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I wish I'd discovered this fascinating book sooner. That said, it's as relevant as the day it was published...maybe more so. Ms. Read morePublished on July 16, 2010 by Nelson Aspen
I've recommended this book to so many people, I should just buy a case of copies! Elinor Burkett manages to shed her Westerner's eyes and observe these cultures in an unbiased... Read morePublished on July 5, 2009 by L. McCall
Elinor Burkett's account of her travels in Central Asia is vibrant, quirky, and fascinating. I especially admire her courage in traveling to a region not well known to most... Read morePublished on February 15, 2007 by P. Mumford
If Ms. Burkett's light-weight, self-important book is an example of the type of journalism she presented to her students in Kyrgyzstan they deserve their money back. Read morePublished on February 8, 2006 by Pen Name
I picked up this book on a whim when I saw it under the "new non-fiction" at my library. And I'm glad I did. Read morePublished on July 16, 2005 by Victory Silvers
Just finished Elinor Burkett's So Many Enemies, So Little Time.
I liked it a lot. It's really a Marco Polo travel diary for today. Read more
I tend to agree with "A lot of Intellect, Little Heart." I know Burkett went to Kyrgyzstan with the idea of teaching, but all good teachers learn from their students, and Burkett... Read morePublished on November 3, 2004 by Reader
I found this book fascinating for the insights it gave me into parts of the world I know very little about. Read morePublished on September 20, 2004 by Marsha