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Fresnes, France
Fresnes, France 
© Christopher Lambert
Cow and apple tree at Corpoyer Les Moines, France
Cow and apple tree, Corpoyer Les Moines, France
© Christopher Lambert
Pontremoli, Italy
Pontremoli, Italy
 © Christopher Lambert
Lucca, Italy
Lucca, Italy
 © Christopher Lambert
Church at San Frediano, Italy
Church at San Frediano, Italy
 © Christopher Lambert
The pilgrim
The pilgrim
 © Christopher Lambert

The Pilgrim

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Christopher Lambert is a modern day pilgrim.  

As a retired architect, he was slightly ashamed that he'd never visited Rome. In July 2000 he decided to put that right. He made his plans, and to satifsy his wife, Mary's, curiosity about the route he would take, he drew on a map a blue line from Le Havre to Rome. 

Christopher travelled light, but included a sketch book in his rucksack. His journey took him 71 days and at the end of it, along with his sore feet, he had a diary of his travels and some beautiful drawings of the places he'd visited along the way.

Taking A Line For A Walk
1000 Miles on Foot Le Havre to Rome
by Christopher Lambert
Antique Collectors' Club Ltd, Woodbridge, Suffolk
ISBN 1 85149 470 7


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