The Acid House

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Ali is represented by The Marsh Agency; from their homepage, click on her name or photograph, and then on the link for Brick Lane for a list of countries where the novel has been published and for a collection of reviews. In Richard English’s approach to ‘the history of nationalism in Ireland’ for all the qualifications offered he imagines his subject to be ‘separatist nationalism’. They install centrist monologic utterance as the norm. The term Great Britain, by contrast, refers conventionally to the island of Great Britain, or politically to England, Scotland and Wales in combination. [44] [45] [46] However, it is sometimes used as a loose synonym for the United Kingdom as a whole. [47] [48] GB and GBR are the standard country codes for the United Kingdom (see ISO 3166-2 and ISO 3166-1 alpha-3 ) and are consequently used by international organisations to refer to the United Kingdom.

Pages: 304

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; First Edition edition (April 17, 1995)

ISBN: 0393312801

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