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Slow Journeys: The Pleasures of Travelling by Foot

Gillian Souter - Sports & Recreation - 2010 - 350 pages
A slow ramble through the French countryside perhaps, or a tramp along New Zealand's Milford Track, or maybe an indulgent luxury walk in Tasmania? Gillian Souter helps you plan ...
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On Foot: A History of Walking

Joseph Anthony Amato - History - 2004 - 333 pages
An in-depth examination of humankind's first mode of travel traces the history of walking from the first human migrations to the vast, marching armies of ancient Greece and ...
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Storming the Gates of Paradise: Landscapes for Politics

Rebecca Solnit - History - 2008 - 416 pages
An anthology of nearly forty essays, representing the author's work over the past ten years, offers an insightful overview of American politics, current affairs, culture ...
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Fifty Places to Hike Before You Die: Outdoor Experts Share the World's ...

Chris Santella - Sports & Recreation - 2012 - 224 pages
Fifty Places to Hike Before You Die is the latest offering in the bestselling Fifty Places series. Chris Santella, along with top expedition leaders, explores the world’s ...
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Postmodern Geographies: The Reassertion of Space in Critical Social Theory

Edward W. Soja - Science - 1989 - 266 pages
Written by one of America's foremost geographers, Postmodern Geographies contests the tendency, still dominant in most social science, to reduce human geography to a reflective ...
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Book of Migrations: Some Passages in Ireland

Rebecca Solnit - History - 1998 - 184 pages
Recounts the author's travels in Ireland, with reflections on the microcosm of Irish history, with its invasions, colonization, emigration, nomadism, and tourism
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The Location of Culture

Art - 1994 - 408 pages
In rethinking questions of identity, social agency and national affiliation, Bhabha provides a working, if controversial, theory of cultural hybridity. Bhabha uses such ...
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River of Shadows: Eadweard Muybridge and the Technological Wild West

Rebecca Solnit - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 305 pages
A survey of the historical contributions of Eadweard Muybridge documents his role in filmmaking technology and as a war photographer before standing trial for the murder of his ...
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The secret worlds of Colin Fletcher

Colin Fletcher - Sports & Recreation - 1989 - 268 pages
The author of "The Man Who Walked Through Time" and "The Complete Walker" reveals the many mountains, valleys, lakes, forests, and trails he has discovered that can provide a ...
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