How to Describe America’s Character Through Its Favorite How-To Books - The New York Times

In “Americanon,” Jess McHugh catalogs the country’s virtues and foibles by examining the history of almanacs, dictionaries, etiquette guides and other practical books.
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In “Americanon,” Jess McHugh catalogs the country’s virtues and foibles by examining the history of almanacs, dictionaries, etiquette guides and other practical books.