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A Romantic Education
A Romantic Education
Paperback      ISBN: 0393319059
A thoughtful meditation on the contrasting cultures of East and West follows a contemporary young woman's travels to Czechoslovakia where she explores her personal history, identity, and homeland
Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe
Neither Here Nor There
Travels in Europe
Paperback      ISBN: 0380713802
An entertaining account of a European trip blends anecdotes with worldly insights as the author describes the bleak lands of Norway, the exotic scenes of Istanbul, and the cities of Paris, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Rome, Geneva, and Vienna. Reissue.
There's No Toilet Paper on the Road Less Traveled: The Best of Travel Humor and Misadventure
There's No Toilet Paper on the Road Less Traveled
The Best of Travel Humor and Misadventure
Paperback      ISBN: 1885211279
Discusses the bizarre and humorous misadventures of great writers, including P.J. O'Rourke, Dave Barry, Caryl Rivers, Peter Mayle, and Joseph O'Connor
African Diary: The Day-By-Day Account of an Incredible Adventure
African Diary
The Day-By-Day Account of an Incredible Adventure
Hardcover      ISBN: 0937552313
Catfish and Mandala: A 2 Wheeled Voyage Through the Landscape and Memory of Vietnam
Catfish and Mandala
A 2 Wheeled Voyage Through the Landscape and Memory of Vietnam
Paperback      ISBN: 0312267177
A Vietnamese American returns to the land of his birth in a memoir of the consequences of war and the divide that still separates Asian Americans from the dominant culture
Anatomy of Restlessness: Selected Writings 1969-1989
Anatomy of Restlessness
Selected Writings 1969-1989
Paperback      ISBN: 0140256989
A collection of works by the acclaimed travel writer follows twenty years of his life and reinforces key themes of his work, including his passion for the exotic and his concept of history
Provence
Provence
Paperback      ISBN: 1559702478
Night Train to Turkistan: Modern Adventures Along China's Ancient Silk Road
Night Train to Turkistan
Modern Adventures Along China's Ancient Silk Road
Paperback      ISBN: 0871131900
The author describes his experiences traveling with three companions from Beijing to India via Kashgar in order to retrace the route followed by Peter Fleming in 1936
Baghdad Without a Map: And Other Misadventures in Arabia
Baghdad Without a Map
And Other Misadventures in Arabia
Paperback      ISBN: 0452267455
A journalist chronicles his travels throughout the Middle East, discussing Cairo's seedy nightclubs, paid assassins in Libya, a mourner at the Ayatollah's funeral, and more. Reprint. 25,000 first printing. NYT.
In Siberia
In Siberia
Paperback      ISBN: 006095373x
In a unique and compelling travel book, the author of The Lost Heart of Asia tours a region of Russia that has long captured the Western imagination, revealing the breathtaking natural beauty, tragic history, and vast spaces that make up Siberia. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.