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Then he spent some time in Singapur and in came back to Poland.

Sleepless in Tokyo

And maybe get to know them, which has nothing to do with any factual knowledge about them. Author Behind scenes Books Contact.

Tokio described by Bruczkowski contradicts all of stereotypes concerning this city.

The author uses an approach that is purposefully specific and subjective. I had a feeling for a while that either I was sitting once in the head of the author or he used to sit in mine without me knowing about it.

The book can be read on many levels. I simply spent there the most happy years of my life and my book is based on these particular memories and experience.

Our intrepid hero, Martin, a Canadian of Polish descent who lived in Tokyo for 10 years, takes us by the hand, and with his Irish sidekick, Sean, leads us through the wonders of this fascinating place — not the bruczkowki that most people are familiar with, not the economic miracle and the bright lights — no, he takes us through a far quirkier, but at the same time far more brucxkowski, land of wonky beer machines on hot sultry nights in downtown Tokyo.


Above all, the book is extremely funny and at times moving, with plenty of dialogue, lively, fast-moving action accompanied by many photos and graphics that add to the feeling of realism. I want to wait with writing diaries until because toklo the publisher may fit printing it in with my obituary briczkowski, what is well known, considerably influences the sale.

It is part cultural guide, part anthropological tract, guiding us through the mass of Japanese uniqueness and showing that, in fact, we are all just, well, people — and part modern day Don Quixote, discoursing on issues of the day. They go there to meet them.

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Or maybe it was just a change in mentality and the fact that I think like the author has no connection neither with me, nor with the author, but with things that surround the author and me.

The simple old rule to speak loud and slowly performs well in the whole world, in tokuo. Or maybe all of it? At the same time, the backdrop of the Japanese Archipelago is just a pretext, a context both obvious and nearly transparent.

To do it I should have been studied that culture thoroughly for many years at first bruczkowxki I have never been doing it. It is a silent presence, but all the more meaningful; one worth experiencing, if only to eventually agree — or disagree — with the author. He combines an autobiographical motive with literary bruczkowzki in a free, but successful and attractive manner. Maybe, as a matter of fact, that is what globalisation is about. I could never understood what kinds of intellectual entertainments are hidden in passion for tagging.


Just after that my son asked me how many languages I actually know and tokjo woman felt urge to know if I speak Czech. It also reminded me that countess who, when asked if she speeks Chinese, answered: He studied there, taught English, worked, ran a company for ten years.

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He also got to know something about him: Thanks to Bruxzkowski search Tkio have also found that he had some problems with palmtop and that he was selling cheap! Here is a book that takes the reader on a special journey through modern Japan.

Journals Showcase Witryna Czasopism. A companion, a report, a reportage, a fictionalized documentary or a diary? The result is an insightful vision of Japan, a country where numerous foreigners undertake individual struggles with the surrounding reality and experience adventures, some funny, some moving.

Those I met in Sydney were chairpersons of big non-governmental organisations or university lecturers. It has two covers and a few hundred pages between so this tag, I suppose, is factually unquestionable? Facts about Japan are never presented in a descriptive form — they are discovered through the adventures of the protagonist and his friends, or in conversations with other characters, both foreigners and Japanese.

However many volumes on Japan they may have collected, this book will show them a different aspect of the country and will shake many established views on the subject. Maybe a telepathic contact with the author