Full Tilt

by Dervla Murphy

15.00

15 in stock

ISBN:9781906011413

Genre:Non Fiction / Travel Writing

Format:paperback

Description

Braving hunger, heat exhaustion, unbearable terrain and cultures largely untouched by civilization, Dervla Murphy chronicles her determined trip through nine countries, through snow and ice in the mountains and miles of barren land in the scorching desert. Full Tilt is a highly individual account by a celebrated travel writer based on the daily diary Murphy kept while riding through Yugoslavia, Persia, Afghanistan, over the Himalayas to Pakistan and into India. Murphy’s charm and gracious sensitivity as a writer and a traveler reveals not only civilizations of exotic people and places but the wonder of a woman alone on an extraordinary adventure.

Additional information

Weight 0.4 kg
Dimensions 20 × 13 × 5 cm