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ONE SUMMER: America, 1927

By: BILL BRYSON

Price: $11.00

Publisher: CROWN PUBLISHING GROUP:

Seller ID: IM251558

ISBN: 0767919408

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


In "One Summer" Bill Bryson, one of our greatest and most beloved nonfiction writers, transports readers on a journey back to one amazing season in American life. The summer of 1927 began with one of the signature events of the twentieth century: on May 21, 1927, Charles Lindbergh became the first man to cross the Atlantic by plane nonstop, and when he landed in Le Bourget airfield near Paris, he ignited an explosion of worldwide rapture and instantly became the most famous person on the planet. Meanwhile, the titanically talented Babe Ruth was beginning his assault on the home run record,... View more info

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LIFE AND TIMES OF THE THUNDERBOLT KID

By: BILL BRYSON

Price: $7.50

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Seller ID: IM251552

ISBN: 0767919378

Condition: GOOD Condition


From one of the world's most beloved writers and "New York Times" bestselling author of "One Summer," a vivid, nostalgic, and utterly hilarious memoir of growing up in the 1950s Bill Bryson was born in the middle of the American century--1951--in the middle of the United States--Des Moines, Iowa--in the middle of the largest generation in American history--the baby boomers. As one of the best and funniest writers alive, he is perfectly positioned to mine his memories of a totally all-American childhood for 24-carat memoir gold. Like millions of his generational peers, Bill Bryson grew up w... View more info

BODY: A Guide for Occupants

By: BILL BRYSON

Price: $27.00

Publisher: DOUBLEDAY (RH):

Seller ID: IM520655

ISBN: 0385539304

Condition: NEW


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BILL BRYSON'S AFRICAN DIARY

By: BILL BRYSON

Price: $10.80

Publisher: CROWN PUBLISHING GROUP:

Seller ID: IM251274

ISBN: 0767915062

Condition: NEW


"Here is a man who suffers so his readers can laugh." -- "Daily Telegraph" Bill Bryson travels to Kenya in support of CARE International. All royalties and profits go to CARE International. Bryson visits Kenya at the invitation of CARE International, the charity dedicated to eradicating poverty. Kenya is a land of contrasts, with famous game reserves and a vibrant culture. It also provides plenty to worry a traveller like Bill Bryson, fixated as he is on the dangers posed by snakes, insects and large predators. It is also a country with many serious problems: refugees, AIDS, drought, a... View more info

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WALK IN THE WOODS: Rediscovering America on the Ap

By: BILL BRYSON

Price: $7.50

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM250719

ISBN: 0767902521

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


A CLASSIC FROM THE "NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF "ONE SUMMER "Back in America after twenty years in Britain, Bill Bryson decided to reacquaint himself with his native country by walking the 2,100-mile Appalachian Trail, which stretches from Georgia to Maine. The AT offers an astonishing landscape of silent forests and sparkling lakes--and to a writer with the comic genius of Bill Bryson, it also provides endless opportunities to witness the majestic silliness of his fellow human beings. For a start there's the gloriously out-of-shape Stephen Katz, a buddy from Iowa along f... View more info

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WALK IN THE WOODS: Rediscovering America on the Ap

By: BILL BRYSON

Price: $7.59

Publisher: ANCHOR BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM328520

ISBN: 110197088X

Condition: NEW


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