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3 edition of Arabian sands. found in the catalog.

Arabian sands.

Wilfred Thesiger

Arabian sands.

by Wilfred Thesiger

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Published by Longmans in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

1 folded, col. map in back pocket.

The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 326p., [47]p. of plates :
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15547111M

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The One Thousand and One Nights and various tales within it make use of many innovative literary techniques, which the storytellers of the tales rely on for increased drama, suspense, or other emotions. Some of these date back to earlier Persian, Indian and Arabic literature, while others were original to the One Thousand and One Nights. "Following worthily in the tradition of Burton, Lawrence, Philby and Thomas, [Arabian Sands] is, very likely, the book about Arabia to end all books about Arabia."The Daily Telegraph Arabian Sands is Wilfred Thesiger's record of his extraordinary journey through the parched "Empty Quarter" of ed at Eton and Oxford, Thesiger was repulsed by the softness and rigidity of Western /5(K). Arabian Sands by Wilfred Thesiger. Bernard Haykel says: This book is the leading authority on the Arabian Desert. A travel narrative, it includes a trip to The Empty Quarter, one of the great deserts of the world. Arabia was an incredibly harsh place for human beings to live.


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