The Resource Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers, edited by Don George, (electronic resource)

Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers, edited by Don George, (electronic resource)

Label
Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers
Title
Better than fiction
Title remainder
true travel tales from great fiction writers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Don George
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of original travel stories told by some of the world's best novelists, including Isabel Allende, Peter Matthiessen, Alexander McCall Smith, Joyce Carol Oates, Téa Obreht, DBC Pierre"--P. [4] of cover
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
910.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
G465
LC item number
.B4865 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
George, Donald W
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages and travels
  • Travel
  • Travelers' writings
  • Authors
Label
Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers, edited by Don George, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=B1BBB148-1946-4037-A0BD-A10528A0D4D5
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • The mountain mine
  • Carol Birch
  • The tin can
  • Tom Carson
  • Among Saudi sands
  • Keija Parssinen
  • Quetzal
  • Frances Mayes
  • Off the beaten track in Malawi
  • Marina Lewycka
  • Going south
  • Adrift in the Solomon Islands
  • Mark Dapin
  • Confessions of a coconut-soup eater
  • Steven Amsterdam
  • Sudan : the Scarface Express
  • Joe Yogerst
  • Chasing missionaries
  • Suzanne Joinson
  • In bear trap canyon
  • Peter Mathiessen
  • Kurt Andersen
  • A tohunga with a promise to keep
  • Keri Hulme
  • Death trip
  • Peter Ho Davies
  • A visit to San Quentin
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • On my way home
  • Lloyd Jones
  • You, me and the sea
  • Steven Hall
  • Kind of blue
  • The Fairbanks Shakespeare Camp
  • Stefan Merrill Block
  • When things make no sense
  • Pico Iyer
  • The way to Hav
  • Jan Morris
  • A tango with Freud
  • Alexander McCall Smith
  • Getting travel dirt under your fingernails
  • Bryce Courtney
  • Sophie Cunningham
  • A small world after all
  • Charles Finch
  • The thieves of Rome
  • M.J. Hyland
  • Arriving in Luxembourg
  • Chris Pavone
  • Mumbai : before the monsoon
  • Stephen Kelman
  • An Alpine escape
  • Aliya Whitely
  • Huaxi Watermill
  • Who wants a girl?
  • Isabel Allende
  • Into unknown climes
  • Nikki Gemmell
  • Nuestro pueblo
  • Tea Obreht
  • Arnold Zable
  • Shooting Pompeii
  • DBC Pierre
Control code
ocn824701406
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (320 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781743217153
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824701406
Label
Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers, edited by Don George, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=B1BBB148-1946-4037-A0BD-A10528A0D4D5
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • The mountain mine
  • Carol Birch
  • The tin can
  • Tom Carson
  • Among Saudi sands
  • Keija Parssinen
  • Quetzal
  • Frances Mayes
  • Off the beaten track in Malawi
  • Marina Lewycka
  • Going south
  • Adrift in the Solomon Islands
  • Mark Dapin
  • Confessions of a coconut-soup eater
  • Steven Amsterdam
  • Sudan : the Scarface Express
  • Joe Yogerst
  • Chasing missionaries
  • Suzanne Joinson
  • In bear trap canyon
  • Peter Mathiessen
  • Kurt Andersen
  • A tohunga with a promise to keep
  • Keri Hulme
  • Death trip
  • Peter Ho Davies
  • A visit to San Quentin
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • On my way home
  • Lloyd Jones
  • You, me and the sea
  • Steven Hall
  • Kind of blue
  • The Fairbanks Shakespeare Camp
  • Stefan Merrill Block
  • When things make no sense
  • Pico Iyer
  • The way to Hav
  • Jan Morris
  • A tango with Freud
  • Alexander McCall Smith
  • Getting travel dirt under your fingernails
  • Bryce Courtney
  • Sophie Cunningham
  • A small world after all
  • Charles Finch
  • The thieves of Rome
  • M.J. Hyland
  • Arriving in Luxembourg
  • Chris Pavone
  • Mumbai : before the monsoon
  • Stephen Kelman
  • An Alpine escape
  • Aliya Whitely
  • Huaxi Watermill
  • Who wants a girl?
  • Isabel Allende
  • Into unknown climes
  • Nikki Gemmell
  • Nuestro pueblo
  • Tea Obreht
  • Arnold Zable
  • Shooting Pompeii
  • DBC Pierre
Control code
ocn824701406
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (320 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781743217153
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824701406

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