My Shangri-La by Sally Swope

By Sally Swope

Sally Swope has had an curiosity in Asia for 40 years and he or she had an overpowering ardour to determine Asia. She took a variety of journeys to Asia within the mid-1980s and early Nineteen Nineties. She wrote approximately what her so much for plenty of guides. In My Shangri-La, you are going to examine the Hungry Ghosts competition in Bali, the nice mom pageant in India, the most important temple in Asia, Angkor Wat, in Cambodia, and the primitive Dani tribe in Irian Jaya.

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