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America Day by Day
America Day by Day
Author: Simone De Beauvoir
Here is the ultimate American road book, one with a perspective unlike that of any other. In January 1947 Simone de Beauvoir landed at La Guardia airport and began a four-month journey that took her from one coast of the United States to the other, and back again. Embraced by the Cond Nast set in a swirl of cocktail parties in New York, ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780520209794
ISBN-10: 0520209796
Publication Date: 1/5/1999
Pages: 390
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Publisher: University of California Press
Book Type: Hardcover
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Wonderful travel journal froma four month tour of the United States in 1948. Simone de Beauvoir has some very direct and forceful descriptions of racism, intellectual life and life in general in the United States.


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