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Travels with my angst / Phil Brown. (2004)

Authors: Brown, Phil, 1956-, ((author.))
Publisher:
Uniqueness:
  • There are 40 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 40 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Brown, Phil, 1956-, (author.)
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • online resource
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 1 online resource.
  • 256 p. ; 20 cm.
  • x, 269 p. ; 20 cm.
Target Audience:
  • General
Summary:
  • Journalist-about-town Phil Brown has travelled widely but always reluctantly. Whether pursuing a tailor-made suit in the back alleys of Hong Kong, souvenir hunting in Ubud or dodging potholes on the road to Kathmandu, he shoulders a veritable kitbag of travel phobias.With his more adventurous wife Sandra, Phil worries his way around the world, seeking the comfort of cable TV and 24-hour room service. Against his better judgment, he tackles the rainswept peaks of Scotland, the icy alienation of the Rockies and even the high Himalayas.Fear not - Travels with My Angst is the perfect travelling co.
  • Phil Brown has travelled widely but reluctantly since his Hong Kong childhood. With a veritable kitbag of phobias at his disposal, he finds any exotic destination a special challenge. With his more adventurous wife Sandra, Phil worries his way around the world, seeking the perfection of unlimited cable TV channels.
Contents:
  • Cover; About Phil Brown; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; The Man in the Dung-Coloured Suit; A Trek Too Far; Is there a Doctor on the Island?; Curse of the Abominable Snowboard; Around Loch Ness...By Taxi; The Mongkok Duck Mystery; Munro Madness; Hanging Ten in Hong Kong; Club Med Castastrophe; My Brother is Artist; Hamilton Island Horror; Copyright.
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Other Form:
  • Print version Brown, Phil Travels With My Angst Chicago : University of Queensland Press,c2004 9780702233579
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 9780702256813
  • 0702256811
  • 0702233579 :
Dewey Number:
  • A828
  • 910.4
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 56996487
  • 56996487
  • 26506191
  • 26506191
  • 25501331
  • 25501331
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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