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Abroad in America

Abroad in America

literary discoverers of the New World from the past 500 years

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Published by Continuum in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Travelers -- United States -- History.,
    • United States -- Description and travel.,
    • United States -- Literary collections.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Robert Blow.
      ContributionsBlow, Robert.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE161 .A27 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination348 p. ;
      Number of Pages348
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2206341M
      ISBN 100826404642
      LC Control Number89028447
      OCLC/WorldCa20593585

        The report shows that in /13 – the latest year for which figures are available – , American students studied abroad, up 2% on Author: Nick Morrison. North America offers some of the most diverse learning opportunities for international students in the world. From the Atlantic to the Pacific, Canada to Mexico, Greenland to the Caribbean, the options for students looking to study abroad in North America are : Sandra Sarkis.

      Travel. Living in America can be geographically isolating, with land access to only two other countries. When you live abroad, opportunities for international travel increase dramatically. The United States is called a melting pot for a very good reason. With its 50 states, each like their own country because of their unique climates, food, and cultural activities, America has something for everybody. Studying abroad in the U.S. can mean learning about any number of possible disciplines in about any : Lianna Salva.

        It is uncertain whether booking a holiday in the UK rather than going abroad would be safer - particularly considering schools have been closed in Author: Philip Whiteside. The Syracuse University Libraries, English Language Institute (ELI) at Syracuse University and the New City Community Press are hosting a book launch event to celebrate the upcoming publication of “Becoming International: Musings on Studying Abroad in .


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