9781932361148

A Woman's Passion for Travel True Stories of World Wanderlust

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    9781932361148

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    1932361146

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2004-11-12
  • Publisher: Travelers' Tales
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Summary

Women share stories of international travel in this fascinating celebrationf the globetrotting spirit, with contributions from Frances Mayes, Anneamott, Pam Houston, Jo Ann Beard, Candace Dempsey, Ann Jones, and others.riginal.

Table of Contents

Introduction xv
Part One PASSION FOR TRAVEL
Looking for Abdelati
3(8)
TANYA SHAFFER
Morocco
The Spanish Church
11(5)
CATHERINE WATSON
Spain
Special Delivery
16(6)
LINDSY VAN GELDER
Ecuador & Italy
The Boatman's Gift
22(7)
PAMELA MICHAEL
Laos
Mysteries of Life
29(3)
ANNE LAMOTT
Mexico
L'Air du Temps
32(5)
MARILYN Mc FARLANE
France
Light on a Moonless Night
37(10)
LAURIE GOUGH
Fiji
On Italian Time
47(4)
MARY MORRIS
Italy
Unpaved Roads
51(9)
VIRGINIA BARTON BROWNBACK
Mexico
Following the Tracks Back
60(6)
SEKAI NZENZA-SHAND
Zimbabwe
Guardians of the Dark
66(6)
MARYBETH BOND
Mexico
And Miles to Go
72(7)
LETTY COTTIN POGREBIN
The World
Part Two SOME THINGS TO DO
Kenya on Horseback
79(7)
ANN JONES
Kenya
Sex, Yams, and the Kula Ring
86(7)
LYNN FERRIN
Papua New Guinea
River of Life
93(5)
LEILA PHILIP
Grand Canyon
Venice
98(3)
FRANCES MAYES
Italy
Winter Walk
101(4)
DEBORAH JOHANSEN
Massachusetts
Extended Family
105(7)
ALISON DAROSA
India
The Center of Nowhere
112(15)
BARBARA RAS
Alaska
Ndume
127(5)
ROSALIND AVELING
Rwanda
Girl Kayak Guides of Juneau
132(4)
CANDACE DEMPSEY
Alaska
Scorpion Hunting
136(8)
DIANE RIGDA
Tunisia
Bathing Suit Anxiety
144(4)
MARILYN LUTZKER
Iceland
The Stowaway
148(9)
CELIA WAKEFIELD
Mexico
Part Three GOING YOUR OWN WAY
The Lushes
157(15)
PIER ROBERTS
Italy
Outside the Frame
172(6)
ANEES JUNG
India
On the Rocks
178(7)
PAM HOUSTON
Grand Canyon
A Russian Handshake
185(6)
BARBARA L. BAER
Russia
Italian Affair
191(10)
LAURA FRASER
Italy
Three's a Crowd
201(5)
KATHLEEN DEAN MOORE
Washington
Toiletopia
206(14)
KATHLEEN MEYER
Japan
The Moment of Truth
220(6)
DIANNE PARTIE LANGE
Thailand
An English Girl in Suez
226(8)
ANN MACKINTOSH
Egypt
Chinese Like Me
234(4)
JENNIFER L. LEO
Hong Kong
Jump
238(6)
ALETA BROWN
Spain
My Lai, Thirty Years After
244(11)
RACHEL LOUISE SNYDER
Vietnam
Part Four IN THE SHADOWS
Why I Have Never Seen the Mona Lisa Smile
255(4)
CLAIRE TRISTRAM
France
Souvenirs from Belize
259(5)
PAMELA CONLEY
Belize
Where Is the Girl Who Speaks English?
264(3)
JOAN ZIMMERMAN
Tibet & Nepal
Out There
267(7)
JO ANN BEARD
Alabama
Fever
274(11)
JENNIFER DUFFY
India
Part Five THE LAST WORD
Boots
285(4)
SUSAN SPANO
Colorado
Recommended Reading 289(3)
Index of Contributors 292(2)
Acknowledgments 294

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