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Author    Ondaatje, Christopher:

Title   SINDH REVISITED. A Journey in the Footsteps of Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton. 1842-1849: The India Years.

Book Number   88011

(Toronto), Harper Collins, (1996). Cloth, v.g. ex-library copy in d/w, frontispiece map, colour illust., pp. 351. 0-00-255436-4. Ondaatje travelled the same route as Burton. The book contains some stunning colour photographs. "The eye again noted a people different from their Indian neighbours. Their characteristic is a peculiar blending of the pure Iranian form and tint with those of the southern Aryans. Their features are regular; their hair, unlike the lank Turanian locks of the Great Peninsula, though coarse, is magnificent in colour and quantity" (Sir Richard Burton). The author is the brother of Michael Ondaatje.

Sir Richard Burton travel India Sind Sindh Asia

Price = 10.00 AUD



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