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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, Ranulph Fiennes

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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The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos

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The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos

Patrick Leigh Fermor

Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

Paperback

The long-awaited final volume of the trilogy by Patrick Leigh Fermor - hailed as the greatest travel writer of his generation.... [more]

$24.99

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Neither Here, Nor There: Travels in Europe

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Neither Here, Nor There: Travels in Europe

Bill Bryson

Humour; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Bill Bryson's first travel book, The Lost Continent, was unanimously acclaimed as one of the funniest books in years. [more]

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Mother of God: An Extraordinary Journey Into the Uncharted Tributaries of the Western Amazon

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Mother of God: An Extraordinary Journey Into the Uncharted Tributaries of...

Paul Rosolie

Biography: general; Forests, rainforests; Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Travel writing

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The explorer and conservationist relives his amazing odyssey exploring the heart of the most biodiversity-rich place on the... [more]

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The Grand Tour: Letters and Photographs from the British Empire Expedition 1922

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The Grand Tour: Letters and Photographs from the British Empire Expedition...

Agatha Christie

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Classic travel writing

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Unpublished for 90 years, Agatha Christie's extensive and evocative letters and photographs from her year-long round-the-world... [more]

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Destination Cambodia

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Destination Cambodia

Walter Mason

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Join intrepid traveller, Walter Mason - author of Destination Saigon - on a colourful adventure to one of the world's hottest... [more]

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Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure

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Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure

Artemis Cooper

Biography; Biography: general; Classic travel writing

Paperback

The authorized biography shortlisted for Waterstones Book of the Year, the National Book Awards and the Costa Biography Award... [more]

$22.99

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The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot

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The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot

Robert Macfarlane

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Written by a nature writer who was shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson prize 2012, this title offers an exploration of the... [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

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

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

Mark Adams

History; Travel writing

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

$23.99

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Hobart

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Hobart

Peter Timms

History; Travel writing

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

$29.99

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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

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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

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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 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]

$49.99

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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]

$27.99

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Greece on my Wheels

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Greece on my Wheels

Edward Enfield

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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

$27.99

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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]

$19.99

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Finding George Orwell in Burma

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Finding George Orwell in Burma

Emma Larkin

History; Travel writing

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

$22.99

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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]

$29.99

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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]

$24.99

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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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Almost French

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Almost French

Sarah Turnbull

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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'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]

$19.99

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A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush

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A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush

Eric Newby

Travel & holiday; Travel writing; Classic travel writing

Paperback

A classic of travel writing, `A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush' is Eric Newby's iconic account of his journey through one of... [more]

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Great British Railway Journeys

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Great British Railway Journeys

Charlie Bunce

Trains & railways: general interest; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

The Sunday Times Bestseller A glorious insight into Britain over the last 150 years - its history, landscape... [more]

$54.99

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