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Korea : a walk through the land of miracles

Author: Simon Winchester
Publisher: New York : Prentice Hall Press, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author travels through the Republic of Korea on foot, seeking an understanding of the national psychology. He befriended a variety of people who helped shape his impressions - honeymooners, abalone divers, corporate executives, nuns and American servicemen.
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Named Person: Simon Winchester; Simon Winchester
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 0135166268 9780135166260 0135172446 9780135172445
OCLC Number: 16900797
Description: xv, 240 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Simon Winchester ; illustrations by Ko Seouk-young.

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The author travels through the Republic of Korea on foot, seeking an understanding of the national psychology. He befriended a variety of people who helped shape his impressions - honeymooners, abalone divers, corporate executives, nuns and American servicemen.

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