In Patagonia

Author: Bruce Chatwin; Nicholas Shakespeare (Introduction by)
Homepage_9780099769514

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  • : $14.99(AUD)
  • : 9780099769514
  • : penguin random house
  • : Arrow
  • : January 1999
  • : 199mm X 131mm X 18mm
  • : November 2012
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  • : books

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  • : Bruce Chatwin; Nicholas Shakespeare (Introduction by)
  • : Vintage Classics Ser.
  • : Paperback
  • : New edition
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  • : English
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  • : 272
  • : Travel writing
  • : map
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Barcode 9780099769514
9780099769514

Description

IN PATAGONIA is a Quest or a Wonder Voyage. It is about wandering and exile. Bruce Chatwin travels to a remote country in search of a strange beast and, as he goes along, describes his encounters with other people whose stories delay him on the road.

Promotion info

'The book that redefined travel writing' Guardian 20050217

Reviews

'The book that redefined travel writing' Guardian

Author description

Bruce Chatwin reinvented British travel writing with his first book, In Patagonia, and followed it with four other books, each unique and extraordinary. He died in 1989.