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How to travel with a salmon & other essays

Author: Umberto Eco; William Weaver
Publisher: San Diego, CA : Harcourt Brace, 1995.
Series: Harvest book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Harvest edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Miscellaneous fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Umberto Eco; William Weaver
ISBN: 015600125X 9780156001250
OCLC Number: 32468650
Notes: "A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book."
Description: vii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Contents: How to travel with a salmon --
How to replace a driver's license --
How to eat in flight --
How to go through customs --
How to travel on American trains --
How to take intelligent vacations --
How to use the taxi driver --
How not to talk about soccer --
How to use the coffeepot from hell --
How to react to familiar faces --
How to be a TV host --
How not to know the time --
Stars and stripes --
Conversation in Babylon --
On the impossibility of drawing a map of the empire on a scale of 1 to 1 --
How to eat ice cream --
How it begins, and how it ends --
How to justify a private library --
How to compile an inventory --
How to spend time --
How to buy gadgets --
How to follow instructions --
How to become a Knight of Malta --
How to deal with telegrams --
How not to use the fax machine --
How not to use the cellular phone --
Three owls on a chest of drawers --
Editorial revision --
Sequels --
How to use suspension points --
How to write an introduction --
How to write an introduction in an art catalogue --
How to set the record straight --
How to watch out for widows --
How to organize a public library --
How to speak of animals --
How to play Indians --
How to recognize a porn movie --
How to avoid contagious diseases --
How to choose a remunerative profession --
The miracle of San Baudolino.
Series Title: Harvest book.
Other Titles: Secondo diario minimo.
Responsibility: Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by William Weaver.
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