This text brings together anecdotes gathered by the author during his time as a freedom fighter and traveller in Afghanistan. Combining stories from Soviet veterans, sufi practitioners, and views on sacred art, this book provides an insight into Afghan life.
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Jason Elliot lives in London. This is his first book.
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Book Description Picador, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Very Good: a copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0003655008
Book Description Picador 22/10/1999, 1999. Book Condition: used-good. - GREAT BOOK IN GOOD OR BETTER CONDITION, NORMALLY SENT SAME DAY FROM WAREHOUSE. Bookseller Inventory # W3-L1-R128-MB003-F29-00004
Book Description Macmillan, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0330371614
Book Description Picador. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Book shows minor use. Cover and Binding have minimal wear and the pages have only minimal creases. Bookseller Inventory # G0330371614I3N00
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002678586
Book Description Picador 1999-10-22, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Shipped from the UK. EX-LIBRARY. Hardback with dust jacket reflecting used condition. Friendly customer service. We are a not-for-profit Social Enterprise trading in used books to help people, charities and the environment. Bookseller Inventory # BDSAGJ325LP-010
Book Description Oct 22, 1999. Book Condition: Used: Acceptable. Ex-public library, usual stamps and markings, worn condition age related discolouration of page edges, showing first signs of shelf wear, first non-text page removed by library, Bookseller Inventory # 07/04/2011#145
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR003167204
Book Description Picador, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. h/b 473 pages, condition is very good, some edge wear to the DJ. Travels in Afghanistan. Bookseller Inventory # 048413
Book Description Picador, London, 1999. Hardback. Book Condition: Almost as New. Dust Jacket Condition: Almost as New. 9.5 x 6". Very good to inside; looks unread. Signed and dated: "With best wishes - Jason Elliot". Endpapers illustrated with map. D/j not price clipped. Part travelogue, part historical evocation, part personal quest and part reflection on the joys and perils of passage, this is a stunning account of the authors journey to a country considered off-limits to travellers for twenty years. POSTAGE OVERSEAS is charged at cost. Enquiries welcome; to contact direct click on a link below. Bookseller Inventory # 0017097