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Paul Theroux is the internationally acclaimed author of such travel books as The Great Railway Bazaar, The Old Patagonian Express, Sunrise with Seamonsters, and The Kingdom by the Sea. His many novels include Hotel Honolulu, Kowloon Tong, My Other Life, and Millroy the Magician. His novels Saint Jack, The Mosquito Coast, and Half Moon Street have been made into successful feature films. Theroux resides in Hawaii and on Cape Cod.

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Phyllis Pearson, January 3, 2010 (view all comments by Phyllis Pearson)
Theroux, as always, combines observation, emotion, reaction, and cogent commentary, this time on the array of cultures, economic circumstances, politics, and most tellingly, infrastructure of countries from Egypt at the northern point of his journey to South Africa at the southern point.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780771085161
Subtitle:
Overland from Cairo to Cape Town
Publisher:
Emblem Editions
Author:
Theroux, Paul
Location:
Toronto
Subject:
Africa
Subject:
General Travel
Subject:
travel;africa;non-fiction;travel writing;memoir;egypt;adventure;south africa;travelogue;trains;ethiopia;theroux;zimbabwe;uganda;kenya;malawi;fiction;travel narrative;history;biography
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
SPN2003-03
Publication Date:
20040316
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Pages:
488
Dimensions:
9.6 x 6 x 1.2 in 1.15 lb

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