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"It's a real page turner, a treasure trove. Absolutely jam-packed with fascinating facts that really got me thinking." --Margaret Oertig-Davidson, author of Beyond Chocolate
"Everything you wanted to know about Switzerland, and then some. Not just a travel book, Swiss Watching is a no-stone-unturned exploration of what makes (and has made) this enigmatic country tick' --Peter Kerr, author of the Snowball Orange series of five books
"A fascinating book, teeming with facts, figures, and anecdotes which even the Swiss don t know. A journalist, anthropologist and satirist, Diccon Bewes gives us a book that is serious without being academic and funny without ever falling into caricature." --L Hebdo
Posted October 22, 2013
The author was a little too self-absorbed, his humor a little too juvenile, and his progressivism a little too smug for me to care to keep this volume on my shelf.Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.