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traveller on horseback

Christina Dodwell

traveller on horseback

in eastern Turkey and Iran

by Christina Dodwell

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Hodder & Stoughton in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Turkey, Eastern,
  • Iran
    • Subjects:
    • Dodwell, Christina, 1951- -- Travel -- Turkey, Eastern.,
    • Dodwell, Christina, 1951- -- Travel -- Iran.,
    • Turkey, Eastern -- Description and travel.,
    • Iran -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesTraveler on horseback.
      StatementChristina Dodwell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS51.E27 D63 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination191 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2248323M
      ISBN 100340412682
      LC Control Number89123656

      Irish Travellers (Irish: an lucht siúil, meaning 'the walking people') are a traditionally itinerant ethnic group who maintain a set of traditions.


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Christina Dodwell is a seasoned traveler and journalist with no fear. She has the reader feeling that they are traveling beside her on horseback or walking. She is very descriptive of the trails, the land, the people, their homes and animals.4/5.

A traveller on horseback: In eastern Turkey and Iran Hardcover – by Christina Dodwell (Author)4/5(1). Article about Traveller, the famous horse of Robert E.

Lee during the American Civil War. In photographs, the horse’s light gray tone blends superbly with the uniform of his rider. The images of General Robert E. Lee mounted on Traveller give one the sense of a knight on his steed, and their noble appearance belies the tragedy of the Civil : Historynet Staff.

An interesting view of the events of the War Between the States, this story is told by Robert E. Lee's horse and best friend, "Traveler". At times light-hearted and at others sad and horrifying, this book describes in detail the major battles, the decision making process for Lee and helps the reader to understand Lee's feelings of inadequacy and his immense dislike of war/5().

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