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Viaggi: best travel books

20 luglio 2009

Dal sito del Telegraph la classifica dei 20 migliori libri di viaggio di tutti i tempi:

1. On the Road by Jack Kerouac

2. As I walked out one Midsummer Morning by Laurie Lee

3. Naples ‘44 by Norman Lewis

4. Coasting by Johnathan Raban

5. Travels with Charley by John Steinbeck

6. Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson

7. Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell

8. The Beach by Alex Garland

9. The Great Railway Bazaar by Paul Theroux

10. The Road to Oxiana by Robert Byron

11. Venice by Jan Morris

12. In Patagonia by Bruce Chatwin

13. The Sun also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

14. The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

15. A short walk in the Hindu Kush by Eric Newby

16. Arabian sands by Wilfred Thesiger

17. Fear and loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S  Thompson

18. Our man in Havana by Graham Green

19. The Journals by James Cook

20. Among the Russians by Colin Thubron

Fonte: The Telegraph, 6 March 2009

The Inheritance. Confronting Bush’s Legacy and the Challenges to American Power

28 gennaio 2009

Barack Obama e l’eredità di un paese che attraversa una grande crisi economica e strategica: uno dei libri migliori sul futuro dell’America e sulle sfide che il nuovo presidente dovrà affrontare.

David E. Sanger “The Inheritance. Confronting Bush’s Legacy and the Challenges to American Power”.

Recensioni e articoli:
The Telegraph
, 16 Jan 2009
The New York Times,  January 12, 2009
Kristof: The remaking of America International Herad Tribune, January 22, 2009.