Marrakech Express

Marrakech Express

On and Off the Rails in the Sultans' Kingdom

Book - 2014
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Back in 1969, when Morocco's ancient capital was a hashish-clouded hippie mecca, Crosby, Stills and Nash recorded their (hopelessly inaccurate) foot-tapping anthem 'Marrakesh Express'. A generation on, award-winning journalist, author, and one-time glam rock fan Peter Millar uses what is now the country's best visited tourist destination as the embarkation point for a literally reverse-engineered train journey through this still exotic, diverse, and challenging North African country, struggling to maintain its unique blend of tradition and tolerance in the turbulent winds of the Arab Spring.
Publisher: London : Arcadia Books, 2014.
ISBN: 9781909807594
1909807591
Branch Call Number: 916.4 MILLAR
Characteristics: xiv, 232 pages ; 22 cm

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