The Third Tower Up From The Road: A Compilation of Columns from McSweeney's Kevin Dolgin Tells You About the Places you Should Go (Paperback)
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The Third Tower Up From The Road: A Compilation of Columns from McSweeney's Kevin Dolgin Tells You About the Places you Should Go (Paperback)

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Paperback 334 Pages / Published: 09/07/2009
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A humorous and entertaining collection of travel essays which celebrates the distinctive qualities of locales all over the world. Each focuses on a specific place, capturing the flavours and cultures through individual observations and exceptional experiences. Funny, irreverent and insightful, the writings eschew the bland touristy veneers with subjects including: The Best Falafel in the World - Beirut; The Door to Hell - Paris; Kafka's Erotic Dream - Prague; and The Third Tower up from the Road - Beijing.

Publisher: Santa Monica Press
ISBN: 9781595800435
Number of pages: 334
Weight: 397 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 25 mm


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"Again and again, he introduces his readers to charming, unique aspects of familiar and exotic locales . . . A highly enjoyable read, this should charm any sightseer, and inspire a number of travel plans." --"Publishers Weekly", starred review


The essays manage to be entertaining while still providing information and a good glimpse at the region or site under discussion.--"ForeWord Magazine"

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