Ultimate Travel Library: Around the World in 80+ Books

Given by National Geographic Traveler

80 teosta 111,087 kirjaa 2,294 arvostelua ½ 3.9

To compile our list of classic travel books, we asked dozens of travelers (writers, photographers, explorers, editors, and others) to name the books that have most enriched their senses of place and

näytä lisää best informed their peregrinations. Here are their choices.
näytä vähemmän
Year Awarded:
2002
Teos
Kesä autiomaassa (1968) (tekijä: Edward Abbey)
London: The Biography (2000) (tekijä: Peter Ackroyd)
Vanishing Breed: Photographs of the Cowboy and the West (1982) (tekijä: William Albert Allard)
Australian Colors: Images of the Outback (1998) (tekijä: Bill Bachman)
Nomads of Niger (1983) (tekijä: Carol Beckwith)
The Roads to Sata (1985) (tekijä: Alan Booth)
In a Sunburned Country (2000) (tekijä: Bill Bryson)
The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-Town America (1989) (tekijä: Bill Bryson)
Road Fever (1992) (tekijä: Tim Cahill)
30 Days in Sydney: A Wildly Distorted Account (2001) (tekijä: Peter Carey)
Näkymättömät polut (1987) (tekijä: Bruce Chatwin)
Patagonia, Patagonia (1977) (tekijä: Bruce Chatwin)
City of Djinns: A Year in Delhi (1993) (tekijä: William Dalrymple)
Tracks (1980) (tekijä: Robyn Davidson)
Galapagos: Islands Born of Fire (1998) (tekijä: Tui De Roy)
Eurooppalaisena Afrikassa (1937) (tekijä: Isak Dinesen)
The Good Rain: Across Time and Terrain in the Pacific Northwest (1990) (tekijä: Timothy Egan)
This Cold Heaven: Seven Seasons in Greenland (2001) (tekijä: Gretel Ehrlich)
An unexpected light : travels in Afghanistan (1999) (tekijä: Jason Elliot)
Two Towns in Provence (1983) (tekijä: M. F. K. Fisher)
Brazilian Adventure (1933) (tekijä: Peter Fleming)
Bury Me Standing: The Gypsies and Their Journey (1995) (tekijä: Isabel Fonseca)
In an Antique Land (1992) (tekijä: Amitav Ghosh)
Off the Rails in Phnom Penh: Into the Dark Heart of Guns, Girls, and Ganja (1998) (tekijä: Amit Gilboa)
Motoring with Mohammed: Journeys to Yemen and the Red Sea (1991) (tekijä: Eric Hansen)
Stranger in the Forest: On Foot Across Borneo (1988) (tekijä: Eric Hansen)
Heidi's Alp: One Family's Search for Storybook Europe (1987) (tekijä: Christina Hardyment)
Seitsemän vuotta Tiibetissä : elämäni Dalai Laman hovissa (1952) (tekijä: Heinrich Harrer)
Cuba: Island at a Crossroad (1999) (tekijä: David Alan Harvey)
Blue Highways: A Journey into America (1982) (tekijä: William Least Heat-Moon)
Nuoruuteni Pariisi (1964) (tekijä: Ernest Hemingway)
Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War (1998) (tekijä: Tony Horwitz)
Serengeti: Natural Order on the African Plain (1986) (tekijä: Mitsuaki Iwago)
Video Night in Kathmandu: And Other Reports from the Not-So-Far East (1989) (tekijä: Pico Iyer)
Looking for Lovedu: A Woman's Journey Through Africa (2001) (tekijä: Ann Jones)
Balkan Ghosts: A Journey Through History (1993) (tekijä: Robert D. Kaplan)
The Edge of Paradise: America in Micronesia (A Kolowalu Book) (1991) (tekijä: P.F. Kluge)
Sahara Unveiled: A Journey Across the Desert (1996) (tekijä: William Langewiesche)
Sea and Sardinia (1921) (tekijä: D. H. Lawrence)
Arctic Dreams (1986) (tekijä: Barry Lopez)
Tonava (1989) (tekijä: Claudio Magris)
Amsterdam: A Brief Life of the City (1994) (tekijä: Geert Mak)
Yön yli länteen (1942) (tekijä: Beryl Markham)
The Snow Leopard (1978) (tekijä: Peter Matthiessen)
Lords of the Atlas: The Rise and Fall of the House of Glaoua, 1893-1956 (1966) (tekijä: Gavin Maxwell)
In Tuscany (2000) (tekijä: Frances Mayes)
South Southeast (2001) (tekijä: Steve McCurry)
A House in Bali (1947) (tekijä: Colin McPhee)
Coming into the Country (1977) (tekijä: John McPhee)
Marussin kolossi (1941) (tekijä: Henry Miller)
The Panama Hat Trail (1986) (tekijä: Tom Miller)
Last Places: A Journey in the North (1990) (tekijä: Lawrence Millman)
Hong Kong (1676) (tekijä: Jan Morris)
Nothing to Declare: Memoirs of a Woman Traveling Alone (1988) (tekijä: Mary Morris)
Slowly Down the Ganges (1966) (tekijä: Eric Newby)
In Trouble Again: A Journey Between the Orinoco and the Amazon (1988) (tekijä: Redmond O'Hanlon)
Running in the Family (1982) (tekijä: Michael Ondaatje)
Katalonia, Katalonia (1938) (tekijä: George Orwell)
Full Circle (2006) (tekijä: Michael Palin)
Chasing Monarchs: Migrating with the Butterflies of Passage (1999) (tekijä: Robert Michael Pyle)
Bad Land: An American Romance (1996) (tekijä: Jonathan Raban)
Old Glory: A Voyage Down the Mississippi (1981) (tekijä: Jonathan Raban)
Where Masks Still Dance: New Guinea (1996) (tekijä: Chris Rainier)
Rautaa ja silkkiä : nuoren amerikkalaisen opettajan kokemukset Kiinassa (1988) (tekijä: Mark Salzman)
Turkish Reflections: A Biography of a Place (1991) (tekijä: Mary Lee Settle)
Cold beer and crocociles : A bicycle journey into Australia (2001) (tekijä: Roff Smith)
The Valleys of the Assassins: and Other Persian Travels (1934) (tekijä: Freya Stark)
Matka Charleyn kanssa : Amerikkaa etsimässä (1962) (tekijä: John Steinbeck)
A fortune-teller told me (1995) (tekijä: Tiziano Terzani)
Paikallisjunalla Patagoniaan (1979) (tekijä: Paul Theroux)
Arabian Sands (1959) (tekijä: Wilfred Thesiger)
In Siberia (1999) (tekijä: Colin Thubron)
The Ponds of Kalambayi (1990) (tekijä: Mike Tidwell)
Koiranelämää (1872) (tekijä: Mark Twain)
The Eighth Continent: Life, Death and Discovery in the Lost World of Madagascar (2000) (tekijä: Peter Tyson)
Andes (2001) (tekijä: Mario Vargas Llosa)
Honeymoon in Purdah: An Iranian Journey (2000) (tekijä: Alison Wearing)
Terra Incognita: Travels in Antarctica (1996) (tekijä: Sara Wheeler)
The Flâneur: A Stroll through the Paradoxes of Paris (2001) (tekijä: Edmund White)
The River at the Center of the World: A Journey Up the Yangtze, and Back in Chinese Time (1996) (tekijä: Simon Winchester)

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