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Made in America : eight great all-American creations

Author: Murray I Suid; Ron Harris
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, ©1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the rise of eight phenomena of modern American culture: Coca-Cola, Superman, Monopoly, King Kong, Levi's, Frisbees, television, and McDonald's.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Suid, Murray I.
Made in America.
Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, ©1978
(OCoLC)891414040
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Murray I Suid; Ron Harris
ISBN: 0201070731 9780201070736 020107074X 9780201070743
OCLC Number: 4036862
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 186 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Superman --
Superman Through the Years --
How Superman Flies --
The History of Comics --
Comics in Other Lands --
How a Comic is Made --
A Comic Dictionary --
How to Collect Comics --
How to Get into Comics Fandom --
How to Draw Comics --
How to Put On Your Own "Radio" Plays --
Coca-Cola --
The Soda Fountain --
Coca-Cola and Santa --
Coca-Cola Through the Years --
The Coke Bottle --
Advertising Coca-Cola --
What is the Sepret Formula? --
How to Invent Your Own Drinks --
The Frisbee --
How to Throw a Frisbee --
How to Catch a Frisbee --
How to Train Your Dog to Catch Frisbees --
How to Play Folf --
How to Play Guts Frisbee --
How to Stage a Frisbee Relay Race --
Television --
How Television Works --
Feast or Famine --
The Rating Game --
And Now a Word About the Sponsor --
Miracle or Monster --
Television on Trial --
Beyond the Channels --
Distant Visions --
How to Put Yourself On --
Behind the Scenes of the Six O'Clock News --
Monopoly --
Early Days of Monopoly --
Atlantic City, Home of Monopoly --
Monopoly Around the World --
The Biggest Monopoly Gaine in the World --
How to Make Your Own Rules --
King Kong --
The Story of King Kong --
Who Was King Kong? --
How to Be a Movie Magician --
How to Make a Movie --
How to Make a Flip-book --
How to Do Stop-Motion Animation --
Levi's --
Frontier to Fashion --
The Legend of Levi's --
How Levi's Are Made --
How to Dress Them Up --
How to Recycle Your Denims --
How to Be a Rodeo Star --
The Zipper --
McDonald's --
From Beef to Burger --
Behind the Scenes at McDonald's --
Working at McDonald's --
Hainburger History --
How to Make Homemade Burgers --
Reading List --
Credit --
Index
Responsibility: by Murray Suid and Ron Harris.

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Discusses the rise of eight phenomena of modern American culture: Coca-Cola, Superman, Monopoly, King Kong, Levi's, Frisbees, television, and McDonald's.

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