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Spain's Canary Islands

Reading and Travel Guide
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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Eyewitness Guide Canary Islands

CNY05
Eyewitness Guides
DK Publishing
2013
224
0756669707
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This compact, visually appealing guide features excellent short essays on the history, nature and attractions of the islands, color photographs and many maps.
$25.00

Gran Canaria Map

SPN511
Freytag & Berndt
Freytag & Berndt
2008
1
3850843165
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
Showing the island at a scale of 1:75,000.
$12.95

Spain & Portugal Adventure Map

SPN22
National Geographic
National Geographic Maps
2011
2
1566955394
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A double-sided full-color map of Spain and Portugal at a scale of 1:1,000,000 with good shaded relief, topographic detail, roads and waterways.
$12.95

Lonely Planet Canary Islands

CNY02
Damien Simonis
Lonely Planet Publications
2016
288
1742205585
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
An excellent practical guide to the Canary Islands geared for independent travelers.
$21.99

Spain, The Root and the Flower

SPN13
John A. Crow
University of California Press
2005
455
0520244966
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Take this book with you to Spain: it's an absorbing, well-written account of Spanish cultural history from prehistory to the Romans, Jews, Moors, Golden Age and on to Franco and his legacy in Spain.
$29.95

The Discoverers

EXP01
Daniel Boorstin
Vintage Books
1985
745
0394726251
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
This wide-ranging and readable account of exploration by Daniel Boorstin includes a chapter on some of the great sea voyages, including Magellan's voyage to Tierra del Fuego and Cook's extraordinary journey into the Southern Ocean.
$20.00

Pillars of Hercules

MED20
Paul Theroux
Fawcett
1996
509
0449910857
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
Theroux seems to have had an exceptionally good time on his tour of the Mediterranean, circling the celebrated sea on foot, horseback, train and boat from Gibraltar to North Africa.
$18.00

Underwater to Get Out of the Rain, A Love Affair with the Sea

OCE108
Trevor Norton
Da Capo Press
2007
385
0306815362
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Marine biologist Norton deftly writes of a life enchanted by the sea, weaving tales of adventure and science with memoir and nature.
$14.95

A Short History of Planet Earth: Mountains, Mammals, Fire, and Ice

GEO04
J.D. MacDougal
John Wiley & Son
1996
256
0471197033
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
1
From the primordial soup to the rise of continents, earthquakes, volcanoes and explosion of life on our planet, this short book chronicles 4.5 billion years of Earth history.
$16.95

Islands Beyond the Horizon

NAT268
Roger Lovegrove
Oxford University Press
2012
224
0199606498
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Director of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds in Wales for three decades, Lovegrove shows his fondness for 20 birdy places in this roundup of "the most remote, remarkable, places," from South Georgia in the Southern Ocean to Mykines in the Faroe Islands and Tristan da Cunha, perhaps the most remote place on earth. How many have you visited?
$29.95