The Best American Travel Writing (Paperback)
Mariner Books, 9780618858668, 351pp.
Publication Date: October 1, 2009
Acclaimed writer Simon Winchester brings his keen literary eye to this year's volume of the finest travel writing from the past year. "Full of insights, humor, the exotic and distant, and the ordinary and near" (Library Journal) this collection finds "a perfect mix of exotic locale and elegant prose" (Publishers Weekly).