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Leisure Reading: Non-Fiction: Travel

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Andrews, Allen. The Mad Motorist: The Great Peking-Paris Race of ’07. (1965) Bookstacks DS 9 .A5
Bird, Isabella.  Six Months in Hawaii. (1875).  Bookstacks DU 623 .B6 1986
Buckley, William F.  Atlantic High: A Celebration.  Bookstacks G 530 .B89 1982
Byron, Robert.  Road to Oxiana [Persia]. (1937) Bookstacks DS 49.5 .B9 1982
Cabot, Mabel H. Vanished Kingdoms…1921-1925 [China, etc.] Bookstacks DS 710 .C26 2003
Cherry-Garrard. A.   Worst Journey in the World, Antarctic, 1910-1913. Bookstacks G 850 1910 .S464 2005
Darwin, Charles.  Voyage of the Beagle. (1839)  Bookstacks QH 11 .D2 1960
Dana, Richard H.  Two Years Before the Mast. (1845)  Bookstacks G 540 .D2 1946
Defoe, Daniel.  Tour Through the Whole Island of Great Britain. (1762) Bookstacks DA 620 .D31 1963
Doughty, Charles.  Arabia Deserta. (1888)  Bookstacks DS 207 .D73 1955
Fermor, Patrick L.  A Time of Gifts:  On Foot to Constantinople.  Bookstacks D 921 .F38 1979
Harrer, Heinrich. Seven Years in Tibet. (1953)  Bookstacks DS 785 .H273
Heil, Nick.  Dark Summit: The True Story of Everest’s Most Controversial Season.Bookstacks GV 199.44 .E85 h43 2008
Henson, Matthew.  A Negro Explorer at the North Pole. (1912) Bookstacks G 635 .H4A3 2007
Hunt, John.  Conquest of Everest.  Bookstacks GV 199.44 .E85 H86 1954
Jenkins, Peter.  Along the Edge of America.   Bookstacks F 296 .J46 1995
Lawrence, D. H.   Twilight in Italy.  (1916)  Bookstacks DG 901 .L3 1990b
London, Jack.  Cruise of the Snark [Pacific voyage]. (1939)  Bookstacks DU 22 .L6 1939 Also PS 3523 .O46 Z464 1997
Maclean, Sir Fitzroy.  Eastern Approaches [the Balkans].  Bookstacks D 811 .M254 1964
Mayle, Peter.  A Year in Provence.  Bookstacks DC 611 .P961 M38 1991
Meier, Andrew.  Black Earth: A Journey Through Russia After the Fall. Bookstacks DK 510.76 M44 2003
Morris, Jan.  Journeys.  Bookstacks G 465 .M66 1984
Muir, John.  Travels in Alaska.  Bookstacks QH 31 .M9 A36 1979
Naipaul, V. S.  India:  A Million Mutinies Now.  Bookstacks DS 414.2 .N35 1991
Naipaul, V. S.  A Turn in the South.  Bookstacks F 216.2 .N35 1990
Post, Emily.  By Motor to the Golden Gate. (1916) Bookstacks E 196 .P85 2004
Raban, Jonathan.  Coasting.  Bookstacks DA 632 .R33 1986
Raban, Jonathan.  Old Glory: An American Voyage. (1981)  Bookstacks F355 .R3
Scott, Robert F.  Scott’s Last Expedition [Antarctic]. (1913) Bookstacks G 850 1910 .S41
Schoder, Raymond V.  Wings Over Hellas: Ancient Greece from the Air. Bookstacks DF 719 .S36 1974
Slocum, Joshua.  Sailing Along Around the World. (1898) Bookstacks G 440 .S628 1954
Stark, Freya.  Baghdad Sketches.  Bookstacks DS 79.9 .B25 S73 1992
Stevenson, Robert Louis.  Inland Voyage – Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes. Bookstacks PR 5488 .I6 1925
Tayler, Jeffrey.  Angry Wind: Through Muslim Black Africa.  Bookstacks DT 528 .T39 2005
Theroux, Paul.  Great Railway Bazaar.  Bookstacks DS 10 .T43 1975b
Theroux, Paul.  Old Patagonian Express. (1979)  Bookstacks E 27.2 .T47
Theroux, Paul.  Kingdom By the Sea [Britain]. Bookstacks DA 632 .T46 1983
Wharton, Edith.  Edith Wharton Abroad. Bookstacks PS 3545 .H16 A6 1995

Finding Travel Writing in SOUTHcat

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United States -- Description and travel
Authors, American -- homes and haunts
Travelers' writings
Lesbian authors -- travel
Egypt -- description and travel
Travel writing -- history


Martineau, Harriet. 1802-1876
Twain, Mark. 1835-1910
Heat Moon, William Least
Naipaul, V.S.
Raban, Jonathan
Theroux, Paul