ISBN 9788129106063,The Rupa Book Of Travellers' Tales

The Rupa Book Of Travellers' Tales


Ruskin Bond


Rupa Publications

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Rupa Publications

Publication Year 2003

ISBN 9788129106063

ISBN-10 812910606X


Number of Pages 220 Pages
Language (English)


Unforgettable journeys—adventures on land or sea! A South African revolution, a plane crash in the desert, a cannibal conclave and an encounter with pirates: these fascinating real-life accounts of travelers caught up in unexpected adventures and tricky situations comprise the ninth Rupa anthology compiled by Ruskin Bond. About the Author One of India’s finest and most popular storytellers, Ruskin Bond is the author of several bestselling novels and collections of short stories, essays and poems. These include The Room on the Roof (winner of the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize), A Flight of Pigeons, Time Stops at Shamli, Our Trees Still Grow in Dehra (winner of the Sahitya Academy Award), Rain in the Mountains, Roads to Mussoorie, and A Little Night Music. He has also, over the years, expertly compiled and edited a number of anthologies.He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1999 and the Delhi Government’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012.