Motoring with Mohammed: journeys to Yemen and the Red Sea

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Houghton Mifflin, 1991 - History - 240 pages
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From the author of the acclaimed travel adventure Stranger in the Forest an exotic ten-year journey through the remote country of Yemen. A rich tape stry of ancient customs, contemporary politics, and dazzling landscapes is described in this compelling search for buried meaning in distant places.

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Incredibly lyrical and poetic travel writing. - Goodreads
Interesting but writing was a little dry. - Goodreads
Hansen is a first rate travel writer. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Leah - Goodreads

I have no great complaints, but it didn't move me either. It certainly didn't inspire awe for the country of Yemen or a yearning to experience the culture. It struck me Asa little funny that the rest ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tricia - Goodreads

A very good travel book, taking me to parts of the world where I am learning more geography and culture. We must do this in order to understand what is going on in the world and the complexities of "why". Read full review

Contents

The joys of Yachting I
1
Le Grand Piquenique I
17
A Palace for Mr Buona Notte I
36
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Eric Hansen lives in San Francisco, California.

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