Moving the Palace

Moving the Palace

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A Lebanese adventurer explores the wilds of Africa, and enlists in the service of an eccentric English colonel in Sudan. In this lush chronicle of far-flung adventure, he meets a compatriot who has dismantled a sumptuous palace and is transporting it across the continent on camels. A captivating modern-day Odyssey in the tradition of Bruce Chatwin and Paul Theroux.

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It is ultimately about finding a home in a place tossed about by conflict, where the desert is ever-encroaching, where the past is as alive as the present, and jokes — thank goodness — help us to keep forging onward.

Book Details  

Publisher: New Vessel Press (March 20, 2017)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 200 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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