Mani: Travels in the Southern Peloponnese

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Harper, 1958 - Peloponnesus - 320 pages
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Leigh Fermor is my new favorite travel writer. - Goodreads
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His prose is delicious and rewarding. - Goodreads
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Review: Mani: Travels in the Southern Peloponnese

User Review  - Barry Hatton - Goodreads

I'm tempted to say it's a perfectly charming book, but I fear I'd sound like I was mocking that particular period's - and author's - prose. Still, it's a rich and intriguing survey of Greek history ... Read full review

Review: Mani: Travels in the Southern Peloponnese

User Review  - Ryan Murdock - Goodreads

A beautifully written book. Part travel story, part wandering digression on the customs, history and character of the Greeks of the southern Peloponnese. Wonderfully observed, in a lyrical prose that few travel classics have ever managed to approach. Read full review

Contents

SOUTH FROM SPARTA i
1
THE ABOMINATION OF DESOLATION
12
BYZANTIUM RESTORED
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