Brown University


One Summer: America, 1927

by Bill Bryson
Doubleday, October 2013   ISBN: 978-076791940-1
Price: $28.95

"...Bryson himself is captivated by the events of summer, 1927. And why not? They included Charles Lindbergh's solo flight over the Atlantic, Sacco and Vanzetti's execution, Gutzon Borglum's start on the sculpting of Mt. Rushmore, the Dempsey-Carpentier fight, and Babe Ruth's 60 home runs—all of which Bryson covers in characteristically sparkling prose."-—Publishers Weekly

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