turns a Day: One Man, Eight Countries, One Vintage Travel Guide
by Doug Mack
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Prepare to Get Lost on the Beaten Path... When Doug Mack picked up a 1963 edition of Europe on Five Dollars a Day, he stumbled on an inspired idea: to boldly go where millions have gone before, relying only on the advice of a travel guide that's nearly... (read more)

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Neither Here Nor There:: Travels in Europe
Neither Here Nor There:: Travels in Europe
by Bill Bryson
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Like many of his generation, Bill Bryson backpacked across Europe in the early seventies -- in search of enlightenment, beer, and women. Twenty years later he decided to retrace the journey he undertook in the halcyon days of his youth. The result is... (read more)

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Best Places Northwest: The Locals' Guide to the Best Restaraunts, Lodgings, Sights, Shopping, and More! (Best Places Northwest)
Best Places Northwest: The Locals' Guide to the Best Restaraunts, Lodgings, Sights, Shopping, and More! (Best Places Northwest)
by Jo Ostgarden
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This is the book that started it all—that launched a best-selling regional guidebook series, put stars in the eyes of thousands of establishments, and defined what it means to create a real insider's guide. Best Places Northwest, now in its... (read more)

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Quiet Corners of Rome
Quiet Corners of Rome
by David Downie
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This charming guidebook celebrates more than fifty of the most beautiful, tranquil, and often hidden places in the Eternal City: courtyards where mossy fountains splash; landscaped staircases clinging to Rome's Seven Hills; cool, quiet cloisters... (read more)

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Atlas of the World: Deluxe Edition
Atlas of the World: Deluxe Edition
by Oxford University Press
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Offering unsurpassed geographical coverage, Oxford's Atlas of the World, Deluxe Edition is the new leader in top-shelf world atlases. No other atlas offers such a comprehensive range of maps--each of which is informed by the best cartography available... (read more)

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Silk Road
Silk Road
by Sven A Hedin
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This vivid book reflects that exciting expedition ¬ the constant mishaps, serious accidents and dangers; the immensity of China; the divergent ethnic groups; the ambitious generals; and the brigands.... (read more)

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Gerry Frank's Oregon
Gerry Frank's Oregon
by Gerry Frank
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A unique guidebook that will take you to all corners of Oregon, offering ideas of where to stay, eat and play, combined with interesting Oregon personalities (past and present), personal stories and tidbits of Oregon history. Also included are photos... (read more)

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South with the Sun: Roald Amundsen, His Polar Explorations, and the Quest for Discovery
South with the Sun: Roald Amundsen, His Polar Explorations, and the Quest for Discovery
by Lynne Cox
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“This book is as autobiographical as it is biographical . . . a book that juxtaposes two adventurers, one with her own challenges still unfolding and the other with his position fixed in history . . . a book worthy of the centenary celebration of... (read more)

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The Ledge: An Adventure Story of Friendship and Survival on Mount Rainier
The Ledge: An Adventure Story of Friendship and Survival on Mount Rainier
by Jim Davidson and Kevin Vaughan
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“My eyes travel up the frozen walls. I figure it is eighty feet up to the sunlight. The walls above me climb up at about eighty degrees, then they go dead vertical, and then, higher up, they overhang. It is as if I am looking out from the belly of... (read more)

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To a Mountain in Tibet (P.S.)
To a Mountain in Tibet (P.S.)
by Colin Thubron
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“Colin Thubron is the intrepid, resourceful and immensely talented writer who has made a career out of going to out of the way places and then writing brilliantly about them.”—Jonathan Yardley, Washington Post Book World ... (read more)

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The Tao of Travel: Enlightenments from Lives on the Road
The Tao of Travel: Enlightenments from Lives on the Road
by Paul Theroux
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“A book to be plundered and raided.” — New York Times Book Review “A portal into a world of timeless travel literature curated by one of the greatest travel writers of our day.” — USA Today Paul Theroux celebrates... (read more)

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Best American Travel Writing 2012 (12 Edition)
Best American Travel Writing 2012 (12 Edition)
by William T. Vollmann
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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... (read more)

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Time of Gifts
Time of Gifts
by Patrick L Fremor
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At the age of eighteen, Patrick Leigh Fermor set off from the heart of London on an epic journey--to walk to Constantinople. A Time of Gifts is the rich account of his adventures as far as Hungary, after which Between the Woods and the Water continues... (read more)

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Above Portland
Above Portland
by Bruce Forster and Chet Orloff
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Finally, my fantasy of seeing Portland from the air is fulfilled! Not by riding in a traffic copter, as I'd imagined, but by turning the pages of this gorgeous book. Celebrated Oregon photographer Bruce Forster's low-level aerial photos (including a few... (read more)

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Between the Woods & the Water on Foot To Constantinople From the Hook of Holland
Between the Woods & the Water on Foot To Constantinople From the Hook of Holland
by Patrick Leig Fermor
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Continuing the epic foot journey across Europe begun in A Time of Gifts The journey that Patrick Leigh Fermor set out on in 1933--to cross Europe on foot with an emergency allowance of one pound a day--proved so rich in experiences that when much later... (read more)

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