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 Download Only
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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