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Product Description: Following the remarkable success of last year's limited deluxe edition we're pleased to present The Complete Centerfolds in a new compact package. The content remains the same—every Centerfold from every issue. That's over 600 beauties...read more
By Robert Coover, Hugh M. Hefner (foreword by), Dave Hickey (introduced by), Robert Stone and Paul Theroux

Hardcover:

9780811860598 | Box edition (Chronicle Books Llc, November 22, 2007), cover price $500.00 | About this edition: Following the remarkable success of last year's limited deluxe edition we're pleased to present The Complete Centerfolds in a new compact package.

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Product Description: Following the remarkable success of last year's limited deluxe edition, we're pleased to present The Complete Centerfolds in a new compact package. The content remains the same—every Centerfold from every issue. That's over 600 beauties...read more
By Robert Coover, Hugh M. Hefner (foreword by), Dave Hickey (introduced by), Robert Stone and Paul Theroux

Hardcover:

9780811860918 | Chronicle Books Llc, October 4, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Following the remarkable success of last year's limited deluxe edition, we're pleased to present The Complete Centerfolds in a new compact package.

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Product Description: En 1986 Paul Theroux decidio viajar a China aprovechando un año sabatico. Su instinto le decia que un pais tan enorme solo puede conocerse ""sin despegar los pies del suelo"". Y se propuso atravesarlo viajando solo en tren. De Mongolia a Pekin, de Pekin a Shanghai, de Shanghai a Canton, y de alli hacia el norte y por todo el interior del pais, Theroux recorrio miles de kilometros...read more

Paperback:

9788498722611 | Italian edition edition (Ediciones B, May 6, 2009), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: En 1986 Paul Theroux decidio viajar a China aprovechando un año sabatico.

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Product Description: National BestsellerIn Ghost Train to the Eastern Star, Theroux recreates an epic journey he took thirty years ago, a giant loop by train (mostly) through Eastern Europe, Turkey, the Caucasus, Central Asia, the Indian Subcontinent, China, Japan, and Siberia...read more

Hardcover:

9780771085338 | McClelland & Stewart Ltd, September 30, 2008, cover price $34.99
9780241142530, titled "Ghost Train to the Eastern Star: On the Tracks of 'the Great Railway Bazaar'" | Gardners Books, September 4, 2008, cover price $35.40 | also contains Ghost Train to the Eastern Star: On The Tracks of the Great Railway Bazaar | About this edition: National BestsellerIn Ghost Train to the Eastern Star, Theroux recreates an epic journey he took thirty years ago, a giant loop by train (mostly) through Eastern Europe, Turkey, the Caucasus, Central Asia, the Indian Subcontinent, China, Japan, and Siberia.

Paperback:

9780771085352 | Reprint edition (McClelland & Stewart Ltd, August 25, 2009), cover price $21.00 | also contains Ghost Train to the Eastern Star: On The Tracks of the Great Railway Bazaar | About this edition: National BestsellerIn Ghost Train to the Eastern Star, Theroux recreates an epic journey he took thirty years ago, a giant loop by train (mostly) through Eastern Europe, Turkey, the Caucasus, Central Asia, the Indian Subcontinent, China, Japan, and Siberia.
9780547237930 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, August 6, 2009), cover price $16.95 | also contains Ghost Train to the Eastern Star: On The Tracks of the Great Railway Bazaar | About this edition: Thirty years after the epic journey chronicled in his classic work The Great Railway Bazaar, the world’s most acclaimed travel writer re-creates his 25,000-mile journey through eastern Europe, central Asia, the Indian subcontinent, China, Japan, and Siberia.

Miscellaneous:

9780547348582 | Houghton Mifflin, August 6, 2009, cover price $15.95 | also contains Ghost Train to the Eastern Star: On The Tracks of the Great Railway Bazaar

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Product Description: When Jerry Delfont, an aimless travel writer with writer’s block (his “dead hand”), receives a letter from an American philanthropist, Mrs. Merrill Unger, with news of a scandal involving an Indian friend of her son’s, he is intrigued...read more

Hardcover:

9780547260242 | Houghton Mifflin, February 11, 2010, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Jerry Delfont leads an aimless life in Calcutta, struggling in vain against his writer's block, or 'dead hand,' and flitting around the edges of a half-hearted romance.
9780241144633 | Gardners Books, November 5, 2009, cover price $31.25 | About this edition: When Jerry Delfont, a travel writer with writer's block, receives a letter from an American philanthropist, Mrs Merrill Unger, with news of a scandal involving an Indian friend of her son's, he is sufficiently intrigued to pursue the story.
9780771085376, titled "Dead Hand: A Crime in Calcutta" | McClelland & Stewart Ltd, November 3, 2009, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Paul Theroux returns to India with a stylish and gripping novel of crime and obsession in Calcutta.

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9780547394497 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, January 13, 2011), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: When Jerry Delfont, an aimless travel writer with writer’s block (his “dead hand”), receives a letter from an American philanthropist, Mrs.

Miscellaneous:

9780547488714 | Houghton Mifflin, January 13, 2011, cover price $26.00

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Product Description: Sacred grounds and even simple landscapes can put us in direct touch with the spirit. From the prehistoric megaliths of Carnac in Brittany to the Shrine of Imam Reza in Mashhad, Iran, to the giant medicine wheel at Bighorn, Wyoming, 100 Journeys for the Spirit reveals the mysticism enveloped in these tranquil settings...read more
By Pico Iyer (foreword by), Joseph III Marshall (contributor), Michael Ondaatje (contributor) and Paul Theroux (contributor)

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9781907486326, titled "100 Journeys for the Spirit: Sacred*inspiring*mysterious*enlightening" | Duncan Baird Pub, October 5, 2010, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Sacred grounds and even simple landscapes can put us in direct touch with the spirit.

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Product Description: D'Aboville's description of his journey is a gripping story not just of physical endurance but of mental and spiritual fortitude.
By Paul Theroux (illustrator)

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9781611453690 | Arcade Pub, April 18, 2011, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: D'Aboville's description of his journey is a gripping story not just of physical endurance but of mental and spiritual fortitude.

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Product Description: This is the incredible true story of one man’s heroic battle against impossible odds, a tale of pain and anguish, bravery and utter solitude, a tale that ends in a victory not only over the implacable ocean but over himself as well...read more

Paperback:

9781611451122 | Arcade Pub, September 1, 2011, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This is the incredible true story of one man’s heroic battle against impossible odds, a tale of pain and anguish, bravery and utter solitude, a tale that ends in a victory not only over the implacable ocean but over himself as well.

By Paul Theroux (foreword by)

Paperback:

9781843914624 | Reprint edition (Hesperus Pr, November 17, 2011), cover price $11.95

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Product Description: “A book to be plundered and raided.” — New York Times Book Review“A portal into a world of timeless travel literature curated by one of the greatest travel writers of our day.” — USA TodayPaul Theroux celebrates fifty years of wandering the globe in this collection of the best writing from the books that have shaped him as a reader and a traveler...read more

Paperback:

9780547737379 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, July 24, 2012), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: “A book to be plundered and raided.
9780547336916 | 1 edition (Houghton Mifflin, May 19, 2011), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Used cancelled library book in gently used good condition.

Miscellaneous:

9780547549194 | Houghton Mifflin, May 26, 2011, cover price $25.00

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Product Description: Paul Theroux, one of the world's most popular authors, both for his travel books and his fiction, has produced an off-beat story of 1960s weirdos unlike anything he has ever written. During the time of Lyndon Johnson's presidency, Herbie Gneiss is forced to leave college to get a job, which happens to be at the Kant-Brake toy factory, which manufactures military toys for children...read more

Hardcover:

9780802126047 | Grove Pr, December 6, 2011, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Paul Theroux, one of the world’s most popular authors, both for his travel books and his fiction, has produced an off-beat story of 1960s weirdos unlike anything he has ever written.

Paperback:

9780802155108 | Reprint edition (Grove Pr, November 6, 2012), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Paul Theroux, one of the world's most popular authors, both for his travel books and his fiction, has produced an off-beat story of 1960s weirdos unlike anything he has ever written.

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Product Description: “[Hock] knows he is ensorcelled by exoticism, but he can’t help himself. And, as things go from bad to worse and the pages start to turn faster, neither can we. A.”—Entertainment WeeklyWhen he was a young man, Ellis Hock spent four of the best years of his life with the Peace Corps in Malawi...read more

Hardcover:

9780547746500 | 1 edition (Houghton Mifflin, May 22, 2012), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Ellis Hock never believed that he would return to Africa.

Paperback:

9780544002258 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, May 7, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: “[Hock] knows he is ensorcelled by exoticism, but he can’t help himself.

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Product Description: Following the success of the acclaimed Ghost Train to the Eastern Star and The Great Railway Bazaar, The Last Train to Zona Verde is an ode to the last African journey of the world's most celebrated travel writer.“Happy again, back in the kingdom of light,” writes Paul Theroux as he sets out on a new journey through the continent he knows and loves best...read more

Hardcover:

9780618839339 | Houghton Mifflin, May 7, 2013, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Following the success of the acclaimed Ghost Train to the Eastern Star and The Great Railway Bazaar, The Last Train to Zona Verde is an ode to the last African journey of the world's most celebrated travel writer.

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Product Description: For all Theroux travel writing fans and particularly the legions of lovers of Dark Star Safari and Eastern Star.     Acclaimed travel writer Paul Theroux resumes the African trip recounted in his brilliant Dark Star Safari, from Cairo to Capetown down the right-hand of Africa...read more

Hardcover:

9780241143674 | Gardners Books, May 30, 2013, cover price $32.35 | About this edition: For all Theroux travel writing fans and particularly the legions of lovers of Dark Star Safari and Eastern Star.

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Product Description: "Theroux is at his best when he tells [people’s] stories, happy and sad . . . Theroux’s great mission had always been to transport us beyond that reading chair, to challenge himself—and thus, to challenge us." — Boston Globe Paul Theroux’s best-selling Dark Star Safari chronicled his epic overland voyage from Cairo to Cape Town, providing an insider’s look at modern Africa...read more

Paperback:

9780544227934 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, May 13, 2014), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Theroux is at his best when he tells [people’s] stories, happy and sad .

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Product Description: “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 . . . focuses mostly on the latter with derring-do dispatches...read more
By Paul Theroux (editor)

Paperback:

9780544330153 | Mariner Books, October 7, 2014, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: “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.

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Product Description: “Suave and accomplished . . . [The stories] are unsettling, resistant to tidy denouement and faintly misanthropic.” — Washington Post   “Beneath the deceptive elegance of these stories, land mines lurk, and Theroux detonates them with gusto...read more

Hardcover:

9780241146743, titled "Mr Bones: Twenty Stories" | Gardners Books, November 6, 2014, cover price $31.30 | also contains Mr. Bones: Twenty Stories | About this edition: A sparkling and darkly humorous collection of short stories by bestselling novelist and travel writer Paul Theroux.
9780544324022 | Houghton Mifflin, September 30, 2014, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: A dark and bitingly humorous collection of short stories from the “brilliantly evocative” (Time) Paul Theroux A family watches in horror as their patriarch transforms into the singing, wise-cracking lead of an old-timey minstrel show.

Paperback:

9780544483958 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, May 19, 2015), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: “Suave and accomplished .

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Product Description: A sparkling and darkly humorous collection of short stories by bestselling novelist and travel writer Paul Theroux.     A family watches, horrified, as their patriarch transforms into the wise-­cracking lead of an old-­timey minstrel show...read more

Hardcover:

9780241146743, titled "Mr Bones: Twenty Stories" | Gardners Books, November 6, 2014, cover price $31.30 | also contains Mr. Bones: Twenty Stories | About this edition: A sparkling and darkly humorous collection of short stories by bestselling novelist and travel writer Paul Theroux.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781622315451 | Unabridged edition (Highbridge Co, November 4, 2014), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: A family watches in horror as their patriarch transforms into the singing, wise-cracking lead of an old-timey minstrel show.

Paperback:

9780141048789 | Penguin Uk, April 2, 2015, cover price $15.20

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Product Description: It is obvious that the growing child manifests an increasing understanding of his language and facility to use it. A major part of the child lan­ guage literature is concerned with the child's developing linguistic and communicative competence...read more

Hardcover:

9780387091532, titled "Child''s Conception of Language" | Springer Verlag, December 1, 1978, cover price $31.00 | also contains Child''s Conception of Language | About this edition: It is obvious that the growing child manifests an increasing understanding of his language and facility to use it.

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Product Description: Stretching from the ancient Chinese capital of Xian across the expanses of Central Asia to Rome, the Silk Road was, for 2,000 years, a vibrant network of arteries that carried the lifeblood of nations across the world. Along a multitude of routes everything was exchanged: exotic goods, art, knowledge, religion, philosophy, disease and war...read more
By Paul Theroux (foreword by) and Jonathan Tucker

Paperback:

9781780769257 | I B Tauris & Co Ltd, April 28, 2015, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Stretching from the ancient Chinese capital of Xian across the expanses of Central Asia to Rome, the Silk Road was, for 2,000 years, a vibrant network of arteries that carried the lifeblood of nations across the world.

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Product Description: Award-winning documentary photographer Eli Reed's "long walk" has been a journey that has taken him from a low-income housing project in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, to Harvard University and to membership in the elite international photojournalists' collective, Magnum Photos...read more
By Paul Theroux (introduced by)

Hardcover:

9780292748576 | Univ of Texas Pr, May 15, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Award-winning documentary photographer Eli Reed's "long walk" has been a journey that has taken him from a low-income housing project in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, to Harvard University and to membership in the elite international photojournalists' collective, Magnum Photos.

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Product Description: Robinson Crusoe is the classic tale about one man's lust for adventure. Crusoe leaves his parents and hometown for the open sea in the year 1651. But the ocean can be unforgiving and Crusoe, unfortunately, learns this the hard way...read more

Hardcover:

9781910619803 | Classic Comic Store Ltd, January 19, 2016, cover price $15.95 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: Despite the wishes of his parents, Robinson Crusoe is determined to devote himself to a life at sea.
9780764163036 | Barrons Juveniles, April 1, 2011, cover price $15.99 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: Barron's Graphic Classics are graphic novels that introduce young readers to immortal literary works.
9781905716067 | New edition (Crw Pub Ltd, March 1, 2011), cover price $7.95 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: Part of the 'Collector's Library' series, this title includes an Afterword, brief biography of the author and a further reading list.
9788498720013, titled "Robinson Crusoe: Null" | Ill edition (Zeta Bolsillo, April 1, 2008), cover price $13.95 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: Historias Selección fue una colección mítica.
9781861180704 | New edition (Gardners Books, June 1, 2001), cover price $40.25 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe

Paperback:

9781523784189 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 31, 2016, cover price $12.00 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe
9781523489916 | Annotated edition (Createspace Independent Pub, January 21, 2016), cover price $8.05 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: Robinson Crusoe is a novel by Daniel Defoe, first published on 25 April 1719.
9781519703880 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 7, 2015, cover price $11.99 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: Sometimes considered to be the first novel in English, this book is a fictional autobiography of a castaway who spends 28 years on a remote tropical island near Venezuela Notice: This Book is published by Historical Books Limited (www.
9781519628060 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 1, 2015, cover price $19.00 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: Daniel Defoe, first published on 25 April 1719.
9781519414885 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 23, 2015, cover price $12.99 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: Sometimes considered to be the first novel in English, this book is a fictional autobiography of a castaway who spends 28 years on a remote tropical island near Venezuela.
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CD/Spoken Word:

9781520005287 | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, May 10, 2016), cover price $39.99 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: Robinson Crusoe is the classic tale about one man's lust for adventure.
9781520005324 | Mp3 una edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, May 10, 2016), cover price $29.99 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: Robinson Crusoe is the classic tale about one man's lust for adventure.

Reinforced:

9780606215671 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $16.90 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe
9780606084659 | Demco Media, September 1, 1994, cover price $14.50 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: On a desolate tropical island, a shipwrecked British seaman tries to master his hostile environment and remain civilized

Prebinding:

9781439528457 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $14.99 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe
9781439544549 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $17.95 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe
9781417646487 | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2001, cover price $18.45 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: On a desolate tropical island, a shipwrecked British seaman tries to master his hostile environment and remain civilized.
9780613330022 | Turtleback Books, January 1, 1999, cover price $19.60 | also contains Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe, Robinson Crusoe | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: “Theroux’s eye for landscape remains as sharp as ever . . . It’s Theroux’s remarkable gift for getting strangers to reveal themselves that makes going along for this ride worthwhile.” — New York Times Book Review   Paul Theroux has spent the past fifty years roaming the globe, describing his encounters with remote people and far-flung places in ten best-selling travel books...read more

Hardcover:

9781410484772 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, January 6, 2016), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: "One of the most acclaimed travel writers of our time turns his unflinching eye on an American South too often overlooked.
9780544323520 | Houghton Mifflin, September 29, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: One of the most acclaimed travel writers of our time turns his unflinching eye on an American South too often overlooked Paul Theroux has spent fifty years crossing the globe, adventuring in the exotic, seeking the rich history and folklore of the far away.

Paperback:

9780544705173 | Mariner Books, October 18, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: “Theroux’s eye for landscape remains as sharp as ever .

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Product Description: Where the Roads All End tells the remarkable story of an American family’s eight anthropological expeditions to the remote Kalahari Desert in South-West Africa (Namibia) during the 1950s. Raytheon co-founder Laurence Marshall, his wife Lorna, and children John and Elizabeth recorded the lives of some of the last remaining hunter-gatherers, the so-called Bushmen, in what is now recognized as one of the most important ventures in the anthropology of Africa...read more
By Paul Theroux (foreword by)

Paperback:

9780873654098 | Peabody Museum of Archaeology &, January 23, 2017, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Where the Roads All End tells the remarkable story of an American family’s eight anthropological expeditions to the remote Kalahari Desert in South-West Africa (Namibia) during the 1950s.

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