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Enrich your travels with reading! Here's a hand-picked list prepared for your journey in conjunction with the book experts at Longitude.
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The Encyclopedia of Classic Cars, A Celebration of the Motor Car from 1945 to 1985

TVL580
Martin Buckley
Southwater Publishing
2013
256
1780192509
PAPER
Reference
1/1/2112
0
0
0
0
This comprehensive guide to classic cars highlights the most important models produced from 1945 to 1985, with 900 photographs and informative text.
$18.99

Culture Smart! Belgium

BLG26
Mandy Macdonald
Kuperard
2005
168
1857333225
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A concise, well-illustrated and practical guide to local customs, etiquette and culture.
$9.95

Eyewitness Guide Belgium and Luxembourg

BLG41
Inc. Dorling Kindersley
DK Publishing
2017
344
1465457410
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Another gem in the Eyewitness series, this superb guide is handsome, convenient and up-to-date. Featuring color photography, dozens of excellent local maps and a region-by-region synopsis of the country's attractions.
$25.00

Germany, Benelux, Austria, Czech Republic Map

EUR100
Michelin Travel Publications
Michelin Travel Publications
2012
1
2067170910
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
This handy map shows road and river routes from Amsterdam and Berlin to Prague, Vienna, Munich and Salzburg at a scale of 1:1,000,000.
$12.95

Fodor's Amsterdam with the Best of the Netherlands

NTH105
Fodors
Fodor's
2013
464
0891419411
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
The up-to-date Fodor's guide features invaluable recommendations on where to stay and eat and what to do throughout the Netherlands. Compact and portable, it's ideal for either a weekend trip or an extended visit.
$23.99

Good Beer Guide Belgium

BLG40
Joe Strange, Tim Webb
Trafalgar Square
2014
368
1852493119
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
The seventh edition of Webb's invaluable guide to breweries, beers and bars.
$26.95

Xenophobe's Guide to the Belgians

BLG48
Antony Mason
Trafalgar Square
2009
92
1906042225
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This irreverent pocket guide to cultural awareness is both insightful and entertaining.
$9.95

The World Atlas of Beer

WLD235
Tim Webb
Sterling Publishing Company
2016
272
1454922176
HARD COVER
Food
0
0
0
0
Not just an artfully illustrated guide to this delightful beverage -- its origins, brewing methods and technologies -- the oversized hardcover book also profiles 500 great beers.
$30.00

Germania, In Wayward Pursuit of the Germans and Their History

GER270
Simon Winder
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
2011
480
0312680686
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
Winder's witty, entertaining and opinionated portrait of German culture is both an illuminating history and a wonderfully digressive exploration of the powerful and often confounding nation.
$22.00

The German Way

GER12
Hyde Flippo
McGraw-Hill
1997
138
0844225134
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
1
0
0
0
This clever A-to-Z guide to quirks, attitudes, behavior and customs is a terrific resource for travelers seeking insight into why the Germans, Austrians and Swiss do what they do.
$18.00

The Life of the Automobile

TVL577
Steven Parissien
St. Martins
2014
432
1250040639
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
In this fresh look at the car industry’s 130-year-history, Parissien discusses how the automobile profoundly influenced the modern day more than any other invention, while highlighting key individuals, iconic models and significant events.
$27.99

The People's Car, A Global History of the Volkswagen Beetle

TVL576
Bernhard Rieger
Harvard University Press
2013
406
0674050916
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
Rieger engagingly discusses the iconic car, commissioned by Hitler and designed by Ferdinand Porsche, in terms of social, political and cultural importance in this chronicle.
$28.95

The Undutchables

NTH12
Colin White
White Boucke Publishing
2010
308
188858047X
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
A laugh-out-loud, irreverent guide to Dutch character and habits, including how to drink coffee and why you shouldn't even think about haggling over prices.
$16.00

A Time of Gifts

CEU30
Patrick Leigh Fermor
NYRB
2005
384
1590171659
PAPER
Travel Narrative
1
0
0
0
Fermor effortlessly interweaves anecdote, history and culture in this exuberant account of a walk from Holland, up the Rhine and down the Danube, through Germany, Prague and Austria in 1933. Written not in the moment, but 40 years later, the accumulation of time and experience gives the book particular poignancy.
$16.95

Neither Here Nor There, Travels in Europe

EUR25
Bill Bryson
HarperCollins
2001
254
0380713802
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
Bryson deploys his famously cranky humor in this romp through European capitals. He's great fun to read and insightful on quirks of character.
$15.99

The Professor

BLG27
Charlotte Bronte
Penguin
1989
316
0140433112
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Bronte's first novel, published posthumously, is based on her experiences with Emily as a language student in Brussels in 1842.
$12.00