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Book awards: Lowell Thomas Award

Book awards by cover

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Works (153)

Travel basics by Catherine WatsonRunner up, 1985
Maui on My Mind by Rita AriyoshiTravel Book, First, 1986
Access to the World, 1983: A Travel Guide for the Handicapped by Louise WeissTravel Book, Runner-up, 1987
First-Class Canada: The Discriminating Traveller's Guide to the Country's Best Hotels, Restaurants, Shops and Entertainment by Mechtild HoppenrathGuidebook, First Place, 1987
Hidden Hawaii by Ray RiegertGuidebook, First, 1987
Bed & Breakfast New Zealand by Elizabeth HansenGuidebook, First runner-up, 1988
Israel on your own by Harriet GreenbergSecond runner-up, 1988
American Journey by Rail by Timothy JacobsonSecond runner-up, 1989
Best of Hawaii P by Jocelyn K. FujiiGuidebook, Second runner-up, 1989
Christmas Island by Jocelyn FujiiFirst runner-up, 1989
Guide to the Small and Historic Lodgings of Florida by Herbert L. HillerGuidebook, First place, 1989
The Whisper of Stars: A Siberian Journey by Stan GrossfeldFirst place, 1989
Portrait of California (Portrait of America) by Judith MorganTravel Book, First runner-up, 1990
Americans: The View from Abroad by James C. SimmonsTravel Book, First place, 1991
Fielding's Hawaii, 1991 by Rachel J. ChristmasGuide Book, Second runner-up, 1991
The Mirror at Midnight by Adam HochschildTravel Book, First runner-up, 1991
Whitewater Adventure: Running America's Great Scenic Rivers by Richard BangsTravel Book, Second runner-up, 1991
Are You Two Together? by Lindsy Van GelderGuidebook, Second Runner-up, 1992
Digging to China: Down and Out in the Middle Kingdom by J. D. BrownTravel Book, Second runner-up, 1992
Iron Curtain Rising: A Personal Journey Through the Changing Landscape of Eastern Europe by Peter LauferTravel Book, First runner-up, 1992
Moon Handbooks Nepal by Kerry MoranGuidebook, First Place, 1992
Ruta Maya : Cancún, Yucatán, Guatemala y Belize by Tom BrosnahanGuidebook, First Runner-up, 1992
To the Ends of the Earth by Paul TherouxTravel Book, First Place, 1992
Caribbean Ways: A Cultural Guide by Chelle Koster WaltonGuidebook, Bronze, 1993
Heart of the Sky: Travel Among the Maya by Peter CanbyTravel Book, Silver, 1993
Lonely Planet Costa Rica by Lonely PlanetGuidebook, Gold, 1993
Outback Australia handbook : South Australia, Western Australia, Northern Territory by Marael JohnsonGuidebook, Silver, 1993
Kayaking the Full Moon: A Journey Down the Yellowstone River to the Soul of Montana by Steve ChappleTravel Book, Bronze, 1994
Lost Worlds: Exploring the Earth's Remote Places by David YeadonTravel Book, Silver, 1994
Moon Handbooks Japan by J. D. BisignaniGuidebook, Gold, 1994
Moon Handbooks Pacific Mexico by Bruce WhippermanGuidebook, Bronze, 1994
The New Key to Belize by Stacy RitzGuidebook, Silver, 1994
Thailand: True Stories by James O'ReillyTravel Book, Gold, 1994
The Coast of Summer: Sailing New England Waters from Shelter Island to Cape Cod by Anthony BaileyTravel Book, Bronze, 1995
Lonely Planet Guatemala, Belize & Yucatan - La Ruta Maya by Tom BrosnahanGuidebook, Silver, 1995
Lonely Planet Thailand by Joe CummingsGuidebook, Gold, 1995
Moon Handbooks Southeast Asia by Carl ParkesGuidebook, Bronze, 1995
Seeing Vietnam: Encounters of the Road and Heart by Susan BrownmillerTravel Book, Silver, 1995
The Unquiet Ghost: Russians Remember Stalin by Adam HochschildTravel Book, Gold, 1995
Adventure Guide to Barbados (2nd ed) by Harry S. PariserGuidebook, Silver, 1996
Moon Handbooks Costa Rica by Christopher P. BakerGuidebook, Bronze, 1996
The Reader's Companion to Mexico by Alan RyanTravel Book, Bronze, 1996
The Size of the World by Jeff GreenwaldTravel Book, Silver, 1996
The Unofficial Guide to Cruises by Kay ShowkerGuidebook, Gold, 1996
A Woman's World by Marybeth BondTravel Book, Gold, 1996
Fodor's Gay Guide to the USA by Andrew CollinsGuidebook, Bronze, 1997
Food: True Stories of Life on the Road by Richard SterlingTravel Book, Silver, 1997
Moon Handbooks Thailand by Carl ParkesGuidebook, Gold, 1997
Shopping for Buddhas by Jeff GreenwaldTravel Book, Gold, 1997
Sparring with Charlie by Christopher HuntTravel Book, Bronze, 1997
Amazon Up Close (Adventure Guide) by Pamela BloomGuidebook, Gold, 1998
Charles Hillinger's America: People & Places in All 50 States by Charles HillingerTravel Book, Honorable Mention, 1998
The Jaguar's Shadow: Searching for a Mythic Cat by Richard MahlerGuidebook, Silver, 1998
Maya Color: The Painted Villages of Mesoamerica by Sally Jean AbergTravel Book, Gold, 1998
The Sylvan Path: A Journey Through America's Forests by Gary FergusonTravel Book, Bronze, 1998
Traveling Solo by Eleanor BermanGuidebook, Bronze, 1998
Travels Along the Edge: 40 Ultimate Adventures for the Modern Nomad--From Crossing the Sahara to Bicycling Through Vietnam by David NolandTravel Book, Silver, 1998
The Appalachian Trail: A Visitor's Companion by Leonard M. AdkinsGuidebook, Silver, 1999
Compass American Guides: Coastal California by John DoerperGuidebook, 1999
From Manchuria to Tibet by How Man WongTravel Book, Gold, 1999
Hillinger's California: Stories from All 58 Counties by Charles HillingerTravel Book, Honorable Mention, 1999
Hitchhiking Vietnam by Karin MullerTravel Book, Bronze, 1999
The Mini Rough Guide to Boston by David FagundesGuidebook, Bronze, 1999
Of Lands, Legends, & Laughter: The Search for Adventure With National Geographic by Carolyn Bennett PattersonTravel Book, Silver, 1999
City Smart: Anchorage by Donna FreedmanGuidebook, Bronze, 2000
Long Road South: The Pan American Highway by Joseph R. YogerstTravel Book, Silver, 2000
The Lost River: A Memoir of Life, Death, and Transformation on Wild Water by Richard BangsTravel Book, Gold, 2000
San Diego the Best of Sunshine City: The Best of Sunshine City : An Impertinent Insider's Guide (The Best of...Series) by Don W. MartinGuidebook, Gold, 2000
The Way of the Traveler: Making Every Trip a Journey of Self-Discovery by Joseph DispenzaTravel Book, Bronze, 2000
Artichoke Trail by James Bernard FrostGuidebook, Bronze, 2001
Great American Motorcycle Tours by Gary McKechnieGuidebook, Silver, 2001
Great American Rail Journeys by John GrantGuidebook, Gold, 2001
Jack Ruby's Kitchen Sink : Offbeat Travels Through America's Southwest by Tom MillerTravel Book, Gold, 2001
Texas Country Reporter: A Backroads Companion by Bob PhillipsTravel Book, Silver, 2001
Walkin' the Line: A Journey from Past to Present Along the Mason-Dixon by Bill EcenbargerTravel Book, Bronze, 2001
Bradt Guide Eccentric America by Jan FriedmanGuidebooks, Gold, 2002
England For Dummies by Donald OlsonGuidebooks, Silver, 2002
Mi Moto Fidel: Motorcycling Through Castro's Cuba (Adventure Press) by Christopher BakerTravel Book, Gold, 2002
Neither East Nor West: One Woman's Journey Through the Islamic Republic of Iran by Christiane BirdTravel Book, Silver, 2002
Northern California History Weekends by Lee FosterGuidebooks, Bronze, 2002
Where the Pavement Ends: One Woman's Bicycle Trip Through Mongolia, China & Vietnam by Erika WarmbrunnTravel Book, Bronze, 2002
The Cheap Bastard's Guide to New York City: A Native New Yorker's Secrets of Living the Good Life--for Free! by Rob GraderGuidebooks, Gold, 2003
Cheap Hotels by Daisann McLaneTravel Book, Gold, 2003
Heartlands: Travels in the Tibetan World by Michael BuckleyTravel Book, Bronze, 2003
National Geographic Traveler: Cuba by Christopher BakerGuidebooks, Bronze, 2003
Pagan Holiday: On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists by Tony PerrottetTravel Book, Silver, 2003
Where the Bodies Are: Final Visits to the Rich, Famous, & Interesting by Patricia BrooksGuidebooks, Silver, 2003
Brooklyn! The Ultimate Guide to New York's Most Happening Borough, 3rd Edition by Ellen FreudenheimGuidebook, Bronze, 2004
Desert Memories: Journeys Through the Chilean North (Directions) by Ariel DorfmanTravel Book, Silver, 2004
Foghorn Outdoors: California Beaches: The Best Places to Swim, Play, Eat, and Stay on the Coast by Parke PuterbaughGuidebook, Honorable Mention, 2004
The Kindness of Strangers by Don GeorgeTravel Book, Bronze, 2004
Lonely Planet USA by Jeff CampbellGuidebook, Silver, 2004
Making Connections: Mother Daughter Travel Adventures by Wendy KnightTravel Book, Gold, 2004
Moon Handbooks Four Corners by Julian SmithGuidebook, Gold, 2004
Chocolate: A Bittersweet Saga of Dark and Light by Mort RosenblumTravel Book, Gold, 2005
Cuba Classics: A Celebration of Vintage American Automobiles by Christopher P. BakerTravel Book, Silver, 2005
Moon Handbooks Belize by Chicki MallanGuidebook, Bronze, 2005
Nature's Strongholds: The World's Great Wildlife Reserves by Laura RileyTravel Book, Bronze, 2005
Outside's Wilderness Lodge Vacations: More Than 100 Prime Destinations in North America Plus Central America and the Car by Kimberly LisagorGuidebook, Gold, 2005
Travel Writing by Don GeorgeGuidebook, Silver, 2005
Bradt Guide Eccentric California by Jan FriedmanGuidebook, Bronze, 2006
Fodor's Caribbean by Fodor'sGuidebook, Gold, 2006
The Indochina Chronicles: Travels in Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam by Phil KarberTravel Book, Bronze, 2006
Island Dreams Caribbean by Joan TapperTravel Book, Gold, 2006
Odysseus' Last Stand: The Chronicles of a Bicycle Nomad by Dave StamboulisTravel Book, Silver, 2006
100 Places Every Woman Should Go by Stephanie Elizondo GriestTravel Book, Gold, 2007
The Best Travel Writing 2007: True Stories from Around the World by James O'ReillyTravel Book, Bronze, 2007
Is There a Hole in the Boat?: Tales of Travel in Panama without a Car by Darrin DuFordTravel Book, Silver, 2007
Lonely Planet New Orleans by Tom DownsGuidebook, Gold, 2007
Moon Handbooks Cuba by Christopher P. BakerGuidebook, Silver, 2007
MTV Italy (MTV Guides) by Sylvie HoggGuidebook, Bronze, 2007
Antaractica: Life on the Ice by Susan Fox RogersTravel Book, Silver, 2008
Big Sur Inn: The Deetjen Legacy by Anita AlanTravel Book, Bronze, 2008
Bradt Guide Iceland by Andrew EvansGuidebook, Silver, 2008
Encounters with the Middle East: True Stories of People and Culture that Help You Understand the Region (Travelers' Tales Guides) by Nesreen KhashanTravel Book, Gold, 2008
Fodor's The Complete Guide to the National Parks of the West, 2nd Edition (Full-color Travel Guide) by Fodor'sGuidebook, Bronze, 2008
Secret Hotels: Extraordinary Values in the World's Most Stunning Destinations by Erik TorkellsGuidebook, Gold, 2008
Along the Templar Trail: Seven Million Steps for Peace by Brandon WilsonTravel Book, Gold, 2009
Disappearing Destinations: 37 Places in Peril and What Can Be Done to Help Save Them (Vintage Departures Original) by Kimberly LisagorTravel Book, Silver, 2009
Immersion Travel USA: The Best and Most Meaningful Volunteering, Living, and Learning Excursions (Immersion Travel USA) by Sheryl KayneGuidebook, Silver, 2009
Marco Polo Didn't Go There: Stories and Revelations from One Decade as a Postmodern Travel Writer (Travelers' Tales Guides) by Rolf PottsTravel Book, Bronze, 2009
Pauline Frommer's London by Jason CochranGuidebook, Gold, 2009
Yosemite & The Southern Sierra Nevada: A Complete Guide, Including Sequoia & Kings Canyon, Death Valley & Mammoth Lakes (Great Destinations) by David T. PageGuidebook, Bronze, 2009
Compass American Guides: Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks by Brian KevinGuidebook, Silver, 2010
A Course Called Ireland: A Long Walk in Search of a Country, a Pint, and the Next Tee by Tom CoyneTravel Book, Silver, 2010
Frommer's 500 Places Where You Can Make a Difference by Andrew MersmannGuidebook, Gold, 2010
Frommer's Day by Day: Hawaii by Jeanette FosterGuidebook, Bronze, 2010
An Irreverent Curiosity: In Search of the Church's Strangest Relic in Italy's Oddest Town by David FarleyTravel Book, Bronze, 2010
Travel as a Political Act by Rick StevesTravel Book, Gold, 2010
Bonobo Handshake: A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo by Vanessa WoodsTravel Book, Gold, 2011
Crossing the Heart of Africa: An Odyssey of Love and Adventure by Julian SmithTravel Book, Bronze, 2011
Lonely Planet USA's Best Trips by Sara BensonGuidebook, Gold, 2011
Louisiana Rambles: Exploring America's Cajun and Creole Heartland by Ian McNultyTravel Book, Silver, 2011
The New England Grimpendium by J. W. OckerGuidebook, Silver, 2011
Zinester's Guide to NYC by Ayun HallidayGuidebook, Bronze, 2011
Cambodian Grrrl: Self-Publishing in Phnom Penh by Anne Elizabeth MooreTravel, Bronze, 2012
The Great American Ale Trail: The Craft Beer Lover's Guide to the Best Watering Holes in the Nation by Christian DeBenedettiGuidebook, Gold, 2012
Photographing Maui: Where to Find Perfect Shots and How to Take Them (The Photographer's Guide) by Douglas PeeblesGuidebook, Bronze, 2012
Signs & Shrines: Spiritual Journeys Across New Mexico by Sharon NiedermanGuidebook, Silver, 2012
The Unconquered: In Search of the Amazon's Last Uncontacted Tribes by Scott WallaceTravel, Silver, 2012
Walnut Wine and Truffle Groves: Culinary Adventures in the Dordogne by Kimberley LovatoTravel, Gold, 2012
The Book of Everything: A Visual Guide to Travel and the World by Nigel HolmesTravel Book, Silver, 2013
Europe on 5 Wrong Turns a Day: One Man, Eight Countries, One Vintage Travel Guide by Doug MackTravel Book, Bronze, 2013
Lobster Shacks: A Road Guide to New England's Best Lobster Joints by Mike UrbanGuidebook, Silver, 2013
The Longest Way Home: One Man's Quest for the Courage to Settle Down by Andrew McCarthyTravel Book, Gold, 2013
The New York Grimpendium: A Guide to Macabre and Ghastly Sites in New York State by J. W. OckerGuidebook, Gold, 2013
Deer Hunting in Paris: A Memoir of God, Guns, and Game Meat (Travelers' Tales Guides) by Paula Young LeeTravel Book, Gold, 2014
The Dog Lover's Guide to Travel: Best Destinations, Hotels, Events, and Advice to Please Your Pet-and You by Kelly CarterGuidebook, Silver, 2014
Fodor's Brazil by Fodor'sGuidebook, Honorable Mention, 2014
A Fork In The Road: Tales of Food, Pleasure & Discovery On The Road by James OselandTravel Book, Bronze, 2014
Frommer's EasyGuide to Walt Disney World and Orlando 2014 (Easy Guides) by Jason CochranGuidebook, Gold, 2014
Travels with Baby: The Ultimate Guide for Planning Trips with Babies, Toddlers, and Preschool-Age Children by Shelly RivoliGuidebook, Bronze, 2014
The Way of the 88 Temples: Journeys on the Shikoku Pilgrimage by Robert C. SibleyTravel Book, Honorable Mention, 2014

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