The Beer Can by the Highway: Essays on What's American about America

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The Beer Can by the Highway: Essays on What's American about America - Kouwenhoven, John A, Professor, and Ellison, Ralph Waldo (Designer)

First published in 1961, "The Beer Can by the Highway" takes a provocative, wide-ranging look at America's ever-changing physical and intellectual landscapes, from advertising and jazz to Manhattan's skyline and the prairies of the Midwest. The Johns Hopkins edition features a foreword by Ralph Ellison, who praises the work as "one that springs ...