WITH A FOREWORD BY TIM BUTCHER AND AN INTRODUCTION BY PAUL THEROUX
In 1935 Graham Greene set off to discover Liberia, a remote and unfamiliar West African republic founded for released slaves. Crossing the red-clay terrain from Sierra Leone to the coast at Grand Bassa with a chain of porters, he came to know one of the few areas of Africa untouched by Western colonisation.
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"One of the best travel books this century" ( Independent)
"No one who reads this book will question the value of Greene's experiment, or emerge unshaken by the penetration, the richness, the integrity of this moving record" ( Guardian)
"His originality lay in his gifts as a traveller. He had the foreign ear and eye for the strangeness of ordinary life and its ordinary crises" (V. S. Pritchett)
" Journey Without Maps and The Lawless Roads reveal Greene's ravening spiritual hunger, a desperate need to touch rock bottom both within the self and in the humanly created world" ( Times Higher Education Supplement)
WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY PAUL THEROUX
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1978. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140032800
Book Description Penguin Books, 1978. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140032800
Book Description Penguin Books, 1978. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140032800
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