About this book
Following the success of "Ox-Tales", this is a collection of travel writing from various authors, with proceeds donated to Oxfam. 24 writers have been asked to share a cherished meeting, or a remembered conversation. With a foreword by Michael Palin.
A collection of travel writing, which will act as a focus for the Oxfam Bookfest in 2011. It features stories from twenty-five travel writers, including Michael Palin, Paul Theroux, Sara Wheeler, William Dalrymple, Patrick Leigh Fermor, Lloyd Jones, Rory Stewart, Jan Morris, Dervla Murphy, Rory MacLean, and others.