Travels in Dictionary Land Publisher: John Murray Place of Publication: London Date of Publication: 1997 Language: English ISBN: 978-0719556227 Number of Copies: 1 Author: Mackintosh-Smith, Tim

In this work, the author describes his journey through Yemen, portraying hyrax hunters and dhow skippers, a noseless regicide, a sword-wielding tyrant with a passion for Heinz Russian salad, as well as examining the extraordinary history of the ordinary Yemenis.