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A yank back to England : the prodigal tourist returns, Denis Lipman, (ebook)

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A yank back to England : the prodigal tourist returns
Title
A yank back to England
Title remainder
the prodigal tourist returns
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Denis Lipman
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Language
eng
Summary
Denis Lipman left London's East End for Washington, DC more than 20 years ago, but made an annual pilgrimage year after year to visit aging parents, a pair of cantankerous, real-life Cockneys. He endured the visits as best he could. Enter an American wife. Not content with a grin-and-bear-it attitude, she declares that since each year's trip to England was inevitable, it was to be enjoyed: see the sites, taste the culture, go places! Against his will, our expat becomes a tourist in his homeland and comes to discover it's not so bad after all. Through new eyes, England is certainly better than he remembered! Enjoy a travel memoir more carbolic than bucolic. Discover a place where the sun rarely shines, where electricity is coin-operated, and where canned beans on toast is a cornerstone of cuisine. Taste the real East End and tour with a colorful, combative and fundamentally affectionate family as they rent cottages, host outrageous relatives, meet the locals and discover the English countryside
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Midwest
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Lipman, Denis
Dewey number
914.2/048
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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adult
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A yank back to England : the prodigal tourist returns, Denis Lipman, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9781934848555
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11533067
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11533067
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MWT11533067
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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A yank back to England : the prodigal tourist returns, Denis Lipman, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781934848555
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11533067
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11533067
System control number
MWT11533067
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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