The Best American Travel Writing 2001

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Paul Theroux
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2001 - Literary Collections - 418 pages
Already a best-selling addition to the series, this year's Best American Travel Writing is a far-flung collection chosen by travel writer extraordinaire Paul Theroux, who has selected pieces about ?the spell in the wilderness, the letter home from foreign parts, the dangerous adventure, the sentimental journey, the exposť, the shocking revelation, the eyewitness report, the ordeal, the quest . . . Travel is an attitude, a state of mind.” Theroux's most recent novel is Hotel Honolulu.
 

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To date, this is the third collection I have read in this series. By comparison, I much preferred the 2000 and 2006 collections. The Best American Travel Writing series has a series editor, Jason ... Read full review

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Contents

III
xxi
V
16
VII
25
VIII
43
IX
71
X
84
XII
101
XIII
121
XXI
230
XXIII
246
XXIV
268
XXV
278
XXVI
293
XXVIII
310
XXIX
333
XXX
353

XIV
128
XV
138
XVI
144
XVII
156
XVIII
181
XIX
191
XX
220
XXXI
358
XXXII
372
XXXIII
393
XXXIV
401
XXXV
407
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JASON WILSON, series editor, is the author of Boozehound: On the Trail of the Rare, the Obscure, and the Overrated in Spirits and the digital wine series Planet of the Grapes. He has written for the Washington Post, the Boston Globe, the Philadelphia Daily News, and many other publications. He is the founding editor of The Smart Set and Table Matters. PAUL THEROUX is the author of many highly acclaimed books. His novels include The Lower River and The Mosquito Coast, and his renowned travel books include Ghost Train to the Eastern Star and Dark Star Safari . He lives in Hawaii and Cape Cod.

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