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By Nick Ray, Iain Stewart, Brett Atkinson, Peter Dragicevich

“Blessed with a wonderful beach, emerald-green mountains, breathtaking nationwide parks, dynamic towns, amazing cultural curiosity and one of many world’s most sensible cuisines, Vietnam has it all.” – Iain Stewart, Lonely Planet Writer

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Inside This Book…

3444km of wonderful coastline
24 weeks of in-depth research
504 bottles of bia hoi consumed
168 bowls of noodles eaten
Inspirational photos
In-depth background
Pull-out urban map
Angkor Wat illustrated highlight
Comprehensive making plans tools
At-a-glance useful details

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Special tulis pieces are always boxed or wrapped individually, while yardage goods are normally rolled on tubes. • Let us now look at the spectacular works of art created in the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries by this intricate process. Here is a visual archive of the geographic and historic forces that have pressed upon Java for centuries. Batik was recast by the coastal Javanese eye into a vibrant cloth with a diverse artistic vocabulary. The following pages chronicle some of the finest examples.

More than a fine art, At the kraton of Yogyakarta in Wooden puppets, wayang central Java, courtiers bring golek, involve no shadows the Sultan his tea twice a day contrary to leather puppets, from a pavilion especially huilt although their stories are sim Har.

In this city dwell very many noblemen who do great trade in the buying and selling of silk . . cotton cloth, and also pieces of cloth which they wear on their bodies, some of which are made there. They have ships that they call junks, which . . are laden with pepper and taken to Bali, and they exchange it for pieces of simple cotton cloth, for they are made there in quantity, and when they have exchanged their pepper there for that cloth, they carry the same . . to other surrounding islands .

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