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❰Download❯ ➶ Passionate Nomad: The Life of Freya Stark (Modern Library (Paperback)) Author Jane Fletcher Geniesse – History-books.co A New York Times Notable Book Finalist for the PENMartha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Highly readable biographyThe woman who emerges from these pages is a complex figure heroic drivenand entirelA New York Times Notable Book Finalist for the PENMartha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Highly readable biographyThe woman who emerges from these pages is a complex figure heroic drivenand entirely human Richard Bernstein The New York TimesPassionate Nomad captures the momentous life and times of Freya Stark with precision compassion and marvelous detail Hailed by The Times of London as the last of the Romantic Travellers upon her death in 1993 Freya Stark combined unflappable bravery formidable charm fearsome intellect and ferocious ambition to become the twentieth century's best known woman traveler Digging beneath the mythology Geniesse uncovers a complex controversial and uixotic woman whose indomitable spirit was forged by contradictions a child of privilege Stark grew up in near poverty; yearning for formal education she was largely self taught; longing for love she consistently focused on the wrong men Despite these hardships Stark's astonishing career spannedthan sixty years during which she produced twenty two books that sealed her reputation as a consummate woman of letters This edition includes a new Epilogue by the author that citing newly discovered evidence calls into uestion the circumstances of Stark's birth and adds new insight into this adventurous and lively personality Praise for Passionate NomadPassionate Nomad is a work of nonfiction that reads and sings with the drama and lilt of a fine novel The story of Freya Stark is stunning inspiring sad funny uniue and moving Jane Fletcher Geniesse tells it straight but with a care for delicious detail and a sympathy for the characters that make this a truly special book Jim LehrerPassionate Nomad supplies a fascinating individual thread in the tapestry of twentiethcentury Middle Eastern history Geniesse has achieved in the end an admirable focus at once critical and sympathetic For all Stark's unresolved contradictionsher distinction as a latter day woman of letters survives The New York Times Book ReviewCompulsively readableGeniesse has done a thorough job re creating the life of a woman many consider to be the last of the great romantic travelers The Plain Dealer Cleveland.

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A New York Times Notable Book Finalist for the PENMartha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Highly readable biographyThe woman who emerges from these pages is a complex figure heroic drivenand entirely human Richard Bernstein The New York TimesPassionate Nomad captures the momentous life and times of Freya Stark with precision compassion and marvelous detail Hailed by The Times of London as the last of the Romantic Travellers upon her death in 1993 Freya Stark combined unflappable bravery formidable charm fearsome intellect and ferocious ambition to become the twentieth century's best known woman traveler Digging beneath the mythology Geniesse uncovers a complex controversial and uixotic woman whose indomitable spirit was forged by contradictions a child of privilege Stark grew up in near poverty; yearning for formal education she was largely self taught; longing for love she consistently focused on the wrong men Despite these hardships Stark's astonishing career spannedthan sixty years during which she produced twenty two books that sealed her reputation as a consummate woman of letters This edition includes a new Epilogue by the author that citing newly discovered evidence calls into uestion the circumstances of Stark's birth and adds new insight into this adventurous and lively personality Praise for Passionate NomadPassionate Nomad is a work of nonfiction that reads and sings with the drama and lilt of a fine novel The story of Freya Stark is stunning inspiring sad funny uniue and moving Jane Fletcher Geniesse tells it straight but with a care for delicious detail and a sympathy for the characters that make this a truly special book Jim LehrerPassionate Nomad supplies a fascinating individual thread in the tapestry of twentiethcentury Middle Eastern history Geniesse has achieved in the end an admirable focus at once critical and sympathetic For all Stark's unresolved contradictionsher distinction as a latter day woman of letters survives The New York Times Book ReviewCompulsively readableGeniesse has done a thorough job re creating the life of a woman many consider to be the last of the great romantic travelers The Plain Dealer Cleveland.

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