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'Down Under’s reception in Australia has been rather unusual. Bill Bryson has been widely rebuked for not being tough enough on the place. Local reviewers have chided him for his relentless amiability. Where were the usual cruel, revealing insights? Surely he must be able to find something hilariously wrong with Australia?'  (Introduction)


  • Reviews Bill Bryson's Down Under.

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