Archive for October 30th, 2006

In Memory of Eric Newby

Monday, October 30th, 2006

Eric Newby died at age 86 on October 20, and with him went one of the great English travel writers of the 20th century. I’ll never forget picking up a copy of A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush many years ago after someone recommended it. I wasn’t sure what I was expecting, but it […]

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