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Best American Travel Writing 2013

Number-one New York Times best-selling author of Eat, Pray, Love and Committed: A Love Story, Elizabeth Gilbert transports readers to far-flung locales with this collection of the year’s lushest and most inspiring travel writing.

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Ebook

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9780547810096


Format: Ebook
Summary: Gifted authors don't just tell us about unique or out-of-the-way places; they take us to them, show us what they look like, show us who their people are, and make us feel like we've experienced them.
Title: Best American travel writing 2013 / Edited with an introduction by Elizabeth Gilbert ; Jason Wilson, series editor.
Subject: Travel writing Travel -- Periodicals -- Excerpts. Travelers' writings, American Short stories, American Voyages and travels -- Anecdotes Travel -- Psychological aspects -- Anecdotes. Manners and customs -- Anecdotes. Intercultural communication -- Anecdotes.
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Isbn: 9780547810096 (electronic bk.) 0547810091 (electronic bk.)
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Format: Ebook
Summary: Gifted authors don't just tell us about unique or out-of-the-way places; they take us to them, show us what they look like, show us who their people are, and make us feel like we've experienced them.
Title: Best American travel writing 2013 / Edited with an introduction by Elizabeth Gilbert ; Jason Wilson, series editor.
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 210 pages)
Series: Best American series
Series: Best American series
Subjects: Travel writing
Subjects: Travel -- Periodicals -- Excerpts.
Subjects: Travelers' writings, American
Subjects: Short stories, American
Subjects: Voyages and travels -- Anecdotes
Subjects: Travel -- Psychological aspects -- Anecdotes.
Subjects: Manners and customs -- Anecdotes.
Subjects: Intercultural communication -- Anecdotes.
Genre: Electronic books.
Other Author: Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969- editor, writer of supplementary textual content.
Other Author: Wilson, Jason, 1974- editor, writer of supplementary textual content.
Notes: "A Mariner original."
Notes: Reprinted from various periodicals.
Notes: Description based on print version record.
Contents: Foreword / Jason Wilson -- Introduction / Elizabeth Gilbert -- A prison, a paradise from New York times magazine / John Jeremiah Sullivan -- The bull passes through from Morning news / Kevin Chroust -- The way I've come from Legal studies forum / Judy Copeland -- Blot out from Creative nonfiction / Colleen Kinder -- The year I didn't from Gulf Coast / Daniel Tyx -- Tea and kidnapping from Atlantic / Sarah A. Topol -- The paid piper from T magazine / Grant Stoddard -- Dentists without borders from New Yorker / David Sedaris -- Confessions of a packing minimalist from Travel + Leisure / Lynn Yaeger -- Summerland from Travel + Leisure / Peter Jon Lindberg -- The wild dogs of Istanbul from Smart set / Bernd Brunner -- Bombing Sarajevo from Outside / Dimiter Kenarov -- Vietnam's bowl of secrets from Afar / David Farley -- Babu on the bad road from Virginia quarterly review / Jesse Dukes -- The pippiest place on earth from New York times magazine / Sam Anderson -- Dreaming of El Dorado from Virginia quarterly review / Marie Arana -- Caliph of the tricksters from Harper's magazine / Christopher de Ballaigue -- A farewell to yarns from Outside / Ian Frazier -- Pirate City from Paris review / Rich Cohen -- Contributors' notes -- Notable travel writing of 2012.
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