Issue - August 2008



August 2008
Editorial

In this month’s issue Barbara Walter interviews El Alcolero; Hanna Redknap tells us about the next Pan-American Robert Moot for scouts in Bolivia; Perry King has news from Casa de la Alegría; and Walter Sánchez presents a unique article from the Archaeological Museum...read more...

August 2008

Editorial

In this month’s issue Barbara Walter interviews El Alcolero; Hanna Redknap tells us about the next Pan-American Robert Moot for scouts in Bolivia; Perry King has news from Casa de la Alegría; and Walter Sánchez presents a unique article from the Archaeological Museum.

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Ximena Noya
Editor

El Alcoholero

In Cochabamba almost everyone knows the famous taxi driver “El Alcoholero”. For more than forty years now he has taken his clients home safely even when they are drunk and he knows countless addresses by heart. Having read some articles about him, I wanted to get to know this local legend and talk to him about his life...

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