Made In America

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Made In America

Travel writer Bill Bryson looks at the language of America and explains the history behind it, including the origins of phrases such as The real McCoy and the G-string why two humble bicycle repairmen from Ohio succeeded in mastering manned flight when the worlds greatest engineers couldnt get a model aircraft off the ground why the assassination of President Garfield Travel writer Bill Bryson looks at the language of America and explains the history behind it, including the origins of phrases such as The real McCoy and the G-string why two humble bicycle repairmen from Ohio succeeded in mastering manned flight when the worlds greatest engineers couldnt get a model aircraft off the ground why the assassination of President Garfield led to the invention of air conditioning and how a lonesome hamburger stand at the end of Route 66 provided the inspiration for McDonalds.


Details
Title Made In America
Author Bill Bryson
ISBN-13 9780749397395
ISBN-10 0749397395
Publisher Arrow (a Division of Random House Group)
Language English
Edition NA
Height 198 mm
Width 129 mm
Thickness 8 mm
Binding Paperback
Pages 496