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The Resource Holidays in heck : [a former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun], P.J. O'Rourke

Holidays in heck : [a former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun], P.J. O'Rourke

Label
Holidays in heck : [a former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun]
Title
Holidays in heck
Title remainder
[a former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun]
Statement of responsibility
P.J. O'Rourke
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A follow-up to "Holidays in hell" collects classic travel pieces written throughout the author's post-retirement years, a period marked by his haphazard journeys with and without family to such regions as China, Kyrgyzstan, and America
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Rourke, P. J
Dewey number
818/.5402
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6165
LC item number
.O77 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • O'Rourke, P. J.
  • Vacations
  • Travel
  • United States
Label
Holidays in heck : [a former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun], P.J. O'Rourke
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun -- Republicans evolving: the Galápagos Islands, April 2003 -- Monumnetal [i.e. Monumental] generations: the National World War II Memorial, Washington, D.C., June 2004 -- Round on the ends and "Hi!" in the middle: Ohio skiing, February 2005 -- Riding to the hounds versus going to the dogs: Britain after the hunting ban, March 2005 -- My EU vacation: reading the European Constitution on a French Beach, Guadaloupe, May 2005 -- On first looking into the Airbus A380: Toulouse, June 2005 -- If you think modern life is awful, you haven't seen modern art: Venice Biennale, July 2005 -- My wife's got a gun: Brays Island Plantation, South Carolina, February 2006 -- A freedom ride through China, spring 2006 -- Side trip up the Yangtze, June 2006 -- A horse of a different color: Kyrgyzstan, July 2006 -- Sweet-and-sour children and twice-fried parents to go: Hong Kong, December 2007 -- The big stick, or Why I voted for John McCain: USS Theodore Roosevelt, April 2008 -- White man speak with forked tongue: the Field Museum, Chicago, May 2008 -- The decline and fall of tomorrow: Disneyland, June 2008 -- A journey to-- let's not go there, summer 2008 -- The seventy-two-hour Afghan expert: Kabul, July 2010 -- Capital gains: Washington, D.C., August 2010 -- Home unalone: New Hampshire, March 2011
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvii, 265 pages
Isbn
9780802119858
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn713188015
  • (OCoLC)713188015
Label
Holidays in heck : [a former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun], P.J. O'Rourke
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun -- Republicans evolving: the Galápagos Islands, April 2003 -- Monumnetal [i.e. Monumental] generations: the National World War II Memorial, Washington, D.C., June 2004 -- Round on the ends and "Hi!" in the middle: Ohio skiing, February 2005 -- Riding to the hounds versus going to the dogs: Britain after the hunting ban, March 2005 -- My EU vacation: reading the European Constitution on a French Beach, Guadaloupe, May 2005 -- On first looking into the Airbus A380: Toulouse, June 2005 -- If you think modern life is awful, you haven't seen modern art: Venice Biennale, July 2005 -- My wife's got a gun: Brays Island Plantation, South Carolina, February 2006 -- A freedom ride through China, spring 2006 -- Side trip up the Yangtze, June 2006 -- A horse of a different color: Kyrgyzstan, July 2006 -- Sweet-and-sour children and twice-fried parents to go: Hong Kong, December 2007 -- The big stick, or Why I voted for John McCain: USS Theodore Roosevelt, April 2008 -- White man speak with forked tongue: the Field Museum, Chicago, May 2008 -- The decline and fall of tomorrow: Disneyland, June 2008 -- A journey to-- let's not go there, summer 2008 -- The seventy-two-hour Afghan expert: Kabul, July 2010 -- Capital gains: Washington, D.C., August 2010 -- Home unalone: New Hampshire, March 2011
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvii, 265 pages
Isbn
9780802119858
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn713188015
  • (OCoLC)713188015

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