Located in the Gulf of Havana on the east. The story of an old man, a young boy and a giant fish is a magnificent fable of Hemingway. The Old Man and the Sea won the Nobel Prize in Literature for Hemingway. A universal, unforgettable dream of elegance and the anguish of man's resistance to the circumstances he resides in is portrayed here in a fine..
Kathmandu is the greatest city of the Himalayas-a unique survival of cultural practices that died out in India 1000 years ago. In this book, Thomas Bell recounts his experiences from his many years in the city, exploring in the process the rich history of Kathmandu and its many instances of self-reinvention. Closed to the outside world until 1951 a..
There's A Carnival Today is as panoramic as it is about the flesh and blood characters that inhabit it. This is a panoramic view of the post-indépendance of Darjeeling. It is also an anticipation of the identity issues that continue to shape politics and attitudes in the region. The groundbreaking research by one of the leading figures of Nepali co..
At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade’s worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. One day he was a doctor treating the dying, and the next he was a patient struggling to live. And just like that, the future he and his wife had imagined evaporated. When Breath Becomes Air chr..