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One summer : America, 1927

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: [New York] : Random House, Inc., [2013]
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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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).
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Bryson
ISBN: 9780739315293 0739315293 9780804127356 0804127352
OCLC Number: 854900302
Notes: Title from container.
Compact discs.
Duration: 17:00:00.
Cast: Read by the author.
Description: 14 audio discs (1020 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: May : the Kid --
June : the Babe --
July : the President --
August : the anarchists --
September : summer's end.
Responsibility: Bill Bryson.

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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).

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