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Title Names for the Sea [electronic resource] : Strangers in Iceland.
Author Moss, Sarah.
Publication New York : Counterpoint, 2013.
Description 1 online resource (369 pages)
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Call # eBOOK
Note Description based upon print version of record.
Summary Sarah Moss had a childhood dream of moving to Iceland, sustained by a wild summer there when she was nineteen. In 2009, she saw an advertisement for a job at the University of Iceland and applied on a whim, despite having two young children and a comfortable life in Kent. The resulting adventure was shaped by Iceland's economic collapse, which halved the value of her salary, by the eruption of Eyjafjallajokull and by a collection of new friends, including a poet who saw the only bombs fall on Iceland in 1943, a woman who speaks to elves and a chef who guided Sarah's family around the intr
Subject Moss, Sarah -- Homes and haunts -- Iceland.
Travel writing -- Anecdotes.
Iceland -- Description and travel.
Iceland -- Social life and customs.
Eyjafjallajökull Volcano (Iceland)
TRAVEL / Europe / Iceland & Greenland.
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: 9781619021228
ISBN 9781619022171 (electronic bk.)
1619022176 (electronic bk.)

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