Bangkok Found: Reflections on the City by Alex KerrBangkok Found: Reflections on the City by Alex Kerr

Bangkok Found: Reflections on the City

byAlex KerrIllustratorVasit Kasemsap, Navin Rawanchaikul

Paperback | April 16, 2010

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Evocative and incisive, Bangkok Found looks deep within traditional culture to discover how Bangkok is like no other contemporary city. It's the book you read after you've seen the temples and enjoyed the nightlife - and then start to wonder where the mysterious appeal of Bangkok really lies. With wit and a wealth of anecdotes from Kerr's thirty years of experience in Thailand,Bangkok Found,sequel to his award-winning Lost Japan,takes you on a journey to the essential and the quirky, the factual and the mythical. In this series of meditations on the city, old culture meets global fusion in the crossroads that is Bangkok.
Alex Kerr, educated at Yale, Oxford, and Keio Universities, is the author of many monographs and articles in both Japanese and English. His last book, Lost Japan, was the first by a foreigner to win the Shincho Literary Prize for nonfiction. He now lives in Bangkok.
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Title:Bangkok Found: Reflections on the CityFormat:PaperbackDimensions:316 pages, 8.53 × 5.86 × 0.92 inPublished:April 16, 2010Publisher:River Books Press Dist A/CLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9749863925

ISBN - 13:9789749863923

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