Freya Stark: passionate nomad

Front Cover

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - maryreinert - LibraryThing

This book is for anyone who loves adventure, different cultures, exciting and interesting characters, and history. I had never even heard of Freya Stark before stumbling upon a recommendation for this ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - bookwoman247 - LibraryThing

This is a biography of one of the Twentieth Century's most inveterate female travelers and experts on the Middle East. Freya Stark was a mesmerising personality, and Geniesse's comprehensive biography ... Read full review


The Reluctant Nomad
The Beginning
A Nomadic Youth

25 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1999)

Jane Fletcher Geniesse is a former reporter for "The New York Times". Her writing has been featured in "The Washington Post", "New York" magazine, & "Town & Country". She lives in Washington, D.C.

Bibliographic information