Greece: A Traveler's Literary Companion (Traveler's Literary Companions) (Paperback)

Greece: A Traveler's Literary Companion (Traveler's Literary Companions) By Artemis Leontis (Editor) Cover Image
By Artemis Leontis (Editor)
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Discover Greece -- a country that has inspired centuries of travel -- through its best modern writers. Against a superb landscape of islands, rocks, caves, villages, windmills, vineyards, cities, ports, beaches, and ruins, all bathed in the rich light of the Mediterranean, these twenty-four stories draw from the long oral and written evolution of the Greek literary tradition. Incorporating myths, the meditative tranquillity of the region, and a past full of struggle and civil war, these stories are arranged by geographical region for the traveler and provide an enriching odyssey through the Greek landscape and mind. Contributors include Elli Alexiou, Melpo Axioti, Odysseus Elytis, Michel Fa's, Eugenia Fakinou, Rhea Galanaki, Marios Hakkas, Dimitris Hatzis, Nikos Kazantzakis, Margarita Karapanou, Alexandra Papadopoulou, George Seferis, Vassilis Vassilikos, Ilias Venezis, Leonidas Zenakos, Yiorgos Chouliaras, Georgios Drosinis, Yorgos Ioannou, Christoforos Milionis, Kostas Ouranis, Thanassis Valtinos, Eva Vlami, and Manolis Xexakis.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781883513047
ISBN-10: 1883513049
Publisher: Whereabouts Press
Publication Date: March 1st, 1997
Pages: 288
Language: English
Series: Traveler's Literary Companions