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The Resource One summer : America, 1927, Bill Bryson

One summer : America, 1927, Bill Bryson

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One summer : America, 1927
Title
One summer
Title remainder
America, 1927
Statement of responsibility
Bill Bryson
Title variation
America, 1927
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the most admired nonfiction writers of our time retells the story of one truly fabulous year in the life of his native country; a fascinating and gripping narrative featuring such outsized American heroes as Charles Lindbergh, Babe Ruth, and yes Herbert Hoover, and a gallery of criminals (Al Capone), eccentrics (Shipwreck Kelly), and close-mouthed politicians (Calvin Coolidge)
Summary
Recounts the story of a pivotal cultural year in the United States when mainstream pursuits and historical events were marked by contributions by such figures as Charles Lindbergh, Babe Ruth, and Al Capone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2013.
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10220647
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Bryson, Bill
Dewey number
973.91
Index
index present
LC call number
E791
LC item number
.B79 2013b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Nineteen twenty-seven, A.D
  • Popular culture
  • Large type books
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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America, 1927
Label
One summer : America, 1927, Bill Bryson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 663-701) and index
Contents
May : the Kid -- June : the Babe -- July : the President -- August : the anarchists -- September : summer's end
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
751 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375434327
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)826076443
  • (OCoLC)ocn826076443
  • 337902
Label
One summer : America, 1927, Bill Bryson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 663-701) and index
Contents
May : the Kid -- June : the Babe -- July : the President -- August : the anarchists -- September : summer's end
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
751 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375434327
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)826076443
  • (OCoLC)ocn826076443
  • 337902

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