Black Lamb and Grey Falcon: A Journey Through Yugoslavia
Geoff Dyer, Rebecca West
Format: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
Published: 2nd Jul '20
A travel literature classic. Introduced by Geoff Dyer: ‘As a book about Yugoslavia it’s a kind of metaphysical Lonely Planet that never requires updating’
‘Impossible to put down’ Observer’One of the great books of the century’ Times Literary SupplementRebecca West’s epic masterpiece not only provides deep insight into the former country of Yugoslavia; it is a portrait of Europe on the brink of war. A heady cocktail of personal travelogue and historical insight, this product of an implacably inquisitive intelligence remains essential for anyone attempting to understand the history of the Balkan states, and the wider ongoing implications for a fractured Europe.
|Dimensions||51 × 129 × 198 mm|