Colin Thubron – The Amur River – Between Russia and China
In his 80th year, Colin Thubron made a dramatic and ambitious journey along the 3000 mile river that divides China and Russia. The Amur River is almost unknown and Thubron’s journey from the river’s secret source to its giant mouth charts a tremendous journey of adventure. The book is a shining masterpiece by the acknowledged laureate of travel writing, a lesson in history and offering a unique perspective of two of the world’s superpowers.
In conversation with Christian Tyler
|When: Tuesday 9th November 2021 @ 12 noon|
|Where: The Electric Palace|