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Publisher: Penguin (September 3, 2015)
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SUNDAY instances most sensible TEN BESTSELLERAcclaimed and loved go back and forth author Paul Theroux turns his consciousness to his personal kingdom - the USA - for the 1st time in Deep SouthFor the previous fifty years, Paul Theroux has travelled to the a ways corners of the earth - to China, India, Africa, the Pacific Islands, South the US, Russia, and somewhere else - and taken them to existence in his cool, exacting prose. In Deep South he turns his gaze to a area a lot in the direction of his home.Travelling via North and South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama and Arkansas, Paul Theroux writes of the lovely landscapes he discovers - the deserts, the mountains, the Mississippi - and certainly, the lives of the folk he meets.The South is a spot of contradictions. there's the nice and cozy, open spirit of the soul foodstuff cafes, present in each city, irrespective of how small. there's the ruined grandeur of numberless ghostly cities, lengthy deserted through the industries that equipped them. There are the country gun indicates, populated by means of a close-knit and subtly forlorn tribe of peoples. within the depths of his local kingdom, Theroux discovers a land extra profoundly overseas than something he has formerly skilled.