Not a hazardous sport

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Viking, Jan 1, 1988 - Fiction - 206 pages
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User Review  - nandadevi - LibraryThing

If you were inclined to judge a book by its cover you'd have to conclude that Barley is milking the comedic anthropologist thing for all its worth. And the first hundred pages of his first book well ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kathrine - Goodreads

I just love the way this author combines etnographic writing and travelogue. I think he manages to enlighten the reader about the peoples and cultures encountered without the need for adding theory - in fact his way might just be the better way to convey cultural insights. Read full review

Contents

Preface
9
Tales of Two Cities
31
Sailor Ways
56
Copyright

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