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2013 : Berlin :DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide:

"DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Berlin" will lead you straight to the very best on offer. Whether you're looking for the things not to miss at the Top 10 sights, or want to find the best nightspot..

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2014 Rough Guide to China

The Rough Guide to China is the definitive guide to this fascinating nation, with precise maps and detailed coverage of all the country's best attractions. This book will help you delve into China's g..

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2015 DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: USA

DK Eyewitness USA travel guide will lead you straight to the best attractions this fascinating country has on offer. Packed with photographs, illustrations and detailed maps discover the USA region-by..

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50 Greatest Train Journeys of the World

Whether you're on the Orient Express or the Inverness to Wick and Thurso route traversing some of the wildest country in Britain, train travel affords a vision of the world like no other. From the mo..

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50 Greatest Wonders of the World

Award-winning travel writer Aaron Millar reveals the greatest wonders of the world and the insider secrets on how to see them at their awe-inspiring best. Featuring selections from around the globe, ..

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A Traveller's Year: 365 Days Of Travel Writing in Diaries, Journals and Letters
A Walk in the Woods

The longest continuous footpath in the world, the Appalachian Trail stretches along the East Coast of the United States, from Georgia to Maine, through some of the most arresting and celebrated landsc..

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A Winter's Paddle: Sea Kayaking Around the South Island

A Long Cold Paddle is the story of a journey around the coast of New Zealand's South Island during winter. Inspired by a three-month sea kayak journey through Fiordland, 23-year-old Tara Mulvany set o..

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Africa Solo: My World Record Race from Cairo to Cape Town

In the spring of 2015, Mark Beaumont set out from the bustling heart of Cairo on his latest world record attempt - solo, the length of Africa, intending to ride to Cape Town in under 50 days. Seven ye..

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Africa Solo: My World Record Race from Cairo to Cape Town

SHORTLISTED FOR ADVENTURE TRAVEL BOOK OF THE YEAR. In the spring of 2015, Mark Beaumont set out from the bustling heart of Cairo on his latest world record attempt - solo, the length of Africa, intend..

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Africa: Altered States, Ordinary Miracles

A revised and updated edition of the landmark book about the miraculous continent by the finest living Africa correspondent. Every time you try to say 'Africa is...' the words crumble and break. From..

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Aller Retour New York

"New York is an aquarium...where there are nothing but hell benders and lungfish and slimy, snag-toothed groupers and sharks." In 1935, Henry Miller set off from his adopted home, Paris, to revisit hi..

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Almost Nearly Perfect People

The whole world wants to learn the secrets of Nordic exceptionalism: Why are the Danes the happiest people in the world, despite having the highest taxes? If the Finns really have the best education s..

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Almost Nearly Perfect People: Behind the Myth of the Scandinavian Utopia

The Danes are the happiest people in the world, and pay the highest taxes. 'Neutral' Sweden is one of the biggest arms manufacturers in the world. Finns have the largest per capita gun ownership after..

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Amazing Story of the Man Who Cycled from India to Europe for Love

Pradyumna Kumar, aka PK, was born into a poor, untouchable family in a small village in eastern India. Throughout his childhood he kept a palm leaf bearing an astrologer's prophecy: 'You will marry a ..

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American Journeys

Only in America - the most powerful democracy on earth, home to the best and worst of everything - are the most extreme contradictions possible. In a series of journeys, acclaimed author Don Watson se..

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An Englishman Aboard: Discovering France in a Rowing Boat

From the author of Pardon My French and A Certain Je Ne Sais Quoi, this is the charming and hilariously funny story of one man's attempt to travel the entire length of the Seine by boat. When Charles ..

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An Englishman Aboard: Discovering France in a Rowing Boat

From the author of Pardon My French and A Certain Je Ne Sais Quoi, this is the charming and hilariously funny story of one man's attempt to travel the entire length of the Seine by boat. When Charles ..

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Another Great Day at Sea

As a child Geoff Dyer spent long hours making and blotchily painting model fighter planes. So the adult Dyer jumped at the chance of a residency aboard an aircraft carrier. Another Great Day at Sea ch..

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Apologies to My Censor:  High & Low Adventures of a Foreigner in China

Mitch Moxley came to Beijing in the spring of 2007 to take a job as a writer and editor for China Daily, the country's only English-language national newspaper. The Chinese economy was booming, the Ol..

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Apostle: Travels Among the Tombs of the Twelve

Peter, Matthew, Thomas, John: who were these men and their fellow Apostles? What was their relationship to Jesus? Tom Bissell gives us rich answers to these ancient and surprisingly enigmatic question..

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Around India in 80 Trains

In 1991, Monisha Rajesh's family uprooted from Sheffield to Madras in the hope of making India their home. Two years later, fed up with soap-eating rats, severed human heads and the creepy colonel acr..

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Around India in 80 Trains

To understand India you have to see it, hear it, breathe it and feel it. Living through the good, the bad and the ugly is the only way to know where you fit in and where India fits into you. In 1991..

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Art of Travel

The Art of Travel is Alain de Botton's travel guide with a difference. Few activities seem to promise us as much happiness as going travelling: taking off for somewhere else, somewhere far from home, ..

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Atlas of Countries That Don't Exist, An: A Compendium of Fifty Unrecognized and Largely Unnoticed States

Acclaimed travel writer and Oxford geography don Nick Middleton takes us on a magical tour of countries that, lacking diplomatic recognition or UN membership, inhabit a world of shifting borders, visi..

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Atlas of Cursed Places: A Travel Guide to Dangerous and Frightful Destinations

This alluring read includes 40 locations that are rife with disaster, chaos, paranormal activity, and death. The locations gathered here include the dangerous Strait of Messina, home of the mythical s..

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Barging Round Britain: Exploring the History of Our Nation's Canals and Waterways

Barging Round Britain by David Bartley is a beautifully-illustrated guide to a unique and fascinating part of our history: the canal network. This book explores the people and places that have forged ..

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Bedpans & Bobby Socks

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Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity

Annawadi is a makeshift settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport and, as India starts to prosper, Annawadians are electric with hope. Abdul, a reflective and enterprising Musl..

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Best American Travel Writing 2014

"Travel connoisseurs divide the world into those places they've been dying to visit or revisit and places they'd never set foot in but are glad someone else did. This year's volume of travel writing ...

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Best American Travel Writing 2015

In his introduction, guest editor Andrew McCarthy says that the best travel writing is the anonymous and solitary traveler capturing a moment in time and place, giving meaning to his or her travels. T..

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Better Than Fiction 2: True Travel Tales from Great Fiction Writers

From Lonely Planet, the world's leading travel guide publisher, Better Than Fiction 2, the follow-up to 2012's Better Than Fiction, is a second serving of true travel stories told by some of the world..

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Between East and West: Across the Borderlands of Europe

This book offers a vivid and human glimpse into Europe's borderlands as they emerged from Soviet rule - back in print after nearly 20 years. "In this superb book, in which one senses the spirit of Fra..

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Between the Woods and the Water

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Billy Connolly's Tracks Across America

In 2011, we published Billy Connolly's Route 66 - the story of the legendary Scottish comedian's journey along the most famous road in America. The book (which tied-in to an ITV series), performed rea..

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Bitter Lemons of Cyprus

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Bizarre Scotland

From the world's oldest indoor loo to a theatre where spectators fill their pockets with poo, the definitive guide to the stranger side of Scotland shows there's a lot more to the place than tartan, h..

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Black Dragon River: A Journey Down the Amur River Between Russia and China
Blood River : A Journey to Africa's Broken Heart

When "Daily Telegraph" correspondent Tim Butcher was sent to cover Africa in 2000 he quickly became obsessed with the idea of recreating H. M. Stanley's famous expedition - but travelling alone. Despi..

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Blue Dahlia, Black Gold : A Journey into Angola

"A rich and fascinating book about an overlooked African powerhouse by a travel writer of rare talent". (Tim Butcher, author of Blood River and Chasing the Devil). Since the end of its crippling 27-ye..

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Blue Dahlia, Black Gold: A Journey into Angola

Since the end of its crippling 27-year civil war over a decade ago, Angola has changed almost beyond recognition. An oil-fuelled bonanza has brought about massive foreign investment and a fabulously w..

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Book of Everything

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Boy of China: in Search of Mao's Lost Son

The incredible story of the search for one of Mao's lost children against the extraordinary backdrop of modern China. 'A son is very important in Chinese society,' he had said. 'To lose one is careles..

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Bridge

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Broken Road : From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos

The long-awaited final volume of the trilogy by Patrick Leigh Fermor. A Time of Gifts and Between the Woods and the Water were the first two volumes in a projected trilogy that would describe the walk..

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Bush: Travels in the Heart of Australia

Most Australians live in cities and cling to the coastal fringe, yet our sense of what an Australian is - or should be - is drawn from the vast and varied inland called the bush. But what do we mean b..

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By the Seat of My Pants 3

Humorous tales of travel and misadventure. A hilarious anthology of travel stories, penned by a mix of comedians, travel writers and previously unpublished authors. These stories from the road focus o..

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Canoeing the Congo:  First Source-to-sea Descent of the Congo River
Capital: A Portrait of Twenty-First Century Delhi

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