Freya Stark: passionate nomad

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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

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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

Contents

The Reluctant Nomad
1
The Beginning
3
A Nomadic Youth
13
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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.

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