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Perrottet, Tony

Overview
Works: 69 works in 285 publications in 5 languages and 5,611 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Anecdotes  History  Miscellanea  Biography  Pictorial works 
Roles: Editor, Director, Photographer, Creator
Classifications: DL304, 796.48
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Most widely held works by Tony Perrottet
The naked Olympics : the true story of the ancient games by Tony Perrottet ( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,339 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."--BOOK JACKET
Chile by Tony Perrottet ( Book )
29 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and German and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
South America by Philip Briggs ( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A travel series unlike any other, Insight Guides go beyond the sights and into reality. Their incomparable photojournalistic approach captures the uniqueness of each culture they cover: their traditions, their arts, their history, their lives. The stunning photography is married to compelling text, written by local writers; the people most qualified to convey their culture's secrets. Yes, Insight Guides will tell you which attractions to visit, but they'll also tell you a whole lot more. From the most popular resort cities to the world's most remote and exotic villages, Insight Guides will give you the insider's perspective you need to truly experience any destination you visit. Insight Guides serve many purposes. They are ideal for planning a trip. And, they're wonderful souvenirs to treasure for years after. Even the armchair traveler can be swept away by their magnificent content and experience the world from the comfort of home. Many international and domestic destinations also offer companion FlexiMaps, an innovative laminated folding map specially designed for the discriminating traveler
Venezuela ( Book )
22 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 243 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
Iceland by Fran Parnell ( Book )
17 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the history, geography, and climate of Iceland, describes points of interest, and recommends hotels and restaurants
Napoleon's privates : 2,500 years of history unzipped by Tony Perrottet ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 227 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
Peru by Peter Frost ( Book )
23 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A guide to traveling in Peru
Ecuador by Tony (ed by) Perrottet ( Book )
24 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and German and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cuba ( )
in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Belize ( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and German and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Australia ( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Belize ( )
in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cuba [2002] by Beate Schümann ( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Italian and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers an experts guide to Cuba, with 12 itineraries and tours to help guests make the most of their visit. The itineraries cover the entire island, beginning with three walking tours of Havana, and then beyond to explore the country's lush interior and unspoilt beaches. Also includes a chapter detailing Cuba's history and culture
Venezuela ( )
in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melbourne ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melbourne ( )
in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Grand guide de l'Amérique du Sud ( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De weg naar Olympus : in het voetspoor van de Romeinse toeristen uit de Oudheid by Tony Perrottet ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le grand guide de l'Équateur by Eleonore Bakhtadze ( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Histoire et société, itinéraires, informations pratiques
New York by Christine Metzger ( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Description des principales attractions et moeurs de cette mégacité, avec anecdotes et histoires du présent et du passé. Par une équipe de quatorze auteurs qui connaissent bien la ville. De nombreuses photographies ont été prises exclusivement pour ce livre. Un livre complet. [SDM]
 
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Languages
English (180)
German (19)
Italian (10)
French (8)
Dutch (1)
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