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Recommended Reading: Booking for Adventure

There's nothing like a good book to help set the scene for an upcoming adventure or offer destination details. Order an "Essential Reading" set from Longitude for any destination below at a 15% savings, including shipping. Any additional books or maps ordered will be shipped for free.

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We hope you find our selection of books informative, entertaining and useful—our reputation depends on it. Despite our best efforts, we might have forgotten to include your favorite book or somehow included a long-winded, boring book that's not worth the trouble. Please send your book recommendations, "thumbs up" or "thumbs down" to Darrel at Longitude.

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Think of them as a bookstore organized geographically. They've got expert book and map recommendations, featuring hard-to-find maps, field guides, classic accounts of exploration, travel narratives, books on art and archaeology, novels, essays and well-written academic books. Turn to Longitude whenever you travel.