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In Search of Adventure
In Search of Adventure

In Search of Adventure

A Wild Travel Anthology

Edited by Bruce Northam, Edited by Brad Olsen

TRAVEL

465 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Trade Paper, Mobipocket, EPUB

Trade Paper, $17.95 (US $17.95) (CA $26.95)

Publication Date: March 1999

ISBN 9781888729030

Rights: WOR X AU & NZ

CCC Publishing (Mar 1999)

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Overview

A hip new twist on travel anthologies

These short travel essays from around the globe get to the heart of what the words travel and adventure really mean. In Search of Adventure explores the good, the bad, and the ugly of what traveling the world has to offer. The “Trampled Underfoot” section features tales of woe on the road—the worst of the worst, or making the best of the worst. In “Global Issues & Viewpoints,” authors explore the changing world, oppressive governments, and the homogenizing of world cultures. From warm and inviting to raw and shocking, these nonfiction travel pieces present disparate viewpoints on the diverse world in which we live and leave no emotion untouched.

Author Biography

Brad Olsen is the editor of Trips magazine, the author of World Stompers: A Global Travel Manifesto and is the author and illustrator of the Extreme Adventures book series. He lives in San Francisco, California. Bruce Northam is the author of The Frugal Globetrotter. He lives in New York City.