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702 Results
Le roman du Mississippi —Pierre, Bernard.
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2009

En suivant les 3,750 km du Mississippi, de sa source à la frontière canadienne jusqu'à son delta dans le golfe du Mexique, l'auteur fait vivre et parler le père des eaux comme un être humainches 1983.

Midnight in Sicily on art, food, history, travel and La Cosa Nostra —Robb, Peter.
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2008

A journey into the heart of Sicily, using art, food, history and literature to shed light on southern Italy's legacy of political corruption and violent crime. The text takes as its starting point the ongoing trial of se...

Mon coeur s'appelle Amazonie —Tiberghien, Anne-Sophie.
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2009

Récit vrai et vécu d'Anne-Sophie Tiberghien et de sa fille Samantha dans la forêt amazonienne. Elles ont partagé la vie aventureuse de la tribu Yanomami. 1983.

Ireland's eye travels —Jarman, Mark Anthony, 1955-
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2006

On August 28, 1922, thousands of Dubliners came to pay respects to Michael Collins, the martyred Irish revolutionary, while elsewhere in the same city on the same afternoon, Michael Lyons, a cooper who worked for Guinnes...

Jungle islands my South Sea adventure —Coffey, Maria, 1952-
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2010

Join Maria on her kayaking trip though the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific Ocean. She paddles to remote villages which haven't seem outsiders in years, visits the Skull Island burial ground, confronts a ferocious cr...

Molotov's magic lantern a journey in Russian history —Polonsky, Rachel.
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2011

When British journalist Rachel Polonsky moved to Moscow, she discovered an apartment building that was once home to the ruthless apparatchik Vyacheslav Molotov, a participant in the Great Purge - and also an ardent bibli...

Indian summer a good man in Asia —Randall, Will, 1966-
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2009

Learning as much as he is teaching in the Indian city of Poona, Will finds his life transformed by his remarkable class of orphans: Dulabesh, the joker; Prakash, who learnt self-sufficiency by scavenging in skips; the nu...

Lost province adventures in a Moldovan family —Henighan, Stephen, 1960-
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2004

Moldova was created as a Soviet Republic when Romania was dismantled during World War II. As a westerner in this "lost province," Henighan feels he is an unnerving disappointment for many Moldovans. Yet he feels at home ...

Jasmine and arnica —Naylor, Nicola.
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2010

Many would balk at the idea of a white woman traveling India alone - and in particular, a blind woman. Throughout her childhood Nicola Naylor had been fascinated by images of the subcontinent and was determined both to r...

It's not about the tapas —Evans, Polly.
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2009

After tiring of her job as editor of a Hong Kong entertainment weekly, Polly Evans set off on a bicycle voyage around Spainches From the ascents of the Pyrenees to the olive groves of Andalusia, Polly found adventure, i...

Long way down [John O'Groats to Capetown] —McGregor, Ewan, 1971-
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2009

After their trip round the world in 2004, fellow actors and bike fanatics Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman couldn't shake the travel bug, and after a UNICEF visit to Africa, they knew they had to go back and experience ...

Into Africa a journey through the ancient empires —De Villiers, Marq, 1940-
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2006

Africa has often been viewed as the "Dark Continent." Here de Villiers attempts to provide an insider's view of the continent. He travels in search of the ancient empires through a landscape inhabited by villains and her...

Inside Iran life under Khomeini's regime —Simpson, John, 1944-
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2011

A portrait of life in Iran under Ayatollah Khomeini's regime which depicts a diverse society ambivalent about its embrace of the Islamic and Persian culture. 1988.

Mon voyage inoubliable un artiste indien hors de chez lui —Shyam, Bhajju, 1972-
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2009

Sous forme de carnet de voyage, cet album invite le lecteur à suivre les traces du peintre Bhajju Shyam, qui quitte son petit village du centre de l'Inde pour réaliser des peintures murales dans un restaurant londonien...

Narrow dog to Carcassonne —Darlington, Terry.
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2011

Terry and Monica Darlington are intrepid pensioners who made the surprising decision to sail their canal narrowboat Phillis May, sixteen hundred miles across France and down to the Mediterranean, accompanied only by thei...

Letters from China —Hynes, Maureen.
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2011

In 1980, Hynes was selected by the Canadian external affairs department to teach at Sichuan University in China. Letters, diary entries, and narrative commentary portray a vivid picture of the day-to-day adventures and e...

Letter from the Khyber Pass and other travel writing —Woodcock, George, 1912-1995.
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2010

When George Woodcock travelled, he set out on his journeys well-prepared and full of curiosity. This collection of his travel writing brings together material written over nearly forty years. His destinations include Zap...

Mon oncle d'Australie —Decoust, Michèle.
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2010

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No worries a journey through Australia —McCrum, Mark, 1958-
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2009

Knowing nothing of Australia except the lager-ad cliches of sun and surf, kangaroos and didgeridoos, Mark McCrum arrives Down Under. Hitching, flying, by Greyhound and by train, he makes his picaresque way around the vas...

One room in a castle letters from Spain, France and Greece —Connelly, Karen, 1969-
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2008

Connelly writes of her travels and experiences in Spain, France, and Greece. Favouring letters because of the "sometimes funny, sometimes jarring intimacy" they create, Connelly has collected letters she has written to f...

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