Lapidarium has ratings and 4 reviews. Puella Sole said: Da se ne lažemo, ovo nije knjiga koja se čita bez ispuštanja, jer je prilično teško da vam ni. Lapidarium III [Ryszard Kapuscinski] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. LAPIDARIUM IV [KAPUSCINSKI RYSZARD] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Author: Kajigore Dotaxe
Country: Luxembourg
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Business
Published (Last): 26 June 2008
Pages: 33
PDF File Size: 6.53 Mb
ePub File Size: 5.22 Mb
ISBN: 750-8-64648-541-5
Downloads: 69362
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tygorisar

To ask other readers questions about Lapidariumplease sign up.

Ryszard Kapuscinski – Lapidarium

But he was after all a peculiar genius with no modern equivalent, except possibly Kafka. Archived from the original on March 23, He never got that Angola out of his mind, and when we met in London in he wanted mainly to talk about another book from that period, the Portuguese soldier Antonio Lobo Antunes’s South of Nowhere, which he thought was wonderful.

He was vocal denouncing manipulations and ignorace of big media. Retrieved November 13, Retrieved January 4, Andrzej Kapusxinski rated it really liked it Mar 23, He and his employers had no money, but he kapuscniski a deal maker who often had the contacts to help other journalists who did have the money to hire planes, and thus both arrived at the scene of the latest drama.



Ryszard Kapuściński

It would not be considered a reasonable defence of such a book to say that it did not matter whether it was true or not because it was really intended, not as a book about Poland, but as an allegorical account of events in imperial Ethiopia.

They are about his books.

When it appeared in English translation in it received an immediate critical success. Retrieved March 27, I still think his books are wonderful and precious. And if your prime years in the field were largely confined to the Cold Warbest kapuscinsii present yourself as an eternal sage on the subject.

No trivia or quizzes yet.

Ryszard Kapuscinski

Kamila rated it really liked it Mar 13, He spoke always about the importance of reportage, and delivered stinging attacks on news as a commodity, and on the flying “special correspondents” who report on instant drama without context or follow up. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The New York Review of Books. Archived from the original on August 11, When he finally returned to Poland, he had lived through twenty-seven revolutions and coups, been jailed 40 times and survived four death sentences.

Los Angeles Times Books. Open Preview See a Problem? He described his escape to Bujumbura and subsequent arrest in the book The Soccer War.


This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Poland’s Giant of Reportage is Dead”. He was easy to work with, amiably helpful and, I think, the whole cast enjoyed his reassuring presence.

Der beste Reporter der Welt”. In and he went to Ethiopia. He returned via Afghanistan where he was detained at the airport in Kabul and Moscow. Maria rated it liked it Jun 01, Beginning with that journey to India undertaken at the age of 24, he travelled across the developing world reporting on wars, coups and revolutions in AfricaAsiaand Latin America.

He received many awards and was considered a candidate for the Nobel Prize for Literature. Monika Mokrzycka-Pokora August The book’s story had a special meaning that was not lost on the people of Poland, laidarium as dissent against the PZPR was taking root. What we can’t figure out is how to reduce it in practical terms.

Philipp rated it really liked it Feb 12,