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Disappointment River: Finding and Losing the Northwest Passage Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101973165
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Published: Anchor - February 5th, 2019

“Masterful.”


Sovietistan: Travels in Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781643133263
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Published: Pegasus Books - January 7th, 2020

An unforgettable journey through Central Asia, one of the most mysterious and history-laden regions of the world.

Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan became free of the Soviet Union in 1991. But though they are new to modern statehood, this is a region rich in ancient history, culture, and landscapes unlike anywhere else in the world.


The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot (Landscapes #3) Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780147509796
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Published: Penguin Books - September 24th, 2013

Robert MacFarlane's new book is Underland: A Deep Time Journey and has gotten rave reviews.


Beyond the Sky and the Earth: A Journey into Bhutan Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781573228152
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 1st, 2000

Nancy loves this book!


Kings of the Yukon: One Summer Paddling Across the Far North Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316396691
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Published: Back Bay Books - November 5th, 2019

A thrilling journey by canoe across Alaska, by critically acclaimed writer Adam Weymouth.


On Trails: An Exploration Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781476739236
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 4th, 2017

New York Times Bestseller • Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award • Winner of the Saroyan International Prize for Writing • Winner of the Pacific Northwest Book Award • “The best outdoors book of the year.” —Sierra Club

From a talent who’s been compared to Annie Dillard, Edward Abbey, David Quammen, and Jared Diamo


Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780465062881
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Published: Basic Books - April 28th, 2015

The harrowing tale of British explorer Ernest Shackleton's 1914 attempt to reach the South Pole, one of the greatest adventure stories of the modern age.


The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon (Vintage Departures) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781400078455
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Published: Vintage - January 26th, 2010

Another fantastic book similar in vein to The Lost City of the Monkey God. In this case, however, the author goes on his journey because he's fascinated by realy life of Col. Percy Fawcett and his eldest son, who disappeared in the Amazon in 1924. In my opinion, Col. Fawcett is the real Indiana Jones - a really entertaining read.


The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781451659177
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 7th, 2016

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • #1 Indie Next Pick • Winner of the PEN New England Award

“Enchanting…A book filled with so much love…Long before Oregon, Rinker Buck has convinced us that the best way to see America is from the seat of a covered wagon.” —The Wall Street Journal

“Amazing…A real nonfic


Ottoman Odyssey: Travels Through a Lost Empire Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781643130750
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Published: Pegasus Books - May 7th, 2019

An exploration of the contemporary influence of the Ottoman Empire on the wider world, as the author uncovers the new Ottoman legacy across Europe and the Middle East.