This travel book explores the forgotten countries on the edge of the new EuropeaRomania, Bulgaria, Turkey and Uzbekistan. Mixing anecdote and reportage with history and legend, Malcomson teases out the long-running tensions between nation and empire, whether Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman or European. By the author of Tutarani: A Political Journey in the Pacific Islands.Travels in South-Eastern Europe, Turkey and Central Asia Scott L. Malcomson. Remember eating grilled palamut when the palamut had just come into season and everyone at the waterside restaurants was eating it, the fishermen were out on the Bosphorus in their ... If you forget your ancestors do you lose time, or gain it?
|Author||:||Scott L. Malcomson|
|Publisher||:||Verso - 1995-01|