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Cuba
Mike Gonzalez
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Cuba with its flamboyant style and rich culture, has provided the inspiration and setting for literature for decades. It has always been one of the most compelling places in the world, though perhaps never more so than now. Following Raul Castro's resignation as President in 2018, the era of Castroism ...


Venice: A Literary Guide for Travellers
Marie-Jose Gransard
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'Memory's images, once they are fixed in words, are erased,' Marco Polo said. 'Perhaps I am afraid of losing Venice all at once, if I speak of it, or perhaps, speaking of other cities, I have already lost it, little by little.' Italo Calvino, Invisible Cities

Venice, La Serenissima, is one of the most ...


Free to Go: Across the World on a Motorbike
Esa Aldegheri
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One woman's around-the-world adventure, and an exploration of borders, freedoms and womanhood.


Connemara Mollie: An Irish Journey on Horseback
Hilary Bradt
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Connemara Mollie - Holiday reads and travel literature by Hilary Bradt about her riding adventures in western Ireland with Mollie, her equine partner. Covering routes in Counties Galway, Mayo, Kerry and Clare, Bradt recounts encounters with local people, beautiful landscapes, wildlife and rural history, and tragic events along the way.


The Orient Express
Ivan Fallon, James B. Sherwood
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In May 1977 the French national railways announced they were taking the Orient- Express, the world's most fabled train, out of service. The public outcry which followed caught the attention of Jim Sherwood. The last remaining four carriages, which had featured in the film Murd er on the Ori ent-Expr ...


The Long Road of Sand
Pier Paolo Pasolini
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Summer 1959. Pier Paolo Pasolini, driving a Fiat Millecento, trav elled along the Italian coastline, to carry out La lunga strada di sabbia [The Long Sandy Road]: a wide report commissioned by the magazine Successo on Italy. This title publishes the complete text of The long sandy road, together with the original manuscript by Pier Paolo Pasolini.


North Downs Way: National Trail Guide
Colin Saunders
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The official guide to the National Trail that follows the North Downs, from Farnham to Dover, published in association with Natural England.


Batsford's Cambridge Then and Now
Vaughan Grylls
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Archive pictures of Cambridge from the Victorian period to the 1950s and '60s are matched with the same viewpoint today. Each is accompanied by an explanatory caption giving the history and changes that have affected the site.


West Africa: Word, Symbol, Song
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In this richly illustrated book, leading international scholars of music, literature, history and anthropology offer a unique insight into the stories of West African societies past and present.


Discovering Literary Oxfordshire: In the Footsteps of Great Writers
Marilyn Yurdan
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Indian Equator: Mark Twain's India Revisited
Ian Strathcarron
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In 1895/6 the sixty-year-old Mark Twain set off on a worldwide lecture tour to pay off his debts from a publishing company bankruptcy, notes from which a year later became his final travel book Following the Equator. Two years later he wrote, 'How I did loathe that journey around the world! except the ...


London Villages: Explore the City's Best Local Neighbourhoods
Zena Alkayat
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Offering an intimate view of the city, London Villages highlights the small, locally-known enclaves of independent shops, cafe s and public spaces that give the capital its inimitable character. Both charming gift and valuable resource, this is a jumping off point for exploring the city in a new way.


Great Pilgrimage Sites of Europe
Derry Brabbs
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A spectacular photographic tour of the greatest European pilgrimage sites, from Canterbury to Santiago de Compostela.


Vietnam
John Hoskin
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The Strangest London Quiz Book
Tom Quinn
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Test your London knowledge with this fascinating book, packed with fun and challenging quiz questions based around the weirdest events from the illustrious history of this wonderful city.


Bognor Regis Then & Now
Sylvia Endacott, Shirley Lewis
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Looking at the past and present of Bognor Regis through the use of pictures and informative captions.


Kafka's Prague
Klaus Wagenbach
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Klaus Wagenbach's account of Kafka's life in the city is a meticulously researched insight into the author's family background, his education and employment, his attitude toward the town of his birth, his literary influences, and his relationships with women.


A Journey into Russia
Jens Muhling
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In A Journey into Russia Jens Muhling shows us a country whose customs, contradictions, absurdities and attractions are still largely unknown beyond its borders.


A Short History of Beijing
Jonathan Clements
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Through his timely and intimate portrait of the world's most populous capital city, Jonathan Clements reveals the history of China itself. This first paperback edition includes a new introduction and a section on Zhangjiakou, where many of the 2022 Winter Olympics events will take place.


An Armchair Traveller's History of Beijing
Jonathan Clements
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An Armchair Traveller's History of Beijing presents the capital from its earliest beginnings as a prehistoric campsite for Peking Man through its fluctuating fortunes under a dozen dynasties. The book is an essential introduction to one of the world's most remarkable cities

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