A Story of Marmite, Queuing and Weather

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What makes the English English? Is it their eccentricity, their passionate love (or, indeed, hatred) of marmite -- or something less easily defined? In his quest to find out more about what it means to be English in a rapidly changing world, Ben takes a revealing look at the quirks, habits and foibles of the English people in his latest exploration of the nation's character(s). Covering history, attitudes to foreigners, sport, stereotypes, language and more, English is filled with revealing stories and anecdotes that provide a fascinating portrait of a nation and its people.
Publisher: London :, William Collins,, 2017
Description: ix, 291 pages, 16 unnumberd pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 24 cm
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9780008222253
Branch Call Number: 942 Fog


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