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Guy Delisle

3.93 of 5 Votes: 2
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Books by Guy Delisle
Crónicas birmanas (2007)
3.96 of 5 Votes: 1
As of yesterday, I knew exactly two things about Burma:1. It is called Myanmar on a lot of maps.2. Rambo liberated the country and brought freedom to its people in the fourth Rambo film [citation needed].I was initially expecting "Burma Chronicles" to fill in some of the missing details, but it's...
Cronache birmane (2007)
3.96 of 5 Votes: 2
I really enjoyed this. I was a little hestiant because I read his North Korea book last year, and whilst I did like it, it was interesting etc there was also something a bit arrogant and dismissive of the North Koreans in it that had a slight arsehole alarm bell ringing. So I was a tiny bit appre...
Aufzeichnungen Aus Birma (2007)
3.96 of 5 Votes: 3
I really like the drawing style, so minimalistic, so cute, yet so full of small details. And I love the slightly ironic way of the mono- and dialogues, and I like the way the book consists of little events and pieces and not of a single one long story. This all makes it so realistic. Since I'm go...
Burma Chronicles. Guy Delisle (2007)
3.96 of 5 Votes: 1
The third of Guy Delisle's travelogues differ from the two first in several ways. He is no longer travelling alone instead he is accompanying his wife, who works for Doctors without borders (MSF in French). They have a kid thanks to whom Delisle gets to meet both other expats and local people. Al...
Burma Chronicles (2007)
3.96 of 5 Votes: 2
I really liked getting a glimpse of Burma here, or what it's like to be a foreigner in Burma, but after a while I think I wanted this to be more than what it was. Mostly, I wish we were following his wife Nadège as she made her MSF rounds. Maybe it's just from the nature of her job, but she seeme...
Crónicas de Jerusalén (2008)
4.14 of 5 Votes: 4
V ideálnom prípade by túto knihu mali čítať ľudia, ktorí o Izraeli nič nevedia a niečo vedieť chcú alebo sa tam nejakým nedopatrením ocitli. Delisleho rozprávač je totiž ignorant, ktorého sklamané očakávania, údiv a niekedy príliš hlúpe otázky a poznámky by takými nemuseli byť, ak by si pred tým ...
Cronache di Gerusalemme (2008)
4.14 of 5 Votes: 2
Fantastic. From the handful of negative reviews I gather this isn't a book for people who can't cope with a sketch of Israel in anything but the most flattering light, but as someone at a long geographical and ideological remove, the book reads as advertised: the travelogue of a curious, good-nat...
Chroniques de Jérusalem (2008)
4.14 of 5 Votes: 3
Le résumé :Guy Delisle est un auteur de bande-dessinées. À travers ce roman graphique autobiographique, il nous fait découvrir son quotidien en Israël, où sa femme, médecin sans frontière, a été envoyée pour une mission d’un an. Il partage son temps entre ses deux enfants qu’il doit occuper et am...
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