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'''''William McGuire Bryson''''' is an author who writes books, mostly about travel, but over many other topics as well. Every book of his that I've read has been both informative and very enjoyable.
 
'''''William McGuire Bryson''''' is an author who writes books, mostly about travel, but over many other topics as well. Every book of his that I've read has been both informative and very enjoyable.
  
 
==Bibliography==
 
==Bibliography==
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If the rank is missing, I haven't yet read the book.
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| [[The Palace Under the Alps and Over 200 Other Unusual, Unspoiled and Infrequently Visited Spots in 16 European Countries]] || 1985-01-?? || Travel ||  
 
| [[The Palace Under the Alps and Over 200 Other Unusual, Unspoiled and Infrequently Visited Spots in 16 European Countries]] || 1985-01-?? || Travel ||  
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| [[Notes From a Small Island]] || 1996-05-16 || Travel ||  
 
| [[Notes From a Small Island]] || 1996-05-16 || Travel ||  
 
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| [[A Walk In the Woods|A Walk In the Woods: Rediscovering America On the Appalachian Trail]] || 1998-05-04 || Travel || Yes
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| [[A Walk In the Woods|A Walk In the Woods: Rediscovering America On the Appalachian Trail]] || 1998-05-04 || Travel || 2
 
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| [[I'm a Stranger Here Myself]] || 1999-01-01 || Travel ||  
 
| [[I'm a Stranger Here Myself]] || 1999-01-01 || Travel ||  
 
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| [[In a Sunburned Country]] || 2000-06-06 || Travel || Yes
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| [[In a Sunburned Country]] || 2000-06-06 || Travel || 3
 
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| [[Bryson's Dictionary of Troublesome Words]] || 2002-09-17 || Language ||  
 
| [[Bryson's Dictionary of Troublesome Words]] || 2002-09-17 || Language ||  
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| [[Bill Bryson's African Diary]] || 2002-12-03 || Travel ||  
 
| [[Bill Bryson's African Diary]] || 2002-12-03 || Travel ||  
 
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| [[A Short History of Nearly Everything]] || 2003-05-06 || Science || Yes
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| [[A Short History of Nearly Everything]] || 2003-05-06 || Science || 1
 
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| [[The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid]] || 2006-10-17 || Memoir ||  
 
| [[The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid]] || 2006-10-17 || Memoir ||  
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| [[The Road to Little Dribbling: More Notes From a Small Island]] || 2015-10-08 || Travel ||  
 
| [[The Road to Little Dribbling: More Notes From a Small Island]] || 2015-10-08 || Travel ||  
 
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==Links==
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* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Bryson en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Bryson] - Wikipedia.
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Latest revision as of 10:16, 14 August 2018

Bill Bryson, 2015.

William McGuire Bryson is an author who writes books, mostly about travel, but over many other topics as well. Every book of his that I've read has been both informative and very enjoyable.

Bibliography

If the rank is missing, I haven't yet read the book.

Title Publication Date Genre Rank
The Palace Under the Alps and Over 200 Other Unusual, Unspoiled and Infrequently Visited Spots in 16 European Countries 1985-01-?? Travel
The Lost Continent: Travels In Small-Town America 1989-08-?? Travel
The Mother Tongue: English and How It Got That Way 1990-06-01 Language
Neither Here nor There: Travels In Europe 1992-02-01 Travel
Made In America: An Informal History of the English Language In the United States 1994-07-04 Language
Notes From a Small Island 1996-05-16 Travel
A Walk In the Woods: Rediscovering America On the Appalachian Trail 1998-05-04 Travel 2
I'm a Stranger Here Myself 1999-01-01 Travel
In a Sunburned Country 2000-06-06 Travel 3
Bryson's Dictionary of Troublesome Words 2002-09-17 Language
Bill Bryson's African Diary 2002-12-03 Travel
A Short History of Nearly Everything 2003-05-06 Science 1
The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid 2006-10-17 Memoir
Shakespeare: The World As Stage 2007-01-01 Biography
Bryson's Dictionary For Writers and Editors 2008-05-20 Language
Icons of England 2008-09-09 Travel
A Really Short History of Nearly Everything 2009-10-27 Science
At Home: A Short History of Private Life 2010-12-05 History
One Summer: America, 1927 2013-10-01 History
The Road to Little Dribbling: More Notes From a Small Island 2015-10-08 Travel

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