Books For Nature/Adventure/Travel Lovers

Arabian Sands by Wilfred Thesiger

Arctic Dreams by Barry Lopez

A Sense of Direction: Pilgrimage for the Restless and the Hopeful by Gideon Lewis-Kraus

A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush by Eric Newby

A Walk Across America by Peter Jenkins

A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail by Bill Bryson

Blue Highways: A Journey into America by William Least Heat-Moon

Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness by Edward Abbey

In Brightest Africa by Carl Akeley

In Patagonia by Bruce Chatwin

In Search of King Solomon’s Mines by Tahir Shah

Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific in a Raft by Thor Heyerdahl

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard

Running the Amazon by Joe Kane

The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton

The Great Railway Bazaar by Paul Theroux

The Long Way by Bernard Moitessier

The New Granta Book of Travel edited by Liz Jobey

The Sex Lives of Cannibals: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific by J. Maarten Troost

The Snow Leopard by Peter Matthiessen

Touching the Void by Joe Simpson

Video Night in Kathmandu: And Other Reports from the Not-So-Far East by Pico Iyer

West With the Night by Beryl Markham

Wind, Sand and Stars by Antoine de Saint Exupery

Winter in the Wilderness: A Field Guide to Primitive Survival Skills by Dave Hall