As a sort of rule, the earlier the work the better. The book that made him was 'Hells Angels', which is just brilliant. If you want his most astute political articles, have a read of 'The Great Shark Hunt' which is by far the best of his compilation books.
I'm an unashamed fan, but a lot of his later stuff only showed flashes of what was sustained brilliance in his earlier writing.
Back on topic, I'm working through Bill Brysons back catalogue.
Edited by sheepfish at 21:35:23 25-03-2005
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