Travel Writing
epub |eng | 2011-09-29 | Author:Mark Leslie

There was a lot of debate about what we should get and how we should divide it among us. At times I felt as if we were at a Chinese ...
( Category: Italian October 14,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Basharat Peer

Chapter Ten Prague had protested and won; Berlin had protested and won; Kashmiris too had believed that our protests would win Kashmir its freedom. The early nineties were a naive, ...
( Category: Constitutional Law October 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-11-16 | Author:Robert D. Kaplan [Kaplan, Robert D.]

The first morning we had slept late and treated ourselves to cappuccinos and pastries in a bar before taking a short bus ride to the archaeological museum, located halfway between ...
( Category: Greece August 6,2020 )
epub | | 2013-07-17 | Author:Unknown

Enlightenment is to realize that this reality itself is a dream "Swapnanidrajnanalambanam va" swapna = dream; nidra = sleep; jnana = knowledge of; alambanam = meditating on, by knowing; va ...
( Category: Adventure August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-24 | Author:Ben Fogle

CHAPTER NINE DEFENDER OF THE LAND The arrival of the Series I Land Rover had a profound effect on Britain’s agriculture. The Land Rover is as much a fixture of ...
( Category: History August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Annick Smith [Smith, Annick]

HOUSE IN THE DUNES DAYS FOUR AND FIVE, MAY 14–15 Outer Drive. I take the Outer Drive along the lakeshore’s pale green parkways, which this damp morning are flecked yellow, ...
( Category: Women in History August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-03-08 | Author:Christopher Buckley

It was built over a filled-in swamp, in an area so desolate and forlorn that it seemed an insult to put it here. The Speaker of the House, “Uncle Joe” ...
( Category: Travel Writing August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-03-16 | Author:John McCombe

7 Kyrgyzstan retraced We had opted for the long way into Uzbekistan, driving from Bishkek in the north of Kyrgyzstan to Osh in the south, and through the border from ...
( Category: Travel Writing August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 1995-10-15 | Author:Leslie Thomas [Thomas, Leslie]

ENGLISH CHANNEL ISLANDS situated between latitudes 48°52’–49°43’N and longitudes 1°49’–2°35’W; total area 75 sq. m (194 sq. km); approx. population: Jersey 82,000, Guernsey 55,000, Alderney 2,000, Sark 600, Herm 37, ...
( Category: Biographies August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-08-14 | Author:Bartov, Omer;

Berezhany / Brzeżany/ Brizan FIGURE 49. The Great Synagogue of Berezhany, 2004. NOT FAR from Ternopil’, heading southwest, lies the town of Berezhany. In 2002 an Israeli historian published a ...
( Category: Jewish August 6,2020 )
epub | | 2014-07-21 | Author:Unknown

CHAPTER TEN: THE WRECK "SHE'S TRYING TO dig into that!" Kosti marvelled. Wilcox snapped out of his surprise and turned off the motor so that the crawler stopped heaving, nuzzling ...
( Category: Adventure August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-11-04 | Author:J. R. Ackerley

February 13th ALMOST every morning now, and sometimes in the late afternoon, Narayan, the young Guest House clerk, comes in to see me. ‘I may come in?’ his soft voice ...
( Category: LGBT August 5,2020 )
epub |zho | | Author:Unknown

"Don't be a goose, dear," was Betty's only answer. CHAPTER XII The Uncertain Future "Have you ever wished some days that you were nine years old instead of nineteen, Miss ...
( Category: Adventure August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:John Steinbeck

Ernie Pyle IT’S A HARD THING to write about a dead man who doesn’t seem dead to you. Ernie Pyle didn’t want to go back to the war. When he ...
( Category: Authors August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 1979-01-01 | Author:Gellhorn, Martha [Gellhorn, Martha]

There the diary finishes; now I am on my own, with a few fairly useless East African notes and my memory. The prospect is daunting. As near as I can ...
( Category: Journalists August 5,2020 )