Collected Poems of W.B. Yeats (Illustrated): Bare Knuckles Edition. The collected poems of W.B. Yeats, illustrated with contemporary photos of the Irish countryside, is intended as a travel companion for visitors to Ireland and Yeats country. The book is audio enabled and optimized for viewing on tablets and smartphones. A perfect read on a trip to Ireland or anywhere else in the solar system.
West of China, south of Russia, hemmed in by mountains, steppe, and desert, lie the five Central Asian republics of the former Soviet Union. (Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan)
he story of a month-long expedition through the dusty desert country of Mali, where the River Niger winds past the largest mud building in the world, the crumbling town of Timbuktu, and one of the most amazing cultures on the planet.
The Best Travel Writing 2010 is the seventh volume in the annual Travelers' Tales series launched in 2004 to celebrate the world's best travel writing — from Nobel Prize winners to emerging new writers.
It is written for people who travel, for both business and pleasure, who want to go beyond the superficial internationalism brought about by globalization. It shows readers how to get more out of their travels and shares anthropologist Edward Hall's conviction that becoming aware of our unconscious cultural programming is a transcendental challenge facing all of us.
This collection from the rich literature of African American autobiography documents the experience of being black in America, from slavery to present day, in the words of Frederick Douglass, Toni Morrison, and forty other contributors.
Just married and returning to live in her new husband's native land, a young Austrian woman arrived with her Burmese husband by passenger ship in Rangoon in 1953. They were met at dockside by hundreds of well-wishers displaying colorful banners, playing music on homemade instruments, and carrying giant bouquets of flowers. She was puzzled by this unusual welcome until... >>[Inge Sargent - 1994]