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Copyright 1996 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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This book portrays the Greeks as chauvinistic, self-pitying and superstitious.Published 3 months ago by CAROL MITCH
Let me say at the outset that I know this author and think she's wonderful—funny, perceptive, and a fine writer. Does she have a point of view? She certainly does. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Don Brophy
It was very good to read in preparation for a trip to Greece. I had more understanding of the people and the differences in various regions around Greece. Read morePublished 14 months ago by ardis w koester
A reviewer wrote, "Her year in Athens was clearly too brief a period for her to understand Greeks." Probably true, but would multiple years in Greece improve her perspective? Read morePublished 14 months ago by Robert Montagne
generally self indulgent, but the author occasionally provides surprisingly accurate insights into the greek character and the various quirks of the greek culturePublished 23 months ago by Amazon Customer
The author of this book is extremely literate and articulate, but she spends most of her time talking about herself rather than describing Greece. Read morePublished on June 20, 2013 by Edward Yarborough
I was born and raised n Greece. I like to read books about my birthplace the same way that chefs like to read cookbooks. Read morePublished on January 27, 2013 by Julia QUist