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Crete (National Geographic Directions)

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Synopsis:

Renowned British novelist Unsworth documents his fascinating travels in Crete, largest of the Greek isles and home to the Minoan civilization of 1500 B.C.--one of the most glittering and sophisticated cultures the world has ever seen.

Synopsis:

The Booker Prize-winning novelist recounts his journeys through Crete, capturing the rich history of the island, the complex influences that have shaped Cretan culture, the island's rugged landscape, and the people of Crete.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780792266433
Author:
Unsworth, Barry
Publisher:
National Geographic
Location:
Washington, D.C.
Subject:
Europe - Greece
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Crete
Subject:
General Travel
Copyright:
Series:
National Geographic Directions
Series Volume:
108-272
Publication Date:
20040203
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.625 in 12.6 oz

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Product details 176 pages National Geographic Society - English 9780792266433 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Renowned British novelist Unsworth documents his fascinating travels in Crete, largest of the Greek isles and home to the Minoan civilization of 1500 B.C.--one of the most glittering and sophisticated cultures the world has ever seen.
"Synopsis" by , The Booker Prize-winning novelist recounts his journeys through Crete, capturing the rich history of the island, the complex influences that have shaped Cretan culture, the island's rugged landscape, and the people of Crete.
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