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II. India

II. India

We stepped out of Mumbai’s Victoria Terminus. And stepped over a dead man. He must have been lying there for a while. Gluey fluid was leaking from the body into pools on the hot, roughly paved floor. Hundreds of commuters, flying from the gothic palace-like railway station behind them out into the city, hurdled the […]

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I. Cairo

I. Cairo

Raindrops fell on the pavement like fat toads. It was one of those hot, heavy, summer days when, almost incorrectly, it was raining. The day it all began. * The location for this beginning was unpromising: a tatty under-graduate’s room, cleared for the summer, on a suburban London campus filled with bored foreign teenagers. I, […]

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A New World Symphony

A New World Symphony

A new world of travel and a new life of chance opens up for Kemp after he meets his travelling Passpartout – a bored, searching, pretty Greek anarchist, teaching in a suburban English boarding school for the summer, longing to get away and explore.
Passports in hand, they make a dash for it together…

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Travels With A Greek

  A NEW WORLD SYMPHONY                      i. Cairo                      ii. India                      iii. The Americas SALONICA TRAIN                      i. […]

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There Was Britain

                                                                             PART ONE                      i. The Last Chance To […]

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Here is Greece

  Chapter 1.   My Family and Other Hellenes Chapter 2.  On the Greek Election Trail Chapter 3.  Corfu Quartet                       i. Paradise Found?                       ii. Lessons in Greek               […]

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