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Consul in paradise

William Alfred Rae Wood

Consul in paradise

sixty-nine years in Siam

by William Alfred Rae Wood

  • 307 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Souvenir Press in [London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand
    • Subjects:
    • Diplomats -- Correspondence, reminiscences, etc,
    • Thailand -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] W. A. R. Wood.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS568 .W6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 175p.
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5979093M
      LC Control Number66006933
      OCLC/WorldCa284264

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Consul in Paradise book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. he was working as a British consul in Chiangmai, a province in the north of Thailand.

Later, I sometime came across his A History of Siam () and Consul in Paradise: Sixty-Nine Years in Siam () but I still didn't have any motive to find them to read/5. Thus begins one of the most enjoyable books Consul in paradise book written in English about Thailand: WAR Wood's "Consul in Paradise," subtitled "Sixty-Nine Years in Siam." Published first in England inthis is one of three books that I am aware of written by William Alfred Rae Wood.

His "History of Siam," published inwas a standard reference on Cited by: 2. Consul in Paradise describes a life full of interest, and Consul in paradise book world that is now long past.

Embracing all of Siamese life, we discover a racing stable with just one pony and Siam expertise in beetle fighting, the Siamese language and etiquette, and the nuances between the mountain tribes. It relates a distant period of diplomacy, a time when Wood /5(3). Genre/Form: Personal correspondence Correspondence: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wood, William Alfred Rae, Consul in paradise.

[London] Souvenir Press []. Paradise is a novel by Toni Morrison, and her first since winning the Nobel Prize in Literature in According to the author, Paradise completes a "trilogy" that begins with Beloved () and includes Jazz ().

Paradise was chosen as an Oprah's Book Club selection for January Morrison wanted to call the novel War but was overridden by her Author: Toni Morrison. “Consul in Paradise” by W.A.R. Wood: A Book Review. by Mike Springate.

There are certain books – “Wind in the Willows” comes to mind – which float effortlessly and forever on the sea of their time, and immerse us in it. Consul in Paradise is such a book – written, originally, before WW2, about Thailand as she was.

Forget today’s. Consul in Paradise describes a life full of interest, and a world that is now long past. Embracing all of Siamese life we discover a racing stable with just one pony and Siam expertise in beetle fighting, the Siamese language and etiquette, and the nuances between the mountain tribes.

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Consul in Paradise: Sixty-nine Years in Siam (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Consul in Paradise: Sixty-nine Years in Siam. Author. Wood, W.A.R. Publisher. Souvenir Press.

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