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Jason Wilson (1)

Autor(a) de The Best American Travel Writing 2000

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About the Author

Jason Wilson is the author of Boozehound and The Cider Revival, and the series editor of The Best American Travel Writing. A regular contributor to the Washington Post, he has written for the New York Times, the New Yorker, the San Francisco Chronicle, AFAR Preservation, and many other magazines mostrar mais and newspapers. mostrar menos


Obras por Jason Wilson

The Best American Travel Writing 2000 (2000) — Series Editor — 342 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2001 (2001) — Editor; Contribuidor — 236 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2005 (2005) — Editor — 212 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2008 (2008) — Editor — 210 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2006 (2006) — Editor — 205 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2002 (2002) — Editor — 189 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2004 (2004) — Editor — 182 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2003 (2003) — Editor — 180 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2007 (2007) — Editor — 158 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2011 (2010) — Editor — 153 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2009 (2009) — Editor — 122 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2012 (2012) — Editor — 113 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2010 (2010) — Editor — 99 exemplares
The Best American Travel Writing 2016 (2016) — Editor — 95 exemplares

Associated Works

Travelers' Tales CENTRAL AMERICA : True Stories (2002) — Contribuidor — 16 exemplares


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While I'm far from being a serious wine aficionado, I do like reading about the new and different, and Wilson did scratch that itch for me, with his cheer-leading for the obscure and forgotten. If nothing else, the realities of global warming for the regions that produce industrial quantities of mainstream wine might wind up forcing us to drink something else!

Besides that, this is something of a memoir, as Wilson recounts the steps that lead him on his current path as a travel writer and a student of wine history. It was certainly a more personal story than I expected.… (mais)
Shrike58 | 3 outras críticas | Jul 10, 2023 |
There is a hint of snobbishness in this book, but it is almost all secondary to the subject at hand. For the booze, Wilson approaches the upper reaches of obscurity with a sense of adventure and openness that is hard to impugn, and his stories all have a simple, earnest character to them that may not be memorable, but connect deeply with someone interested in spirits as a lifestyle.
3Oranges | 7 outras críticas | Jun 24, 2023 |



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