A Book of Migrations

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Author(s): Rebecca Solnit
Genre: History, Travel
Original Publish Date: Sep 05, 2011
Product Number: EB00177114
Released: Jan 14, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781844678143
Publisher: Verso
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Description

In this acclaimed exploration of the culture of others, Rebecca Solnit travels through Ireland, the land of her long-forgotten maternal ancestors. A Book of Migrations portrays in microcosm a history made of great human tides of invasion, colonization, emigration, nomadism and tourism. Enriched by cross-cultural comparisons with the history of the American West, A Book of Migrations carves a new route through Ireland's history, literature and landscape.

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