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Shah of Shahs by Ryszard Kapuściński
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May 20, 11

bookshelves: biographical, non-fiction, history
Read from May 08 to 19, 2011


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Madhuri So far, I am a little disappointed in the book. It seems like an ungrounded overview, never trying to understand what is going in a place, in its people's minds. It is almost like a tragic fairytale with a repressive ogre and suffering masses, and I am trying to pick the journalism

message 2: by Sunil (new)

Sunil I know. I found him very unobservant, almost self occupied at times - not this book, Travels with Herodotus, which is somewhat abandoned.

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