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Georgia : in the mountains of poetry / Peter Nasmyth.

Author/Creator:
Nasmyth, Peter.
Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2006.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 336 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Edition:
3rd, rev. ed.
Series:
Caucasus world. Peoples of the Caucasus
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Subjects:
Georgia (Republic) -- Description and travel.
Georgia (Republic) -- History -- 1991-.
Contents:
Part I : pre-independent Georgia
Why Georgia?
Before the Caucasus
The mountains of poetry
Kazbegi
The mountain
Kazbegi to Tbilisi
Tbilisi
Mtskheta
Gori
Vardzia
Kakheti
Svaneti
Sukhumi
Part II : independent Georgia
The eve of independence
The young shoots of war
Batumi
Khevsureti
Georgia's war : a return to Sukhumi
A religious revival
Kutaisi
New Georgia
The Rose Revolution
A walk in Tusheti.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-331) and index.
ISBN:
0415396689 (hbk.)
0415396697 (pbk.)
0203966724 (ebk.)
OCLC:
67361314