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Best travel writing (v.9) : True stories from around the world.

Author: James O'Reilly
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Travelers' tales, incorpo, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Part of the annual "Travelers' Tales" series that was launched in 2004 to celebrate the world's best travel writing, this title offers perspectives that are global, and themes that encompass high  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James O'Reilly
ISBN: 1609520572 9781609520571
OCLC Number: 828863350
Awards: Commended for IndieFab awards (Travel Essays) 2012
Contents: Machine generated contents note: The Offer that Refused Me / Marcia DeSanctis --
Rabies / John Calderazzo --
Vanishing Vienna / Peter Wortsman --
Mysterious Fast Mumble / Bruce Berger --
Spirals: Memoir of a Celtic Soul / Erin Byrne --
A Chip off the Old Bloc / David Farley --
Seal Seeking / Anna Wexler --
Precious Metal: Me and My Nobel / Tom Miller --
The Babushkas of Chernobyl / Holly Morris --
How I Got My Oh-la-la / Colette O'Connor --
The Ghosts of Alamos / Lavinia Spalding --
Engagement Ceremony / Carol Severino --
My Black Boots / Juliet Eastland --
Zombies on Kilimanjaro / Tim Ward Tanzania --
Traveling to Mary / Amy Weldon --
Hiking Grizzly Country-Or Not / John Flinn --
Escape / Gary Buslik --
Mahnmal / Mardith J. Louisell --
Desert Convoy / Erika Connor --
The Land of T.M.I. / A.E. Baer --
Six Syllables / Angie Chuang --
Catalina / Matthew Gavin --
Caribbean Two-Step / Connor Gorry --
Notes on My Father / Kate McCahill --
Where Things Happen / Pat Ryan. Contents note continued: Negrita / Richard Sterling --
What the Trees Try to Tell Us We Are / Jessica Wilson.

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"Travelers' Tales books luxuriate in that complicated, beautiful, shadowy place where the best stories begin, and the most compelling characters roam free." (ForeWord Magazine) "Here in these pages Read more...

 
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