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From Mae to Madonna women entertainers in twentieth-century America

Author: June Sochen
Publisher: Lexington The University Press of Kentucky Ann Arbor, Michigan ProQuest © 1999 [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Entertainers were the first group of successful women to capture the public eye, taking to the stage in vaudeville and film and redefining their place in society. June Sochen introduces the white, African American, and Latina women who danced on Broadway, fell on bananas in silent films, and wisecracked in smoky clubs, as well as the modern icons of today's movies and popular music. Sochen considers such women as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Online-Publikation
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: June Sochen
ISBN: 9780813149806 0813149800
OCLC Number: 901100306
Accession No: (DE-599)HEB354198742 (OCoLC)901100306
Notes: Literaturverzeichnis: Seite [221]-223
Description based upon print version of record
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (240 Seiten) Illustrationen.
Other Titles: From Mae to Madonna : women entertainers in 20th America
Responsibility: June Sochen

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