Named a Best Book of the Year by New York Magazine and The /5(87).' >
by VINTAGE .
Written in English
Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1999.
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||352|
Jan 05, · "A Foreign Country" meets that requirement completely. I simply immersed myself in it for its downright hedonistic pleasure. Are the plot and character actions in this book "realistic"? I have no idea, since spy organizations are so prone to duplicitous behavior that it's impossible to keep track of what's real and what isn't. But this is a /5(). Sep 02, · A jumble of events across time and continents kicks off the new spy thriller “A Foreign Country,” by the Scottish writer Charles Cumming. Amelia, a young au pair, disappears in Tunisia in Aug 28, · NOTES ON A FOREIGN COUNTRY An American Abroad in a Post-American World By Suzy Hansen pp. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. $ When I was 12 years old, living in Cairo, my parents enrolled me in the. May 22, · Great book, probably the best on the growing shelf of writing by veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. As much poetry as memoir, My Life as a Foreign Country assembles a montage of fragments--images, memories, dreams--that communicate the multiple dimensions of experiences that are at the same time intensely individual and shared with other veterans.4/5.
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