One Summer

One Summer

America’s summer of 1927 saw the birth of talking pictures, the invention of television, the peak of Al Capone’s reign of terror, the ill-conceived decision that led to the Great Depression, and an impossible amount more. In this book of brawling adventure, reckless optimism and delirious energy, Bryson takes us back to a forgotten summer when America came of age and changed the world forever.




One summer

De zomer van 1927 [Recensie] Bill Bryson is een schrijver van populair wetenschappelijke boeken. Hij werd bekend met ‘A short history of nearly everything’. In tegenstelling tot deze bestseller die...

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