Perfect start to a river cruise

Gislason, Kari (2012) Perfect start to a river cruise. Escape, August(26).

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Abstract

A travel article about Amsterdam.

BY COINCIDENCE, I flew to Amsterdam a week after I'd read Ian McEwan's novel of the same name.

Amsterdam is a modern take on the theme of duelling and, in many ways, he couldn't have chosen a more appropriate place for his title. This is a city that duels with itself.

I flew in at dawn, traditionally the moment to test your abilities at 10 paces. The countryside below was dark but blocks of orange light pulsed in the fields...

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ID Code: 76491
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: No
Additional Information:

The article was published in the Escape supplement of the following News Ltd print media:

"Port with a Duel Personality," Sunday Mail (Adelaide) (26 August 2012)
"Conflicted City with a Duel Personality," The Sunday Mail (Brisbane) (26 August 2012): 13.
"Explore Duel Personality," Sunday Times (Perth) (26 August 2012): 14.
"Conflicted Port with a Duel Personality," Sunday Tasmanian (26 August 2012): 63.
"Port with a Duel Personality," Sunday Herald Sun (26 August 2012): 16.
"Conflicted Port with a Duel Personality," Sunday Telegraph (26 August 2012): 26.

And online at "Perfect Start to a River Cruise," theaustralian.com.au and other News Ltd sites (26 August 2012).

Keywords: Travel Writing, Creative Nonfiction, Amsterdam
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > PERFORMING ARTS AND CREATIVE WRITING (190400)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Current > Schools > School of Media, Entertainment & Creative Arts
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2012 News Ltd
Deposited On: 02 Oct 2014 02:58
Last Modified: 09 Oct 2014 03:44

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