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Dervla Murphy

Born: 28-Nov-1931
Birthplace: Lismore, County Waterford, Ireland

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author, Cyclist

Nationality: Ireland
Executive summary: Irish cyclist, travel writer

Mother: (d. 1962)
Daughter: Rachel

    Risk Factors: Malaria

Author of books:
Full Tilt: Ireland to India with a Bicycle (1965)
Tibetan Foothold (1966)
The Waiting Land: A Spell in Nepal (1967)
In Ethiopia with a Mule (1968)
On a Shoestring to Coorg: An Experience of Southern India (1976)
Where the Indus Is Young: A Winter in Baltistan (1977)
A Place Apart (1978)
Wheels Within Wheels (1979, memoir)
A Race to the Finish (1982)
Eight Feet in the Andes (1983)
Muddling Through in Madagascar (1985)
Cameroon with Egbert (1989)
Transylvania and Beyond (1992)
The Ukimwi Road: From Kenya to Zimbabwe (1993)
South from the Limpopo: Travels Through South Africa (1997)
Visiting Rwanda (1998)
One Foot in Laos (1999)
Through the Embers of Chaos: Balkan Journeys (2003)
Through Siberia by Accident (2005)
Silverland: A Winter Journey Beyond the Urals (2006)

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