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On My Bookshelf in 2014 ~ Travel Book Recommendations

by Beth Whitman (January 20th, 2014)

These are the books currently stacked up on my nightstand. One of my New Year’s Resolutions this year is to read more. I don’t mean blogs and Facebook posts. I mean books. Whether in the physical form or on my Kindle, it doesn’t matter. But it needs to be a book. So far so good. […]

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Best Books on Burma (Myanmar)

by Beth Whitman (February 19th, 2013)

There aren’t a gazillion books about the country, but if you’re looking for the best books on Burma (Myanmar), this list is a good starting point. From the Land of Green Ghostsby Pascal Khoo ThweOne of the best accounts (a true memoir!) I’ve read from a guerilla fighter who flees Mandalay and takes up arms […]

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Best Books About India

by Beth Whitman (January 31st, 2012)

There are lots of books out there on or about India. Here’s just the start to a list that could go on forever. Travelers Tales India – There’s nothing like reading other people’s true stories about their travels to a given destination. It really helps to envision yourself at that locale (for better and worse!). […]

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