A Christmas Carol is so appealing in the USA that every year, the author's great-great-grandson travels from Oxfordshire to retell the story all over the country. Gerald Dickens is following in the footsteps of his famous relative. Richard Jones joined him last Christmas in Pennsylvania.
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