Bali: Isle of Light PDF ePub eBook

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Bali: Isle of Light free pdf More than 160 colour photographs and an evocative text paint a luminous picture of this enthralling isle, with its unique blend of ancient animism and Hinduism. How Bali and its people came about is a story rooted as much in historical facts as it is in myths and legends. This captivating book is comprised of six illuminating sections, each emphasising a different theme or focus: Birth of Bali (history, geography, location)- The Urban Landscape (urban scenes of Bali)- Trouble in Paradise (Bombings and recovery)- Spa Culture (Spas and Resorts)- Life Amid the Rice Terraces (village life, rites of passage)- Mystical Bali (offerings, religious festivals)- All of Bali's a Stage (music and dance)- and Art and Life Intertwined (arts, crafts and architecture). A final section presents a selection of paintings by Bali artists.

About Tan Chung Lee

Tan Chung Lee is a travel writer who has contributed to many regional and international travel magazines. She has won several international awards for travel writing, including a PATA Gold Award for Best Magazine Story and the Koala Award 1991 for 'Best Travel Writer - Regional'. She has also written books about Mexico, Sarawak and Finland.

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Author : Tan Chung Lee
Publisher : Times Editions
Data Published : 01 April 2006
ISBN : 9812610766
EAN : 9789812610768
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 144 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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