Search - List of Books by Jonathan Raban

"In an underdeveloped country don't drink the water. In a developed country don't breathe the air." -- Jonathan Raban
Jonathan Raban (born 14 June 1942, Hempton, Norfolk, UK) is a British travel writer and novelist. He is the author of Waxwings, Passage to Juneau, Bad Land, Hunting Mister Heartbreak, Coasting, Old Glory, Arabia Through the Looking Glass and Soft City.

His awards include the National Book Critics Circle Award, The Royal Society of Literature's Heinemann Award, the Thomas Cook Travel Book Award, the PEN West Creative Nonfiction Award, the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Award, and a 1997 Washington State Governor's Writer's Award. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Harper's Magazine, The New York Review of Books, Outside, The Atlantic Monthly, The New Republic, and other magazines. In 1990 Raban, a British citizen, moved from London to Seattle, where he now lives with his daughter.

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Total Books: 102
Driving Home An American Journey
2013 - Driving Home an American Journey (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781570618826
ISBN-10: 1570618828
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Travel
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Bad Land An American Romance
2008 - Bad Land an American Romance (Other)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781439501405
ISBN-10: 1439501408
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Surveillance
2008 - Surveillance [Vintage] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781400033652
ISBN-10: 1400033659
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Surveillance A Novel
2007 - Surveillance a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780375422447
ISBN-10: 0375422447
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
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Passage nach Juneau
2006 - Passage Nach Juneau (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783492242295
ISBN-10: 3492242294
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My Holy War Dispatches from the Home Front
2005 - My Holy War Dispatches From the Home Front (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781590171752
ISBN-10: 1590171756
Genres: History, Nonfiction
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Essays An Emigrant's Reflections HB
2005 - Essays an Emigrant's Reflections Hb (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780330375511
ISBN-10: 0330375512
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
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Waxwings
2004 - Waxwings (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780375709050
ISBN-10: 0375709053
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 2

Waxwings  A novel
2003 - Waxwings a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780375410086
ISBN-10: 0375410082
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Coasting  A Private Voyage
2003 - Coasting a Private Voyage [Vintage Departures] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780375725937
ISBN-10: 0375725938
Genre: Travel
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
 2

Foreign Land  A Novel
2001 - Foreign Land a Novel [Vintage Departures] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780375725944
ISBN-10: 0375725946
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 1

Passage to Juneau  A Sea and Its Meanings
2000 - Passage to Juneau a Sea and Its Meanings [Vintage Departures] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780679776147
ISBN-10: 0679776141
Genres: History, Sports & Outdoors, Travel
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 11

Passage to Juneau
2000 - Passage to Juneau (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780330395878
ISBN-10: 0330395874
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Bad Land Ein amerikanisches Abenteuer
1999 - Bad Land Ein Amerikanisches Abenteuer (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783458169673
ISBN-10: 3458169679
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Old Glory
1998 - Old Glory (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780330292290
ISBN-10: 0330292293
Genres: Travel, Nonfiction
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Bad Land
1998 - Bad Land (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780330346221
ISBN-10: 0330346229
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction, Reference, Travel, Nonfiction
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Bad Land  An American Romance
1998 - Bad Land an American Romance (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780736643047
ISBN-10: 0736643044
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Hunting Mister Heartbreak  A Discovery of America
1998 - Hunting Mister Heartbreak a Discovery of America [Vintage Departures] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780375701016
ISBN-10: 037570101X
Genres: History, Travel
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 2

Soft City
1998 - Soft City (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781860461071
ISBN-10: 1860461077
Genres: Reference, Travel, Nonfiction
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Old Glory  A Voyage Down the Mississippi
1998 - Old Glory a Voyage Down the Mississippi (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780375701009
ISBN-10: 0375701001
Genre: Travel
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Bad Land An American Romance
1997 - Bad Land an American Romance (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780679759065
ISBN-10: 0679759069
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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1995 - Coasting [Picador Travel Classics] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
1991 - Hunting Mr Heartbreak [Picador Books] (Paperback)
1990 - God Man and Mrs Thatcher [Chatto Counterblasts, No. 1] (Paperback)
1987 - Arabia (Paperback)
1968 - Mark Twain Huckleberry Finn [Studies in English Literature] (Paperback)Hardcover