Friday, August 13, 2010
In just a few short weeks summer will be over. Time to say goodbye to the extra daylight, daytrips to the coast and weekend barbecue parties. But alas, all good things must come to an end. Why not escape from those end-of-summer blues with a good book? Here’s a sneak peek at some forthcoming reads that will be hitting the shelves this fall.
“American Colossus: The Triumph of Capitalism, 1865-1900” (Doubleday, Oct. 2010)
By H.W. Brands, the Dickson Allen Anderson Centennial Professor of…