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Tybee Island

By: Adams, James

Price: $13.99

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 1314


Tybee Island is a tiny piece of land, only-two-and-a-half miles long and two-thirds of a mile wide; however, its strategic location near the mouth of the Savannah River assigned to it an important role in the birth and history of the state of Georgia. Over this coastal community five flags have flown, representing Spain, France, England, the Confederate States of America, and the United States of America. Using numerous vintage photographs from the archives of the Tyb... View more info

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Tybee Island

By: Adams, James

Price: $8.79

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2000

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1315


Inscription on inside front cover in pen. - However... Includes author's signature on next page. ; Tybee Island is a tiny piece of land, only-two-and-a-half miles long and two-thirds of a mile wide; however, its strategic location near the mouth of the Savannah River assigned to it an important role in the birth and history of the state of Georgia. Over this coastal community five flags have flown, representing Spain, France, England, the Confederate States of America, a... View more info

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Tuscany

By: Balletto, Barbara

Price: $5.74

Publisher: London, APA Publications: 2004

Seller ID: 1516


Insight Guides; Insight Guides, the world's largest visual travel guide series, in association with Discovery Channel, the world's premier source of nonfiction entertainment, provides more insight than ever. From the most popular resort cities to the most exotic villages, Insight Guides capture the unique character of each culture with an insider's perspective. Inside every Insight Guide you'll find: . Evocative, full-colour photography on every page . Cross-referenced, ... View more info

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Frommer's Italy from $50 a Day

By: Brewer, Stephen; Hults, Barbara Coeyman; Schultz, Patricia

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Frommer: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 339


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The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-Town America

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 1990

Seller ID: 246


An unsparing and hilarious account of one man's rediscovery of America and his search for the perfect small town. View more info

Georgia

By: Edge; John T.

Price: $4.39

Publisher: Oakland, Calif., Fodor's Travel Publications: 2001

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 1757


Ex-Library; Photography by Robb HelfrickIncludes walking tours and historic inns in Savannah; Georgia barbeque by region; coastal islands, small towns and courhouse squares; Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge; and Georgia music. View more info

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Literary Savannah

By: edited by Patrick Allen

Price: $5.65

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, Trinity University Press: 2011

Seller ID: 1312


The statues of Savannah's Monument Square are silent. The status of the solemn girl in Bonaventure Cemetery — made famous in John Berendt's now legendary book, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil — cannot speak. Only Savannah's literary monuments can give voice to the rich and diverse history of one of America's greatest and most visited cities. Many have written about Savannah, but few have captured the true spirit of Southern grace most often associated with he... View more info

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Moscow Guide

By: Gerem, Yves

Price: $4.25

Publisher: Cold Springs Harbor, NY, Open Road Publishing: 2000

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 809


A guide to Moscow for the traveller, written by former residents. It features a directory of hotels, apartment rentals and B&Bs, with reviews of more than 65 hotels. The authors alert readers to which hotels are packed with businessmen, which with tour groups, and which have the most charm and friendly service. When it comes to food, there are reviews of 120 restaurants, including which tourist traps to avoid. The book also covers how to get around this large and often c... View more info

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Historic signs of Savannah: photographs from the collection of the Georgia Historical Society

By: Gunther, Justin

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia: 2004

Seller ID: 1712


Images of America; From the cotton boom after the Civil War to Savannah's economic decline around the middle of the 20th century, the city's streetscapes were crowded with signs. In a time before strict sign regulations, business owners embellished building facades and and rooftops with extensive signage to catch the eye of pedestrians and motorists. The abundance of advertising was symbolic of Savannah's rapid growth and prosperity, but the majority of these signs were ... View more info

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Spring in Washington

By: Halle, Louis J.

Price: $8.25

Publisher: Atheneum: 1963

Seller ID: 111


A forward by Roger Tory PetersonSince first published in 1947, Spring in Washington has become a beloved classic of nature writing. It is now brought back into print, complete with the original drawings by Francis L. Jaques. "As I reflect on the multitude of books published and read over the past thirty years, I can think of none to which I have returned more often and with more constant satisfaction than Louis Halle's Halle's Spring in Washington, a mixture of orn... View more info

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Choose Panama . . . the Perfect Retirement Haven

By: Hutchings, William G.

Price: $2.99

Publisher: San Diego, Calif., Mission Bay Publishing: 2007

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1610


Panama is a desireable and affordable retirement option for the 76,000,000 people in he U. S. Who will be retireing in the next five years. Choose Panama gives details on visiting Panama (transportation, lodging, places to visit, immigration, recreation, cost of living, currency, housing, etc. ) - as well as details on customs, people, andaffordable housing. View more info

Frommer's Portable Savannah

By: Porter, Darwin and Danforth Prince

Price: $5.88

Publisher: Frommers:

Seller ID: 1759


Experience a place the way the locals do. Enjoy the best it has to offer. And avoid tourist traps. Frommer's Portable Guides help you make the right travel choices. They're easy to carry-and carry an unbeatable price. Frommer's. Your guide to a world of travel experience. View more info

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Weekend Getaways around Washington, D. C. Inclding Virginia, Maryland, Deleware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia and North Carolina

By: Shoesteck, Robert

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Gretna, La, Pelican Publishing Company: 2013

Seller ID: 1093


Explore all that the nation's capitol has to offer! In its 11th edition, the popular Weekend Getaways around Washington, D. C. Continues to provide great advice for trips to the capital of the United States. Highlighting a range of exciting attractions, from museums and battlefields to pick-your-own-fruit farms and historical homes, it is the perfect all-around guide to the D. C. Region. View more info

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In the Kingdom of Ice: the Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the U. S. S. Jeannette

By: Sides, Hampton

Price: $7.24

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2014

Seller ID: 1010


Ex-Library; In the late nineteenth century, people were obsessed by one of the last unmapped areas of the globe: the North Pole. No one knew what existed beyond the fortress of ice rimming the northern oceans, although theories abounded. The foremost cartographer in the world, a German named August Petermann, believed that warm currents sustained a verdant island at the top of the world. National glory would fall to whoever could plant his flag upon its shores. James ... View more info

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The Brazilians People of Tomorrow

By: Tavares De Saì, Hernane

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, The John Day Company: 1947

Seller ID: 647


A book about the people of Brazil, their culture, language, customs and quirks. Written in 1947, The Brazilians: People of Tomorrow - are the people of the country today. View more info

The World's Best The Ultimate Book For The International Traveler

By: The Staff Of International Living

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Waterford, Ireland, Agora Ireland Publishing & Services: 2005

Seller ID: 1430


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The National Trust Guide to Savannah

By: Toledano, Roulhac

Price: $5.75

Publisher: New York, Preservation Press: 1997

Seller ID: 1739


Foreword by John BerendtThe definitive guide to the architectural treasures of one of North America s urban masterpieces "Savannah's twenty-two squares are its treasures the other main attraction: its architectural gems. The sheer number of distinguished buildings is astonishing for a city of Savannah's size." John Berendt, from the ForewordThe National Trust Guide to Savannah takes you on an illustrated walking tour through the breathtakingly gorgeous squa... View more info