By Mary Roberts Rinehart
A memoir of barren region go back and forth -- by way of camel and horseback -- from a cherished writer.
An the world over popular author of puzzle fiction, Mary Roberts Rinehart is aware her approach round an unique atmosphere. while confronted with the Pyramids, the Nile, and the sprawling Egyptian wasteland in her personal lifestyles, she doesn't fall in with the gang of visitors ready in line on the tombs of the Pharaohs. as an alternative, she hikes up her skirt, crops her pumps within the sand, and hops on a camel. She has yet one query: the place am I alleged to sit?
On a hundred-mile day trip into the Egyptian barren region, Rinehart does her top to grasp the herky-jerk of this barren region beast. yet touring with an entourage of well-mannered humans, she reveals that desolate tract dwelling isn't thoroughly stripped of the comforts of domestic. Upon returning to the USA, Rinehart makes an expedition out west, which, she unearths, is the place the real experience starts.