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.
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 ...
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 ...
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
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 ...