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The Best American Travel Writing 2002 (2002)

by Frances Mayes (Editor), Jason Wilson (Editor)

Other authors: André Aciman (Contributor), Scott Anderson (Contributor), Stephen Bodio (Contributor), William Booth (Contributor), Kevin Canty (Contributor)20 more, Rod Davis (Contributor), Michael Finkel (Contributor), Devin Friedman (Contributor), Laurence Gonzales (Contributor), Adam Gopnik (Contributor), Jim Harrison (Contributor), Kate Hennessy (Contributor), Edward Hoagland (Contributor), Lawrence Millman (Contributor), Toni Mirosevich (Contributor), Tom Mueller (Contributor), Elizabeth Nickson (Contributor), Molly O'Neill (Contributor), P. J. O'Rourke (Contributor), Tony Perrottet (Contributor), Kira Salak (Contributor), David Sedaris (Contributor), Thomas Swick (Contributor), Isabella Tree (Contributor), Kate Wheeler (Contributor)

Series: The Best American Travel Writing (2002), Best American (2002)

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Mayes, FrancesEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wilson, JasonEditormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Aciman, AndréContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Anderson, ScottContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bodio, StephenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Booth, WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Canty, KevinContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Davis, RodContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Finkel, MichaelContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Friedman, DevinContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gonzales, LaurenceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gopnik, AdamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Harrison, JimContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hennessy, KateContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Mirosevich, ToniContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Nickson, ElizabethContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
O'Neill, MollyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
O'Rourke, P. J.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Perrottet, TonyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Salak, KiraContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sedaris, DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Tree, IsabellaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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The Best American Travel Writing 2002 is edited by Frances Mayes, the author of Under the Tuscan Sun and Bella Tuscany and the master of “running away to live in the place of one’s dreams” (Los Angeles Times). Giving new life to armchair travel for 2002 are David Sedaris on God and airports, Kate Wheeler on a most dangerous Bolivian festival, André Aciman on the eternal pleasures of Rome, and many more.

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The articles in this collection appeared in newspapers and periodicals, some well known and some less known. The writers also vary in fame and their essays in experience. Some are grim and others are quite humorous--Library Journal.

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