By Eric Castera,Jérôme Hillaire
By Chris Schoeman
This e-book follows Churchill’s footsteps throughout South Africa and offers his impressions of the locations he visited, the landscapes he observed, the folk he encountered and the occasions he used to be interested in.
Churchill’s South Africa covers the longer term statesman’s travels around the nice Karoo and during the golf green hills of Natal, his catch by way of the Boers, his get away to Delagoa Bay and his successful go back to the Natal entrance as an officer within the South African mild Horse. It recreates the drama of the conflict of Spioen Kop and the comfort of Ladysmith, and describes Churchill’s studies in the course of the British boost throughout the unfastened nation and the Transvaal, sooner than returning to England as a Boer struggle hero.
Enlivened with photos and with quotations from Churchill’s pen, this superbly produced quantity records the travels of a key historic determine in South Africa at a severe time in its history.
By Alfred Edmund Brehm,Helmut Arndt
By Mungo Park
By Collectif Gallimard Loisirs
Dans ce GEOguide, découvrez :
- four circuits incontournables au will pay de l. a. teranga, l’hospitalité ;
- un patrimoine naturel d'exception : parc nationwide du Djoudj, île de Karabane, réserve de Fathala, lac Rose…
- des itinéraires sur mesure et des sélections thématiques pour personnaliser votre séjour ;
- des centaines d'adresses authentiques choisies par nos auteurs-voyageurs ;
- 17 cartes et plans (sans connexion net nécessaire)
- et une présentation culturelle complète du pays.
By Ilaria Guidantoni
By Harald Stöber
By IBN BATTÚTA
'He couldn't were extra 'modern' if he were born within the 20th century' Evening Standard
Ibn Battuta used to be the one medieval vacationer who's recognized to have visited the lands of each Muhammadan ruler of his time and the level of his trips is anticipated to be at the least 75,000 miles. His paintings offers a descriptive account of Muhammadan society within the moment zone of the fourteenth century, which illustrates, between different issues, how extensive the field of effect of the Muslim retailers was.
Ibn Battuta's curiosity in locations was once subordinate to his curiosity in humans and his geographical wisdom was once received solely from own event. For his information he relied solely on his reminiscence, cultivated via the procedure of a theological schooling. This variation, translated afresh from the Arabic textual content, offers broad notes which permit the trips to be intimately. vital ancient and non secular history to the Travels is usually extra by means of H. A. R. Gibb.
By Dominique Auzias,Jean-Paul Labourdette
Sans céder à l'inconscience ou à los angeles paranoïa, il convient d' être tellé et responsable pour tout déplacement en Egypte. Le can pay est ponctuellement victime de soubresauts. los angeles révolution 2011 a été vectrice de certains dérapages. Il est vivement recommandé de rester dans les sentiers battus
By Matt Hamilton
Having by no means travelled wherever on his personal, not to mention open air of North the United States, Hamilton is set to depart at the back of his uneventful days in Canada and dives headfirst right into a spontaneous voyage round the planet. As he trips from Glasgow to eire to the Netherlands, he totally anticipates dealing with insurmountable demanding situations, invaluable classes, and eye-opening stories alongside the way in which. Little does he comprehend that pursuing his quest will contain witnessing the habit of heroin addicts, residing in brothels, and dealing for gangsters.
Candid and witty, this attention-grabbing shuttle magazine stocks the escapades, philosophies, and confessions of a tender guy who selected to assert goodbye to every thing he knew and include the massive international open air his convenience region with the keenness of a real adventurer.