One summer : America, 1927 / Bill Bryson.

Bryson, Bill, author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 16 copies at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 4 copies at Dorchester County Library.

Current holds

1 current hold with 28 total copies.

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Dorchester - St. George Main Library 973.91 BRY (Text) 30018004438269 Adult New Books Available -
Dorchester - St. George Main Library 973.91 BRY (Text) 30018004455883 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780767919401 (hc)
  • Physical Description: 509 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First United States Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 459-480) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: May : the Kid -- June : the Babe -- July : the President -- August : the anarchists -- September : summer's end.
Summary, etc.: Bryson examines closely the events and personalities of the summer of 1927 when America's story was one of brawling adventure, reckless optimism, and delirious energy.
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.
Subject: Popular culture > United States > History > 20th century.
United States > History > 1919-1933.
United States > Social conditions > 1918-1932.
United States > Social life and customs > 1918-1945.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture.
HISTORY / United States / 20th Century.
HISTORY / Social History.