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.

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, ...

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 My Travels

Author: Angelina Jolie
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416592013
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Here are her revelations of joy and warmth amid utter destitution...compelling snapshots of courageous and inspiring people for whom survival is their daily workŠand candid notes from a unique pilgrimage that completely changed the actress ...

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 ...

The Big Sort

Author: Bill Bishop
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547525192
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How this came to be, and its dire implications for our country, is the subject of this ground-breaking work. In The Big Sort, Bishop has taken his analysis to a new level.

The Big Sky

Author: Alfred Bertram Guthrie
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618154630
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Relates the adventures of Boone Caudill, a mountain man in the American West of the mid-nineteenth century.

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.