Caravans: a novel
In this romantic adventure of wild Afghanistan, master storyteller James Michener mixes the allure of the past with the dangers of today. After an impetuous American girl, Ellen Jasper, marries a young Afghan engineer, her parents hear no word from her. Although she wants freedom to do as she wishes, not even she is sure what that means. In the meantime, she is as good as lost in that wild land, perhaps forever.... "An extraordinary novel....Brilliant." THE NEW YORK TIMES From the Paperback edition.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - maryreinert - LibraryThing
Must state right off that I am a huge fan of Michener. This title, however, I felt started off as classic Michener with wonderful portrayals of the country and culture of Afghanistan. Something ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - sleahey - LibraryThing
This is an exciting tale of crossing Afghanistan's desert with danger from nature and nomads and politics. Informative about the times leading up to current events. Read full review