New PDF release: Grand Centaur Station: Unruly Living With the New Nomads of

By Larry Frolick

With the bleak decision of an unrepentant rocker, Larry Frolick units off on a 12,000-mile trek throughout important Asia, brooding over the destiny of its misplaced civilizations. From Kiev, Crimean Tartary, and Moscow, in the course of the nomadic homelands of Uzbekistan, Kyrgizstan, Tien-Shan, and eventually into far away Mongolia and Siberia, he explores a continent near to a meltdown, an odd international lit harshly by way of the purple afterglow of the Soviet cave in.

His bright account opens the door to a crowd of not going strangers: Mafiosi flatheads, salt-mine campers, fractious archaeologists, a conceptual artist who makes use of clean corpses in his window screens, the final of 3 Romanov princesses, a clumsy chinese language undercover agent, a constant Uzbek glottal probologist, disgruntled e mail swains – and certainly, Larissa, the moody Eurasian attractiveness who “just stepped out of a unique in her impossibly pointy Italian shoes.” With gleeful wit and a steely eye for element, Frolick transports the reader to an international inhabited by means of a humans burning with hope for anything new to happen.

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