Danube: a sentimental journey from the source to the Black Sea

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Collins Harvill, 1989 - Nature - 416 pages
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User Review  - johnwbeha - LibraryThing

Very disappointing. It was brought for me to accompany a cruise on the eponymous river, but it found it generally tedious, dealing as it did with vast numbers of people whose names I did not even ... Read full review

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User Review  - mattresslessness - LibraryThing

Slightly tempting to compare Magris' cultural dredging of the Danube with something equally ambitious like Rebecca West's Black Lamb Grey Falcon, but whereas West's book of half-credulous received ... Read full review

Contents

A Question of Gutters
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The Universal Danube of Engineer Neweklowsky 5 5
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IntheWachau
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