Notes From A Big Country

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Anchor Canada
ISBN: 038567452X
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So firm was he, in fact, that gathered here are nineteen months' worth of his popular columns about the strangest of phenomena -- the American way of life.Whether discussing the dazzling efficiency of the garbage disposal unit, the mind ...

Notes From A Big Country

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 140909572X
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Bill Bryson has the rare knack of being out of his depth wherever he goes - even (perhaps especially) in the land of his birth.

Bill Bryson The Complete Notes

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0552776238
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After nearly two decades in Britain, when Bryson took the decision to move Mrs Bryson, little Jimmy et al. back to the States, he made one last valedictory tour around old Blighty, resulting in Notes from a Small Island, a heartfelt eulogy ...

Notes From A Small Island

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062417436
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Before New York Times bestselling author Bill Bryson wrote The Road to Little Dribbling, he took this delightfully irreverent jaunt around the unparalleled floating nation of Great Britain, which has produced zebra crossings, Shakespeare, ...

Made In America

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 140909569X
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In Made in America, Bryson tells the story of how American arose out of the English language, and along the way, de-mythologizes his native land - explaining how a dusty desert hamlet with neither woods nor holly became Hollywood, how the ...

Neither Here Nor There

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062417428
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In the early seventies, Bill Bryson backpacked across Europe—in search of enlightenment, beer, and women.

Down Under

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1784161837
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In fact, Australia has more things that can kill you in a very nasty way than anywhere else. Ignoring such dangers - and yet curiously obsessed by them - Bill Bryson journeyed to Australia and promptly fell in love with the country.

Bill Bryson S View Both Of Great Britain And The United States Of America In Notes From A Small Island And Notes From A Big Country

Author: M. A. Baum
Publisher: GRIN Verlag
ISBN: 3640284283
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Seminar paper from the year 2007 in the subject American Studies - Literature, grade: 3,0, University of Marburg (Institut fur Anglistik und Amerikanistik), course: Transatlantic Stereotyping - Views From / About Both Sides of the Ocean, 46 ...