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Download Book ↠ To Benin and Back Ç Short Stories ´ Dcmdirect ´ [Download] ➸ To Benin and Back: Short Stories, Essays, and Reflections About Life in Benin as a Peace Corps Volunteer and the Subsequent Readjustment Process. ➽ Chris Starace – Dcmdirect.co.uk Just out of college Eating strong relationships with the people led him to appreciate numerous aspects of Benin while many outsiders are unable to see past its shortcomings To Benin and Back recounts a variety of uniue experiences from an insider's perspective such as living in a remote village exploring the regional market harrowing bush taxi rides odd encounters with Voodoo having a strange illness diagnosed by a very imaginativ It is a pretty rare event when both my wife and I become engrossed in a book simultaneously I on the Kindle and her with the printed copy but this was one Mr Starace has written a highly enlightening and entertaining book It is filled with detailed stories that are at turns insightful humorous and thought provoking I have traveled extensively in my career but this is the type of cross cultural experience that we should all hope to have at some point yet few of us ever achieve as business travelers and tourists Excellent

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Just out of college seeking the adventure of his life and an opportunity to do good Chris Starace joined the Peace Corps and was sent to Benin West Africa for two years from 1995 to 1997 The challenge was great and he was pushed to the limit in adapting to a starkly different culture while living on a meager 6 a day He made many discoveries about himself as well as an exotic land Delving into the culture and cr This is a great book I am preparing to go to Benin and a Peace Corps volunteer and I am so happy I found it I read other reviews and some say that Chris seems narcissistichey guys did you notice this book is like a memoir with diary entries? I think that being said it is obvious why the book is from his personal point of view and experienceRead this book There is so much heart and Chris is honest about his experience I look forward to using this book over the next two years and beyond

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To Benin and Back Short Stories Essays and Reflections About Life in Benin as a Peace Corps Volunteer and the Subsequent Readjustment Process E traditional healer being stuck in a sandstorm in the Sahara desert and humorous anecdotes about adapting to the Beninese culture insects snakes domestic animals and children When he returned to the United States he was forced to reevaluate his own culture while dealing with severe reverse culture shock Traveling back to Benin seven years later allowed him relive reexamine and assess his long term contribution simply written easy to read;