The Best American Travel Writing 2001

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Paul Theroux
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2001 - Literary Collections - 418 pages
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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
1
IV
20
V
29
VI
47
VII
75
VIII
88
IX
105
X
125
XVIII
238
XIX
254
XX
276
XXI
286
XXII
301
XXIII
318
XXIV
341
XXV
361

XI
132
XII
142
XIII
152
XIV
164
XV
189
XVI
199
XVII
228
XXVI
366
XXVII
380
XXVIII
401
XXIX
409
XXX
415
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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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