The Cambridge companion to American travel writing /

Corporate Author: Cambridge collections online.
Other Authors: Bendixen, Alfred., Hamera, Judith.
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
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Online Access: Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : New worlds and old lands : the travel book and the construction of American identity /
  • Judith Hamera and Alfred Bendixen
  • Beginnings : the origins of American travel writing in the pre-revolutionary period /
  • Philip Gould
  • "Property in the horizon" : landscape and American travel writing /
  • William W. Stowe
  • New York to Niagara by way of the Hudson and the Erie /
  • Christopher Mulvey
  • The Mississippi river as site and symbol /
  • Thomas Ruys Smith
  • The Southwest and travel writing /
  • Martin Padget
  • American travel books about Europe before the Civil War /
  • Alfred Bendixen
  • Americans in Europe : Henry James to the present /
  • William Merrill Decker
  • Americans in the Holy Land, Israel, and Palestine /
  • Hilton Obenzinger
  • Americans in the larger world : beyond the Pacific coast /
  • Christopher McBride
  • South of the border : American travel writing in Latin America /
  • Terry Caesar
  • African American travel literature /
  • Virginia Whatley Smith
  • American women and travel writing /
  • Susan L. Roberson
  • Driving that highway to consciousness : late twentieth-century American travel literature /
  • Deborah Paes de Barros.