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A winter in Arabia

Freya Stark

A winter in Arabia

by Freya Stark

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    First published in 1940.

    StatementFreya Stark
    SeriesAlbemarle Library
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 265 p., [6] leaves of plates
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27108090M
    OCLC/WorldCa5729599

    "A Winter in Arabia" is one of the most important pieces of literature on the region and a book that placed Freya Stark in the pantheon of great writers and explorers of the Arab World. To listen to her voice is to hear the rich echoes of a land whose 'nakedness is clothed in shreds of departed splendour'/5(10). Winter in Saudi Arabia peaks between December and January, however, it can extend up to a month either side. Average temperatures during the season are a comfortable 20 degrees Celsius, but in certain regions, it can drop closer to zero degrees by night; January is definitely considered the coldest month.

      Riyadh Winter Wonderland is open until March 18 Only!!! Note: To view in higher resolution, click on the Settings icon or three-dots located in . Translation for 'winter' in the free English-Arabic dictionary and many other Arabic translations.

    Buy A Winter in Arabia by Freya Stark online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 6 editions - starting at $ Shop now.4/5(1). A Winter in Arabia A Journey through Yemen Her microbe hangs in there for so long that it is almost midway through Winter in Arabia before she can leave her bed there in Hureidha and take off (by camel) for the city of Bal Hal on the northern coast, and then on to Aden. So it is only partially a travel book. But Stark being a lively sort.


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