Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers / edited by Don George.

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    • Publication Information:
      1st ed.
    • Abstract:
      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.
    • Content Notes:
      Going south / Kurt Andersen -- Kind of blue / Sophie Cunningham -- Huaxi Watermill / Arnold Zable -- Shooting Pompeii / DBC Pierre -- Mountain mine / Carol Birch -- The tin can / Carol Birch -- The tin can / Tom Carson -- Among Saudi sands / Keija Parssinen -- Quetzal / Frances Mayes -- Off the beaten track in Malawi / Marina Lewycka -- 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 -- 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 -- 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 -- 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 -- Who wants a girl? / Isabel Allende -- Into unknown climes / Nikki Gemmell -- Nuestro pueblo / Tea Obreht.
    • Notes:
      1
    • ISBN:
      9781742205946
      1742205941
    • Accession Number:
      788242107
    • Accession Number:
      ccp.536085
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      GEORGE, D. W. Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers. [s. l.]: Lonely Planet, 2012. ISBN 9781742205946. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05846a&AN=ccp.536085. Acesso em: 5 dez. 2019.
    • AMA:
      George DW. Better than Fiction : True Travel Tales from Great Fiction Writers. Lonely Planet; 2012. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05846a&AN=ccp.536085. Accessed December 5, 2019.
    • APA:
      George, D. W. (2012). Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers. Lonely Planet. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05846a&AN=ccp.536085
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      George, Donald W. 2012. Better than Fiction : True Travel Tales from Great Fiction Writers. Lonely Planet. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05846a&AN=ccp.536085.
    • Harvard:
      George, D. W. (2012) Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers. Lonely Planet. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05846a&AN=ccp.536085 (Accessed: 5 December 2019).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      George, DW 2012, Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers, Lonely Planet, viewed 5 December 2019, .
    • MLA:
      George, Donald W. Better than Fiction : True Travel Tales from Great Fiction Writers. Lonely Planet, 2012. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05846a&AN=ccp.536085.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      George, Donald W. Better than Fiction : True Travel Tales from Great Fiction Writers. Lonely Planet, 2012. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05846a&AN=ccp.536085.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      George DW. Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers [Internet]. Lonely Planet; 2012 [cited 2019 Dec 5]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05846a&AN=ccp.536085