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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
0
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
0
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
$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