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  • Imperium
    Imperium (Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    Features a report on the life and death of the Soviet superpower, from the entrance of Soviet troops into the author's hometown in Poland in 1939, through his journey across Siberia and the republics of Central Asia, to his wanderings over the vast Soviet lands in the years of the USSR's decline and disintegration in 1991.

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  • The Other
    The Other (English, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    Offers a look at the Western idea of the Other - the non-European or non-American. Looking at this concept through the lens of the author's own encounters in Africa, Asia and Latin America, this title traces how the West has understood the Other from classical times to colonialism, from the age of enlightenment to the postmodern global village.

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  • The Emperor
    The Emperor (English, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    After the deposition of Haile Selassie in 1974, which ended the ancient rule of the Abyssinian monarchy, Ryszard Kapuscinski travelled to Ethiopia and sought out surviving courtiers to tell their stories. This work depicts the lavish, corrupt world they had known - from the rituals, hierarchies and intrigues at court to the vagaries of a ruler.

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  • Travels with Herodotus
    Travels with Herodotus (English, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    Records how the author set out on his first forays to India, China and Africa with the great Greek historian constantly in his pocket. The author sees Louis Armstrong in Khartoum, visits Dar-es-Salaam, arrives in Algiers in time for a coup when nothing seems to happen (but he sees the Mediterranean for the first time).

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  • Shah of Shahs
    Shah of Shahs (English, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    Depicting the final years of the Shah in Iran, this book offers a meditation on the nature of revolution and the devastating results of fear. It describes the tyrannical monarch, who, despite his cruel oppression of the Iranian people, sees himself as the father of a nation, who can turn a backward country into a great power.

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  • Imperium
    Imperium (German, Hardback) Ryszard Kapuscinski $31.70
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  • Travels with Herodotus
    Travels with Herodotus (English, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    The acclaimed Polish journalist describes his earliest odysseys into the world beyond the Iron Curtain, detailing his journeys of discovery to China, India, Iran, Africa, and beyond, accompanied by a volume of Herodotus, a gift from his first boss. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.

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  • Meine Reisen mit Herodot
    Meine Reisen mit Herodot (German, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    Schon immer war er von ihm fasziniert. Und bis heute ist er für ihn der Größte. Wann und wohin auch immer Ryszard Kapuscinski unterwegs war - Herodot war dabei. Anfangs war es gar nicht so leicht, an ein Exemplar von dessen Historien zu kommen - denn in Polen gab es keine Übersetzung davon. Und als die fertig vorlag, durfte sie nicht gedruckt werden: Stalin lag im Sterben, und das...

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  • In Viaggio Con Erodoto
    In Viaggio Con Erodoto (Italian, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    Il giornalista polacco ripercorre le proprie vicende, raccontando retroscena finora ignorati delle sue storie: dall'infanzia povera a quando, fresco laureato, venne mandato allo sbaraglio prima in India e poi in Cina, senza conoscere niente di quei paesi. Ci rivela le difficolt

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  • Le Shah
    Le Shah (French, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski $16.10
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  • Le Negus
    Le Negus (French, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski $15.61
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  • The Shadow of the Sun
    The Shadow of the Sun (English, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    Creates an account of post-colonial Africa seen at once as a whole and as a location that wholly defies generalised explanations. This book gives a sustained meditation on themosaic of peoples and practices we call 'Africa', and an impassioned attempt to come to terms with humanity itself as it struggles to escape from foreign domination.

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  • I Wrote Stone: The Selected Poetry of Ryszard Kapuscinski
    I Wrote Stone: The Selected Poetry of Ryszard Kapuscinski (English, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    The best of Kapuscinski's published poems, offered for the first time in English.

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  • Der Andere
    Der Andere (German, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    Als "besten Reporter der Welt" würdigte Spiegel online Ryszard Kapuscinski nach seinem Tod im Januar 2007. Seine Bücher wie König der Könige und Meine Reisen mit Herodot gehören inzwischen zum Kanon der Weltliteratur. Die Vorlesungen, die Kapuscinski im Jahr 2004 am Wiener Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen hielt, waren noch einmal seinem großen Thema gewidmet: der Begegnung mit...

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  • Another Day of Life
    Another Day of Life (English, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    In 1975 Kapuscinski flew into Luanda in Angola, to cover the murderous civil war that had broken out after independence. This book is a record of his experiences there, of a city and a country that seemed, for a prolonged period, to have taken leave of the world, to enter a nightmare of anarchy.

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  • Ebene
    Ebene (French, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    Literatura popularna w jezyku francuskim przeznaczona do utrwalania nauki jezyka.

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  • Soccer War
    Soccer War (Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    In 1964, renowned reporter Ryszard Kapuscinski was appointed by the Polish Press Agency as its only foreign correspondent. He befriended Che Guevara in Bolivia, Salvador Allende in Chile and Patrice Lumumba in the Congo. This title is Kapuscinski's story, his eyewitness account of the emergence of the Third World.

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  • Il n'y aura pas de paradis (French, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    Literatura popularna w jezyku francuskim przeznaczona do utrwalania nauki jezyka.

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  • Another Day of Life
    Another Day of Life (English, Paperback) Ryszard Kapuscinski

    In 1975, Angola was tumbling into pandemonium; everyone who could was packing crates, desperate to abandon the beleaguered colony. With his trademark bravura, Ryszard Kapuscinski went the other way, begging his was from Lisbon and comfort to Luanda?once famed as Africa's Rio de Janeiro?and chaos.Angola, a slave colony later given over to mining and plantations, was a promised land for generations...

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