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Shortcuts to Poland
This book about cross-cultural communication will help you sharpen your skills of observation and maybe even make you laugh. While it's directed at Americans, the cultural insights will appeal to any visitor to Poland or anyone interested in cross-cultural communication.
Hardcover, 182 pages
Published January 15th 2005 by Not Avail
(first published 1997)
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This book consists of a series of 2-3 page segments, many of which, I believe, were originally published as newspaper articles. This made it the ideal commuting book for me, as I could read 2-3 articles on the subway each morning, but I should caution that reading too many in a row will quickly wear you out on the author's usual format (amusing anecdote about a cultural clash > description of how the Polish do things > contrast to how Americans do things > attempt at moving conclusion a ...more