The journeys of Paul Theroux take place not only in exotic, unexpected places of the world but in the thoughts, reading, and emotions of the writer himself. A gathering of people, places, and ideas in fifty glittering pieces of gold.
A collection of short autobiographical stories/essays from a man who travelled the world when doing that was still a mystery. .. long before Ryanair came out! Most of the stories are gems, some are a littlebboring. ...but still worth reading