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Making the list : a cultural history of the American bestseller, 1900-1999 : as seen through the annual bestseller lists of Publishers Weekly

Author: Michael Korda
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using the annual hardcover best seller lists from "The Bookman" and then "Publishers Weekly," examines twentieth-century American social, cultural, and historical trends through the lens of popular literature.
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Genre/Form: Bibliographies
Bibliography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Korda
ISBN: 9780760725597 0760725594
OCLC Number: 47805111
Description: xxviii, 228 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: 1900-1909 --
1910-1919 --
1920-1929 --
1930-1939 --
1940-1949 --
1950-1959 --
1960-1969 --
1970-1979 --
1980-1989 --
1990-1999.
Responsibility: Michael Korda.

Abstract:

Using the annual hardcover best seller lists from "The Bookman" and then "Publishers Weekly," examines twentieth-century American social, cultural, and historical trends through the lens of popular literature.

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