Published November 2007, The Greek-o-File Volume 7
ISBN 978-0-9543593-6-2 Paperback
Available direct from Greek-o-File REDUCED TO £3 individually or can be purchased
through UK bookstores £10.50 rrp.
or just £10 for all 8 books, £6 for 4
Plus P&P - UK £1.40 for 1 book, £1.75 2bks, £3.25 3-8 bks
ALSO reformatted as eBook in Mobi (for Kindle & Smartphones) or ePub (for Sony & iPad) formats - just £1.50 (or £5 for all 4 eBooks - vols 6,7 & 8 plus eRecipe book). Supplied via email attachment.
An entertaining and informative volume for lovers of Greece -
The Greek-o-File Vol 7 with 50 or so ALL NEW articles from the editors and fellow Grecophiles - regular and new contributors. Greek life experiences, advice and anecdotes, travel experiences and profiles, information on Greece and all things Greek, by and for people who love the real Greece and want to know more.
192 pages of illustrated articles in paperback format
The Greek-o-File Volume 7 contents include:
Life in Greece - Greek Episodes, We Go Out, Flowers of Crete, Tasting the Village Wine, Karagiozis Shadow Theatre, St George’s Day Pilgrimage, The Mill at Hersonisos (Poem), The Lost Child, Our Own Place in the Sun, Renovating a Cretan Village Home, When the Dream Fades, A Snapshot of The Patriarch, Greek Shrubs, A to Z - A Greek Odyssey, Baptism in Greek Ways, A Parallel Life
Travel Notes - main profiles & travel experiences in Alonisos, Lemnos, Nisyros, Evia, South Lesvos, plus anecdotes & articles set in many other parts of Greece : Best Ever Welcome Meeting, Walking in the Warmth of Crete, It Never Rains but ... (last of the Summer Retsina tales), Looking Back on Travel to Greece, On the Buses, Late Arrival in Plakias, Athens Stopover, Plumb Experiences, The Allure of Tilos, Kalyves: Tourist Resort & Cretan Village, Exhilaration in Zagoria. The Colours of Samos (Poem)
Food & Cooking - Ouzo Power, Greek Take Away Signs, Picking Olives & Wild Greens, Recipes
History - The Doomed House of Thebes, An Alternative History of Greece, Alexander’s Legacy
Mythology - What Tangled Webs They Wove
Language Difficulties - Anecdotes, It Was All Greek to Me, Why Mummy (Poem in Greek)
Events - Why Greek Easter Dates Change, plus Public Holidays to 2009-2012
Many Book Reviews, Music - Hadjidakis & Recommendations
And Finally ... The Essence of Greece
Travel, Insurance, Language, Property, Greek Products, Books, Music & Other Contacts