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              OxTravels: Meetings with remarkable travel writers
               

              OxTravels: Meetings with remarkable travel writers (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Palin, Michael; Theroux, Paul; Wheeler, Sara; Dalrymple, William; Fermor, Patrick Leigh

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              A collection of travel writing, which will act as a focus for the Oxfam Bookfest in 2011. It features stories from twenty-five travel writers, including Michael Palin, Paul Theroux, Sara Wheeler, William Dalrymple, Patrick Leigh Fermor, Lloyd Jones, Rory Stewart, Jan Morris, Derv...la Murphy, Rory MacLean, and others.
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              ISBN 9781846684968
              Released AU 30 Jun 2011
              Publisher Profile Books Ltd
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Language (English)
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              The Magnetic North: Travels in the Arctic
               

              The Magnetic North: Travels in the Arctic (Paperback)

              By Wheeler, Sara

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              Smashing through the Arctic Ocean with the crew of a Russian icebreaker, herding reindeer across the tundra with Lapps and shadowing the Trans-Alaskan pipeline with truckers, the author discovers a complex and ambiguous land belonging both to ancient myth and modern controversy.

              ISBN 9780099516880
              Released AU 15 May 2010
              Publisher Vintage
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              Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia with Pushkin and Other Geniuses of the Golden Age

              Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia with Pushkin and Other Geniuses of the Golden Age (Hardback)

              By Wheeler, Sara

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              To write this book award-winning writer Sara Wheeler travelled across eight time zones in Russia, from rinsed north-western beetroot fields and far-eastern Arctic tundra where Chukchi still hunt walrus to the cauldron of ethnic soup that is the Caucasus.

              ISBN 9780224098014
              Released AU 20 Jul 2019
              Publisher Vintage
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              Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia with Pushkin and Other Geniuses of the Golden Age

              Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia with Pushkin and Other Geniuses of the Golden Age (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wheeler, Sara

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              To write this book award-winning writer Sara Wheeler travelled across eight time zones in Russia, from rinsed north-western beetroot fields and far-eastern Arctic tundra where Chukchi still hunt walrus to the cauldron of ethnic soup that is the Caucasus.

              ISBN 9780224098021
              Released AU 8 Jul 2019
              Publisher Vintage
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              Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia
               

              Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia (Paperback)

              By Wheeler, Sara

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              At a time of deteriorating relations between Russia and the West, Wheeler searches for a Russia not in the news - a Russia of humanity and daily struggles.

              ISBN 9780099584131
              Released AU 23 Jul 2020
              Publisher Vintage
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              My Antonia

              My Antonia (Paperback)

              By Cather, Willa; Introduction by Wheeler, Sara

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              While Jim is a native Virginian, Antonia's family are recent immigrants from Bohemia, and they grow together as Jim tutors Antonia in English. And while Jim enjoys academic success and a white-collar job, Antonia remains in the fields that raised them, dedicating herself to her l...and and domestic duties.
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              ISBN 9781784874445
              Released AU 19 Nov 2019
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Great Plains Trilogy
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              Travels in a Thin Country: Journey Through Chile
               

              Travels in a Thin Country: Journey Through Chile (Hardback)

              By Wheeler, Sara

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              An account of the author's six-month journey from one end of Chile to the other. Her odyssey included Christmas Day spent with a llama sandwich on the Tropic of Capricorn, a sex hotel in the capital, and a trip around Cape Horn on a supply boat delivering a coffin.

              ISBN 9780316909099
              Released AU 25 Feb 1994
              Publisher Little, Brown
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              Cherry: A Life of Apsley Cherry-Garrard
                

              Cherry: A Life of Apsley Cherry-Garrard (Paperback, New edition)

              By Wheeler, Sara

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              Apsley Cherry Garrard (1886-1959) was one of the youngest members of Captain Scott's final expedition to the Antarctic. Cherry undertook an epic journey in the Antarctic winter to collect the eggs of the Emperor penguin. This work presents the biography of Cherry.

              ISBN 9780099437536
              Released AU 2 Dec 2002
              Publisher Vintage
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              Terra Incognita: Travels in Antarctica
               

              Terra Incognita: Travels in Antarctica (Paperback, New edition)

              By Wheeler, Sara

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              Sara Wheeler was the first woman selected by the American government to be the Writer in Residence at the US South Pole Station . She spent six weeks at the pole. In this book she reveals how people live on the bases and how the landscape affects them.

              ISBN 9780099731818
              Released AU 3 Oct 1997
              Publisher Vintage
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              Chile: Travels In A Thin Country
                

              Chile: Travels In A Thin Country (Paperback, New edition)

              By Wheeler, Sara

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              The most authorative book available on Chile, now updated with a new 5,000-word introduction.

              ISBN 9780349120010
              Released AU 25 Jan 2007
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
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