Popular Fads and Crazes Through American History [2 volumes]

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Nancy Hendricksauthor

Nancy Hendricks holds a doctorate in education and is an award-winning author whose books include ABC-CLIO's America's First Ladies: The Remarkable Women of the White House.

Popular Fads and Crazes Through American History [2 volumes]

20180831

Greenwood

Pages 920
Topics Popular Culture

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Popular Fads and Crazes Through American History [2 volumes]

Author(s): Hendricks, Nancy;
Contributors: Hendricks, Nancy;
Abstract:

This informative two-volume set provides readers with an understanding of the fads and crazes that have taken America by storm from colonial times to the present. Entries cover a range of topics, including food, entertainment, fashion, music, and language.


• Presents well-researched, factual material accessibly and engagingly

• Presents what was popular in each decade through short sidebars

• Illustrates what today's readers have in common with Americans of the past

• Includes a historical overview of each decade

• Contains a Glossary of Slang, a bibliography, and suggestions for further reading on each decade

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Nancy Hendricksauthor

Nancy Hendricks holds a doctorate in education and is an award-winning author whose books include ABC-CLIO's America's First Ladies: The Remarkable Women of the White House.

eISBN-13: 9781440851834
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440851827
Imprint: Greenwood
Pages: 920
Publication Date: 20180831