Too Late to Turn Back Barbara and Graham Greene in Liberia The story of Barbara Greene s travels with her cousin Graham Greene

  • Title: Too Late to Turn Back: Barbara and Graham Greene in Liberia
  • Author: Barbara Greene Paul Theroux
  • ISBN: 9780140095944
  • Page: 479
  • Format: Paperback
  • The story of Barbara Greene s travels with her cousin Graham Greene.

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    1. ”His brain frightened me. It was sharp and clear and cruel. I admired him for being unsentimental, but ‘always remember to rely on yourself,’ I noted. ‘If you are in a sticky place he will be so interested in noting your reactions that he will probably forget to rescue you.’ Physically he did not look strong. He seemed somewhat vague and unpracticalApart from three or four people he was really fond of, I felt that the rest of humanity was to him like a heap of insects that he liked to [...]

    2. Great stuff for Graham Greene fans, a cousin's (literally speaking and not in spy-lingo)view on their journey through the Liberia of the 1930'ties. For Graham Green it resulted in his book Journey without Maps. For his 23 year old co-traveller Barbara, who returned to pre-war London "a changed" women it delivered this humorous and spell binding book. A joy to read and a collecter's item

    3. Interesting, well-written account of the Greenes' adventures, especially in light of events to come a half-century later in that nation - there are references to the Americo-Liberians' imperialistic attitudes towards the indigenous people.

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