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Jonathan Raban reads from and discusses his book "Hunting Mr. Heartbreak"

BROADCAST: May. 15, 1991 | DURATION: 00:52:33

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With his book, "Hunting Mr. Heartbreak: A Discovery of America," Jonathan Raban wanted to see if, in the 20th century, a man could have a new life in America. Raban traveled to New York City, to the deep south in Alabama, to Seattle and finally to the Florida Keys.