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A Mad World, My Masters

Biography & autobiography


by
John Simpson

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

There are only a handful of places left on this earth where you can’t buy a McDonald’s hamburger or stay in a Holiday Inn – and John Simpson has been to them all. This hugely successful volume of writing is a celebration of some of the world’s wilder places. His extraordinary experiences include stories about a television camera that killed people, about how Colonel Gadhaffi farted his way through an interview and how he – Simpson – mooned the Queen. ‘Highly entertaining’ The Times ‘What amazing tales he has to tell, and with what enthralling vividness . . . Riveting’ Daily Mail ‘The range of his travels is staggering . . . Never less than entertaining, sometimes moving and often funny’ Sunday Telegraph

There are only a handful of places left on this earth where you can’t buy a McDonald’s hamburger or stay in a Holiday Inn – and John Simpson has been to them all. This hugely successful volume of writing is a celebration of some of the world’s wilder places. His extraordinary experiences include stories about a television camera that killed people, about how Colonel Gadhaffi farted his way through an interview and how he – Simpson – mooned the Queen. ‘Highly entertaining’… (more)

There are only a handful of places left on this earth where you can’t buy a McDonald’s hamburger or stay in a Holiday Inn – and John Simpson has been to them all. This hugely successful volume of writing is a celebration of some of the world’s wilder places. His extraordinary experiences include stories about a television camera that killed people, about how Colonel Gadhaffi farted his way through an interview and how he – Simpson – mooned the Queen. ‘Highly entertaining’ The Times ‘What amazing tales he has to tell, and with what enthralling vividness . . . Riveting’ Daily Mail ‘The range of his travels is staggering . . . Never less than entertaining, sometimes moving and often funny’ Sunday Telegraph

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