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FREYA STARK IN SOUTHERN ARABIA

By: Ruthven, Malise

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Reading, Garnet Publishing, 1995

Edition: First Edition


Light wear to DJ; Noted Arabian traveller Stark spent some of the 1930s and 40s in Yemen, then under British rule. During WWII she was sent there to counteract Italian propaganda. Rarely explored by Westerners, her knowlege of Arabic set her apart and she was able to take many photos even after the war, the last of which in this book is from 1976; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 120 pages View more info