Books in category Travel – Essays & Travelogues

  • Viajes de agua IV

    Viajes de agua IV
    Francisco Armijo de Castro

    Se trata de un libro de libros, en el que se reúnen los comentarios de decenas de viajeros que recorrieron a lo largo de cinco siglos los que hemos dado en llamar Territorios del Quijote en la Mancha.

  • Zwischen Walen und Windeln am Ende der Welt

    Zwischen Walen und Windeln am Ende der Welt
    Detlef A. Huber

    Und wo bitte gibt’s hier anständiges Brot? Kreuz und quer reisen Detlef und Diana mit ihren kleinen Kindern Klara (5) und Thilo (3) im Allrad-Wohnmobil „Paco“ (20) durch Südamerika.

  • Come Tell Me How You Live An Archaeological Memoir

    Come, Tell Me How You Live: An Archaeological Memoir
    Agatha Christie

    Agatha Christie’s personal memoirs about her travels to Syria and Iraq in the 1930s with her archaeologist husband Max Mallowan, where she worked on the digs and wrote some of her most evocative novels.

  • Sailing in Grandfather s Wake

    Sailing in Grandfather’s Wake
    Ian Tew

    Ian Tew was born into a seafaring family and leaned to sail at the age of seven.

  • Alone Across the Arctic

    Alone Across the Arctic
    Pam Flowers, Ann Dixon

    ALONE ACROSS THE ARCTIC chronicles this astounding expedition. For an entire year, Pam Flowers and her dogs made this epic journey across North America arctic coast.

  • Rain

    Rain
    Melissa Harrison

    In Rain, Melissa Harrison explores our relationship with the weather as she follows the course of four rain showers, in four seasons, across Wicken Fen, Shropshire, the Darent Valley and Dartmoor.

  • Romantic Geographies

    Romantic Geographies
    Amanda Gilroy

    As the essays demonstrate, romantic travelers went to war zones and imperial frontiers; they reported on hotels and health spas; their concerns included ethnography, medicine, politics, and aesthetics.

  • Cuba Hot and Cold

    Cuba, Hot and Cold
    Tom Miller

    "A collection of renowned travel writer Tom Miller's best musings on the history and culture of Cuba"–Provided by publisher.

  • Wildwood

    Wildwood
    Roger Deakin

    Here, published for the first time in the United States, is the last book by Roger Deakin, famed British nature writer and icon of the environmentalist movement.

  • Our Old Home

    Our Old Home
    Nathaniel Hawthorne

    This volume collects a series of essays and sketches that Hawthorne penned during his stay abroad. They offer keen insight into the differences between the two cultures and the ultimately illusory nature of the idea of "home."

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