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Living at large in the world by rita golden gelman tells the tale of a divorcee who travels around the world at her own whim, relishing her freedom. Nov 19, 2015 tales of a female nomad is the story of rita golden gelman, an ordinary woman who is living an extraordinary existence. Living at large in the world, rita golden gelman goes on a quest spanning the globe to find herself after the breakdown of her long marriage. In 1986, rita sold her possessions and became a nomad, living in a zapotec village in mexico, sleeping with sea lions on the galapagos. Rita is living a charmed life at the beginning of the book. Tales of a female nomad audiobook by rita golden gelman. If you do it that way, i will get an extra commission on all the books you buy even someone elses. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. In 1987 gelman decided to sell all her possessions and become a citizen of the world.
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