H-Travel is a network for the academic discussion of the history of travel, transport, and tourism. It welcomes professionals in the field of history and also those in other fields, as well as non-professionals, interested in its subject. The focus is on the history of travel, transport, and tourism from the earliest beginnings through the present and future, throughout the world and beyond. The languages of communication for the list are English, French, German, and Spanish.

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podcast interview with Richard Ivan Jobs about Backpack Ambassadors

I would like to alert colleagues about a podcast interview I have done with Michael Robinson of 'Time to Eat the Dogs' about my new book Backpack Ambassadors:  How Youth Travel Integrated Europe (Chicago, 2017).  It was a pleasure to speak with Michael.  Please follow the link below:


Thank you,

Richard Ivan Jobs