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Polar Dream: The First Solo Expedition by a Woman and Her Dog to the Magnetic North Pole

Helen Thayer

In 1988, at the age of 50, Helen Thayer became the first woman in the world to travel on foot to the magnetic North Pole, one of the world's most remote and dangerous regions. Her only companion was Charlie, her loyal husky, who was integral to her... (read more)

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The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

Caroline Alexander

In August 1914, days before the outbreak of the First World War, the renowned explorer Ernest Shackleton and a crew of twenty-seven set sail for the South Atlantic in pursuit of the last unclaimed prize in the history of exploration: the first crossing... (read more)

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The Happy Isles of Oceania: Paddling the Pacific

Paul Theroux

The author of Riding the Iron Rooster recounts in vivid, exhilarating detail his journey--by kayak--through the diverse landscapes and wonders of New Zealand, Tahiti, Hawaii, Easter Island, and other islands of the Pacific. Reprint.... (read more)

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My Venice and Other Essays

Donna Leon

Donna Leon has won a huge number of passionate fans and a tremendous amount of critical acclaim for her international bestselling mystery series featuring Venetian Commissario Guido Brunetti. These accolades have built up not just for her intricate plots... (read more)

Latin America
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Oaxaca Journal (Vintage Departures)

Oliver Sacks

Since childhood, Oliver Sacks has been fascinated by ferns: an ancient class of plants able to survive and adapt in many climates. Along with a delightful group of fellow fern aficionados—mathematicians, poets, artists, and assorted botanists and... (read more)

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Best Women's Travel Writing #08: The Best Women's Travel Writing, Volume 8: True Stories from Around the World

Lavinia Spalding

Any woman whose passport has been stamped a few times knows the surest method of keeping her travel fire alive: by reading and telling stories from the road, passing them along like a torch in a relay race. From Travelers Tales comes The Best Womens... (read more)

Middle East
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Love and Pomegranates: Artists and Wayfarers on Iran

Meghan Nuttall Sayres

Love and Pomegranates is a collection of testimonials from people who have journeyed into the heart of the "enemy" and found themselves identifying with the "other." It is a model for citizen diplomacy and activism through travel.... (read more)

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Too Much Tuscan Sun: Confessions of a Chianti Tour Guide

Dario Castagno

Recent years have seen a virtual flood of books about Tuscany—first-person accounts about Americans trying to do American things in Italy and bumping up against a centuries-old stone wall of tradition. Its only fair that we now hear a native Tuscans... (read more)

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