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By Boyle, Wickham
By Cahill, Tim
By Clark, Joshua
By Condon, Sean
By George, Don

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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Humorous tales of travel and misadventure. Lonely Planet knows that some of life's funniest experiences happen on the road. Whether they take the form of unexpected detours, unintended adventures, unidentifiable dinners or... unforgettable encounters, they can give birth to our most found travel lessons, and our most memorable - and hilarious - travel stories. These 31 globegirdling tales that run the gamut from close-encounter safaris to loss-of-face follies, hair-raising rides to culture-leaping brides, eccentric expats to mind-boggling repasts, wrong roads taken to agreements mistaken. The collection brings together some of the world's most renowned travellers and storytellers with previously unpublished writers. Includes stories by Wickam Boyle, Tim Cahill, Joshua Clark, Sean Condon, Chistopher R.Cox, David Downie, Holly Erikson, Bill Fink, Don George, Karl Taro Greenfeld, Jeff Grenwald, Pico Iyer, Amanda Jones, Kathie Kertesz, Doug Lansky, Alexander Ludwick, Linda Watanabe McFerrin, Jan Morris, Brooke Neill, Rolf Potts, Laura Resau, Michelle Richmond, Alana Semuels, Deborah Steg, Judy Tierney, Edwin Tucker, Jeff Vize, Danny Wallace, Kelly Watton, Simon Wichester, Michelle Witton About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places where they travel. TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia) *#1 in the world market share - source: Nielsen Bookscan. Australia, UK and USA. March 2012-January 2013
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ISBN 9781786571915
Released NZ 2 Nov 2016
Publisher Lonely Planet Global Limited
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 3rd New edition
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Series Lonely Planet Travel Literature
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ISBN-13 9781786571915
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 5-12 working days
Publisher Lonely Planet Global Limited
Imprint Lonely Planet Global Limited
Released 2 Nov 2016
Publication Country Ireland Ireland
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 3rd New edition
Edition 3rd New edition
Author(s) By Boyle, Wickham
By Cahill, Tim
By Clark, Joshua
By Condon, Sean
By George, Don
Series Lonely Planet Travel Literature
Category Encyclopaedias & Reference Works
Travel Writing
Number of Pages 240
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 197mm
Spine: 18mm
Dewey Code 910.4
Weight 240g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Voyages and travels, Travelers' writings, Travel, Travel writing, Travelers' writing
NBS Text Travel Writing
ONIX Text General/trade

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