The Mirror Makers

The Mirror Makers : A History of American Advertising and Its Creators

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Stephen Fox explores the consistently cyclical nature of advertising from its beginning. A substantial new introduction updates this lively, anecdotal history of advertising into the mid-1990s.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 416 pages
  • 149.86 x 231.14 x 22.86mm | 294.83g
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • Illini Books
  • 0252066596
  • 9780252066597
  • 81,175

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"Arguably the best general history of advertising." -- New York Times Review of Books. "A fascinating account." -- Andrew Hacker, New York Times Book Review (front-page review)
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About Stephen Fox

Stephen Fox, a freelance writer, is the author of Big Leagues: Professional Baseball, Football, and Basketball in National Memory, Blood and Power: Organized Crime in Twentieth-Century America, and other books. Fox lives in Somerville, Mass.
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