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The partly cloudy patriot

Author: Sarah Vowell
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, [2003, ©2002] ©2003
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of personal stories in which Sarah Vowell examines various aspects of her own life while chronicling the experiences she had while traveling throughout the United States.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Vowell, Sarah, 1969-
Partly cloudy patriot
(OCoLC)53832284
Named Person: Sarah Vowell; Sarah Vowell
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Vowell
ISBN: 9780743233361 0743233360
OCLC Number: 893687594
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (197 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: What he said there --
The first Thanksgiving --
Ike was a handsome man --
God will give you blood to drink in a souvenir shot glass --
The new German cinema --
Democracy and things like that --
Pop-A-Shot --
California as an island --
Dear dead congressman --
The nerd voice --
Rosa Parks, c'est moi --
Tom Cruise makes me nervous --
Underground lunchroom --
Wonder twins --
Cowboys v. Mounties --
The partly cloudy patriot --
State of the Union --
Tom Landry, existentialist, dead at 75 --
The strenuous life.
Responsibility: Sarah Vowell.

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From the author who Nick Hornby calls "smart, funny, soulful, and even educational"--a smart, funny, soulful, and even educational collection of first-person experiences about life in America. Vowell  Read more...

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