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Title The best American travel writing 2000 / edited and with introduction by Bill Bryson ; series editor, Jason Wilson.

Publication Info. Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2000.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  910.4 BES    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  914.4 BES    AVAILABLE
 Kankakee PL Third Floor - KKBB-2  818.5408 BES 2000    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  SC BES 2000 ED. (STORY COLLECTION)    AVAILABLE
Description 307 pages ; 22 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The best American travel writing (1530-1516)
The Best American series
Best American travel writing. (1530-1516)
Best American series.
Note Reprinted from various periodicals.
Contents Boot camp / William Booth -- Lions and tigers and bears / Bill Buford -- This teeming ark / Tim Cahill -- The toughest trucker in the world / Tom Clynes -- Hitchhiker's Cuba / Dave Eggers -- Nantucket on my mind / David Halberstam -- The Nile at mile one / Mark Hertsgaard -- Spies in the house of faith / Isabel Hilton -- The first drink of the day / Clive Irving -- Land is good for you / Alden Jones -- The truck / Ryszard Kapuscinski -- Confessions of a cheese smuggler / David Lansing -- Inside the hidden kingdom / Jessica Maxwell -- Weird karma / P.J. O'Rourke -- Zoned on Zanzibar / Tony Perrottet -- Storming the beach / Rolf Potts -- The last safari / Mark Ross -- Winter rules / Steve Rushin -- From the wonderful people who brought you the killing fields / Patrick Symmes -- China's wild west / Jeffrey Tayler -- Exiled beyond kilometer 101 / Jeffrey Tayler -- The two faces of tourism / Jonathan Tourtellot -- The very short history of Nunavut / William T. Vollmann -- One man and his donkey / David Wallis -- Marseille's moment / Amy Wilentz.
Boot camp / William Booth -- Lions and tigers and bears / Bill Buford -- This teeming ark / Tim Cahill -- The toughest trucker in the world / Tom Clynes -- Hitchhiker's Cuba / Dave Eggers -- Nantucket on my mind / David Halberstam -- The Nile at mile one / Mark Hertsgaard -- Spies in the house of faith / Isabel Hilton -- The first drink of the day / Clive Irving -- Lard is good for you / Alden Jones -- The truck / Ryszard Kapuscinski -- Confessions of a cheese smuggler / David Lansing -- Inside the hidden kingdom / Jessica Maxwell -- Weird karma / P.J. O'Rourke -- Zoned on Zanzibar / Tony Perrottet -- Storming the beach / Rolf Potts -- The last safari / Mark Ross -- Winter rules / Steve Rushin -- From the wonderful people who brought you the killing fields / Patrick Symmes -- China's wild west / Jeffrey Tayler -- Exiled beyond kilometer 101 / Jeffrey Tayler -- The two faces of tourism / Jonathan Tourtellot -- The very short history of Nunavut / William T. Vollmann -- One man and his donkey / David Wallis -- Marseille's moment / Amy Wilentz.
Subject Travel -- Periodicals -- Excerpts.
Travel writing, American.
Travel writing.
Voyages and travels.
Added Author Bryson, Bill, 1951-
Bryson, Bill.
ISBN 061807466X : $27.50
0618074678 paperback

 
    
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