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Neither Here Nor There by Bill Bryson
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Sep 14, 07

bookshelves: non-fiction
Read in September, 2007

Bryson at his worst. He is the whining American tourist he claims to detest. Meandering through a dozen or so european countries, he manages to complain about virtually every hotel accomodation. And for christ sake Bill, put a freakin map in your book. I'm not totally ignorant when it comes to european geography but if youre gonna write about travelling hundreds of miles every other day, i'd like to glance at the route with out having to bust out my world atlas.
After Shorthistoryof nearly everything i was so high on him, now this...
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message 1: by Greg (new)

Greg Staddon And how wonderful this book would be if he had only stayed in 5-star extravagance and praised every second of it.
How much more useful to us if he had only included a map of mainland Europe!
One-star? Pathetic.

Markus a picture is worth 1000 words. even 1000 shitty ones.

Lisa Now who's whining?

Markus Me

Markus any more compelling questions?

Leelo Absolutely agree about the whining, it did get annoying.

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