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The river's tale : a year on the Mekong

Author: Edward A Gargan
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Beginning in 1998, the author was able to pursue his long-held dream of traveling the three thousand miles of the Mekong River--through China, Tibet, Burma, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam--and lingering where he wished.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gargan, Edward A.
River's tale.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2002
(OCoLC)606651948
Named Person: Edward A Gargan
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward A Gargan
ISBN: 0375405844 9780375405846
OCLC Number: 47023698
Description: 332 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The Dzachu --
Shangri-la --
Brigands, Headhunters and Banana Pancakes --
The Golden Triangle --
Boats, Buddha and a Million Elephants --
Baguettes to Marx --
Dolphins, Smiles and Murder --
Memory, the Hill of the Poison Tree, and Hope --
Nine Dragons --
"Bien Dong, Bien Dong ... "
Responsibility: Edward A. Gargan.
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Beginning in 1998, the author was able to pursue his long-held dream of traveling the three thousand miles of the Mekong River--through China, Tibet, Burma, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam--and lingering where he wished.

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