Forbidden Journey

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Read Books, 2006 - History - 408 pages
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Forbidden Journey is the awe-inspiring story of Ella Maillart and Peter Fleming's trip from Peking in China to Srinagar in India, crossing hostile deserts and high Himalayan passes this travel book is full of accounts of the people who inhabited this wild and vast land, living in a way that had not changed in a thousand years. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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User Review  - Diarmid - Goodreads

Ella Maillart was a Swiss adventurer, journalist and sportswoman, who travelled through some of the remoter areas of Asia through the 1930s. 'Forbidden Journey' is an account of a journey Maillart ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jo - Goodreads

Fantastic woman. Just read Peter Flemings account and so was fascinated by the other view point. Read full review

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