The Resource Tony Wheeler's bad lands: : a tourist on the axis of evi, Tony Wheeler, (ebook)

Tony Wheeler's bad lands: : a tourist on the axis of evi, Tony Wheeler, (ebook)

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Tony Wheeler's bad lands: : a tourist on the axis of evi
Title
Tony Wheeler's bad lands:
Title remainder
a tourist on the axis of evi
Statement of responsibility
Tony Wheeler
Title variation
Bad lands
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Language
eng
Summary
In an age of plastic knives on planes, Tony Wheeler can make the extraordinary claim of having visited all the rogue countries currently on new readers' lip. Badlands is a witty first-hand account of his travels through some of the most repressive and dangerous regimes in the world: Afghanistan, Albania, Burma (Myanmar), Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Libya, North Korea and Saudi Arabia. Taking into account each country's attitude to human rights, terrorism and foreign policy, he asks 'what makes a country truly evil?' and 'how bad is really bad?' - all the while engaging with a colorful cast of locals and hapless tour guides, ruminating on history and debunking popular myths. Written by the founder of Lonely Planet, this fascinating account of life in these closed-off countries will appeal to anyone with an interest in the state of the world today..
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Midwest
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1946-
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Wheeler, Tony
Dewey number
910.4092
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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Lonely planet
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  • Wheeler, Tony
  • Voyages and travels
  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Burma
  • Cuba
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Korea (North)
  • Saudi Arabia
Target audience
adult
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Tony Wheeler's bad lands: : a tourist on the axis of evi, Tony Wheeler, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781742204765
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(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11815542
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remote
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11815542
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MWT11815542
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Tony Wheeler's bad lands: : a tourist on the axis of evi, Tony Wheeler, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781742204765
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11815542
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11815542
System control number
MWT11815542
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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