Attractive Unattractive Americans: How the world sees by René Zografos

By René Zografos

nearly each person on this planet this present day understands whatever - and feels whatever - approximately the United States. it is the "land of the loose and the house of the brave." it really is answerable for hamburgers and Coca-Cola and colour television. it is the heart of the universe, with the best athletes, tallest structures, most renowned motion picture stars, and largest dreamers. yet what does a global that comprises seven billion humans fairly take into consideration the main said - and arguable - kingdom in the world? this is often the query that encouraged René Zografos to spend seven years interviewing humans from seven continents to pen the definitive advisor to the U.S.A.'s worldwide acceptance. In beautiful UNATTRACTIVE american citizens, Zografos - an award-winning Norwegian-Greek writer of 8 books and veteran journalist - brings jointly the voices of millions of individuals from world wide to spotlight their reviews of usa citizens and the rustic they dwell in. From Mexico-born 'Dog Whisperer' Cesar Millan and a Bangkok-based tailor named Marco, to American girl-obsessed Italian kids and Swedish ex-pats dwelling within the u.s., beautiful Unattractive american citizens is brim-full of hundreds of thousands of unforeseen insights, evaluations, compliments and criticisms concerning the so-called "greatest kingdom on earth." it is a attention-grabbing, not-to-be-missed exploration of tradition, politics, philosophy, and the yank Dream the likes of which hasn't ever prior to been visible in a single position. one of the well timed, strange, and exceedingly pleasing questions beautiful UNATTRACTIVE americans addresses contain: · Are american citizens cherished or disliked whilst touring out of the country? · Do humans from different international locations really care approximately what is going on in the US? · Is American song, movie, style, and foodstuff as influential as we predict it really is? · How do the nice American towns really stack up opposed to the Hollywood portrayals of them? · Are american citizens attractive?

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