The Resource A geek in Thailand : discovering the land of golden buddhas, pad Thai and kickboxing, Jody Houton

A geek in Thailand : discovering the land of golden buddhas, pad Thai and kickboxing, Jody Houton

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A geek in Thailand : discovering the land of golden buddhas, pad Thai and kickboxing
Title
A geek in Thailand
Title remainder
discovering the land of golden buddhas, pad Thai and kickboxing
Statement of responsibility
Jody Houton
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A Geek in Thailand is a lighthearted look at Thailand from a young foreign visitor and resident's perspective. This alternative guide to Thailand offers a smart and concise take on Thai culture, entertainment, daily life--covering all the classics--but also revealing the path less traveled. In short articles accompanied by sidebars and numerous, colorful photographs, it paints a revealing picture of Asia's most popular travel destination. A Geek in Thailand is for the holidaymakers who visit for two weeks every year and have a desire to learn about the culture, but are struggling to know where to begin. Sections on the food, drink, social scene, music, film and everyday Thai life are sure to appeal to them. It is also for those who wish to move to Thailand on a more permanent basis as it contains helpful information regarding purchasing property, setting up a company and applying for visas and work permits. Chapters on the Thai character and cultural dos and don'ts and faux pas will allow the reader to go beyond the Thai smile. Sections on politics, history, economy and the unique relationship between the Thai Nation, Religion and Monarchy will also be of interest to those who wish to delve into a deeper understanding of Thailand
Cataloging source
TRACS
Dewey number
915.9304
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS566.2
LC item number
.H68 2016
Literary form
non fiction
A geek in Thailand : discovering the land of golden buddhas, pad Thai and kickboxing, Jody Houton
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A geek in Thailand : discovering the land of golden buddhas, pad Thai and kickboxing, Jody Houton
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn925518363
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Dimensions
26 cm
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Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9780804844482
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015949992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)925518363

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