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Essays & Travelogues

  • What Am I Doing Here?by Bruce Chatwin

    Random House 2014; US$ 13.61

    In this collection of profiles, essays and travel stories, Chatwin takes us to Benin, where he is arrested as a mercenary during a coup; to Boston to meet an LSD guru who believes he is Christ; to India with Indira Ghandi when she attempted a political comeback in 1978; and to Nepal where he reminds us that 'Man's real home is not a house, but the... more...

  • Sunbathing in Siberiaby M. A. Oliver-Semenov

    Parthian Books 2014; US$ 8.99

    Told completely from the Trans-Siberian and a series of Russian jets, this is the story of a young British poet, who, after becoming engaged to his translator more than 3,500 miles east, embarks on a journey into the very heart of Siberia to marry his fiancée. However, in place of the desolate wasteland he expected to find, Michael discovers the side... more...

  • Gatecrashing Paradiseby Tom Chesshyre

    Nicholas Brealey Publishing 2014; US$ 18.95

    Author travels to see the real, unexplored Maldives, one of the most beautiful places on earth, recently opened to tourists.. more...

  • In Americaby Geert Mak

    Random House 2014; US$ 34.05

    In 1960 John Steinbeck and his dog Charley set out in their green pickup truck to rediscover the soul of America, visiting small towns and cities from New York to New Orleans. As Steinbeck said to a friend: ?I must see how the country looks and smells and sounds.? The trip became Travels With Charley , one of his best-loved books. Half... more...

  • Of Walking In Iceby Werner Herzog

    Random House 2014; US$ 10.88

    A poetic meditation on life and death, by one of the most renowned and respected film-makers and intellectuals of our time. In November 1974, when Werner Herzog was told that his mentor Lotte Eisner, the film-maker and critic, was dying in Paris, he set off to walk there from Munich, ?in full faith, believing that she would stay alive... more...

  • Hermit in Parisby Italo Calvino; Martin McLaughlin

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014; US$ 13.95

    A posthumously published collection of Italo Calvino's autobiographical writings recounting his experiences in Italy?s antifascist resistance, paying homage to his influences, tracing the evolution of his literary style, and commenting wryly on his travels in the United States. more...

  • Cruising Alongby Christian Lamb

    Bene Factum Publishing 2014;

    Veteran Bene Factum author Christian Lamb returns with a charming account of a life of leisure spent at sea. The daughter of a Royal Navy officer she and her family followed the Fleet wherever her father was posted. Her first sea voyage was aged 10 in 1930 to Malta, and now, aged 93, hardly a year has passed when she hasn?t ventured on some cruise... more...

  • Sea Roomby Adam Nicolson

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; Not Available

    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be given your own remote islands? Thirty years ago it happened to Adam Nicolson. more...

  • Sea Roomby Adam Nicolson

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; Not Available

    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be given your own remote islands? Thirty years ago it happened to Adam Nicolson. more...

  • Evacuate!by James Lawson

    G2 Rights Ltd 2014; US$ 7.28

    At stake was up to 5 million barrels a day of high-grade crude oil. At risk were the lives of 1,300 employees of the major oil companies and their families working in Iran in December 1978, when revolutionaries overthrew the Shah and wanted everything that went with him - including Western oil personnel - out of the country, or dead. At the helm was... more...