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Slowly Down the Ganges

by Eric Newby

  • 150 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Lonely Planet Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel writing,
  • Newby, Eric,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Travel,
  • India,
  • Asia - India,
  • Description and travel,
  • Description,
  • Ganges River (India and Bangladesh),
  • Journeys

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8314796M
    ISBN 100864426313
    ISBN 109780864426314

    ‘Slowly Down the Ganges’ is seen as a vintage Newby masterpiece, alongside ‘A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush’ and ‘Love and War in the Apennines’. Told with Newby’s self-deprecating humour and wry attention to detail, this is a classic of the genre and a window into an enchanting piece of history. Buy Slowly Down the Ganges By Eric Newby, in Good condition. Our cheap used books come with free delivery. ISBN.

    SLOWLY DOWN THE GANGES. By. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Somewhere en route down India's holy river, Eric Newby remarks, ""We were in a fix, really the last of a succession of fixes, but the overcoming of insuperable difficulties is, of course, one of the unspoken reasons for traveling in.   'Slowly Down the Ganges' is seen as a vintage Newby masterpiece, alongside 'A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush' and 'Love and War in the Apennines'. Told with Newby's self-deprecating humour and wry attention to detail, this is a classic of the genre and a window into an enchanting piece of history. On his forty-forth birthday, Eric Newby sets out on an incredible journey: to travel Author: Eric Newby.

      `Slowly Down the Ganges' is seen as a vintage Newby masterpiece, alongside `A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush' and `Love and War in the Apennines'. Told with Newby's self-deprecating humour and wry attention to detail, this is a classic of the genre and a Author: Eric Newby. Slowly down the Ganges by Eric Newby. Published by Hodder 2nd impression. Hardback with dust jacket. Jacket and edges are slightly worn. Gift inscription on fly leaf. The story of a mile journey made by two Europeans down the Ganges, the holy river of India.


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In Slowly down the Ganges, Newby's account of his journey from Hardwar to the Bay of Bengal, the touches of humor that come through are too often labored or muted by the author's frustration in dealing with a culture so different from his own. He recounts his /5.

‘Slowly Down the Ganges’ is seen as a vintage Newby masterpiece, alongside ‘A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush’ and ‘Love and War in the Apennines’. Told with Newby's self-deprecating humour and wry attention to detail, this is a classic of the genre and a window into an enchanting piece of history.

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Photo Gallery. Recent News Clippings. Recent Events. Aug. Book Reflections – Slowly Down the Ganges by Eric Newby. This is the third book by Eric Newby that I’ve read. I was attracted to this book because Newby was accompanied by his wife Wanda on this journey of over miles down the Ganges River from where it enters the plains of Uttar Pradesh to where it enters the Bay of Bengal.

Slowly Down the Ganges by Eric Newby `Slowly Down the Ganges' is seen as a vintage Newby masterpiece, alongside `A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush' and `Love and War in the Apennines'.

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Told with Newby's self-deprecating humour and wry attention to detail, this is a classic of the genre and a window into an enchanting piece of history. ‘Slowly Down the Ganges’ is seen as a vintage Newby masterpiece, alongside ‘A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush’ and ‘Love and War in the Apennines’.

Told with Newby's self-deprecating humour and wry attention to detail, this is a classic of the genre and a window into an enchanting piece of : Eric Newby. Slowly Down the Ganges is seen as a vintage Newby masterpiece, alongside A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush and Love and War in the Apennines.

Told with Newby's self-deprecating humour and wry attention to detail, this is a classic of the genre and a window into an enchanting piece of history. 'Slowly Down the Ganges' is seen as a vintage Newby masterpiece, alongside 'A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush' and 'Love and War in the Apennines'.

Told with Newby's self-deprecating humour and wry attention to detail, this is a classic of the genre and a window into an enchanting piece of history/5(1).

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