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The twenties / Alan Jenkins.


New York : Universe Books, 1974.
ISBN 0876632088, 9780876632086

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
E169.1 .J46 1974 Available Request
American
LIB stacks
E169.1 .J46 Available Request
Howard
Founders Library stacks
E169.1 J46 1974 Available Request
Subjects Arte E Sociedade.
Civilization.
Great Britain -- Civilization -- 20th century.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 1918-1945.
Great Britain.
Manners and customs.
Nineteen twenties.
United States -- Civilization -- 1918-1945.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 1918-1945.
United States.
Description 256 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Copyright Date 1974.
Notes Includes index.
Summary The author combines personal anecdotes with historical data in this social commentary on England and the United States during the 1920's.
Contents Child's eye view -- Let's do it! -- Wheel and wings -- David and family -- Bobs, shingles and camibockers -- Dream of fair women -- Political animals -- Elusive cadences -- Mad dogs and Englishmen -- Sport life -- People unlike us -- Music ho! --- Literary life -- Best sellers -- Editor's easy chair -- Radio music box -- Lively arts -- Where was god? -- Mysterious universes -- Significant form -- Away from it all -- Crash! -- -- Illustration acknowledgments -- Index.
Geographic Area Great Britain
United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1091895
(OCoLC)ocm01091895
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Jenkins, Alan, 1914-
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