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The Resource The best American travel writing 2012, edited and with an introduction by William T. Vollmann

The best American travel writing 2012, edited and with an introduction by William T. Vollmann

Label
The best American travel writing 2012
Title
The best American travel writing 2012
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by William T. Vollmann
Title variation
  • Best American travel writing two-thousand twelve
  • Best American travel writing two-thousand and twelve
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in the previous year, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10154336
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
910.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vollmann, William T
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True
Series statement
The Best American series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travelers' writings, American
  • Travel writing
Target audience
adult
Label
The best American travel writing 2012, edited and with an introduction by William T. Vollmann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "1530-1516"--T.p. verso
  • "A Mariner original."
Contents
How to explore like a real Victorian adventurer / Monte Reel -- The telltale scribes of Timbuktu / Peter Gwin -- Chernobyl, my primeval, teeming, irradiated Eden / Henry Shukman -- Garbahe city / Elliott D. Woods -- My days with the anti-mafia / Thomas Swick -- City of walls / Robin Kirk -- Now ye know who the bosses are here now / J. Malcolm Garcia -- The wicked coast / Paul Theroux -- Letter from Paris / Michael Gorra -- The reckoning / Kenan Trebincevic -- The Tijuana Sports Hall of Fame / Bryan Curtis -- Holy city of the Wichitas / Kimberly Meyer -- Memento Mori / Dimiter Kenarov -- Maximum India / Pico Iyer -- Keeping watch / Lynn Freed -- Walking the border / Luke Dittrich -- Amundsen schlepped here / Mark Jenkins -- Conquering an infinite cave / Mark Jenkins -- Railroad semantics / Aaron Dacytl
Control code
ocn772100929
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xx, 231 p.
Isbn
9780547808970
System control number
(OCoLC)772100929
Label
The best American travel writing 2012, edited and with an introduction by William T. Vollmann
Publication
Note
  • "1530-1516"--T.p. verso
  • "A Mariner original."
Contents
How to explore like a real Victorian adventurer / Monte Reel -- The telltale scribes of Timbuktu / Peter Gwin -- Chernobyl, my primeval, teeming, irradiated Eden / Henry Shukman -- Garbahe city / Elliott D. Woods -- My days with the anti-mafia / Thomas Swick -- City of walls / Robin Kirk -- Now ye know who the bosses are here now / J. Malcolm Garcia -- The wicked coast / Paul Theroux -- Letter from Paris / Michael Gorra -- The reckoning / Kenan Trebincevic -- The Tijuana Sports Hall of Fame / Bryan Curtis -- Holy city of the Wichitas / Kimberly Meyer -- Memento Mori / Dimiter Kenarov -- Maximum India / Pico Iyer -- Keeping watch / Lynn Freed -- Walking the border / Luke Dittrich -- Amundsen schlepped here / Mark Jenkins -- Conquering an infinite cave / Mark Jenkins -- Railroad semantics / Aaron Dacytl
Control code
ocn772100929
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xx, 231 p.
Isbn
9780547808970
System control number
(OCoLC)772100929

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