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To Dream of Pigs
Clive Leatherdale
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To Dream of Pigs (Desert Island Travels)

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'The scariest place on earth.' So said President Bill Clinton on his visit to the no-man's land between South and North Korea in 1993. With the end of the Cold War in Europe, the minefields and barbed wire that divide the two Koreas constitute the jagged edge of world peace. If the world is to endure a nuclear holocaust, Korea is the likely flashpoint.
Although one can peep
Paperback, 258 pages
Published December 1st 2000 by Desert Island Books (first published September 1st 1994)
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Graham Holliday
Jan 01, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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I read this book in 1996 and re-read it a couple of years ago. I couldn't quite bear to see it sitting here without a single review to its name, so briefly... 'To Dream Of Pigs' was a freak when it was first published; a travelogue about South Korea (with a bit of the North thrown in at the end). South Korea was also well off the drop-outs, dreadlocks and dope route through Asia in the early 90's (or at any time, to be honest), no foreigners were interested in travelling around Korea back then u ...more
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