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The best travel writing. Volume 10 : true stories from around the world

Author: James O'Reilly; Larry Habegger; Sean O'Reilly; Donald W George
Publisher: Palo Alto, California : Travelers' Tales, an imprint of Solas House, Inc., [2015] ©2015
Series: Travelers' Tales guides.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Essay : EnglishView all editions and formats
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<Div>The Best Travel Writing, Volume 10 is the latest in the annual Travelers' Tales series launched in 2004 to celebrate the world's best travel writing — from Nobel Prize winners to emerging new writers. The points of view and perspectives are global, and themes encompass high adventure, spiritual growth, romance, hilarity and misadventure, service to humanity, and encounters with exotic cuisines and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
O'Reilly, James, 1953-
Best travel writing. Volume 10
(OCoLC)862038231
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James O'Reilly; Larry Habegger; Sean O'Reilly; Donald W George
ISBN: 9781609520885 1609520882
OCLC Number: 903535455
Description: 1 online resource (350 pages)
Contents: Publisher's preface / James O'Reilly --
Introduction / Don George --
Friends who don't bite / Jill K. Robinson (Namibia) --
The vanishing art of losing your way / Sarah Colleen Coury (USA) --
The Marco chronicles: to Rome, without love / Elizabeth Geoghegan (Italy) --
What is that thing? / Michael Coolen (The Gambia) --
Inside the tower / Keith Skinner (California) --
Notes into lines / Hannah Sheldon-Dean (Czech Republic) --
Into the hills / Matthew Cropmton (India) --
Show me, Shouyu / Kelly Luce (Japan) --
Fish trader Ray / Lisa Alpine (Colombia) --
My first trip to the homeland / Tania Amochaev (Russia) --
The tea in me / Bill Giebler (India) --
Code 500 / Stephanie Elizondo Griest (Texas) --
Diego forever / Kelly Chastain (Spain) --
Woman rain / Katherine Jamieson (Guyana) --
The crap between the love and us / Dayna Brayshaw (At sea) --
Neil and I / Gary Buslik (Europe) --
From the ashes / James Michael Dorsey (Cambodia) --
Ohio house tour / V. Hansmann (Ohio) --
I have a problem with the blood of a woman / Stephanie Glaser (Paris) --
Surfing the millennia / Jeff Greenwald (Utah) --
Feliz cumpleaños / Lavinia Spalding (Cuba) --
Biko / Ken Matusow (South Africa) --
Storykeepers / Erin Byrne (Paris) --
In search of Dylan Thomas / Michael Shapiro (Wales) --
Found / Ben Aultman-Moore (Slovakia) --
Southern sandstone / Jessica Normandeau (Kentucky) --
The bloom of cancer / Amy Gigi Alexander (USA) --
The Lapham Longshot / Peter Valing (New York City) --
Into the cold / Marcia DeSanctis (Sweden) --
Acknowledgments --
About the editors.
Series Title: Travelers' Tales guides.
Responsibility: edited by James O'Reilly, Larry Habegger, and Sean O'Reilly ; introduction by Don George.

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An annual collection of the best travel writing of the year from big names in travel literature and emerging new writers. It presents points of view and perspectives that are global, and themes  Read more...

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