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Description - American Places by William Zinsser

Setting out in the spring of 1990 'to look for America', when patriotic travel was suddenly back in fashion, William Zinsser made first-time pilgrimages to some of America's most cherished and visited historic sites: Mount Rushmore, Rockefeller Center, Yellowstone National Park, Pearl Harbor, even the "corny and obvious" Niagara Falls. At these and his other iconic destinations, Zinsser unlearned cliched assumptions and rediscovered fundamental truths about America. Originally published in 1992, AMERICAN PLACES and the ideals that Zinsser discovers these places represent will never go out of fashion.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781589880344
ISBN-10: 158988034X
Format: Paperback
(140mm x 215mm x mm)
Pages: 193
Imprint: Paul Dry Books, Inc
Publisher: Paul Dry Books, Inc
Publish Date: 1-Apr-2007
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - William Zinsser

William Zinsser is a writer, editor, and teacher. He teaches at The New School in New York, his hometown, and at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

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