Black Lamb and Grey Falcon by Rebecca West

Black Lamb and Grey Falcon is an 1,181-page travel book written by Dame Rebecca West, published in 1941. The book gives an account of Balkan history and ethnography, and the significance of Nazism, structured about her six week trip to Yugoslavia in 1937. Publication of the book coincided with the Nazi Invasion of Yugoslavia, and West added a forward highly praising the Yugoslavs for their brave defiance of Germany.

The 62nd greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 16th on The 100 Best Non-Fiction Books of the Century (National Review)
  2. - 38th on The Modern Library | 100 Best Nonfiction (The Modern Library)
  3. - Best Books Ever (bookdepository.com)

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Black Lamb and Grey Falcon (Penguin Classics) Paperback 111913 $18.19 $11.48 2007
The Return of the Soldier (English Edition) (Illustrated) Kindle Edition 523262 2019
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Black Lamb and Grey Falcon: A Journey Through Yugoslavia (2 volumes) Paperback 5426327 $3.95
The Return of the Soldier (Classic Books on CD Collection) [UNABRIDGED] Audio CD 8705380 $19.99 2014
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Balkan Ghosts: A Journey Through History Hardcover 202300 $19.26 $2.36
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Black Lamb and grey falcon - The Record of a journey through Yugoslavia in 1937 Hardcover 12688594 $34.11
The Lady in Gold: The Extraordinary Tale of Gustav Klimt's Masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer [Deckle Edge] Hardcover 5023 $14.88 $14.99 2012
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