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The Resource Holidays in heck, P.J. O'Rourke

Holidays in heck, P.J. O'Rourke

Label
Holidays in heck
Title
Holidays in heck
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
Biography type
contains biographical information
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O'Rourke, P. J
Dewey number
817.54
Index
no index present
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  • O'Rourke, P. J.
  • Vacations
  • Travel
  • United States
Target audience
general
Label
Holidays in heck, P.J. O'Rourke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The follow-up to the classics Holidays in hell"-- Cover
  • "A war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun"-- Cover
Contents
  • 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
  • Introduction: a former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun
  • Capital gains: Washington, D.C., August 2010
  • Home unalone: New Hampshire, March 2011
  • Republicans evolving: The Galapagos 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
Control code
000048109116
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 265 p.
Isbn
9781611855968
Label
Holidays in heck, P.J. O'Rourke
Publication
Note
  • "The follow-up to the classics Holidays in hell"-- Cover
  • "A war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun"-- Cover
Contents
  • 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
  • Introduction: a former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun
  • Capital gains: Washington, D.C., August 2010
  • Home unalone: New Hampshire, March 2011
  • Republicans evolving: The Galapagos 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
Control code
000048109116
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 265 p.
Isbn
9781611855968

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