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7 edition of Travels with My Radio found in the catalog.

Travels with My Radio

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Random House .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radio & television industry,
  • Travel writing,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Travel,
  • General,
  • RADIO STATIONS,
  • Technology / Radio,
  • Travel / Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel / General,
  • VOYAGES AND TRAVELS

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9269791M
    ISBN 100091882745
    ISBN 109780091882747
    OCLC/WorldCa48783336

    "I met Aunt Augusta for the first time at my mother's funeral " Described by Graham Greene as "the only book I have written just for the fun of it," Travels with My Aunt is the story of Hanry Pulling, a retired and complacent bank manager who meets his septuagenarian Aunt Augusta for the first time at what he supposes to be his mother's funeral.. She soon persuades Henry to abandon his dull.


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Part of the fun of Travels With My Radio, for me, is the Britishness of it. (The book is not published in the U.S.) It's always fun to see what someone from abroad thinks of your country (Ciao, America by Beppe Severgnini, for example).5/5(1).

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Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Travels with My Radio at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5. Fi Glover is a bit of a traveller. She loves hotels, air stewardesses and fluffy towelling robes, but above all, she loves radio.

One night, whilst recording BBC 2's Travel Show, she found herself in the far reaches of Texas, suffering from a night of line-dancing and an over-enthusiastic radio DJ. Such books often skirt the grey area between documentary (about the thing in Travels with My Radio book, memoir (the story of the author and their interest in the thing) and travelogue (the journey that results from the author’s interest in the thing), and that’s very much the case with March’s book, Fi Glover’s Travels With My Radio.

Travels with my aunt is a fabulous book that should encourage anyone embarking on the 2nd half of their life that many adventures, romance and travel can and will happen if you want it too and have the energy to carry it by: Follows the travels of Henry Pulling, a retired bank manager, and his eccentric Aunt Augusta as they find their way across Europe, and eventually even further afield.

Aunt Augusta pulls Henry away from his quiet suburban existence into a world of adventure. Directed by George Cukor. With Maggie Smith, Alec McCowen, Louis Gossett Jr., Robert Stephens.

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Lee "Travels With My Radio I Am An Oil Tanker" por Fi Glover disponible en Rakuten Kobo. Fi Glover is a bit of a traveller. She loves hotels, air stewardesses and fluffy towelling robes, but above all, she lov Brand: Ebury Publishing.

Travels with My Amp book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(1). The book in essence is about her travels across the world through the medium of radio, which is a strong and tempting hook.

Travels with a theme or a thread is always a good way of keeping a story tight – be it music, modes of transport, aspects of history or language, or whatever. Travels with My Aunt () is a novel written by English author Graham Greene.

The novel follows the travels of Henry Pulling, a retired bank manager, and his eccentric Aunt Augusta as they find their way across Europe, and eventually even further afield. Aunt Augusta pulls Henry away from his quiet suburban existence into a world of adventure, crime and the highly unconventional details of her past.

Travels with My Aunt is an excellent demonstration of his talent, wit and dark sense of humour. It should not, however, be taken as wholly representative of the author and his work.

On the first post about Travels with My Aunt, Hannah Freeman dug out a review of the book I wrote a few years ago for the Guardian's compilation of. Tuning wheel/knob: Since I spend a lot of time band-scanning while travelling, I prefer a tactile wheel or knob for tuning my travel radio.

Key lock: Most radios have a key lock to prevent accidentally turning a radio on in transit–but with a travel radio, it’s especially important to have a key lock that can’t be accidentally disengaged.

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When my granny was younger she crossed rivers and mountain ranges, explored jungles and towering cities. Now her legs won't carry her much further than the door. But she still travels - and sometimes she takes me with her Granny has travelled all over the world, to India, Egypt, China and Peru.

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