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Product Description: Adventure is a state of mind. An addiction to the unexpected, the unknown, freedom, and risk. It’s Steve McQueen driving his speeding bullets during the shooting of Le Mans; Dian Fossey with her gorillas in Rwanda; Lawrence of Arabia fascinated by the Jordanian desert; Dennis Hopper and Peter Fonda crossing New Mexico on their Harleys; and Harry Potter at Hogwarts...read more

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9782843236679 | Editions Assouline, April 15, 2005, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Adventure is a state of mind.

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Product Description: [Read by Donald Corren] Since graduating from college, Phil Cousineau's wanderlust has driven him to visit nearly one hundred countries as a backpacker, documentary filmmaker, travel writer, photographer, and art and literary tour leader...read more

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9781481529273 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 1, 2015), cover price $76.00 | About this edition: Since graduating from college with a journalism degree, Phil Cousineau's wanderlust has driven him to visit nearly one hundred countries as a backpacker, documentary filmmaker, travel writer, photographer, and art and literary tour leader.
9781481529280 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 1, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Read by Donald Corren] Since graduating from college, Phil Cousineau's wanderlust has driven him to visit nearly one hundred countries as a backpacker, documentary filmmaker, travel writer, photographer, and art and literary tour leader.
9781481529297 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, August 11, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: [Read by Donald Corren] Since graduating from college, Phil Cousineau's wanderlust has driven him to visit nearly one hundred countries as a backpacker, documentary filmmaker, travel writer, photographer, and art and literary tour leader.

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Product Description: Cousineau’s wanderlust has driven him to visit nearly 100 countries as a backpacker, documentary filmmaker, travel writer, photographer, and art and literary tour leader. For him, travel gives us what his mentor Joseph Campbell called “the key to the realm of the muses...read more
By Phil Cousineau and Larry Habegger (foreword by)

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9781632280190 | 2 edition (Pgw, August 11, 2015), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Cousineau’s wanderlust has driven him to visit nearly 100 countries as a backpacker, documentary filmmaker, travel writer, photographer, and art and literary tour leader.

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A literary anthology of whimsical travel stories chronicles a variety of adventures and misadventures on the road and from around the world, in contributions by Simon Winchester, Jan Morris, Pico Iyer, Tim Cahill, Danny Wallace, and Sean Condon, among others. Original.
By Donald W. George (editor)

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9781741046069 | Lonely Planet, September 1, 2005, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A literary anthology of whimsical travel stories chronicles a variety of adventures and misadventures on the road and from around the world, in contributions by Simon Winchester, Jan Morris, Pico Iyer, Tim Cahill, Danny Wallace, and Sean Condon, among others.

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Product Description: Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisherHumorous tales of travel and misadventureLonely Planet knows that some of life's funniest experiences happen on the road. Whether they take the form of unexpected detours, unintended adventures, unidentifiable dinners or unforgettable encounters, they can give birth to our most found travel lessons, and our most memorable - and hilarious - travel stories...read more
By Don George (editor)

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9781741795240 | 2 edition (Lonely Planet, May 1, 2011), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisherHumorous tales of travel and misadventureLonely Planet knows that some of life's funniest experiences happen on the road.

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A collection of more than thirty essays, originally published in Preservation magazine, offers the personal reflections of noted writers on places that had great meaning and signficance in their lives, featuring pieces by J. M. Coetzee, Madison Smartt Bell, Thomas Mallon, Ann Beattie, Reeve Lindbergh, and others. 20,000 first printing.
By Robert Wilson (editor)

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9780375508493 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, November 1, 2002), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A collection of more than thirty essays, originally published in Preservation magazine, offers the personal reflections of noted writers on places that had great meaning and signficance in their lives, featuring pieces by J.

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Product Description: Book by Teschner, Richard

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9780070633841 | McGraw-Hill, April 1, 2000, cover price $49.99 | also contains Sand in My Bra and Other Misadventures: Funny Women Write from the Road | About this edition: Book by Teschner, Richard

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Twenty-eight travelers share stories involving danger from war, urban violence, disease, wild animals, and outlaws
By Larry Habegger (editor), James O'Reilly and O'Reilly Sean (editor)

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9781885211323 | Travelers'' Tales Inc, April 1, 1999, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Twenty-eight travelers share stories involving danger from war, urban violence, disease, wild animals, and outlaws

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Product Description: If you've ever fantasized about quitting your job and setting out to see the world, this book is for you. Learn how to plan and execute a family trip around the world, from choosing an itinerary to arranging for home-schooling to finding the best travel and health insurance...read more

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9781452044460 | Author Solutions, August 5, 2010, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: If you've ever fantasized about quitting your job and setting out to see the world, this book is for you.

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Product Description: 1 HARDCOVER BOOK

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9780124644014 | Academic Pr, June 1, 1970, cover price $104.00 | also contains More Sand in My Bra: Funny Women Write from the Road, Again! | About this edition: 1 HARDCOVER BOOK

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An inspiring collection of writing by female expatriates follows dozens of women on globe-trotting adventures that will take them as far afield as Borneo, China, and the Ukraine. Original. (view table of contents)

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9781580050708 | 1 edition (Seal Pr, May 1, 2002), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: An inspiring collection of writing by female expatriates follows dozens of women on globe-trotting adventures that will take them as far afield as Borneo, China, and the Ukraine.

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Product Description: Faster, They're Gaining is the sixth in a series of dispatches from all over the world, taking Peter Biddlecombe's total to 115 countries visited and described. Minsk, Valletta, La Paz, Mandalay, and Prague are among the 20 cities featured in this heroic venture...read more

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9780316078900 | Little Brown & Co, May 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Faster, They're Gaining is the sixth in a series of dispatches from all over the world, taking Peter Biddlecombe's total to 115 countries visited and described.
9780349110622, titled "Faster, They're Gaining" | Little Brown Uk, August 1, 1998, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Faster, They're Gaining is the sixth in a series of dispatches from all over the world, taking Peter Biddlecombe's total to 115 countries visited and described.

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By Annette Chaudet (editor)

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9780971472549 | Pronghorn Pr, August 1, 2003, cover price $17.95

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A follow-up to the author's memoir, 'From Dun Sion to Croke Park', here, the author brings us along on his travels around the world, and to the villages, townlands and sporting fields of the four provinces of Ireland. He recalls the great days at the races and in sporting stadiums big and small, and great nights in the dance halls.

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9781844881222 | Gardners Books, May 30, 2007, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A follow-up to the author's memoir, 'From Dun Sion to Croke Park', here, the author brings us along on his travels around the world, and to the villages, townlands and sporting fields of the four provinces of Ireland.

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Product Description: Rushing, rolling, flowing — rivers provide the ultimate metaphor for movement. They carve borders, create livelihoods, provoke adventure, and offer healing. From white-knuckle rafting rides to fishing stories to eco-essays, this collection by top authors explores the historical, practical, and spiritual significance of rivers...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Robert Hass (introduced by) and Pamela Michael (editor)

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9781885211422 | Travelers'' Tales Inc, May 1, 2000, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Rushing, rolling, flowing — rivers provide the ultimate metaphor for movement.

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A collection of women's travel narratives features essays on such topics as following in the steps of a tenth-century Viking woman, spending a summer in Provence working in a hotel laundry, and a trip to Labrador on an icebreaker.

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9781580051996 | Seal Pr, April 13, 2007, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A collection of women's travel narratives features essays on such topics as following in the steps of a tenth-century Viking woman, spending a summer in Provence working in a hotel laundry, and a trip to Labrador on an icebreaker.

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9781417784707 | Turtleback Books, April 13, 2007, cover price $28.15 | About this edition: There is nothing quite like hitting the road by yourself to awaken your senses, sharpen your mind, and build your confidence.

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Product Description: The Irresponsible Traveller is a light but edgy collection of true tales about the stickiest situations in which travel writers and travel celebrities have found themselves over the years. From being chased by a sea lion to being accosted by Brazilian kidnappers, these are the scrapes they'll never forget – whether entertaining, amusing or downright terrifying...read more
By Jennifer Barclay (editor)

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9781841625621 | Bradt Pubns, October 21, 2014, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: The Irresponsible Traveller is a light but edgy collection of true tales about the stickiest situations in which travel writers and travel celebrities have found themselves over the years.

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Product Description: Addressing the explosive growth in ancestral travel, this compelling narrative combines intriguing tales of discovery with tips on how to begin your own explorations. Actor and award-winning travel writer Andrew McCarthy’s featured story recounts his recent quest to uncover his family’s Irish history, while twenty-five other prominent writers tell their own heartfelt stories of connection...read more

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9781426213816 | Natl Geographic Society, February 3, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Addressing the explosive growth in ancestral travel, this compelling narrative combines intriguing tales of discovery with tips on how to begin your own explorations.

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Product Description: [Narrated by Various Readers] Addressing the explosive growth in ancestral travel, this compelling narrative combines intriguing tales of discovery with tips on how to begin your own explorations. Actor and award-winning travel writer Andrew McCarthy's featured story recounts his quest to uncover his family's Irish history, while twenty-five other prominent writers tell their own heartfelt stories of connection...read more
By Andrew McCarthy, Various (narrator) and Wells (foreword by)

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9781481511339 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, February 3, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: [Narrated by Various Readers] Addressing the explosive growth in ancestral travel, this compelling narrative combines intriguing tales of discovery with tips on how to begin your own explorations.

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Product Description: Addressing the explosive growth in ancestral travel, this compelling narrative combines intriguing tales of discovery with tips on how to begin your own explorations. Actor and award-winning travel writer Andrew McCarthy's featured story recounts his quest to uncover his family's Irish history, while twenty-five other prominent writers tell their own heartfelt stories of connection...read more
By Andrew McCarthy and Wells (foreword by)

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9781481511315 | Com/cdr un edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, February 3, 2015), cover price $76.00 | About this edition: Addressing the explosive growth in ancestral travel, this compelling narrative combines intriguing tales of discovery with tips on how to begin your own explorations.

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Product Description: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “There’s such warmth to Dumas’ writing that it invites the reader to pull up a seat at her table and smile right along with her at the quirks of her family and Iranians and Americans in general.”—BooklistIn the New York Times bestselling memoir Funny in Farsi, Firoozeh Dumas recounted her adventures growing up Iranian American in Southern California...read more

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9780345499561 | Villard Books, April 29, 2008, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: In the bestselling memoir Funny in Farsi, Firoozeh Dumas recounted her adventures growing up Iranian American in Southern California.

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9780345499578 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, August 11, 2009), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “There’s such warmth to Dumas’ writing that it invites the reader to pull up a seat at her table and smile right along with her at the quirks of her family and Iranians and Americans in general.

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Product Description: Leave the Lipstick, Take the Iguana is the ninth book in the best-selling Travelers' Tales humor series, which began with There's No Toilet Paper on the Road Less Traveled and blossomed into the now classic "underwear" women's humor series, including the top sellers Sand in My Bra and More Sand in My Bra...read more
By Marcy Gordon (editor)

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9781609520533 | Travelers'' Tales Inc, November 22, 2012, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Leave the Lipstick, Take the Iguana is the ninth book in the best-selling Travelers' Tales humor series, which began with There's No Toilet Paper on the Road Less Traveled and blossomed into the now classic "underwear" women's humor series, including the top sellers Sand in My Bra and More Sand in My Bra.

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Product Description: More than 20 well-known writers and celebrities share the travel experiences that shaped their personalities and changed their lives. Contributors include Dave Eggers, Richard Ford, Pico Iyer, John Berendt, Alexander McCall Smith and Jane Smiley...read more

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9781743603604 | Lonely Planet, December 1, 2014, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: More than 20 well-known writers and celebrities share the travel experiences that shaped their personalities and changed their lives.

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In an all-new compendium of travel tales, the Outside magazine columnist, explorer, and author of The Hard Way presents accounts of his true-life adventures and experiences in the farthest corners of the globe.

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9781594867071 | Rodale Pr, October 16, 2007, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: In an all-new compendium of travel tales, the Outside magazine columnist, explorer, and author of The Hard Way presents accounts of his true-life adventures and experiences in the farthest corners of the globe.

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Product Description: High-class armchair travel at its very best! Mona Lisa’s Pajamas gives readers a round-trip ticket for a journey around the world, carrying them to distant destinations most of us will never visit. Originally written for The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg News, A...read more

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9781402757648 | Union Square Pr, April 7, 2009, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: High-class armchair travel at its very best!

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