From the Land of Green Ghosts: A Burmese Odyssey [Audiobook] download free by Pascal Khoo Thwe

From the Land of Green Ghosts: A Burmese Odyssey Audiobook download free by Pascal Khoo Thwe
  • Listen audiobook: From the Land of Green Ghosts: A Burmese Odyssey
  • Author: Pascal Khoo Thwe
  • Release date: 2005/3/21
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780060505233
  • Rating: 7.48 of 10
  • Votes: 89
  • Review by: Keaton Wilt
  • Review rating: 8.19 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/30
  • Duration: 3H47M27S in 256 kbps (60.8 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-05
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WAV, MPEG4, MPEG-4 ALS, MP4, FLAC, MP3, WMA (compression CAB, ISO, ZIP, Z, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 304
  • Includes a PDF summary of 29 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 20M56S (5.8 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: In 1988, Dr. John Casey, a professor visiting Burma, meets a waiter in Mandalay with a passion for the works of James Joyce, and the encounter changes both their lives.Pascal, a member of the Kayan Padaung tribe, was the first member of his community to study English at a university. Within months of his meeting with Dr. Casey, Pascal's world lay in ruins. Burma's military dictatorship forces him to sacrifice his studies, and the regime's brutal armed forces murder his lover. Fleeing to the jungle, he becomes a guerrilla fighter in the life-or-death struggle against the government. In desperation, he writes a letter to the Englishman he met in Mandalay.Miraculously reaching its destination, the letter leads to Pascal's rescue and his enrollment in Cambridge University, where he is the first Burmese tribesman ever to attend.From the Land of Green Ghosts unforgettably evokes the realities of life in modern-day Burma and one man's long journey to freedom despite almost unimaginable odds.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Memoirs, Asian History, Biography: General
  • Download servers: Torrent Downloads, 1337x, Dropbox, Microsoft OneDrive, Hotfile, FileServe, BitShare, MEGA. Compressed in CAB, ISO, ZIP, Z, RAR
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.45 USD
  • Dimensions: 134x204x21mm
  • Weight: 286g
  • Printed by: Not Available
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