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Elephant Complex, Travels in Sri Lanka

Elephant Complex, Travels in Sri Lanka

by John Gimlette

  • TRAVEL NARRATIVE
  • 2016
  • HARD COVER
  • 384 PAGES

This exuberant travelogue by an award-winning writer takes stock of Sri Lanka, from the capital city of Colombo through the remotest interior. In his eye-opening journey, John Gimlette visits elephants, forts, tea plantations, devil-dancers, tribesmen, expats, an ex-president and much more. He mixes his narrative with colonial history (Portuguese, British, Dutch and Danish) and plenty of lucid observations.  (SRL43, $28.95)


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