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DK - Supplying ideas but not the detail

Advantages: Good for ideas for what to see; great photography
Disadvantages: Map too small; repetitive; not much detail

DK is not the first publisher I would turn to when looking to purchase a travel guide. I tend to buy Lonely Planet or Rough Guides as a first choice but lately I’ve bought Bradt guides as they’ve been the only thing available for my destination. When ...

fizzytom 29.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Malta and Gozo - Mary-Ann Gallagher

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EXCELLENT TRUE STORY OF PERCY FAWCETT IN THE AMAZON

Advantages: True life adventure story by an outstanding author including pictures.
Disadvantages: None - Great Book and Author!!

...David Grann writes for the The New Yorker and is outstanding at what he does. He also is the author of The Devil and Sherlock Holmes. Lost City and The Devil are two outstanding books that are true stories of mayhem, adventure, deceipt, and exploration. ...

Shadow50 03.09.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Lost City Of Z - David Grann

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