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Burmese Light: Impressions Of A Golden Land By Hans Kemp

Burmese Light: Impressions Of A Golden Land by Hans Kemp

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An evocative and illuminating photographic record of modern day Burma, capturing the culture, the people and the spirit of this diverse country as as it emerges from a turbulent past.

Burmese Light: Impressions Of A Golden Land Summary

Burmese Light: Impressions Of A Golden Land by Hans Kemp

Burma, or Myanmar, is an ancient land across which many cultures have flourished throughout the ages, and in which many continue to live to this day. This title captures the varied textures of this land and its people. Burma, or Myanmar, is an ancient land across which many cultures have flourished throughout the ages, and in which many continue to live to this day. Its history in the last sixty years has been one of repression, conflict and need, but the signs are now good that the nation is set to enter a new and happier phase. Photographer Hans Kemp has created a book

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First up, let's get this out there: Burmese Light is the best photo-travelogue that I have read or browsed through in 2013 or nearly any year for that matter. Yes! It is simply that good. The Advisor Cambodia, January 11, 2014

About Hans Kemp

Award-winning freelance photographer Hans Kemp has been based in Asia for over 20 years. His editorial work has been published to great acclaim in a wide variety of international newspapers and magazines such as GEO, Sud Deutsche Zeitung, Time, Panorama, Asahigraph, Reader's Digest, and many others. He has published several books of his work, of which perhaps the best known to date is the best-selling Bikes of Burden, about the motorbike culture in Vietnam. Tom Vater has written non-fiction and fiction books, travel guides, documentary screenplays, and countless feature articles investigating cultural and political trends and oddities in Asia. His stories have appeared in publications such as the Asia Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, The Times, Marie Claire, Penthouse, and The Daily Telegraph. He co-wrote The Most Secret Place on Earth, a feature documentary on the CIA's secret war in Laos. He is the author of the best-selling Sacred Skin.

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GOR011759403
9789628563708
962856370X
Burmese Light: Impressions Of A Golden Land by Hans Kemp
Used - Like New
Paperback
Visionary World Ltd
20200701
208
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The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

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