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Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9781453849781
Boek cover Stumbling Through Italy van Niall Allsop (Paperback)
Tales of Tuscany, Sicily, Sardinia, Apulia, Calabria and Places In-Between
In September 1999 Niall Allsop and his wife Kay flew to Pisa and stepped onto Italian soil for the first time. Within six months they returned and therafter they visited Italy at least twice a year, usually to the most southerly provinces of Apulia and Calabria and the islands of Sicily and Sardinia.They knew they holidayed differently to other people and in Italy, despite the lack of language, they found themselves somehow drawn into people's lives and homes; they had experiences and encounters that seemed to pass others by.'Stumbling through Italy' is the irreverent chronicle of their...
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Engels | Paperback | 9781468147667
Boek cover Scratching the toe of Italy van Niall Allsop (Paperback)
Expecting the unexpected in Calabria
In July 2008 Niall Allsop and his wife Kay returned to the UK after their third holiday in Calabria near the small hill-top town of Santa Severina; the plan was to return the following summer. Ten weeks later, their left-hand drive Clio bursting at the seams, they left their home in south-west England and headed for the coast on the first leg of their journey back to Calabria to live.Scratching the toe of Italy continues the story from where Stumbling through Italy left off and explains how their move to Italy came about, the logistics of the move itself and what happened next.It is the story...
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Engels | Paperback | 9781463573867
Boek cover A Taste of Calabria van Salvatore Vona (Paperback)
140 Recipes from Southern Italy
Salvatore Vona is the chef at Le Puzelle, an 'agriturismo' (converted farmhouse accommodation) near the small hill-top town of Santa Severina in the Calabrian province of Crotone.As well as providing holiday accommodation, Le Puzelle is well-known locally for its cuisine and many Calabrians and others travel considerable distances to wine and dine at Salvatore Vona's table.Salvatore's book of recipes, 'A Taste of Calabria', began life as the third edition of his popular 'I Sapori delle Puzelle' (literally the tastes and flavours of the Puzelle) and reflects the demand, expressed by many of Le...
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Engels | Paperback | 9781484026489
Boek cover Heads Will Roll van Niall Allsop (Paperback)
The true story of corruption, conspiracy and confrontation in an English Primary School
In January 1971 a young, inexperienced teacher took up his position as Deputy Head of a Primary School in a small commuter-belt village not far from London.The School was not what Nigel Allsop was expecting. The Head of St Patrick’s, George Snaith, was involved in a number of unorthodox and illegal practices, only one of which is the focus of this book.In March that year Allsop witnessed Snaith helping two children during a County-administered test and realised also that the same two children had clearly had unauthorised access to the detail of the papers beforehand ... courtesy of their...
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Engels | Paperback | 9781453698020
Boek cover Keeping Up with Dh Lawrence van Niall Allsop (Paperback)
On the Trail of David and Frieda Lawrence in Sicily, Sea and Sardinia
In January 1921 DH Lawrence and his wife, Frieda, left their Taormina home in Sicily and set off on a nine-day excursion to and through Sardinia and back to Sicily via mainland Italy. At the end of the year 'Sea and Sardinia', Lawrence's fast-paced account of their journey, was published in New York by Thomas Seltzer. 'Keeping up with the Lawrences' is Niall Allsop's contemporary account of making the same journey, as far as possible keeping to the same route, the same timescale, the same mode of transport and the same overnight stops as the Lawrences.Like 'Sea and Sardinia', 'Keeping up with...
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Engels | Paperback | 9781492752769
Boek cover Thank You Uncle Sam van Niall Allsop (Paperback)
From Calabria to America: Family Stories of Emigration
Since 2008, Niall Allsop and his wife Kay have lived in a small Calabrian hilltop town, Santa Severina. In the town’s square one summer he bumped into a man from New Jersey who was enjoying a vacation back in the town of his birth. Gino Sculco told him how his father had emigrated in 1920, returned to Calabria and emigrated again in 1960, the second time accompanied by one of his sons. In 1967 Gino and his wife Sina followed in their footsteps. Niall Allsop was so intrigued by the Sculco family’s story that he decided to travel to America to find out more about what motivated them and...
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Engels | Paperback | 9781494857226
Boek cover Experiencing Prostate Cancer van Niall Allsop (Paperback)
The Fickle Finger of Fate
In June 2013, Niall Allsop was diagnosed with prostate cancer and, like many others, survived the experience. He didn’t battle against it, fight it, beat it or any of the other clichés that some people love to use ... he just had prostate cancer, was treated for it and got better. Though, as you might guess, it wasn't quite as simple as that. For a start, though the range of treatment options open to him were just the same as those available in the United States or the UK, Niall’s experience was a little different in that it all took place in southern of Italy and Rome. That said,...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9781533514004
Boek cover Calabria van Niall Allsop (Paperback)
Travels in the Toe of Italy
Calabria is not a guide to Calabria but rather a book about Calabria. Since 1777, when Henry Swinburne, first travelled in Calabria in search of Magna Græcia (Calabria’s Greek heritage), and then wrote about his experiences, there have been a further dozen travellers, including one woman, who have written travelogues in English (as opposed to travel guides) about Italy’s remote toe. Some, like Edward Lear, George Gissing and Norman Douglas, became well-known literary figures in other fields but most were just educated people with time on their hands for whom travelling in the south of...
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Italiaanstalig | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9781537346373
Boek cover La Calabria in America van Niall Allsop (Paperback)
Racconti Di Famiglie Calabresi Emigrante
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Engels | Paperback | 9781999611606
Boek cover Chasing the craic van Niall Allsop (Paperback)
Travel tales of an Irish rover
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