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The Resource Icons of American popular culture : from P.T. Barnum to Jennifer Lopez, Robert C. Cottrell, (electronic resource)

Icons of American popular culture : from P.T. Barnum to Jennifer Lopez, Robert C. Cottrell, (electronic resource)

Label
Icons of American popular culture : from P.T. Barnum to Jennifer Lopez
Title
Icons of American popular culture
Title remainder
from P.T. Barnum to Jennifer Lopez
Statement of responsibility
Robert C. Cottrell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This appealing book fills in another dimension by tracing the evolution of American popular culture over the past two centuries. In a lengthy chronology of landmark events, this title provides an intriguing window on the social, economic, and political history of our democracy from the antebellum period to the present
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
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Cottrell, Robert C.
Dewey number
306.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E169.1
LC item number
.C787 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Credo Reference (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular culture
  • Celebrities
  • Entertainers
  • National characteristics, American
Label
Icons of American popular culture : from P.T. Barnum to Jennifer Lopez, Robert C. Cottrell, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/sharpepopicons
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- A Chronology of Significant Events in the History of American Popular Culture -- One Democratic Showmen - James Gordon Bennett and P.T. Barnum -- Two Exponents of the Culture of Consumption - Marshall Field and Horatio Alger Jr. -- Three Stars of Vaudeville and Tin Pan Alley - Lillian Russell and Irving Berlin -- Four The Cinematic Artist and the Literary Lion D.W. Griffith and Ernest Hemingway -- Five The "New Woman" and the "New Negro" - Clara Bow and Bessie Smith -- Six Voices of Radical Culture - Margaret Bourke-White and Woody Guthrie -- Seven American Heroes - Hank Greenberg and Edward R. Murrow -- Eight American Rebels - Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley -- Nine American Icons in a Time of Unrest - John F. Kennedy and Muhammad Ali -- Ten American Dreamers - Michael Jordan and Jennifer Lopez
Control code
9781782680512
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (15 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781782680512
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
1 image, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)slc00231272
  • (Credo)sharpepopicons2009
  • (OCoLC)825028297
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Icons of American popular culture : from P.T. Barnum to Jennifer Lopez, Robert C. Cottrell, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/sharpepopicons
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- A Chronology of Significant Events in the History of American Popular Culture -- One Democratic Showmen - James Gordon Bennett and P.T. Barnum -- Two Exponents of the Culture of Consumption - Marshall Field and Horatio Alger Jr. -- Three Stars of Vaudeville and Tin Pan Alley - Lillian Russell and Irving Berlin -- Four The Cinematic Artist and the Literary Lion D.W. Griffith and Ernest Hemingway -- Five The "New Woman" and the "New Negro" - Clara Bow and Bessie Smith -- Six Voices of Radical Culture - Margaret Bourke-White and Woody Guthrie -- Seven American Heroes - Hank Greenberg and Edward R. Murrow -- Eight American Rebels - Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley -- Nine American Icons in a Time of Unrest - John F. Kennedy and Muhammad Ali -- Ten American Dreamers - Michael Jordan and Jennifer Lopez
Control code
9781782680512
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (15 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781782680512
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
1 image, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)slc00231272
  • (Credo)sharpepopicons2009
  • (OCoLC)825028297
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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