Down Under

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  • : $49.99(NZD)
  • : Bolinda Audio Books,Australia
  • : Bolinda Audio Books,Australia
  • : 9781489380654
  • : February 2017
  • : February 2017
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  • : --- length: - '13.4' width: - '14.6' units: - Centimeters
  • : Australia
  • : 44.95
  • : audio
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9781489380654

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It is the driest, flattest, hottest, most desiccated, infertile and climatically aggressive of all the inhabited continents, and still Australia teems with life - a large portion of it quite deadly. In fact, Australia has more things that can kill you in a very nasty way than anywhere else. Ignoring such dangers - and yet curiously obsessed by them - Bill Bryson journeyed to Australia and promptly fell in love with the country. And who can blame him? The people are cheerful, extroverted, quick-witted and unfailingly obliging: their cities are safe and clean and nearly always built on water; the food is excellent; the beer is cold and the sun nearly always shines. Life doesn't get much better than this ...