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In Search of Nomads: An English Obsession from Hester Stanhope to Bruce Chatwin Paperback – 26 Aug 2004
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Cheerful and engaging, rich in elegant prose and historical anecdote .. (Rory Maclean, The Sunday Times)
Ure's delightful book. . . charts the appeal of nomadic life for generations of European travellers (Christopher Hudson, Daily Mail)
Ure clearly relishes the stories he tells about eccentric British travellers and he is a past master at finding anecdotes to illustrate their peculiar lives & many are extremely funny (Robin Hanbury-Tennison, Country Life)
An excellent collection of travel delicacies. (Stanley Stewart, The Daily Telegraph)
'An intoxicating mix of anthropology and ripping yarn, bejewelled with pearls of nomadic wisdom' Nicholas Crane, GeographicalSee all Product description