Riding the Iron Rooster: By Train Through China
Paul Theroux invites you to join him on the journey of a lifetime, in the grand romanttic tradition, by train across Euope, through the vast underbelly of Asia and in the heart of Russia, and then up to China. Here is China by rail, as seen and heard through the eyes and ears of one of the most intrepid and insightful travel writers of our time.
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Review: Riding the Iron RoosterUser Review - mark monday - Goodreads
3 Things about Riding the Iron Rooster: (1) land sakes, Paul Theroux does not like human beings! he seem like a very disdainful and contemptuous person in general. that disdain and contempt certainly ... Read full review
Review: Riding the Iron RoosterUser Review - Richard Etzel - Goodreads
1982, half dozen years after the death of Mao, I hooked up with a farmers group Kansas on a cultural exchange to China. What an experience that I shall never forget. Theroux's Riding the Iron Rooster ... Read full review