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Strange stones : dispatches from East and West

Author: Peter Hessler
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Full of unforgettable figures and an unrelenting spirit of adventure, "Strange Stones" is a far-ranging, thought-provoking collection of Hessler's best reportage--a dazzling display of the powerful storytelling, shrewd cultural insight, and a warm sense of humor.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Peter Hessler; Peter Hessler; Peter Hessler
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Hessler
ISBN: 9780062206237 0062206230
OCLC Number: 795758026
Description: xiv, 354 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: A Rat in My Soup --
Hutong Karma --
Walking the Wall --
The Dirty Game --
Beach Summit --
Boomtown Girl --
Underwater --
The Uranium Widows --
Strange Stones --
All Due Respect --
When You Grow Up --
Four Accidents --
Home and Away --
The Home Team --
Car Town --
Chinese Barbizon --
Go West --
Dr. Don.
Responsibility: Peter Hessler.

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Full of unforgettable figures and an unrelenting spirit of adventure, "Strange Stones" is a far-ranging, thought-provoking collection of Hessler's best reportage--a dazzling display of the powerful storytelling, shrewd cultural insight, and a warm sense of humor.

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