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Modern adventure

Modern adventure

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Published by John Murray in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by F.E.S. Finn.
The Physical Object
Pagination154p. :
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18956938M

  Adventure travel 10 of the best new travel books There’s nothing like good travel writing to transport a reader into distant realms. We pick entertaining, inspiring and challenging books that. An adventure is an exciting or unusual experience. It can be risky, exhilarating, bold and exuberant. It can include; sky diving, travelling or extreme sports. But that was just a list of some outdoorsy activities. However, adventure can include indulging in a thrilling movie, writing an exciting story or simply, reading an adventure book.

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Adventure stories feature physical action and courageous heroes who save others from danger or impending doom. The adventure genre of fiction is fast-paced and usually centers on a protagonist in a dangerous or risky situation. Adventure fiction overlaps other genres, such .   From novels by Patrick Rothfuss to J.K. Rowling to Sabaa Tahir, we list the best fantasy books of the 21st century.


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