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The best American travel writing 2019 / edited and with an introduction by Alexandra Fuller ; Jason Wilson, series editor.

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Homer Public Library 910.4 BES 2019 000153432 Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780358094234
  • ISBN: 0358094232
  • Physical Description: xviii, 378 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Reprinted from various periodicals.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [322]-328).
Formatted Contents Note:
Overlooking Guantanamo / Benz, Stephen -- The Great Divide / Crowell, Maddy -- Uncomfortable Silences: a walk in Myanmar / Fettling, David -- Finished / Gregory, Alice -- How the Chile Pepper took over the world / Gross, Matt -- I walked from Selma to Montgomery / Haile, Rahawa -- Morsi the Cat / Hessler, Peter -- A visit to Chernobyl:Travel in the Postapocalypse / Hewitt, Cameron -- Paper Tiger / Jarvis, Brooke -- Keepers of the Jungle / Knafo, Saki -- Mother Tongue / Loredo, Lucas -- Is this the most crowded island in the world? (and why that question matters) / MacGregor, Alex -- Taming the Lionfish / MacGregor, Jeff -- If these walls could talk / Markham, Lauren -- The floating world / Mauk, Ben -- Irmageddon / O'Neil, Devon -- Water and the wall / Paumgarten, Nick -- How Nashville became one big bachelorette party / Petersen, Anne Helen -- These brazilians traveled 19 hours on a riverboat to vote. I went with them / Sims, Shannon -- Cursed fields / Sneider, Noah -- The end of the line / Vollmann, William T. -- "The Greatest" / Wilson, Jason -- Tributary / Yen, Jessica -- Tourist Trap / Zha, Jianying.
Summary, etc.:
A collection of the best travel writing published in 2019, selected by Alexandra Fuller.
Subject: Travel > Periodicals > Excerpts.
Travelers' writings, American.
Voyages and travels > Anecdotes.
Travel.
Travelers' writings, American.
Voyages and travels.
Genre: Travel writing.
Anecdotes.
Travel writing.