In Siberia

Thubron Colin

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Cover Type: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Jacket Condition: As New
Publisher: Chatto And Windus
Publisher Place: London
Publisher Year: 1999
Edition: First Edition

Description: 286 pages. Book and Jacket appear to have hardly been read and are both in As new condition throughout.

Publishers Description: A few years ago it bacame possible for a foreigner to travel Siberia almost at will. This is the account of the author's 15,000-mile journey through this astonishing country, one twelfth of the land surface of the whole earth. He journeyed by train, river and truck among people most damaged by the breakup of the Soviet Union, travelling among Buddhists and animists, radical Christian sects, reactionary Communists and the remnants of a so-called Jewish state; from the site of the last Czar's murder and Rasputin's village, to the ice-bound graves of ancient Sythians, to Baikal, deepest and oldest of the world's lakes. This is the story of a people moving through the ruins of Communism into more private, diverse and often stranger worlds.

ISBN: 9781856197984

(159735)

286 pages. Book and Jacket appear to have hardly been read and are both in As new condition throughout.



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