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  1. says:

    On a wonderfully warm and cloudless winter solstice day I took this volume on a picnic and was engrossed for a few hours with the beautiful maps and the eually beautiful stories that accompanied them While Judith Schalansky proves t

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    I would give this book 10 stars if I could I wish it was twice as long It has a beautiful introduction full of thoughts on travel and what it is that draws people to remote places The majority of the book is two page segments where

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    This is the anti travel book You've never been to these places and if you know what's good for you you never will The author has never seen them either In fact hardly any living person has been to these spots and with good reason

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    It came in a box with another book and a CD delivered to my front porch and awaiting me Friday night At first look it seemed scant A large type introduction as if to exaggerate the number of pages Some maps of islands with brief written observations on the facing page I read a few Cute but I was already in the middle of a novel I was really enjoying and this could wait on a coffee table where maybe it would bel

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    The mouse over tooltip for five stars here on Goodreads reads it was amazing and seldom have I come across a book to fit the bill better I was blown away by this wonderful atlas of islands already during the foreword The imagery of the author a

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    This book drove me crazy The author includes fifty islands most unfamiliar to a general audience Iwo Jima and Easter Island are the only ones I recognized Each spread includes information like the island's name area number of residents etymology of the name parent country distance from other locations timeline

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    Written designed and even typeset by the author this is an exuisite little book to read In terms of content I think it is compelling in a car crash kind of way; disturbing and at times horrific but difficult to turn away from Some of the stories I was familiar with and I've even visited one of these fifty remote islands but overall

  8. says:

    This is genuinely a delightful book And it’s such an original concept I mean how often do you think of islands? Really think of isla

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    Physically this is a very lovely book In concept it is surely a contender for the ultimate expression of armchair journalism on Earth? The proportions and weight of this book makes it deeply satisfying to hold I l

  10. says:

    Fifty remote islands The author didn't see them I will probably never visit them Every island has a story beautiful like a fairy tale and a beautiful map This is a very good way to get through the winter

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