Wildsam Field Guides: Nashville by Taylor Elliott BruceWildsam Field Guides: Nashville by Taylor Elliott Bruce

Wildsam Field Guides: Nashville

EditorTaylor Elliott BruceIllustratorLucinda Rogers

Paperback | October 1, 2012

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Wildsam Field Guides: Nashville leads travelers into the most authentic experience of the Tennessee city, working closely with a team of trusted locals. Contributors include author Tony Earley, Senator Bill Frist, fashion designers Matt and Carrie Eddmenson, musican Rosanne Cash, chef Tandy Wilson, writer J. Wes Yoder, songwriter Thad Cockrell, among others. Topics in the handsome volume include songbirds, country music, the Fugitive Poets, women's suffrage, coonskins, comfort food, denim, heirloom tomatoes, fly fishing, homelessness, Johnny Cash and more.
Title:Wildsam Field Guides: NashvilleFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 6.5 × 4 × 0.68 inPublished:October 1, 2012Publisher:Wildsam Field GuidesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0578110806

ISBN - 13:9780578110806

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Table of Contents

1 Welcome and City Essentials, including transportation, lodging, coffee shops, book list, music list, weekend itinerary, city statistics, issues of progress and challenge 13 Bests Recommendations for Food/Drink, Shopping, Action, and City Expertise 24 Almanac of heritage and archival narratives, including timelines, how-to's, letters, newspaper articles, recipes and other historical emphemra 55 Illustrated Maps about local makers, comfort food favorites, the great outdoors, art, history and live music 75 Local Interviews with a songwriter, an art professor, a senator, a letterpressman, a homeless advocate, a filmmaker, an immigrant couple and more100 Essays and Fiction from Tony Earley, J Wes Yoder, Libby Callaway and Rosanne Cash 135 Index

Editorial Reviews

"For tireless seekers of the authentic." WALL STREET JOURNAL"This is the freshest-feeling guidebook since On The Road, that Kerouac thing. And Bruce's has better drawings." - PASTE"Unlike traditional guidebooks that list the same old must-see sights and touristy neighborhoods, this new series, entitled Wildsam Field Guides, gets at the soul of a city." - CONDE NAST TRAVELER"An intricate portrait of place; part guide, part tribute, part artwork." - CEREAL"Your grandpa's guidebook.loaded with local interviews, lore, hand-drawn maps, and city secrets. Wildsam launched its charmingly throwback series in 2012." - NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELER