Accidental Tourist on the New Frontier A Introductory Guide to Global Legal Research

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ContributionsJeanne Rehberg (Editor), Radu D. Popa (Editor)
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Number of Pages294
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ISBN 100837710758
ISBN 109780837710754

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Everyday life in Baltimore, USA, is full of problems - getting the washing done, buying groceries and dog food, avoiding the neighbors After the death of his son and the departure of his wife, Macon's attempts to run his own life become increasingly desperate - and more and more ile, he has to get on with his work, writing tourist guides for business people.

Becoming the Accidental Tourist, Macon loathes travelling, and reduces his necessary trips into as compact and detached publications as he can manage. Macon's listless and introspective existence is about to change though, and therein lies the tale. Anne Tyler's writing sparkles, and your mind will too, if you try The Accidental by: The logo on the cover of these travel guides (''The Acciental Tourist in England,'' ''The Accidental Tourist in New York,'' etc.) is a winged armchair; their assumption is that all travel is involntary, and they attempt to spare these involuntary travelers the shock of the unfamiliar, insofar as that's possible.

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