Bertil Lintner is a Swedish journalist living in Thailand. He has reported on since the early 1980s. Bertil has written ten books and numerous articles on Asian current affairs and organised crime. Although blacklisted by the Burmese Junta in 1989, he remains one of the best-informed observers and sharpest critics on Burmese politics. Bertil tells the Browser which books to pick about Burma for a good introduction to an ethnically diverse country.