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Here We Are free pdf Full of humor and insight, this book offers a look at the United States from the perspective of traveling foreigners and Americans traveling outside their corner of the country. The cities, resorts, sights, customs, and people are observed by humorists such as Mark Twain, James Thurber, Robert Benchley, Art Buchwald, and Russell Baker- travel writers such as Jonathan Raban, Ludwig Bemelmans, Alistair Cooke, Charles Kuralt, and Margaret Powell- literary figures such as Rudyard Kipling, E. M. Forster, Mary McCarthy, William Golding, and Anthony Trollope- and cartoonists from "The New Yorker" and "Punch." In addition, readers can eavesdrop on what writers from such countries as Canada, Britain, France, Germany, the Soviet Union, and Israel write aboutthe U.S.when they get home."

About Robert Wechsler

Robert Wechsler is the author of "Performing Without a Stage: The Art of Literary Translation "and the editor of The Humorists' Guides series, which includes "In a Fog: The Humorists' Guide to England "and "Savoir Rire: The Humorists' Guide to France."

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Author : Robert Wechsler
Publisher : Catbird Press
Data Published : 01 June 1991
ISBN : 0945774133
EAN : 9780945774136
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 224 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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