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Slowly down the Ganges

Author: Eric Newby
Publisher: Hawthorn, Vic. : Lonely Planet, 1998.
Series: Lonely Planet journeys.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author recounts his experiences traveling down the Ganges River in India with his wife, and shares his observations on the country and its people.
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Named Person: Eric Newby; Eric Newby
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Newby
ISBN: 0864426313 9780864426314
OCLC Number: 39291839
Notes: Originally published : Hodder and Stoughton, 1966.
Description: 349 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Lonely Planet journeys.
Responsibility: Eric Newby.

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The story of Eric and Wanda Newby's 1200-mile journey down the Ganges, the sacred river of India. The Newbys become intimately acquainted with the river - its shifting moods, its colourful history,  Read more...

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...for the adventurous traveler who wants to live like a native.' --Real Simple Magazine, June 2005

 
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