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Journey into Cyprus

Colin Thubron

Journey into Cyprus

by Colin Thubron

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


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StatementColin Thubron.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii,256p. ;
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18246242M
ISBN 100140124063

This is the account of a unique journey - a six-hundred-mile trek on foot around Cyprus in the last year of the island's peace. Colin Thubron intertwines myth, history and personal anecdote in a quest from which the characters and places, architecture and landscape all /5(3).   By Margaret Sheard Yalçın Adal and Stavros Protz are now half way through their Journey into Cyprus, walking east to west, which started at Andreas Apostolos Cape and will end at Aphrodite Rocks, Paphos. We are very grateful to our friends in Buyukkonuk for making us aware of this wo.

A remarkable quest rich in literature, classics and architecture, Journey Into Cyprus ingeniously intertwines the history and politics of Cyprus and its mythical past with the tumultuous present - from the master of travel books and writing, Colin Thubron. 'An accomplished linguist and historian, his passionate concern for antiquity in all its. Book Description. In the World Library of Educationalists international experts compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their most significant pieces – excerpts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and practical contributions – so the world can read them in a single, manageable volume. Readers will be able to follow the themes and .

  In total, about boys and girls would make the same journey from Cyprus to Greece on three separate trips organized by the Greek Orthodox Church in . OFFICIAL BOOK LAUNCH. Cyprus villages Leonarisso & Vasili – A Journey Into The Past. The author Antonis Fellas. Sunday 23rd February at the Cypriot Community Centre, Wood Green, London, saw the official book launch take place for the long awaited book by Antonis Fella “Leonarisso & Vasili – A Journey Into The Past”.


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Journey into Cyprus is the memoir of Colin Thubron’s mile (kilometre) walking trek in Cyprus in – before the country was divided into two – Greek Cyprus and Turkish Cyprus. Before the Turkish invasion inThubron traversed the island of Cyprus mingling with the Greek Cypriots and the Turkish Cypriots in their villages Cited by: 3.

Journey into Cyprus is the memoir of Colin Thubron’s mile (kilometre) walking trek in Cyprus in – before the country was divided into two – Greek Cyprus and Turkish Cyprus.

Before the Turkish invasion inThubron traversed the island of Cyprus mingling with the Greek Cypriots and the Turkish Cypriots in their villages /5(25).

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This is the account of a unique journey – a mile trek on foot around Cyprus in the last year of the island's peace. Colin Thubron intertwines myth, history and personal anecdote in a quest from which the characters and places, architecture and landscape all spring vividly to the listener's ear.

It is at this distinctive time in history British travel writer Colin Thubron embarks on a mile trek across the country. Moving from Greek villages to Turkish towns, the author of Shadow of the Silk Road and Night of Fire provides a profound look into the people of Cyprus.

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What emerges is a tapestry from which characters and places, architectures and landscape all spring vividly to life. A remarkable quest rich in literature, classics and architecture, Journey Into Cyprus ingeniously intertwines the history and politics of Cyprus and its mythical past with the tumultuous present – from the master of travel books and writing, Colin Thubron.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thubron, Colin, Journey into Cyprus. London: Heinemann, (OCoLC) Named Person: Colin Thubron; Colin.

Journey Into Cyprus by Colin Thubron,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). It was followed the next year by The Hills of Adonis: A Quest in Lebanon, a lyrical account of a journey through the country, pre-civil war, and the next year by Jerusalem.

While starting a parallel career as a novelist, he completed a travel book on Cyprus, Journey into Cyprus, injust before Turkey invaded the island. Editions for Journey into Cyprus: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), Cited by: 3.

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Cypriot children's journey into the unknown. As uncertainty gripped Cyprus inscores of boys and girls embarked on a journey that changed their lives forever. By Margaret Sheard The journey has started for Yalçın Adal and Stavros Protz as they complete the first 2 days of their epic 16 day journey walking from east to west of Cyprus in the name of Peace and reunification.

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Colin Thubron intertwines myth, history and personal anecdote in a quest from which the characters and places, architecture and. Colin Thubron is an acknowledged master of travel writing, and the winner of many prizes and awards.

His first writing was about the Middle East - Damascus, Lebanon and Cyprus. In he travelled into the Soviet Union in an ancient Morris Marina, pursued by the KGB, a journey he recorded in Among the Russians.