Sahara

San Mao's "Stories From The Sahara"
Sahara

San Mao

Was she just a traveler, or did she become a sort of archetype of all female Chinese travel writers?

In the mid-70s, San Mao is a young woman from Taiwan who adopts the English name “Echo” and spends some time living in the Western Sahara with her Spanish husband José. This book is about her day-to-day adventures among the local population, and more than…