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    A Canyon Voyage
    The Story of John Wesley Powell and the Charting of the Grand Canyon
    By Frederick S. Dellenbaugh
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    In 1871, seventeen-year-old Frederick Dellenbaugh began a great adventure when he joined Major John Wesley Powell and a crew of scientists on Powell's second exploration trip down the Colorado River and into the Grand Canyon. These were the last great stretches of land and river still unknown in the... [READ MORE]
    (Not Quite) Mastering the Art of French Living
    By Mark Greenside, By Mark Greenside
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Every year upon arriving in Plobien, the small Breton town where he spends his summers, American writer Mark Greenside picks back up where he left off with his faux-pas–filled Francophile life. Mellowed and humbled, but not daunted (OK, slightly daunted), he faces imminent concerns: What does he cook... [READ MORE]
    Hemingway's Havana
    A Reflection of the Writer’s Life in Cuba
    By Robert Wheeler, Foreword by América Fuentes
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Ernest Hemingway lived in Cuba on and off for more than two decades, longer than anywhere else. He bought a home there—Finca Vigia—with his third wife, Martha Gellhorn, and wrote his masterpiece The Old Man and the Sea. In Cuba, Papa Hemingway found a sense of serenity and enrichment he couldn’t anywhere... [READ MORE]
    Full Moon over Noah?s Ark
    An Odyssey to Mount Ararat and Beyond
    By Rick Antonson
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Acclaimed travel writer Rick Antonson sets his adventurous compass on Mount Ararat, exploring the region’s long history, religious mysteries, and complex politics.Mount Ararat is the most fabled mountain in the world. For millennia this massif in eastern Turkey has been rumored as the resting place of... [READ MORE]
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