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Atlas obscura : an explorer's guide to the world's hidden wonders / Joshua Foer, Dyland Thuras & Ella Morton.

Foer, Joshua, author. (Author). Thuras, Dylan, author. (Added Author). Morton, Ella, author. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 of 14 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

6 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 910.202 FOE ATL (Text) 34207002040393 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch 910.202 FOE ATL (Text) 34207002039445 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 910.202 FOE (Text) 33118000177197 Adult: New Book Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 910.202 FOE (Text) 33187004138729 Nonfiction - R Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 910.202 ATLAS (Text) 37500004220279 New Items In transit -
Jay Co PL - Portland 910.202 F654 (Text) 76383000445246 Adult New Shelf, NF Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 910.41 FOE (Text) 39391006774127 Nonfiction On holds shelf -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library 910.202 FOE (Text) 30477100995012 Adult: New Checked out 02/09/2017
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 910.202 FOE (Text) 34330512962573 Adult - Non-Fiction Checked out 02/13/2017
Middletown Fall Creek Twp PL - Middletown 910.202 FOE (Text) 76331000129275 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 02/10/2017
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780761169086
  • ISBN: 0761169083
  • Physical Description: 470 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Workman Publishing, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Europe -- Asia -- Africa -- Oceania -- Canada -- USA -- Latin America -- Antartica.
Summary, etc.: "Atlas Obscura celebrates over 700 of the strangest and most curious places in the world. Here are natural wonders-- the dazzling glowworm caves in New Zealand, or a baobob tree in South Africa that's so large it has a pub inside where 15 people can drink comfortably. Architectural marvels, including the M.C. Escher-like stepwells in India. Mind-boggling events, like the Baby Jumping Festival in Spain, where men dressed as devils literally vault over rows of squirming infants. Not to mention the Great Stalacpipe Organ in Virginia, Turkmenistan's 40-year hole of fire called the Gates of Hell, a graveyard for decommissioned ships on the coast of Bangladesh, eccentric bone museums in Italy, or a weather-forecasting invention that was powered by leeches, still on display in Devon, England ..."-- Amazon.com.
Subject: Voyages and travels.
Historic sites > Guidebooks.
Civilization, Ancient.
Curiosities and wonders.
Genre: Travel writing.

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