On the Plain of Snakes
A Mexican JourneyBook - 2019
Legendary travel writer Paul Theroux fearlessly drives the entire length of the US-Mexico border, then goes deep into the hinterland, on the back roads of Chiapas and Oaxaca, to uncover the rich, layered world behind today's brutal headlines.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, .
Characteristics: 436 pages, 8 unnumbered plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
From Library Staff
With the same humanizing sensibility he employed in Deep South, a legendary travel writer explores a region in conflict as he drives the entire length of the US-Mexico border, uncovering the world behind today’s brutal headlines.
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