By Vincent S. R. Brandt
In 1966 Vincent S. R. Brant lived in Sokp�o, a negative and remoted South Korean fishing village at the coast of the Yellow Sea, accomplishing social anthropological learn. at the moment, the single strategy to succeed in Sokp�o, except by way of boat, used to be a hour stroll alongside foot paths. This memoir of his reviews in a village without electrical energy, working water, or cellphone exhibits Brandt�s makes an attempt to evolve to a standard, preindustrial lifestyles in a small, nearly thoroughly self-sufficient group. This bright account of his growing to be admiration for an historic lifestyle that used to be doomed, and that the majority of the villagers themselves despised, illuminates a social global that has virtually thoroughly disappeared.
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An Affair with Korea: Memories of South Korea in the 1960s (Center For Korea Studies Publications) by Vincent S. R. Brandt