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Every Country in the World…and Some More!

Advantages: Great photos, a must for travel or photography fans
Disadvantages: Some poor maps

I first saw this book in a book shop where I had flicked through it, but first got a proper look at it when a friend bought it as a gift for a mutual friend. Then I knew I had to have it. I described it to another friend as featuring “Every country in t ...

Essexgirl2006 15.07.2007 · Read full review
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Start packing.......

Advantages: Big bold and beautiful pictures, interesting, informative and funny.
Disadvantages: I can't afford to go to all these places!!!

...One of my favourite Christmas presents this year was The Lonely Planet Travel Book: A Journey Through Every Country in the World put together by Roz Hopkins with a lot of help from the lonely planet ‘team’ in respect to pictures and extracts. I am a b ...

nickyct 07.03.2005 · Read full review
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The World in the Palm of Your (Straining) Hand

Advantages: Extensive, beautiful photography, interesting text
Disadvantages: Expensive, no scale on maps

As a number of my reviews will likely testify, I'm something of a lover of travel books, from amusing anecdote-filled travelogues to fact-heavy guidebooks. However, no matter how many of these my rather modest account allows me to buy, there are always so ...

Puggers 19.05.2005 · Read full review
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Be inspired to explore our earth

Advantages: Stunning pictures and obscure facts
Disadvantages: Expect to disagree with something you read

...love travel more than anything except my family; I am sure you will have realised that if you have read any of my reviews. I also really enjoy photography and have quite a liking for obscure facts; you know the kind that will always come in handy in a t ...

andrewfleminguk 27.08.2007 · Read full review
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Good for a summary of every country in the world but lacks detail

Advantages: Gives a degree of insight and some photos into every single country and principality in the world
Disadvantages: Not enough detail provided to be of any pratical use

The Travel Book aims to show " a slice of life in every single country in the world" In total 231 countries are featured (the 193 countries of the world plus the self governing regions and principalities) Each country is given four pages, but each page ...

Urchin1987 20.05.2012 · Read full review
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