White Sands: Experiences from the Outside World

Geoff Dyer

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From one of Britain’s most original writers, White Sands is a creative exploration of why we travel. From a trip to the Lightning Field in New Mexico, to chasing Gauguin’s ghost in French Polynesia, from falling for someone who may or may not be a tour guide in Beijing’s Forbidden City, to tracking down the house of an intellectual hero in Los Angeles, Dyer pursues all permutations of the peak experience including the trough experience. In his trademark style he blends travel writing, essay, criticism and fiction with a smart and cantankerous wit that is unmatched. This is a book for armchair travellers and procrastinating philosophers everywhere.

  • ISBN 9781782117407
  • Title White Sands: Experiences from the Outside World
  • Author Geoff Dyer
  • Publisher Canongate Books
  • Binding Hardback

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