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Inhaltsangabe: In this acclaimed exploration of the culture of others, Rebecca Solnit travels through Ireland, the land of her long-forgotten maternal ancestors. A Book of Migrations portrays in microcosm a history made of great human tides of invasion, colonization, emigration, nomadism and tourism. Enriched by cross-cultural comparisons with the history of the American West, A Book of Migrations carves a new route through Ireland?s history, literature and landscape.
Über den Autor: Rebecca Solnit is author of, among other books, Wanderlust, A Book of Migrations, A Field Guide to Getting Lost, the NBCC award-winning River of Shadows and A Paradise Built In Hell. A contributing editor to Harper?s, she writes regularly for the London Review of Books and the Los Angeles Times. She lives in San Francisco.
Buchbeschreibung Verso Books Aug 2011, 2011. Taschenbuch. Buchzustand: Neu. 196x132x21 mm. Neuware - A fascinating mixture of walking journal, family memoir and transatlantic history. Updated new edition. 208 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9781844677085