Name of Collection: Geography & Travel

School Name: August Martin HS

Address: 156-10 Baisley Blvd., Jamaica, NY, 11434

Phone: 718-528-2920

Fax: 718-276-1846

Librarian: Deborah M. Oliviero

Librarian's e-mail:


Questions for Inquiry:

Where can I find "teen friendly" places?
How can I plan my own trip?
How do I secure my own "personal safety" when I am traveling at home or abroad?

Keywords: travel, teenagers, foreign study, geography

Subject Headings: Tourism, Cities, Towns, Ethnology,

Dewey Decimal Classification(s): 370.19, 413, 629,910, SS.

Key Books


The World Book Atlas. 2006.
The World Almanac and Book of Facts. 2003.
Biographical dictionary of geography


Aiken, Edwin J Scriptural geography : portraying the Holy Land I.B. Tauris, 2010
Allen, John Logan Student atlas of world geography McGraw-Hill Higher Education, c2010.
Avalon Travel Moon metro. New York City Avalon Travel, 2011
Burns, Jennifer Bobrow Career opportunities in travel and hospitality Checkmark Books, c2010
Cahill, Tim. Not So Funny When It Happened: the Best of Travel Humor and Adventure. Travelers' Tales, 2000.
Ching, Jacqueline Jobs in green travel and tourism Rosen Pub., 2010
Davis, Janice. A Kid, A Grownup & A Travel Bug. North Charlotte, South Carolina: BookSurge LLC, 2006.
Devereux, Paul Sacred geography --deciphering hidden codes in the landscape Gaia, c2010
Dick, Ron War & peace in the air Boston Mills Press 2006.
Dick, Ron Wings of Change Boston Mills Press c2005.
Dick, Ron The golden age Boston Mills Press ,c2004
DIck, Ron World War II Boston Mills Press , 2004.
Dick, Ron The early years Boston Mills Press , c2003
Fehl, Pamela Communication, education & travel Ferguson, c2010
Ferguson Travel and tourism Ferguson Pub., c2010
Fodor's Travel Publications Fodor's 1,001 smart travel tips Fodor's Travel Publications, c2011
Hirschmann, Kris, The Deepest Lake. San Diego: Kidhaven Press, 2003.
Hock, Randolph. The Traveler's Web:An Extreme Searcher Guide to Travel Resources on the Internet. Cyber Age Books, 2007.
Johnson, Darv. The Longest Bridge. San Diego: Kidhaven Press, 2003.
Lansky, Doug The Titanic awards : celebrating the worst of travel Perigee, 2010
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet's best ever travel tips Lonely Planet, 2010
Mayhew, Susan A dictionary of geography University Press, 2009
Meade, Melinda S Medical geography Guilford Press, c2010
Paglen, Trevor Blank spots on the map : the dark geography of the Pentagon's secret world -- New American Library, c2010.,
Rhatigan, Joe Don't unravel when you travel Cider Mill Press Book Publishers, c2010.
Sehlinger, Bob Beyond Disney : the unofficial guide to Universal, Sea World, & the best of central Florida Wiley, c2010
Stearman, Kaye Travel and tourism careers Amicus, c2011
Hudgins, Maria Death on the Aegean Queen : a Dotsy Lamb travel mystery Five Star, 2010
Short Stories: The Best Time Travel Stories of the 20th Century Science Fiction: Have Tech Will Travel DeCandido, Keith, New York: Pocket, c2002

Web Sites:

Student&Youth Traveler
Travel|Tips for Students
Safety Tips for Students


Geography & Travel

46 Video Visits: United States Collection


search term "tourism"

Community Resources:

Queens Library

*An asterisk next to material indicates that it is recommended in this subject area but not available in this CCD collection.