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Passionate nomad

the life of Freya Stark

by Jane Fletcher Geniesse

  • 158 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Stark, Freya,
    • Women travelers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Women Orientalists -- Biography,
    • Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLife of Freya Stark
      StatementJane Fletcher Geniesse.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT788.S72 G46 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 402 p. :
      Number of Pages402
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL31529M
      ISBN 100394583965
      LC Control Number99012094

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        A New York Times Notable Book • Finalist for the PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction “Highly readable biography The woman who emerges from these pages is a complex figure—heroic, driven and entirely human.”—Richard Bernstein, The New York Times Passionate Nomad captures the momentous life and times of Freya Stark with precision, /5(91). The Passionate Nomad: The Diary of Isabelle Eberhardt Isabelle Eberhardt, Author Beacon Press (MA) $0 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

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