More Tales from A Greek Island by Roger Jinkinson

By Roger Jinkinson

For greater than thirty years Roger Jinkinson has visited and lived at the small Greek island of Karpathos. during this, his moment ebook of stories from the island, he tells how he first arrived via boat, his young children improper for bags, and the way he came across himself immersed in a different and colourful tradition. The island’s individuals are tricky, obdurate and hugely individualistic. examine the numerous and sundry methods of fish and fishing, of the gala's and ceremonies that mark the yr, of the intrigues and jealousies of café proprietors, of the original flora and fauna of the island, of the as soon as thriving villages abandoned as their population left for towns in another country, and of the ambivalent emotions of the youngsters of emigrants in the direction of their ancestral homeland.

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