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Black Lambs and Grey Falcons

Women Travelers in the Balkans

by John B. Allcock

  • 341 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Berghahn Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European studies,
  • TRAVEL & HOLIDAY,
  • Women"s studies,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Women,
  • Eastern Europe - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • History - General History,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Europe,
  • Southeast Europe,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Europe - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8732486M
    ISBN 101571818073
    ISBN 109781571818072
    OCLC/WorldCa228271693

    Black Lamb and Grey Falcon: Part I. Then I picked up my book and read that sonnet by Joachim du Bellay which begins: ‘Heureux qui, comme Ulysse, a fait un beau voyage.’ and each of his. Black Lamb and Grey Falcon by Rebecca Lamb. ebook. Sign up to save your library. As a book about Yugoslavia it’s a kind of metaphysical Lonely Planet that never requires updating this is history as it might have been written by Ryszard Kapuscinski or Gabriel García Márquez.’ Geoff Dyer, from his introduction‘It is hard to.

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    Black Lamb and Grey Falcon is a travelogue of epic sweep through the former Yugoslavia and its many cultural regions: Croatia, Dalmatia, Herzegovina, Bosnia, Serbia, Macedonia, Old Serbia, and. It took her more than 3 years to write and edit her book which would be published serially in New York and then in two book volumes in Today, Black Lamb and Grey Falcon stands as one of the greatest works of Western Literature.


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Part travelogue, part history, part love letter on a thousand-page scale, Rebecca West's Black Lamb and Grey Falcon is a genre-bending masterwork written in elegant prose. But what makes it so unlikely to be confused with any other book of history, politics, or culture--with, in fact, any other book--is its unashamed depth of feeling: think The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire crossed with /5().

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It rode on the fame of Rebecca West's book "Black Lamb and Grey Falcon" but Rebecca West only received a passing mention. There was no direct first hand information/5(3). West’s vast, complex book Black Lamb and Grey Falcon is more than a timeless guide to Yugoslavia - it is a portrait of the author’s soul and of Europe on Black Lambs and Grey Falcons book brink of war.

Geoff Dyer explores. During the 19th century the Balkan countries became the subject of a rather romantic fascination for the public at large. This vision of the area has been created in large measure by the writing of women travelers such as those represented in this volume.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). Contents: Editorial Introduction: Black Lambs and Grey Falcons: Outward and Inward Frontiers - Two Victorian Ladies and Bosnian Realities, G.M. MacKenzie and A.P. Irby - Edith Durham, Traveller and Publicist - Edith Durham as a Collector - Emily Balch: Balkan Traveller, Peace Worker and Nobel Laureate - The Work of British Medical Author: John B.

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Free shipping for many products. Rebecca West () was a novelist, biographer, journalist, and critic. She published eight novels in addition to her masterpiece Black Lamb and Grey Falcon, for which she made several trips to the ing World War II, she also published two books on the relation of the individual to the state, called The Meaning of Treason and A Train of Powder/5(11).

Black lambs and grey falcons: outward and inward frontiers / John Bl Allcock and Antonia Young --Two victorian ladies and Bosnian realities, G.M. MacKenzie and A.P. Irby / Omer Hadziselimovic --Edith Durham, Traveller and publicist / John Hodgson --Edith Durham as a collector / June Hill --Emily Balch: Balkan traveller, peace.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxxiii, pages: illustrations ; 22 cm: Contents: Two Victorian ladies and Bosnian realities, G.M. MacKenzie and A.P.

Irby / Omer Hadžiselimović --Edith Durham: traveller and publicist / John Hodgson --Edith Durham as a collector / June Hill --Emily Balch: Balkan traveller, peace worker. I would like to recommend Black Lambs and Grey Falcons Women Travelling in the Balkans for the library.

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Written on the brink of World War II, Rebecca West's classic examination of the history, people, and politics of Yugoslavia illuminates a region that is still a focus of international : West, Rebecca, Dame, Christopher Hitchens.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Black Lambs and Grey Falcons: Women Travellers in the Balkans by Berghahn Books, Incorporated (Paperback, ) at .Black Lamb and Grey Falcon is an 1,page travel book written by Dame Rebecca West, published in The book gives an account of Balkan history and ethnography, and the significance of Nazism, structured about her six week trip to Yugoslavia in