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A Rotten Person Travels the Caribbean : a Grump in Paradise Discovers that Anyplace it's Legal to Carry a Machete is Comedy Just Waiting to.

Author: Gary Buslik
Publisher: Sebastopol : Travelers' Tales, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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""If you look at a map, you will see that the island chain known as the Caribbean, or, to confuse you, the West Indies, lies between Florida and South America and resembles a string of gems or possibly drool."" And so begins author Gary Buslik's tale of tropical adventure. Each chapter of this often hilarious and sometimes poignant travelogue recounts another island-hopping, culture-clashing crisis that pits the  Read more...
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Buslik, Gary.
A Rotten Person Travels the Caribbean : A Grump in Paradise Discovers that Anyplace it's Legal to Carry a Machete is Comedy Just Waiting to.
Sebastopol : Travelers' Tales, ©2009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Buslik
ISBN: 9781932361728 1932361723
OCLC Number: 798535099
Description: 1 online resource (265 pages)
Contents: Table of Contents; The Time I Accidentally Urinated on Idi Amin; My Military-Industrial Complex; NASDAQ 5,000; El Max; The Power of MasterCard; The Night Ramon Popular Stopped Being a Commie; Papa's Ghost; A Bug in My Eye; Weed Killer; My Secret Cigars; My Date with Princess Di; Flow; The Art of Indifference in an Uncivil Age; Why Chicken Rectums Are More Relevant than You Think; Black Power; Sometimes It's the Other Way Around; Where Satan Wo; Acknowledgments; About the Author.

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""If you look at a map, you will see that the island chain known as the Caribbean, or, to confuse you, the West Indies, lies between Florida and South America and resembles a string of gems or possibly drool."" And so begins author Gary Buslik's tale of tropical adventure. Each chapter of this often hilarious and sometimes poignant travelogue recounts another island-hopping, culture-clashing crisis that pits the homesick author against falling coconuts, hospitals that remove wrong organs, insects as big and dangerous as stealth bombers, ticket agents that put him on hold for hours, myster.

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"This book is wicked...compulsively readable." Travellady.com"Irreverent travel writing at its twisted best." Travel Goods Showcase Magazine

 
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