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In an Antique Land: History in the Guise of a Traveler's Tale

In an Antique Land

History in the Guise of a Traveler's Tale

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2011)
15,25 €

Once upon a time an Indian writer named Amitav Ghosh set out an Indian slave, name unknown, who some...

French Lessons: Adventures with Knife, Fork, and Corkscrew

French Lessons

Adventures with Knife, Fork, and Corkscrew

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2003)
11,73 €

A delightful, delicious, and best-selling account of the gustatory pleasures to be found throughout...

Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War

Confederates in the Attic

Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2010)
11,73 €

National Bestseller  For all who remain intrigued by the legacy of the Civil War -- reenactors,...

Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle

Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes

Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2008)
12,91 €

A riveting account of the astonishing experiences and discoveries made by linguist Daniel Everett...

The Lady and the Monk: Four Seasons in Kyoto

The Lady and the Monk

Four Seasons in Kyoto

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2011)
15,25 €

When Pico Iyer decided to go to Kyoto and live in a monastery, he did so to learn about Zen Buddhism...

Bayou Farewell: The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast

Bayou Farewell

The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2007)
10,55 €

The Cajun coast of Louisiana is home to a way of life as unique, complex, and beautiful as the...

Mississippi: An American Journey

Mississippi

An American Journey

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2008)
9,38 €

To most Americans, Mississippi is not a state but a scar, the place where segregation took its...

Greetings from Bury Park (Blinded by the Light Movie Tie-In)
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2009)
11,73 €

The inspiration for the smash Sundance hit, soon to be a major motion picture, "Blinded by the...

Shutting Out the Sun: How Japan Created Its Own Lost Generation

Shutting Out the Sun

How Japan Created Its Own Lost Generation

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2009)
15,25 €

The world’s second-wealthiest country, Japan once seemed poised to overtake America. But its failure...

Goodbye to a River: A Narrative
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2010)
15,25 €

In the 1950s, a series of dams was proposed along the Brazos River in north-central Texas. For John...