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Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Translators read travel books

I am a translator. I also love to read good books. And I like to travel. SO I am always searching for good books.
Here is a list of Top 30 Travel Books. Hope you will bookmark this page.

This is taken from internet:http://www.worldhum.com/weblog/category/C124/

No. 1: “Arabian Sands” by Wilfred Thesiger
No. 2: “The Road to Oxiana” by Robert Byron
No. 3: “The Great Railway Bazaar” by Paul Theroux
No. 4: “The Soccer War” by Ryszard Kapuściński
No. 5: “No Mercy” by Redmond O’Hanlon
No. 6: “North of South” by Shiva Naipaul
No. 7: “Golden Earth” by Norman Lewis
No. 8: “Video Night in Kathmandu” by Pico Iyer
No. 9: “The Innocents Abroad” by Mark Twain
No. 10: “In A Sunburned Country” by Bill Bryson
No. 11: “The Snow Leopard” by Peter Matthiessen
No. 12: “The Songlines” by Bruce Chatwin
No. 13: “Travels with Charley” by John Steinbeck
No. 14: “Riding to the Tigris” by Freya Stark
No. 15: “Europe, Europe” by Hans Magnus Enzensberger
No. 16: “City of Djinns” by William Dalrymple
No. 17: “A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush” by Eric Newby
No. 18: “All the Wrong Places” by James Fenton
No. 19: “Hunting Mister Heartbreak” by Jonathan Raban
No. 20: “River Town” by Peter Hessler
No. 21: “Road Fever” by Tim Cahill
No. 22: “When the Going was Good” by Evelyn Waugh
No. 23: “Behind the Wall” by Colin Thubron
No. 24: “Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere” by Jan Morris
No. 25: “A Time of Gifts” by Patrick Leigh Fermor
No. 26: “Baghdad Without a Map” by Tony Horwitz
No. 27: “The Size of the World” by Jeff Greenwald
No. 28: “Facing the Congo” by Jeffrey Tayler
No. 29: “Venture to the Interior” by Laurens van der Post
No. 30: “A Turn in the South” by V.S. Naipaul