To the Frontier

Author(s): Geoffrey Moorhouse

Travel

To the Frontier is the compelling and vivid account of Geoffrey Moorhouse's three-month journey through Sind, Baluchistan and the Punjab to the legendary North-West frontier of Pakistan. From there he reached the closed Khyber Pass and the border with Afghanistan which he was - uniquely - permitted to cross, and scaled the highest peaks of the Hindu Kush. Moorhouse's evocation of a beautiful, turbulent and little-known region is masterly and unforgettable. 'It was high time someone put Pakistan on the travel bookshelf, and this is what Geoffrey Moorhouse has done - with style, relish, much wit and enormous good humour ... No one has better captured the scenic contrasts of this diverse country.' Sunday Telegraph


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780340323496
  • : Hodder & Stoughton
  • : Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
  • : September 1984
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : very good
  • : 285
  • : Geoffrey Moorhouse
  • : Hardback