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The Mammoth Book of Travel in Dangerous Places

John Keay

A timely reissue of this classic collection, formerly titled The Mammoth Book of Explorers, contains over 40 fascinating first-hand accounts of exploration including the first crossing of North America, exploration of the Congo, and adventures in Machu... (read more)

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Honeymoon in Purdah: An Iranian Journey

Alison Wearing

With a love of travel, Alison Wearing invites us to journey with her to Iran--a country that few Westerners have a chance to see. Traveling with a male friend, in the guise of a couple on their honeymoon, Wearing set out on her own at every available... (read more)

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Flight Patterns: A Century of Stories about Flying

Dorothy Spears

Over the last century air travel has evolved from a high-risk experiment involving a few visionary pioneers to an efficient—and often irritating—means for distributing masses of people to the far reaches of the globe. During the hundred-year... (read more)

Arctic General
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Ice Blink: The Tragic Fate of Sir John Franklin's Lost Polar Expedition

Scott Cookman

"Absorbing.artfully narrat[es] a possible course of events in the expedition's demise, based on the one official note and bits of debris (including evidence of cannibalism) found by searchers sent to look for Franklin in the 1850s. Adventure readers will... (read more)

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In Tuscany

Frances Mayes

From the bestselling author whose memoirs Under the Sun and Bella Tuscany have captured the voluptuousness of Italian life comes a lavishly illustrated ode to the joys of Tuscany's people, food, landscapes, and art.  In Tuscany celebrates the... (read more)

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The Long Ride: The Record-Setting Journey by Horse Across the American Landscape

Lucian Jr Spataro

IPPY 2012 Outstanding Books of the Year, "Most Likely to Save the Planet" AwardBenjamin Franklin Award Finalist for Autobiography/Memoirs A vivid, sweeping, passionate story about a modern-day adventure, this is a beautiful chronology of Lucian... (read more)

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C'Est La Vie: An American Conquers the City of Light, Begins a New Life, and Becomes--Zut Alors!--Almost French

Suzy Gershman

Bestselling writer Suzy Gershman (dubbed “Super Shopper Suzy” by Oprah) is our answer to Peter Mayle in this heartfelt, breezy, and funny story of starting over in Paris. Suzy had always fantasized about moving to Paris with her husband, but... (read more)

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Headhunters on My Doorstep: A True Treasure Island Ghost Story

J. Maarten Troost

The bestselling author of The Sex Lives of Cannibals recounts his latest hilarious misadventures in the South Pacific, following in the footsteps of his unlikely idol, Robert Louis Stevenson. Readers and critics alike adore J. Maarten Troost for his... (read more)

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