Burma Chronicles

Burma Chronicles

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THE POPULAR TRAVELOGUE NOW IN PAPERBACKFrom the author of "Pyongyang: A Journey in North Korea" and "Shenzhen: A Travelogue from China" comes "Burma Chronicles," an informative look at a country that uses concealment and isolation as social control. It is drawn with Guy Delisle's minimal line, interspersed with wordless vignettes and moments of his distinctive slapstick humor.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 150 x 214 x 20mm | 408.23g
  • United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • black & white illustrations, maps
  • 177046025X
  • 9781770460256
  • 43,437

Review quote

“Drawn with charming simplicity and brio, the book mixes traditional travelogue with glimmers of the unexpected.” —"The New Yorker "show more

About Guy Delisle

GUY DELISLE spent a decade working in animation in Europe and Asia. In 2005 2006, he accompanied his wife, an administrator for Doctors Without Borders, on a fourteen-month posting in Burma. He is currently working on a graphic novel about a year spent in Jerusalem."show more

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7,019 ratings
3.96 out of 5 stars
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4 45% (3,175)
3 22% (1,556)
2 4% (258)
1 1% (45)
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