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Curiosities and Splendour: An anthology of classic travel literature

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Curiosities and Splendour: An anthology of classic travel literature

Lonely Planet

Anthologies (non-poetry); Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing; Advocate - Travel

Hardback

A collection of classic travel writing from great authors and adventurers, including Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain,... [more]

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Erebus: The Story of a Ship

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Erebus: The Story of a Ship

Michael Palin

Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

And he vividly recounts the experiences of the men who first stepped ashore on Antarctica's Victoria Land, and those who,... [more]

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Green Nomads Wild Places

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Green Nomads Wild Places

Bob Brown, Paul Thomas

Travel & holiday; Travel writing; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

Visit some of the most remote and beautiful places of south and west Australia in Green Nomads Wild Places, Bob Brown and... [more]

$45.00

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The Best Moment of Your Life: 100 Life-Changing Travel Experiences

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The Best Moment of Your Life: 100 Life-Changing Travel Experiences

Lonely Planet

Anthologies (non-poetry); Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

Familiar faces from the world of travel, plus Lonely Planet writers, share their most remarkable, poignant and memorable experiences... [more]

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50 Wonders of the World: A Visual Journey from Macchu Picchu to Angkor Wat

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50 Wonders of the World: A Visual Journey from Macchu Picchu to Angkor Wat...

Hugh Thomson

History of architecture; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

From Stonehenge to the Empire State Building, and from Angkor Wat to the Pyramids, this book surveys every continent to discover... [more]

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The Crossing of Antarctica: Original Photographs from the Epic Journey that Fulfilled Shackleton's Dream

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The Crossing of Antarctica: Original Photographs from the Epic Journey that...

George Lowe, Huw Lewis-Jones, Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Bt OBE

Individual photographers; Photographic reportage; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Hardback

A highly engaging and visually spectacular account of the first ever crossing of Antarctica. [more]

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Bradshaw's Handbook

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Bradshaw's Handbook

George Bradshaw

History; British & Irish history; Trains & railways: general interest; Classic travel writing

Hardback

Collector's item, landmark in the history of the tour guide, snapshot of Britain in the 1860s - Bradshaw's Handbook deserves... [more]

$25.95

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Venetian Navigators: The Voyages of the Zen Brothers to the Far North

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Venetian Navigators: The Voyages of the Zen Brothers to the Far North

Andrea di Robilant

History; Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge; Geographical discovery & exploration; Classic travel writing

Hardback

In the 14th century, Nicolo and Antonio Zen journeyed from Venice up the North Atlantic, encountering warrior princes, fighting... [more]

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The Debatable Land: The Lost World Between Scotland and England

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The Debatable Land: The Lost World Between Scotland and England

Graham Robb

History; British & Irish history; Historical geography; Travel writing; Advocate - History

Paperback

Sunday Times top-ten bestselling author Graham Robb turns his attention on his homeland for the first time in this beautifully-written... [more]

$19.99

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Not a Hazardous Sport: Misadventures of an Anthropologist in Indonesia

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Not a Hazardous Sport: Misadventures of an Anthropologist in Indonesia

Nigel Barley

Social & cultural anthropology; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

Not a Hazardous Sport provides a magnificent end to a trilogy of anthropological journeys that began with The Innocent Anthropologist... [more]

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Requiem with Yellow Butterflies: A Memoir

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Requiem with Yellow Butterflies: A Memoir

James Halford

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

An Australian writer and a Mexican scientist fall in love reading great Latin American books aloud. But it takes a decade... [more]

$26.99

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Stranger Country

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Stranger Country

Monica Tan

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing; Advocate - Travel

Paperback

'Will I ever really belong to this country? As a Chinese Australian? As a non-Indigenous Australian?... I was 32 years old... [more]

$32.99

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The Existential Englishman: Paris Among the Artists

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The Existential Englishman: Paris Among the Artists

Michael Peppiatt

Memoirs; History; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Travel writing

Hardback

A love letter to Paris and a memoir of a life spent at its bohemian heart, rich with adventures, misadventures and the beauty... [more]

$47.99

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The Meaning of Rice: And Other Tales from the Belly of Japan

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The Meaning of Rice: And Other Tales from the Belly of Japan

Michael Booth

Food & society; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

**Shortlisted for the 2017 Andre Simon Food and Drink Book Awards****Shortlisted for the 2018 Fortnum & Mason Food Book Award**'The... [more]

$22.99

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Up: My Life's Journey to the Top of Everest

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Up: My Life's Journey to the Top of Everest

Ben Fogle

Climbing & mountaineering; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

My eyes lifted to the horizon and the unmistakable snowy outline of Everest.<br... [more]

$34.99

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Tanpinar's 'Five Cities'

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Tanpinar's 'Five Cities'

Ahmed Hamdi Tanpinar, Ruth Christie

Biography; Classic travel writing

Paperback

In `Five Cities' (`Bes Sehir'), Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar focuses on cities significant in Anatolian history and his own emotional... [more]

$15.95

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The Best of A. A. Gill

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The Best of A. A. Gill

Adrian Gill

Reportage & collected journalism; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Travel writing

Paperback

A selection of the very best writing by A. A. Gill, 'by miles the most brilliant journalist of our age' (Lynn Barber). [more]

$22.99

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Arabia: A Journey Through The Heart of the Middle East

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Arabia: A Journey Through The Heart of the Middle East

Levison Wood

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

The award-winning TV adventurer and travel writer's enthralling account of his expedition around the Arabian Peninsula [more]

$32.99

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Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture

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Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture...

Iain Sinclair

Architecture; Architectural structure & design; Social & cultural history; Public health & preventive medicine; Human geography; Travel writing

Paperback

Buildings shape our lives and our health. They affect how we sleep, work, socialise and even breathe. They can isolate us,... [more]

$29.99

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Beneath Another Sky: A Global Journey into History

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Beneath Another Sky: A Global Journey into History

Norman Davies

History; General & world history; Travel writing

Paperback

After decades of writing about European history, Norman Davies embarked upon an extended journey that took him round the world.... [more]

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Ottoman Odyssey: Travels through a Lost Empire: Shortlisted for the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year Award

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Ottoman Odyssey: Travels through a Lost Empire: Shortlisted for the Stanford...

Alev Scott

Regional & national history; Religion & politics; Geopolitics; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

A journey across the former Ottoman Empire reveals the legacy of its influence on people from the Balkans to the Levant, and... [more]

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Hippie

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Hippie

Paulo Coelho

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fiction in translation; Travel writing

Paperback

In the famous Dam Square in Amsterdam he finds young people playing music, while discussing sexual liberation, the expansion... [more]

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The Bucket List Nature: 1000 Incredible Adventures in the Natural World

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The Bucket List Nature: 1000 Incredible Adventures in the Natural World...

Kath Stathers

The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

The Bucket List: Nature takes readers on a global journey of the world's most amazing wildlife, visiting forests, deserts,... [more]

$39.99

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Swiss Watching: Inside the Land of Milk and Money

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Swiss Watching: Inside the Land of Milk and Money

Diccon Bewes

European history; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

A brand new edition of the international bestseller. Swiss Watching is a fascinating journey around Switzerland that goes... [more]

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The Rhine: Following Europe's Greatest River from Amsterdam to the Alps

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The Rhine: Following Europe's Greatest River from Amsterdam to the Alps...

Ben Coates

European history; Physical geography & topography; Cycling; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Ben Coates, author of Why the Dutch are Different, cycles the Rhine river from mouth to source, discovering the mark it makes... [more]

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