Come, Tell Me How You Live: An Archaeological Memoir

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Paperback. Pub Date :2006-06-08 Pages: 208 Language: English Publisher: HarperCollins Agatha Christie's memoirs about her travels to Syria and Iraq in the 1930s with her archaeologist husband Max Mallowan Agatha Christie was already well known as a crime writer when she accompanied her husband. Max Mallowan. to Syria and Iraq in the 1930s. She took enormous interest in all his excavations. and when friends asked what her strange life was like. she decided to answer their questions in this delightful book. First published in 1946 . Come. Tell Me How You Live is now reissued in B format. It gives a charming picture of Agatha Christie herself. and is. as Jacquetta Hawkes concludes in her Introduction. 'a pure pleasure to read'.

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Agatha Christie’s memoirs about her travels to Syria and Iraq in the 1930s with her archaeologist husband Max Mallowan

Agatha Christie was already well known as a crime writer when she accompanied her husband, Max Mallowan, to Syria and Iraq in the 1930s. She took enormous interest in all his excavations, and when friends asked what her strange life was like, she decided to answer their questions in this delightful book.

First published in 1946, Come, Tell Me How You Live is now reissued in B format. It gives a charming picture of Agatha Christie herself, and is, as Jacquetta Hawkes concludes in her Introduction, ‘a pure pleasure to read’.

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‘Perfectly delightful… colourful, lively and occasionally touching and thought-provoking’
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‘Good and enjoyable… she has a delightfully light touch’
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