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Ladies on the Loose: Women Travellers of the 18th and 19th Centuries #2020

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  • Title: Ladies on the Loose: Women Travellers of the 18th and 19th Centuries
  • Author: Leo Hamalian
  • ISBN: 9780396080091
  • Page: 257
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Ladies on the Loose: Women Travellers of the 18th and 19th Centuries By Leo Hamalian, None

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    1. Leo Hamalian has gathered the narratives of 17 18th and 19th Century Western Women as they traveled different parts of the globe Europe, the Middle East, the Far East and Africa Women like Mary Wollstonecraft as she discovered sauna baths in Finland, Margaret Fuller as she reported on a rebellion against the Pope in Rome, Isabella Bird as she discovered the little known Ainu culture of Japan, and Mary Kingsley as she traveled through West Africa collecting specimens of fish, observing the flora [...]

    2. I am so glad I stumbled upon this book at my local library I ve been reading a lot of modern travel narratives lately and was aimlessly perusing the travel shelves when this book caught my eye It offers such a unique perspective on globetrotting, as seen through the eyes of women during a time when women did not travel much at all, let alone solo through foreign lands These stories and letters were written during a time well before the existence of the luxuries and conveniences we know today How [...]

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