Real England

Author: Paul Kingsnorth
Publisher: Portobello Books
ISBN: 1846274338
Size: 45.88 MB
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Real England from the Author: Paul Kingsnorth. We see the signs around us every day: the chain cafés and mobile phone outlets that dominate our high streets; the disappearance of knobbly carrots from our supermarket shelves; and the headlines about yet another traditional industry going to the wall. For the first time, here is a book that makes the connection between these isolated, incremental local changes and the bigger picture of a nation whose identity is being eroded. As he travels around the country meeting farmers, fishermen and the inhabitants of Chinatown, Paul Kingsnorth reports on the kind of conversations that are taking place in country pubs and corner shops across the land – while reminding us that these quintessentially English institutions may soon cease to exist.

The Real England

Author: Cassidy Clay
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781496194121
Size: 66.34 MB
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The Real England from the Author: Cassidy Clay. The Stuff They Won't Include in Any Tourist Guide: The Real England is a concise, direct, and not-so-gentle window into the depths of the leftovers of the world's once greatest empire. It is told from the perspective of one lone (or not so lone) long term visitor. It informs one of the dregs of the country and helps to explain quaint British oddities such as the crack addicted chav.