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The best American travel writing 2017 / edited with an introduction by Lauren Collins ; Jason Wilson, series editor.

Collins, Lauren (Journalist), (editor.). Wilson, Jason, (Travel writer), (series editor.). Batuman, Elif, 1977- (contributor.). Bissell, Tom, 1974- (contributor.). Elizondo Griest, Stephanie, 1974- (contributor.). Frick-Wright, Peter, (contributor.). Hedeman, Jackie, (contributor.). Jamison, Leslie, 1983- (contributor.). Kantor, Jodi, 1975- (contributor.). Einhorn, Catrin, (contributor.). Kenan, Randall, (contributor.). Knafo, Saki, (contributor.). Knapp, Gwendolyn, (contributor.). Kushner, David, 1968- (contributor.). Lewis-Kraus, Gideon, (contributor.). Macfarlane, Robert, 1976- (Added Author). Mah, Ann, (contributor.). Okeowo, Alexis, (contributor.). Parks, Tim, (contributor.). Puhak, Shelley, (contributor.). Rogers, Elizabeth Lindsey, 1985- (contributor.). Schulz, Kathryn, (contributor.). Tower, Wells, 1973- (contributor.). Ugwu, Reggie, (contributor.). Wyatt, Kim, (contributor.).

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 910.4 BES (Text) 37323005320737 NEW-BKS Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 910.4 Best 2017 (Text) 31208912530617 new non-fiction In transit -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1328745732
  • ISBN: 9781328745736
  • Physical Description: xxi, 295 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: "A Mariner original."
Reprinted from various periodicals.
Formatted Contents Note: Cover story / Elif Batuman -- My Holy Land vacation / Tom Bissell -- Chiefing in Cherokee / Stephanie Elizondo Griest -- Cliffhanger / Peter Frick-Wright -- The ones who left / Jackie Hedeman -- The big leap / Leslie Jamison -- Refugees hear a foreign word: welcome / Jodi Kantor and Catrin Einhorn -- Finding the forgotten / Randall Kenan -- Waiting on a whale at the end of the world / Saki Knafo -- Plum crazy / Gwendolyn Knapp -- Land of the lost / David Kushner -- On the road / Gideon Lewis-Kraus -- The secrets of the wood wide web / Robert Macfarlane -- Volunteering for the harvest / Ann Mah -- The away team / Alexis Okeowo -- A palpable history / Tim Parks -- Eva, she kill her one daughter / Shelley Puhak -- One person means alone / Elizabeth Lindsey Rogers -- Citizen Khan / Kathryn Schulz -- No amount of traffic or Instagrammers or drunks can take the magic out of (semi-) wilderness / Wells Tower -- My father's house / Reggie Ugwu -- The currency of moons / Kim Wyatt.
Summary, etc.: Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in 2017, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites.
Subject: Travel writing.
Travel > Periodicals > Excerpts.
Travelers' writings, American.
Voyages and travels > Anecdotes.
Genre: Anecdotes.
Travel writing.

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