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The midnight assassin : panic, scandal, and the hunt for America's first serial killer

Skip Hollandsworth · Henry Holt and Co., 2016.
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

"In the late 1800s, the city of Austin, Texas was on the cusp of emerging from an isolated western outpost into a truly cosmopolitan metropolis. But beginning in December 1884, Austin was terrorized by someone equally as vicious and, in some ways, far more diabolical than London's...
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The Wonder Trail: True Stories from Los Angeles to the End of the World

Steve Hely · Dutton
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

Steve Hely, writer for The Office and American Dad!, and recipient of the Thurber Prize for American Humor, presents a travel book about his journey through Central and South America. Part travel book, part pop history, part comic memoir, Hely's writing will make readers want to reach...
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You Only Live Once: A Lifetime of Experiences for the Explorer in all of us

Lonely Planet · Lonely Planet; 1 edition
Format: Book

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher You Only Live Once: A Lifetime of Experiences for the Explorer in All of Us is not just another bucketlist of big-ticket items. We've all heard about Venice and, yes, it is probably worth going to Italy to see its waterways,...
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50 Beaches to Blow Your Mind

Lonely Planet. · Lonely Planet Pbns
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

From the people who have been delivering trustworthy guidebooks to every destination in the world for 40 years, Lonely Planet's 50 Beaches To Blow Your Mind helps you discover the planet's most pristine, jaw-dropping, wild and wonderful sandy spots. This pocket-sized book is the perfect...
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50 Museums to Blow Your Mind

Lonely Planet. · Lonely Planet Pbns
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Thank the stars for the world's eccentric collectors; hoarders of objects beautiful, strange or downright odd. It is these documentors of the great and trivial - who want to show us all something wonderful about their collections and share the insights into humankind each of them illuminates...
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A Geek in Thailand: Discovering the Land of Golden Buddhas, Pad Thai and Kickboxing

Jody Houton · Tuttle Publishing
Pages: 159
Format: Print book

A Geek in Thailand is a light-hearted but perceptive look at one of the world's most visited countries from the viewpoint of a young foreign resident.More than just a Thai travel guide, it offers a concise but insightful take on Thailand for tourists, expats, would-be expats, and others...
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Lonely Planet Civil War Trail Road Trips

Lonely Planet. · Lonely Planet Pbns
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Whether exploring your own backyard or somewhere new, discover the freedom of the open road with Lonely Planet's Civil War Trail Road Trips. Featuring four amazing road trips, plus up-to-date advice on the destinations you'll...
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My Holiday in North Korea: The Funniest/Worst Place on Earth

Wendy E. Simmons · Rosettabooks
Pages: 312
Format: Print book

Most people want out of North Korea. Wendy Simmons wanted in.In My Holiday in North Korea: The Funniest/Worst Place on Earth, Wendy shares a glimpse of North Korea as it's never been seen before. Even though it's the scariest place on Earth, somehow Wendy forgot to check her sense...
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the Next EXIT 2016

Mark Watson · Next Exit
Pages: 514
Format: Print book

The most complete USA Interstate highway exit directory ever printed. Every major and most minor routes, every exit. Find gas, food, lodging, camping, shopping and so much more in the windshield, not the rear view mirror. 25th edition, over one million miles traveled in updating and over...
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The last voyageurs : retracing La Salle's journey across America : sixteen teenagers on the adventure of a lifetime

Lorraine Boissoneault · Pegasus Books
Pages: 275
Format: Print book

Together they set off on an eight-month, 3, 300-mile expedition across the major waterways of North America. They fought strong currents on the St. Lawrence, paddled through storms on the Great Lakes, and walked over 500 miles across the frozen Midwest during one of the coldest winters...
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