Born in Paris in 1893, the wandering life of Freya Stark's childhood left her 'precocious and pretty tough'. Self - disciplined, courageous yet flamboyant and unorthodox, she became a great explorer, a travel writer, geographer, historian and archaeologist. Freya Stark remained fearlessly independent throughout her life. Despite her high regard for tradition and Empire, as an explorer, she was unconventional - always travelling alone, without money or support. Travel remained her greatest love and her solace throughout ...

Freya Stark 2014, Allison & Busby, London

ISBN-13: 9780749016043


Freya Stark 1986, Viking Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780670806751


Freya Stark 1986, Penguin Books

ISBN-13: 9780140081084

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