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Notes from a small island

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: London : Black Swan, 1996, ©1995.
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After nearly two decades in Britain, Bill Bryson took the decision to move back to the States for a few years, to let his kids experience life in another country, to give his wife the chance to shop until 10 p.m. seven nights a week, and, most of all, because he had read that 3.7 million Americans believed that they had been abducted by aliens at one time or another, and it was thus clear to him that his people  Read more...
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Named Person: Bill Bryson; Bill Bryson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Bryson
ISBN: 0552996009 9780552996006 0385405340 9780385405348 0688147259 9780688147259
OCLC Number: 60305303
Notes: Originally published: London : Doubleday, 1995.
Awards: Winner of Whitaker Gold Book Award 2001.
Description: 351 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Bill Bryson.

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After nearly two decades in Britain, Bill Bryson took the decision to move back to the USA. Before leaving his much-loved home in North Yorkshire, he took one last trip around the UK, and in this  Read more...

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