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Memoir recalls journalist’s days as editor of Bangkok newspaper

Newspapering, the Thai way

Barely a decade after he delivered newspapers on his bicycle in Dorchester, Denis Horgan held the lofty titles of editor and publisher at the English-language Bangkok World in Thailand’s capital city. The adventure unfolds in his new memoir “The Bangkok World” (Bluefoot).

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