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The Pillars of Hercules : a grand tour of the Mediterranean

The Pillars of Hercules : a grand tour of the Mediterranean

Author: Paul Theroux
Publisher: London : Penguin, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

At the gateway to the Mediterranean lie the two Pillars of Hercules: Gibraltar and Ceuta, in Morocco. Paul Theroux decided to travel from one to the other taking the long way round. He travels by a  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Theroux
ISBN: 0140245332 9780140245332 0399141081 9780399141089
OCLC Number: 1101325788
Awards: Short-listed for Thomas Cook/Daily Telegraph Travel Book Award 1996
Description: ix, 509 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The cable car to the Rock of Gibraltar; the Mare Nostrum express to Alicante; the MV Punta Europa to Majorca; the Virgen de Guadalupe express to Barcelona and beyond; Le Grand Sud to Nice; the ferry Ile de Baute to Corsica; the ferry Ichnusa to Sardinia; the ferry Torres to Sicily; the ferry - Villa to Calabria; the ferry Clodia from Chioggia; the ferry Liburnija to Zadar; the ferry Venezia to Albania; the MV Seabourne Spirit to Istanbul; the MV Akdeniz through the Levant the 7:20 express to Latakia; the ferry Sea Harmony to Greece; the ferry El-Loud III to Kerkennah; to Morocco on the ferry Boughaz.
Responsibility: Paul Theroux.


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