By Vincent S. R. Brandt

In 1966 Vincent S. R. Brant lived in Sokp�o, a terrible and remoted South Korean fishing village at the coast of the Yellow Sea, accomplishing social anthropological study. at the moment, the single technique to achieve Sokp�o, except through boat, was once a hour stroll alongside foot paths. This memoir of his stories in a village without electrical energy, operating water, or cell indicates Brandt�s makes an attempt to evolve to a conventional, preindustrial life in a small, virtually thoroughly self-sufficient neighborhood. This brilliant account of his starting to be admiration for an old lifestyle that was once doomed, and that the majority of the villagers themselves despised, illuminates a social international that has virtually thoroughly disappeared.

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