Farewell to the twentieth century : : a compendium of the absurd

Title Farewell to the twentieth century : : a compendium of the absurd
Names Berton, Pierre.
Book Number DBG01739
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation In almost fifty vignettes, Berton lampoons some of the stranger features of twentieth-century customs. His pet peeves include top-fifty radio stations, instant coffee, and perfumed magazine ads. He also speculates on how supersonic airliners will show full-length movies on short flights and wine critics who actually swallow the wine. 1996. Unrated. Marrakesh title.
Narrator Skelton, Harry.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Unrated.
LC Subject Popular culture - Canada - History - 20th century
Popular culture - United States - History - 20th century
Canada - Social life and customs - 20th century
United States - Social life and customs - 20th century
Nonfiction
Downloadable books
Talking books
Call Number 306.09710904 ANF
Language English
Released 1996
Publication Info Toronto : CNIB, 1996
Original Publication Recorded from: Toronto : Doubleday Canada, c1996. 0385255772
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