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An Interview with Charlie Carroll

An Interview with Charlie CarrollInspired by a long-time obsession with Tibet, high school English teacher Charlie Carroll, took a sabbatical to explore the country of his dreams, contending with Chinese bureaucracy, struggling across harsh terrain and encountering breathtaking altitudes. At a teahouse on the border of China and Tibet, he met Lobsang, a Tibetan exile who crossed the Himalayas
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Grosseto, Italy

Grosseto, ItalyKindly contributed by Italy correspondent for The Economist John Hooper, who explores Italy — its baffling contradictions, unique character and contemporary culture — in his new, illuminating portrait The Italians. A must-read for anyone seeking to understand the country as it exists today.   For the traveller, unexpected discoveries are commonplace; unexpected journeys are rarer. I
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All the Wild that Remains

All the Wild that RemainsEdward Abbey’s Desert Solitaire resides on many an environmentalist’s bookshelf and Wallace Stegner is to many Westerners a hallowed name. However, David Gessner worries that Abbey’s dog-eared paperback may have collected its own desert of dust, and that many of us are long overdue for a trip to Big Rock Candy Mountain. In his dual
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