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The best women's travel writing 2010 : true stories from around the world

Author: Stephanie Elizondo Griest
Publisher: Palo Alto : Travelers' Tales, ©2010.
Series: Travelers' Tales guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"The Best Women's Travel Writing 2010 is the sixth book in an annual series that presents stimulating, inspiring, and uplifting adventures from women who have traveled to the ends of the earth to discover new places, peoples, and facets of themselves. The common threads connecting these stories are a woman's perspective and fresh, compelling storytelling to make the reader laugh, weep, wish she were there, or be  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Travel writing
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephanie Elizondo Griest
ISBN: 193236174X 9781932361742
OCLC Number: 426814796
Notes: "ISSN 1553-054X"--Title page verso.
Awards: Commended for Independent Publisher Book Awards (Travel Essays) 2010
Description: xvii, 291 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction / Stephanie Elizondo Griest --
The suffer fest / Mary Caperton Morton --
Not-surfing New Zealand / Colette O'Connor --
The heat seeker / Alison Stein Wellner --
In the half-light / Jennifer Percy --
Design a vagina / Johanna Gohmann --
Bosnian blues / Landon Spencer --
Grinding saffron / Beebe Bahrami --
Woman in the wild / Laura Katers --
The first day / Jennifer De Leon --
Winter with dogs / Erika Connor --
The angel of repose / Marcy Gordon --
Siliguri / Megan Lyles --
To Italy, for family / Valerie Conners --
The moustache brothers of Mandalay / Shauna Sweeney --
Breaking frontiers / Maliha Masood --
Language lessons / Christine Buckley --
Holy in the land / Deborah Milstein --
White lade scrubbing / Sara Bathum --
An ode to b-cups / Heather Poole --
Bali birth / Liz Sinclair --
Tea in Kabul / Diane LeBow --
I regret eating the caterpillars / A. Kendra Greene --
Desert queen / Diane Caldwell --
Madonna and Mr. Hu / Kellen Zale --
Riding the rails with Mother Teresa / Laurie Weed --
Wanderlust / Elisabeth Eaves --
Viajera Loca / Marisa Handler.
Series Title: Travelers' Tales guides.
Other Titles: Travelers' tales
Responsibility: edited by Stephanie Elizondo Griest.

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