To the Ends of the Earth: The Selected Travels of Paul Theroux
ISBN: 0804111227
EAN13: 9780804111225
Language: English
Publication Date: April 2, 1994
Pages: 384
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 6.80" L x 4.00" W
Weight: 0.30 lbs.
Format: Mass Market Paperback
Book Overview
The author of the phenomenally selling Riding the Iron Rooster presents his own choice selection of his best travel writing. There are those who think Theroux is the finest travel writer working in English. This collection can only enhance that reputation.--The New York Times Book Review.
Editor Reviews
From the front Cover Travel writing at its best. THE HOUSTON POST Author and travel writer Paul Theroux does what no one else can: he travels to the isolated, unusual, and fascinating spots of the world, and creates an elegy to them that makes readers feel they are traveling with him. Evocative, breathtaking, intriguing, here is the armchair traveler's guide to the sites of the world he makes us feel we know.