Atlas of Cursed Places

A Travel Guide to Dangerous and Frightful Destinations
by Olivier Le Carrer

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Atlas Obscura says this lushly illustrated New York Times bestselling guide to dozens of dangerous, eerie, and infamous locations is the perfect gift for "those who believe the world is still full of mysteries to investigate."

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Published By Black Dog & Leventhal

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 144

Publication Date 10/06/2015

ISBN 9781631910005

Dimensions 7.5 inches x 10.5 inches

" enticing tour of frightening places around the world..."
— Shelf Awareness

"[For] those who believe the world is still full of mysteries to investigate."

— Atlas Obscura

"Olivier Le Carrer's Atlas of Cursed Places is many things - travel writing, folklore, true crime, history, map porn - all wrapped up in a rather splendid package....Given its tales of ghosts, dragons and disasters both natural and manmade, Le Carrer's Atlas represents a fresh boarding pass to leap aboard the world of geography, even for the geographaphobic among us."

— BookGasm

"Perfect for the macabre traveler with a sense of humor."
— New York Post

"....morbidly delightful collection of maps and essays about locations that probably make actual visitors a bit nervous."
— Dayton Daily News

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