Stories by Simon Winchester

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    Why I’m Becoming an American

    Forty years ago, this country embraced a broke Brit. I’m giving back—with the oath of citizenship.
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    Swallowed by the Sea

    As Japan reels from the tsunami, archeologists claim to have discovered the lost city of Atlantis, a fabled place built—like much of the world—in the crosshairs of nature.