東京ディープツアー 2020年、消える街角 (毎日新聞出版) (Japanese Edition) by 黒沢 永紀

By 黒沢 永紀

戦争遺跡、廃線跡、赤線跡、昭和モダン建築、暗渠、木造長屋……etc. 歩いて行ける街角遺産ガイド決定版!! いざ、メガシティ東京の記憶を楽しむ時空散歩へ。 〈本書の内容(一部)〉●旧東京第一陸軍造兵廠――平成に甦った軍事施設跡 ●新橋駅 幻のホーム――地下鉄黎明期の都市伝説 ●旧野方配水塔――内部潜入リポート ●暗渠百様――川筋から見る東京の変遷 ●神田小路・今川小路――追憶の戦後、ガード下酒場 ●新宿センター街――青線建築が今なお残る魔窟 ●玉の井・鳩の街――小説の舞台となった色街 ●木造長屋街――江戸の文化を今に伝える ●同潤会三ノ輪アパートメント――初期鉄筋アパートの全貌 ●旧東京市営店舗向住宅――震災復興の昭和モダン建築 ●新宿ノーザンウエスト――スクラップ・アンド・ビルドの記録

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Nach Amerika Band VI (German Edition) by Friedrich Gerstäcker

By Friedrich Gerstäcker

Nach Amerika Band VI
Friedrich Gerstäcker, deutscher schriftsteller (1816-1872)

«Nach Amerika Band VI», von Friedrich Gerstäcker. Ein dynamisches Inhaltsverzeichnis ermöglicht den direkten Zugriff auf die verschiedenen Abschnitte.

Inhaltsverzeichnis
- Präsentation
- Ein Sheriffsverkauf In Arkansas
- Maulbeere In Der Betversammlung
- Der Wandernde Krämer
- Georg Und Marie
- Jimmy
- Kapellmeister Eltrich
- Meier, Pelz
- Die Überraschung
- Das Haus Im Walde
- Der Rothe Drachen Bei Heilingen
- Anmerkungen

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Errant Journeys: Adventure Travel in a Modern Age by David Zurick,Keith Otterson

By David Zurick,Keith Otterson

Tourism is turning into one of many world's most vital monetary actions. there's infrequently a spot in the world, regardless of how inaccessible, that has now not been visited via a few visitor looking event, enlightenment, or just swap from the commonplace global again home.

In this pathfinding booklet, David Zurick explores the fastest-growing phase of the go back and forth industry—adventure trip. He increases vital questions on what constitutes the trip event and exhibits how the trendy event has commercialized the very idea of event via packaging it as tours.

Drawing on 20 years of non-public trip, in addition to the writings of others, Zurick unravels the anomaly of experience travel—that the very act of vacationing overseas untouched via Western tradition introduces that tradition and starts off irreversible adjustments. this primary in-depth examine experience trip opens new insights into the actual, philosophical, and religious attributes of the shuttle event. Written in a full of life variety, the booklet is meant for everybody attracted to go back and forth and its results on either tourists and the folk and locations they visit.

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24 Tage am Olavsweg in Norwegen: Eine Pilgerreise von Oslo by Sebastian Brunner

By Sebastian Brunner

Das Buch „24 Tage am Olavsweg in Norwegen“ ist ein Reisebericht von Sebastian Brunner, der im Sommer 2013 den Olavsweg, den Pilgerweg von Oslo nach Trondheim, bereist hat.

Er schildert darin seine Erlebnisse und Eindrücke, die er in den dreieinhalb Wochen in Norwegen gesammelt hat. Sebastian Brunner bereiste die 648 km von Oslo nach Trondheim zu Fuß und legte dabei einige Teilstrecken mit Bus und Bahn zurück.

Auf dem Weg entstand ein Tagebuch, das von den Besonderheiten und Erfahrungen des Pilgerns in der grandiosen Natur und Einsamkeit Norwegens erzählt.

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Haiti: Best Nightmare on Earth by Herbert Gold

By Herbert Gold

5 a long time in the past, award-winning writer Herbert Gold traveled to Haiti on a Caribbean model of the Fulbright Scholarship. the adventure proved to be a turning element in his lifestyles. Fifty years later, his attachment to the tiny Caribbean nation-his moment home-remains as passionate and robust as ever. Now, in most sensible Nightmare in the world, he explores the key lifetime of this bright, risky, violent land. -Beautiful...bizarre...dangerous...exotic, a backyard of Eden fallen into melancholy, a tiny kingdom of unbelievable distress and unpredictable grace, an island the place existence is a type of literature, an international of -unlimited impossibility.- this can be Herbert Gold's Haiti, a rustic of striking paradox and memorable extremes-of gingerbread dream homes and wretched slums, of brutal repression and explosive inventive power. the place else, he asks, are you able to run into evil spirits at the again roads, or locate the goddess of fertility and orgasm represented through a photograph of a tap-dancing Shirley Temple? the place else is there such generosity amid such corruption, such humor in the course of such desperation? In his many Haitian travels, Gold has dined with Graham Greene and chatted with the hated Duvalier oppressors. He has traded tales with CIA saboteurs, former Nazis, rum-soaked diplomats, and voodoo clergymen. He has taken within the cockfights and searched for pirate treasure. He has approximately died of malaria; he has confronted machete-wielding gangs of Ton-Ton Macoutes. He the site visitors in Haitian blood to American hospitals and watched the AIDS epidemic take its toll. He listened to the regular beat of drums rolling down mist-shrouded mountains, and shared within the flirting, consuming, and laughter of the streets. He has captured the essence of this land the place tragedy is the song the folk dance to. Herbert Gold displays at the country's background and politics, tradition and folklore, yet sees even more. He sees Haiti in the course of the eyes of a lover: impassioned, jealous, probing, ever alert, and alive. This e-book could be of curiosity to tourists to, and folks drawn to the issues of, Haiti and the Caribbean; and creditors of Haitian art.

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Geschichten vom Pilgern: Ein Rucksack erzählt (German by Anika Jübner

By Anika Jübner

In aller Munde ist der Jakobsweg in Spanien. Doch wer kennt die zahlreichen Pilgerwege in Deutschland? Einer von ihnen ist der 500 Kilometer lange Ökumenische Pilgerweg von Görlitz nach Vacha. 2007 wandert Anika zum ersten Mal auf ihm. Damit sich die 18-Jährige nicht einsam fühlt, gibt sie ihrem olivgrünen Wanderrucksack den Namen Frieder. Tatsächlich redet sie mit dem schweren Reisebegleiter wie mit einem guten Freund.
2011 begibt sich Anika erneut auf die Reise. Ein Tagebuch nimmt sie selbstverständlich mit. Doch dieses Mal wird es Frieder sein, der die Schriftführung übernimmt. Seine place an Anikas Rücken ermöglicht ihm, ihre Gedanken und Gefühle, das Klopfen ihres Herzens und das tägliche Knurren in ihrem Bauch wahrzunehmen und zu deuten wie kein anderer.

Ein Pilgerbericht aus der liebevoll-kritischen Perspektive eines Rucksacks, der beweist, dass guy nicht nach Spanien reisen muss, um prächtige Natur zu durchwandern, kleine Wunder zu erleben und Teil einer Familie zu werden, die größer ist als guy denkt.

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American Places: A Writer's Pilgrimage to Sixteen of This by William Zinsser

By William Zinsser

"This inspiring consultant contains areas everybody capacity to visit a few day, all defined with the standard readability of the writer of On Writing Well."—The ny Times

"A interesting tackle ‘the look for reminiscence’ and the way yes locations have come to represent deep American principles."—Kirkus Reviews

Join William Zinsser as he visits 16 of our nation's so much valuable old sites—unlearning cliched assumptions and rediscovering basic truths approximately America. American Places—and the beliefs that Zinsser discovers those locations represent—will by no means exit of fashion.

"Speaking around the centuries with stone and image, narrative and delusion, America's iconic areas remind us of our anchoring rules and top intentions. 'This is the place we all started and what we believed and who we was hoping to become,' those areas say. at the very least that is what they stated to me."

"Niagara Falls existed simply within the attic of my brain the place collective reminiscence is kept: scraps of songs approximately honeymooning undefined, vistas via painters who attempted to get the plummeting waters to carry nonetheless, movie clips of Marilyn Monroe operating for her existence in Niagara, odds and ends of lore approximately stuntmen who died going over the falls, and consistently, someplace one of the scraps, a ship called Maid of the Mist, which took tourists…where? in the back of the falls? Under the falls? loss of life hovered on the fringe of the pictures in my attic, or at the least risk. yet I had by no means considered going to determine where itself. That used to be for other folks. Now i wished to be a kind of different people."—from American Places

"American Places paints vibrant note photographs that placed you in these areas and make you are feeling that you have been there, however it additionally encourages every one folks to take our personal trek via history."—Riverside Press-Enterprise

"Zinsser's offerings and outlines are clean as a result visible idea that went into the decisions. it is also enjoyable to learn Zinsser's observations."—Chicago Tribune

William Zinsser is a lifelong journalist and nonfiction writer—he begun his profession on the New York bring in Tribune in 1946—and is additionally a instructor, most sensible identified for his book On Writing Well, a significant other held in affection by way of 3 generations of writers, journalists, editors, lecturers, and scholars. His 17 different books diversity from memoir (Writing Places) to shuttle (American Places), jazz (Mitchell & Ruff), American well known tune (Easy to Remember), baseball (Spring Training) and the craft of writing (Writing to Learn). in the course of the Seventies he was once at Yale college, the place he was once grasp of Branford university and taught the influential nonfiction workshop that will commence many writers and editors on their careers. He has taught on the New college, in big apple, his place of origin, and on the Columbia college Graduate institution of Journalism.

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270 und ein Tag Südamerika: Von Venezuela über Kolumbien by Anton Eitzinger

By Anton Eitzinger

Ohne Spracherfahrung, aber gewillt, Spanisch so schnell wie möglich vor Ort zu lernen, ohne zeitliche Verpflichtungen so viel wie möglich abseits der touristischen Trampelpfade zu erleben. Das heißt, dass Begegnungen mit sehr unterschiedlichen Menschen das eigentliche Thema des Buches sind. Mit kleinem Reisebudget, wenig Erfahrung, aber mit viel Offenheit und Begeisterung wird die 270 Tage lange Reise zu einer bereichernden Begegnung mit Außenseitern, Armen, anderen Reisenden, der schräge Blick eines Fremden auf einen fremden Kontinent. Von Venezuela nach Kolumbien, weiter bis Ecuador und wieder zurück!

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Spin the World Around: One Man's Mission for Intention and by Russell Dobda

By Russell Dobda

After his non secular awakening, divorce and occupation swap, a unmarried man looking for event, love, and enlightenment takes his cellphone and mindfulness all over the world. He attempts to dwell fact and locate that means as he crosses paths with an never-ending array of interesting characters, who lead him via one excessive event after one other. looking nature and tradition with locals, the writer reveals every little thing from spirituality, faith, and existence objective to relationships, intercourse, and medication. As he covers the realm with wealthy aspect and demonstrates his philosophy and method of commute, we input the brain of a craving seeker, an American who brings us on a quest to occur future over the process a yr, 24 nations, and many balls...

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