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Ultimate Acadia: 50 Reasons to Visit Maine's National Park

Virginia Wright · Down East Books
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Ultimate Acadia is the essential book about Maine's Mount Desert Island, providing everything you need to know to make the most of your time there. Thoroughly revised and updated, the book is compiled as a kind of bucket list, suggesting 50 things to do and see to make the absolute...
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SINGING MY WAY AROUND THE WORLD: An Entertainer's Life At Sea

Mike Gomborone · Independently published
Pages: 263
Format: Paperback

Sail off with Mike Gomborone as he guides you on a journey around the world. Mike lived and worked on Holland America's ss Rotterdam, the Royal Viking Sun, and the Cunard Caronia for a total of three years singing and dancing and seeing as much of the globe as possible during his time...
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The Handy Geography Answer Book

Paul A Tucci · Visible Ink Press
Pages: 450
Format: Print book

Geography is more than just maps and finding your destination. It is about the land, the people on that land, the delicate balance of nature, and our very interdependence upon it, despite the miracles of technology and grocery stores. It's about the effects of nature on places and people,...
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Icons of England

Bill Bryson · Transworld Publishers
Pages: 367
Format: Paperback

This celebration of the English countryside does not only focus on the rolling green landscapes and magnificent monuments that set England apart from the rest of the world. Many of the contributors bring their own special touch, presenting a refreshingly eclectic variety of personal icons,...
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Top 150 Unusual Things to See in Ontario

Ron Brown · Firefly Books
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Praise for the 4th edition: "The sights stand out for their splendor or quirkiness. Some are natural wonders, others are man-made. They might be tricky to find, or perched so close that you'll wonder how you missed them...." -- Toronto Star Thoroughly researched and written...
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Archaeology Hotspot Egypt: Unearthing the Past for Armchair Archaeologists

Julian Heath · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format: Hardcover

The Archaeology Hotspots series offers reader-friendly and engaging narratives of the archaeology in particular countries. Written by archaeological experts with a general reader in mind, each book in the series focuses on what has been found and by whom, what the controversies and scandals...
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Scenic Driving Vermont: Exploring the State's Most Spectacular Byways and Back Roads

Stewart M Green · Globe Pequot, 2016.
Pages: 128
Format: eBook

Pack up the car and enjoy gorgeous drives through some of the most spectacular scenery Vermont has to offer. This pocket-size guide is an indispensable highway companion that maps out short trips for exploring scenic byways and back roads. Whether you embark on an adventure that winds along...
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National Geographic Complete National Parks of the United States

Mel White · National Geographic
Format: Hardcover

Year after year, hundreds of millions of visitors spend more than a billion hours enjoying the magnificent, astonishingly diverse realm overseen by America's National Park Service. And the National Geographic Society has been involved with this forward-looking, environmentally-minded...
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The Memory Book: One Woman's Self-Discovery in the Mist of the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy

Linda Fischer · Minted Prose LLC
Format: Paperback

Found in an antique store while the author was on a short vacation to Budapest, the small leather book—filled with watercolors, drawings, and messages—turned out to be a memory book. At the turn of the twentieth century, many Eastern European girls kept memory books as keepsake...
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Full Moon over Noah's Ark: An Odyssey to Mount Ararat and Beyond

Rick Antonson · Skyhorse Publishing
Pages: 382
Format: Print book

Acclaimed travel writer Rick Antonson sets his adventurous compass on Mount Ararat, exploring the region's long history, religious mysteries, and complex politics.Mount Ararat is the most fabled mountain in the world. For millennia this massif in eastern Turkey has been rumored as the resting...
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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 for their...
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World's Best Cities: Celebrating 220 Great Destinations

National Geographic · National Geographic Soc
Format: Hardcover

Delving into the heart and soul of more than 225 cities around the globe, World's Best Cities is a glossy, glorious tribute to cosmopolitan life. In photos and words, this irresistible volume showcases long-established great cities like Paris, Rome, New York, London, and Tokyo, as well...
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