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All the wrong places : adrift in the politics of Southeast Asia

Author: James Fenton
Publisher: London : Granta, 2005.
Series: Classics of reportage.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reportage resists easy definition and comes in many forms - travel essay, narrative history, autobiography - but at its finest it reveals hidden truths about people and events that have shaped the world we know. This new series, hailed as 'a wonderful idea' by Don DeLillo, both restores to print and introduces for the first time some of the greatest works of the genre. A visceral, on-the-spot, and unforgettable  Read more...
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Named Person: James Fenton; James Fenton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Fenton
ISBN: 1862077835 9781862077836 9781848221451 1848221452
OCLC Number: 61439935
Notes: Reprinted with a new introduction. -- Originally published: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 1988 ; London : Viking, 1988.
Description: xxiii, 269 pages : maps ; 20 cm.
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Series Title: Classics of reportage.
Responsibility: James Fenton.

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Reportage resists easy definition and comes in many forms - travel essay, narrative history, autobiography - but at its finest it reveals hidden truths about people and events that have shaped the  Read more...

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