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By Brian M. Schwartz

This actually is a gem of clever go back and forth -- of having past the vacationer websites and into the guts and soul of the area. He lives in Tulsa okay nowadays and writes eating place reports. yet he basically has a way more thorough realizing of the realm than such a lot folks. This e-book is a valuable learn in case you really need to appreciate the world's middle.

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The It had Bombay's older part of alien rootlessness town has charm, and of which lead to the huge, ornate Jama mosque know to go tradi- bright banners draped across crowded, narrow streets, there. I stayed in Connaught Place, — but whose I did not dirty white colonnades and endless shopping arcades recall the sooty and unpleasant parts of London. I met a lawyer from Colorado named of those rare from them. visitors to India We who Ron Margolis. He was one talked with Indians and learned paid a call on a family he knew.

New unsafe to walk Most of the York, at night. S. embassy, which then was on the downtown office building. It was barely seven o'clock, and the place was deserted except for the marine guard. He weltop floor of a comed me with a steaming mug of instant coffee. He knew all about me; when he showed me the morning papers, I realized that a lot of other people had heard about me as well. The "Uganda crisis," as the 2 A WORLD OF VILLAGES 4 New York Times called it, was front-page news that morning and had been all week; that day's papers reported me missing in Uganda.

I had not slept well; that night I was jittery and afraid, suffering the emotional hangover that often comes in the "Neither, My A Hostage in Amin wake of Uganda 2 5 Surf and sunshine and palm trees are American clanger. symbols of *s and tranquillity, An Englishwoman Nairobi Standard gave Of naturally gravitated in their direction. I me a ride; she course I had seen my photo pretended not to care — I in the knew it would be vulgar to crave notoriety, especially of such an ephemeral but I was secretly pleased.

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