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Made in America

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: London : Black Swan, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An entertaining, anecdotal look at the origins of language and ideas in the USA. Bryson explains why two bicycle repairmen from Ohio succeeded in mastering manned flight, why the assassination of  Read more...

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Named Person: Bill Bryson; Bill Bryson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Bryson
ISBN: 0552998052 9780552998055
OCLC Number: 39159361
Notes: Originally published: London : Secker & Warburg, 1994.
Description: xv, 478 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Bill Bryson ; illustrated by Bruce McCall.

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"A tremendously sassy work, full of zip, pizzazz and all those other great American qualities" -- Will Self Independent on Sunday "Immensely entertaining... a sharp eye for odd facts and amusing Read more...

 
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