Traveller's Literary Companion: Eastern and Central Europe

Traveller's Literary Companion: Eastern and Central Europe

by James Naughton
     
 

The Traveller's Literary Companion brings the countries of Eastern and Central Europe to you in the words of novelists, poets, and travel writers, including Milan Kundera, Joseph Conrad, Vaclav Havel, Franz Kafka, and many others. An accessible and informative introduction to each country, which gives you an excellent overview of its geography, culture, and politics,… See more details below

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The Traveller's Literary Companion brings the countries of Eastern and Central Europe to you in the words of novelists, poets, and travel writers, including Milan Kundera, Joseph Conrad, Vaclav Havel, Franz Kafka, and many others. An accessible and informative introduction to each country, which gives you an excellent overview of its geography, culture, and politics, is followed by literary extracts, biographical notes, concise summaries and reviews, and reading lists. Selections from famous and less well known writers from each of the 21 countries covered are presented.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780844289694
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
11/28/1995
Series:
Traveller's Literary Companion Series
Pages:
439
Product dimensions:
5.47(w) x 8.51(h) x 1.03(d)

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