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A merry dance around the world : the best of Eric Newby.

Author: Eric Newby
Publisher: London : HarperCollins Publishers, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An anthology of Newby's writing of his travels over the world during the last 35 years. He has inspired whole generations of would-be travellers to take off for pastures new.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Eric Newby; Eric Newby
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Newby
ISBN: 0002556030 9780002556033
OCLC Number: 35961544
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 280 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: In and out of advertising --
Around the world in a four-masted barque --
A short history of the Second World War --
Rag trade --
Birth of the explorer --
Ganga Ma : mother Ganges --
Around the Mediterranean --
On and off the Trans-Siberian railway --
A long bike ride in Ireland --
At the foot of the Apuan Alps. First steps --
In and out of adventuring --
Around th world in a four-masted barque --
A short history of the Second World War --
Rag trade --
Birth of an explorer --
Ganga Ma: Mother Ganges --
Around the Mediterranean --
On and off the Trans-Siberian railway --
A long bike rid in Ireland --
At the foot of the Apuan Alps.

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