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If you want to learn about Moldova, look elsewhere - or at least read other books as well.
What really impressed me about this book, though, was his ability to hide the denouement until the very last moment.
And whoever loses the bet will have to strip naked in London and sing the Moldova's national anthem.
Though the author is amusing, I was more taken with his attitudes regarding life and it made me examine more closely my attitude.Published 2 months ago by Angela
Being a Romanian, the sister country of Moldova it was enlightening how a foreigner view the problema of the Moldovan Republic, problems which my country faced in the day. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Bogdan Jianu
great book already completed it will read more by that author soon reccommend to others as excellent reading choice author is fantastic i have read some of his other titlesPublished 20 months ago by barbara206
Why haven't I heard of this guy before? He seems to me like a British Dave Barry or Bill Bryson. I'm talking snort-out-loud, make-the-bed-jiggle kind of funny. Read morePublished on November 12, 2010 by C. P. Anderson
A disappointing and tedious read. Tony Hawks clearly considers himself an extremely funny guy, but he comes across as arrogant and condescending, and occasionally mean-spirited as... Read morePublished on May 2, 2010 by Violet Adamson
That's exactly what this book was for me. I was born in Moldova and spent 25 years there, including the 1999 when Tony visited. Read morePublished on February 10, 2010 by Marianna Taralunga
This book was an wonderful discovery for me. I enjoyed it on many levels. As a travel book. As a humor book. As a human book. Read morePublished on May 16, 2009 by newinfinity
If the Moldovan football team may not reach notoriety on the playing field, it certainly reaches notoriety on the tennis court. Read morePublished on June 13, 2008 by Corneliu Marian
Highly amusing sports journalism, if you want to call it that, not to mention a travelogue.
A writer, who also happens to be your A-grade pennant sort of standard type... Read more