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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to A Thousand Sighs, a Thousand Revolts: Journeys in Kurdistan.   

Travel and Ethnology in the Renaissance: South India Through European Eyes ...

Joan-Pau Rubiés - History - 2002 - 443 pages
A detailed study of the encounter between Europeans and non-Europeans during the early modern period, first published in 2000.
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An Unexpected Light: Travels in Afghanistan

Jason Elliot - Travel - 2001 - 473 pages
A riveting combination of history and travel, filled with modern anecdotes, traditional wisdom, and profound insights, vividly brings to life the exotic land of Afghanistan ...
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Michael Palin's Hemingway Adventure

Michael Palin, Basil Pao - Travel - 2001 - 256 pages
Retraces Hemingway's life, from fly fishing in Northern Michigan all the way to Cuba.
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North of Naples, South of Rome

Paolo Tullio - Travel - 1999 - 256 pages
An entertaining memoir of life in the Comino Valley of Italy shares the author's reminiscences of and observations on the charms of Naples, market-day haggling, the Catholic ...
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Night Train to Turkistan: Modern Adventures Along China's Ancient Silk Road

Stuart Stevens - Travel - 1988 - 239 pages
The author describes his experiences traveling with three companions from Beijing to India via Kashgar in order to retrace the route followed by Peter Fleming in 1936
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Running in Place: Scenes from the South of France

Nicholas Delbanco - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 231 pages
The author of The Lost Suitcase describes his experiences traveling with his family through the south of France and discusses the qualities of the region that have attracted ...
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Malaria Dreams: An African Adventure

Stuart Stevens - Travel - 1989 - 236 pages
While attempting to transfer a friend's Land Rover from the Central African republic to Europe, two travel companions experience various adventures and hijinks in such locales ...
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