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The places in between / Rory Stewart.

Stewart, Rory. (Author).
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  • 8 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown 915.8104 S851 (Text) 79361000035503 Adult Nonfiction - Travel Available -
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver 915.81 STE PLA (Text) 34304000465191 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Greentown Public Library - Greentown 915.8104 STEWART (Text) 75342000061643 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 915.81 STEWART (Text) 33946001767453 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Ligonier Public Library - Ligonier adult nonfiction shelves 915.81 S (Text) 73571200000090 Main Floor Available -
 Legacy 590 field: Library has: v. 1, #1, Nov. 1940; v. 2, #1-2, 4, 1941; v. 3, #1-3, 1942; v. 4, #1-3, 1943; v. 5, #1-4, 1944; v. 6, #1-3, 1945; v. 7, #1-5, 1946; v. 8, #1-3, 1947; v. 9, #1-2, 1948; v. 10, #1-6, 1949; v. 11, #1-4, 1950; v. 12, #1, 1951; v. 13, #1, 1952; v. [14], # [1], 1953; v. 15, #1, v. 16, #1; v. 17, #1, 1956; v. 18, #1, 1957
Linton Public Library - Linton 915.81 STE (Text) 30149000599133 Non-Fiction Available -
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette 915.810447 STE (Text) 31951003120570 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -
Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield 915.8104 STEWART (Text) 78292000252635 Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0156031566 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780156031561 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xii, 299 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: Orlando : Harcourt, Inc., c2006.

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General Note: Originally published: Great Britain : Picador, 2004.
"A Harvest original."
Summary, etc.: In January 2002 Rory Stewart walked across Afghanistan--surviving by his wits, his knowledge of Persian dialects and Muslim customs, and the kindness of strangers. By day he passed through mountains covered in nine feet of snow, hamlets burned and emptied by the Taliban, and communities thriving amid the remains of medieval civilizations. By night he slept on villagers' floors, shared their meals, and listened to their stories of the recent and ancient past. Along the way he met heroes and rogues, tribal elders and teenage soldiers, Taliban commanders and foreign-aid workers. He was also adopted by an unexpected companion--a retired fighting mastiff he named Babur in honor of Afghanistan's first Mughal emperor, in whose footsteps the pair was following. Through these encounters--by turns touching, confounding, surprising, and funny--Stewart makes tangible the forces of tradition, ideology, and allegiance that shape life in the map's countless places in between.--From publisher description.
Subject: Afghanistan > Description and travel.
Afghanistan > Social life and customs.
Stewart, Rory > Travel > Afghanistan.

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