Hunting Mister Heartbreak

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"Having arrived in Liverpool, I took a ship for the New World."

For hundreds of years thsi sentence has tantalized and inspired Europeans. Raban follwed in the steps of Hector St. John de Crevecoer-Mr. Heartbreak-and several million other emigrants to discover America and the immigrant experience afresh. From Liverpool docks he sailed to New York and travelled on to Alamba, Seattle and the Florida Keys. Wherever he wentthere was anew identity to discover, a new life to live...

Winner of the Thomas Cook Award 1991.