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Title:
Stories of world travel
Author:
Alpine, Lisa.
Edition:
First Globe Pequot edition.
Publication Information:
Guilford, CT : Globe Pequot Press, 2002.
Physical Description:
xvi, 207 pages ; 22 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780762723775
Format :
Book

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Central Library G465 .S765 2002 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

Gone are the days when women stayed at home, while men did all the intrepid travelling and exploring. This is a collection of travel tales by women.


Table of Contents

Maureen WheelerLauren CuthbertPamela MichaelAlison WrightCarla KingChristi PhillipsLisa AlpineLinda Watanabe McFerrinJacqueline Harmon ButlerJennifer LeoLynn FerrinCathleen MillerDanielle MachotkaPamela MichaelLisa AlpineLinda Watanabe McFerrinChristi PhillipsJennifer LeoLynn FerrinJacqueline Harmon ButlerDanielle MachotkaCarla KingLauren CuthbertAlison WrightCathleen Miller
Forewordp. ix
Introductionp. xii
Up Mandalay Hillp. 1
Swiss Squeezep. 10
Learning to Breathep. 20
From Somewhere to Nowherep. 31
Geography of Dreamsp. 38
Maddening Madagascarp. 46
On Pleasures Oralp. 53
Progressive Supperp. 63
Chinese Like Mep. 66
The Place of Wild Tortoisesp. 70
Spirits of Scotlandp. 80
Taking Dedecek Homep. 93
The Khan Men of Agrap. 97
Amazon Momp. 102
Lawrence, Cortes, and the Attraction of Goldp. 108
The Art of Darknessp. 121
Fast Luckp. 135
It's a Man's Worldp. 141
Hill Town Horseshoesp. 144
The Accident of Transformationp. 150
Flying Under the Radarp. 156
In the Realm of the fire Goddessp. 173
Cat People Burned My Fleshp. 179
The Long Way Homep. 187
About the Authorsp. 200
Acknowledgmentsp. 206

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