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Vacation on Location, Midwest: Explore the Sites Where Your Favorite Movies Were Filmed

Joey Green · CHICAGO REVIEW
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

If you've ever wanted to step into your favorite movie, Vacation on Location, Midwest is the perfect guidebook. Author Joey Green gives readers detailed, chronological, scene-by-scene breakdowns with addresses and maps to visit sites in the Midwest where the most popular films of all time...
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The Death of an Heir: Adolph Coors III and the Murder That Rocked an American Brewing Dynasty

PHILIP JETT · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

The Death of an Heir is Philip Jett's chilling true account of the Coors family's gilded American dream that turned into a nightmare when a meticulously plotted kidnapping went horribly wrong.In the 1950s and 60s, the Coors dynasty reigned over Golden, Colorado, seemingly invincible....
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Chandigarh Revealed: Le Corbusier's City Today

Shaun Fynn · Princeton Architectural Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

In 1950, Indian prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru invited legendary French-Swiss architect Le Corbusier to embark on one of the greatest experiments in urban planning history: to build a new capital - Chandigarh, a city whose monumental modernism promised to free India from the fetters of colonial...
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Duck Season: Eating, Drinking, and Other Misadventures in Gascony--France's Last Best Place

David McAninch · Harper
Pages: 276
Format: Hardcover

A delicious memoir about the eight months food writer David McAninch spent in Gascony - a deeply rural region of France virtually untouched by mass tourism - meeting extraordinary characters and eating the best meals of his life.Though he'd been a card-carrying Francophile all of his life,...
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Raptor: A Journey through Birds

James Macdonald Lockhart · University Of Chicago Press
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

From the merlin to the golden eagle, the goshawk to the honey buzzard, James Macdonald Lockhart's stunning debut is a quest of beak, talon, wing, and sky. On its surface, Raptor is a journey across the British Isles in search of fifteen species of birds of prey, but as Lockhart seeks...
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Nothing Is Real: When the Beatles Met the East

Luca Beatrice · Silvana editoriale
Pages: 173
Format: Paperback

Following the release of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1967) , the Beatles -- at that point the most famous band in the world -- found themselves increasingly drawn to Eastern mysticism, culminating with the band's 1968 trip to India (accompanied, of course, by wives...
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Practice Resurrection: And Other Essays

Erik Reece · Counterpoint LLC
Pages: 220
Format: Hardcover

A student of Wendell Berry and Guy Davenport, Erik Reece is a strong and eloquent voice for a new generation of dedicated activists fighting on behalf of the embattled wilderness and the future of our planet. A master of the personal essay, his work has also deeply explored the role of religion...
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Havana: A Subtropical Delirium

Mark Kurlansky · Bloomsbury USA
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A city of tropical heat, sweat, ramshackle beauty, and its very own cadence--a city that always surprises--Havana is brought to pulsing life by New York Times bestselling author Mark Kurlansky.Award-winning author Mark Kurlansky presents an insider's view of Havana: the elegant, tattered...
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The AA Guide to Cotswolds

AA Publishing · Automobile Association
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

The AA's flagship British and Irish guide series brings together the best of each region and some lesser-known gems. No one knows travel like the AA - we've been producing guides for more than 50 years. Unlike other guides, the AA's guides offer a fresh way to discover Britain...
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Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century

Jessica Bruder · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 273
Format: Hardcover

The end of retirement?From the beet fields of North Dakota to the National Forest campgrounds of California to Amazon's CamperForce program in Texas, employers have discovered a new, low-cost labor pool, made up largely of transient older Americans. Finding that social security comes...
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