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The Wild Rover

Advantages: Makes me want to put my walking boots on, authors sense of humour
Disadvantages: Relatively poor quality illustrations, some subjects not covered in depth.

...I picked up a copy of The Wild Rover to give me something to read on a long train journey. Described on the cover as a "blistering journey along Britain's footpaths", I first thought this non fiction travel book seemed a little dull. I like walking myself ...

ryeb 16.03.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Wild Rover - Mike Parker

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Top sights and local life made easy...

Advantages: Easy to locate information, doesn't take up a lot of room, map included
Disadvantages: You may want a book with a bit more detail and places

I have recently returned from a trip to Sydney which was made a lot easier thanks to this guide. Just before I left I received a Waterstone’s gift certificate which I used to purchase the book. I wanted to find something that was easy to read and nice a ...

Jo586 30.01.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Lonely Planet Pocket Sydney - Peter Dragicevich

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World Travel

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Michael Palins Hemmingway Adventure is a wonderful insight into the life of one of America’s most celebrated authors. This of countries visited reads like a round the world itinery, America, Cuba, Italy, France, Spain and Africa. Palin travels to all thes ...

MarcusPerkins 22.09.2000 · Read full review

Review of Michael Palin's Hemingway Adventure - Michael Palin

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Enjoyable Read.

Advantages: Interesting storyline,Good knowledge of Hemingway.
Disadvantages: Assumes readers k.nowledge of Hemingway

...This is a review of Hemingways Chair not Hemingways Adventure.Sorry for misconception! I have recently finished reading" Hemingways Chair" by Michael Palin.It was a well wriiten tale that intertwined the serious issue of globalisation with the contente ...

gypsyangel 12.12.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Michael Palin's Hemingway Adventure - Michael Palin

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Beautiful pictures from around the world in one stunning book

Advantages: Beautiful, Amazing images, large and simply set out.
Disadvantages: Perhaps a little pricey but look around for deals on the internet

This book is simply stunning. Perfect for leaving out on your coffee table for it's sure to impress as well as being highly engrossing! I could spend hours looking at this beautiful book and its super photographs. Laid out and divided into sections; each ...

Kielly 08.04.2010 · Read full review
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Review of One People - Many Journeys - Lonely Planet

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