Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

Audiobook CD - 2007
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This is the story of Dr Alfred Jones, a fisheries scientist--for whom diary notable events include the acquisition of a new electric toothbrush and getting his article on caddis fly larvae published in "Trout and Salmon"--who finds himself reluctantly involved in a project to bring salmon fishing to the Highlands of the Yemen, a project that will change his life, and the course of British political history forever. With a wickedly wonderful cast of characters--including a visionary Sheikh, a weasely spin doctor, Fred's devilish wife and a few thousand transplanted salmon--"Salmon fishing in the Yemen" is a novel about hypocrisy and bureaucracy, dreams and deniability, and the transforming power of faith and love.
Publisher: [London, England] : Orion Publishing ; Prince Frederick, MD : Distributed by Recorded Books, p2007
ISBN: 9781428156173
Characteristics: 8 sound discs (8 hr., 45 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in

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