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  • Goodbye to All Thatby Sari Botton

    Da Capo Press 2013; US$ 20.00

    Winner of a Foreword IndieFab Book of the Year Award In 1967, Joan Didion wrote an essay called Goodbye to All That , a work of such candid and penetrating prose that it soon became the gold standard for personal essays. Like no other story before it, Didion?s tale of loving and leaving New York captured the mesmerizing allure Manhattan has always... more...

  • Travels with Henry Jamesby Henry James; Hendrik Hertzberg; Michael Anesko

    PublicAffairs 2016; US$ 26.00

    To travel with James in these pages is to take an unhurried vacation with a thoroughly seasoned, supremely cultivated, acutely intelligent companion. Our guide is a curious, engaged observer not only of landscapes and streets and cathedrals but also of paintings and plays and the characteristics?national, social, and individual?of the people we encounter... more...

  • A Land Gone Lonesomeby Dan O'Neill

    Basic Books 2008; US$ 22.00

    In his square-sterned canoe, Alaskan author Dan O'Neill set off from Dawson, Yukon Territory, onetime site of the Klondike gold rush, to trace the majestic Yukon River. His journey downriver to Circle City, Alaska, is an expedition into the history of the river and its land, and a record of the inimitable and little known inhabitants of the region.... more...

  • World Stompersby Brad Olsen

    CCC Publishing 2001; US$ 15.00

    Written to motivate and inspire young people in their quests to travel the world, this book introduces a new way of travelingfreestyle travelingwhere all that?s required is an adventurous spirit and an insatiable curiosity about the workings of the world. This global travel manifesto clears up misconceptions about traveling, candidly portrays travelers... more...

  • Desert Dancingby Len Wilcox

    Hunter Publishing 2000; US$ 15.00

    A combination guidebook/journal to this enchanting region. Filled with historical notes and details of the culture, Desert Dancing is a trip for your senses. Alongside practical travel information you'll find insight into the area's past, and the legends and myths that survive today. Visit sacred places and learn of their mysteries. Directions, places... more...

  • Adventure Guide to the Cayman Islandsby Paris Permenter; John Bigley

    Hunter Publishing 2001; US$ 15.00

    To the outsider, the Cayman Islands ? Cayman Brac, Grand Cayman and Little Cayman ? are almost always equated with watersports and glorious beaches, plus offshore banking opportunities. This is hardly surprising, since the Cayman Islands do offer world-class scuba diving in crystal-clear waters, as well as a tax-free haven. But these three islands... more...

  • The Silverado Squattersby Robert Louis Stevenson

    Electric Book Company 1998; US$ 4.95

    In 1880, Robert Louis Stevenson followed Frances Osbourne to her home in San Francisco, where she agreed to his proposal of marriage. The couple decided to honeymoon in an abandoned shack on the Silverado mine site in California?s developing wine country. Stevenson?s account is a delightful travel story that provides a rare and vivid look at the... more...

  • Fly-Fishing for Sharksby Richard Louv

    Simon & Schuster 2002; US$ 30.95

    For three years, journalist Richard Louv listened to America by going fishing with Americans. Doing what many of us dream of, he traveled from the Atlantic to the Pacific, from trout waters east and west to bass waters north and south. Fly-Fishing for Sharks is the result of his journey, a portrait of America on the water, fishing rod in hand. ... more...

  • The Naked Man Festivalby Brian Thacker

    Allen & Unwin 2004; US$ 19.08

    Bestselling author of Rule Number Five: No Sex on the Bus and Planes Trains & Elephants, searches out the most bizarre festivals in a frantic race around the world. more...

  • Rule No.5: No Sex on the Busby Brian Thacker

    Allen & Unwin 2001; US$ 15.88

    Brian Thacker, bus tour-leader extraordinaire, tells it how it really is in this funny, rollicking, absurd, ride through Europe. more...