There and Then

There and Then

The Travel Writing of James Salter

By James Salter

Counterpoint, Paperback, 9781593760731, 296pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2005


This collection offers two dozen essays and sketches about one of the passions of Salter's life—travel—a subject beloved by writers across the centuries. Over twenty years of skiing, hiking, climbing from Colorado to Japan to the Tyrol, from Austria and Switzerland to Germany and France, Salter is an engaging companion sharing his great enthusiasm and adventures.

James Salter's novels and volumes of memoir have been widely celebrated and he is now recognized as one of America's most important writers.