Falling Off the Map

Falling Off the Map

Some Lonely Places of the World

Book - 1993
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Baker & Taylor
Describes the building of the world's biggest tourist hotel in tourist-free North Korea, the effects of inflation in Argentina, shortages in Cuba, and crime in Paraguay

Baker
& Taylor

The author of Video Night in Kathmandu describes the building of the world's biggest tourist hotel in the tourist-free North Korea, the effects of inflation in Argentina, shortages in Cuba, and crime in Paraguay. 15,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1993
Edition: First American edition
ISBN: 9780679422648
0679422641
Branch Call Number: 910.4 IYER

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bookwormjeph
May 19, 2013

I have always found Pico Iyer an interesting and enjoyable author to spend a few hours getting lost among his beautifully descriptive prose that often comes tinged with a little off beat humour and perspective and this travel book is no different.

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Aug 30, 2011

An "I" book. No photos or maps.

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