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Rough Guides (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,410 works in 2,440 publications in 1 language and 78,930 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Biography‚Ä°vDictionaries  History 
Roles: Publisher, Editor, 475
Classifications: DU95, 915.930444
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Most widely held works by Rough Guides (Firm)
The rough guide to the iPad by Peter Buckley( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in an enjoyably fresh and accessible way. (The Rough Guide to iPods, iTunes & music online) The Independent
The rough guide to Australia by Margo Daly( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rough Guide to Australia is the indispensable travel companion to this vast, stunning, totally unique destination. Whether you're making a bee-line for the beaches, stepping out on a wine tour, heading-off on an Outback adventure or packing it all into one trip of a lifetime, The Rough Guide to Australia has everything you'll ever need on where to go and how to get there. This guide is packed with practical information on once-in-a-life-time experiences: spotting crocs in Kakadu National Park, following the Ocean Road along Victoria's spectacularly rugged coast, shooting the rapids of Tasmania's Franklin River and hiking Carnavon Gorge to gaze at ancient Aboriginal art. Our dedicated authors have scoured the country finding you the best spots to catch a band in Melbourne, view contemporary art in Sydney and savour seafood in Perth, and of course they've listed great places to stay for every budget, loads of shopping, and where to find the wildest parties. Plus there's clear mapping and loads of background information on wildlife, history, music, festivals and Aboriginal culture. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Australia
The rough guide to Scotland by Rob Humphreys( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveler's guide to Scotland, providing maps and detailed information on cities, accommodations, dining, shopping, sights, and landmarks, featuring tips to cross-country ski through the Cairngorm mountains, and including a list of thirty things "not to miss."
The Rough Guide to film by Jessica Winter( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arranged by director it covers the top moguls, mavericks and studio stalwarts of every era, genre and region. Reviews of thousands of the greatest movies ever made, profiles of over eight hundred directors and more
The rough guide to Scottish Highlands & Islands by Rob Humphreys( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A travel guide to Scottish Highlands & Islands. It includes reviews of all the best accommodation and home-grown, fresh eating options for all budgets will all ensure that you maximize your time in this, the most part of Scotland
Ultimate adventures : a rough guide to adventure travel : [the world's best outdoor travel experiences] by Greg Witt( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Ultimate Adventures: A Rough Guide to Adventure Travel features adventures for all travelers, including "soft" experiences for those testing their bravery levels and extreme adventures for adrenalin junkies, each rated by physical, psychological, skill and wow factor! Whether your appetite for adrenalin takes you to arctic freezes, ocean depths or sweltering deserts, this book will tell you the how, why and when to plan your ultimate adventure. Experienced tour leader and trekker extraordinaire, Greg Witt brings cultural sensitivity and humor, as well as concise practical information. The guide is packed with maps & safety advice and includes information on all the best local guides. Make the most of your time on Earth with this spectacular foray into world adventures
The Rough guide to China by David Leffman( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sheer breadth of what you can experience in China and the speed of its transformation make it a destination impossible to ignore and essential to visit. From sophisticated cities such as Shanghai, to the famed Terracotta Army or the mighty Yangzi River, this is a country that thrills and beguiles
The rough guide to Thailand by Paul Gray( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition provides details of all the best places to stay, eat and drink in Bangkok, to suit every budget. It contains up-to-date information on excursions around the city, including trips to the grandiose ruins of Ayutthaya and the war sights along the River Kwai. It also looks at Bangkok's culture and history
The rough guide to the USA by Samantha Cook( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broaden your horizons and explore every state in the USA, using the clearest maps of any guide. Choose where to go and what to see, inspired by dozens of photos. Read expert background on everything from hydrothermal activity in Yellowstone National Park to food and festivals in Louisiana's Cajun Country
The rough guide to Norway by Phil Lee( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A budget guide to traveling in Norway that discusses the history of the country, transportation, money, and other topics; and provides information on accommodations, dining, nightlife, and major attractions
The rough guide to Sicily by Robert Andrews( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new-look Rough Guide to Sicily - now in full colour throughout - is the ultimate travel guide to the Mediterranean's most captivating island. You can discover the highlights of Sicily through stunning photography, colour coded street maps, and detailed listings of hotels, B&Bs, campsites, restaurants, cafes and bars. You can climb the active volcanoes of Etna, Stromboli and Vulcano; laze on unspoilt beaches; dive the waters of Ustica and the Aeolian islands; see the ancient Greek temples of Agrigento, Segesta and Selinunte, and the world's first bikinis at the Roman Villa of Piazza Armerina. Sample the streetfood of Palermo, the markets of Catania and the island city of Siracusa, and follow in the footsteps of TV detective Montalbano, to the glorious Baroque towns of the Val di Noto. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Sicily
World party : the Rough Guide to the world's best festivals( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated guide to celebrations and festivals around the world spotlights more than one hundred of the world's greatest events, accompanied by information on the history and culture of each festival and its location
The rough guide to London by Rob Humphreys( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A travel guidebook to London. Recommends accommodations, restaurants and attractions for various budgets
The rough guide to Spain by Simon Baskett( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With 30 years experience and our trademark 'tell it like it is' writing style, this guide cover all the basics with practical, on-the-ground details, full-colour throughout, as well as unmissable alternatives to the usual must-see sights in Spain
The Rough Guide to the Philippines by David Dalton( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information for traveling in the Philippines, including travel tips, recommended accommodations, historic sites, and annual events
The rough guide to Nepal by James McConnachie( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors provide a comprehensive handbook for independent travel in this beautiful country. It features the sights in Nepal, available accommodation and restaurants, practical advice on trekking and much more
The rough guide to Rome by Martin Dunford( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive guide to visiting Rome that provides information on accommodations, restaurants, shopping, entertainment, transportation, outdoor activities, and sights; and offers maps and trip-planning advice
The rough guide to Sweden by James Proctor( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let -- Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to SwedenNow available in ePub format
The rough guide to Cuba by Fiona McAuslan( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Providing coverage of Cuba's major urban centres, this guide presents accounts of destinations both on and off the beaten track and how to get there. Tips on Cuban slang, local customs and advice from a tourist perspective are also included
The rough guide to India by David Abram( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A travel guide to India
 
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The rough guide to AustraliaThe rough guide to ScotlandThe Rough Guide to filmThe rough guide to Scottish Highlands & IslandsUltimate adventures : a rough guide to adventure travel : [the world's best outdoor travel experiences]The Rough guide to ChinaThe rough guide to ThailandThe rough guide to the USA