History is everywhere, and is never as vivid as when you are walking through it. A history of the World in 500 Walks is a treasure trove for anyone keen to learn more about the global landscape and its legacy. Through inspirational commentary, illustrated maps and stunning photography, it explores 500 historically resonant trails – both man-made and natural – showing how the world came to be, and telling the beginning of the human story.
Whether you’re a seasoned hiker or an armchair historian, the breadth of historical and cultural coverage in this book will take you on a journey through time and place – and might even lead you to set off on a walk of your own.
227mm x 170mm, 400 pages.