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Interviews | March 17, 2014

Shawn Donley: IMG Peter Stark: The Powells.com Interview



Peter StarkIt's hard to believe that 200 years ago, the Pacific Northwest was one of the most remote and isolated regions in the world. In 1810, four years... Continue »
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West with the Night by Beryl Markham
West with the Night

Deanna Knoll, October 4, 2006

This travel writer is like no other. The moment I began to read her memoir, the descriptions of Africa came to life and I felt like I was aloft with her in her bush plane. She approaches the changes in Africa because of European influence matter-of-factly, albeit with some nostalgia for the way it used to be. If you want to get lost a place you've never been, fly with Beryl Markham on her delivery routes.
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