About this book
A new reissue of Thubron's classic account of his 600 mile trek on foot around Cyprus in the last year of the island's peace. First published in 1975, this new edition has a gorgeously designed watercolour sketch cover, tying in with the rest of Thubron's backlist in Vintage. 'Thubron writes very well indeed...' "Sunday Times"
Describes a journey on foot around Cyprus, an island.This book intertwines myth, history and personal anecdote in a quest from which the characters and places, architecture and landscape all come alive.