Summoned to Whitehall in 1949, Laurens van der Post was told that in old British Central Africa there were two large tracts of country that London didn''t really know anything about, and could he go in there on foot and take a look, please? Venture to the Interior is the account of that journey, a journey filled with adventure and discovery, flying from London across Europe and Africa, and after days in small aircraft, on foot across the mountains to the two lost worlds of central Africa.
"Англия: Портрет народа" - умная, хорошо написанная, информативная и забавная книга-исследование. В ней автор освещает историю англичан, их отношение к иностранцам, сексу, еде и..В корзину Подробнее
A collection of hilarious and compelling insights and anecdotes, diary entries, poems, ''true'' facts and cartoons on travel from Karl Pilkington, unlikely star of the Ricky..Описание
The Rings of Saturn begins as the record of a journey on foot through coastal East Anglia. From Lowestoft to Bungay, Sebald''s own story becomes the conductor of evocations of..Подробнее
In April 1992, Chris McCandless, a young man from a well-to-do family, hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness. He had given all his savings to charity,..Описание