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Title: Down Under
Author Name: Bill Bryson
Price: $9.00
ISBN: 9780385408172
Publisher: Transworld Publishers
Year Published: 2000
Paperback or Hardcover: Hardcover
Condition: Fair condition

Down Under

$9.00Price
  • It is the driest, flattest, hottest, most desiccated, infertile and climatically aggressive of all the inhabited continents and still Australia teems with life - a large portion of it quite deadly. In fact, Australia has more things that can kill you in a very nasty way than anywhere else.

    Ignoring such dangers - and yet curiously obsessed by them - Bill Bryson journeyed to Australia and promptly fell in love with the country. And who can blame him? The people are cheerful, extrovert, quick-witted and unfailingly obliging: their cities are safe and clean and nearly always built on water; the food is excellent; the beer is cold and the sun nearly always shines. Life doesn't get much better than this...

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