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Author: Evelyn Waugh
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2002.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Perhaps the funniest travel book ever written, Remote People begins with a vivid account of the coronation of Emperor Ras Tafari -- Haile Selassie I, King of Kings; an event covered by Evelyn Waugh in 1930 as special correspondent for The Times. It continues with subsequent travels in throughout Africa, where natives rub shoulders with eccentric expatriates; settlers with Arab traders and dignitaries with monks.  Read more...
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Named Person: Evelyn Waugh; Evelyn Waugh; Evelyn Waugh
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evelyn Waugh
ISBN: 0141186399 9780141186399
OCLC Number: 48572343
Description: 192 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Evelyn Waugh.

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Begins with an account of the coronation of Emperor Ras Tafari - Haile Selassie I, King of Kings - an event covered by Evelyn Waugh in 1930 as special correspondent for "The Times".  Read more...

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