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Falling Off the Map: Some Lonely Places of the World
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Alfred a Knopf Inc
Publication date May 1, 1993
Pages 190
Binding Hardcover
Edition 1 amer ed
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679422648
ISBN-10 0679422641
Dimensions 0.75 by 6.25 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $20.00
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The author of Video Night in Kathmandu describes the building of the world's biggest tourist hotel in the tourist-free North Korea, the effects of inflation in Argentina, shortages in Cuba, and crime in Paraguay. 15,000 first printing.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The author of Video Night in Kathmandu describes the building of the world's biggest tourist hotel in the tourist-free North Korea, the effects of inflation in Argentina, shortages in Cuba, and crime in Paraguay. 15,000 first printing.

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Hardcover
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1 amer ed edition from Alfred a Knopf Inc (May 1, 1993)
9780679422648 | details & prices | 190 pages | 6.25 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $20.00
About: Describes the building of the world's biggest tourist hotel in tourist-free North Korea, the effects of inflation in Argentina, shortages in Cuba, and crime in Paraguay
Paperback
Book cover for 9780394280417 Book cover for 9780679746126
 
Reprint edition from Vintage Books (May 1, 1994)
9780679746126 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $15.00
About: Describes the building of the world's biggest tourist hotel in tourist-free North Korea, the effects of inflation in Argentina, shortages in Cuba, and crime in Paraguay
from Vintage (April 27, 1994)
9780394280417 | details & prices | List price $15.95
About: The author of Video Night in Kathmandu ups the ante on himself in this sublimely evocative and acerbically funny tour through the world's loneliest and most eccentric places.

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