Hamburger America

Hamburger America

One Man's Cross-country Odyssey to Find the Best Burgers in the Nation

Book - 2008
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Whether you're an armchair traveler, a serious hamburger connoisseur, or a curious adventurer up for a road trip, Hamburger America will be your guide to reclaiming this precious slice of Americana. No other food says "America" like the hamburger, and documentary filmmaker George Motz has made it his personal mission to save our nation's unique burger identity. He has traveled across the country in search of the best burger joints - those that have survived outside the fast-food mainstream - and has documented their rich histories and one-of-a-kind taste experiences. This edition of the book includes George Motz's 1 hour documentary "Hamburger America" that profiles 8 burger joints across the USA.
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa. ; London : Running, 2008.
ISBN: 9780762431021
Branch Call Number: 647.9573 M923
Characteristics: 299 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 24 cm. + 1 videodisc.


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Apr 21, 2013

Great burger joints? I could not agree with some of his choices - they may be cheaper but that does not qualify them for the best. For example, The Chuckbox in Scottsdale, AZ is much better than Dick's.

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