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The Damned and the Beautiful : American Youth in the 1920s

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Explores the changes that occurred as young people of the 1920s broke with nineteenth-century traditions, and assesses the impact of those changes on American life, then and now.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 134.62 x 198.12 x 33.02mm | 498.95g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • tables
  • 0195024923
  • 9780195024920
  • 1,296,098

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"Superb work."--William L. O'Neill, Rutgers Univ."Excellent...convincing, well-written, and thoroughly documented....This social history provides an approach for the study of youth of later decades: the sixties particularly."--Social Science Quarterly"Should be on the reading list of any United States history course on the period between the two world wars."--Historianshow more

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