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In a sunburned country

by Bill Bryson

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Published by Broadway Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bryson, Bill -- Travel -- Australia,
  • Australia -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Bill Bryson.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination307 p.
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23244429M
    ISBN 100767903854
    LC Control Number00025566

    Excerpt from In A Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson, plus links to reviews, author biography & more. Summary BookBrowse seeks out and recommends the best in contemporary fiction and nonfiction—books that not only engage and entertain but also deepen our understanding of ourselves and the world around us.   In a Sunburned Country Australia, the country that doubles as a continent, and a place with the friendliest inhabitants, the hottest, driest weather, and the most peculiar and lethal wildlife to be found on the : Grace Riario.

    In A Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at His previous excursion along the Appalachian Trail resulted in the sublime national bestseller A Walk in the Woods. In A Sunburned Country is his report on what he found in an entirely different place: Australia, the country that doubles as a continent, and a place with the friendliest inhabitants, the hottest, driest weather, and the /5(73K).

      In A Sunburned Country is his report on what he found in an entirely different place: Australia, the country that doubles as a continent, and a place with the friendliest inhabitants, the hottest, driest weather, and the most peculiar and lethal wildlife to be found on the planet. The result is a deliciously funny, fact-filled, and adventurous /5(). 1 day ago  Here is a snippet from the book that hit home: “Out of the millions of people we live among, most of whom we habitually ignore and are ignored by in turn, there are always a few that hold hostage our capacity for happiness, whom we could recognize by their smell alone and whom we would rather die than be without.” In A Sunburned Country.


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