Wrong About Japan [Audiobook] download free by Peter Carey

Wrong About Japan Audiobook download free by Peter Carey
  • Listen audiobook: Wrong About Japan
  • Author: Peter Carey
  • Release date: 2005/2/3
  • Publisher: FABER & FABER
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780571228706
  • Rating: 8.9 of 10
  • Votes: 93
  • Review by: Lilliana Wilson
  • Review rating: 7.23 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/11
  • Duration: 2H9M24S in 256 kbps (35.2 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-16
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: AC3, MP3, MPEG-4 SLS, Musepack, FLAC, WMA, MPEG4, WAV (compression TAR, ZIP, TAR.XZ, TBZ, RAR, ARJ)
  • Total pages original book: 176
  • Includes a PDF summary of 19 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 14M20S (3.8 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: In a stunning memoir-cum-travelogue Peter Carey charts this journey, inspired by Charley's passion for Japanese Manga and anime, and explores his own resulting re-evaluation of Japan. Although graphically violent and disturbing, the two mediums are both inherently concerned with Japan's rich history and heritage, and hold a huge popular appeal that crosses the generations.Led by their adolescent guide Takashi, an uncanny mix of generosity and derision, father and son look for the hidden puzzles and meanings, searching, often with comic results, for a greater understanding of these art forms, and for what they come to refer to as their own 'real Japan'. From Manhattan to Tokyo, Commodore Perry to Godzilla, kabuki theatre to the post-war robot craze, Wrong about Japan is a fascinatingly personal, witty and moving exploration of two very different cultures.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Prose: Non-fiction, Graphic Novels: Manga, Guidebooks, Travel Writing
  • Download servers: LimeTorrents, Dropbox, FileServe, Torlock, 4Shared, Microsoft OneDrive. Compressed in TAR, ZIP, TAR.XZ, TBZ, RAR, ARJ
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.37 USD
  • Dimensions: 125x190x15mm
  • Weight: 165g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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