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Readers of The New Yorker have faithfully turned to Jane Kramer's "Letter from Europe" column since 1978. Thirty brilliant pieces from that column are gathered together in Europeans to form a compelling portrait of Europe today.
Hardcover, 576 pages
Published November 1st 1988 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (first published 1988)
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I don't care that it's now outdated, the writing is wonderful and national characters haven't changed that profoundly (except with increased immigration from former colonies and Eastern Europe). Anyway I suppose you could call this a historic record.
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Jane Kramer has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1964 and has written the Letter from Europe since 1981.

Before joining the magazine, Kramer was a staff writer for the Village Voice; her first book, “Off Washington Square,” is a collection of her articles from that paper. She has published two collections of essays from The New Yorker, “Allen Ginsberg in America,” (1969) and “Honor to
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