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The Windows of Brimnes: An American in Iceland

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Synopsis:

Bill Holm is one of a kind. A Minnesotan of Icelandic ancestry, his travels have taken him all over the world, providing the material for a number of rich and memorable books. In The Windows of Brimnes, Holm travels to Brimnes, his fishermans cottage on the shore of a creek in northern Iceland. From there, he considers the fate of America — "my home, my citizenship, my burden" — in these provocative essays.

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ISBN:
9781571313102
Author:
Holm, Bill
Publisher:
Milkweed Editions
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Europe - Iceland & Greenland
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
TRAVEL / General
Edition Description:
First Trade Paper Edition
Publication Date:
20081131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 11.5 oz

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Bill Holm is one of a kind. A Minnesotan of Icelandic ancestry, his travels have taken him all over the world, providing the material for a number of rich and memorable books. In The Windows of Brimnes, Holm travels to Brimnes, his fishermans cottage on the shore of a creek in northern Iceland. From there, he considers the fate of America — "my home, my citizenship, my burden" — in these provocative essays.
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