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Perrottet, Tony

Overview
Works: 92 works in 334 publications in 5 languages and 6,058 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Anecdotes  Travel writing  Miscellanea  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Director, Publishing director, Other, Photographer, Creator, Redactor
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The naked Olympics : the true story of the ancient games by Tony Perrottet( Book )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Peeling away the layers of myth, Perrottet lays bare the ancient sporting experience - including the round-the-clock bacchanal inside the tents of the Olympic Village, the all-male nude workouts under the statue of Eros, and history's first corruption scandals involving athletes. Featuring sometimes scandalous cameos by sports enthusiasts Plato, Socrates, and Herodotus, The Naked Olympics offers essential insight into today's Games and an unforgettable guide to the world's first and most influential athletic festival."--Jacket
South America by Stephen Keuffner( Book )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With a wealth of history and ancient ruins, diverse culture, arts and cuisine, some lively capital cities, the dramatic Andes, idyllic beaches, and enthrallingly diverse wildlife, South America is an amazingly rich continent to discover. Be inspired to visit with our new Insight Guide South America, a comprehensive full-colour guide to this captivating continent."--Amazon.com
The best American travel writing 2016 by Bill Bryson( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in 2016, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites
The best American travel writing by Paul Theroux( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in 2013, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites
Napoleon's privates : 2,500 years of history unzipped by Tony Perrottet( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Napoleon's 'privates' being auctioned off after his death prompted the authors research other exotic sagas from history. 'Off beat, riotously entertaining anecdotes theat are guaranteed to amaze, shcok and enliven any dinner party.' -- from cover
Venezuela( Book )

23 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire et société, itinéraires, et plus de 300 informations pratiques pour réussir son voyage, se rendre dans le pays, s'y déplacer, se loger, se restaurer, faire du shopping, etc
Ecuador( Book )

32 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Insight guides" er reisehåndbøker som skal gi historisk og kulturell forståelse for stedene som skal besøkes. De er kjent for dyptpløyende artikler om kultur, religion, mat, severdigheter osv., og er illustrert med flotte fargefotografier
Peru by Tony Perrottet( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to Peru, providing background on the history and people of the country, featuring maps and information about places of interest, and including practical travel tips on topics such as climate, transportation, accomodations, dining, and entertainment
Chile( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and German and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iceland( Book )

18 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an introduction to the history, people, features and places to see in Iceland
Cuba( )

in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Muir's Yosemite by Tony Perrottet( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Muir, the father of conservation, found his calling in the California wilderness known as Yosemite. Here, in this short-form book from award-winning journalist, author, and frequent National Public Radio contributor Tony Perrottet, is the story of Muir and the national park he helped create
Belize( )

in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insight Guide Australia is a comprehensive full-color travel guide to one of the world's most enticing destinations. Containing chapters on the country's fascinating history and on the culture and character of its people, this guide will ensure that you get the most action and adventure out of your trip. Packed with beautiful full-color photographs, clear maps, and practical on-the-ground information, this guide covers Sydney and Melbourne in detail, and gives a wealth of advice and inspiration for planning a trip to some of the world's most amazing sights the Great Barrier Reef, Uluru, the Great Ocean Road, Fraser Island, and Kakadu National park, and much more
Belize( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuba( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melbourne( )

in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of history, food and drink, shopping, entertainment, and sporting events in Melbourne, Australia, and features editors' top tips, recommended routes, and fully indexed street atlas
Venezuela( )

in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chile : the rough guide by Melissa Graham( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and German and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Insight guides" er reisehåndbøker som skal gi historisk og kulturell forståelse for stedene som skal besøkes. De er kjent for dyptpløyende artikler om kultur, religion, mat, severdigheter osv., og er illustrert med flotte fargefotografier
Le Grand guide de l'Amérique du Sud( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AMERIQUE DU SUD, AMERIQUE DU SUD, histoire, COLOMBIE, VENEZUELA, PEROU, EQUATEUR (PAYS), BOLIVIE, BRESIL, PARAGUAY, CHILI, URUGUAY, ARGENTINE, VILLE, Amérique du sud
 
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The naked Olympics : the true story of the ancient games
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South AmericaNapoleon's privates : 2,500 years of history unzippedVenezuelaEcuadorPeruChileIcelandAustralia
Languages
English (189)

German (14)

French (9)

Italian (6)

Spanish (4)