The Cultural Front: The Laboring of American Culture in the Twentieth Century

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$39.95
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580
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6.0 X 1.7 X 9.1 inches | 2.0 pounds
Language
English
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Paperback
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9781844674640
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About the Author

Michael Denning teaches American Studies at Yale University. He is the author of Mechanic Accents, Cover Stories, Culture in the Age of Three Worlds, and The Cultural Front.

Reviews

The breadth of his study is stunning Denning has produced a work that will sit alongside Warren Susman s Culture as History as the deepest contemplation of Depression-era popular (and high) culture.
A truly wonderful piece of history.
Denning appears to have read, heard and seen it all. --Adam Shatz
As fresh a synthesis of the distinctive culture of the 1930s and 1940s as you are likely to find anywhere.
An immense achievement the most important book yet written on American culture in the age of the CIO.
"A truly wonderful piece of history."--"The Progressive"
"As fresh a synthesis of the distinctive culture of the 1930s and 1940s as you are likely to find anywhere."--"Times Literary Supplement"
"An immense achievement ... the most important book yet written on American culture in the age of the CIO."--"Journal of American History"
A truly wonderful piece of history. "The Progressive"
As fresh a synthesis of the distinctive culture of the 1930s and 1940s as you are likely to find anywhere. "Times Literary Supplement"
An immense achievement ... the most important book yet written on American culture in the age of the CIO. "Journal of American History""