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The Resource To hellholes and back : bribes, lies, and the art of extreme tourism, Chuck Thompson

To hellholes and back : bribes, lies, and the art of extreme tourism, Chuck Thompson

Label
To hellholes and back : bribes, lies, and the art of extreme tourism
Title
To hellholes and back
Title remainder
bribes, lies, and the art of extreme tourism
Statement of responsibility
Chuck Thompson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes sojourns into intimidating tourist destinations ranging from Kinshasa and India to a Mexico City barrio and Walt Disney World, locations that challenged the author's wits, safety, and digestion
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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340721
Cataloging source
DLC
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Thompson, Chuck
Dewey number
910.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Voyages and travels
  • Developing countries
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Thompson, Chuck
Target audience
adult
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bribes, lies, and the art of extreme tourism
Label
To hellholes and back : bribes, lies, and the art of extreme tourism, Chuck Thompson
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Publication
Contents
I. Continent: Africa -- The funniest joke in Africa -- In this way children are fed and girlfriends kept happy -- The most beautiful city in the Congo -- We have a winner -- II. Country: India -- Heretics in the temple -- The unyielding Indian workforce -- Sex, rain, and 100 percent cotton -- III. City: Mexico City -- Red fighters, white tequila, and Cruz Azul -- The electric Shanghai Bob margarita acid test -- IV. Calamity: Walt Disney World -- To sneer or not to sneer?
Control code
ocn317928958
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Holt Paperbacks ed.
Extent
322 p.
Isbn
9780805087888
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009014459
System control number
(OCoLC)317928958
Label
To hellholes and back : bribes, lies, and the art of extreme tourism, Chuck Thompson
Link
Publication
Contents
I. Continent: Africa -- The funniest joke in Africa -- In this way children are fed and girlfriends kept happy -- The most beautiful city in the Congo -- We have a winner -- II. Country: India -- Heretics in the temple -- The unyielding Indian workforce -- Sex, rain, and 100 percent cotton -- III. City: Mexico City -- Red fighters, white tequila, and Cruz Azul -- The electric Shanghai Bob margarita acid test -- IV. Calamity: Walt Disney World -- To sneer or not to sneer?
Control code
ocn317928958
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Holt Paperbacks ed.
Extent
322 p.
Isbn
9780805087888
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009014459
System control number
(OCoLC)317928958

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