Edition: Paperback
ISBN: 9780571215256
No of pages: 480

A Writer's World


In a wonderfully evocative collection of her travel writing and reportage from over five decades, Jan Morris has produced a unique portrait of the late-twentieth century - from New York to Venice, from the first ascent of Everest to the fall of the Berlin Wall.


Categorised as: Non-fiction
Sub-categories: Travel
Places: Middle East; Paris; New York; Venice
Genres & Themes: Exploration; Travelogue; Journalism

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