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Simon Winchester

Simon Winchester studied geology at Oxford and has written for Condé Nast Traveler, Smithsonian, and National Geographic. He lives in Massachusetts and in the Western Isles of Scotland.
Simon Winchester recommends
American Fuji (2001)
Sara Backer
"Succeeds brilliantly in capturing the fugitive charms and mysteries of this extraordinary society."
An Acre of Barren Ground (2005)
Jeremy Gavron
"Breathtakingly inventive."
Two Lives (2005)
Vikram Seth
"I cannot remember ever being quite so moved by a memoir ... his achievement has exceeded all possible expectations."

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