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A travel junkie's diary : searching for mare's milk and other far-flung pursuits, Dina Bennett

Label
A travel junkie's diary : searching for mare's milk and other far-flung pursuits
Title
A travel junkie's diary
Title remainder
searching for mare's milk and other far-flung pursuits
Statement of responsibility
Dina Bennett
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dina Bennett's on the road again--and she can't stop! Having completed the 7,800-mile Peking to Paris Classic Car Challenge while braving carsickness and patching rocky marital relations, she's once more in over her head, enduring 100,000 miles of road trips through the world's out-of-the-way places. Drawn to strange foods and intriguing views into the kaleidoscope of local life, and with a knack for getting into--and out of--awkward situations, Dina gives you the world in all its glory. She's a born storyteller, uncovering the curious and unusual in the ordinary, bringing you along on vivid experiences in laugh-out-loud style. Neither particularly brave nor wild, she opens her diary of personal triumphs and embarrassments, suspense and discovery, in places most will never get to. Join her as she stands knee-to-knee with a Tajik border guard in his bedroom, hunts down camel pad meat in the street markets of China, and seeks out the source of mare's milk in Kyrgyzstan. Whether stranded on a sandbar in Myanmar's Chindwin River or sharing barley beer with an ex-Black Panther in Ethiopia, Dina's observations are half prying neighbor, half best friend gossiping together on the crooked path to enlightenment
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bennett, Dina
Dewey number
910.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
G465
LC item number
.B456 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travel writing
  • Conduct of life
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Travel writers
Label
A travel junkie's diary : searching for mare's milk and other far-flung pursuits, Dina Bennett
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn974699591
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxii, 277 pages
Isbn
9781510727526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)974699591
Label
A travel junkie's diary : searching for mare's milk and other far-flung pursuits, Dina Bennett
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn974699591
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxii, 277 pages
Isbn
9781510727526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)974699591

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