Books in category Travel – United States

  • Nevada Place Names

    Nevada Place Names
    Helen S. Carlson

    A compendium of Nevada place names, filled with folklore, legend and obscure facts. It examines the history and origin of names like Bloody Run, Dead Peak, Burning Moscow and Physic Spring.

  • America by River and Rail

    America by River and Rail
    William Ferguson

    Originally published in 1856, William Ferguson's America by River and Rail is a diary of his impressions of his travels along the East coast, out to the states of Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and Michigan, and through Montreal and Quebec.

  • Trials of the Monkey

    Trials of the Monkey
    Matthew Chapman

    " Trials of the Monkey combines travel writing and reportage, as Chapman records his encounters in the South, with history and the accidental memoir of a man full of mid-life doubts in a genre-breaking first book that is darkly funny, …

  • Moon Colorado

    Moon Colorado
    Steve Knopper

    Steve Knopper shares his insider knowledge of Colorado, covering sights and activities ranging from skiing at one of the state's twenty-five resorts to catching a show at the famed Red Rocks Amphitheatre, widely considered the best outdoor …

  • Hiking North America s Great Western Volcanoes

    Hiking North America’s Great Western Volcanoes
    Tom Prisciantelli

    His research for this book took him along that path. The author and his wife live in a solar-powered adobe home in northern New Mexico, in full view and respect for one of the volcanoes about which this book was written.

  • J Aime New York 2nd Edition

    J’Aime New York, 2nd Edition
    Eloise A. Brière

    A guide to the important but half-forgotten chapters of New York State’s French history.

  • Complete Guide to the National Park Lodges

    Complete Guide to the National Park Lodges
    Kay Scott, Kay L. Scott

    Guide to U.S. national park lodges and accommodations. Includes maps, detailed information on rooms, rates, activities, food, wheelchair accessibility, and little known historical facts about the lodges.

  • Newcomer s Handbook for Moving to and Living in Minneapolis St Paul

    Newcomer’s Handbook for Moving to and Living in Minneapolis – St. Paul
    Elizabeth Caperton-Halvorson

    Extensively updated and revised for 2006, this 456-page new edition maintains its strong focus on the Twin Cities, but expands greatly its coverage of the entire region.

  • Elvis Presley Memphis

    Elvis Presley: Memphis
    Mark Bernardo

    Weaving the story of the King's personal and public life with detailed descriptions of the locations in Memphis that served as the setting for his musical education and evolution, this pop culture guide offers a refreshingly even-handed …

  • Hiking North Carolina

    Hiking North Carolina
    Randy Johnson

    Features: Guaranteed binding—if this binding fails, the publisher will replace the book for freeAccurate directions to the trailheadDetailed trail descriptions, and GPS-compatible trail mapsDifficulty ratings, elevation gains, and more …

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