232 page, large, hardcover with dust jacket, in very good condition. Lonely Planet, 2007.
Following on from the bestselling “The Travel Book” comes “The Asia Book”, a more in-depth celebration of this beautiful, magical region. This inspirational book will explore Asia in detail, making it the most comprehensive coffee-table book on this amazing continent. Its authority will make it an indispensable reference title. As with “The Travel Book” and “The Cities Book” we show the insider view of the place through evocative and arresting images and quirky, interesting text. The features include: hundreds of stunning full colour photographs; essential experiences, random facts, traditions, legends and surprises for every country in Asia; historic routes and challenging journeys for intrepid travellers; fascinating essays on Asia’s landscape, religion and spirituality, pop culture and the famous hippy trail; and, maps of the continent, five regions, every country and selected journeys.