Bruce Chatwin Summary

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  • 1 Literature Criticism
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Biographies (3)

5,226 words, approx. 18 pages
Chatwin was born in England into a family of " ... professional people, architects and lawyers, who did ¬ go in for trade. There were, however, scattered among my forebears and relatives, a number... Read more
5,483 words, approx. 19 pages
"I have a compulsion to wander and a compulsion to return--a homing instinct like a migrating bird," Bruce Chatwin wrote in a 24 February 1969 letter to Tom Maschler, his editor at Jonathan Cape. "Tru... Read more
7,814 words, approx. 27 pages
Despite the critical acclaim for his travel sketches and books, Bruce Chatwin disliked being labeled a travel writer. He conceded, however, that travel was central to his writing and that he could not... Read more