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Thrilling Cities

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Thrilling Cities

Ian Fleming

Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

Paperback

On November 2nd armed with a sheaf of visas...one suitcase...and my typewriter, I left humdrum London for the thrilling cities... [more]

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A Hero of Our Time

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A Hero of Our Time

Mikhail Lermontov

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Fiction in translation; Classic travel writing

Paperback

In A Hero of Our Time, the first great Russian novel, a young officer, passionate and world-weary, is posted to the Caucasus... [more]

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Everest

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Everest

Ammonite Press

Photographs: collections; Climbing & mountaineering; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Hardback

To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the first successful ascent of Mount Everest on 29th May, 1953, by Edmund Hillary and... [more]

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Turn Right At Machu Picchu:Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time

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Turn Right At Machu Picchu:Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time...

Mark Adams

History; Travel writing

Paperback

What happens when an unadventurous adventure writer tries to re-create the original expedition to Machu Picchu? In 1911, Hiram... [more]

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Hobart

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Hobart

Peter Timms

History; Travel writing

Hardback

In this updated edition, Peter Timms leads us on a journey through his adopted city of Hobart, Australia‚??s smallest, most... [more]

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The Tao of Travel

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The Tao of Travel

Paul Theroux

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

Paperback

A compendium of travel writing from a master traveller. Part philosophical guide, part miscellany, part reminiscence, it celebrates... [more]

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The Unlikely Voyage of Jack de Crow

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The Unlikely Voyage of Jack de Crow

A. J. Mackinnon

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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'A couple of quiet weeks sailing the River Severn was the intention. Somehow things got out of hand - a year later I had... [more]

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To a Mountain in Tibet

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To a Mountain in Tibet

Colin Thubron

Spirituality & religious experience; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

Paperback

TOP TEN BESTSELLERMount Kailas is the most sacred of the world's mountains - holy to one fifth of humanity. Having recently... [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]

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Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide full edition

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Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide full edition

History; Trains & railways: general interest; Classic travel writing

Hardback

A guide to Europe's rail network on the very brink of the First World War. Published in 1913, it is divided into three sections:... [more]

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Ibn Fadlan and the Land of Darkness: Arab Travellers in the Far North

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Ibn Fadlan and the Land of Darkness: Arab Travellers in the Far North

Ibn Fadlan

Geographical discovery & exploration; Classic travel writing

Paperback

Between the ninth and fourteenth centuries, Arab travellers such as Ibn Fadlan journeyed widely and frequently into the far... [more]

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Greece on my Wheels

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Greece on my Wheels

Edward Enfield

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Fired by an enthusiasm for all things Greek, Edward Enfield mounts his trusty Raleigh to follow in the footsteps of such notable... [more]

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Tokyo on Foot: Travels in the Citys Most Colorful Neighborhoods

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Tokyo on Foot: Travels in the Citys Most Colorful Neighborhoods

Florent Chavouet

Travel writing; Languages & ESL

Paperback

A graphic memoir and sketchbook, with hand-drawn maps [more]

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Finding George Orwell in Burma

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Finding George Orwell in Burma

Emma Larkin

History; Travel writing

Paperback

A brilliant political travelogue that uses Burma to explain Orwell and Orwell to explain what life is really like under the... [more]

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Geek in Japan: Discovering the Land of Manga Anime, Zen and the Tea Ceremony

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Geek in Japan: Discovering the Land of Manga Anime, Zen and the Tea Ceremony...

Hector Garcia

Travel writing; Languages & ESL

Paperback

A playful traveler's guide to Japan [more]

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Landfalls: On the Edge of Islam from Zanzibar to the Alhambra

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Landfalls: On the Edge of Islam from Zanzibar to the Alhambra

Tim Mackintosh-Smith

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Tim Mackintosh-Smith concludes his travels in the footsteps of Moroccan traveller Ibn Battutah across the 'worlds beyond the... [more]

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Almost French

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Almost French

Sarah Turnbull

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

'This isn't like me. I'm not the sort of girl who crosses continents to meet up with a man she hardly knows. Paris hadn't... [more]

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America

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America

Jean Baudrillard

Philosophy; Cultural studies; Travel writing

Paperback

New edition of this classic study of the US, with a new introduction by Geoff Dyer. [more]

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Bicycle Diaries

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Bicycle Diaries

David Byrne

Cycling; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Since the early 1980s, David Byrne has been riding a bicycle as his principal means of transportation in New York City. From... [more]

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The Lost City of Z: A Legendary British Explorer's Deadly Quest to Uncover the Secrets of the Amazon

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The Lost City of Z: A Legendary British Explorer's Deadly Quest to Uncover...

David Grann

Travel & holiday; Expeditions

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Sydney

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Sydney

Delia Falconer

History; Travel writing

Hardback

Intertwines novelist Delia Falconer's own stories with the city's historical and literary past, showing how the city has evolved... [more]

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Bangkok Days

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Bangkok Days

Lawrence Osborne

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Tourists come to Bangkok for many reasons: a night of love, a stay in a luxury hotel, or simply to disappear for a while.... [more]

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La Bella Lingua: My Love Affair with Italy and the most Enchanting Language in the World

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La Bella Lingua: My Love Affair with Italy and the most Enchanting Language...

Dianne Hales

Biography: general; Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

For anyone who has ever travelled to Italy or simply dreams of going there one day, the fantasy of living la dolce vita is... [more]

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Full Tilt: Ireland to India with a Bicycle

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Full Tilt: Ireland to India with a Bicycle

Dervla Murphy

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Based on her daily diary, this is Dervla Murphy's account of her ride, in 1963, across frozen Europe and through Persia and... [more]

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Destination Saigon: Adventures in Vietnam

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Destination Saigon: Adventures in Vietnam

Walter Mason

Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Travel writing

Paperback

Get a taste of the real Vietnam and its people on a sometimes funny, always fascinating journey from the bustling cities to... [more]

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