Reviews

Author: 
Tim Youngs
Reviewer: 
Isabelle Hesse

Hesse on Youngs, 'The Cambridge Introduction to Travel Writing'

Tim Youngs. The Cambridge Introduction to Travel Writing. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013. xi + 240 pp. $93.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-87447-2; $30.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-69739-2.

Reviewed by Isabelle Hesse (The University of Sydney) Published on H-Travel (February, 2018) Commissioned by Evan Ward

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Author: 
Patrick Young
Reviewer: 
Suzanne Kaufman

Kaufman on Young, 'Enacting Brittany: Tourism and Culture in Provincial France, 1871-1939'

Patrick Young. Enacting Brittany: Tourism and Culture in Provincial France, 1871-1939. Farnham: Ashgate, 2012. xii + 318 pp. $134.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7546-6926-5.

Reviewed by Suzanne Kaufman Published on H-Travel (September, 2014) Commissioned by Guillaume P. De Syon

Authenticating Tourist Culture

Author: 
Dieter Hoffmann
Reviewer: 
Adam T. Rosenbaum

Rosenbaum on Hoffmann, 'Einstein's Berlin: In the Footsteps of a Genius'

Dieter Hoffmann. Einstein's Berlin: In the Footsteps of a Genius. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. xiii + 175 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-1040-1.

Reviewed by Adam T. Rosenbaum (Colorado Mesa University, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences) Published on H-Travel (April, 2014) Commissioned by Guillaume P. De Syon

A Genius in the German Metropolis

Author: 
Daniel K. Bubb
Reviewer: 
F. Robert Van der Linden

Van der Linden on Bubb, 'Landing in Las Vegas: Commercial Aviation and the Making of a Tourist City'

Daniel K. Bubb. Landing in Las Vegas: Commercial Aviation and the Making of a Tourist City. Shepperson Series in Nevada History. Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2012. xii + 157 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87417-872-2.

Reviewed by F. Robert Van der Linden (National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution) Published on H-Travel (December, 2013) Commissioned by Guillaume P. De Syon

Author: 
Laura Byrne Paquet
Reviewer: 
Angela Schwarz

Schwarz on Paquet, 'Wanderlust: A Social History of Travel'

Laura Byrne Paquet. Wanderlust: A Social History of Travel. Fredericton: Goose Lane Editions, 2007. 310 pp. CDN 19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-86492-445-2.

Reviewed by Angela Schwarz Published on H-Travel (November, 2012) Commissioned by Guillaume P. De Syon

“Wenn einer eine Reise tut [When going out on a journey] ..." or, You’ll Be Surprised What You’ll Find

Author: 
Brooke Lindy Blower
Reviewer: 
Kory Olson

Olson on Blower, 'Becoming Americans in Paris: Transatlantic Politics and Culture between the World Wars'

Brooke Lindy Blower. Becoming Americans in Paris: Transatlantic Politics and Culture between the World Wars. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. 368 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-973781-9.

Reviewed by Kory Olson (Richard Stockton College) Published on H-Travel (August, 2012) Commissioned by Guillaume P. De Syon

Author: 
Dina Berger, Andrew Grant Wood, eds.
Reviewer: 
Dominique Brégent-Heald

Brégent-Heald on Berger and Wood, 'Holiday in Mexico: Critical Reflections on Tourism and Tourist Encounters'

Dina Berger, Andrew Grant Wood, eds. Holiday in Mexico: Critical Reflections on Tourism and Tourist Encounters. Durham: Duke University Press, 2010. 393 pp. $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-4554-1; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-4571-8.

Reviewed by Dominique Brégent-Heald Published on H-Travel (August, 2012) Commissioned by Guillaume P. De Syon

Author: 
Dianne Perrier
Reviewer: 
Mark T. Evans

Evans on Perrier, 'Interstate 95: The Road to Sun and Sand' and Perrier, 'Interstate 81: The Great Warriors Trace'

Dianne Perrier. Interstate 95: The Road to Sun and Sand. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2010. 256 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8130-3480-5.Dianne Perrier. Interstate 81: The Great Warriors Trace. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2010. 272 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8130-3481-2.

Author: 
Luciano Segreto, Carles Manera, Manfred Pohl, eds.
Reviewer: 
Sasha D. Pack

Pack on Segreto and Manera and Pohl, 'Europe at the Seaside: The Economic History of Mass Tourism in the Mediterranean'

Luciano Segreto, Carles Manera, Manfred Pohl, eds. Europe at the Seaside: The Economic History of Mass Tourism in the Mediterranean. New York: Berghahn Books, 2009. xi + 251 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84545-323-7.

Reviewed by Sasha D. Pack (SUNY Buffalo) Published on H-Travel (April, 2011) Commissioned by Guillaume P. De Syon

Author: 
B. Prideaux, Dallen J. Timothy, K. S. Chon, eds.
Reviewer: 
Ihor Pidhainy

Pidhainy on Prideaux and Timothy and Chon, 'Cultural and Heritage Tourism in Asia and the Pacific'

B. Prideaux, Dallen J. Timothy, K. S. Chon, eds. Cultural and Heritage Tourism in Asia and the Pacific. Routledge, 2008. viii + 330 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-36673-1.

Reviewed by Ihor Pidhainy Published on H-Travel (March, 2011) Commissioned by Guillaume P. De Syon

Author: 
Laura Bear
Reviewer: 
David A. Campion

Campion on Bear, 'Lines of the Nation: Indian Railway Workers, Bureaucracy, and the Intimate Historical Self'

Laura Bear. Lines of the Nation: Indian Railway Workers, Bureaucracy, and the Intimate Historical Self. The Culture of History Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2007. 360 pp. $49.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-14002-7.

Reviewed by David A. Campion (Lewis & Clark College) Published on H-Travel (March, 2011) Commissioned by Patrick R. Young

Author: 
Thomas F. King
Reviewer: 
Erica Morin

Morin on King, 'Our Unprotected Heritage: Whitewashing the Destruction of our Cultural and Natural Treasures'

Thomas F. King. Our Unprotected Heritage: Whitewashing the Destruction of our Cultural and Natural Treasures. Walnut Creek: Left Coast Press, 2009. 200 pp. $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-59874-380-7; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-59874-381-4.

Reviewed by Erica Morin (Purdue University) Published on H-Travel (March, 2011) Commissioned by Guillaume P. De Syon

Author: 
Colin Adams, Jim Roy, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Burgess

Burgess on Adams and Roy, 'Travel, Geography and Culture in Ancient Greece, Egypt and the Near East'

Colin Adams, Jim Roy, eds. Travel, Geography and Culture in Ancient Greece, Egypt and the Near East. Leicester Nottingham Studies in Ancient Society Series. Oakville: David Brown Books, 2007. vi + 208 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84217-249-0.

Reviewed by Jonathan Burgess Published on H-Travel (September, 2010) Commissioned by Patrick R. Young

Author: 
Carol E. Henderson, Maxine Weisgrau, eds.
Reviewer: 
Aditi Chandra

Chandra on Henderson and Weisgrau, 'Raj Rhapsodies: Tourism Heritage and the Seduction of History'

Carol E. Henderson, Maxine Weisgrau, eds. Raj Rhapsodies: Tourism Heritage and the Seduction of History. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007. xlvi + 236 pp. $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7546-7067-4.

Reviewed by Aditi Chandra Published on H-Travel (March, 2009) Commissioned by Patrick R. Young

Tourism: A Tale of Heritage, Exclusions, and Identity Formation

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