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Title Best American travel writing 2013 / Edited with an introduction by Elizabeth Gilbert ; Jason Wilson, series editor.
Publication Boston : Hougton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.
Description 1 online resource (xix, 210 pages).
text file
Call # eBOOK
Series Best American series
Best American series.
Note "A Mariner original."
Reprinted from various periodicals.
Contents Foreword / Jason Wilson -- Introduction / Elizabeth Gilbert -- A prison, a paradise from New York times magazine / John Jeremiah Sullivan -- The bull passes through from Morning news / Kevin Chroust -- The way I've come from Legal studies forum / Judy Copeland -- Blot out from Creative nonfiction / Colleen Kinder -- The year I didn't from Gulf Coast / Daniel Tyx -- Tea and kidnapping from Atlantic / Sarah A. Topol -- The paid piper from T magazine / Grant Stoddard -- Dentists without borders from New Yorker / David Sedaris -- Confessions of a packing minimalist from Travel + Leisure / Lynn Yaeger -- Summerland from Travel + Leisure / Peter Jon Lindberg -- The wild dogs of Istanbul from Smart set / Bernd Brunner -- Bombing Sarajevo from Outside / Dimiter Kenarov -- Vietnam's bowl of secrets from Afar / David Farley -- Babu on the bad road from Virginia quarterly review / Jesse Dukes -- The pippiest place on earth from New York times magazine / Sam Anderson -- Dreaming of El Dorado from Virginia quarterly review / Marie Arana -- Caliph of the tricksters from Harper's magazine / Christopher de Ballaigue -- A farewell to yarns from Outside / Ian Frazier -- Pirate City from Paris review / Rich Cohen -- Contributors' notes -- Notable travel writing of 2012.
Summary Gifted authors don't just tell us about unique or out-of-the-way places; they take us to them, show us what they look like, show us who their people are, and make us feel like we've experienced them.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Intercultural communication -- Anecdotes.
Manners and customs -- Anecdotes.
Short stories, American.
Travel writing.
Travel -- Periodicals.
Travelers' writings, American.
Travel -- Psychological aspects -- Anecdotes.
Voyages and travels -- Anecdotes.
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969-
Wilson, Jason, 1974-
OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: Best American travel writing 2013 9780547808987 (OCoLC)823010650
ISBN 0547810091 (electronic bk.)
9780547810096 (electronic bk.)

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