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Korea : a walk through the land of miracles / Simon Winchester ; illustrations by Ko Seouk-young.

Author/Creator:
Winchester, Simon.
Publication:
New York : Prentice Hall Press, ©1988.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 240 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Edition:
1st pbk. ed.
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Subjects:
Winchester, Simon -- Travel -- Korea (South).
Winchester, Simon.
Korea (South) -- Description and travel.
Travel.
Korea (South).
Local subjects:
Korea (South) -- Description and travel. (search)
Winchester, Simon -- Journeys -- Korea (South). (search)
Summary:
The author travels through the Republic of Korea on foot, seeking an understanding of the national psychology. He befriended a variety of people who helped shape his impressions - honeymooners, abalone divers, corporate executives, nuns and American servicemen.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-233) and index.
Includes index.
Penn Provenance:
Korea Society (New York, N.Y.) (donor)
ISBN:
0135166268
9780135166260
0135172446
9780135172445
OCLC:
16900797