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  • The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey
    Rinker Buck
    Paperback: 06/07/2016
     
    An epic account of traveling the length of the Oregon Trail the old-fashioned way—in a covered wagon with...
  • A Free Man: A True Story of Life and Death in Delhi
    Aman Sethi
    Paperback: 10/28/2013
     
    In a time of global economic strain, this is an unforgettable evocation of persistence in the face of poverty ...
  • The Pattern in the Carpet: A Personal History with Jigsaws
    Margaret Drabble
    Paperback: 09/10/2010
     
    An original and brilliant work. Margaret Drabble weaves her own story into a history of games, in particular ...
  • Dark Star Safari: Overland from Cairo to Cape Town
    Paul Theroux
    Paperback: 04/01/2004
     
    A rich and insightful book whose itinerary is Africa, from Cairo to Cape Town: down the Nile, through Sudan ...
  • Granny D: Walking Across America in My Ninetieth Year
    Doris Haddock
    Paperback: 04/01/2003
     
    In 2000, ninety-year-old Doris 'Granny D' Haddock completed her 3,200-mile, fourteen-month walk to ...
  • Theodore Rex
    Edmund Morris
    Paperback: 10/01/2002
     
    Full of cinematic detail, Theodore Rex moves with the exhilarating pace of a novel, yet rides on a granite ...

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