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The Incidental Tourist

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The Incidental Tourist

Peter Doherty

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Join Nobel Prize winner Peter Doherty on his extraordinary adventures around... [more]

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A Letter from Paris: A true story of hidden art, lost romance, and family reclaimed

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A Letter from Paris: A true story of hidden art, lost romance, and family...

Louisa Deasey

Biography; Biography: literary; Memoirs; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Travel writing

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When Louisa Deasey receives a message from a French woman called Coralie, who has found a cache of letters in an attic, written... [more]

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Coasting

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Coasting

Jonathan Raban

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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The titles in the Textplus series, designed to reflect the changing nature of English Literature at advanced post-GCSE level,... [more]

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Arabia through the Looking Glass

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Arabia through the Looking Glass

Jonathan Raban

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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First published in 1979, Arabia is an exploration of the modern Middle East, from Earls Court and back again. [more]

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The Other

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The Other

Ryszard Kapuscinski

History; Travel writing

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The master of literary reportage reflects on the West's encounters with the non-European. [more]

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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

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

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

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This is Cuba: An American Journalist Under Castro's Shadow

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This is Cuba: An American Journalist Under Castro's Shadow

David Ariosto

History; Social & cultural history; Travel writing

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An exploration of Cuba's Cold War mindset and a people in the throes of transition, with tales of run-ins with spies, secret... [more]

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

James Aldred

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Climbing & mountaineering; Travel writing

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This is the story of a professional British tree climber, cameraman and adventurer, who has made a career out of travelling... [more]

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South

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South

Merlin Coverley

Literary studies: general; Social & cultural history; History of Western philosophy; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

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The South has long since cast its spell on our collective imagination. Writers and artists, from Goethe and Poe, to Gauguin,... [more]

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Eastern Horizons: Hitchhiking the Silk Road

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Eastern Horizons: Hitchhiking the Silk Road

Levison Wood

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Award-winning TV adventurer and travel writer's enthralling account of his youthful expedition to Central Asia. [more]

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Our Woman in Havana: Reporting Castro's Cuba

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Our Woman in Havana: Reporting Castro's Cuba

Sarah Rainsford

History; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; Politics & government; Travel writing

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A BBC correspondent's insight into a nation on the brink of change [more]

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Singapore Dream and Other Adventures: Travel Writings from an Asian Journey

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Singapore Dream and Other Adventures: Travel Writings from an Asian Journey...

Herman Hesse

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Hermann Hesse's voyage to the East Indies, recorded in journal entries and other writings translated into English for the... [more]

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Pub Yarns

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Pub Yarns

Colin Whelan

History; Travel writing

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Take a journey to some of the most memorable and extraordinary pubs in Australia. Each of these outstanding country, bush... [more]

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Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts who made man's first journey to the Moon

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Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts who made man's...

Robert Kurson

History of the Americas; The Cold War; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space; Expeditions

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Fifty years ago, Christmas 1968, Man first orbited the Moon. This book tells the inside story of that epic journey. [more]

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The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places

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The Immeasurable World: Journeys in Desert Places

William Atkins

Arid zones, deserts; The Earth: natural history general; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

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But for those whose call deserts home, the 'hideous blanks' described by explorers are rich in resources and significance.<br... [more]

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The Joys of Travel: And Stories That Illuminate Them

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The Joys of Travel: And Stories That Illuminate Them

Thomas Swick

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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A perceptive, old-school travel writer whose prose brings celebrated and... [more]

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Florence: A Traveller's Reader

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Florence: A Traveller's Reader

Edward Chaney

History of Art & Design Styles; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

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The rich and glorious past of one of the best loved cities in the world, Florence, is brought vividly to life for today's... [more]

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Hello, Shadowlands: Inside the Meth Fiefdoms, Rebel Hideouts and Bomb-Scarred Party Towns of Southeast Asia

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Hello, Shadowlands: Inside the Meth Fiefdoms, Rebel Hideouts and Bomb-Scarred...

Patrick Winn

Biography; Organised crime; Politics & government; Travel writing

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An expose of Southeast Asia's criminal underworld in the 21st century and its surprising links to the West. [more]

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Queen of the Sea: A History of Lisbon

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Queen of the Sea: A History of Lisbon

Barry Hatton

History; European history; Travel writing

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A dramatic and intimate portrait of one of the world's great cities. [more]

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Australia in 100 Places

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Australia in 100 Places

Australian Geographic

Photographs: collections; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Travel writing; Gift books

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At Australian Geographic we know Australia like the back of our hand. [more]

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In My Mind's Eye: A Thought Diary

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In My Mind's Eye: A Thought Diary

Jan Morris

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; Travel writing

Hardback

Riffing on cats and Brexit, the Royals and the annoyances of aging, the nonagenarian Jan Morris delights with her wickedly... [more]

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Trekking Beyond: Walk the world's epic trails

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Trekking Beyond: Walk the world's epic trails

Dave Costello, Billi Bierling, Damian Hall

Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Trekking Beyond takes you on a journey through the snow-capped peaks of the world's mountains, the sandy dunes of our deserts... [more]

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Tangier: A Literary Guide for Travellers

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Tangier: A Literary Guide for Travellers

Josh Shoemake

Literary companions; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Travel writing

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An edge city, poised at the northernmost tip of Africa, just nine miles across the Strait of Gibraltar from Europe and overlooking... [more]

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Bee Quest

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Bee Quest

Dave Goulson

Mathematics & Sciences; Insects (entomology); Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Apiculture (beekeeping); The natural world, country life & pets; Travel writing

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A hunt for the world's most elusive bees leads Dave Goulson from Poland to Patagonia as well as closer to home, amongst the... [more]

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