Journey Without Maps

BACKCOVER: One of the best travel books [of the twentieth] century.

Journey Without Maps

Journey Without Maps

His mind crowded with vivid images of Africa, Graham Greene set off in 1935 to discover Liberia, a remote and unfamiliar republic founded for released slaves. Now with a new introduction by Paul Theroux, "Journey Without Maps" is the spellbinding record of Greenes journey. Crossing the red-clay terrain from Sierra Leone to the coast of Grand Bassa with a chain of porters, he came to know one of the few areas of Africa untouched by colonization. Western civilization had not yet impinged on either the human psyche or the social structure, and neither poverty, disease, nor hunger seemed able to quell the native spirit. BACKCOVER: One of the best travel books [of the twentieth] century. Norman Sherry "Journey Without Maps" and "The Lawless Roads" reveal Greenes ravening spiritual hunger, a desperate need to touch rock bottom within the self and in the humanly created world. "The Times Higher Education Supplement"

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Journey Without Maps
Language: en
Pages: 249
Authors: Graham Greene
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Penguin

His mind crowded with vivid images of Africa, Graham Greene set off in 1935 to discover Liberia, a remote and unfamiliar republic founded for released slaves. Now with a new introduction by Paul Theroux, "Journey Without Maps" is the spellbinding record of Greenes journey. Crossing the red-clay terrain from Sierra
The Collected Edition: Journey without maps
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Graham Greene
Categories: Travel
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The Travel Books
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: Graham Greene
Categories: Africa
Type: BOOK - Published: 1963 - Publisher:

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The Travel Books
Language: en
Pages: 289
Authors: Graham Greene
Categories: Africa
Type: BOOK - Published: 1963 - Publisher:

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Selected Travel Writing
Language: en
Pages: 474
Authors: Graham Greene
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-06 - Publisher: Open Road Media

A pair of revelatory travel memoirs from “a superb storyteller . . . [who] had a talent for depicting local color” (The New York Times). “One of the finest writers of any language,” British author Graham Greene embarked on two awe-inspiring and eye-opening journeys in the 1930s—to West Africa and

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