"The author's own prose is, as ever, a marvelous mix of gleeful energy and whip-around-the-neck control, and his book is a gas to read."
—Charles C. Mann, Wall Street Journal
—Caitlin Flanagan, New York Times Book Review
—James Sullivan, Boston Globe
—Dwight Garner, New York Times
—Don Oldenburg, USA Today
—Nate Hopper, Time
—Henry L. Carrigan Jr., BookPage
—John McWhorter, Vox
"An entertaining and informative romp, thanks to Wolfe's patented stylistic hijinks. It may raise more questions than it answers, but that may well be its greatest virtue....very funny."
—Frank Wilson, Philadelphia Inquirer
—Clarke Crutchfield, Richmond Times-Dispatch
—Jeff Simon, The Buffalo News
—Chris Knight, Counterpunch
—Ina Hughs, Knoxville News Sentinel
—New York Post