The Tao of Travel

Enlightenments from Lives on the Road

By Paul Theroux
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Hardcover, 9780547336916, 304pp.)

Publication Date: May 2011

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Paperback

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Description

A philosophical guidebook and collection of insights celebrating the joy of travel, chosen by eminent travel writer Paul Theroux




About the Author

PAUL THEROUX is the author of many highly acclaimed books. His novels include A Dead Hand and The Mosquito Coast, and his renowned travel books include Ghost Train to the Eastern Star and Dark Star Safari. He lives in Hawaii and on Cape Cod.




Praise For The Tao of Travel

A "determinedly personal collection of travel appreciation."
-Kirkus Reviews

A "diverting meditation on passages from his own and other writers' works. [T]he strongest pieces descry a tangible place through a discerning eye and pungent sensibility..."
-Publishers Weekly

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