.INDONESIA, ETC...great new book!

Sep 29th, 2014, 04:05 AM
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.INDONESIA, ETC...great new book!

This book has kept me up two nights straight until almost 2am, so I am bleary-eyed while typing this. I traveled by train through Java on my first trip to Asia, a long time ago.

Reading this book has kindled my interest in a return to the country, to explore the lesser-known islands.

Highest recommendation:


http://www.theguardian.com/books/201...-pisani-review


http://www.amazon.com/Indonesia-Etc-.../dp/0393088588
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Sep 29th, 2014, 04:08 AM
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ps..Anyone here been to the Banda Islands?
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Sep 29th, 2014, 04:26 AM
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I haven't been to Banda yet, but I'm looking forward to hearing more from Elizabeth Pisani this week at the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival. Great book!
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Sep 29th, 2014, 07:10 AM
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Thanks for the books recommendation, Eks. I've been to Indonesia half a dozen times and know I've just scraped the surface. So much more to see and experience in this amazing country.
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Sep 29th, 2014, 12:59 PM
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Thanks for the recommendation - looks like a great book, and one I'll. e sure to read before going!
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