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  • The Canals of Britainby Stuart Fisher

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2017; US$ 30.99

    Canals of Britain is a comprehensive and absorbing survey of the entire canal network of the British Isles - the first of its kind. It provides a fascinating insight into the linked up waterways as well as the isolated cuts and quiet waters which may not be fully navigable by larger craft. Infinitely varied, it passes picturesque open countryside,... more...

  • Travels and Identitiesby Peter E. Paul Dembski

    Wilfrid Laurier University Press 2017; US$ 14.99

    Diaries and letters of Adam and Elizabeth Shortt from their 1911 voyage from Canada to England, their extended visit there and later trips to the continent. Introduction and conclusion analyze the various identities of the travelers. more...

  • On a marché dans Pyongyangby Abel Meiers

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 8.99

    Bienvenue en République populaire démocratique de Corée. La plus étrange des destinations, l?état le plus isolé au monde. Pendant une année, notre famille a été domiciliée au compound diplomatique, Munsundong, Taedonggang district, à Pyongyang.Nous avons pu soulever un coin du rideau, nous glisser dans le décor, et nous vous proposons de nous... more...

  • Me, Myself and Pragueby Rachael Weiss

    Atlantic Books 2017; US$ 7.99

    Funny, flippant and fabulous travel writing, this is the story of Rachael's year in Prague. Armed only with a romantic soul, a need to get away from her overbearing family and a 1973 guide to communist Czechoslovakia, Rachael heads off in search of adventure, love and her Bohemian roots. This hilarious and surprising memoir of hope, courage and friendship... more...

  • The Thing About Rachael Weiss

    Atlantic Books 2017; US$ 7.99

    When Rachael Weiss left a good job, Thelma the cat and a normal life in Sydney for the romantic dream of being a writer in Prague she intended to stay forever. She lasted just three years, exasperated by the eccentricities of her ancestral city and its mind-boggling bureaucracy and customs. In this surprising and generous memoir full of warmth and... more...

  • The Travelling Bellyby Kalyan Karmakar

    Hachette India 2016; US$ 7.99

    Meet the man who will go to any lengthin search of a good mealPopular food blogger and Kalyan Karmakar has spent a lifetime being obsessed with food. In The Travelling Belly, he takes you on a delectable journey through the crowded lanes of India?s food havens, guiding you towards the good, and veering you away from the bad and the ugly of India?s... more...

  • Meet Me at the Bamboo Tableby A.V. Crofts

    Chin Music Press Inc. 2016; US$ 16.99

    In a multimedia feast for the senses, this memoir-in-meals crosses the world investigating how food nourishes memory, culture, and community. more...

  • A Search In Secret Indiaby Paul Brunton

    Ebury Publishing 2016; US$ 18.32

    'He found many marvelous things...But now and then a man of real spirituality set his feet on the way that finally led him to what he had looked and hoped for.' New York Times Book Review The late Paul Brunton was one of the twentieth century's greatest explorers of and writers on the spiritual traditions of the East. A Search in Secret India... more...

  • A Hermit in the Himalayasby Paul Brunton

    Ebury Publishing 2016; US$ 18.32

    'The introductory account of Mr. Brunton's pony-back journey up the mountainside has real charm. One of his most interesting chapters gives a practical-minded consideration to the probable future of Tibet.' New York Times Paul Brunton was one of a very small number of his generation to travel in India and Tibet so extensively at a time when very... more...

  • Mont Blanc et Aiguilles Rouges à skiby Anselme Baud

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 22.99

    Plus de 400 descentes à ski dans les massifs du Mont Blanc et des Aiguilles Rouges ! Le majestueux Mont Blanc figure parmi les plus grands sanctuaires mondiaux du ski. Il offre une fois l?hiver venu un éventail unique de pentes de rêve. Anselme Baud, guide de montagne et précurseur du ski extrême, nous invite à découvrir ce fabuleux terrain de... more...