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By René Zografos

virtually each man or woman on the earth at the present time understands anything - and feels whatever - approximately the US. it is the "land of the loose and the house of the brave." it really is accountable for hamburgers and Coca-Cola and colour television. it is the heart of the universe, with the best athletes, tallest constructions, most famed motion picture stars, and largest dreamers. yet what does a global that comprises seven billion humans particularly take into consideration the main mentioned - and arguable - kingdom in the world? this can be 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 all over the world to focus on their critiques of american 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 little ones and Swedish ex-pats residing within the usa, appealing Unattractive american citizens is brim-full of enormous quantities of unforeseen insights, evaluations, compliments and criticisms in regards to the so-called "greatest state 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 sooner than been obvious in a single position. one of the well timed, strange, and incredibly exciting questions beautiful UNATTRACTIVE americans addresses contain: · Are american citizens loved or disliked whilst touring in another country? · Do humans from different international locations really care approximately what is going on in the US? · Is American track, movie, style, and meals as influential as we expect it's? · How do the good American towns really stack up opposed to the Hollywood portrayals of them? · Are american citizens attractive?

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