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If this book isn't badly written, then why is it still bad?
Where exactly is the dividing line between the cultural expert and the ignorant visitor?
What were German readers looking for in a travel book after World War II?
How was an otherwise good travel book spoiled by too much preaching?
If this is one of the classics of Portuguese literature, why is it such a slow read?