Following the Equator: A Journey Around the World
Fascinating humorous account of 1897 voyage to Hawaii, Australia, India, New Zealand, etc. Ironic, bemused reports on peoples, customs, climate, flora and fauna, politics, much more. 197 illustrations.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Juva - LibraryThing
A charmingly disinterested account of world travel from the perspective of an American. The author revels in his own prejudice with a deliciously cynical charm. His observations have kept their edge ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MrsLee - LibraryThing
In the early 1900s, Mark Twain took a journey around the equator, visiting various countries and lecturing there. This is somewhat of his journal, but is mostly composed of his thoughts after the ... Read full review