|aMark Twain, travel books, and tourism :|bthe tide of a great popular movement /|cJeffrey Alan Melton.
|aTuscaloosa :|bUniversity of Alabama Press,|cc2002.
|axv, 200 p. ;|c24 cm.
|aStudies in American literary realism and naturalism
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. -196) and index.
|aThe success of travel books and the failure of tourism -- Tourism and travel writing in the nineteenth century -- Touring the Old World : faith and leisure in The innocents abroad and A tramp abroad -- Touring the New World : the search for home in Roughing it and Life on the Mississippi -- Touring the round : imperialism and the failure of travel writing in Following the equator.
|aTwain, Mark,|d1835-1910|xContributions in travel writing.