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  • Atlas Obscura
    Atlas Obscura (English, Hardback) Joshua Foer, Ella Morton

    It's time to get off the beaten path. Inspiring equal parts wonder and wanderlust, Atlas Obscura celebrates over 700 of the strangest and most curious places in the world.

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  • Holloway
    Holloway (Paperback) Robert Macfarlane, Dan Richards

    In July 2005, Robert Macfarlane and Roger Deakin travelled to explore the holloways of South Dorset's sandstone. They found their way into a landscape of shadows, spectres & great strangeness. Six years later, after Roger Deakin's early death, Robert Macfarlane returned to the holloway. The book is about those journeys and that landscape.

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  • Lion: A Long Way Home
    Lion: A Long Way Home (Paperback) Saroo Brierley

    As a five-year-old in India, I got lost on a train. Twenty-five years later, I crossed the world to find my way back home.

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  • Landmarks
    Landmarks (English, Paperback) Robert Macfarlane

    Words are grained into our landscapes, and landscapes are grained into our words. Landmarks is about the power of language to shape our sense of place. This is a guide to literature of nature, and a glossary containing thousands of remarkable words used in England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales to describe land, nature and weather.

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  • Dispatches from Pluto
    Dispatches from Pluto (English, Paperback) Grant

    Adventure writer Richard Grant explores one of the most derided, enigmatic, and fascinating regions of America: his new home, the Mississippi Delta.

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  • The Almost Nearly Perfect People
    The Almost Nearly Perfect People (English, Paperback) Michael Booth

    The Danes are the happiest people in the world, and pay the highest taxes.Michael Booth has lived among the Scandinavians, on and off, for over ten years, perplexed by their many strange paradoxes and character traits and equally bemused by the unquestioning enthusiasm for all things Nordic and hygge that has engulfed the rest of the world.

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  • As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning
    As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning (Paperback) Laurie Lee

    The stooping figure of my mother, waist-deep in the grass and caught there like a piece of sheep's wool, was the last I saw of my country home as I left it to discover the world' Abandoning the Cotswolds village that raised him, the young Laurie Lee walks to London. There he makes a living labouring and playing the violin.

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  • The Innocents Abroad
    The Innocents Abroad (English, Paperback) Mark Twain

    Mark Twain's voyage from New York City to Europe and the Holy Land in June 1867 produced The Innocents Abroad, a book so funny and provocative it made him an international star for the rest of his life.

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  • A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
    A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush (Paperback) Eric Newby

    A classic of travel writing, `A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush' is Eric Newby's iconic account of his journey through one of the most remote and beautiful wildernesses on earth.

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  • The Last Days of the Bus Club
    The Last Days of the Bus Club (English, Paperback) Chris Stewart

    It's two decades since Chris Stewart moved to his farm on the wrong side of a river in the mountains of southern Spain and his daughter Chloe is preparing to fly the nest for university. In this latest, typically hilarious dispatch from El Valero we find Chris, now a local literary celebrity, using his fame to help his old sheep-shearing partner find work on a raucous road trip; cooking a TV lunch...

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  • Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide full edition
    Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide full edition (Hardback)

    A guide to Europe's rail network on the very brink of the First World War. Published in 1913, it is divided into three sections: timetables for services covering the continent, short guides to each city and notable destination and features, and a wealth of advertisements and ephemeral materials concerning hotels, restaurants and services.

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  • Full Tilt
    Full Tilt (English, Paperback) Dervla Murphy

    Shortly after her tenth birthday, inspired by an atlas she was given, Dervla Murphy decided that she would one day cycle to India. Almost twenty years later she set out to achieve her ambition on her bicycle, Roz. Here she describes her journey and experiences.

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  • Walking the Nile
    Walking the Nile (English, Paperback) Levison Wood

    In November 2013, former soldier Levison Wood embarked on one of the last great explorations; to walk the Nile from source delta. Here is his story...

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  • This is London
    This is London (English, Hardback) Ben Judah

    A major work of narrative non-fiction from a fresh new voice.

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  • Concretopia
    Concretopia (Paperback) John Grindrod

    Was Britain's postwar rebuilding the height of midcentury chic or the concrete embodiment of Crap Towns? Gindrod set out on a journey across the country to find out. This is a story of dazzling space-age optimism, ingenuity and helipads, tempered by protests, deadly collapses and scandals that shook the government, and will change the way you look at Arndale Centres, tower blocks and concrete...

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  • Uncommon Ground
    Uncommon Ground (Paperback) Dominick Tyler

    Offers a visual glossary of the British landscape: photographs and stories which take the reader from the waterlogged fens to the white sands of the Western Isles.

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  • Short Walks from Bogota
    Short Walks from Bogota (English, Paperback) Tom Feiling

    For decades, Colombia was the 'narcostate'. Now it's seen as one of the rising stars of the global economy. Where does the truth lie? How did a land likened to paradise by the first conquistadores become a byword for hell on earth? And how is it rebuilding itself after decades of violence?

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  • Travel Listography
    Travel Listography (English, Calendar) Lisa Nola

    Listography for travel! This guided journal features 4-colour illustrations and over 70 thought-provoking list topics for journalers to list all their travel adventures, near and far.

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  • Deep South
    Deep South (English, Paperback) Paul Theroux

    Travelling through North and South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama and Arkansas, the author talks about the landscapes he discovers - the deserts, the mountains, the Mississippi - and above all, the lives of the people he meets.

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  • An Idiot Abroad
    An Idiot Abroad (English, Paperback) Ricky Gervais, Karl Pilkington

    Karl Pilkington: Adventurer. Philosopher. Idiot. Join the orange-headed one as he travels the world and discovers its wonders...

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