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    READ Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas Author Gary Geddes read & download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Gary Geddes Bought in The Works Princess Street Edinburgh My bookmark for this journey is of the Spanish Steps Rome sent through by Hayes thankeePrelude opening KABUL? You've got to be kidding Kim my local grocer was brandishing the single banana from my pile of groceries as if it were a revolver about to be aimed at my headYes I'm leaving for Afghanistan Next week Then as a dubious consolation I added Via PakistanOpenin

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    READ Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas Author Gary Geddes Stepping off the ship in Vancouver I had been suddenly overcome by the impossibility of my project I had reached a point at which I doubted I would ever write the book he and his legend hinted at p315I could have told the author this after 50 pages to pick a random number This author appears to have benefited from a very indulgent publisher The entire tract consists of hints as to what is fully explained in ot

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    characters Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas READ Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas Author Gary Geddes read & download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Gary Geddes I think it was an interesting book but some parts were a bit too much TMI He came across as a randy old goat for some of it and I feel that him putting words into the monk Huisien's mouth especially the randy old goat parts was unnecessary uncalled for and was not respectful to the memory of the monkThe histor

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    read & download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Gary Geddes Gary Geddes Ú 3 free read READ Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas Author Gary Geddes How can anyone travelling through so many fascinating stimulating places produce such a dreary read? I purchased it having read the blurb from the Vancouver Sun that the Author joins the ranks of the great travel writers like Bruce Chatwin What a load of cobblers There is no subtle touch of humanity here with his interactions wit

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    READ Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas Author Gary Geddes found this on the sale table at B and N and hope it turns out to be as good as it looks These kinds of 'half way around the world' journeys make you feel like there's a whole world out there that hasn't been discovered or mapped yet I hope it's as good as it looks

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    characters Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas read & download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Gary Geddes Gary Geddes Ú 3 free read It took me awhile to finish this tome However I found it a worthwhile read It was interesting to hear about the author's travels in Afghanistan

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    READ Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas Author Gary Geddes characters Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas Despite some of the bad reviews of this book I enjoyed it than I thought I would Is it the best book ever written? No but it’s also not the worstGood read for those who like to travel and travel solo and can app

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    Gary Geddes Ú 3 free read read & download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Gary Geddes READ Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas Author Gary Geddes The search for evidence of Chinese travel to North America long before Columbus

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    READ Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas Author Gary Geddes Initially I thought this book was a fictionalized version of a legend about a Buddhist monk traveling from Afghanistan to America centuries before the birth of Jesus However it ended up being a travelogue with the author tracing the route of t

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    characters Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas Gary Geddes Ú 3 free read READ Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas Author Gary Geddes THis book did not in my opinion live up to its potential I was looking forward to the story of tracing the route of a 5th century Bhuddist monk from Afghanistan to the AMericas There was very little about the monk 0 due in part to the fact that there is very little written about him but even the travelogue was d

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  • Paperback
  • 400
  • Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas
  • Gary Geddes
  • English
  • 20 April 2019
  • 9781402753442

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read & download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Gary Geddes review Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas 103 Gary Geddes Ú 3 free read C events unfold Along the way Geddes encounters Afghan refugees Pakistani dissidents Tibetan monks Buddhist scholars a KFC outlet in Luoyang mysterious cairns in Haida Gwaii and ghostly remains in Mexico As the Silk Road morphs into superhighways ancient sculptures turn into military targets Geddes glimpses in the collision of past and present history important clues for imagining a workable future . Despite some of the bad reviews of this book I enjoyed it than I thought I would Is it the best book ever written No but it s also not the worstGood read for those who like to travel and travel solo and can appreciate the journey

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read & download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Gary Geddes review Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas 103 Gary Geddes Ú 3 free read Travels this Afghan holy man fled Kabul for China and may have crossed the Pacific to North America 1000 years before Columbus The length and breadth of this expedition and its difficulty would have been amazing enough on its own but Geddes’s trip takes on an added dimension and poignancy due to its timing he reaches Afghanistan one month before September 11 2001 and arrives in China as the tragi. How can anyone travelling through so many fascinating stimulating places produce such a dreary read I purchased it having read the blurb from the Vancouver Sun that the Author joins the ranks of the great travel writers like Bruce Chatwin What a load of cobblers There is no subtle touch of humanity here with his interactions with others and he is totally lacking in self awareness Nor as other commentators see below have commented the slightest ability to organise proper clothing get the opening times for museums right or have any sense of cultural awareness whatsoever his interaction with a Mexican lady at the end of the book typical of his weird judgemental obsessions The writer comes across as a self obsessed self indulgent wealthy white West coaster who leaves a trail of disgusted indigenous peoples behind him Avoid this and purchase Paul Theroux s Riding the Iron Rooster instead believe me you ll thank me for it Say Your Abc With Me reaches Afghanistan one month before September 11 2001 and arrives in China as the tragi. How can anyone travelling through so many fascinating stimulating places produce such a dreary The Outcast Dead read I purchased it having ಅಮ್ಮಾವ್ರ ಗಂಡ read the blurb from the Vancouver Sun that the Author joins the Potato Surprise A Brimstone Preuel ranks of the great travel writers like Bruce Chatwin What a load of cobblers There is no subtle touch of humanity here with his interactions with others and he is totally lacking in self awareness Nor as other commentators see below have commented the slightest ability to organise proper clothing get the opening times for museums Winning The Player right or have any sense of cultural awareness whatsoever his interaction with a Mexican lady at the end of the book typical of his weird judgemental obsessions The writer comes across as a self obsessed self indulgent wealthy white West coaster who leaves a trail of disgusted indigenous peoples behind him Avoid this and purchase Paul Theroux s Riding the Iron Rooster instead believe me you ll thank me for it

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read & download ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú Gary Geddes review Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas 103 Gary Geddes Ú 3 free read From war torn Afghanistan through the snow capped Himalayas and across the burning sands of the Taklamakan desert to a rapidly modernizing China and on to the Central American jungles it seems an impossible journey but one that Gary Geddes eagerly undertook in order to retrace the voyage of the legendary 5th century Buddhist monk Huishen Geddes was long fascinated with stories of Huishen’s life and. I think it was an interesting book but some parts were a bit too much TMI He came across as a randy old goat for some of it and I feel that him putting words into the monk Huisien s mouth especially the randy old goat parts was unnecessary uncalled for and was not respectful to the memory of the monkThe historical parts and his descriptions of the places he traveled to were interesting and I wish he had focused on that Despite all of his research into the past he didn t seem to bother to research the local holidays of the places to which he was traveling and he ended up missing museums and places of historical interest due to poor planning then bureaucratic red tape Which was a shame I also feel that the use of the word impossible in the sub title of the book is hyperbole as both the monk 3000 years ago and the author made the journey Maybe it was used to highlight that the journey is not impossible and that there was transatlantic travel between Asia and the Americas but I think that would be stretching interpretation of the subtitle Final word okay book I wouldn t recommend it but it wasn t horrible