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American Culture in the 1940s (Twentieth-Century American Culture) Paperback – March 27, 2008

ISBN-13: 978-0748624133 ISBN-10: 0748624139

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  • Series: Twentieth-Century American Culture
  • Paperback: 312 pages
  • Publisher: Edinburgh University Press (March 27, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0748624139
  • ISBN-13: 978-0748624133
  • Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.1 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,610,669 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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1 of 5 people found the following review helpful By William H. Young on September 28, 2009
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The 1940s have emerged as a new and popular decade for writers; this cultural history, brief but well written, serves as a fine introduction to the period.
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