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Travels in Mauritania By Peter Hudson

Travels in Mauritania by Peter Hudson

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Summary

Travelling from the capital of Mauritania, Nouakchott, the author found, among the oases and ancient caravan towns, a people in harmony with their harsh surroundings. This book describes Peter Hudson's travels and his understanding of the emerging nation's confrontation with the modern world.

Travels in Mauritania Summary

Travels in Mauritania by Peter Hudson

When Peter Hudson set off for Mauritania, he knew it only as a big blank space on a map of Africa. Travelling from the capital, Nouakchott, hardly more than a desert encampment, he found among the oases and ancient caravan towns a people in harmony with their harsh surroundings, and began to understand something of the emerging nation's confrontation with the This book describes Hudson's travels as he progressed by foot, canal and donkey. Peter Hudson's book "A Leaf in the Wind" was shortlisted for the 1988 Thomas Cook Travel Book Award.

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GOR003304502
9780006543589
0006543588
Travels in Mauritania by Peter Hudson
Used - Very Good
Paperback
HarperCollins Publishers
1991-12-05
256
N/A
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