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American culture in the 1930s

Author: David Eldridge
Publisher: Edinburgh, UK : Edinburgh University Press, ©2008.
Series: Twentieth-century American culture.
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From the Publisher: This book provides an insightful overview of the major cultural forms of 1930s America: literature and drama, music and radio, film and photography, art and design, and a chapter on the role of the federal government in the development of the arts. The intellectual context of 1930s American culture is a strong feature, whilst case studies of influential texts and practitioners of the decade-from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Eldridge, David (David Nicholas), 1973-
American culture in the 1930s.
Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2009379436
(OCoLC)226360318
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Eldridge
ISBN: 0748629777 9780748629770 9780748622580 0748622586 9780748622597 0748622594 9786611947668 6611947663
OCLC Number: 311819155
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxvii, 259 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Chronology of 1930s American culture --
Introduction: Intellectual context --
1. Literature and drama --
2. Film and photography --
3. Music and radio --
4. Art and design --
5. New Deal culture --
Conclusion: Cultural legacy of the 1930s --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Twentieth-century American culture.
Responsibility: David Eldridge.

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