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Thoughts from abroad

Author: Simon Acland; Radio New Zealand.
Publisher: Christchurch, N.Z. : Caxton Press : Distributed by Nationwide Book Distributors, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Quotations, maxims, etc
Named Person: Simon Acland
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Acland; Radio New Zealand.
ISBN: 9781877303050 1877303054
OCLC Number: 156747742
Notes: Based on his National Radio series with the same title.
"Radio New Zealand"--Back cover.
Description: 110 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: A prince on the underground --
The child is the father of the man --
The nanny state --
On the train to Pisa Airport --
Mount Athos --
Waitangi Day a family experience --
Heading home on the 159 bus --
The news, the sport and the weather --
The London bombings --
The new uniforms --
Discovering India and discovering myself --
The traffic lights --
Easter. Facing reality alone. A time to endure. The light of Christ --
You can pray --
The children of Angkor --
A visit to the doctor --
And how old was she? --
Burma and Myanmar --
The Laos under 16 football team --
A face on the underground --
Anzac Day --
The golden mystery of Burma --
The olive counter at Harrods --
Number one London --
Funny my works --
Only a camera --
Those precious cups of meaning --
Queen's Birthday at the Embassy --
Trampling the crocuses --
First catch your fish --
Hello where are you from? --
The dirty old man --
Robbed in Rio De Janeiro --
The Temple of the Golden Buddha --
The Christmases of my childhood.
Other Titles: Thoughts from abroad (Radio program)
Responsibility: Simon Acland ; [illustrator, Thongsook Sawatnatee].

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