Through Siberia by accident

a small slice of autobiography by Dervla Murphy

Publisher: John Murray in London

Written in English
Cover of: Through Siberia by accident | Dervla Murphy
Published: Pages: 302 Downloads: 976
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Places:

  • Siberia (Russia)

Subjects:

  • Murphy, Dervla, 1931- -- Travel -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia,
  • Siberia (Russia) -- Description and travel,
  • Siberia (Russia) -- Social life and customs -- 21st century

Edition Notes

StatementDervla Murphy.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK756.2 .M87 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 302 p. :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3465960M
ISBN 100719566630
LC Control Number2005440744
OCLC/WorldCa58045501

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While still thousands of miles from her original destinationReviews: THROUGH SIBERIA BY ACCIDENT is the author's aptly titled account of her first trip to the Asian side of Russia-Siberia and the Russian Far East-in I was particularly interested in reading her story, having lived in that part of Russia myself during the early period after the collapse of the Soviet Union/5(13).

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Dervla Murphy never had any intention of spending three months in the vast territories of Siberia. Instead she had planned to go to Ussuriland, because it appealed to her as a place free from tourism/5(). Dervla Murphy (born 28 November ) is an Irish touring cyclist and author of adventure travel books for over 40 years.

Murphy is best known for her book Full Tilt: Ireland to India With a Bicycle, about an overland cycling trip through Europe, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan and mcgivesback.comen: Rachel. Through Siberia by Accident is an account of a journey that didn’t happen—and what happened instead.

While still thousands of miles from her original destination, Ussuriland in the Russian Far East, Dervla Murphy found herself stymied by multiple minor injuries.

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It is her 20th travel book and in it she itemises the injuries she has sustained in 40 years on. Russia Reading List.

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