1 edition of 1927 and the rise of modern America found in the catalog.
1927 and the rise of modern America
Charles J. Shindo
Includes bibliographical references (p. -232) and index.
|Statement||Charles J. Shindo|
|Series||CultureAmerica, Culture America|
|LC Classifications||E791 .S55 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 244 p. :|
|Number of Pages||244|
|LC Control Number||2009052269|
For the general non-fiction reader, ‘One Summer: America, ’ is an entertaining, interesting and informative look at a pivotal season in the history of the United States. Highly recommended for fans of Bill Bryson’s other books and anyone with an interest in the s. The Rise of America’s Prison Empire Essay Words 8 Pages When envisioning a prison, one often conceptualizes a grisly scene of hardened rapists and murderers wandering aimlessly down the darkened halls of Alcatraz, as opposed to a pleasant facility catering to the needs of troubled souls.
The Model T, sold by the Ford Motor Company from to , was the earliest effort to make a car that most people could actually buy. Modern . An Amazon Best Book of the Month, October It’s amazing what a talented writer at the top of his game can do with a seemingly narrow topic. The title of Bill Bryson’s latest sums up the simplicity of his task: to document the “most extraordinary summer” of , beginning with Charles Lindbergh’s successful flight across the :
For those who felt daunted by such a welter of literary possibility, a helpful new phenomenon, the book club, had just made its debut. The Book-of-the-Month Club was founded in and was followed the next year by the Literary Guild.” ― Bill Bryson, quote from One Summer: America, The s is the decade when America's economy grew 42%. Mass production spread new consumer goods into every household. The modern auto and airline industries were born. The U.S. victory in World War I gave the country its first experience of being a global power. Soldiers returning home from Europe brought with them a new perspective, energy.
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One Summer: America, New York: Doubleday. ISBN Churchill, Allen (). The Year the World Went Mad. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell. Shindo, Charles J. (). and the Rise of Modern America. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas. ISBN Centuries: 19th century, 20th century, 21st century.Bryson portrays Lindbergh’s rise to fame against a fascinating backdrop of other events that were overlapping and interwoven with his attempt to do the impossible.
The s, Bryson says, were a. Stitching together important life events, insightful anecdotes, and primary sources, Fleming (Amelia Lost, rev. 3/11; The Family Romanov, rev. 7/14) creates a cohesive and comprehensive biography of a charismatic, flawed figure. Charles Lindbergh made history with his solo transatlantic flight from New York City to Paris, and the resulting fame kept him in the public eye for the rest of.