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I'm A Stranger Here Myself

Notes on Returning to America After Twenty Years Away
Bryson, Bill (Audiobook CD - 2013 )
I'm A Stranger Here Myself
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A CLASSIC FROM THE "NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF "ONE SUMMER " After living in Britain for two decades, Bill Bryson recently moved back to the United States with his English wife and four children (he had read somewhere that nearly 3 million Americans believed they had been abducted by aliens--as he later put it, "it was clear my people needed me"). They were greeted by a new and improved America that boasts microwave pancakes, twenty-four-hour dental-floss hotlines, and the staunch conviction that ice is not a luxury item. Delivering the brilliant comic musings that are a Bryson hallmark, "I'm a Stranger Here Myself" recounts his sometimes disconcerting reunion with the land of his birth. The result is a book filled with hysterical scenes of one man's attempt to reacquaint himself with his own country, but it is also an extended if at times bemused love letter to the homeland he has returned to after twenty years away. "From the Trade Paperback edition."
Authors: Bryson, Bill
Title: I'm a stranger here myself
notes on returning to America after twenty years away
[sound recording]
Publisher: [Westminister, MD] : Books on Tape, [2013]
Edition: Unabridged.
Characteristics: 8 sound discs (570 min.) :,digital ;,4 3/4 in.
Notes: Title from web.
Compact discs.
Local Note: SH : 2013-04-16
Additional Contributors: Roberts, William - 1943-
Alternate Title: I am a stranger here myself
ISBN: 9780385367677
Statement of Responsibility: Bill Bryson
Performers: Read by William Roberts.
Subject Headings: United States Description and travel Anecdotes. United States Social life and customs 1971- Anecdotes. Bryson, Bill Anecdotes.
Genre/Form: Audiobooks.
Publisher No: RHA 4107
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