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Falling Off the Map: Some Lonely Places of the World
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Vintage Books
Publication date May 1, 1994
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679746126
ISBN-10 0679746129
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 8 in.
Weight 0.50 lbs.
Original list price $15.00
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Summary
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
Amazon.com description: Product Description: 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. From Iceland to Bhutan to Argentina, Iyer remains both uncannily observant and hilarious.

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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
 
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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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