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How to Read Water: Clues and Patterns from Puddles to the Sea (Natural Navigation) By Tristan Gooley Cover Image
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Travels with Charley in Search of America By John Steinbeck Cover Image
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The Log from the Sea of Cortez By John Steinbeck, Richard Astro (Introduction by) Cover Image
By John Steinbeck, Richard Astro (Introduction by)
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The Salt Path: A Memoir By Raynor Winn Cover Image
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A Field Guide to Getting Lost By Rebecca Solnit Cover Image
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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values By Robert M. Pirsig Cover Image
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Leave Only Footprints: My Acadia-to-Zion Journey Through Every National Park By Conor Knighton Cover Image
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Travels with Charley in Search of America: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) By John Steinbeck, Jay Parini (Introduction by) Cover Image
By John Steinbeck, Jay Parini (Introduction by)
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Island Wisdom: Hawaiian Traditions and Practices for a Meaningful Life By Annie Daly, Kainoa Daines Cover Image
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Four Seasons in Rome: On Twins, Insomnia, and the Biggest Funeral in the History of the World By Anthony Doerr Cover Image
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A Thousand Miles to Santiago: Moments and Mediations along Europe's Great Pilgrimage By Shawn Herron Cover Image
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Nature Swagger: Stories and Visions of Black Joy in the Outdoors By Rue Mapp Cover Image
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