The Kingdom by the Sea

As mentioned in The Times Travel Book Club 2020 Award winning writer Paul Theroux embarks on a journey that, though closer to home than most of his expeditions, uncovers some surprising truths about Britain and the British people in the ...

The Kingdom by the Sea

The Kingdom by the Sea

After eleven years living as an American in London, Paul Theroux set out to travel clockwise round the coast and find out what Britain and the British are really like. It was 1982, the summer of the Falklands War and the royal baby, and the ideal time, he found, to surprise the British into talking about themselves. The result is vivid and absolutely riveting reading. ‘A sharp and funny descriptive writer. One of his golden talents, perhaps because he is American and therefore classless in British eyes, is the ability to chat up and get on with all sorts ...’ The Times.

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The Kingdom by the Sea
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Paul Theroux
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-27 - Publisher: Penguin UK

After eleven years living as an American in London, Paul Theroux set out to travel clockwise round the coast and find out what Britain and the British are really like. It was 1982, the summer of the Falklands War and the royal baby, and the ideal time, he found, to
The Kingdom by the Sea (Collins Modern Classics)
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Robert Westall
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-24 - Publisher: HarperCollins UK

Guaradian award winning novel about courage, friendship and war. Reissued into the Essential Modern Classic list.
A Kingdom by the Sea
Language: en
Pages: 215
Authors: Miriam Williams Haynie
Categories: Northern Neck (Va.)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

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A Kingdom by the Sea
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Helen Mathers
Categories: Marriage
Type: BOOK - Published: 1917 - Publisher:

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Authors: David Lyall
Categories: Marriage
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