The Fruit Palace download free [PDF and Ebook] by Charles Nicholl

The Fruit Palace download free [PDF and Ebook] by Charles Nicholl year 1998
  • Book name: The Fruit Palace
  • Author: Charles Nicholl
  • Release date: 1998/12/28
  • Publisher: VINTAGE PUBLISHING
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780099274049
  • Rating: 7.13 of 10
  • Votes: 380
  • Review by: Brianna Herring
  • Review rating: 8.86 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/18
  • Total pages: 336
  • Includes a PDF summary of 27 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Charles Nicholl is on a quest for 'The Great Cocaine Story'. The time is the early eighties and the place - Colombia. The Fruit Palace is a little whitewashed cafe that legally dispenses tropical fruit juices, has another purpose as the meeting place for a variety of black market activities and the place where Nicholl unwittingly begins his quest. Nicholl relates his story with irrepressible energy and vividness as he careens from shantytowns and waterfront barrios to steamy jungle villages and slaughterhouses. He survives fever, earthquake, and discovery by a dealer who threatens to 'check his oil' with a knife. And he emerges with a triumphant piece of travel writing which is also a comic extravaganza.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 18H45M36S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: True Crime Biographies, True Crime Books, Travel Writing
  • Available formats: RB, EPUB, WORD, GIF, OEB, PDF, DOC, TXT. Compressed in TGZ, LZO, ZIP, RAR, CAB
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 12.73 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x21mm
  • Weight: 234g
  • Printed by: VINTAGE
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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