Pdf Free Tao by Aya Goda BY Aya Goda


  • Hardcover
  • 384
  • Tao by Aya Goda
  • Aya Goda
  • English
  • 05 July 2020
  • 9781846270246

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READ Tao by Aya Goda Aya Goda ↠ 0 CHARACTERS CHARACTERS Tao by Aya Goda 100 As protests swirl in the cities and all foreign faces arouse suspicions venturesome young Japanese student Aya Goda travels deep into the interior of China There she falls in with the charismatic and combative wandering painter Cao whose work is initially tolerated by the Chinese authorities and then banned suddenly flipping the c. This was a magical read for me In the late 80s so many young people like Aya were traveling on buses or hitching rides on trucks into the mountains in India and in China up to Ladakh or over the Karakoram highway toward Kashgar from Kathmandu to Tibet across the Friendship Bridge young people from all over the world traveled with heavy backpacks and most probably didn t want to return home all that badly As I read about Aya s incredible journey I became incredibly nostalgic for those youthful days of exploring without money and being so open to people so open to the world I assume young people still have backpacks and are still boarding buses into the mountains I hope so What a great memoir of a particular time though Aya left her peaceful hometown in Japan to open herself to adventure in China only to meet an extraordinary artist named Cao Yong Trying to leave the oppressive country immediately after the Tiananmen massacre the two lovers crisscross China and go back and forth into Tibet several times before at last gaining his visa to leave and move to Japan Wonderfully translated by Alison Watts it doesn t read like a translation at all I am a Japanese translator and was so impressed by Alison Watt s translation Because it is a love story in which the lovers travel from beaches in Sanya on Hainan Island to the big cities of Hong Kong and Beijing and up into the Himalaya to Tibet and Kathmandu the book would make a breathtakingly gorgeous movie More than anything it was the descriptions of Ali and the murals of the kingdom of Guge that I found to be affecting It is such a rarely visited and remote spot I had a copy of Peter van Ham s GORGEOUS coffee table book on the murals Guge Ages of Gold near me as I read Tao One of the things I loved about this memoir is she tells both of their stories so even though Aya didn t travel to Guge or Kathmandu she told his story and those needed up being some of my favorite parts of the book Cao Yong and Aya Goda both have websites and I loved checking out where their talents took them after their romantic adventures in the late 80s Ah the good old days

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READ Tao by Aya Goda Aya Goda ↠ 0 CHARACTERS CHARACTERS Tao by Aya Goda 100 Ouple over onto the wrong side of the law With the police on their tails the pair criss cross the vastnesses of middle China and push up into Tibet where Cao has been trained as a sky burial master By truck and by jalopy biplane and train dodging bandits and bureaucrats alike the pair take a high speed high risk journey through t. It is well written book about amazing people and their story

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READ Tao by Aya Goda Aya Goda ↠ 0 CHARACTERS CHARACTERS Tao by Aya Goda 100 His fast changing country Like some East Asian Cassady and Kerouac Cao and Goda are wild kindred spirits in search of enlightenment and freedom and Goda's prose clear and metallic as a Himalayan stream permits the reader to share their every intrepid step and twist and to taste the tangily different flavors of contemporary China. It took me a little while to get into this one but it was worth persevering A fascinating road travel story about an unsettled time in China Translated to English by Alison Watts Thanks AliI noted in Cao Yong s website it s titled Escape this is presumably the same book Is that the American title


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    Pdf Free Tao by Aya Goda BY Aya Goda This was a magical read for me In the late 80s so many young people—like Aya were traveling on buses or hitching rides on trucks into the mountains in India and in China up to Ladakh or over the Karakoram highway toward Kashgar; from Kathmandu to Tibet across the Friendship Bridge young people from all over th

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    FREE DOWNLOAD ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Aya Goda Aya Goda ↠ 0 CHARACTERS Pdf Free Tao by Aya Goda BY Aya Goda A biography of someone I new nothing of before reading this So enjoyed the discovery

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    Pdf Free Tao by Aya Goda BY Aya Goda It is well written book about amazing people and their story

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    Aya Goda ↠ 0 CHARACTERS FREE DOWNLOAD ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Aya Goda READ Tao by Aya Goda I have to admit that I wasn't really looking forward to reading this book One of my good friends is the translator of the book into English and she sent me a copy from Japan as a gift Although I waited for the perfect time to read it with purpose so I could give her feedback and Alison knows I would be totally honest and would not mince words it isn't my usual taste in reading We need that sometimes though When I belonged to a

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    FREE DOWNLOAD ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Aya Goda Aya Goda ↠ 0 CHARACTERS Pdf Free Tao by Aya Goda BY Aya Goda This is a fascinating read about life in China and Tibet and a dash of Nepal in the mid 1980's I was totally immersed and enjoyed every minute of this story Aya and Cao Young are a great pair and it's fun to follow them on all of their journeys also very heartbreaking sometimes There is just one thing that completely bugs me the author spends the entire book writing about her boyfriendfiancehusband It's all HIS stories and HIS pe

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    FREE DOWNLOAD ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Aya Goda Aya Goda ↠ 0 CHARACTERS READ Tao by Aya Goda It took me a little while to get into this one but it was worth persevering A fascinating road travel story about an unsettled time in China Translated to English by Alison Watts Thanks AliI noted in Cao Yong's website it's titled Escape this is presumably the same book? Is that the American title?

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    READ Tao by Aya Goda Pdf Free Tao by Aya Goda BY Aya Goda Definitely a 5 star travel book Anna thank you SO MUCH for sending this to me

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