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Last year, 4,221 print books and 711 e-books about travel were published or distributed in the United States, according to preliminary data from Bowker Books in Print.
“Print continues to sag, but it continues to exist,” Greco says.
That is lucky for those who prefer to travel by the book.
Like shoes, a travel book’s appeal is in the eye of the beholder. But among the recent crop of books, here are 10 just-published or about-to-be-published volumes that are useful and worthwhile for your summer travel planning. E-book versions are noted when available.