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Paperback. Women's relationships with food are passionate and obsessive, embracing and comforting, complex and frustrating. This sampling of stories - by some of the writers in and out of the food and travel fields - journeys to the heart of these age-old relationships, taking readers from the kitchens of contemporary America to the far reaches of the globe. Editor(s): Bach, Lisa. Num Pages: 248 pages. BIC Classification: WB; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 131 x 15. Weight in Grams: 310.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Travelers´ Tales, Incorporated United States
Edition
Revised
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9781932361292
ISBN
9781932361292
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 17.42

Paperback. Presents adventures from women who have traveled to the ends of the earth to discover new places, peoples, and facets of themselves. This title features women such as a student in Niger who finds 'the most wretched place on earth' transformed when she befriends a two-year-old. Editor(s): McCauley, Lucy. Series: Best Women's Travel Writing. Num Pages: 352 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 357.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Travelers´ Tales, Incorporated
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
Edition
2009 Edition
SKU
V9781932361636
ISBN
9781932361636
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 18.50

Paperback. Looks at cosmopolitan Egypt in the golden years of travel under the last kings. This book features images that include a tourist perched on a camel, a Bugatti at the foot of the pyramids, and high tea served in jasminedraped gardens. Num Pages: 216 pages, 145 illustrations, 20 in colour. BIC Classification: 1HBE; WTL; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 269 x 272 x 18. Weight in Grams: 1442.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Editions Flammarion
Edition
Revised
Number of pages
216
Condition
New
SKU
V9782080301130
ISBN
9782080301130
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 24.19

Paperback. Num Pages: 298 pages, 150. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGFA; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 253 x 17. Weight in Grams: 894.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
ECW Press,Canada Canada
Number of pages
298
Condition
New
SKU
V9781770410596
ISBN
9781770410596
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 25.72

Paperback. High up on the remote Indian borders with Tibet, China and Pakistan, beyond the Kashmir Valley, lies Ladakh, one of the last places where a Tibetan Buddhist community survives. Andrew Harvey, a sophisticated westerner with a gift to be simple, travelled there - into another awareness of reality. Num Pages: 256 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1FKAH; HREX; HRLK; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 17. Weight in Grams: 188.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Ebury Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844130481
ISBN
9781844130481
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.38

Paperback. An impassioned work on the magnificent but often maddening city called Venice. This book analyses the particular temperament of Venetians, as well as its waterways, its architecture, its bridges, its tourists, its curiosities, its smells, sounds, lights and colours. Num Pages: 336 pages, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1DST; HBTB; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 197 x 128 x 22. Weight in Grams: 226.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
Edition
Main
SKU
9780571168972
ISBN
9780571168972
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 10.14

Paperback. In 1910 Robert Falcon Scott and Roald Amundsen set sail for Antarctica, each from his own starting point, and the epic race for the South Pole was on. December 2011 marks the centenary of the conclusion to the last great race of terrestrial discovery. This title presents each man's full account of the race to the South Pole in their own words. Num Pages: 352 pages, 25 bw illustrations. BIC Classification: 1MTS; 3JJC; BJ; HBJQ; HBLW; WTLP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 159 x 21. Weight in Grams: 526. The Expedition Diaries of Scott and Amundsen. 352 pages, 25 bw illustrations. In 1910 Robert Falcon Scott and Roald Amundsen set sail for Antarctica, each from his own starting point, and the epic race for the South Pole was on. December 2011 marks the centenary of the conclusion to the last great race of terrestrial discovery. This title presents each man's full account of the race to the South Pole in their own words. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1MTS; 3JJC; BJ; HBJQ; HBLW; WTLP. Dimension: 233 x 159 x 21. Weight: 528.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441126672
ISBN
9781441126672
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.29

Paperback. Paul Theroux left Victoria Station in April thinking that taking eight trains across Europe, Eastern Europe, the USSR and Mongolia would be the easy way to get to the Chinese border. The reality, of course, was very different. In fact, Theroux experienced a decidedly odd and unexpected trip to China that set the challenging tone for his journey. Num Pages: 512 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1FPC; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 31. Weight in Grams: 384.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
Edition
REPRINT
SKU
9780140112955
ISBN
9780140112955
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 10.28

Paperback. Michael Palin tackles the full length of the Himalaya in this terrific number one bestseller Num Pages: 304 pages, 150. BIC Classification: 1FKAH; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 290.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Orion Publishing Co
Condition
New
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
V9780753819906
ISBN
9780753819906
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.09

Paperback. Num Pages: 196 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps. BIC Classification: 1DVUG; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 138 x 16. Weight in Grams: 268.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
The Merlin Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
196
Condition
New
SKU
V9781854251008
ISBN
9781854251008
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 17.10

Paperback. Turreted fairytale peaks, glistening snowfields, waterfalls plunging over immense cliffs into the sea, a million tons of ice capsizing - this is the setting for this work, which is an account of a kayak trip along the west coast of Greenland, paddling about 150 miles of coastline in the Nuuk fjords area. Num Pages: 128 pages, 16pp colour section. BIC Classification: 1MTNG; WSSN5; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 171 x 241 x 9. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Whittles Publishing
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904445319
ISBN
9781904445319
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 20.12

Hardcover. Illustrator(s): Sheppard, Tom. Num Pages: 240 pages, 11 maps & diagrams, 351 colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1HBA; WN; WTLP; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 268 x 22. Weight in Grams: 1096.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Desert Winds Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780953232468
ISBN
9780953232468
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 48.71

Paperback. Spaniards are reputed to be amongst Europe's most forthright people. So why have they kept silent about the terrors of their Civil War and the rule of General Franco? Who caused the Civil War? Why do Basque terrorists kill? Why do Catalans hate Madrid? This book presents a journey around Spain and its history. Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: 1DSE; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 197 x 31. Weight in Grams: 390.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
9780571279395
ISBN
9780571279395
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 12.03

Paperback. Records the author's visits to the Aran Islands in 1898-1901, when he was gathering the folklore and anecdotes out of which he forged "The Playboy of the Western World" and his other major dramas. Editor(s): Robinson, Tim. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3JH; 3JJ; DNF; WTLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 13. Weight in Grams: 160.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780140184327
ISBN
9780140184327
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.27

Paperback. A narration of a summer motorcycle trip undertaken by a father and his son, which becomes a personal and philosophical odyssey into fundamental questions of how to live. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HPX; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 143 x 28. Weight in Grams: 304. Good clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
SKU
9780099598169
ISBN
9780099598169
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.02

Paperback. Offers a long-overdue corrective to the mythology and the mystique which has plagued the study of pirates and served to deny them their rightful legitimacy as subjects of investigation Editor(s): Pennell, C. R. Num Pages: 360 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1FP; 1KJ; 1QSA; 1QSM; HBTM; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 183 x 255 x 25. Weight in Grams: 822.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
New York University Press United States
Number of pages
360
Condition
New
SKU
V9780814766781
ISBN
9780814766781
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 31.18

Paperback. Part of an annual series - "The Best Women's Travel Writing", this title presents adventures from women who have traveled to the ends of the earth to discover new places, peoples, and facets of themselves. It offers stories that encompass spiritual growth, hilarity and misadventure, romance, solo journeys, family travel, and more. Editor(s): McCauley, Lucy. Num Pages: 302 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 22. Weight in Grams: 427.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Travelers´ Tales, Incorporated United States
Number of pages
302
Condition
New
Edition
2006 ed.
SKU
V9781932361353
ISBN
9781932361353
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.24

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
382
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752442075
ISBN
9780752442075
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 28.31

Paperback. DUBLIN Dublin is a city much visited and deeply mythologized. In this book, the author finds hidden places and untold stories in underground rivers of the Liberties, on the derelict sites once earmarked for skyscrapers in Ballsbridge, in the twenty Dublin homes once inhabited by Joyce, and on the beach at Loughshinny. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 130 x 198 x 20. Weight in Grams: 192.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
9780241966129
ISBN
9780241966129
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 9.71

Paperback. Num Pages: 344 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 135 x 27. Weight in Grams: 410.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Sheridan House Australia Pty Ltd Australia
Condition
New
Number of pages
344
SKU
9781574090659
ISBN
9781574090659
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.90

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