Surrounded by Reality: The Best of Doug Moe on Madison

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Jones Books, 2005 - History - 234 pages
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The stories in this book offer a fair view of recent and not-so-recent life in Madison, Wisconsin, and include a tale about the man who got rich writing the Oscar Mayer wiener jingle, as well as one about a young hitchhiker who had decided to try to start her life over in Madison, but never made it to the city.

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Doug Moe is a daily columnist about the city of Madison for "The Capital Times "and is a former editor of "Madison Magazine," He is also the author of several books, including "The World of Mike Royko," a Chicago Tribune Choice Selection of the Year, and "Lords of the Ring: The Triumph and Tragedy of College Boxing's Greatest Team," He lives in Madison, Wisconsin.

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