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Let's Go Europe 2018: The Student Travel Guide

HARVARD STUDENT AGENCIES. · Let's Go
Pages: 672
Format: Paperback

First time to Europe? It's our 58th. There isn't a hostel in Hungary we haven't tested, a beer in Brussels we haven't imbibed, or a metro line in Madrid we haven't mastered. After going through the ups and downs, we know the ins and outs. Part local expert, part goofy...
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Walking the Americas: 1,800 Miles, Eight Countries, and One Incredible Journey from Mexico to Colombia

LEVISON WOOD · Atlantic Monthly Press
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Levison Wood's famous walking expeditions have taken him from the length of the Nile River to the peaks of the Himalayas, and in Walking the Americas, Wood chronicles his latest exhilarating adventure: an 1,800-mile trek across the spine of the Americas, through eight countries, from Mexico...
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The Last London: True Fictions from an Unreal City

Iain Sinclair · ONEWorld Publications
Pages: 324
Format: Hardcover

"An unconventional, atmospheric exploration of London from one its most unique chroniclers... . Readers interested in the history of London will greatly enjoy tracing the author's walks, and even those who think they know everything about London may be pleasantly surprised. This...
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The Not-Quite States of America: Dispatches from the Territories and Other Far-Flung Outposts of the USA

Doug Mack · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 306
Format: Hardcover

An eye-opening journey to the most overlooked parts of America.Everyone knows that America is 50 states and ... some other stuff. Scattered shards in the Pacific and the Caribbean, the not-quite states -- American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S. Virgin...
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Storied Bars of New York: Where Literary Luminaries Go to Drink

DELIA CABE · Countryman Press
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Explore the fabled past and vibrant present of New York's literary bar scene Want to know what it's like to pull up a stool with the likes of Hemingway, Updike, or Capote? Curious how Jay McInerney takes his martini, or where to find Colson Whitehead's favorite neighborhood...
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The Place To Be

LONELY PLANET. · Lonely Planet
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Whether it's euphoria or serenity, awe or enlightenment, this beautiful hardback presents hundreds of places around the world to experience a particular emotion. Each of the 12 chapters in Lonely Planet's The Place to Be explores a single feeling, with destinations ranging from wild and natural...
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Racing Against History: The 1940 Campaign for a Jewish Army to Fight Hitler

Rick Richman · Encounter Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Racing Against History is the stunning story of three powerful personalities who sought in 1940 to turn the tide of history. David Ben-Gurion, Vladimir Jabotinsky, and Chaim Weizmann--the leaders of the left, right, and center of Zionism--undertook separate missions that year to America,...
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A Wretched and Precarious Situation: In Search of the Last Arctic Frontier

David Welky · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 512
Format: Print book

A remarkable true story of adventure, betrayal, and survival set in one of the world's most inhospitable places.In 1906, from atop a snow-swept hill in the ice fields northwest of Greenland, hundreds of miles from another human being, Commander Robert E. Peary spotted a line of mysterious...
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Bookshops: A Reader's History

Jorge Carrión · Biblioasis
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

"Bookshops is the best kind of biblio-mystery, in which a cultivated and civilized detective guides us through the labyrinth of the world's stores, stopping to talk for a while, before plunging off on the next fascinating diversion. Jorge Carrion brings page-turning excitement...
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Lonely Planet Buenos Aires

Lonely Planet. · Lonely Planet
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Buenos Aires is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Catch the historic sights of Plaza de Mayo, get a backstage tour of the Teatro...
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The Camino Way: Lessons in Leadership from a Walk Across Spain

Victor Prince · AMACOM
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

A leadership journey unlike any other. Stretching across 500 miles of northern Spain, the Camino de Santiago has been a pilgrimage route for a millennium. Each year, hundreds of thousands of peregrinos make their way through rugged countryside and medieval towns in order to reflect,...
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A Paris All Your Own: Bestselling Women Writers on the City of Light

Eleanor Brown · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

A collection of all-new Paris-themed essays written by some of the biggest names in women's fiction, including Paula McLain, Therese Anne Fowler, Maggie Shipstead, and Lauren Willig, edited by Eleanor Brown, the New York Times bestselling author of The Weird Sisters and The Light of Paris....
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199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die

Loren Rhoads · Black Dog & Leventhal
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

A hauntingly beautiful travel guide to the world's most visited cemeteries, told through spectacular photography and their unique histories and residents. More than 3.5 million tourists flock to Paris's P?re Lachaise cemetery each year. They are lured there, and to many cemeteries around...
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Easy Japanese: Learn to Speak Japanese Quickly!

EMIKO KONOMI · Tuttle Publishing
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

This user-friendly Japanese language book is a complete course, pocket dictionary and Japanese phrasebook in one.Easy Japanese is designed for Japanese language beginners who are planning a visit to Japan or are already living there and wish to learn spoken Japanese quickly and easily - on their...
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide England's South Coast

Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff. · DK Eyewitness Travel
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

Visit and explore England's south coast, and discover historic churches and cathedrals, take hikes in the beautiful countryside, and eat authentic English fare with the first edition of this DK travel guide.From top restaurants, bars, and clubs to standout scenic sites and walks, our insider...
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